CHARM OF CHIRRIPO VALLEY:
Bird Watching Tour in Chirripo Valley
Allow yourself to escape from the hustle and bustle of the crowds. taking a breath and charging you with positive energy. In the Chirripo Valley, you will find the perfect combination of Rural Community Tourism and Ecotourism. With this tour of 4 days/3 nights, specially designed so you know the national identity of the rural area and the way of life in harmony with the environment. On the slopes of Peak Chirripo there are several options of Rural Community Tourism: short walks, rivers, gardens, trails in the mountains, viewpoints, hot springs, farms, art and rural lifestyle, everything is combined to provide an unforgettable experience.
The proximity to the Chirripo National Park, the tropical cloud forest that predominates in the high parts of the area and the altitudinal difference that joins valleys with mountains, offers special routes to enjoy a great variety of birds (250 species).
Our specialised guides propose you between four routes. All of them have been designed for an expert in the area to give the best experience. According to your requirements, a particular bird to find, hiking difficulty, or something else. You can discuss with our guides and choose that suits you.
-Route ¨La Chispa¨
-Route ¨Los Ángeles¨
-Chirripo National Park
This tour can be adapting to your needs and preferences for living the travel experience in the best way.
Choose your departure date or extend your stay
Adjust activities according to your interests
Change the schedule of the events
Anything else that you need
Seeing the pristine forest of Chirripo Valley, dedicated to the conservation
Experiencing the unforgettable bird watching in one of our magical spots
Relaxing on hot-spring water and recharge batteries.
Visiting Art gallery and knowing part of the rural culture
Lounging on Secret Gardens while seeing its numerous species of plants.
Visiting traditional villages and little-visit cultural landmarks
Getting close to rural culture and its enterprising people on Canaan Cheeses
Wandering the charming waterfalls and rivers of the "land of eternal waters"
Witnessing five ecosystems, Most of the area consists of both primary rainforests and primary cloud forests.
Carefully selected accommodation
Expert English-speaking local birder guide
All meals which are specified in the tour itinerary
Tours as mentioned
Sightseeing and permit fees during guided times
Tourist sites which are not listed in the itinerary
Any meals which are not specified in the tour itinerary
Transport aside from the itinerary described
Day 1: Arrive Chirripo Valley
Arrival and check-in at the hotel.
Day 2: Bird Watching on the route chosen
4:30 a.m. breakfast at the hotel.
5:00 a.m. departure hotel
5:30 am. Arrival at point. Apart from beautiful hiking trails, waterfalls and ever changing views over the forested mountain, there is also a huge variety of birdlife
5:30 am. Start of the tour and bird watching .
10:30 a.m. Finish tour on the route chosen. Note: coordinate with the hotel to give visitors a snack or Box lunch for the tour.
1:00 pm. Return to the hotel. Free afternoon.
7:00 p.m. Dinner at hotel's restaurant
Day 3: Hot-Springs waters & Secret Gardens
7:00 a.m. Breakfast at the hotel
9:00 a.m. Hotel departure
9:30 a.m. Arrival at Hot-Springs waters
Take a break in this unique place dreamed by nature, where relaxation and rejuvenation can be found.
12:00 m.m. Departure of the Hot-Springs waters
12:30 m.m Lunch and tour in Secret Gardens.
3:00 p.m. Return to the Hotel. Free afternoon.
7:00 p.m. Dinner at the hotel
Day 4: Arte Mía (Art Gallery) & Canaan Cheeses
7:00 a.m. Breakfast at the Hotel
9:00 a.m. Check-out at the hotel
9:15 a.m. Departure from the Hotel.
9:45 a.m. Arrival at Arte Mía and visit the art gallery, a small snack is included here.
11:00 a.m. Departure of Arte Mía
11:20 a.m. Arrival at Canaan Cheeses
A farm when you can find history, agroindustrial sustainable, and taste a delicious cheese with a Costa Rican touch.
11:30 p.m. Start tour in Canaan Cheeses
1:30 p.m. Finish the tour in Canaan Cheeses
1:30 p.m. Visitors return to the hotel for lunch and pick up luggage
2:00 p.m. Lunch at the hotel where they stayed.
3:00 p.m. The visitors finish their visit to the Chirripó Valley