Biodiversity - Collared Redstart

  • Name: Collared Redstart

  • Scientific name: Myioborus torquatus

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Parulidae

Status:  Very Common

Size:  12.2 cm

Weight:  11 grams

Elevation:  up to 1,500 meters above sea level.

 

Frequents forests with abundant moss and trees with lots of vegetation.

Feeds on insects which it traps with intense concentration;  moves it's tail frequently.

Can fly behind or beside people or cattle, in search of insects stirred up by movement;  we can wittness this behavior along the trail to Chirripó.



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TOUR #8 : CLOUD FOREST

TOUR #8 : CLOUD FOREST

The cloud forests of Costa Rica have a unique nature that we can learn about.

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Overnight hotel package  - Chirripo Costa Rica

Overnight hotel package - Chirripo Costa Rica

One night of lodging in the "Mirador" or "Tirra" cabin...
 

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Una escapadita a los regazos del cerro Chirripó

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Environmental tips

1.  Give preventative maintenance to your motor.

2.  Make sure your tires are inflated to the ideal air pressure.

3.  Use your airconditioning responsibly.

4.  Do not overload your vehicle.

5.  Drive responsibly..

 

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Local AttractionsDiscover the local attractions found in San Gerardo de Rivas...
 

Biodiversity

Speckled TanagerNo other Tanager has this coloration with a speckled back and underside...
  • Name: Speckled Tanager

  • Scientific name: Tangara guttata

  • Family: Thraupidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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Lizeth Valverde Ramírez

San Isidro,Perez Zeledón Es un lugar GENIAl, tanto cariño y tanta atencion recibida me hizo sentir como en mi casa. Los felicito por tener un hotel tan lindo y ser una organizacion tan atenta, tomando en cuenta a todos lo colaboradores que trabajan ahí... Que Dios los Bendiga y sigan asi, innovando ...
 
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