Cabo Blanco Guided Hike
See one of Costa Rica’s first nature preserves at Cabo Blanco Nature Reserve. It covers of 3,140 acres (1,270 hectares) of both dry forest and rainforest.
- Duration: 4 hrs
- Available Days: Sun, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
- Schedule: 8:00 AM
- Hotel Transport Included
- Mobile Ticket Included
- Offered in English, Spanish
This is a must-see area for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts. You’re most likely to see animals like howler monkeys, white-faced monkeys, and coatis as you hike down the trails. The trail leaves in the morning—an excellent time to spot wildlife. Your guide will be able to point out interesting species, even those hidden among the dense foliage.
Attraction VisitedCabo Blanco Absolute Reserve
Situated at the southernmost point of the Nicoya Peninsula, the Cabo Blanco Absolute Reserve encompasses 2,896 acres (1,172 ha) of pristine dry tropical forest famed for its biologically rich ecosystems, which consist of unique plant and animal species. Anteaters, coatis, margays, ocelots, sloths, spider, howler and capuchin monkeys and a variety of snakes call Cabo Blanco home, not to mention over 150 species of trees that makeup the animals habitat.
What to Bring
Comfortable clothes, walking shoes, bug spray, and a camera.
Guided hike, transportation, fruit, and water.
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