Nosara Refuge for Wildlife, Nosara

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Wildlife Area
Learn about various wild creatures at Nosara Refuge for Wildlife, a rescue center for displaced, injured, and orphaned jungle animals established in 1999. The refuge aims to release animals back into the wild and administers long-term care for creatures that can’t go back their habitats. Watch for the refuge’s specialty--howler monkeys--of which there are many at the center. Be assured that your money goes toward the upkeep of a nonprofit organization and will directly benefit the animals. You will need an advanced reservation to visit the facility. To visit Nosara Refuge for Wildlife on your holiday in Nosara, and find out what else Nosara has to offer, use our Nosara vacation builder.
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  • Brenda Bombard founded this refuge to save howler monkeys (all injured wildlife welcome however). It's wonderful to see someone so passionate about saving creatures who are helpless. She involves the ...  more »
  • The Nosara Refuge for Wildlife perfoms a very important service, rescuing and rehabilitating animals (mostly the howler monkey) and returning them to the wild. It is worth supporting. The visit is mos...  more »
  • Amazing refuge created by a loving woman who has dedicated her life to healing jungle animals. She and her hospital are an inspiration to all of humanity.  more »