How is the weather like in Costa Rica?
Costa Rica is a tropical country with a strong rainy season that runs between May to November and a dry season from December to April in most of the country. Nevertheless, there are many micro-climates all throughout
Does the temperature changes throughout the year?
The temperature is very steady during the year. The variations has to do with the altitude of the areas visited. In the low lands, the temperature ranges from 20ºC to 31ºC. In the highlands, from 10ºC to 18ºC. Middle elevations, from 15ºC to 25ºC.
What is the relative humidity in Costa Rica?
Relative humidity ranges from 65% to 80%
What time of the year is the best for birdwatching in Costa Rica and why?
The best time of the year for birdwatching is during our dry season (December to April). Besides enjoying of the good weather, it is possible to see the migrant birds from the North that are visiting our territory.
How many people are there generally in your groups of birdwatchers?
Our groups of birdwatchers usually consist of people that know each other. We do not open programs to gather clients; instead, we organize the trip according to the client’s request.
Do your tours include transportation?
Yes, all of our tours include dedicated transportation.
Do you only offer the programs published in your website?
We also customize programs depending on the time available and the areas of interest to visit.
Are customize programs more expensive then the programs published in your website?
No. The price of any of our programs depends on the kind and amount of services included.
Can one day birdwatching tours be arranged with you?
Yes, we can arrange one day birdwatching tours in most areas of the country.
How much in advance should one reserve a birdwatching program?
The optimum time to make your arrangements is one year in advance.
How many species are possible to see in a three week program?
In a three week program it will be possible to spot as many as 500 bird species or more.
Can we make changes to one of your birding programs?
Yes, our Birding Escapes can be customized.