Cruise through a tropical rainforest on a 7-hour excursion to the Tempisque River along Costa Rica?s Palo Verde National Park. Explore an ecosystem teeming with wildlife as a guide with extensive knowledge about the area points out flora and fauna while navigating the river on an intimate motorboat.
- Depart the coast for a two-hour cruise down the Tempisque River along Palo Verde National Forest
- Learn about the local ecosystem from a guide with knowledge about the area
- Spot wildlife in its natural habitat, including many species of birds and reptiles
- Bring your camera, binoculars, tennis shoes or sandals, sun protection, hat, and extra spending money
- Typical Costa Rican lunch included
- Hotel pickup and drop-off via air-conditioned vehicle included
What You Can Expect
Meet your guide at your hotel in the morning prior to a 7:30 a.m. departure. Drive through the countryside for roughly an hour, meandering past brightly painted towns, groves of ceiba trees, and fields of sugar cane en route to your boarding point near Palo Verde National Park on the Tempisque River.
Board a small motor-powered boat and embark on a two-hour cruise down the river, known for housing a wide range of wild animals such as herons, egrets, monkeys, crocodiles, and iguanas. Learn about these animals and the ecosystem that supports them from a guide with extensive knowledge about the area as you go.
The tour ends with a delicious typical Costa Rican lunch before transferring back to your hotel.
Please note: A minimum of two guests per booking is required.
- National Park fees
- Hotel pickup (listed hotels only)
- Hotel drop-off
- Alcoholic drinks
- Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
- Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
You can present either a paper or mobile ticket for this activity.
Local operator information
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Schedule and Pricing
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From the following hotels or Tourist Places:
Four Season Hotel
Riu Guanacaste and Palace Hotel
playa Panama: Mangrove hotel
Hermosa Beach: Condovac, Hermosa height, Villa del Sol etc.
7:30 a.m. (time could change)
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the
local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
7 hours (approx.)
Returns to original departure point