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  2. Alajuela
  3. La Fortuna
  4. Day Trips

Caño Negro by Boat at Río Frío

Product ID: 35864
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It’s considered one of the best sites for bird watching. Caño Negro is also home of: sloths, monkeys, caimans, lizards, bats, and a variety of flora native of the wetlands. We take a boat to navigate for approximately three hours on the river.
About this activity
Duration 10 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Our guides will explain you everything about this marvelous eco-system.
  • The Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge is considered to be of the best sites on the continent for bird watching.
Full description
CAÑO NEGRO WILDLIFE REFUGE TOUR

The Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge is considered to be of the best sites on the continent for bird watching. In addition to an abundance of birds, Caño Negro is also home to many exciting animals, such as sloth, three types of monkeys, caimans, lizards, bats, and a variety of flora native of the wetlands.
Our tour to this beautiful region leaves from La Fortuna and travels approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes to Los Chiles, a rustic village just three kilometers from the Nicaraguan border. Then we begin our boat ride to the wetlands.  .  On the way up, you will see many bird and animal species.  Around noon we will stop along the river for a typical Costa Rican lunch before heading back to Los Chiles to take the bus back to La Fortuna.
Includes
  • Bilingual naturalist guide
  • Transportation in an A/C bus
  • Picnic lunch (vegetarian food available upon request)
  • Beverages

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Hotels Arenal Zona 1

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
What to bring: Light, comfortable clothing, sandals or tennis shoes, binoculars, camera, sunscreen lotion and insect repellent.

Operation Minimum: 2 persons paying as a adults.

Refund or Cancellation:
Cancellation one day in advance (before 5:00 pm): No charge.
Cancellations the day of the Tour: 100% cancellation fee applies.