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Rafael Elizondo Nature Tours

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About Rafael Elizondo Nature Tours
We offer tours in the area of Monteverde, collective or privated, allowing the visitors to enjoy the Nature and beauty of the town.
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

This is my second time going on a guided tour with Rafael. You do not understand how much you need a guide until you try it without one! It's also like walking through a museum and not knowing what anything is...you need a guided tour...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

You must do the tour with Rafael who is not only an expert but also very friendly and a nice person. You can't miss this unique experience in Monterverde: Rafael will be the perfect guide and photographer. We highly recommend him

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Vacationer744023
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Rafael was a great guide, really passionate about nature and birds watching. We had a really good time with him. Thanks to him, every birds'songs seem now familiar. Sophie, Soraya and Louise

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sophie R
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time with Rafal in Curi Cancha!He is a great guide,very passionate and with an impressing knowledge of all the birds and trees we saw in the park. He can imitate the sounds of the birds precisely and he took time so...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Camille D
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Rafa was amazing. We had him as our guide for two weeks while we, a college biology class, traveled throughout Costa Rica. Rafa often carried his spotting scope on hikes and was able to point out animals what most guides let alone normal people would...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank namsiu
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

Rafa was the most amazing guide we have ever had in all of our travels! I don't know how he finds all the birds and wild life in the Curi Cancha Cloud forest. With his bird calls he is a bird magnet as they magically...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Betty M
Reviewed March 13, 2018

I was in Monteverde over the summer and had the BEST tour guide ever--Rafael! Most definitely go to Rafael's personal site to book him. He is super passionate about what he does and is extremely knowledgeable!! My group and I had so much fun with...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Kelsi A
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Rafa was amazing! I went to Costa Rica on a school trip and Rafa’s knowledge and kind personality made the trip perfect. I’m hoping to return to Costa Rica someday and Rafa is the only tour guide I would hire. Thank you Rafa!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Natalie M
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Rafa is a guide like no other in the area....he is very knowledgeable about the various species you will see, he is a bird aficionado and a warm people person. He has been my guide for more than 8 times when I have brought group...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Colette B
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Make sure you contact Rafael Elizondo for an expert guide through the reserve. My husband and I still talk about him! He could actually imitate the bird calls! He captured so many close up pictures for us using our mobile phones. We developed a bond...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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