Juan Castro Blanco Cloud Forest

Juan Castro Blanco
Cloud Forest

• REGION: Northern Plains
• LOCATION: La Fortuna
• LEVEL: Moderate
• MINIMUM AGE: 10 years
• DURATION: Full day
• WHAT TO BRING: Hiking shoes or sneakers, comfortable clothing, raincoat, insect repellent and binoculars
• WHAT’S INCLUDED: Transportation, bilingual naturalist guide, entrance fee, energizing snacks

The Juan Castro Blanco National Park is an excellent place for bird watching; among the treasures you may find is the spectacular Quetzal (Pharomachrus Mocinno), characteristics of its majestic plumage of colors. March and Abril are the best months for observing Quetzals. We will enjoy the 3 km (2 mi.) trail learning about the characteristics of the cloud forest, as well as the importance of this delightful place for the entire northern region of Costa Rica.The tour will end with a delicious lunch in the middle of the Costa Rican cloud forest before returning to La Fortuna.