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Rainforest Night Walk and Authentic Costa Rican Dinner from La Fortuna

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    What to Expect
    The trail will go around the mirrored lakes to the frog sanctuary, which is an area dedicated to the regeneration and natural reproduction of frog species. Here you will discover a large amount of species such as the dart frog and the bull frog, the smallest and largest species in Costa Rica, as well as the spectacular Red Eyed Tree Frog, and the beautiful Glass Frog. After the tour, a delicious Costa Rican dinner prepared on a wood burning stove will await us. We will enjoy our dinner viewing the lights of the valleys of San Carlos. Afterwards we will return to La Fortuna.
    • Discover the country's nocturnal wonders in a night experience
    • See species like nocturnal frogs, birds, mammals, insects, bats and more.
    • Delicious authentic Costa Rican dinner prepared on a wood burning stove.
    • We will enjoy our dinner viewing the lights of the valleys of San Carlos.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Departs from your La Fortuna hotel. Pickups from hotels that are located too far from La Fortuna town or the main road near the volcano may have extra charge.
    Departure Time
    5:00 PM
    Duration
    4h
    Inclusions
    • Bottled water
    • Delicious Costa Rican dinner prepared on a wood burning stove
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan with Wi-Fi
    • Flashlights and lanterns
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • May be operated by a multilingual guide
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    It was the perfect evening. When the sun sets, the jungle becomes alive! Fascinating. The guide would point out creatures that we would have never seen without him. And it was followed by a delicious authentic supper cooked in an outdoor kitchen. Strongly recommend.

    Date of experience: January 2019
    Thank Isabelle S
    Reviewed 7 August 2019

    First off I would like to recommend Ecoterra tours -- they have several to choose from - we did 3 while on our trip. This tour was very enjoyable. It is on the property owned by the Mendez family- Auto (spelling probably wrong) is the...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 425lisab425
    Reviewed 28 July 2019

    It was a beautiful trip and the guides were great. They were experts in finding animals and they took there time so we were able to watch everything nicely. The transfer went very well and in time. It was a very pleasant stay at the...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank martijnvhoof
    Reviewed 14 June 2019

    When you look at the options for excursions in Costa Rica, this one may not stand out when viewed side-by-side with ziplining, repelling, or whitewater rafting. HOWEVER, it is one of the best things you can do if you want to get up close and...More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    1  Thank baberger
    Ricardo V, Guest Relations Manager at Ecoterra Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2019

    Dear Customer, Thanks a lot for your comments! We are glad to know that you had such a good experience with Jason at Méndez's house, also that you were able to see that much wildlife on both trips. It is very satisfying when our clients...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2019

    As someone who has been to Costa Rica and other parts of Central america and stayed with families, this tour was a bit culturally odd for me. You take a ~45min bus ride to the lovely residence of the Mendez family, who appear to be...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Cuoghi E
    Ricardo V, Guest Relations Manager at Ecoterra Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2019

    Dear Customer, Greetings from Ecoterra Costa Rica Team! Thank you for your comments; we really appreciate your valuable opinion. Like many other tours offered by Ecoterra Expeditions, the main idea of Rainforest Night Walk is to offer our clients an authentic experience where they can...More

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    Fairly flat. Single file, it was dark, so flashlight is definitely good to have. They gave us all headlights to use. I recommend you stick close with the guide as he is very knowledgeable and has lots of interesting facts... More
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    • Duration: 4h
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    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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