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Bucus Tours

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Miss. Edith street, Manzanillo 10965, Costa Rica
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Bucus Tour with Omar was Fantastic!!

Highly recommend a tour with Bucus Tours of the Gandoca-Manzanillo National Mixed Wildlife Refuge... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Marco G
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January 2018 was a very rainy and cold month in the Caribean. Nevertheless Omar made two great... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
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Omar Cook will be your guide for the most of the tours, he is a Manzanillo resident.Who has worked for many years as a trained and certified jungle guide.Omar has expertise in these ranges bird identification, botany animal and plant habits but also in geography of the entire country of Costa Rica.We offer Jungle hikes, Bird watching, Gandoca Lagoon kayak tour, See the Leatherback turtle, Snorkling, Dolphin tours, Indian reserve tour and a lot more adventure tours.
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Miss. Edith street, Manzanillo 10965, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend a tour with Bucus Tours of the Gandoca-Manzanillo National Mixed Wildlife Refuge if you're staying in Puerto Viejo or nearby! Our guide Omar was very knowledgeable, patient and cracked some not so funny dad jokes (lol) as he took us on a 4-hour...More

Thank Marco G
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

January 2018 was a very rainy and cold month in the Caribean. Nevertheless Omar made two great tours with us in Manzanillo, a group of 6 persons (friends and relatives): birdwatching at 5:15 a.m. and the Gandoca Tour through the woods next day at 7...More

Thank angelafederspiel
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Omar was an excellent and very knowledgable guide who took us through the Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge. He started the tour by asking us what we wanted to see and when I told him about my interest in plants, especially medicinal ones, he took us to...More

Thank Emily I
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We were recommended by our hosts where we were staying to use Omar. He is knowledgable about wildlife and the jungle. He is passionate about teaching people about the environment. He pointed out sloths, monkeys, yellow eyelash viper, toucans, spiders, frogs, lizards and bullet ants....More

Thank tofinogal1972
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

First question from Omar, "What do you want learn on this trip?" And since Omar grew up in Manzanillo, he told us a little about everything that is relevant to the area as we hiked. Not only was he amazing at spotting wildlife and plants,...More

Thank Kara E
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Booked this at our hotel , picked up and dropped off on beach and then our guide arrived , Omar knew everything about birds , we were amazed ! He took us around his village into people's gardens up and down footpaths , we must...More

Thank JHyde5320
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Omar is one of the best guides ever. We saw so many life birds. He could spot birds as well as the best birders I've ever seen. And he was so concerned that each one of us saw the bird. I recommend Omar for one...More

Thank Nancy Z
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Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Without a doubt, our trip into the jungle was a "5" rating! Omar was an excellent guide - he could spot a viper, sloths, monkeys, and frogs like an eagle! His knowledge, love for nature, stories and sense of humor added so much. He cared...More

Thank Tina K
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Reviewed 8 November 2016

I am ever so grateful that our hostess booked a tour with Omar! He is funny, warm, and a fountain of knowledge when it comes to the natural world of his hometown. His passion to share and preserve this amazing place is contagious. He has...More

Thank Nogodiggida
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Omar was SO incredibly knowledgeable! We had a great time hiking with him through the jungle. AMAZING view at the end.

Thank Lauren F
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traciepowney
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Response from Lynda P | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Best to track him down, either through his mobile number or at Cool & Calm Cafe, owned by his brother. Do you have his contact info? We found him very accommodating to our needs. He is a great guide!
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