Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge

Region Northern Region
Contact now

Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge

Ideal for nature lovers of all ages! The Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge and the Rio Frio are considered to be one of the best sites for bird watching and observing wildlife. Here you can find a great variety of resident and migratory birds including the endangered Jabiru, the largest bird in Central America. Caño Negro is also home to many other exciting animals. Howler monkeys, spider monkeys, white-faced monkeys can also be seen on the banks of the river, as well as three-toed sloths and some reptiles like turtles, caimans and basilisk, also known as Jesus Christ lizards. The tour starts with a bus transfer to Los Chiles, a small village only 4 km away from the Nicaraguan border. During this three hour floating safari, a bilingual guide will be showing and pointing out the rich and varied avifauna present in this protected wetland, declared Ramsar Site in 1991. A typical Costa Rican lunch will be served in a restaurant after the safari. This tour is recommended for children of all ages. A whole day tour full of nature!

Included
Transfers, natural juices, bottled water and cookies during the boat tour, lunch and bilingual (English-Spanish) naturalist guide.

What to bring?
Light and comfortable clothing, tennis shoes, binoculars, camera, sunscreen lotion, hat and insect repellent.

Vacation Packages

Adventure in Heaven
Type: Adventure Packages

Visit the three most popular Costa Rica destinations: Arenal, Monteverde and Manuel Antonio. This 10-days adventure package gives you the opportunity to enjoy thrilling adventures, and discover the most amazing regions…

View details
Honeymoon in Paradise
Type: Honeymoon Packages

Your first adventure as newlyweds in the most paradisiac destination in Central America! An entire week full of relaxing time, romantic details, and the most amazing experiences to remember with your loved one.

View details
Costa Rica All Inclusive Vacations
Type: All Inclusive Packages

The Northern Pacific is full of beautiful beaches, but Langosta and Tamarindo Beaches are unique! This all-inclusive package gives you the opportunity to relax in one of the best Costa Rica beaches and combine some adventurous…

View details
Costa Rica Birding
Type: Bird Watching

Costa Rica has only 20,000 square miles, but is home to nearly 900 bird species. Since birding is one of the fastest growing pastimes with more and more enthusiasts around the world, the country has become one of the most…

View details
Perfect Adventure and Honeymoon
Type: Adventure Packages

A package especially designed for the most adventurous couples. 8 days combining romantic Costa Rica destinations with thrilling activities, a recipe that ensures an unforgettable honeymoon.

View details

Hotels from this zone

ROYAL CORIN
City: Arenal

The hotel Royal Corin has 54 rooms with modern finishings which mix with the majesty of the volcano Arenal, all of the rooms have a view of the volcano due to the contruction of the 5 floors of which 3 are for rooms.

View details
Volcano Lodge Hotel & Thermal Experience
City: Arenal

It is located on the side of the road that connects La Fortuna with the Arenal Lake, with direct view to the Arenal Volcano. The lodge has 65 spacious and comfortable rooms with two double beds, private terrace,…

View details
HACIENDA POZO AZUL
City: Sarapiqui

Located at only 90 minutes from San Jose and from Arenal Volcano area, Hacienda Pozo Azul was originally a 2000-acre working ranch; nowadays it also operates different adventures with the highest quality of service and…

View details
HOTEL HACIENDA SUENO AZUL
City: Sarapiqui

1 DBL STANDARD AIR CONDITIONED ROOM Sueño Azul Hotel & Spa is located in Horquetas, Sarapiqui, only one hour and 15 minutes from San Jose. Near to it’s location you can observe…

View details
HACIENDA LA ISLA
City: Sarapiqui

This beautiful Spanish colonial style Hacienda is located in Horquetas de Sarapiqui, only an hour and a half from San Jose. It features 14 exquisite Deluxe rooms and 1 Suite named after an aspect of the Hispanic colonial…

View details
ARENAL MANOA
City: Arenal

View details
LOS LAGOS HOTEL
City: Arenal

The Hotel Los Lagos is located 6 km from Fortuna de San Carlos, on the road to the volcano and about 55 km from the Ciudad Quesada. The 92 rooms are divided in different categories: 23 standard rooms, 14 premium…

View details
THE SPRINGS RESORT & SPA
City: Arenal

The Springs Resort & Spa is located 6 km from Downtown La Fortuna and has 4 restaurants, full service spa, fitness center, sitting areas and hot and cold springs. The rooms and villas all have a volcano…

View details

Activities from this zone

Arenal ATVs Adventure DBL
Region: Northern Region

The best way to discover Arenal is on Fourtrax ATV’s! Savor the powerful presence of Arenal Volcano as you ride through exotic tropical fruit plantations with professional, bilingual guides. Cool off in a natural,…

View details
Peñas Blancas River Safari Floating
Region: Northern Region

Enjoy the sights and the sounds of the rainforest and experience its peacefulness as we quietly paddle the Peñas Blancas river. Monkeys, sloths, iguanas, crocodiles and numerous tropical birds await us!

View details
Arenal Volcano Hike & Hot Springs
Region: Northern Region

Few sites in Costa Rica inspire more respect and admiration than Arenal Volcano. At 5437 feet, its tall and conical shape stands imposing over the pastured green hillsides that surround its base. Although currently in a…

View details
San Carlos Cultural
Region: Northern Region

Tour begins at 8:00 a.m. in La Fortuna. On the way to Don Carlos’s farm, the guide will talk about the history of this town and the peculiar relationship between its inhabitants and the Arenal Volcano; how its activity…

View details
Kayak on Arenal Lake
Region: Northern Region

Enjoy a pleasant time kayaking on Lake Arenal with breath-taking view of the Arenal Volcano and during your trip, you may observe different species of birds like the “Flycatcher”, “Kingfisher”, “Great…

View details
Arenal Sky Tram - Trek
Region: Northern Region

The Sky Tram ends in a wide observation platform on the highest point of the Arenal Reserve, where you can sit down on comfortable chairs to enjoy the view. You cand admire from the platform the volcano, the lake, the mountain…

View details
Rio Celeste Hiking Full Day
Region: Northern Region

Mysterious and imposing, in the very bowels of the Tenorio Volcano, manifestations of hidden power transform the union of the Buena Vista and Roble rivers into a sky blue stream, giving birth to one of the most extraordinary…

View details
Canyoning Tour (Waterfall Rappel)
Region: Northern Region

The rugged topography of Cañón Perdido is ideal for canyoning, combine with down-climbing breathtaking waterfalls and hiking in the forest. After a thorough safety talk about important rappelling and down-climbing…

View details

It was very comfortable to stay and staff were pleasant and welcoming.
by Ellison from United Kingdom

Need Assistance?

Our team is at your service to help you with your booking issues or answer any related questions

(866) 322-3661

Adventure in Costa Rica

© 2020 | Privacy Policy
All Rights Reserved
| | | | | |