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Day Trip to Caño Negro Including Río Frio Boat Experience from La Fortuna

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  • Day Trip to Caño Negro
  • Experience one of the nation's most biologically diverse wildlife reserves
  • Spend a day having up close encounters with nature
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Day Trip to Caño Negro Including Río Frio Boat Experience from La Fortuna
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Day Trip to Caño Negro Including Río Frio Boat Experience from La Fortuna
USD 75.00
Overview
This well-rounded tour is the perfect way for nature lovers to experience the best of Costa Rica's outdoor beauty. Enjoy a scenic boated on the Rio Frio with departure near the border of Nicaragua. Cruise through the Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge and see the incredible biodiversity that makes this nation to unique. You'll have up close encounters with birds, snakes, herons and other animals, as well as various species of monkeys and sloths.
What to Expect
Nature lovers will enjoy a day traveling along the Rio Frio in the Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge--widely considered one of the most biologically diverse parts of Costa Rica. You'll see migratory birds, a variety of monkey species, lizards and more. 

Your friendly driver will collect you from your hotel and transport you in air-conditioned comfort to Los Chiles, about 1.5 hours away. This dynamic village near the Nicaraguan border is the starting point for your river exploration. The 2.5-hour floating safari through topical rain forest is led by a professional bilingual guide who will point out colorful bird species, a variety of monkeys and other wildlife unique to the area. After seeing one of the nation's most biologically diverse environments, you'll settle in for a traditional lunch that includes local coffee, fresh fruit and natural juices at the Rio Frio Restaurant.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Excellent day out even in the rain

The trip was excellent from start to finish. Pick up was prompt from hotel. The drive in led to many interesting sightings. Refreshments on arrival. Boats were covered which is good for rain and sun. Easy to move around boat and see animals or take...More

Thank packyderm
AventurasArenal, General Manager at Aventuras Arenal, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for share your experience. It is a pleasure to know that you enjoyed our tour. We hope you return soon. Best regards.

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Brilliant day trip

We took this trip as part of our tour of the country. The boats were very safe with a cover to protect us from the sun which was useful. We were able to move around he boat too take photographs and boy did we take...More

Thank Deryn H
AventurasArenal, Public Relations Manager at Aventuras Arenal, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thanks for your review. Best regards

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Amazing experience

Our guide was super knowledgeable and provided detailed information regarding wildlife and history. I was ecstatic with the monkeys and their habits. We also saw tropical birds, frogs, iguanas, and caimans.

Thank nakaminhu
AventurasArenal, Public Relations Manager at Aventuras Arenal, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thanks for your review. Best regards

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile
Another great tour

We did the day trip to Cano Negro and Rio Frio which was great. The drive takes 1.5-2 hours depending on the traffic but it was interesting looking at the different crops and scenery. The boat trip is around 2.5 hours and we saw lots...More

Thank AJMglobaltraveller
AventurasArenal, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Aventuras Arenal, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

It's a pleasure to know that you like our tour and enjoyed with the guides. We hope, that you back to Costa Rica very soon. Best regards. :)

Reviewed 28 March 2018
well worth the bus ride

We really had a great time. The kids loved the boat ride and access to seeing wildlife close up. It was a very unique trip.

Thank susanL7308PL
AventurasArenal, Public Relations Manager at Aventuras Arenal, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thanks Susan. Best regards

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Response from Sharon L | Reviewed this property |
Our tour included lunch which was at a nice little cantina five minutes from the boats. We stopped for coffee and toilet break before as well as lunch on return. Once on the boat no toilet.
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