Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge

Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge, Tour, Costa Rica

Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge, Costa Rica






The Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge is considered to be of the best sites on the continent for bird watching. In addition to an abundance of birds, Caño Negro is also home to many exciting animals, such as sloth, three types of monkeys, caimans, lizards, bats, and a variety of flora native of the wetlands.

The tour to this beautiful region leaves from La Fortuna and travels approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes to Los Chiles, a rustic village just three kilometers from the Nicaraguan border. Then begin the boat ride up the wetlands, where you will see many birds and animal species. Lunch is included on the tour. This tour can be done also on Kayaks or Canoes.