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Manuel Antonio 60602, Costa Rica
+506 8825 6323
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Best birding leader in Costa Rica

Johan's knowledge and expertise in the natural world of Costa Rica is phenomenal! And his ability... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2017
Placitas, New Mexico
Brilliant Birding

We took a six day private tour with Johan covering Highland, middle elevation and Caribbean lowland... read more

Reviewed February 8, 2017
Rob M
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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 60602, Costa Rica
+506 8825 6323
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

Johan's knowledge and expertise in the natural world of Costa Rica is phenomenal! And his ability to find birds in all the strange places is extraordinary. Do yourself a favor and book a tour with the best birding leader in all of Costa Rica. Just...More

1  Thank klperi
Reviewed February 8, 2017

We took a six day private tour with Johan covering Highland, middle elevation and Caribbean lowland localities. Johan's bird knowledge is second to none but he also works tirelessly to ensure that you see as many birds as possible. But it is also his warmth,...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Johan picked us up at our hotel in Quepos and drove us to two areas for birding. The first was a road that started in a sparsely populated region and then went into nature. We stopped several times at places that he knew were birdy....More

1  Thank ProfessorEd
Reviewed October 16, 2016

We had a fabulous 10-day trip with Johan, covering several of Costa Rica's excellent national parks. Our focus was on CR's amazing birds (although we're naturists rather than birders). Johan's knowledge of CR birds, including ability to find and identify them, is phenomenal. He is...More

2  Thank RichardJones_Chch
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...More

1  Thank Laura C
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...More

1  Thank DnJdorset
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...More

Thank Shirley O
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...More

1  Thank mhsh
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...More

4  Thank peddlemaniac
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...More

4  Thank WarrenFish
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