Tempisque River Wildlife Tour

If you are in Guanacaste this would definitely be a “must-do” tour, for first time visitors (but must of the time people who come back to Costa Rica do it again), why? Well if you really want to have the experience of watching all kinds of animals in one place this is the best option!


You will enjoy a relaxing boat trip in the most important River in Guanacaste, while you border Palo Verde National Park and Cipanci National Wildlife Refuge, the result?, spot different species of birds residents and migratories, reptiles and mammals! As well as letting yourself be attracted by the exuberant Tropical Dry Forest,learning about common trees and plants of the area.After the tour you will taste one of the best Costa Rican typical dishes,a delightful lunch prepared by the hands of local cooks.

Then after lunch and dessert we’ll head to a pottery shop where you will have a demonstration of Pre-Columbian art, ( this is optional) given by a local artist knowledgeable about the traditional art of the Chorotega indigenous, and you’ll witness how in a few minutes the artist makes a copy of an indigenous clay pot.  It’s a tour you will never forget!! 

Tour includes:

  • A/C Transportation
  • Bilingual Guide
  • Park Entrance Fee
  • Boat Tour (1 and a half hour in the river)
  • Lunch
  • Pottery shop ( optional, let us know in advance if you want to take this activity )

What to bring/wear:

  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insects repellent
  •  Sunscreen
  • Camera
  •  Binoculars-wildlife guide (optional)

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José Pizarro.
Guanacaste Traveler