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Palo Verde Boat Tours

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Ortega, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
+506 8841 8943
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Palo Verde Boat Tours

Had a great time on the river with Antonio and our guide Santos. Antonio made it a point to get up... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lexington, Kentucky
Scarlet macaws, herons galore, great locally sourced food

Our tour began when we stepped out of our car in Ortega and Patricia, who arranges river boat tours... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
James D
Atlanta, Georgia
via mobile
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  • Average7%
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“howler monkeys” (43 reviews)
“the river” (106 reviews)
Ortega, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
+506 8841 8943

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a great time on the river with Antonio and our guide Santos. Antonio made it a point to get up close to the monkeys for us to see! Amazing adventure.

Thank Jengrimes
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our tour began when we stepped out of our car in Ortega and Patricia, who arranges river boat tours for the family, asked us if we wanted to see the scarlet macaws. We thought she might be joking, since these magnificent birds are rarely seen...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 1 week ago

And a great time was had by all!! Both the Captain and the guide,Steven, were very knowledgeable and alert in pointing out and describing the different animals that were in the water and on the banks of the Tempisque river. Quite a variety of Herons,...More

Thank 676leop
Reviewed 1 week ago

This trip was only 30 minutes from our hotel and a half day tour, the details given in the brochure was accurate in description of the trip. The boat driver was excellent when we were taking photos he would move the boat around to ensure...More

Thank Higgwa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were up-sold on this adventure, we wanted to see wildlife and nexus said we really had to do this tour at a cost of 280 for both of us. To start it was over a two hour bus ride over rough roads just to...More

Thank Scott Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the ride to the park to the river boat cruise, we had a very enjoyable day! Our driver, Ivan with Tamarindo Dreamers Adventures and the guides on the boat tour were so knowledgeable and humorous! Our tour was arranged by the concierge at Marriott...More

Thank pammcpat53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't be put off by the roads through the sugar care fields to get to Palo Verde Boat Tours...it will be worth it. You are welcomed to a lovely home for drinks, very clean accessible bathrooms and then you are taken to the park for...More

1  Thank judyazoff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at the Palo Verde Boat Tour via Yellowfin Tours and Greivin was our tour guide. The boat captain and Greivin worked together to call the animals so we could see them and took the time to educate us along the way. We saw...More

Thank trip_s33k
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was an amazing trip, and very calm. Loved our boat pilot. Don't forget your binoculars or camera. Lots of animals, birds especially.

Thank Happydude65
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Very relaxing as you sit comfortable in a boat with a very knowledgeable guide. Various types on monkeys, birds, crocodiles even saw a sloth, and lots of colorful iguanas

Thank mrtropical
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24 January 2018|
Response from markbailey444 | Reviewed this property |
You can rent a car and drive to the boat tour area, but I would suggest using a local touring company like Mardigi Tours. Not only can they get you there safely, they can also make all of the arrangements. It is who we... More
Kathy M
5 January 2017|
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Response from Oklagrl | Reviewed this property |
We took a transfer with a good for this adventure. I do know know if they will pick you up or not. I would call them and see.