BIRDWATCHING - Budget Green Hotels san Jose Costa Rica


TOURS - Budget Green Hotels San Jose Costa Rica


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San Gerardo de Dota lies in one of the most beautiful regions of Costa Rica, on the rim of the Central Valley in the San Jose Province. Located just 85 km southwest of the San Jose Capital City.


 The  town lies near the Inter-American Highway on the western slopes of the Cerro de La Muerte. An amazingly stunning habitat for a plethora of bird and flora species, this region is most well known for being the primary habitat for the resplendent Quetzal, Costa Rica’s most famous bird.


We could arrange for you a whole tour activity to go to this region and enjoy in or more days the Birdwatching activity.


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List of birds on  San Gerardo of  Dota:


                          Olivaceus Cormorant

                          Great Blue Heron

                          Cattle Egret

                          Great Egret

                          Solitary Sandpiper

                          Spotted Sandpiper

                          Black Guan

                          Highland Tinamou

                          Spotted Wood Quarl

                          Buffy Crowned

                          Wood Partridge

                          Turkey Vulture

                          Black Vulture

                          Swainson's Hawk

                          Collared Forest-Falcon

                          American Swallow tailed kite

                          Peregrine Falcon

                          American Kestrel

                          Bat Falcon


                          Sharp-shinned Hawk

                          Cooper's Hawk

                          Barred Forest-Falcon

                          Collared Forest-Falcon

                          Broad-winged Hawk

                          Red-tailed Hawk

                          Ornate-Hawk Eagle


                          Band-tailed Pigeon

                          Ruddy Pigeon

                          White-tipped Dove

                          Chiriqui Quail-Dove

                          Buff-Fronted Quail-Dove

                          White-crowned Parrot

                          Sulfur-winged Parakeet

                          Barred Parakeet

                          Mottled Owl

                          Bared-Shanked Screech-Owl

                          Unspotted Saw-Whet Owl

                          Andean Pygmy-Owl

                          Dusky Nightjar

                          White-collared Swift

                          Black Swift

                          Chestnut-collared Swift

                          Vaux's Swift

                          Barn Swallow

                          Northen Rough-winged Swallow

                          Blue-and-white Swallow

                          Green Violet-ear

                          Violet Sabrewing

                          Green-fronted Lancebill

                          Green-crowned Brilliant

                          Magnficent Hummingbird

                          Gray-tailed Mountain-Gem

                          Fiery-throated Hummingbird

                          Steely-vented Hummingbird

                          Volcano Hummingbird

                          Scintillant Hummingbird

                          Resplendent Quetzal

                          Collared Trogon

                          Ringed Kingfisher

                          Emerald Toucanet

                          Golden-olive Woodpecker

                          Acorn Woodpecker

                          Hoffmann's Woodpecker

                          Hairy Woodpecker

                          Yellow-bellied Sapsucker

                          Streaked Xenops

                          Ruddy Treerunner

                          Spotted Barbtail

                          Spotted-crowned Woodcreeper

                          Buffy Tuftedcheek

                          Streeeaked-breasted Treehunter

                          Lineated Foliage-gleaner

                          Silvery-Fronted Tapaculo


                          Barred Becard

                          Masked Tityra

                          Tropical Kingbird

                          Western Kingbird

                          Golden-bellied Flycatcher

                          Boat-billed Flycatcher

                          Great Kiskadee

                          Social Flycatcher

                          Torrent Tyrannulet

                          Dark Pewee

                          Ochraceous Pewee

                          Olive-sided Flycatcher

                          Black Phoebe

                          Western Wood-Pewee

                          Eastern Wood-Pewee

                          Tufted Flycatcher

                          Black-capped Flycatcher

                          Yellowish Flycatcher

                          Olive-striped Flycatcher

                          Paltry Tyrannulet

                          Mountain Elainia

                          Yellow-bellied Elaenia

                          Gray-breasted Wood Wren

                          Timberline Wren

                          House Wren

                          Ochraceous Wren

                          Black-billed Nightingale-Thrush

                          Ruddy-capped Nightingale-Thrush

                          Swaison's Thrush


                          Wood Thrush

                          Mountain Robin

                          Sooty Robin

                          Clay-colored Robin

                          American Dipper

                          Gray Catbird

                          Long-tailed Silky-Flycatcher

                          Silvery-throated Jay

                          Rufous-browed Peppershrike

                          Yellow-throated Vireo

                          Solitary Vireo

                          Yellow-winged Vireo

                          Brown-capped Vireo

                          Philadelphia Vireo

                          Black-cheeked Warbler

                          Tennessee Warbler

                          Golden-winged Warbler

                          Flame-throated Warbler

                          Blackburnian Warbler

                          Black and White Warbler

                          Wilson's Warbler

                          Collared Redstart

                          Mourning Warbler

                          Black-throated Blue Warbler

                          Townsend's Warbler

                          Black-throated Green Warbler

                          Yellow-rumped Warbler

                          Louisiana Waterthrush

                          Baltimore Oriole

                          Yellow-billed Cacique

                          Elegant Euphonia

                          Golden-browed Chlorophonia

                          Common Bush-Tanager

                          Sooty-capped Bush-Tanager

                          Red-legged Honeycreeper

                          Silver-throated Tanager

                          Spangled-cheeked Tanager

                          Blue and gray Tanager

                          Western Tanager

                          Summer Tanager

                          Hepatic Tanager

                          White-winged Tanager

                          Flame-colored Tanager

                          Black-thighed Grosbeak

                          Rose-breasted Grosbeak

                          Chesnut-capped Brush-Finch

                          Yellow-thighed Finch

                          Yellow-faced Grassquit

                          Slaty Flowerpiercer

                          Peg-billed Finch

                          Slaty Finch

                          Yellow-bellied Siskin

                          Volcano Junco

                          Rufous-collared Sparrow