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Monkey Jungle

Monkey Jungle is a popular reserve and home to almost 400 primates across 30 species. These include orangutans, spider monkeys, gibbons, guenons, the highly endangered Brazilian golden lion tamarin, Java monkeys, and more. The Monkey Jungle story began in 1933, when the curious animal behaviorist Joseph DuMond released six Javanese monkeys into the wilderness of a densely forested Florida hill so he could study their behavior. Monkey Jungle is located in Suburban Miami’s Cutler Bay, just off U.S. Highway 1. It is the only protected habitat for endangered primates in America which permits public exploration.

  • Watch Java monkeys display their diving skills by retrieving items from a pool during scheduled feedings at Monkey Jungle, Miami.
  • Move from frolicking primates to friendly parrots at the aviary, a sanctuary offering a safe, spacious, and natural habitat for displaced parrots or parrots from people unable to look after them.
  • Buy cuddly primate collectibles and other fun gifts and souvenirs from the Miami Monkey Jungle Gift Shop and Snack Bar, and have a hotdog or pizza on the way out.

Miami International Airport (MIA) is the gateway to Florida. Metrorail trains from the airport’s Central Station connect Monkey Jungle via the South and North Dade stations, as do free Tri-Rail shuttles from Fort Lauderdale Airport. Additionally, leading interstate bus operators have regular services to the city and connect to local public bus networks and Metrorail trains, both of which ply to most places of tourist interest. Monkey Jungle is also easily accessible by car via one of three impressive highways into Dade County. Taxi and car hire services are available at the airport, hotels, railway stations, and throughout the city.

Hotels near Monkey Jungle

30 hotels near Monkey Jungle

1 Floridian Hotel

3 stars
4.0 / 5 6 reviews

990 N Homestead Boulevard Map

Situated just a mile from Homestead Bayfront Marina and other go-to area attractions, Floridian Hotel makes for convenience for holidaymakers travelling through this part of Florida. A Homestead... More

2 Budget Host Inn Florida City

3 stars
2.5 / 5 2 reviews

815 North Krome Avenue Map

Providing comfortable accommodation and friendly environment, the Budget Host Inn is the perfect place for wonderful vacation. GeneralAfter a busy day, you can relax by taking a refreshing dip in... More

3 Best Miami Hotel

2 stars
2.1 / 5 11 reviews

5959 S.W. 71st Map

Best Miami Hotel provides modern accommodation in a friendly atmosphere for an enjoyable vacation. This property is only two blocks from shopping at the Shops at Sunset Place and four blocks from... More

4 Fairway Inn

2 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

100 SE 1st Avenue Map

Offering distinctive services, this property offers comfortable accommodation and convenient facilities and is an ideal place to stay in Florida. GeneralAfter an exhausting day, you can refresh... More