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Curi Cancha Reserve, Monteverde

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Wildlife Area
Discover a piece of Costa Rican cloud forest at Curi Cancha Reserve. The 96 hectare (237 acre)wildlife refuge was established as a nature reserve in 1997 and serves as a scenic spot for hiking and bird-watching. Take a guided tour or set off on the trails by yourself, exploring the primary cloud forest that's sprawled with pieces of open space that make it easier to spot native animals. Roaming the trails, you might see toucans, resplendent quetzals, sloths, anteaters, howler monkeys, or capuchins. Make Curi Cancha Reserve part of your personalized Monteverde itinerary using our Monteverde itinerary planner.
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  • Tour guide Chris was great! So knowledgeable and well informed. I paid the extra for the guide, because it would be an aimless walk without. I'm goad I got the guide - it was a small group (only three...  more »
  • We there for a night tour and a guided early morning walk. We didn't see as much as I thought we might - especially coming from Arenal Observatory and Selva Verde lodges - but we saw more than one Res...  more »
  • We did a morning tour of the Curi Cancha Reserve having been told that this was the place to see animals. We saw some great birds but only two mammals (Coati and Agouti). The highlight was the Quetzal...  more »