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Nature Observatorio

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Closes in 22 min: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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Exceptional place that you cannot miss

This was my first experience on a tree house and I could not be more happy with it. The house is in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lu P
Beyond Expectaion a Magical Experience

My daughter and I were a bit disappointed with how touristy and un-natural Costa Rica was the first... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ari F
Danville, California
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“primary forest”(12 reviews)
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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Hours Today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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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 2 days ago

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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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;)

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

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

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

1  Thank Ambuler79
Reviewed July 24, 2018

this overnight stay was one of my best experinces throughout Central America. First i hesitated if to go as all the bugs, spiders are not my favourites but in the end, after reading so many positive reviews, i decided to give it a try. It...More

1  Thank Helena S
Reviewed June 22, 2018

Well done sir! What a fabulous project you have, and visiting was a serene experience. Cannot wait to return for an overnight stay. I'm sure the other reviews describe the details but I just wanted to add my voice to the assenting masses! Don't miss...More

1  Thank Sam R
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for most, do not miss this. We took 4 young children with us and they all loved it! From the parking area Peter had the children handling banana spiders to show them most of the animals are...More

1  Thank Amber406
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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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