Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge, Cano Negro

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 visit planner to arrange your visit to Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge and other attractions in Cano Negro.
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  • We enjoyed our boat tour through the Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge. Our captain was good at spotting these animals. We saw monkeys, iguanas, sloths, many birds, turtles, crocs and many others. I felt saf...  more »
  • We arranged for a boat tour and saw some amazing wild life. Our guides help us spot a lost of the wild life that some of us might have missed if they did not take the time to show.  more »
  • We took a river cruise from Los Chiles on Rio Frio up to the Nicaraguan border with a tour group. The sound system on the boat was quite good and the tour director did an excellent job pointing out th...  more »
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