Tour 11

Photography Tour, Focus on Birds: 14 nights, 13 full days of photography

Designed for avid and casual bird and wildlife photography enthusiasts visiting Costa Rica.

1 nt: San Jose upon arrival at Hotel Bougainvillea
3 nts:
Savegre Mountain Lodge in Chiriqui Highlands
3 nts: Rancho Naturalista on the
Caribbean slope
3 nts: Selva Verde Lodge in the
Caribbean lowlands
3 nts: Punta Leona OR Villa Lapas near Carara in the Pacific lowlands
1 nt:
San Jose before departure at Hotel Bougainvillea

*NOTE: Selva Verde can be changed to La Selva OTS or La Quinta Country Inn, price may vary.

Price per person double occupancy:

Low Season: $1,798

High Season: $2,045

Single Supplement: $590 in Low SeasonĀ  $655 in High Season

Note: The single supplement for the Rancho Naturalista portion of this tour is not reflected in the above prices. This single supplement, ($30 per night from Apr 16 to Dec OR $50 per night from Jan to Apr 15), is waived when singles stay in certain designated rooms, all of which have private bathrooms.

Private transportation between lodges: Add $1,180 divided by number of participants
(Airport pick-up -> Hotel Bougainvillea -> Savegre Mountain Lodge -> Rancho Naturalista -> Selva Verde Lodge -> Punta Leona OR Villa Lapas -> Hotel Bougainvillea -> Airport drop-off)

Price includes:

  • All lodging
  • All meals except arrival dinner and dinner the night before departure at Hotel Bougainvillea
  • All taxes on meals and lodging
  • Full day guided tour to La Selva OTS Station while at Selva Verde including transport
  • Boat trip on the Tarcol River while staying in Carara area including roundtrip transport from lodge

Optional extras:

  • Private transport from and to airport and between lodges; total is divided by number of guests
  • Private Bird Guide at each locaton or throughout your trip if available
  • Optional extras mentioned in the description of each lodge