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La Ceiba

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In this magical place the nature has survived to the destructive madness of human. Here some men are putting all their efforts to save animals when others wanted to annihilate them. La Ceiba RN, 50hec. of Primary forest (Gandoca-Manzanillo National...more
| Punta Uva. Road of Punta Uva to Paradiso, 2km From Crossing, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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Reviewed May 28, 2019

We stayed for two nights in Casa Ilan Ilan and did both the day hike and the night hike. Ashleigh, Auger and Virginia, we now consider as friends. They were accommodating, approachable and insanely knowledgable. Staying in primary rainforest was absolutely incredible - we enjoyed...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank wildworldtravel
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

Our favorite part of our vacation! We stayed in the Ceiba House and I honestly cannot recommend it enough. The people are amazing and what they are doing is incredible! If you have the chance, definitely do the night tour as well! All of the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank arbourac
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Very nice combination of dinner and night walk. The dinner was quite ok and during the night walk we saw many snakes such as the coral snake and some Fer-de-lances. Jungle and night make a great combination since many animals are nocturnal. It was very...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jesusyanezdelpino
Reviewed March 26, 2019

Our guide, Augen, was extremely knowledgeable about all of the frogs, snakes, turtles, and insects which we saw. He was also able to identify birds by their calls (spectacled owl and potoos). We were served a dinner of Spanish omelette and salad prior to the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SugarKay8
Reviewed March 12, 2019

We did a private family tour as a family of 8 adults and 3 kids (ages 6, 8 & 9). It was amazing and enjoyed by everyone. The evening starts with a delicious meal of fruit, rice & beans, meat and juice. After supper everyone...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 0520
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Had an informative tour, food was delicious as a start to the evening. Guide was knowledgeable and showed us many things we wouldn’t have seen on our own (not that we would venture into the jungle at night). Obviously nothing is guaranteed as you’re dealing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rachel122
Reviewed January 29, 2019

defiantly highlight to my trip. I loved every second of it. the food was good and we got to see a tone of stuff. I would do it again for sure. Every time you go I am sure you would see different stuff. Only downside...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed January 13, 2019

A visit to La Ceiba is a must for anyone staying in Puerto Viejo particularly taking a night time tour of the rain forest, the guides are volunteers but are very knowledgeable, thorough and professional and to experience the forest a night with the wide...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Paul R
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

We are just coming back from the night tour and are still fully amazed by what we just experienced. Primary jungle itself is amazing and by night even more. The animals you we see and hear on top are just making it to probably one...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LuciaHesse
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

The Ceiba / Jaguar Rescue Centre was just the highlight of our visit to Costa Rica. What struck me was the dedication of the volunteers (from all over the world) and their passion for the rehabilitation of the animals. Our guide, an American girl volunteer...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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April 28, 2019|
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Response from 0520 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can definitely take pictures on the night tour.
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June 16, 2018|
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Response from TheProdigitalSon | Reviewed this property |
None. You have to get a taxi (local bus will stop at the turnoff from the main road but it's then a 2km walk (quite a hard one). When you contact them to book your tour or accommodation, they can recommend taxistas)