Reptiland & Hacienda Baru

Reptiland &
Hacienda Baru

• REGION: Central Pacific
• LOCATION: Manuel Antonio
• LEVEL: Easy
• MINIMUM AGE: 8 years
• APPROX PICK UP TIME: 6:00 am
• DURATION: Full Day Activity
• WHAT TO BRING: hiking shoes, binoculars, sun block, hat, sun glasses, mosquito repellent
• WHAT’S INCLUDED: Bilingual Naturalist guide, snacks, breakfast, lunch, transportation and entrance fee

The Rainforest Bird Watching Hike begins shortly after daybreak. Your expert guide will take you through old cacao plantations and up into the rainforest. After a couple of hours of hiking and experiencing the early morning jungle, you will arrive at the campsite where you may observe birds at your leisure while your guide fixes coffee and sweet rolls, granola and milk. You will hike through primary forest in search of the birds particular to that habitat. The dense forest provides unlimited hiding places, and birding here is definitely hard work. With a little luck, you will be rewarded with sightings of some of the more elusive birds such as: trogons, motmots, antshrikes, manakins, tinamous, curassows among others. Hacienda Barú National Wildlife Refuge.

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