Zoológico do CIGS
Estrada da Ponte Negra 750
Manaus , 69033-000
+55 92 3233 1517 (Tourist Information)
When one thinks of the Amazon, one cannot ignore its rich flora and fauna. Zoológico do CIGS brings to you this very aspect of the world-renowned rainforests. With about 60 species of animals and over 5,000 visitors per month, this is one of the city's most popular attractions. One of the zoo's primary activities is aimed at the preservation and protection of animals. There is also a research team, that is in collaboration with the state government and the army to look after the welfare of the animals. From large spotted jaguars and cougars to the exotic Amazon toucans, the zoo gives you the feeling of being in a rain forest. This place is especially popular amongst tourists and children.