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Unique Caño Negro

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    What to Expect
    Meet your guide in La Fortuna at 7:30 am and make your way in air-conditioned comfort to Caño Negro, where you'll learn about local plantations and regional crops like yucca, papaya and pineapple. Enjoy a welcome drink and snack at the El Caiman restaurant before journeying by boat into the Rio Frio. Spend 2.5 hours searching for egrets, monkeys, herons, iguanas and indigenous flora. After an exciting excursion into nature, head back to the El Caiman Restaurant and enjoy a typical Costa Rican lunch before heading back to La Fortuna.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Centrally located hotels in La Fortuna

    Hotel Pickup and drop-off is included if hotel location is between La Fortuna and Hotel Tabacón on Route 142, otherwise extra charges apply depending on hotel location.
    Departure Time
    7:30 AM
    Duration
    9h
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Fuel surcharge
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Professional Driver/guide
    • Transportation - For more information look at this option ¨Pickup information¨
    • Entry/Admission - Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge
    Exclusions
    • Dinner
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
    • Hotel Pickup and drop-off is included if hotel location is between La Fortuna and Hotel Tabacón on Route 142, otherwise extra charges apply depending on hotel location.
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    My family and I did the riverboat tour in Caño Negro. They picked us up from our hotel in La Fortuna and it was about 2.5 hours to the river. We saw sooo many animals including sloths, spider monkeys, howler monkeys, birds, and so much more. Our guide, Pierre, was so
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    This day trip was great! We got to see so much amazing wildlife aboard a small boat and were provided with a delicious lunch and snacks as well as mineral water and tea/coffee. It doesn't get 5 stars however as the boat captain refused to stop to allow us to take pictures.
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    This was a trip we were really looking forward to and we were not disappointed. Our guide was Pierre who was so friendly and told us so much about Costa Rica on the journey up (the almost 2 hours it took was well worth it). The boat trip lasted almost 3 hours and we saw so much
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    Although the driver was a bit late picking us up, that didn't affect the trip at all. Pierre was a wonderful guide! Fun, knowledgeable, and had a great sense of humor. On the way up (about 2 hours from La Fortuna after our last guest pick up) Pierre told us so much about the
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    Pierre was our guide on this great tour. The whole day was wonderful Pierre told us so much about the country on the way to the boat. Once on the boat he gave on going information about the flora and fauna. You can tell he is so proud of the way the country is protecting the
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    • Duration: 9h
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    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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