The Bird watching tour in Drake Bay is an activity worth do to, since due to its position the place offers the chances to see many of the almost 400 species of birds found in Peninsula de Osa. Around Drake Bay you might encounter red macaws, toucans, tanagers, woodpeckers, hummingbirds, manakins, sparrows, euphonias, orioles and many mare species. It can be done very early in the morning or late in the afternoon, this guided activity is done around town for 2 hours. It is recommended to do the bird watching tour in the morning or evening, since birds are more active during this hours and one wants to see the most activity possible and also different species of birds.
Extra activities for real bird lover can be done, we can take you to the mangroves and also to try to find nocturnal birds or go after specific species of birds. For bird watching it is recommended to have good equipment due to some birds will be only appreciated for faraway sometimes, maybe because it was the only bird found or because we are dealing with a very elusive bird.
We also organize special activities in Corcovado National Park for bird watching. It can be a visit for a day trip or an overnight tour In Sirena ranger station or any of the other stations.
The guide has the equipment for this activity, binoculars, telescope and good information due to that they are familiar with the activity and the area.
Come, enjoy and learn more about our beautiful birds, macaws, toucans, and a lot more interesting and colorful birds and their sounds.
- tour guide.
This tour begins at 5:00 am or 4:00 pm. The starting time can be changed, but it’s necessary to know about your requirements 2 days in advance.