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Costa Rica | An Introduction to Neotropical Birding

March 1 @ 8:00 am - March 9 @ 9:00 pm CST


Costa Rica | An Introduction to Neotropical Birding
March 1, 2024 – March 9, 2024

Est. cost of tour:
$2375, plus the cost of your airfare to Costa Rica and incidentals during the tour.
$300.00 – Single supplement
Some of the items covered with the price of the tour, include a local bird guide and driver for the tour. Lodging and meals.

Registration Information:
The registration for this program is currently filled with 13 participants registered for this program. If you’re interested in signing up for the waiting list, please contact Craig and he will forward you the registration link for the tour.

If you’re interested in finding out more about this tour or to register for this tour.
Please send Craig Mandel an email at:

This tour will begin in the city of San Jose, where we will spend our first night. On the second day of the tour, we will transfer by bus to Selva Verde Lodge and Rainforest Reserve, where we will spend three nights. Durig are three days at Selva Verde Lodge, we will have time to spend birding the lodges grounds and also travel to the Tirimbina Biological Reserve and La Selva Biological Station. The next destination on the tour is the Savegre Hotel Natural Reserve & Spa. One of the highlights here will be a search for the Resplendent Quetzal. Some of the locations nearby that we will stop at include the Nectar and Pollen Reserve, the Batsu Garden and the upper trails at the Savegre Hotel, accessed via 4×4 vehicles. Some of the species of birds we will be searching for include, Resplendent Quetzal, Great Green Macaw, Sunbittern, Snowcap, Talamanca, Volcano and Scintillant Hummingbirds.

If you have any questions about this tour, please feel contact Craig Mandel.


March 1 @ 8:00 am CST
March 9 @ 9:00 pm CST


Craig Mandel