Parque das Aves is an internationally recognized rescue and conservation centre for birds, located in the middle of the rich and exuberant Atlantic Rainforest, neighbour of the Iguaçu National Park. Backstage Experience is your opportunity to have a look inside of our work during a tour that lasts 1 ½ hours. It includes access to restricted areas and the privileged contact with some birds, featuring feeding of toucans and other species and the opportunity to better understand the conservation and rescue programs at Parque das Aves.
Languages: Portuguese and English
Times: 7:30 am, 10:30 am, 2 pm and 4 pm
The 7:30 am tour happens while Parque das Aves is still closed to the public, allowing the participants of Backstage Experience total tranquility.
Duration: 1 ½ hours
Price: R$ 200 per person
The tour may include:
Baby Station: get to know a baby bird and understand how the incubation room works;
Psittacine training: learn about the importance of training for birds and the technical team;
Toucan feeding: join our technical team in feeding toucans.
Depending on the time, it may also include one or more of the following:
. Hand feeding of flamingo chicks;
. Observe the feeding of a native woodpecker;
. Get to know one of our endangered Atlantic Rainforest parrots, ambassadors of their species;
. Enter into our aviary of rescued songbirds and feed the campo troupial;
. Sensorial activity of touch with caterpillar of a caligo butterfly (also known as owl butterfly);
At the end of the experience, you will be taken to an outdoor deck in the middle of a butterfly garden, and have the privilege of interacting with a macaw, as well as refreshing yourself with seasonal drinks and fruits.
As animal welfare is our absolute priority, the content of the tours can vary without further notice.
Daily tours with limited vacancies.