Feel like a true explorer on this tour of the Palo Verde National Park: discover Costa Rica's tropical forests and cruise down the Tempisque River in search of crocodiles... if you dare!
Palo Verde National Park Tour
We'll pick you up at your hotel in Guanacaste at 7:30 am, and set off towards the Palo Verde National Park, arriving an hour later.
As soon as we arrive, we dive straignt into the wetlands (not literally!) - an area covered by sea just 6000 years ago and considered one of the most important in the world, We will walk along the Tempisque river, discovering the riverside forests and pastures keeping our eyes open for hummingbirds, martiners, blue-winged teals and majestic quetzals.
During the visit we will also see howler monkeys, among other kinds, crocodiles and saínos, as well as dozens of other species. And after all that you're sure to be hungry, so we'll fuel up with a traditional lunch packed with local specialities.
With renewed energy, the tour sets off towards Guaitil, where we will learn about the peoples native to the region, and see how the artisans create beautiful pieces of pottery.
After an unforgettable five hours, we will take you to your hotel for 12:30 pm.
Hotel pick up
This tour includes pick-up from the following areas of Guacanaste: Tamarindo, Langosta, Coco Beach, Brasilito, Grande Beach, Flamingo and Potrero.
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Palo Verde National Park Tour
Children between 5 and 11 years old€ 69.10
Children under 5 years oldFree
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Tours or activities will not consist of more than 8 people per group.
A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.
The use of masks is obligatory. The client must bring their own mask.
Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.
All those running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.
Handing out of printed material such as maps or brochures will be avoided.
The temperature and wellness of all those taking part in the service will be monitored daily, excluding and maintaining in quarantine any who display fever or symptoms.
The transport used will be disinfected before and after each service and deep-cleaned every 24 hours.
The capacity of all means of transport will be reduced to 50% of their maximum capacity.
At monuments, museums and attractions, the maximum permitted capacity will be a 25% of the total maximum capacity.
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.
Alcoholic drinks are not available.
The temperature of all attendees will be taken, and admission will be denied to those with a temperature of more than 37 degrees Celsius (99 Fahrenheit).
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English and Spanish.
Hotel Pick up and drop off.
English speaking guide.
Entrance to Palo Verde National Park.
When to book?
You can book up until 24 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Wheelchair accessible. This must be indicated in the reservation.
All services published on Civitatis are carried out in accordance with our Sustainability Code.
No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
If you have any other questions please contact us.