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Tarantulas Way

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ABSOLUTELY MUST DO tour and guide when in Cahuita

Tarantula's Way is an actual tarantula burrow-filled path on land owned by guide Christian Eberle... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
HappyinHK888
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Hong Kong, China
Amazing! Incredible!

We booked the tour with Chris on a short notice (A family with 4 kids). Communication and meeting... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
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Visit the tarantulas way with me together at night to explore the rain forest from Cahuita. Bird-eating spiders, frogs, bats and many insects with warranty. Listen the night sounds of nature on a leisurely stroll through a Zoo without fences. This...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rio Suarez frente Parque National, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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+506 8720 3253
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Tarantula's Way is an actual tarantula burrow-filled path on land owned by guide Christian Eberle in Cahuita, so it's unique in Costa Rica. I wasn't sure if wanted to visit this part of CR, and traveled from Totuguero just to take this night tour after...More

2  Thank HappyinHK888
Reviewed 14 September 2018

We booked the tour with Chris on a short notice (A family with 4 kids). Communication and meeting point coordination was easy using WhatsApp. Chris is a wildlife expert and his ability to spot animals at night is just amazing. We saw (and patted) tarantulas,...More

1  Thank Almog A
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We booked the tour because of all the other reviews we had read. We were not disappointed! Chris is amazing with the animals and not only is he very knowledgeable but he also respects them and is a wonderful guardian to all of them as...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

It is a must do, visiting Cahuita and/or surrounding Porto Viejo. For us: it is a must do in Costa Rica. Looking for a propper night tour we found Chris. Indisputable an expert in his field (Snakes, Spiders and nocturous animals in general) and a...More

1  Thank MrH490
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Chris knew everything I mean everything. He was very nice and respectful he listened to all are questions and answered them truly. We saw lots of animals (Eye-lash viper, sloth, , caiman, bullet ants, tarantulas ect.)

1  Thank DonnaLouis
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We spent the most exciting 3 hours walking a stretch of less than 0.5 km in the forest along „tarantula‘s way“. Experiencing nature in pitch black darkness with Chris, equipped with only flash light and camera, is nothing short of exhilarating! He knows where to...More

2  Thank Alfred S
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Won’t repeat - all prior reviews are spot on. This is an excellent tour, and even some rain didn’t prevent a terrific experience. Saw so much ... It’s a must!

2  Thank Nene M
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

We have done several night tours to see animals and this was definitely the best one. Chris has an unbelievable talent for spotting animals and knows many things upon them, especially snakes, spiders and insects.

2  Thank Rodger4113
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This has to be one of the best night tour available in Costa Rica as I have done one in Manuel Antonio and one in Monte Verde this past year. Christian is very kind and has an amazing eye and a keen sense in finding...More

2  Thank imi1240
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

If you are staying in Cahuita, I deeply recommend the night walk with Chris. He has a lot of patience and knowledge and within 2,5 hours we could see many tarantulas, snakes, spiders, sloths, opossums etc. It was a great experience that gave a really...More

2  Thank Juliane S
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35 colones is about $.06. Maybe you could convert to dollars?
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Here's info on Chris. facebook nighttours1 or call him: 00506-87203253.
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