January 28th we decided to visit the Naples Zoo so we bought tickets online, which saves money, and headed down. Just after we entered was a reptile demonstration so we headed right to it.
The blue cover gives a strange light color to the demonstration area. This is how it looked before the demonstration started.
The first reptile, a non-venomous snake.
Then a monitor lizard.
Now we get the venomous snakes.
A diamondback rattlesnake.
Next we went on the plant tour. The Naples Zoo started as a botanical garden and added the animals later. The tour was quite interesting but didn't lend itself to photos. It did give us a tour of the zoo.
Now we had time to see the animals.
These are local turtles around the alligator pond.
One of the many alligators.
Another shot of the turtles.
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