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Nature Observatorio

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Open Now: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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Adam Bernau

Expedition 1 Adam Bernau I have to repeat the sentence of Leonardo DiCaprio from the Movie Beach... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Senica, Slovakia
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A remarkable experience; highly recommended!

While traveling Costa Rica on a budget for two weeks, my boyfriend and I decided to splurge on this... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Detroit, Michigan
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Nature Observatorio is a beautiful treehouse suspended 25 meters up on a tree in the middle of the jungle in the Gandoca Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge at the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. Enjoy wonderful nature hike through primary forest, exercise...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
El Arbol road 2 km North, Manzanillo 70403, Costa Rica
+506 8628 2663
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Expedition 1 Adam Bernau I have to repeat the sentence of Leonardo DiCaprio from the Movie Beach: Its PARADISE!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AdamJakubac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While traveling Costa Rica on a budget for two weeks, my boyfriend and I decided to splurge on this tree house and we couldn't be happier that we did. This was one of our most loved and most memorable experiences in Costa Rica. We met...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TinyTeno
Reviewed November 6, 2018

After an easy 40 minute hike through the rainforest with an enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide, we had Hans, we arrived at the tree house and were helped to the top via ropes. We were left with some wine, food, and binoculars to enjoy watching the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank janemichelle2017
Reviewed October 20, 2018

This was my first experience on a tree house and I could not be more happy with it. The house is in the middle of the jungle surrounded only by trees and animals with an amazing view on the sea and the whole jungle. I...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 850lu
Reviewed October 14, 2018

My daughter and I were a bit disappointed with how touristy and un-natural Costa Rica was the first half of our trip. But our stay in the tree house redeemed our trip! It was the first exposure to raw, real nature and a once in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ari F
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

After a magic short walk in true real jungle crossing rivers and animal paths we reached huge tree and looked up :). I was a bit hesitant, it was really high and we had no experience climbing on the ropes. But Peter, our guide, gave...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank MiroslavF61
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Unique place and perfect idea makes this place truly amazing. An awesome guy Peter knows how to make it. We are happy to have this experience. Cannot wait to come back again;)

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Michal P
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to a lot of special places all over the world, but the night in his treehouse is the most special of all. The way how everything is balanced and in harmony with the nature is amazing and inspiring to see, same goes for...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Bart v
Reviewed August 14, 2018

The whole idea of Nature Observatorio is amazing. You can explore the wildlife from different perspective. During the trek in the rainforest you can see different spieces of poison frogs, snakes and monkeys. From treehouse you can watch tucans, parrots, monkeys or sloths. Peter is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank elvizCZ
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Peter really knows how to treat his guests! The trek through the jungle to the treehouse was exciting and although it was a bit hot, it was definitely worth it. Peter was extremely patient as my partner was nervous about the rope and heights. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ambuler79
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Jenna M
March 22, 2018|
Response from Peter G |
Hi Jenna. For tour please book at least one day before. Thanks
January 6, 2018|
Response from NatureObservatorio | Property representative |
Hi Heather, we are glad that you booked the stay, hope we answered all your questions. Thanks a lot.
November 30, 2017|
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