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Naturalist Michael Araya Flores

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Michael is amazing. Extremely knowledgeable and patient. I highly recommend booking a tour with... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Diana R
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Worth every penny and more.

We were part of a larger group. Michael broke us into groups of about 12, each with a naturalist... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Hiking tours in Manuel Antonio National Park, Rainmaker tour and Carara National Park. This tours are 100% naturalist.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Quepos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Michael is amazing. Extremely knowledgeable and patient. I highly recommend booking a tour with him. Thank you Michael for a great adventure. We will have to come back for more.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were part of a larger group. Michael broke us into groups of about 12, each with a naturalist that carried a large spotting scope. Our guide, Mile, was excellent; she is enthusiastic, knowledgeable, helpful, and highly fluent in English. And she has an eagle-eye....More

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Manuel Antonio National Park is an extremely diverse and beautiful ecosystem. I reached out to Michael via email prior to our July visit to Manuel Antonio. He was very quick to respond and gave us great advice on what the park and tour would be...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

I was in Costa Rica with a group of 13 women for a friends birthday. We had a tour with Michael and he was incredible! We learned so much and had so much fun!More

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Michael A, Propietario at Naturalist Michael Araya Flores, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello There, first i have to say thank you for taking your time and writing this review and by the other hand I'm so happy hearing that you had a wonderful time in my tour that really means a lot to me because I really...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018

We were a party of 4 that were going to be joined by another 6 but we spoke mostly English and they spoke only Spanish, so Michael divided us up into two groups so we could get personalized attention in our own language. (Very Kind!)...More

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Michael A, Propietario at Naturalist Michael Araya Flores, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello first i have to say I'm very happy hearing that you had a great time with me, actually is my pleasure to take you any time in any of my tours and for sure remember that you have a good friend in the area....More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Michael was a great tour guide and naturalist, I am so glad we chose to go with a guide because we saw and learned so much more than we would have if we had gone without a guide. Michael was friendly, knowledgable, enthusiastic, prompt, -...More

Thank Trish H
Michael A, Propietario at Naturalist Michael Araya Flores, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello Mrs Trish first I really appreciate you took your time to write me a review this really means a lot to me when my clients say that they have enjoyed the tour and had a great experience in the area. My love for nature...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough good things about Michael and this tour. He was so friendly and knowledgeable and passionate about Manuel Antonio and the animals we saw. We lucked out because it was just our family in the tour so we were able to get...More

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Michael A, Propietario at Naturalist Michael Araya Flores, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hello Mr Fowler, first of all thank you for taking your time to write a review for our group Naturalist Michael, for our group is more than a pleasure to show you one of most beautiful places in Costa Rica, and for us it is...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We visited this morning the park together with Yanan and he really explained a lot around the different seen animals. Also questions around society, politics and history were very interestingly answered.Great morning in the park THANK YOU.More

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Michael A, Propietario at Naturalist Michael Araya Flores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Hello Mrs Anja First of all, i want to thank you for taking your time and writing a review to our company, for us it is super important to know that our clients have enjoyed their trip on our tour. We as tour guides we...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018

Michael was very quick to respond to my request for a tour in the beautiful Manuel Antonio National Park. Setting up the tour, Michael was very thorough and even picked us up from our hotel. I saw a few other tours while we were in...More

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Michael A, Propietario at Naturalist Michael Araya Flores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Hello first i have to say I'm very happy hearing that you had a great time with me, actually is my pleasure to take you any time in any of my tours and for sure remember that you have a good friend in the area....More

Reviewed 29 June 2018

Wow !!! Michael Araya is the best guide I have ever had on any trip anywhere in the world. I am an experienced traveler. Some people just get it. Michael took pictures of everything we saw through his telescope with our iphones (well nearly everything)....More

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Michael A, Propietario at Naturalist Michael Araya Flores, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Hello Mr Steven, first of all thank you for taking your time and writing as a review for our group Naturalist Michael, for our group is more than a pleasure to show you one of most beautiful places in Costa Rica, so for us it...More

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Paul B
1 May 2018|
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Response from kverden | Reviewed this property |
We just emailed him and he got back to us very quickly. His website is listed on his Trip Advisor page.
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d2lbert
23 March 2018|
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Response from Michael A | Property representative |
Hello there yes we have room available for any time those days, so will be a pleasure for our company Naturalist Michael take you in one of the most beautiful parks in Costa Rica. Pura vida!
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Hello there April is an excellent time to travel in Costa Rica is wonderful weather, suppose the raining season starts but only rain once in a while making a wonderful green, one of the best places to see hummingbirds if you... More
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