Experiences

Activities

The best options to enjoy your vacations in the Tropical Rainforest

Experiences

Activities

Water, sand, reefs, jungle and more

Costa Rica is a country located in Central America that has unlimited tourist potential and is ranked as one of the most visited international destinations.

Although the country is small and it covers only 0.03 % of the surface of the globe, it proudly shelters 5% of the existing biodiversity in the entire world. 25.58 % of the country is composed of conservation and natural protected territory.

With our in house Concierge Service we will do everything you need to discover the area during your vacations, just let us know which tour you think will be the perfect adventure for you and let’s do it!

Ziplining

Start your journey on the 800-acre private reserve that includes primary and secondary humid tropical rainforests. Take delight in overlooking the majestic Pacific Ocean while waiting for your tour to begin. Once you begin, your bilingual guides will teach you much about the Osa in a fun and informative manner along the way. There are 9 cables, 11 platforms, 2 repelling stations, 2 suspension bridge, and an amazing “tarzan” swing for the truly adventurous!

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PER PERSON – $65 adults and children

TOURS PER DAY: 2, at 8:00 am and 1:00 pm

DURATION: 2-3 hours

MINIMUM AGE: 4 years old

WHAT TO WEAR: Comfortable clothes, closed shoes, long pants, sun glasses, sunscreen, insect repellent, rain jacket.

Nauyaca Waterfalls

The Nauyaca Waterfalls are located in a canyon approximately eighty meters wide. One of the falls is forty-five meters high in free fall and the other twenty meters high in stepped fall, forming at the foot of it, a pool of a thousand square meters and six meters deep. Then there are other natural pools of smaller size, which can be used for the enjoyment of the whole family.

Nauyaca Waterfalls in Costa Rica is the ideal place for lovers of nature and adventure where the tourist can expand the cavalcade, walk, swim, climb, jump, take pictures and enjoy a wonderful day, in one of the most beautiful places beautiful of the pacific south of Costa Rica.

You have the option to do a hike, a horseback riding tour or take a ride on the 4×4 pick-up trucks to get to the waterfall.

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PER PERSON – Adults and Children

$9 Hike

$32 Pick-up

$70 Horseback ride

Snorkeling & Whales

Start and return from Uvita Beach on a 3-hour tour within the Marino Ballena National Park. Visit the best beaches of the Park such as Colonia Beach, Arco Beach, Ballena Beach and Piñuelas Beach. During the boat tour you will also have the opportunity to discover Ventanas Beach Caves and the river mouth of the Río Grande de Térraba (Boca Coronado).

The tour also includes the search for cetaceans which is one of the main reasons why tourists visit the area. From late July until early October, the most important species arrive such as the Humpback whale, Pilot Whale and some others. It is also possible to see some species of dolphins that are located in almost the entire Pacific coast such as the Bottlenose Dolphin, Common Dolphin, Rough-toothed dolphin, Spotted Dolphin and some others. The tour is also recognized because of the snorkeling in one of the great coral reefs the National Park has, in which you will be able to find a great diversity of marine life while at Whale Rock Island and the Whale’s Tail reef.

PER PERSON – $75 adults

CHILDREN – $37.5 (5 to 9 years old)

INCLUDES: Bilingual tour guide, entrance to the National Park, safety equipment (life jackets and first aid kit), snorkeling equipment, water and fruits, parking.

Caño Island

This full day tour from Uvita Beach (7:00 am – 4:30 pm) starts with a boat trip of about an hour and a half from the beach to Caño Island, where there will be a very high probability of seeing cetaceans (whales and dolphins) in their respective arrival seasons (whales).

This tour includes a visit to the main beach of the island and the opportunity to practice snorkeling in one of the best and most beautiful coral reefs of Costa Rica, recognized as the second best place in the country for snorkeling. Lunch is made in the boat. This tour must be reserved in advance at least 4 days before.

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PER PERSON – $145 adults

CHILDREN – $72.5 (5 to 9 years old)

MINIMUM: 5 passengers

INCLUDES: bilingual tour guide, entrance to the Biological Reserve, safety equipment (life jackets and first aid kit), snorkeling equipment, water and fruits, lunch, parking

Sport Fishing

The Offshore Fishing Trips or Deep Sea Fishing Charters are your best choice for targeting the Big Game Fish such as Sailfish, Dorado, Marlin, Tuna and an occasional Wahoo.

The Thrill and Fun, experienced during an offshore fishing charter, whether for a full day offshore, or a 3/4 day of deep sea fishing is the reason this fishing excursion is considered one of the most recommended things to do in the area. The deep sea fishing charters can be enjoyed by people of all ages. Our professional, licensed Captains and expert first mates are there to help and assure that you have an amazing day offshore fishing.

The Inshore Fishing is the best fishing charter for those anglers targeting Rooster Fish, Red Snapper, Grouper, Snook, Spanish Mackerel, and Jack Crevalle. Inshore Fishing, offers you the option of booking a half day inshore, full day inshore or ¾ inshore. Our Captains know where to go to target the inshore species and will work hard to put you on the action.

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FULL DAY

DEEP SEA – $995 3 to 8 passengers

INSHORE – $800 3 to 8 passengers

Scuba Diving

This world famous marine sanctuary is home to over a hundred different marine species. Caño Island is known for its pelagic fish where white tip reef sharks, schools of devil rays and sea turtles can be seen on most dives. You will see large schools of fish. If you are lucky, you can spot giant bull sharks or whale sharks.

Visibility often reaches nearly 60 feet. The topography varies greatly from site to site giving each its own unique beauty. You can dive along ledges and peak into a shallow cave where sharks come to rest; drift where the currents are a little stronger and wind your way a swim through where large schools of fish usually await you. You can see eels, Moorish idols, barracuda, puffer fish, rays, angel fish, sea turtles, sea stars, nudibranchs as well as schools of snapper and jacks and more. There is a variety of corals, some endemic to the Pacific coast of Central America.

Caño Island is a lush tropical island and a historic site. The pristine beach is ideal for a walk, soaking up the sun or taking a nap under the trees.

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HALF DAY – $100 per person

FULL DAY – $175 per person

The Flight of the Toucan

Another aerial tour of the rainforest is “The Flight of the Toucan”. It is the perfect mix of adventure and ecology, an exciting way to experience the rainforest with top naturalist guides.

Duration: 2 – 3 hours. Times: Monday – Sunday 8am / 11am / 2pm.  Size  Limit:  The  climber  must fit comfortably in our XL harness. Most people with a 42” waist or less will fit. Approximately  118 kg (260 lbs.) Limit: 12 persons at one time. Requires prior reservation.

Terraba Sierpe Mangrove

Bilingual naturalist guide, Bottled water, box with tropical fruits, Entrance fee to Ballena Park, this tour is available only at high tide.

Start Time: Depend on tide. Extension: 3.5 hours. Minimum: 2 people.

Corcovado National Park

The Corcovado National Park Day  Tour  departs  by boat from Punta Uvita beach at 7:30am, and arrives approximately 1.5 hours.   During  the  hikes  you  will be able to see many animals such as spider, howler, and white-faced monkeys, sloths, coatis, raccoons, and tapirs as well as a great variety of birds, plants, and trees with over one hundred years of existence and in danger of extinction. After the first hike,  we  serve  a  picnic  lunch  near the ranger station and then we begin the second trek to a nearby waterfall. During boat transit to Corcovado you may observe whales (seasonally), dolphins, turtles, marine birds and fantastic views of the southern pacific, the Osa coastline. The boat returns from Corcovado at 2.30pm and arrives to Uvita at 4-4:30 p.m.

Bilingual naturalist guide, bottled water & fresh fruits, entrance fee to Corcovado National Park, picnic lunch at the park.

Mangroves Kayaking or Sup

Tour Extension: 4 hours. Morning & afternoon departure time.

Must be good physical condition and ready for a hard paddle, NO Pregnant, NO People over 230 lbs. All tours require a 2 people minimum. No Children Under 15 and you must know how to swim!

Full Insurance, transportation, certified local guides, water (before and after), fresh fruits, park entrance fees and secure parking. Use of dry bags, binoculars (when needed), sunscreen, and many more extras.

Costa Canyoning

We are ready to provide you with a unique  Canyoning/Waterfall rappelling experience that you will never forget! With over 13 years of international canyon guiding  experience  (Switzerland, France, Italy, New Zealand, Japan and Costa Rica).

6 Waterfall descents, tropical, no experience needed, 11 years & up, picnic, photos free!

Horseback Riding at Rancho La Merced

The Horseback Riding Tour to the waterfall is offered daily at 9am. and 2pm. The Horseback Riding Tour to the beach can be offered depending on the time the tide gives enough space to enjoy the ride.

Mangrove walk at Hacienda Barú

This hike takes you through the secondary and successional forests of the lowlands where the walking is easy and the bird watching is wonderful. A bird blind with a view of a rookery where several species of water birds nest in the rainy season is of particular interest.

ATV Tours

Join us on this very scenic tour that takes us  over several mountain ranges and  into  the  deep jungle providing us with amazing ocean & valley views, stream crossings, coffee & banana plantations. We will continue on through  a  small village and pass through several farms on our way to the San Luis waterfall. This waterfall is one of the tallest in Costa Rica and often the top cannot be seen as it is in the clouds.

4-5  hour  tour,  bottled water, juice, granola bars and fresh fruit included. The minimum age to drive is 16 and with previous driving  experience.

White Water Savegre River

Savegre River: Class II and III.

The Savegre River is one of the most pristine rivers in Costa Rica. It is the perfect river for families and young kids.

Includes snacks, lunch, transportation,  professional equipment and lots of fun. From:  8am – 2:30pm. Drive to put in 1 hours. Drive from takeout 1.5 hours.

Ages 8 and over. Participants must know how to swim, have the abilities to walk in slippery or unstable places and paddle. This river runs all year. Minimum of people 4.

Sky Dive Costa Rica

The jump is 9.000 feet high, starting with    a 20-minute scenic flight tour over Manuel Antonio, then by a half a minute freefall followed by a 5-8 minute peaceful  or  wild  ride.  You choose what to see! The ocean, mountains, rivers  or  wildlife  around.

Tandem Paraglide

Our favorite site to do tandem flights is in Dominical. It is roughly  1300  feet  above  the  ocean, offers spectacular views of the Tinamaste mountain range and water falls, the glorious coastal  line  that  derives  all   the   way   to   the   Osa  Peninsula!  At  this  site  we  launch  in   the   hills thermal and soar the clean ocean wind, sightseeing jungle, amazing costal lines, the wales tale, many different birds and at times several monkey families. Landing on the  clean sandy beaches, nothing like going for a swim right after an amazing flight through the sky.