In San Gerardo de Dota is the perfect place for the observation of the Quetzal because they prefer the very humid montane forests loaded with epiphytes, and they feed on lauráceas like the Aguacatillo that abound in our forests. The probability of being able to observe the Quetzal is 95% since San Gerardo is considered one of the best places for observation.
This tour consists of walking in the cloud forest to observe this wonderful bird that is considered one of the most beautiful in the world, this tour lasts 2 hours with a guide of the area specialized in the observation of these birds. One of our guides will take you to the places where the quetzal feeds on aguacatillos, their favorite fruit. It only needs a few seconds of watching the quetzal to appreciate why it is considered to be the most beautiful species in the American continent.
The tour can be done in any season, we have expert guides to help you identify not only the Quetzal but all the variety of animals and plants you observe.
We recommend bringing water, comfortable shoes and binoculars.