Included: Tour with bilingual Birding Guide
What to bring: Hiking shoes, or boots or gym shoes, rain gear, binoculars, camera.
Age limit: none
Half day birding guided tour US$ 50 per person (minimum 2 pax). Includes bilingual guide, snack and transport BACK to the lodge (route is walking to Aquiares from Guayabo Lodge).
Full Day, with lunch and bilingual guide US$ 75 per person (minimum 2 pax) (Different route options at different heights). Choose from: Turrialba/Irazu Volcano, Aquiares, Guayabo, CATIE, Angostura dam, Pejiballe, La Marta Reserve.
Birding List available.
Conditions: Please reserve in advance and discuss the route options with the guide. For the full day tour transport is NOT included. A third person pays half price of tour.
If you enjoy birding, Guayabo Lodge offers you the possiblity to do so with one of our experienced guides at different elevations according to your liking. High up on the Turrialba Volcano you can see trogons, resplendant quetzals and different humming birds at certain times of the year. Hawks, motmots, cuckoos, woodpeckers, migratory tanagers, collared redstart and even the yellow throated brush finch can be seen from the lodge. Walking down to Aquiares you can also see antshrikes, tityras, flycatchers, rainbow billed tucans, rose breasted gross beak and sparrows. CATIE offers a wide range of birds to see with 350 of the total amount of bird species found in Costa Rica, including marshland birds.