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Day Trip to Unique Caño Negro from La Fortuna

  • Caño Negro wildlife adventure
  • Learn about local agriculture from an expert guide
  • Journey into nature on a scenic boat ride
Day Trip to Unique Caño Negro from La Fortuna
From USD 65.00
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Day Trip to Unique Caño Negro from La Fortuna
From USD 65.00
Experience the natural beauty of Costa Rice with this tour to Caño Negro from La Fortuna and get an up close look at some of the nation's most colorful birds.
What to Expect
Meet your guide in La Fortuna at 7:30 am and make your way in air-conditioned comfort to Caño Negro, where you'll learn about local plantations and regional crops like yucca, papaya and pineapple. Enjoy a welcome drink and snack at the El Caiman restaurant before journeying by boat into the Rio Frio. Spend 2.5 hours searching for egrets, monkeys, herons, iguanas and indigenous flora. After an exciting excursion into nature, head back to the El Caiman Restaurant and enjoy a typical Costa Rican lunch before heading back to La Fortuna.
Reviews (30)
1 - 5 of 29 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent boat tour in Cano Negro Wildlife refuge

Shuttle pick up in La Fortuna with PIERRE as guide and Antonio as driver. Pierre is fantastic - information galore on area, organic sustanability, programs in C R and knows his animals, birds, vegetation - everything. Super helpful and friendly. Between him and Antonio they...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank MarGarSh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Exceptional Day on Rio Frio

This day cruising Rio Frio was outstanding both for the array of wildlife we saw, but also the quality of service which was exceptional. The whole experience, from our hotel pickup in La Fortuna was friendly, informative, and enlightening about the wildlife, agricultural, and social...More

Thank missrisible
Reviewed 7 November 2018
Amazing trip with super friendly guide

The trip to caño negro was very well organized. The tour guide picked us up at the exactly right time and explained us everything about the landscape and agriculture on our way to caño negro. At the station in the park we got a small...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Jan G
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile
Enjoyable time with a surprise at the end.

We did the day trip with Pierre. Get picked up at hotel, 1.5 hour drive to Cana Negro. On the way Pierre tells you all about interesting facts as you head to the River Safari. As we approach in the bus, our guide is identifying...More

2  Thank Michael_and_Michelle
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile
Cano Negro day trip with wonderful guide!!

I booked a day trip from my hostel to Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge. The guide Joe was wonderful. He was friendly, professional and helped get the best wildlife shots especially of the rare orange howler monkey. The driver and boat captain were also great. It’s...More

2  Thank jmccoy2008
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20 May 2018|
Response from idlewanderlust |
When we did this trip w/ Canoa Aventura, they picked us up at the hotel. I want to say pickup was around 7 or 8 and we got back early afternoon. There were a lot of stops at other hotels along the way and we were at the... More