Curu National Wildlife Refuge, Nicoya

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Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
Animal lovers and eco-tourists never want to leave Curu National Wildlife Refuge, which runs a sustainable development program to preserve the area's natural habitat. The reserve brims with wildlife, so while exploring the tropical jungle, look out for big cats, monkeys, turtles, raccoons, and some of 232 species of birds. You can choose from hiking trails, horseback riding tours, a restaurant, a souvenir shop and cabin rentals. Only visitors staying in the cabins may stay after 4:00 p.m. - all others must vacate the wildlife refuge. To visit Curu National Wildlife Refuge and other attractions in Nicoya, use our Nicoya trip itinerary maker.
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  • A wonderful place that we visited with Luis who was an impressive guide. He is one of the owner and knows everything about the reserve. And he knows all the trees, plants and animals living there. We....  more »
  • This is a great overlooked place to visit. Our family enjoyed the day here. We saw many birds, monkeys and other wild life. There are really nice walking trails. We spent the afternoon on an...  more »

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