Activities Cerro de la Muerte?

Activities Cerro de la Muerte?

Paraíso Quetzal Lodge Ph + (506) 2200-0241   E-mail: info@quetzalsparadise.com http://www.paraisoquetzal.com Cerro de la Muerte, Ruta 2 Sur km 70, San Gerardo de Dota . Cerro de la Muerte Sunrise Tour: A mere 20 minutes from the hotel, you can reach one of the highest points in Costa Rica. From this privileged height, we may presence a spectacular sunrise, unique in the country, with a simultaneous view of both the Atlantic (Caribbean) and Pacific oceans. At the same time, enjoy the view of the active Turialba volcano while marveling the majesty of the “Páramo”. Leaving the hotel at 5am, we take breakfast in the delightful village of Siberia. Quetzal Paradise Tour: A gentle 1.5 km walk through the cloud forest will lead you to the Quetzals habitat. The hike will take approximately 2 hours, led by a professional guide equipped with spotting scope and bird guide , will provide detailed explications along the way. Epiphytes, such as orchids and bromeliads, adorn the trees, making this tour a most gratifying experience en route to your encounter with the Quetzal. Despite its normally reticent and silent behavior, the male, during the mating season, sometimes emits a wide range of sounds to attract a nearby female and so initiate their reproductive cycle. Paraíso Quetzal is located in one of the most prolific zones for this bird species, considered one of the most beautiful in the world. Taking the Quetzal Paradise Tour will give you the highest possible chance of enjoying an unforgettable close encounter with this mystical Mesoamerican bird.