Palo Verde Boat Tour

6 Hours


Embark on the Palo Verde Boat Tour, a scenic river journey along the Tempisque River, bordering Palo Verde National Park. Enjoy refreshing breezes amidst breathtaking landscapes while spotting crocodiles, monkeys, and a variety of local and migratory birds. The experience includes a delicious Costa Rican lunch and a break at Filadelfia Park to observe iguanas. Immerse yourself in nature’s wonders and local delights on this unforgettable adventure.

Trip Highlights

  • bird watching
  • Tour to see the iguanas in the Philadelphia park
  • monkey sighting
  • Typical Costa Rican lunch included


Day 1 :

Pick Up:
We begin with hotel pickups between 7:00 to 7:30 am, adjusting for location and distance. The journey takes approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Arrival at the Pier:
Upon reaching the pier, facilities, including restrooms, are available. Boarding instructions: no feeding of animals. Prepare for a scenic river ride.
River Exploration:
Embark on a mesmerizing river journey, spotting crocodiles, local and migratory birds, as well as white-faced and howler monkeys. Immerse yourself in the rich biodiversity.
Traditional Costa Rican Lunch (Casados):
Conclude the boat tour with a delicious Costa Rican lunch. Savor the flavors of a typical dish, "Casados," offering a taste of local culinary delights.
Filadelfia Park Iguana Break:
En route back to the hotel, take a short break at Filadelfia Park to observe iguanas and soak in the surroundings.
Return to Hotel:
We estimate arriving back at the hotel between 2:00 and 3:00 pm. Reflect on the day's adventures and the diverse wildlife encountered during this unforgettable Palo Verde Boat Tour.


  • Typical Costa Rican food
  • Self-guide
  • Small-group boat tour (check private rates)

No Includes

  • Tips / Gratuities
  • Local guide (Consult if required)

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Palo Verde Boat Tour