Explore The Forest At Night In Search For Noctural Animals At Don Rodolfo Night Tour
- Adults 12+ years old
- Children 5-11 years old
- Nacionales Cualquier edad
Don Rodolfo Night Tour is a light 2-hour walk in search of the creatures of the night, recommended to anyone who wants to see sleeping birds and a wide variety of insects.
Animals in Monteverde Costa Rica are more active and prominent during the nighttime when they come out in search of food and shelter, so you will have a lot more chances to see them on a night tour.
Don Rodolfo Night Tour is focused on conservation, and this is why they only handle one or two small groups of six people or less per night. This is the least touristy night tour in the area, but it also has fewer wildlife reports. Most of the wildlife that will be seen will be in the form of insects.
You will join a group of four to six people, with a local tour guide who will give you an introduction and flashlights before starting the walk on the trails of Don Rodolfo. Spots are minimal, so you need to book in advance.
Restrictions: Don Rodolfo Night Tour is not wheelchair accessible, and it is not suitable for kids under the age of 5.
Don Rodolfo Night Tour is $25 for residents (all ages), $25 for foreign kids (5-11 years old), and $30 for foreign adults (12 and up). These rates do not include taxes or transportation. Taxes are 4%, and transportation is not provided, so you must drive to the meeting point.
Don Rodolfo Night Tour takes place at Don Rodolfo’s Conservation Area. The road to get there is unpaved and beaten, so driving there with a 4WD vehicle is recommended.
About Don Rodolfo
Don Rodolfo’s Conservation Area is a 5 hectares (12 acres) property with a combination of primary, secondary forest, open areas, and fruit trees which attract some of the local wildlife, especially insects.