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“night walk”(4 reviews)
“great guide”(2 reviews)
“cloud forest”(4 reviews)
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Your personal guide to Monteverde and the highlands of Costa Rica Monteverde and the highlands of Costa Rica attract scientists, bird watchers, and wildlife lovers from all over the world. Its biodiversity covers: virgin cloud forests and...more
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Monteverde, Santa Elena 11-5556, Costa Rica
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+506 8633 0391
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

I went on a tour with Johnny to see wildlife at curiacancha. He never asked me in the emails how many people were going. I am a solo traveller and when he arrived in the morning he was visibly annoyed that it was just me...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Johnny V, Propietario at Johnny Villegas, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

Thank you for your comment, unfunded you didn't enjoy the tour, where because I remeber ask you like the walk you tell me you where really happy with all we have see, I pick up you at 7:30am and dropp off at 11:45am, I know...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

Wonderfully knowledgeable and very accommodating, Johnny took us on a wonderful and atmospheric night tour, the best of our trip!

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited Monteverde and wanted a guided nature hike to familiarize us with the local plants and animals. We hired Johnny Villegas and were really happy with the day. His price was very inclusive. Park entry, coffee and snack and transportation was...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Bill B
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Johnny is a great guide. He is extremely knowledgeable and passionate about his job. He took us on a night walk and we were able to see Sloths, vipers, frogs, etc. If you are going to do any type of guided tour, day or night,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at the Monteverde Cloud forest, thanks to Johnny. We are a family of 4, with two teenagers. Johnny made sure we got to see the elusive (sort of) Quetzal, tarantula, sloth, and a lot of birds. This rain forest is...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

My family had the wonderful opportunity to experience the cloud forest at night with Johnny Villegas. Johnny provided a knowledgeable, enthusiastic tour that resonated with our 14 year old son & 12 year old daughter. Tour highlights included seeing a sloth, toucans, and viper and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Johnny has been our guide for a night tour in the cloud forest. This guy is really nice, fun and you can feel his strong passion for the nature, which is contagious! He’s super talented...we don’t know how he can do it, but he spotted...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Had a great time with Johnny. He tailored the pace to suit the needs of our group. Great knowledge about the flora and fauna of this special part of the world. Highlights included seeing a motmot and three wattled bellbird. All round nice guy

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 25 August 2015

This guy is great. He found us loads of birds to see, he is really informative and he is fun to spend time with.

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 26 March 2015

A part from the top knowledge about any living thing in monteverde, he's a very special and lovely person. Had a great time with u brother, hope to see you soon again! pura vida!! :) Fede&Fay

Date of experience: March 2015
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Pura Vida.... Yes the same tour same price...
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Dave M
20 March 2016|
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Response from JohnnylovesNature | Property representative |
Hello.. Yes our Monteverde Cloud forest tours are private and semiprivate .I pick you up in Santa Elena down town. 6:50am, 11:15am or 2:30pm Tour are fro 2 to 3 hours my rate is $25 per person Entrace fee are NOT included
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