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Ave Azul de la Osa is a federally licensed Avicultural compound, supporting conservation through captive propagation.Owner / Director of Ave Azul de la Osa, Patrick S. Dunn was director of Kauai Zoological Gardens and curator of birds for 8 years...more
Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Ave Azul de la Osa, Carate, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
During my stay there, I had a great time with all the hiking and birdwatching and the beach not too far away. The host were most gracious and very informative about their bird farm and bird and animal life of the area. They helped me...More
We visited Ave Azul de la Osa today and it was just wonderful. Patrick is the most enthusiastic and inspiring host with a true, life long passion for birds and other wildlife. Well worth a visit, both for the birds and the stories.
My friend and I spent two nights at Ave Azul de la Osa, an incredible oasis in the midst of the Osa jungle. Easy to get to, just off the main road. While Patric and Rubyanne's guest accommodations were very comfortable, Patric's knowledge about the...More
I met Patrick one night in the local supermarket and I just felt the passion in his voice when he is explaining what his project is about so I decided to go there the next day. Its an amazing place, him and Rubyann are great...More
Patrick and Rubyanne are so friendly. This was a great couple of hours spent on our rest day after our 2 day hike through Corcovado National Park. The kids (and adults) found it very educational and the birds are beautiful!
Patrick D, Owner at Ave Azul de la Osa, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2018
Thanks soooo much for the comment and hope to see you again so etime!
We had a fantastic trip to Ave Azul in February. Having visited Patricks place a couple of times back in 2013 I knew we had to come for a longer stay. We spent a few nights in the guest house which is beautiful and fully...More
I am so glad that I visited here. They are extremely knowledgable and gracious. The hiking trails are excellent. They have a very nice guest house for rent also. When I return, I will be sure to visit here again! Thank you Patrick and RubyAnn!...More
Had a great visit there. Amazing birds, and Patrick and Rubby Ann are welcoming and so nice to talk to about the area and the birds. The museum is really interesting, and we learned a lot. Overall a great visit! Love the remote location. Be...More
Patrick D, Owner at Ave Azul de la Osa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018
Thanks soooo much for your visit and checking in with Trip Advisor. We do hope you went a way with a little more knowledge than you came with. Hope to see you again someday too!
Patrick, the owner of Ave Azul, is a brilliant, inspiring and knowledgeable bird breeder/lover. We visited Patric's and Rubyann's house where the sanctuary is. Patric was very hospitable, shared his extensive knowledge about the birds and conservation work. Patric also showed us around the natural...More
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Patrick D, Owner at Ave Azul de la Osa, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018
WOW! Thanks so much for the very positive feedback. So glad you had such a memorable time here at Ave Azul. Hoe you will return soon.