Costa Rica Birding Highlights

Trip Description

Hitting the main high points around Costa Rica.  See lush rainforests, high mountain ranges, coastal swamps and more, all filled with the abundant birdlife this region is well known for.  The varied insects, wildlife, scenery, and vegetation make for a very interesting trip.  You will be taken through a wide sampling of habitats by an experienced local guide to optimize your birding.  Local food will be provided at mealtimes so you can sample some of the fresh grown produce you see every day.  Expect plesant weather all year round.

Brief Itinerary

More details about this Trip:

Day 1: Arrival and Transfer to Hotel near the Airport.


Day 2: Departure to the Central Pacific Coast Area.


Day 3 : Full Day at Carara National Park.


Day 4: Departure to Arenal Volcano.


Day 5: Full Day at Arenal Volcano National Park.


Day 6: Departure to Caribbean Rainforest.


Day 7: Caribbean Lowlands and Birding at La Selva Biological Station.


Day 8: Birding at the Hotel Grounds before Departure towards San Jose via Braulio Carrillo. 


Day 9: Departure.

Detailed Itinerary

Contact in the USA: Charles:

Forms and payments should be mailed to:

Charles Thornton-Kolbe (in Denver, Colorado)

Toll Free: (from USA or Canada): 


Telephone: 720-320-1974



2443 South University

Suit 199

Denver, CO 80210


Partnership For International Birding


PO Box 219

Olyphant, PA 18447

Contact in the UK: Jennifer De Souza:

Jennifer De Souza (in Suffolk, England) 

Telephone: +44 755 214 2976


The Roost, Leiston Road




IP17 3NS