Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

Experience a truly memorable natural environment at Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve. The lush, protected, and diverse 5,000 ha (12,355 ac) contains a staggering 2.5% of the planet's biomass, with a considerable amount of life being endemic to the park. You have the opportunity to independently traverse 13 km (8 mi) of jungle trails, trying to spot any one of the 500 species of birdlife that live in the canopy. Alternatively, consider hiring a guide for an indispensable and enlightening lesson into the amazing ecology of the reserve. Be sure to try the restaurant and stop in the gift shop after exploring the natural wonder. Work out when and for how long to visit Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve and other Monteverde attractions using our handy Monteverde travel planning site .
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  • A tour guide is recommended since they know which trails to see wildlife and where to spot them. We were lucky to see a male and a female quetzal and take good pics. We walked to the waterfall and bac...  more »
  • In able to experience a cloud forest in Monteverde you should take a hike in this reserve , do mot forget to bring a raingear and binocular.You could take a private guide in the reserve or do it yours...  more »
  • I was for a second time in Monteverde and for a second time I was amazed by the beauty of the cloud forest and its biodiversity. The views from the suspended bridges are breathtaking, everything else,...  more »
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