Discover the gorgeous natural wonders of this privately owned reserve. World famous, the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve offers a great diversity of flora and fauna, including the Resplendent Quetzal, one of the most beautiful birds on our continent. Managed by the Tropical Science Center, the Monteverde Reserve is well known for it is diverse vegetation, which supports six different life zones. The Reserve is comprised of more than 90% virgin forest. It contains an extremely high biological diversity, including over 2,500 plant species (among them 420 different kinds of orchids), 100 species of mammals, 400 bird species, 120 reptilian and amphibian species, and thousands of insects. Resplendent quetzals, three wattle bellbirds and bare necked umbrella birds are just a few of the birds found here. This 25,945-acre reserve boasts nine well-marked trails extending on for a total of about 8 miles. This reserve is a must-see for anyone visiting the area.
|Dec 16, 12 - Dec 15, 13||Monteverde||58.75||37.50|
Notes: Tour Includes: Transportation, entrance to the reserve, bilingual naturalist guide.
What to Bring: Insect repellent, comfortable walking shoes and a light rain jacket, camera, film and drinking water.
- Must be in good physical condition.
Child Rate Notes: Children under 6 years old are not allowed.
Country: Costa Rica
Duration: 3.5 hours
Min. Passengers: 2
Starting at: 7:30 AM & 5:30 PM
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