Birding in Arenal is exceptional as it is a mid point where you can encounter species from the hot and humid North – Caribbean lower lands and also from the upper cooler Cloud Forest of the mountain ranges. Different birding hot spots here register between 350 to 505 species sightings. Here we suggest a couple of the best ones.
The unique topography and the excellent climate makes for exceptional birding all year round in La Fortuna, Costa Rica.
Any bird watching tour to Costa Rica, should include the area surrounding the Arenal Volcano.
The foothills of the majestic stratovolcano and the surrounding areas of Lake Arenal provide an extremely diverse ecosystem.
Lake Arenal is the largest and the most important lake in Costa Rica, it was man-made in 1974 to provide hydroelectric energy for the country.
It is also an exceptional sight where you can find different kinds of resident and migratory birds.