This tour starts early in the morning, 5:00a.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-crowned Parrot, Bay-headed Tanager, Green Honeycreeper, Yellow-crowned Euphonia, White-necked Jacobin, and Great Antshrike just to mention a few.
What to Bring: Comfortable walking shoes, suntan lotion/sun block, camera, sun glasses/hat
Tour time: 5 hours total
Pick up time 6:30 a.m. Return: 11:30a.m
Includes: Transportation, breakfast, bilingual guide and bird watching gear.
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