Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge, Cano Negro
(4.5/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web)
Meander through the remote wetlands of Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge and have the privilege of seeing many indigenous endangered species in their habitat. Popular with bird watchers, the refuge's many species are not seen anywhere else in Costa Rica. Once you've completed the long drive to the refuge, the site is only accessible from the marshes so those hoping for glimpses of wildlife and some memorable photos should book one of the boat or canoe day tours. Use our Cano Negro vacation builder to add Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge and other attractions to your Cano Negro vacation plans.
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  • This refuge is undoubtedly one of the sites with greater richness of birds in costa rica, through its channels you can display a wide biodiversity. A place to be in direct contact with nature.
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  • We looked at an organised tour and it was going to cost $75 per person so we decided to book our own private boat trip for $50 all in and drove to the national park ourselves. Contrary to some reviews...  more »
  • The tour we went on was very good, we got to see Camen, river turtles, two different types of monkeys and numerous birds. Our guides were excellent. 
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  • Amazing bio-diversity here. We spent a day on the river and saw things we wouldn't have dreamed of.
  • Stunning river that has an incredibly diverse fauna.
  • Very good, birds, caimans and fishing.
  • There's a lot of nature there. You better be prepared for a very humid and sometimes very hot weather
  • Amazing place