Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

Experience a truly memorable natural environment at Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve. The lush, protected, and diverse 5,000 ha (12,355 ac) contains a staggering 2.5% of the planet's biomass, with a considerable amount of life being endemic to the park. You have the opportunity to independently traverse 13 km (8 mi) of jungle trails, trying to spot any one of the 500 species of birdlife that live in the canopy. Alternatively, consider hiring a guide for an indispensable and enlightening lesson into the amazing ecology of the reserve. Be sure to try the restaurant and stop in the gift shop after exploring the natural wonder. Work out when and for how long to visit Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve and other Monteverde attractions using our handy Monteverde travel planning site .
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  • Walk for up to 5 or 6 hours in the best of the cloud forest. There is a spot at the top of the mountain where you can see both the caribbean and the pacific coast. Listen, breathe and smell the pure n...  more »
  • beautiful experience of walking among the clouds .. we did get a bit wet in the drizzle :-) .. but it was worth every step. Its a little bit of a very moderate hike .. we did about 7 - 8 bridges in al...  more »
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  • Amazing place... the air is so pure, the trails are so quite, its great to reconnect yourself with nature again! You can see lots of wildlife. I recommend you to walk slow and in silence to be able to appreciate it all... Hug a tree... or 3... is the best! The hummingbird garden outside is stunning!! you gotta go and have a cup of coffee while enjoy them
  • This place was very enjoyable. Some really nice walks. However the 25$ price tag is WAY to high for what you get. It is beautiful, but when you've done free hikes that are similar in other countries it really puts it into perspective.
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