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Curi Cancha Reserve, Monteverde

Categories: Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks
Inspirock Rating:
4.7/5 based on 800+ reviews on the web
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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  • I elected to forego the Cloud Forest Reserve because I simply didn't have time for both. Curi Cancha is smaller, but still very beautiful with lots of wild life. Would definitely recommend! 
  • Estaban met us at Monteverde Lodge and Gardens with a driver he help us arrange. We arrived at Curi Cancha Reserve where he told us about the reserve, registered and we headed out. He told us about pl...  read more »
  • Our guide was horrible, not very knowledgeable. He wasn't even looking for any animals, just the birds. Very disappointing... 
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