Palo Verde National Park Boat Tour (Guanacaste)

We currently have discounts for this tour!


Operated by Ecotrans Costa Rica

December 1st 2016 – November 30th 2017:

TOUR OPERATOR’S TOUR PRICE PER ADULT: $90.00
PURA VIDA! EH? TOUR DISCOUNT PER ADULT: $10.00
TOUR PRICE PER ADULT TO PAY TO THE TOUR OPERATOR: $80.00

TOUR OPERATOR’S TOUR PRICE PER CHILD: $90.00
PURA VIDA! EH? TOUR DISCOUNT PER CHILD: $15.00
TOUR PRICE PER CHILD TO PAY TO THE TOUR OPERATOR: $75.00

  • Age group(s) eligible to receive the child rate for this activity: 3-10 years (0-2 years are free)
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Discount disclaimer: In order for a Pura Vida! eh? discount to be valid, a complete tour reservation form must be submitted via our website and accepted by our team. In addition, travellers must follow the steps/requirements outlined on our “How Pura Vida! eh? Works” page. Please note that Pura Vida! eh? discounts are: a) not valid for preexisting reservations already placed through other companies or tour operators,  b) only valid for the specific day requested on the tour reservation form, and c) may only be claimed by the individual whose name appears on the tour reservation form. Tour reservation change requests may be made by travellers, but such requests are subject to approval by our team; unapproved tour reservation changes may result in a change or loss of the discount amount awarded. Tour reservation cancellations and no-shows will result in a loss of the discount amount awarded. All prices on our website including Pura Vida! eh? discounts are listed in the currency of US dollars, however at the tour operator’s discretion, tour payment may be collected in the currency of either US dollars or Costa Rican colones. For more information, please see our “Frequently Asked Questions” page.

ABOUT THE TOUR

Tour departure/return location: Guanacaste (i.e., Papagayo, Playa Hermosa, Playa Panama, Playa Ocotal, Playas del Coco, Playa Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Playa Tamarindo)

Tour times: 7:30am

Tour duration: 7.5 hours

Tour includes: Boat tour, entrance fee, guide, lunch, and round-trip transportation to/from the Guanacaste beaches (such as Papagayo, Playa Hermosa, Playa Panama, Playa Ocotal, Playas del Coco, Playa Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Playa Tamarindo)

Tour operator’s description: Palo Verde is one of the most important and interesting National Parks in Costa Rica. It has at least 12 different habitats within the park including: mangroves, swamps, swamps forests, saltwater and freshwater lagoons and marshes. In this tour you will get into the Tempisque River, the most important river of the Guanacaste. On this river you will enjoy a two and a half hours boat ride. From the boat, watch the fabulous array of wild birds and a myriad of creatures such as howler monkeys, green iguanas and coatis, anteaters and crocodiles. The park provides shelter for a great variety of birds such as the American Woodstock, the Roseate Spoonbill, the Boat-billed Heron, the Tiger Heron and the Tropical Kingbird. This is a great tour for those who love nature and bird watching!

Additional details

  • This tour requires a minimum of 2 people to run. Please contact us to inquire about tour availability if your travel group is comprised of less than the tour operator’s required minimum number of participants.

MINIMUM/MAXIMUM AGE/WEIGHT/HEIGHT/OTHER REQUIREMENTS

  • None

WHAT TO BRING FOR TOUR PARTICIPATION

  • Comfortable clothing
  • Comfortable tennis shoes or walking shoes (flip flops are not recommended)
  • Light rain jacket
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Insect repellent
  • Binoculars

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