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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  • My family and I had a wonderful experience with an extremely knowledgeable tour guide (Diego) with a keen eye and had an amazing meal at a welcoming host family. We saw a wide variety of wildlife, inc...  more »
  • Our guide and boat driver were excellent and very knowledable. The driver spotting many birds and animals. Got a great shot of the Jesus Walking on the Water due to the competency of the driver and gu...  more »
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  • Gorgeous place, saw so much nature. We took a Kayak tour with a great local company called Paraiso Tropical - would highly recommend!
  • Amazing place to see wildlife! Bring a telescope. Typically you need book the tour from La Fortuna.
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