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Address: South Puerto Viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2750 0710
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Mon - Sat 09:30 - 11:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Jaguar Rescue Center Public Tours: Monday - Saturday (closed Sunday) $20...

Jaguar Rescue Center Public Tours: Monday - Saturday (closed Sunday) $20 per person. Children under 10 are FREE! No reservation needed for public tours. 1.5 hours Private Tours: Monday - Saturday (closed Sunday) $60 per person. Children under 10 FREE! Reservation required for private tours. 2.5 hours WHAT TO BRING: The tours are outside and you will be walking. Water, sunblock, rain jacket or poncho, insect repellent, closed shoes. ALSO VISIT LA CEIBA NATURE RESERVE FOR DAY AND EVENING NATURE HIKES

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Wonderful private tour

We booked a private tour. Our guide Elena did a great job. She patiently answered our questions and told us a lot about the animals. You could tell that the people there really... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We booked a private tour. Our guide Elena did a great job. She patiently answered our questions and told us a lot about the animals. You could tell that the people there really love what they're doing and that they take care very well of the animals they've rescued. It was fantastic to see these beautiful animals from so close... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My family and friends enjoyed our visit here. Our guide, Carlotta, was very friendly and informative. We enjoyed hearing about the different animals and what was being done to help them get released back into the wild. They take the pelican to the ocean every week to run around! Seeing the baby sloths were, of course, our favorite. We were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beside being able to see exotic animals up close, and learn many interesting facts about not just the individual animal, but the species as a whole, I was very impressed by the "open door" measures they take to rehab the animals back into the wild at their own pace. Our guide Josephine was very knowledgeable and informative. This place did... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Thank you Charlotte for making this tour interesting and very enjoyable. It's lovely to see how these animals are taken care of and how fortunate we were to be shown all of what is happening here by a professional guide that has an infectiously positive and happy personality coupled with an intelligent mind and topped off with a beautiful voice... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a great time walking around and enjoying the tour. Really informative and got to see loads of animals up close.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is pretty special. The vibe was great, you could really tell each and every person working there loved what they were doing and all work so selflessly for the animals. The owner has dedicated her life to these animals and that really shows here - their main aim is to get the animals safely back in the wild.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I went here a bit sceptical; but after our tour (with I think her name was Skye...) I think this place is absolutely amazing. They are all volunteers; they don't get paid but all of them genuinely love the animals and are exceptionally knowledgeable about them. You ticket is the entrance and a 1hr guide, which is essential- there are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Tour was informative and you get to see lots of animals. The aim of the JRC is to get as many animals as possible back to the wild which is great and for us it made a welcome change from the usual animal rescue places and it was fascinating to learn how they do this. Neither of us are fond... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved hearing all the stories of the lost and armed animals. They are doing such an amazing work there

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Thank solveig0000
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent a very entertaining and informative morning at the rescue center. Lots of international volunteers that do great work here

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