BIRDWATCHING IN COSTA RICA

 

Birdwatching in Costa Rica is an extraordinary experience, with over 840 species recorded up to date.

Costa Rica offers to birdwatchers great opportunities within relatively short distances, involving very diverse habitats like mountains, seashores, magroves, higland and lowland forests, subalpine paramos, rain forests and much more.

Exciting guided tours and itineraries take you to wonderful locations where you are able to enjoy the best of birding and nature.



We will be happy to help you with organization of your Costa Rican stay to make of your trip the best birdwatching experience you could possibly have in this tropical country.

 

 

 

 

Some of the most popular bird spiecies you can find in Costa Rica:

 

Pelicans, Cormorants, Boobies, Anhinga, Frigatebird, Herons, Egrets, Storks, Ibis, ducks…

Vultures,

Ospreys, Kites, Hawks, Eagles…

Caracaras, Falcons,

Chachalacas, Guans, Curassows, Bobwhites, wood-quails,

Jacanas, Oyesterchatchers, Stilts, Thick-knees,

Gulls, Terns,

Doves, Pigeons,

Scarlet Macaws, Great Green Macaws, Parakeets, Parrots,

Cuckoos

Owls and Potoos, Nighthawks,

Humming birds,

Resplendant Quetzal, Trogons,

Kingfishers,

Motmots,

Puffbirds, Jacamars, Tucanes, Tucanets, Aracaris,

Piculets, Woodpackers, Woodcreepers….

Antwrens, antbirds…

Becards, Tityras, Cotingas…

Manakins, Tyrants, Flycatchers…

Swallows..

Wrens, Robins,Nightingale-thrushs, Vireos, Warbles

Chestnut-headed Oropendola, Caciques…

Euphonias, Tanagers, Saltators

And much more..