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75 meters south of the local catholic church, Ortega, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Ortega, Costa Rica
+506 8841 8943
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family booked this 2 hour boat tour while staying at Villas Sol in Guanacaste. Miriam kindly helped us book the tour, which departed from the main office early in the morning with our guide Joe and driver Alex. The 1 1/2 hour drive through...More

Thank TheOceans5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad we did this excursion, one of the highlights of our trip to Costa Rica. Our Captain Tonio’ was the most wonderful friendly guide who along with Jose showed us the best of the Costa Rican wildlife, they were so knowledge and passionate it...More

Thank wonderfulworld1993
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Went here during our week holiday in Costa Rica. We decided to do the boat tour with our captain Antonio who although couldn’t speak very good English was a lot of fun to be around! He was very knowledgable about the animals we saw on...More

Thank Grace C
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We took a beautiful 2 hour boat tour and saw howler and white face monkeys, a few different species if birds, iguanas and crocodiles. The lunch was great. We next went to the Guanacaste Pineapple Park. Really interesting and different type of tour. Then the...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

We had Antonio as our driver and he was fantastic. He went out of his way to make sure we saw all kinds of wild life: howler monkey, white faced monkey, iguanas, herons, crocodiles, bats....he explained the differences and what they eat. It was interesting...More

Thank svilleboss
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We were picked up from blue springs hotel by Steve. He was truly amazing! He stopped off to show us the most beautiful waterfalls. He gave us really useful information all the way. We had a great fun journey. We then went on the boat...More

Thank Experience774859
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We arranged a boat tour of about 1.5 hours. Our guide Andre was very knowledgeable about both the animals, birds, and vegetation. He was also very adept at spotting the wildlife and patiently waited as we adjusted our view finders for perfect photos. We saw...More

Thank Jordan B
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I contacted them about 9pm one evening hoping to lock in next day. They were online and took care of a few questions and even arranged to meet me at an easy spot on highway to ensure we would t get lost. We had rental...More

Thank CC68_11
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This was a fantastic trip to the Tempisque River to view wildlife: many different birds, iguanas, monkeys, and crocodiles. Ask for Eugene to drive you because he really does an amazing job showing you the important landmarks around Costa Rica, he even jumped out of...More

Thank Marijan G
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Our Palo Verde boat trip was two hours of pure Costa Rican magic! We gently moved up and downstream with our guide and boat driver spotting wildlife. There was so much to see! Crocodiles swimming and basking, Capucin monkeys fighting off howler monkeys, then coming...More

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2 August 2018|
Response from TheOceans5 | Reviewed this property |
The cost of the tour depends on how you book it. If you go through an adventure tour company and get the day package with lunch and transportation, it can be anywhere between $75-$95 USD per person. We received a... More
27 June 2018|
Response from pamelashap | Reviewed this property |
I would contact Palos Verde boat tours directly and ask. Does your place of stay have a tourism desk? They may be able to help.
22 April 2018|
Response from pamelashap | Reviewed this property |
I would call or email Palo Verde Boat Tours directly. Great company, super easy to work with.