Sharing boundaries with Carribean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica is abundant with a variety of flora and fauna. It is home to 5% of the total biodiversity in the world. Its tropical climate and the rich biodiversity attracts numerous tourists every year.
Costa Rica is home to four species of native monkeys- the howler monkey, the spider monkey, the tiny squirrel monkey, and the Capuchin (or white-faced) monkey-, and sloths. This makes monkey tours in Costa Rica highly popular among the nature-lovers. Monkey tours are organised throughout the year.
Sometimes you might wonder there are more monkeys than humans in Costa Rica, and may believe this to be true when you go for a monkey tour.
Costa Rica monkey tours are basically a tour amidst the lush greens of the tropical rainforests, where you may explore and witness the abundance and variety of mammals, reptiles, birds, plants, flowers, and trees.
Monkey tours are usually arranged in the following places:
Gandoca Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge- A lot of resorts and hotels are built in its northern region, and there high probability that you will see a monkey or sloth lazing around.
Manuel Antonio National Park- It is one of the famous wildlife hub in Costa Rica. Your monkey tour will turn out to be amazing and full of surprises when you come across a troop of monkeys and sleepy sloths at every step of your tour.
Hacienda Barú National Wildlife Refuge- It is a serene place with long walking trails along the deserted beach. It serves as home to several troops of white-faced Capuchin monkeys.
Corcovado National Park- This one’s the only wildlife destination in all of Costa Rica that holds all the four species of monkeys, making your monkey tour successful.
To know more about Costa Rica monkey tours, call us at +506 2654 5800.