Visit OTS

To plan a visit to one of our stations in Costa Rica, please select from these categories:

Natural History Visit

You can find information on all of our stations, tours and activities and make reservations here.

Faculty-led Programs

You can find information on how to arrange a customized Faculty-led program.


You can register your research project, request a research permit (required in Costa Rica) and make reservations through the Research Database portal.

Researchers may also email our reservations staff to make reservations directly at stations.*

Las Cruces Research Station and Palo Verde Research Station:

La Selva Research Station:


*Please note that your research project must be registered in the Research Database and approved before the start of your visit.

For our Research and Education rates, please click here.