Visitation Park

Visitation Park Animal Rescue ZooAve

This park is located in La Garita de Alajuela, has more than 14 hectares which are divided between the center of visitation Animal Rescue ZooAve, Animal Rescue Clinic (Closed to the public), Wildlife Neotropical Rescue Center (CRVST) closed to the public and the Animal endangered Reproduction Center (CRAVE) closed to the public.

In the park, we have a large number of animal species that have been rescued and for diverse reasons can not be released for reintegration into their habitat. In ZooAve we work daily so that these species have at least space and ideal conditions so they can survive.

Services provided in the park

Animal Rescue Zoo Ave offers visitors a beautiful natural landscape ornamental gardens, an ample parking, rental carts for children, Canopy with four platforms, souvenir shop, ice cream parlor, and restaurant with a variety of dishes.

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We are open daily from 9am to 5pm including weekends and holidays.

Our Prices:
National adult ₡5900
Children ₡2500
Elderly ₡4000
Latin tourist $15
Tourist $20
Foreign student $15

The identification card must be presented at the entrance.

How can you get there?
Park Rules: Dear Visitor

  1. Do not TEASE, DISTURB, TOUCH or THROW anything at animals, including the ones walking freely around the park, specially iguanas and peacocks, because they animals react violently.
  2. Do not feed the animals since they are on a strict died and human food can make them sick.
  3. Pet animals are not permited to enter park.
  4. Alcoholic beverages and people under the influence of liquor/drugs are not allowed into the park.
  5. Always stay on pathways, respect barriers, the singns "NO PASE" means entrace prohibited.
  6. Do not smoke in the park.
  7. Do not run in the park.
  8. Please put trash in the trash cans.
  9. Do not shout or play music because it may disturb animlas.
  10. Do not take pictures with flash.
  11. Take care of vegetation, signs and park installations because is the house of our animals.
  12. If you bring your own food, it must be eaten in the designated picnic areas.
  13. Children must be under the supervisor of an adult at all times. No exceptions.
  14. Rescate Aminal ZooAve reserves the right to either refuse admission or to expel visitors that do not follow these rules. Rescate Animal ZooAve will not be responsible for any accidents that may happen due violation of the listed rules.