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Gandoca - Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge

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“wildlife refuge” (13 reviews)
“costa rica” (8 reviews)
“fruit” (7 reviews)
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+506 2750 9001
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"wildlife refuge"
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"costa rica"
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"fruit"
in 7 reviews
"howler monkeys"
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"eyelash vipers"
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"guided tour"
in 5 reviews
"hour hike"
in 4 reviews
"my wife and i"
in 4 reviews
"my opinion"
in 3 reviews
"lookout point"
in 2 reviews
"natural park"
in 2 reviews
"boa constrictor"
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"entrance fee"
in 2 reviews
"manzanillo"
in 39 reviews
"florentino"
in 19 reviews
"abel"
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"beach"
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

Abel is extremely knowledgeable about the area and wildlife, and shares what he knows with enthusiasm and humor. He books only one group a day, so you are never watching the time. You go at your own pace and see all there is to see....More

2  Thank KatzPA
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Reviewed 10 March 2016

the community is very well organized, they built a small bridge it makes it easier for people to get to Miss May Point. Beautiful and relaxing view, beach is great clean and not crowded.

Thank Naomi V
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Reviewed 22 January 2016

ive been to 54 countries all over the world and most of the top islands, this is the best experience, according to my family member and friends and a lot of travellers

1  Thank venetia919
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

Beautiful nature preserve and beaches. The area is a nice bike ride from PV. Very local feeling. A few restaurants/bars and nice stretches of beach.

Thank Mary H
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Reviewed 1 January 2016

Boat ride was an experienced driver that navigated the waves perfectly while providing ultimate enjoyment through safety, organic food at Punta Mona, and pure enjoyment riding the waves off the Caribbean Coast.

Thank yomamasanangel
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Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

We had a fabulous guide Abel he made this perfect we saw so much wildlife snakes, sloth, frogs, spiders, ants he was great fun and I would highly recommend a trip with him we booked through Caribbean tours opposite our hotel they were extremely helpful...More

1  Thank rosie M
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

If you're staying in Puerto Viejo go directly to Manzanillo and find a guide there, there are plenty, the same that you got with agencies...but you save money! Abel was an awesome guide, ask for him and you won't regret it!!! This park was one...More

1  Thank Brixx84
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Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Gandoca, Manzanillo it's an amazing place, the beach is incredible very safe for children's and if you like to snorkel it's a very nice place to swim around the reef, definitely if you are planning to visit Costa Rica you MUST come to the Caribbean...More

2  Thank David P
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Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

The beach surrounding the refugee makes it all so fresh and windy, really relaxing with the ocean sound and air. A great roads to walk around the refugee, you can spend more than 3 hour walking around this beautiful place. It has recent new buildings,...More

2  Thank MauricioRZCR
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

wonderfull walk tour in the park guided by Abel - group of 3 french persons. Abel is very patient, kind and very friendly. He was very attentive to our expectations, questions, points of interest and provided extensive and comprehensive answers. we saw a lot of...More

1  Thank PAECVO
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