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Bat Tour

Embark on a fascinating adventure to unravel the mysteries of bats, which make up nearly 50% of the mammal species in Costa Rica, totaling 113 unique species. Join us and immerse yourself in the wonders of this extraordinary group.

Duration: 1.5 hours

Recommended items: Water, insect repellent, poncho or umbrella, flashlight, and camera.

Included: The activity begins with a captivating multimedia presentation on the natural history of bats. Gain insights into their classification, diversity, adaptations, reproduction, threats, and more. Afterward, a knowledgeable guide will offer a safe and up-close opportunity to observe some of the bats that have been captured for ongoing research projects.

As part of the experience, you will also visit a demonstration site showcasing the snare net used in bat research. Here, the method of capturing bats will be explained. Rest assured that the bats are captured and held for less than 2 hours, ensuring their well-being.

Restrictions: Closed-toe shoes or boots must be worn at all times.

Location: Tirimbina

Conditions: Children under 5 years old can join free of charge. Private Tours incur an additional charge of 50% of the regular price. This activity starts at 7:30 pm and requires a prior reservation.

Days of Operation: Monday to Sunday, at 7:30 pm.

Minimum Participants: 2

To ensure availability, we recommend making a reservation in advance for this captivating bat adventure.

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