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Address: Manuel Antonio National Park 60602, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +(506)88256323
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Birding Costa Rica provides tour services with the highest levels of...

Birding Costa Rica provides tour services with the highest levels of customer satisfaction. Johan Fernandez will share the beauty of nature and birds on Costa Rica and help those birdwatchers from different parts of the world who want to visit Costa Rica and do birdwatching, so he is ready to respond those questions to make your trip more successful.

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Manuel Antonio was our last stop on a two week trip. We found Johan through trip advisor. We had a tour of Manuel Antonio NP with another couple. Johan was a brilliant guide... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2016
Laura C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Manuel Antonio was our last stop on a two week trip. We found Johan through trip advisor. We had a tour of Manuel Antonio NP with another couple. Johan was a brilliant guide, punctual, knowledgeable and funny! Took some great pics through his telescope and took us off the usual track for a bit to get away from the crowds... More 

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Contacted Johan thru other TripAdvisor reports, and we were not disappointed. He organised all hotel, dining and local travel arrangements. He is a "hawk eye" when it comes to tracking and spotting birds. Very knowledgeable. Our 10 day trip covered a good variety of local terrain types with a wide range of species seen and photographed. Good company also. Would... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

My friends and I took a birding trip with Johan and his knowledge of the birds and wildlife was amazing. He was able to find many species for us and we came home with lots of photos of the wonderful things we had seen. Johan was a wonderful guide and we loved his sense of humour! It's the 3rd. time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

We went on a 2 hour private tour in the Manuel Antonio National Park with our 19 year old daughter & 21 year old son. Although we are not super enthusiastic bird/nature people our guide pointed out so many interesting & cool sights we really appreciated the tour more than we thought we would. In addition to endless amounts of... More 

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Pitman, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Spent 10 days birding with Johan Fernandez in late April/early May 2015. From the moment he collected us at the airport he was spot on!! From the gardens of Hotel Bougainvillea, to Arenal, everything was wonderful! Johan knows his birds! Where they nest, when they come and go, how to spot them, tips on photography, and where to stop for... More 

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Northridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We spent 11 days birding with Johan Fernandez in late January. Of the many great guides I have had the pleasure of working with, Johan was the best. He understood that I was a bird photographer but also was colored blind and had some difficulty finding the birds in the dense low light vegetation. He was patient and he was... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We did several bird tours with Johan Fernandez, and he is great. Really knows his birds, has patience and great skills. Honest about what you can and cannot expect to find in an area, and goes the extra mile to try to find a target bird. He is courteous and fun to travel with, enthusiastic and passionate about birding. Very... More 

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Rockville, MD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Michael, our guide, was incredibly knowledgeable about spotting (and hearing) birds. The private birding tour at the Peace Lodge was the highlight of our trip to Costa Rica for my bird loving daughter

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Portland, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We've gone on private birding tours in a number of different countries, and think that Johan Fernandez is as good as they get. We were with him in five different locations (and traveling!) over 8 days, and he helped us to over 300 species, many of them new to us. He speaks excellent English, is an extremely careful driver, and... More 

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Nebraska City, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Our guide told us he would paint the sky red and he did we saw at least 8 pairs Scarlet Macaws . They were beautiful our guide was Rey good and loved what he does. He made it his job to make sure we saw EVERYTHING..

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