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Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve

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22 MI Southeast Of Tilaran 35 km, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve 55-5655, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5123
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22 MI Southeast Of Tilaran 35 km, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve 55-5655, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5123
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a beautiful location and we saw many birds and sloth. It was peaceful and relaxing. Our guide was new, but did a good job with the tour. If you are afraid of suspension bridges, this is not the place for you. They are...More

Thank adela402
Reviewed 3 days ago

I loved walking around this forest, I saw so much wildlife here which was amazing and unique. The paths were well maintained and overall, it was a stunning place to visit. There a little area that sells food so after my hike I got a...More

Thank susannahhershberg
Reviewed 3 days ago

Whilst we were here we visited the butterfly house, the humming bird garden, then did the skywalk around the Cloud Forest. There are other things to do here too, such as ziplining, but we didn't try that We were a large group, which made some...More

Thank Bwthy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My favorite park in Monteverde for sure! Very special with the clouds and fog around. Beautiful place! Saw quite a lot of animals despite no guide - including a black snake 50cm in front of me!

Thank LarsHoldgaard
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I went during the low season of tourism and being in the cloud forest was one of our trip's highlight. We felt like we had the forest all to ourselves. The views are breathtakingly beautiful and the way the clouds make the...More

Thank AlanPerez
Reviewed 4 days ago

Gorgeous hiking trail with clearly marked trails - Liked when guide asked how long you want to hike and they recommend for your time allowance. We stayed all day and had unforgettable memories from this place. We didn't have guide since we had so much...More

Thank Kasia73731
Reviewed 4 days ago

Monteverde is a cool relief away from the heat of the lowlands - bring a rain jacket and rubber (/wellington) boots!! When visiting the reserve we saw a number of animals including hummingbirds and lots of other birds, lots of interesting butterflies and other insects,...More

Thank froggerCR
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I love love love monteverde. Hire a guide. So worth it. The quetzal is magnífico. The temperatures are so pleasant. Butterflies and hummingbirds were so magical.

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Such a nice cloud forest, paths are good and organized. Path can be a bit hilly though! Many different plants. Nice view.

Thank Anne-Katrine92
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve for 7 nights with a Study Abroad Program from the United States. We were a total of 16 people, from two different universities including faculty and students. Our trip was unforgettable! The Reserve is very convenient...More

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Anish S
May 30, 2017|
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Response from osprey2860 | Reviewed this property |
Buy the tickets at the top...for what parts you want to do...about 4 hours to do bridges, hummingbirds etc
May 23, 2017|
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Response from FishNerd7238 | Reviewed this property |
You can be as aggressive as you want. I would hire a guide, you will see more. We used Tres Hermanos for all three days we were in the area, they are very good.
April 10, 2017|
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Response from MissDWilson | Reviewed this property |
You are coming during high tourist season and that means crowds. So, if you want to go on your own there's no problem with that but keep in mind that if you do not arrive within the first 100 visitors you may have to stay... More