Tour 2

Cool & Comfortable Birding Tour: 13 nights, 12 full days of birding

Designed for casual and avid birders, these comfortable lodges offer the pleasant climate of the pre-montane and montane regions with great birding right outside your room.

1 nt: San Jose upon arrival at Hotel Bougainvillea
3 nts: Rancho Naturalista on the
Caribbean slope
3 nts:
Savegre Mountain Lodge in the Chiriqui Highlands
2 nts: Bosque de Paz in the
Caribbean cloud forest
3 nts: Monteverde in the Pacific cloud forest at Trapp Family Lodge
1 nt:
San Jose before departure at Hotel Bougainvillea

Price per person double occupancy:

Low Season: $1,570
High Season: $1,705
Single Supplement: $477 in the Low Season, $491 in the 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 $1,090 divided by number of participants
(Airport pick-up -> Hotel Bougainvillea -> Rancho Naturalista -> Savegre Mountain Lodge -> Bosque de Paz -> Trapp Family Lodge -> 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

Optional extras:

  • Private transport from and to airport and between lodges; total is divided by number of guests
  • Private quality bird guide throughout your trip
  • Guide service at Savegre Mountain Lodge, Rancho Naturalista, Bosque de Paz, and Monteverde
  • Optional extras mentioned in the description of each lodge
  • Entrance fee to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
  • Entrance fee to Finca Ecologica while in Monteverde
  • Entrance fee to Santa Elena Reserve while in Monteverde