A typical visit to Siempre Verde might include hiking on area trails, day trips to nearby villages, lectures by regional experts, study of the local culture and language, and volunteering with children at Escuela Rio Cenepa.
An abundance of flora and fauna can be found in the area surrounding Siempre Verde.
The CloudForest is home to a variety of animal species, including mammals (such as the spectacled bear), birds, and reptiles. The plate-billed mountain toucan, the yellow-eared parrot, and the resplendent quetzal are just a few of the endangered bird species sighted in the branches surrounding the research station. A population of rare frogs are found within this protected forest, as well.