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Curi Cancha Reserve

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Curi Cancha Nature Reserve Admission Ticket
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“the reserve”(170 reviews)
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To protect of natural resources of the planet operating through an economically and environmentally sustainable business that preserves local forests and biodiversity, benefits people of the area, and provides the highest quality experience for the...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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300 meters west of the Monteverde Cheese Factory, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve 60109, Costa Rica
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+506 2645 6915
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Reviewed yesterday

This reserve spans both dry forest and cloud forest, providing a wider array of birds and wildlife. Trails are beautifully maintained. The hummingbird feeders are an excellent location to see (and learn) all the local hummers. For a first-time birder to Monteverde, I would recommend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BirdingFreak
Reviewed 6 days ago

We hired a guide to take us on a private tour. This was the second reserve on our tour. It was a great place to visit for a few different reasons. We were able to spot six different types of birds before we even made...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MichaelDTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the reserve based on reviews and were not disappointed. We booked a semi private tour but as it turns out we had Jorge all to ourselves. He is passionate and really knows his stuff. Jorge showed us lots of birds, flora and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ArnieMac
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience at Curi Cancha with David. He spoke excellent English and had lots of patience for me as I practiced my Spanish. We were there to see the Quetzal and we saw both a female and a male. We would have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tweeting_Travel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We will remember thia visit our whole life. We were offered to book a guide at the reception and we accepted, even if we had planned to walk alone. What a great decision! Our guide, David Madrigal, is a young naturalist guide, so passionate about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Matthieu G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't reserve a tour but when offered at the reserve entrance to join a guided tour we agreed and it proved to be a great decision thanks to the excellent naturalist guide - Jorge Alpizar. The Reserve is beautiful with good hiking trails and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank arikkleinstein
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A well managed reserve with the bonus of guaranteed hummingbird action. Tracks well maintained and good facilities

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of my favorite day and night hikes while in Monteverde. The staff is knowledgeable and friendly with good english, and the grounds were vibrant and teeming with cloud forest life. I definitely recommend taking a guided stroll through the reserve and seeing...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Matts_Mundo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A smaller park - we thought we would see more animals but mostly saw some birds. This was the only hike where there were lots of mosquitos!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kim R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a night walk with David and it was very interesting. Although it was raining pouring and therefore we did not see a lot of animals (we still saw few, including an armadillo), David made our tour worth going! He is very passionate about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Travelingismyhobby
3 December 2018|
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Response from Reserva Curi-Ca... M | Property representative |
Hello You could try sending us an email again. It could be that the website was not working. Apologies for the inconvenience
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31 December 2017|
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Response from Reserva Curi-Ca... M | Property representative |
Hello! The guided Natural History Tour runs everyday at 8 am and 1 pm. This tour lasts approximately 3 hours and costs $20 per person for guide fees for the semi-private option (groups no larger than 9) or $55 per person... More
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
I used Oscar who is listed and he set me up with an excellent person. He was listed under Travel Advisor. There are guides on site and also, there is the Chamber of Commerce in Monteverde, itself. Curi Cancha is fairly... More
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