Welcome to the Martinique’s Zoo
In the enchanting setting of the most ancient estate of Martinique, you will find the Martinique Zoo with its monkeys, jaguars, pumas, loriquets, giant anteater, racoons… and hundreds of other indigenous species of the Caribbean. In the restored Latouche Estate, built in 1643, the visitors can enjoy an enlightening and educational tour of the zoo, to discover the animals of course and interact with some of them like in one of half way aviary specially designed for that.
It’s an 1hour and half visit more or less, best to enjoy with ones family…
The restored remains of the Latouche Estate located at the hollows of the valley, are a living testimony of the ancient economic activity of Martinique, and of its rich heritage. During your tour of the Zoo and the estate, you will be able to discover the main house with its typical colonial architecture, or the yams, indigo, and of course cane sugar and rhum wharehouses. Not to forget the famous waterwheel, the ancient aqueduct and the Vauban style dam, forming the estate’s ancient water supply system.
The Tour is specially designed to tend both to the comfort of the visitors and the well being of the animals, the zoo has a brand new approach to this traditional activity. Be our guest and be the recipient of those wonders.
At last a Zoo in Martinique!
Martinique finally has its own Zoo. Located on the north west coast of Martinique, set between the Carbet and Saint Pierre, the Latouche Estate is now the home of hundreds of animal species whether indigenous or from all over the World: Australia, Africa, and of course Central America and South America. The Tour was specially designed to care for the comfort and ease of the visitors, pontoon bridges, cabins, tropical greenhouse, panoramas... In the heavenly gardens of the Estate, an enchanting setting to discover the great cats and monkeys and while doing that discover and educate most pleasantly oneself on the historical and economical heritage of Martinique.