The Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge was the first designated Ramsar Site in Costa Rica in 1991. Explore this protected wetland which one of the most important breeding grounds for many birds and animals species within Central America. Take a boat ride and enjoy spotting the wildlife along the river bank. It’s not hard to spot
crocodiles, caimans, turtles and iguanas. Cano Negro is also a prime fishing site for tarpon, guapote, alligator gar, drum and bass when in season. A license from the ranger station in Cano Negro village is required.
Driving Time from Casitas Tenorio: 90mins
Rate: $10 park entrance fee, $25pp boat tour
Duration: Approx. All day (drive and tour)
Bring:Camera, binoculars, repellent, sun cream
Tour Operator: Book a tour with Paraiso Tropicales