Navigate crocodile-filled rivers on a guided, 2-hour tour from Jaco that takes in Costa Rica?s fiercest wildlife. Watch for reptiles that measure over 25 feet (7.6 meters) while you steer past tiger herons, scarlet macaws, toucans, and monkeys. Enjoy an up-close look at a ?crocodile man? feeds a crocodile from a boat, an unforgettable experience with an ancient creature.
- A close encounter with wildlife
- Family friendly
- See native wildlife in their natural environment
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Fully narrated tour
What You Can Expect
If you have always dreamed of seeing these prehistoric creatures up close in the wild, then this is your chance.
The boat takes off on the ?T?rcoles River? the most populated crocodile river in the country. Some of them bigger than 25ft long.
Be on the lookout for a variety of exotic birds that populate the mangrove overgrowth, you?ll find Tiger Herons, Scarlet Macaws, White Ibis, Toucans, Spoonbills and more, as well as other species of wildlife such as tiger, faced crabs and white face monkeys.
The ?Crocodile Man? hand-feeds the crocodiles with boat passengers at a safe distance.
Bird watchers come for all over the world to observe the spectacular variety of bird and animals on the T?rcoles River.
The tour is two hours long on a safe boat that takes you down the T?rcoles River. Transportation (within Jaco area) to the boat and a bilingual guide are provided.
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (within the Jaco area)
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
- May be operated by a multilingual guide
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
- Not recommended for participants with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant women
- Due to the nature of this tour and the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund
- We provide pick-up service within the Jaco area. (Additional cost outside of that pick-up location)
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Local operator information
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Schedule and Pricing
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Your Jaco hotel or condo
Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 – 60 minutes prior to this time
2 hours (approx.)
Concludes at the original departure point