La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Bird Watching

La Fortuna is a bird watchers paradise. Of the 900 confirmed species that exist in Costa Rica, 340 of them can be found in the area of the Arenal Volcano.


Why choose Bird Watching?

  • Trek along nature trails
  • Enjoy prime viewing locations
  • Early morning tour during the best time for birdwatching

Tour Description:

With dawn, a new day is announced and the awakening of the forest bird ecosystems, this is the perfect time to enjoy the wonderful sounds that nature offers.

As soon as the sun begins to rise, the adventure will begin on the GalerĂ­a trail, a habitat of more than 380 species of birds, small lakes, and grasslands ideal for observation will adorn the route. You will be able to observe: Hawks, orioles, toucans, woodpeckers, hummingbirds, herons (like the bird of the sun), and the tiger heron, will capture your attention during the tour; other birds such as the trogon, jacamar, peacocks and the imposing king vulture, species that are present on the tour to make the activity an unforgettable experience in Costa Rica.

A comfortable and quiet hike suitable for the whole family where you will travel up to 4 trails, the GalerĂ­a trail, and the trails: Las Pavas, Congo, and Catarata, in the middle of open forests of primary qualification.

What is included?

  • Transportation
  • American breakfast
  • Professional bilingual guides
  • Bird list

What is Not included?

  • Picture package (available at an extra cost)
  • Guide gratuity
  • Towels

What to Bring

  • Long pants
  • Closed hiking shoe
  • Water
  • Bug repellent
  • Camera

  • Adults: $57 USD
  • 13 years old and older.
  • Children: $43 USD
  • 7 to 12 years old.


  • Minimum: 2pax

Tour Times:

Monday to Sunday:

  • 05:45:00

Duration: 2 hours.

Meeting Point:

Meet us directly at Arenal Mundo Aventura Park or request a pickup from your Arenal hotel or vacation home. Please indicate your preference at booking.


For our own safety we can not accept your booking if:

  • Pregnant women
  • People with recent surgeries
  • People with severe heart conditions
  • People with back problems

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