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Curi Cancha Reserve

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300 meters west of the Monteverde Cheese Factory, 60109, Costa Rica
+506 2645 6915
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We had an excellent tour with David Madrigal! He is the best guide we had in Costa Rica. We saw... read more

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So much better than Monteverde!

Go to Monteverde gift shop to see the hummingbirds. Then sign up for a tour here. We can in the... read more

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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 visitor. Walk along beautiful natural trails with an experienced guide and see different species of birds and mammals. Learn about the amazing diversity of the cloud forest.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
300 meters west of the Monteverde Cheese Factory, 60109, Costa Rica
+506 2645 6915
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had an excellent tour with David Madrigal! He is the best guide we had in Costa Rica. We saw mut-mut, agusti, hemingbirds, etc. And I finally saw the incredible quetzal!! David was very pleasant, passionate by his work and also very profesionnal. I highly...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Go to Monteverde gift shop to see the hummingbirds. Then sign up for a tour here. We can in the afternoon and David was still able to find us some beautiful birds. His enthusiasm was infectious. We had the park to ourselves!

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took a guided tour with Koky and we highly recommend him and this daytime tour. We were lucky enough to see toucans, quetzals and other spectacular wildlife only with the help of Koky. He is highly knowledgable and we were in awe the entire...More

Thank ENO77
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

David is very knowledgable friendly and works hard at pleasing his guests We went for a night walk on January 20, 2018 We saw an agouti, an olingo, a two toed sloth, a tarantula, 2 species of scorpions, an owl, a wood thrush, a Lessons...More

Thank mikehZ4230UX
Reviewed 3 days ago

Please no guide waste of money. Reception staff very Nice! Clean and well maintained trails. Just beautiful and reasonnable entrance fee for a change!

Thank rocket55
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went on a Guided tour of the Curi-Canche Reserve with Koki; a local guide. We saw so many amazing birds. The Resplendent Quetzal, blue headed Mot Mot, and many others. We also saw several Agouti’s. Just an amazing experience.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 6 days ago

A lot quieter than the Monteverde reserve - fewer people in generally smaller groups. Very knowledgeable guides eager to show you as much as possible. And indeed, there is a huge amount to see in terms of bird life. Toucanets and Quetzals are the highlight...More

Thank Ar123687
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to visit. This was our first trip to Costa Rica so we havent visited any other Parks for a comparison but we throughly enjoyed it. To get the best from this place you need to get a early star, 6-6.30 when the...More

2  Thank X4brummies
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a lovely hike in this nature reserve and saw a lifetime's worth of hummingbirds! It's a bird watcher's paradise. Magnificent Flora and fauna.

Thank natasha2929
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a private guided tour (with our hotel guide Rodiber Martinez- see my review for monteverde lodge and gardens for more info on this great experience!). This is a beautiful reserve with a great mix of habitats, well maintained trails and very...More

1  Thank sunrise_skylark
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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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30 December 2017|
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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
Rosa I
16 March 2017|
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
I paid about $32 for the night tour at Monteverde with transportation and the same $15 plus $20 for Curi Cancha w/transportation. Very delighted. Make tour arrangements there through TA or the local chamber or onsite at... More