Long live the Zoo!

Our Zoo is renowned for its commitment to educating visitors through engaging activities entertaining families and friends. From learning about animals to listening to experts share their stories or participating in artistic activities, our goal extends beyond enjoyment to spreading awareness messages that we can apply to our lives.

The MINSA has officially recognized the Buenaventura Zoo.

El Minsa le otorga reconocimiento oficial al Zoo de Buenaventura

This story began 30 years ago when Mrs. Adriana de Vallarino built a farm “with chickens and roosters so they could have fresh eggs,” she recalled. Then, during the winters, a small lagoon formed where ducks and Wichi Chi arrived. The vision was always to care for the animals that arrived, such as the chicks […]

Criollo’s latest culinary offering

The menu invites you to savor the finest local and global cuisine, incorporating typical ingredients and shaping Buenaventura into an emerging gastronomic destination.

The Marina: Satisfying all your navigation needs

Dock your boat here in Buenaventura for year-round use! This is how the Marina at Buenaventura invites all its users to come. The marina offers wet and dry accommodations for 60 and 34-foot boats and jet skis. Wet docks: Latest generation floating composite docks Protected inner basin 60 docks for boats up to 60 feet […]

Meet Santiago Velázquez, the new Golf professional

Santiago Velázquez, el nuevo profesional del Golf Buenaventura

Santiago came across golf by chance when the soccer team he defended – playing as a goalkeeper – went to a club to participate in a tournament in Colombia (his native country). He strangely looked at the players practicing and thought this must be easy. It only took him three ‘practice’ swings to realize how […]

A year of activities that impact the community: Zoo

“The awareness process begins when visitors first come. This space is our means of connecting to create ties between humans and different species, especially through our tours. Our visitors learn about how these animals came to the zoo and why many can no longer return to nature,” says Rossana, the zoo’s activities agent who organizes […]

A world-class tennis camp

Enthusiasm is the best adjective to define the experience that tennis players of all ages had with the Equelite teachers, the academy of former world number 1: Juan Carlos Ferrero.

Buenaventura expands toward the west

Continuing with the master plan outlined a few years ago, Buenaventura begins a new process of expansion and land development to the north and west of the border with the Río Chico.