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Hidden Valley Night Tour

Hidden Valley Trail, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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Amazing night tour

Lovely experience! We were picked up at our hotel at the right time. The entrance and the park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AliseVallinga
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Assendelft, The Netherlands
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Excellent Tour

My husband and I enjoyed the hidden valley night tour. We were very fortunate to see a number of... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Kerry S
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Hidden Valley Trail, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely experience! We were picked up at our hotel at the right time. The entrance and the park were very nice. We were with six people (dutch) from our tourgroup and had a private tour in English (there was also a spanish group). Our guide,...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

My husband and I enjoyed the hidden valley night tour. We were very fortunate to see a number of Agouti, Coati and numerous insects and sleeping birds. One of the coati ran right into our guide! Neither guide nor coati were hurt but both were...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Not a bad tour and guide Eduardo knew his stuff, but saw no mammals, just sleeping birds, insects, a tarantula and a couple of frogs. Enjoyed the searching but felt a bit rushed, less than one and a half hours actual tour, trick was to...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Miguel was awesome and very informative. Our group had a blast with him and highly recommend the tour, especially with our tour guide. Transportation was prompt and reliable. They had complementary popcorn when we arrived and it was delicious. The tour itself was amazing where...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Interesting tour with very knowledgable local guide, Eduardo. Saw lots of bugs and rare Olingo over approx 2 hours. Torches provided but check the battery first! We walked the Preserve during the day and it was completely different in the dark, I'd definitely recommend doing...More

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

I have visited Some Nighttours in Monteverde and Valle Escondido is probably my favorite one. Although it is on the trails belonging to a Hotel, the preserve is huge and it’s an amazing place and they have very professional and knowledgeable guides. It is also...More

Thank Susana v
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

The Night Tour in Valle Escondido is a whole experience!! Starting with an amazing sunset with popcorn, ending with amazing memories from all the cute spots and wild life you can find on the way!!!!! Totally recommended!!!

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is an awesome night tour at Valle Escondido nature preserve in Monte Verde. The property is a beautiful setting, with a sweet and calm spot to watch the sunset before you take the night tour. Our guide was friendly, knowledgable and had a great...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

To start, we were told we would be picked up at a near by hotel. We arrived 5 min before the scheduled time and the bus had already left us behind. Lucky we had our own car. When we finally got there we had to...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We did this tour after a very, very heavy burst of rain which had lasted most of the afternoon. We were each equipped with a powerful torch to guide our way, together with Adam who was a very reassuring young man. This was a new...More

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travelcrazy1976
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Response from SarahMarilyn | Reviewed this property |
good question....I think you can ask anyone where the Monte Verde Inn or Valle Escondido is at the end of a small road....Monte Verde isn't that big, so people should know who/what you're talking about. The hotel/tour... More
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