Our team will greet you at the entrance of the pier and kindly take to our modern airconditioned van. Your adventure starts with a nice drive through the countryside towards the Tarcoles river, located 25 miles away from Puntarenas pier, at Tarcoles area is where most of our activities will take place. A local English Speaking tour guide will make your bus ride informative and entertaining, as well as pointing all the wildlife & highlights of Puntarenas.
First stop, the White-faced Monkeys, a troop that inhabits the tropical dry forest will come out of the forest for a picture taken. Then, we continue to the fruit local Market to have a taste of delicious tropical pineapple, banana, and papaya, st the same place your tour guide will show the old way used to squeeze the juice of sugar cane and explain to you about the moonshine and national liqueur made from it.
There is more! Enjoy navigating the Tarcoles River, a river tour considered to be one the most biodiverse places in Central America, & Costa Rica. The environmental conservations in pro the wildlife & nature in Costa Rica, allows visitors to observe dozens of crocodiles with gigantic sizes, something impressive and little-seen in the world. However, it is possible to see these reptiles in Costa Rica, thanks to the effort and protection and environmental appreciation of its people towards nature.
Join us on this jungle Safari experience in Tarcoles river; and you´ll have the opportunity to see a wide variety of different species of Egrets, Herons, Hawks, Falcons, Lizards and the prehistoric Crocodiles.
A visit to one of the most impressive ecosystem is on the list, The Mangrove Forest, known as a top nursery of wildlife, where baby crocs live parts of their life and a bird-nesting forest for the outstanding Scarlet Macaw and many other species of birds.
If your perfect cruise day tour is to drive less and see more then 10 in 1 Puntarenas Highlights is the tour. This tour will let us have a glimpse of the wildlife, culture, lifestyle, food of these outstanding country, Costa Rica.
¿What to bring?
- Short pants
- Tennis shoes
- Insect repellent
- rain poncho