Refugio Nacional de Fauna Silvestre Golfito

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Place Category: AttractionsPlace Tags: flora and fauna, forest, one day tour, outdoor activities, Refuge, trails, and wildlife

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  • Golfito lies 300 kilometers southeast of Puntarenas, the capital city of Puntarenas province. Situated directly south of Piedras Blancas National Park, its wildlife refuge has a unique history. The Refugio Nacional de Fauna Silvestre Golfito has incredible facilities where you will enjoy very varied landscapes thanks to its diverse flora and fauna. Amid its motley flora, you can find areas of primary forest and riparian forest, among many others. This refuge has a privileged position, since it was created with the aim of safeguarding the integrity of the city’s waters. Thanks to this, together with its huge huge diversity of animals, one of the most beautiful areas in Costa Rica was created. The Refugio Nacional de Fauna Silvestre Golfito is blanketed in evergreen woodlands boasting trees nearly 45 meters tall. These along with other local plant life, benefit immensely from plentiful rain between May and November. This refuge is also a natural habitat for birds, mammals, reptiles and other magnificent creatures. As you tour the forest, you’ll likely glimpse a toucan, a strikingly colored avian species known for its black feathers and bright orange beak, also, the forest houses all native Costa Rican monkey species. Avid hikers will discover a plethora of trails through the refuge, allowing plenty of opportunities to be immersed inside its splendor. In short, the Refugio Nacional de Fauna Golfito is one of the most beautiful areas in Costa Rica that you cannot miss during your visit.

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