Our mission is the rescue, rehabilitation, release and research of sloths and conserving the Costa Rican rainforest. To help sustain this, we offer fun and informative tours, Tuesday to Sunday (closed Monday.)


  • Available Tuesday through Sunday, starting on the hour from 8AM–2PM.
  • Does not require reservations.


  • Requires pre-payment and advance reservation to secure your requested date.
  • Insider’s AM Tour is primarily reserved for guests of the Buttercup Inn.
  • Demand is high because there are only two Insider’s Tours given per day. Reserve your spot!
  • Reservations are held for 24 hours after the PayPal invoice is issued. If invoice remains unpaid after 24 hours, the space is released.
  • Admission/donation:
    • Adults and children 11 and older: $150 per person
    • Children 5-10: $75 per person
    • Children under 4: free
  • Important: We require that you arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start of your tour for check-in and payment. Therefore, please allow sufficient time for transportation to the Sanctuary and parking.
  • Maximum 6 participants per tour (unless family or friends traveling together).