Birds

In Costa Rica there are over 850 species of birds. Serving as an intercontinental bridge, one can find a great variety of native, endemic and migratory species, from both North and South America. In San Gerardo de Rivas, the terrain presents a grand spectrum of relief and elevations. Our proximity to Chirripó National Park and the wide variety of landscapes provide excellent habitat for the more than 237 species of birds identified, a number that increases each year.

See Bird List 2012

 


Red-faced Spinetail

Red-faced Spinetail

Family: Furnariidae

Thin, with a large, pointed tail....
 

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Tours

Chirripó Bird watching Package

Chirripó Bird watching Package

Observation of birds of the area...

Tours

TOUR # 5: THREE NIGHTS IN CHIRRIPO

One night in San Gerardo and Three nights in chirripo
 

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Hotel El Pelicano en las faldas del cerro Chirripó

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Environmental tips

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Community Activities

Community ActivitiesIn the area bordering Chirripó National Park there are 4 communities that celebrate and conserve local traditions...
 

Biodiversity

Coffee PlantThis is a high altitude species of coffee. Native to the higlands of Ethiopia. In San Gerardo there are several plantations with this species.
  • Name: Coffee Plant

  • Scientific name: Coffea arabica

  • Family: Coffee Plant

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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Angel Chaves

San josé Excelente remodelación de la página, acompañado de un lugar innolvidable, los felicito. Angelmar
 
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