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Africa Mia Envision a place that captures your imagination and attention. Our Wildlife Safari Tour encapsulates Nature and shares its beauty with you. Recognized by various magazines, newspapers and travel consultants as the most unique attraction opened in Costa Rica in the last decade, this amazing wildlife center has been placed on the� must do� list for all those with a profound love of and curiosity about these amazing animals. The facilities are geared to make you feel like you're in Africa from the moment you enter the premises by surrounding you with local flora and fauna, awesome natural environments, renaissance style architecture, and a variety of exotic African animals. The multilingual staff sets the tone for an unforgettable experience. Costa Rica�s newest and most unique tourist attraction boasts over 150 animals. There are native species -- monkeys, wild rabbits, birds, guatusas to name a few -- but there's even more! Visitors are exposed on the African Safari Wildlife Tour to reticulated giraffes, the incredible Giant Eland, endangered bongos, mask faced oryx, warthogs, zebras, ostriches, antelope, deer, watusi african cattle and camels. The climate of Northwest Costa Rica is very similar to the African Savannah, making an easy transition for the species to not only adapt to their new home but to thrive. Special attention has been taken to create habitats that mimic the original surroundings for the animals. You'll find open plains with shade trees for the savannah animals, shallow lakes and waterfalls for birds and water species, and intermediate forest for tree-loving species. The grounds include a Visitor's Center, restaurants, souvenir shops, a picnic area and a large covered terrace with swimming pool for groups and special events. The facility also includes a feature film experience that will immerse you in the sights, sounds and even smells of our wildlife. Observation Tour - You'r tour guide will drive to certain sections around the perimeter of the Park where'll you'll be allowed to disembark and walk up on the Observation Wall to view the animals below. This is a wonderful way to discover theses majestic animals at your own pace. Driving Tour - Your knowledgeable guide will drive you to major viewing points around the Park in an air-conditioned vehicle. No walking necessary! The African Safari Wildlife Tour -- Africa is waiting to be rediscovered in this unique tour with low environmental impact. Just like in Africa, you'll travel in a secure 4-wheel drive vehicle while the animals roam free. This is a Tour INSIDE the savannah with a knowledgeable guide. You'll also travel to a waterfall located in a primary forest. This up close encounter in a non-disturbing approach for the animals and will allow you to experience exceptional wild animal behavior in their natural habitat. Half Day Tour Includes: * Roundtrip transfers in comfortable modern van from your Hotel driving through small villages and cattle ranches. * Experienced English speaking Tour Guide with an understanding and love of animals. * Up close and personal encounters with some of Africa�s incredible animals in the savannah, traveling in the safety of a specialized vehicle create the perfect location for a photographic safari. * Drive on 4x4 specialty vehicle to El Salto Waterfall deep into the Guanacaste primary forest to explore the local flora and fauna. Private Service Includes: * Roundtrip transfers in private comfortable modern van from your Hotel driving through small villages and cattle ranches. * Experienced English speaking Tour Guide with an understanding and love of animals. * Up close and personal encounters with some of Africa�s incredible animals in the savannah, traveling in the safety of a specialized vehicle create the perfect location for a photographic safari. * Drive on 4x4 specialty vehicle to El Salto Waterfall deep into the Guanacaste primary forest to explore the local flora and fauna. * Bottled water or soda. Monday to Friday For 3 persons minimum- 8 persons maximum Pick up at Beach Hotel Depart Hotel Arrive at Safari Depart Safari Return to Hotel 7:45-8:00 9:30 11:30 1:00 pm 9:15-9:30 11:00 1:00 2:30 pm 12:45-1:00 2:30 4:30 6:00 pm 1:45-2:00 3:30 5:30 7:00 pm Approximated schedules. Your exact itinerary will be indicated on your reservation.