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Arenal and Fortuna Guided Tours

#25 of 79 Outdoor Activities in La Fortuna de San Carlos Features Animals
Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 8626 9348
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Our private trail offer a lot of wildlife just 5 minutes away from downtown La Fortuna, this tour are for nature lovers, Giovanni has 20 years guiding in the area so he has a lot of information to share with you. We offer 3 different tours: Early Birdwachting Tour: from 6 AM we will walk around the trails looking colorful birds and other wildlife like: slots, toucans, frogs, snakes, parrots and some other animals of the rainforest. This hike includes Costa Rican typical breakfast. Sunset Hike Tour: we start at 3 PM where wildlife get active again seeing colorful birds in the bird feeders next to the reception area. Following we will follow the trails in order to get a close up view to slots, toucans, parrots, caimans, frogs and more. Amazing Night Hike: explore the forest when is more active, at night; amazing creatures go out; we will look different frog species, bats, insects, fire flies and much more.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 8626 9348
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked the morning and the night tour on the same day. We came across this destination on tripadvisor because both of us are more interested in nature/animals than the adrenaline filled activities that are quite common (and certainly enjoyable) in the area. Contact: Contact...More

Thank nils102
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had an unforgettable experience with Giovanni. We stumbled across him through Trip Advisor, and after reading reviews, booked in to meet him at his private trail at 5:30am Giovanni offered us bread and made us delicious coffee before we embarked out...More

1  Thank Rob G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Geovanni was super nice. He talked to us about the sloths, frogs, and birds. We walked the trails learning about and viewing the amazing animals and location. We had a wonderful time and would visit again.

Thank Gloria E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Geo is so passionate about what he does, this was perhaps the best of our nature tours in Costa Rica. After meeting us at his trail at 5.30 he offered us coffee and bread all the time keeping his eye out for creatures we needed...More

Thank ki_holland23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You WIILL see the red-eye frog VERY CLOSE in the wild, you will see tucans, sloths, birds, different frogs, lizards... in the wild. Thank you, Bogarin. Now I am in Saint Petersburg and I miss Costa Rica and all those animals. Please, keep them safety,...More

Thank Parkol N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Geovanni was the best guide ever. This is an absolutely must do in La Fortuna. We saw plenty of animals such as sloths, red eyed frogs, iguanas, butterflies and numerous different types of birds including parrots and humminbirds. In addition to that, Geovanni is such...More

Thank Caroline A
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The Bogarin Trail tour was excellent! Our guide has been developing the trail and guiding tours for the last 30 years. He has an amazing eye for finding wildlife and is incredibly knowledgeable. Affordably priced and worth the trip!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I arrived at the Bogarin Nature Trail too late in the day to walk the whole thing, but I was certainly impressed with what I did see before the sun set! The path is well groomed and wide, which gives it a spacious feel; yet...More

Thank Adkmthiker
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Our host Ian at La Fortuna Suites recommended Giovanni, so we came for a tour, and it was excellent. We saw crakes, boat billed herons, chachalacas, iguanas, a motmot, tanagers, poison dart frogs, SLOTHS(!!!), an alligator, and a RED EYED TREE FROG, and more birds...More

Thank Kymberlie D
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

First and foremost Giovanni is a great guide. I visited this trail at the urging of the hotel owner. It was close by and he mentioned that Giovanni was a true naturalist and was incredibly knowledgeable about the plants,birds, animals and ecosystem in the area....More

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What is the question? I spent some time here Pennie, and would be happy to help, just let me know what it is you want to know. The message cut off so it is unclear.