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Santamaria Night Tour

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide spoke fantastic English, was friendly and easy going. We had a pretty small group so I didn't feel lost in the crowd. We saw vipers, tons of frogs, some interesting insects, a couple sleeping birds, and PROBABLY a sloth. They told us it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Homsetead
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Booked this tour through our hotel and couldnt have been happier, pick up and drop off at hotel, friendly guide, saw lots of birds, bugs, snakes, tarantula's, rodens and a couple of sloathes so we were over the moon.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank calicouk
Reviewed November 7, 2018

This might your is so much better than the others. The make sure your group is small so you don't end up scaring away the amazing creatures you can only see at night. The guides speak perfect English and are certified and incredibly knowledgeable and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andrea S
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Our guide Greiven spoke good English. He gave us the option of not going on the night walk because of the rainy weather. But, we only had the one option. It was very wet and somewhat slippery. But, we saw a feeding sloth, two possums,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lee S
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the 2-hour night hike. Roy was an excellent guide. Very knowledgeable and he spoke good English. We saw a variety of creatures by flashlight. The sloth was the most interesting. The cost for 2 adults and a child was $65. I wouldn’t say it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ChicoRanMan
Reviewed July 21, 2018

We went on this night hike with our EF Tour group. It was amazing. They limited each group to 10 people, and our guide was incredibly knowledgeable. He answered all our questions and identified all the animals and insects we saw - tarantula, pit viper,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NYCtraveler13
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Really awful. Very crowded, commercialized, and staged. 100 noisy people around one sloth! Stressful for the animals and not a good representation of respectful wildlife viewing for people. Do not give these people or similar operations your money. We told them to take us home...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Laura R
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time on our night tour. It was really cool to explore the forest in the dark and find all of the nocturnal creatures. Some of the highlights included a side striped palm pit viper, olingo, and a sloth. Our guide was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gabrielle N
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Booked this tour through parent travel company Intrepid. Had a few on the list. Rain continued into departure time and when contacted they said that it was cancelled. Had waited 3 hours at hotel when could of planned something else. Travelled a long way and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank THart449_13
Reviewed April 27, 2018

I was a little underwhelmed by this tour. True you get to see a lot - green viper, sloths,scorpions and lots of insects but I felt that the walk was very staged and rehearsed with the staff knowing exactly where things were rather than finding...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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