Palo Verde National Park Boat Tour

Palo Verde National Park encompasses one of the most important wetlands of Costa Rica and Central America. You’ll have the opportunity to explore its varied habitats on this half-day boat river cruise, which is one of the easiest and most rewarding ways to explore Palo Verde. You’ll pass through a wide variety of habitats, including pastureland and mangroves. On this tour you can see huge crocodiles, white face monkeys, lizards and rare birds in their natural habitat. The tour guides will help you to point out huge crocodiles resting in the sunshine and monkeys moving rapidly through the trees. You’ll see diverse bird species such as the Anhinga, Roseate Spoonbill, Wood Stork, the rare and endangered Jabiru, Blue Heron, White Ibis, and much more.

Full Day, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

A/C transport, Lunch, boat and admission fees.

What to bring?
Binoculars and cameras, shorts and tennis shoes.

Tour Departure
Pick up from Papagayo Gulf Area Hotels or your prefered hotel in Costa Rica.



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      I contacted Chris in advance of our trip to establish his recommendations. He was very informative and gave prompt replies to my many questions. We booked one tour in advance - Sensoriai and another two tours, Monteverde and Palo Verde/Llanos de Cortez Waterfall, with them...More

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