Hotel tours and Activities

Natural History and Birdwatching Tour        

The hotel offers a three and a half hour guided walk through the beautiful trails of the primary forests of Curi Cancha Wildlife Refuge. It is led by the hotel’s professional naturalist guide and is a great opportunity for wildlife spotting and for developing a greater understanding of the rare and complex ecosystems that cloud forests are.

Curi Cancha being the most secluded of the Monteverde Preserves, and it offers guests the opportunity to see the Cloud Forest while avoiding the crowds.  Groups are of maximum six people and leave the hotel at 7:45 every morning. Includes transportation and entrance fees.  Book Now!

Specialized Bird Watching Tour        

Monteverde has over 500 species of birds. That is over half of the species found in Costa Rica which in turn has more species than all of the United States and Canada combined.  Our specialized bird watching tour  is a five hour walk especially designed by the hotel’s naturist guide for expert and amateur bird lovers.  Lengthier explanations will be offered on the various bird species in the area as well as special routes and trails to spot them.  Book Now!

Sustainability Tour        

The hotel offers a complimentary tour of its sustainability program every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, led by the hotel’s naturalist Marcela Morales.  The tour will take you to see our compost system, our biodigester, our vegetable and native plant garden and teach about the Certification for Sustainable Tourism.  Sign up at the front desk!

Greenhouse Tour        

The hotel offers a complimentary tour of its organic gardens, including its newly inaugurated greenhouse.  Learn about the biointensive gardening method and how we apply it in our greenhouse; what kinds of organic fruits, vegetables and herbs we grow on site; and how we yield the highest quality food for our Restaurante Celajes.  This is a great opportunity to learn tips for enhancing your home garden and will  and help you appreciate your dinner salad in Restaurante Celajes even more.  Inquire about the organic garden tour with our from desk staff.