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KSTR Monkey Tour

#29 of 43 things to do in Manuel Antonio National Park Features Animals
Manuel Antonio National Park, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
+506 2777 2572
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Great work by the KSTR Team!

This was a very nice educational experience to understand what this organization does to protect... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ethan E
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Broomfield, Colorado
Poor organisation, strange hosts

Don't get me wrong, this project is doing a great job of looking after animals, but the tour was so... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lara E
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
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“baby sloths” (5 reviews)
“titi monkeys” (4 reviews)
“love animals” (3 reviews)
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Manuel Antonio National Park, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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+506 2777 2572

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a very nice educational experience to understand what this organization does to protect the local wildlife. This is not a zoo, but a rescue sanctuary for animals that need it. The guide was extremely knowledgeable and we learned a ton while getting close...More

Thank Ethan E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't get me wrong, this project is doing a great job of looking after animals, but the tour was so badly organised that I can't give any more than 2 stars. The host was so strange, from the moment we turned up it was clear...More

1  Thank Lara E
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Was it exactly what we thought it would be? No. Was it a tad bit expensive? Sure. Would we do it again? 100x YES! This was our first time volunteering on vacation, and it's now going to be a vacation tradition. We were able to...More

Thank luvtotravel007
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I am a great supporter of rescue projects and understand that they need to be supported. This project is small with only a limited number of animals and is on the quaint side rather than impressive. Animals are divided into non-release (monkeys, parrots, sloths, raptors)...More

Thank accipitor
Reviewed 12 December 2016

A lovely morning out . Chip's quiz at the end of the tour is the highlight. What a dedicated team. So lovely to see the wild animals they are rescuing.

Thank Lom2mom
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I knew almost nothing about KSTR's mission before I went on the tour. I was amazed at everything they are involved in and the quality of the tour that they offer. I was face to face with monkeys, parrots and multiple other animals, some I...More

Thank Outquest
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I read about KSTR online because of my research into sloth rescue/sanctuaries and was impressed by their story and their work. The tour was great and I was able to see both the animals that can possibly be released eventually as well as those that...More

1  Thank LMcDowell13
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We booked this tour from the hotel where we stayed. Everything was Well organised and our guide spoke very good english. We had a fantastic Time. Thank you all.

Thank mbermudez2016
Reviewed 30 July 2016

There are other rescue centers in CR which do similar type of work to KSTR and their tours are significantly cheaper. For example, Proyecto Asis near La Fortuna charges $31 for 90 mins tour which is half of what KSTR charges. Also, keep in mind...More

1  Thank HoustonToughguy
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Blue Banyon Inn and took the tour in the morning. The grounds were absolutely beautiful, and you won't encounter a more hospitable and friendly host than the owner, Chip. Marty took us on the tour and it was awesome! Her passion...More

1  Thank Justin P
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spacepilot500
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12 May 2017|
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lorriemarc
How do I get to the reserve from parador hotel? How do I reserve for 2 to visit tomorrow afternoon? Lorrie
23 February 2016|
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Response from Purplecowry |
We have daily tours except Tuesdays. Tours are from 9 to 12 noon and are $60 for adults and $45 for children, including transportation. Please contact us for more information. We will send you a brochure. Thanks so much!
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Dianne Y
We will be driving our own car. What is admission price for adult and under 10 children . how long is tour
10 February 2016|
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Response from Purplecowry |
Hi, we just saw this, sorry about the delay. The tour is $5 less per person if you drive yourself. Adults $55 and Children under 12 $40. Please contact us if you have more questions.
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