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Address: Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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+506 8881 5580
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I am an artist and a self employed, free lance, certified nature guide with...

I am an artist and a self employed, free lance, certified nature guide with 15 years of experience working in Costa Rica base in Manuel Antonio. I am passionate about painting, birding, conservation and sharing Costa Rica's rich wild life and habitats with others. I am pleased to offer you a warm welcome to a country of peace and friendship.

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Roy Morales, Fabulous Guide!

Our Airbnb host recommended Roy Morales as our guide for the Manuel Antonio National Park. He arranged to pick us up at our rental house and took us to the park. He organized... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
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Anchorage, Alaska
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Anchorage, Alaska
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

Our Airbnb host recommended Roy Morales as our guide for the Manuel Antonio National Park. He arranged to pick us up at our rental house and took us to the park. He organized our tickets and off we went! It was a fantastic morning, even in the rain. We cited monkeys, sloths, butterflies, lizards, birds, bugs, raccoons, and many more... More 

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Oshawa, Canada
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

There was a slight miscommunication on the date and time of our tour at the beginning, however, Johan quickly made it right and we enjoyed a fabulous tour in Carara National Park and the Tarcoles River. Johan was extremely knowledgeable and a fabulous guide. We quickly realized we would never have seen most of the birds and animals we enjoyed... More 

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Oakhurst, California
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I with another couple went to Manuel Antonio National Park and had Roy Orozco as our guide. I can't say enough about what an amazing, knowledgeable, informative, and just a great guy he was!! We would have never seen or experienced the things we did if we had done this on our own. He has been doing... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

Our group had a fantastic nature walk with Roy Orozco in Manuel Antonio National Park. Roy is an incredible naturalist; we all learned a lot about the fauna of the park - monkeys, deer, toads, lizards, two species of snakes, but most importantly, birds! You won't find a better birding guide. He is excellent at identifying birds by sight and... More 

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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Birding Pals and our guide Tavi made this quick dip into Costa Rica's wild bird treasures an unqualified success by every measure: Quality of Guide Services, comfort of transportation, excellence in lodging and meals, numbers of species seen, and the amazingly low cost for all this wonderment. Cheers to Roy Orozco, representative of Birling Pals in Costa Rica, and to... More 

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Phoenix, Az
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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

When we arrived in MA we contacted Johan to arrange a tour, he was booked but immediately he had Roy contact us who set us up for a tour with Karen. Transportation picked us up and took us to the park. We are so glad we booked this tour. It is a bit chaotic at the park entrance and Karen... More 

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

Roy is a great guide and so experienced. He is able to spot many things that made our tour most enjoyable and educational. I took my two dauthers 14 and 16 and they were so in to it listening as he found things and showed them to us with his scope. Taking pictures through the scope with an Iphone was... More 

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San Jose, California
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

I arranged for a one day birding trip to Carara NP with Roy Orozco. My guide was Armando who was excellent. He knew where the birds were, taking us off on little side trails to get views of particular target birds, and was amazing at recognizing birds by their calls and songs. Although birds were my main focus, Armando also... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

My husband and I with 8 other people had an amazing birding experience in Costa Rica recently. The itinerary was planned out by Roy Orozco and he gave us an excellent guide Adolfo "Fito" Downs and a safe driver Damian with a very comfortable bus for our group of 10. Fito not only showed us birds but talked to us... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

It was a great 9 days birding tour that was designed by Roy Orozco. We had the very knowledgeable bird guide, Adolfo 'Fito' Downs, took care the trip, found and Identified all the birds, a few animals and plants. It is one of the most enjoyable trips.

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