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Curi Cancha Reserve

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To protect of natural resources of the planet operating through an economically and environmentally sustainable business that preserves local forests and biodiversity, benefits people of the area, and provides the highest quality experience for the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
300 meters west of the Monteverde Cheese Factory, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve 60109, Costa Rica
+506 2645 6915
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All reviews curi cancha the reserve great reserve guided tour cloud forest resplendent quetzal bell birds spider monkeys birds including secondary forest maintained trails hotel belmar strangler figs danilo brenes great trails flora and fauna private guide
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Reviewed 5 days ago

In september 2018 we did a morning walk with our guide David Madrigal R. He is very enthusiastic, has a lot of knowledge. He was very helpful with taking pictures through the telescope. He made short films with funny comments with our iPhones. Thanks to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not cheap at USD 15 per person, but if you're in the right season with the right guide, lots to see. Oscar Castillo of Nasua Tours; oscarcasmej@gmail.com - our deeply knowledgeable and passionate private guide - showed us not just one but two resplendent quetzals,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to see tons of birds and other life! My group had a guide named David! He was amazing and made the experience even better, his passion rubbed off on everyone in the group and we had a blast! I would definitely recommend getting...More

Thank Abi O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed Curi Cancha much more than Monteverde Cloud Frest National Park. It is smaller but there are much fewer people. You can feel being nature more and see the wild animals and birds more easily even without a guide. We have our own binoculars,...More

Thank YA5018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here on an early morning tour with our guide Esteban Mendez (look him up, he has a website, HIGHLY recommended). This is an amazing reserve without the crowds of people. We saw 3 quetzals plus a bunch of other animals. The entrance ticket...More

1  Thank Papadroid
Reviewed 6 September 2018

If you're looking for a guided tour in the Monteverde area Christian Mena is an excellent choice. Extremely knowledgeable with a great eye for spotting wildlife. Funny and personable. Speaks English and Spanish fluently.

1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We very much enjoyed our morning guided tour with Jorje. He helped us to see a wide range of wildlife across the different forest habitats and made it very interesting for all ages including our two children (aged 8 and 11). Jorje had a great...More

Thank wanderlust7313
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Our guide David was just fantastic. He had not only a diverse and profound knowledge about botany and biology. He also interfered us the importance of nature conservancy, animal Protection and to live in harmony with nature. Thank you for the great Tour, we will...More

Thank Franzi80110
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We really enjoyed our tour, saw loads of wildlife and learnt a lot from our guide who was incredibly enthusiastic, knowledgeable and eloquent. We would highly recommend asking for David who we are sure is the best guide! We saw quetzals, spider monkeys, a viper,...More

1  Thank sophie c
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This reserve is a beautiful place - we spent a few hours with David exploring, all the reserve had to offer. We saw some wonderful birds, and insects, agouti, a coati, as well as lots of plants. David was very knowledgeable and friendly guide with...More

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30 December 2017|
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Response from Reserva Curi-Ca... M | Property representative |
Hello! The guided Natural History Tour runs everyday at 8 am and 1 pm. This tour lasts approximately 3 hours and costs $20 per person for guide fees for the semi-private option (groups no larger than 9) or $55 per person... More
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
I used Oscar who is listed and he set me up with an excellent person. He was listed under Travel Advisor. There are guides on site and also, there is the Chamber of Commerce in Monteverde, itself. Curi Cancha is fairly... More
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
I paid about $32 for the night tour at Monteverde with transportation and the same $15 plus $20 for Curi Cancha w/transportation. Very delighted. Make tour arrangements there through TA or the local chamber or onsite at... More