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A COSTA RICAN RIVER SAFARI
Real Wildlife... Real Close!... Palo Verde Tour!
THIS FULL DAY EXPEDITION IS DESIGNED FOR WILDLIFE LOVERS...
This is a famous tour in Costa Rica.
In this floating river-safari you will have the chance to see wild animals up close in their own habitat! After a scenic drive, enjoy a two hour cruise on the Tempisque River, the nearest access to world famous Palo Verde National Park, home to hundreds of migrating and local water bird species. Among other creatures you might see…. -monkeys, - Iguanas, - Smaller Mammals on the river banks, - The mighty American crocodile, one of the largest in the world. After the safari, enjoy an authentic COSTA RICAN TYPICAL LUNCH, COOKED IN A WOOD FIRE KITCHEN!, True to Costa Rican Cuture! On our return, we make a short stop to learn about Chorotega indigenous pottery using the same techniques that were used by their Pre-Columbian ancestors. Finally we´ll stop at the “small coffee tour store”, where you´ll learn about coffee, it´s process, its importance to Costa Rica, get a free taste of the BEST coffee on the planet! and purchase some to take back home!
WHAT TO BRING?: Camera, binoculars, shorts, hat, sun block.
DURATION: Full day.
MEALS INCLUDED: Lunch.
- Tracy L
We were recommended Frank the Tank from a friend who recently returned from Costa Rica. Prior to our trip, he was was easily accessible and answered all of our communication promptly and thoroughly via email. Through the tour company, we booked the Mirvalles Volcano tour...More
7/24/2018A TripAdvisor Member
Harold and Cidar were the best!! Not only were our excursions top notch, they went above and beyond to make sure we were all happy and did everything we wanted. Thanks also to Frank for his help in planning the perfect trips.
If you go to the Riu ask for Frank for the excursions on the beach very affordable and is awesome! If you end up going to the rain forest you’ll have a tour guid and hes 13 Years old named Wilton. Over 10:10 I am...More
This is a long tour day. On our trip we changed buses/drivers at the border. Nicaraguan bus more comfortable. Both buses seat 8, we were a party of 6. Roads good throughout the day. Our Nicaraguan tour guide spoke excellent English (we, regretfully, don't speak...More
Great tour guide who offers a “unique” experience with lots of homegrown information about this amazing country. Ask for Freddie Campos! He truly made the tours worth while. Born and raised in Costa Rica (San Jose), Freddie is the best choice when it comes to...More