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Ecocentro Danaus: Tours & Tickets

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Open Now: 07:30 - 17:00
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Small, private non-profit natural reserve dedicated to the preservation of Costa Rican biodiversity and forest regeneration that is open for tours. Around the facility, you will find sloths (both two and three-toed), a diverse bird population...more
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 17:00
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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+506 2479 7019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I purchased this tour in hopes of seeing a sloth. Mission accomplished! Our tour guide was Elias, and he was awesome! I learned very quickly that in order to see and notice wildlife (for the most part) in Costa Rica you absolutely...More

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Ecocentro Danau... R, General Manager at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks a lot for writing us such great comment! we definately enjoyed your visit ! pura vida Elias

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paz was our guide and was very knowledgeable. We were able to see frogs, leaf-cutter ants, a sleeping sloth, a toucan, caymans, butterflies, lizards and many birds and insects in just a 2 hour tour. It’s a little forest in the middle of fields but...More

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Ecocentro Danau... R, General Manager at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks a lot for you nice words. We highly appreciated your visit! Elias

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Elias is extremely knowledgeable about all what can be seen in this small magnificent reserve from frogs to sloths. We have our phones full of nice memories !

Thank gran066
Ecocentro Danau... R, General Manager at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thanks a lot for the visit! i highlky enjoyed your company! elias

Reviewed 1 week ago

Although very small this unique private reserve offers plenty of opportunities to see wildlife that is living there or just passing through. Pas our pleasant guide gave us lots of interesting detailed information on the birds and animals we saw. I would go again to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Ecocentro Danau... R, General Manager at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot Sylvia. Tour visit and comments help us become better at conserving nature and services.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were fortunate enough to be guided by Elias on our tour. He was friendly, knowledgeable and helped us get amazing photos through his scope on our phone. The kids had so much fun and learned so much! We saw more than one sloth, turtles,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Laila H
Ecocentro Danau... R, General Manager at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot Laila. It was ver nice to had met you. Enjoyed a lot your company at the tour. Greetings Elias

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My hubby and I decided to do this while in Costa Rica for our honeymoon, and we absolutely loved it! Elias was our guide, he was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. He answered any questions we could think of, helped me get some amazing photos just...More

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Ecocentro Danau... R, General Manager at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for choosing Danaus us your night tour place. I was more than blessed with being your tour guide. We hope your come back! Elias

Reviewed 7 September 2019

My daugter (8 years old) and myself enjoyed a lot the guided tour. The reserve is small but full of interesing animals and plants. Elias the guide was excellent, very kind and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Ecocentro Danau... R, General Manager at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2019

Thank you verymuch for the visit. we really hope you liked it! greetings Elias

Reviewed 4 September 2019

We spent three hours having a very informative tour with Elias. We saw many interesting animals including bats and sloths and armadillos. This place is small but perfectly formed and we got more out of this than any other big park we visited in CR....More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Ecocentro Danau... R, General Manager at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2019

Thanks a lot for the visit! hope you liked very much! pura vida! elias

Reviewed 2 September 2019

Our night tour with Elias was one of the highpoints of our wonderful Costa Rica holiday. He Is so knowledgeable, so entertaining, and really made an effort to find wildlife for us to admire, from colourful frogs to fluffy sleeping birds, the glowing eyes of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Ecocentro Danau... R, General Manager at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2019

Thanks a lot for the visit and such motivating comment! e Ecocentro Danaus do our best to provide great service and preserve the wildlife from this Natural reserve! elías

Reviewed 18 August 2019

We did the night tour with Elias and it was an absolutely fantastic time. We started just before dusk and Elias took the time to explain how the evening would go, what we would see and helped us set up our cameras for taking great...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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eliashotoscr, Director General at Ecocentro Danaus, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2019

Thanks a lot for the visit! we highly enjoyed it . elias

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you can book privately or join regular tour group with some more people. book through here tripadvisor
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or phone call 24797019
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