Macaw Recovery Network - Formerly The Ara Project, Punta Islita

4.7
#13 of 64 in Parks in Province of Guanacaste
Must see · Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
Learn about Costa Rica's two endangered macaw species as you tour Macaw Recovery Network - Formerly The Ara Project, where knowledgeable guides educate you and give you the opportunity to get up close and personal with the exotic birds. Located in the midst of remote jungle covered hills, the bird sanctuary breeds scarlet and green macaws before releasing them into the wild. Immerse yourself in the sight and sound of vibrantly colored birds freely flying around and socializing among the tree tops. You must make reservations in advance to secure your visit. See Macaw Recovery Network - Formerly The Ara Project and all Punta Islita has to offer by arranging your trip with our Punta Islita trip planner.
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  • We went for the 7:30 am feeding. Really interesting, and the scarlet macaws are so beautiful. When a pair of them fly in together it is really impressive. These people are doing the hard work of...  more »
  • What a great experience for kids. Very educational. Wish we could have seen more of the grounds, but the snack time was great to watch. Afterwards we saw three macaws on the beach in Punta Islita...  more »

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