Costa Rica is a birdwatcher´s dream come true! Featuring about
1/10th of the WORLD´S total bird species, roughly about 900 different
species, Costa Rica has more bird species than Europe and the U.S.
combined which lends to top-notch birdwatching!!
Join this Birdwatching-Tour-at-Kekoldi-Indian-Reserve adventure around the grounds of the Kekoldi Indian Reserve in Costa Rica's Caribbean Rainforest. This birding tour takes you to an actual migratory bird watching observation tower in the middle of the tropical forest! This place is considered to be the third most important in the world for the observation of birds of prey. Accompanied by your naturalist guide, you'll make stops along the way to spot birds in the different habitats around the area. Once at the viewpoint, it's showtime! You could spot anywhere from 50,000 to 450,000 birds on a single day during the migratory season!!
Some of the avian stars you may see during the migratory seasons include:
Hawks, Parrots, Herons, Red-headed buzzards, Toucans, Tanagers, Falcons, Honeycreepers, Euphonies, Storks, Manaquines, Flycatchers, Orioles and Trogons.
In addition, you can always see a variety of hummingbirds, the endemic black-chested magpie and the impressive Buco Barbon making Birdwatching at Kekoldi Indigenous Reserve a must visit on every Birdwatcher´s list.
Departures: 7:00 a.m. approx. (Can be adjusted for cruise ship itineraries, however bird watching is best early in the morning)
Length: Approx. 3 hours.
Children: Children 7 and up. Children 7-11 pay kids price.
Meeting Location: Your hotel in Puerto Viejo, Cahuita or Limon Cruise Ship Pier. Further instructions and pick up time will accompany your voucher. Cruise Passengers, please note that transportation is available from the cruise ship with a minimum of 4 people. If you are a group of less than 4, you may possibly be put on standby until we can confirm more guests from your ship will participate in the same activity.
Insider Tip: Migration takes place from north to south between August and December, and from south to north between February and May. Yet there´s a great variety of endemic species all year round!
Cruise Ship Passengers: Save money by booking this tour with us! Get ready for some real bird time and come along on this Birdwatching-Tour-at-Kekoldi-Indian-Reserve adventure in Costa Rica´s Caribbean Rainforest.
Restrictions: This tour is not suitable for pregnant women or children under 7.
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