Physis: Photography tours in Costa Rica you'll never forget

Discover the Vibrant Avian World with Our Costa Rica Bird Photography Tour

Welcome to Physis Photo Tours, where we specialize in unique and enriching photography tours across the breathtaking landscapes of Costa Rica. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or a passionate amateur, our tours are meticulously designed to ensure you capture the stunning beauty of Costa Rica’s avian life.

Explore Costa Rica’s Diverse Birdlife

Costa Rica is a birdwatcher’s paradise, hosting more than 900 bird species in its varied ecosystems. From the iconic Resplendent Quetzal in the misty cloud forests to the flamboyant Scarlet Macaw along the Pacific coast, each tour offers a chance to photograph some of the most extraordinary birds in the world. Here are 15 amazing birds you might capture through your lens:

  1. Resplendent Quetzal – Revered for its vibrant plumage and mystical presence.
  2. Scarlet Macaw – Known for its brilliant red, yellow, and blue feathers.
  3. Keel-billed Toucan – Famous for its colorful and oversized bill.
  4. Blue-throated Goldentail – A dazzling hummingbird with shimmering feathers.
  5. Montezuma Oropendola – Recognizable by its unique hanging nests and striking appearance.
  6. Collared Aracari – A smaller, fruit-eating toucan with a distinctive patterning.
  7. Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl – A small yet fierce predator often seen during the day.
  8. Violet Sabrewing – One of the largest and most vibrant hummingbirds.
  9. Three-wattled Bellbird – Noted for its unusual wattles and powerful call.
  10. Snowy Egret – Elegant and poised, often found in wetlands.
  11. Fiery-billed Aracari – A close relative of toucans, with fiery-hued bill tips.
  12. Purple-throated Mountain-gem – A beautifully colored hummingbird found in highland areas.
  13. Great Green Macaw – Larger and rarer than the Scarlet Macaw.
  14. Black-cheeked Ant-Tanager – An endangered species exclusive to Costa Rica.
  15. Yellow-throated Toucan – Known for its striking yellow throat patch and dynamic vocalizations.

Private and Exclusive Packages

Our private and exclusive packages are tailored for those who prefer a personal touch. Enjoy the solitude of nature with just your camera and our expert guide, ensuring an intimate and focused photography experience.

All-in-One Package

For those seeking a hassle-free adventure, our all-in-one packages cover everything from transportation, and accommodation, to guided tours. Focus on shooting the spectacular wildlife; Physis handles the rest.

Custom Itineraries
Your vision, your tour. With our custom itineraries, tell us what you want, and we’ll craft a tour that fits your schedule and interests perfectly. Whether it’s the lush rainforests or the majestic shoreline, our local experts will lead you to the best spots for bird photography.

Immersive Experiences

Immerse yourself in the environment as you learn not only about photography but also about the rich biodiversity of Costa Rica. Our tours are crafted by photographers for photographers, ensuring every moment is an opportunity for a stunning capture.

Why Choose Physis Photo Tours?

Join us on a Physis Photo Tour and explore Costa Rica through your lens. Experience bird photography like never before and bring home photos that tell tales of your unforgettable journey.