Curú National Wildlife Refuge and Hacienda is located
on the southern Nicoya Peninsula of northwestern Costa Rica. The area
is teaming with abundant wildlife and hosts one of the most beautiful
beaches and protected bays on the Nicoya Peninsula. The area offers easy
access to seeing some of the most sought after species such as White-faced
monkeys, Howler monkeys, Spider Monkeys, Scarlet Macaws, White-tailed
Deer, Collared Peccary, Coati, Raccoons, Coyotes, Iguanas, and hundreds
of species of tropical and migratory birds.
Services (Open 7 AM to 3 PM )
$10 entrance fee
$30 accomodation per person per night
attractions in Curú include kayaking in the beautiful Bay of Curú,
snorkeling, and day trips to the beautiful Tortuga Islands. Kayak and
camping trips at Playa Quesera can be arranged.
The basic cabins have solar power and are located along the beautiful and quiet
Curú beach and bay. The waves roll up the beach within 50 meters
of each cabin. They are comfortable and give the visitor the opportunity
to enjoy the wildlife refuge during the early mornings and late evenings
when wildlife is most active. Less basic accommodation is available in
Paquera and Tambor, within 10 to 15 km of Curú.