More than 430 species of birds

Opportunity to be in one of the best birdwatching areas in Central America

speciality birds

Special birds such Snowcap, White-crowned Manakin and Sunbittern

Transition zone

Transition between tropical and montane rain forest

Visit with experts one of the best areas of Turrialba and Costa Rica for birdwatching, many species have been reported in this area! In this adventure, we will visit the Protective Zone Río Tuis, about 15 minutes from the center of the canton, near other hotspots such as Rancho Naturalista, Hacienda Quijote and La Marta Wildlife Refuge

It is a place with secondary forest, paddocks and the Tuis river, it is popular for being a forest transition area. Here, you will be able to see iconic birds of the area, such as Snowcap humminbird, Sunbittern, Elegant eufonia, Golden-hooded, Bay-headed and Blanc and Yellow Tanagers, different types of hummingbirds, Flycatcher and Kingfisher

Bird watching here is quiet, the terrain is mostly flat with some ascent, we will be between 1000 and 1500 masl. We recommend you comfortable clothes, water bottle and sunscreen


The departure time is at 5:30 am or 2:00 pm, place of departure can be flexible to fit your preferences, you must first indicate the place where you are staying. The total duration of the tour is 4 hours


People without previous experience, over 10 years (flexible according to size and skills)