ESQUIPULAS - FOOTHILS AND MIDDLE ELEVATIONS
This tour starts early in the morning, departuring your hotel in Manuel Antonio at 5:00 a.m. so we can be there at sunrise. Villa Nueva is 40 minutes driving outside of Manuel Antonio, from Villa Nueva to the highest part of Esquipulas it is cover by tropical wet forest, premontane rainforest, and premontane wet forest. Here moss, epiphytes, and tree ferns are luxuriance. The large tress reach 100ft (30m) and are so loaded with epiphytes that branch falls and tree falls are frequent, producing an irregular canopy with many gaps. The understory is composed of soft woody shrubs large-leave herbs, palms, and fern. This habitat is home for around 350 bird species. Birding here is great, among the most common bird species found here are White Hawk, Red-lore Parrot, White-crownd Parrot, Bay-headed Tanager, Green Honeycreeper, Yellow-crowned Euphonia, White-necked Jacobin, and Great Antshrike just to mention a few.
Includes: Transportation, bilingual guide with high quality telescope, and box breakfast; full day tour includes box lunch.
Need: Lotion, sunglasses, hiking shoes, and mosquito repellent.
Rating: Easy to Moderate depending on the trails that we take.
|Number of people||Half Day||Full Day|
|2 pax|| $95 p/p||$115 p/p|
| 4 pax||$60 p/p||$70 p/p|
| 6 pax||$45 p/p||$60 p/p|
For groups bigger than 6 pax, contact me.
If you have your own car to use the price of the tours will be lower.
Due to currency fluctuations and fuel cost I reserve the right to adjust any pricing.