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Ecoterra Costa Rica

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Ecoterra Costa Rica is an excellent option to discover the wide variety of attractions that are available to you in the Northern Region of Costa Rica, with the highest safety standards, and a highly trained, responsible staff. We invite you to...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great tour. The guides are very knowledgeable about the area and the surrounding wildlife. The started the tour by offering water and walking sticks to everyone. It is a good idea to accept the walking stick. Trust me. Our group split into...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MichaelDTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We joined the campesino farm tour and want to let people know how great it is ! Mainor was a great guide, he explained to us how his company is trying to give back to the community by helping farmers like clemel and Juan. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Yvonne L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were extremely lucky to have Albert as our tour guide today. His extensive knowledge of the history, ecology and sustainability of Costa Rica that he shared with us during a full day tour including the Volcano hike, Waterfall and Hanging bridges...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CJ12Aurora_Ontario
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful rainforest experience, with a very professional guide. Experiencing 4 long hanging bridges across a 4 KM trail, we got to see a number of different creatures (it was raining so it wasn’t a time to see a lot) but our guide kept this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked our entire vacation through Ecoterra and got a great Groupon rate. It was perfect. Everything was perfect. The transportation was always on time, the guides were very knowledgeable, and the sights were fantastic. This was definitely one for the books....More

Thank brittanyb514
Reviewed November 9, 2018

We drove ourselves to hanging bridges and booked a guide on the spot. She spotted an amazing number of creatures - hummingbirds, owls, woodpeckers, snakes, tarantulas, frogs and a sloth, We also got some great pictures through her scope. Takes about 2.5 hours to do...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Ed W
Reviewed October 29, 2018

The hanging bridges tour was beautiful and our tour guide was awesome. His name was Gabriel, he had a degree in ecology, and he was very knowledgeable about the wildlife in the area. Also the driver had fresh fruit ready for us when we were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

We did this tour on a very wet night which limited what we saw but was nonetheless interesting, we saw frogs and a number of insects. The sounds of the forest were quite something. Excellent guide and welcoming hosts, we were shown how to make...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

We went for the 9am tour and we saw a small amount of wildlife but to be honest I would recommend going for the 8am tour as I think we were a little late Our guide (Anderson) was excellent both in his english but also...More

Thank plainchoc
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

I took a group tour which turned out to be a private tour, so I was extremely lucky I was also fortunate enough to see Río Celeste in all it glory as the rain started the moment we continued our hike. Río Celeste is spectacular...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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VishalS2886
August 2, 2018|
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Response from Christine5355 | Reviewed this property |
Suggest La Fortunate area and Arsenal volcano - much to do in the area - volcano hiking tour, zip lining, white water rafting, 6 Bridge tour/hike. Most stay 2-3 days. Could also do 1-2 days along Pacific Coast - Jacko or... More
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Sheryl R
June 29, 2018|
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Response from Ricardo V | Property representative |
Hi Sheryl, I recommend you to fly in the route back to La Fortuna, when the tour to Tortuguero starts you will experiment the same boat ride.
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lilbabybebe81
March 7, 2018|
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Response from Christine5355 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous answer - I was there in January and wire light, long rain pants that could be unzipped. You need long pants for zip lining. But I also wear them because I am highly allergic to big bites so it’s up... More
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dennisdster
San Diego, California
Arenal Volcano Hike - AM or PM (6 Replies)
We are going to be going on Ecoterra's Arenal Hike/Ectoermales Hot Springs and dinner package. We have the option of an 8 am - 4:30 pm slot, or a 2:30 - 9:30 time. Any advice on which would be preferable and why would be much appreciated.
July 03, 2015|
Response fromIncabod|
tough, IMO I prefer hiking in the morning for weather and wildlife viewing, and prefer the springs t night when it is nice and cool out. Tough call, you will need to decide what your priorities are and go from there.