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Palo Verde Boat Tours

#45 of 333 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Province of Guanacaste Features Animals
8841 89 43
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Tour with children and adult

This is just my opinion...Palo Verde was a relaxing but extremely hot boat ride. I guess me and my... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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A real Jungle Cruise

Just getting to this place is an adventure! Miles and miles of unpaved road and sugar cane fields... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is just my opinion...Palo Verde was a relaxing but extremely hot boat ride. I guess me and my family had high expectation to see many animals however all we got to see was 2 crocodile and few grasshopper (they were beautiful and colorful) but...More

Thank Ltrejo060812
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just getting to this place is an adventure! Miles and miles of unpaved road and sugar cane fields. This felt like a real authentic Costa Rican experience. The boat tour was fantastic. We saw birds, crocodiles and the cutest white faced monkeys. I recommend wearing...More

Thank lnjj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been in Costa Rica for a month, so we have already seen a decent amount of wildlife...So, for us it left a lot to be desired. If you are staying on the beach and won't have a chance to see much wildlife than...More

Thank Celia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying at the RIU Guanacaste and shopped around for prices for our group 6 six to Palo Verde Boat Tour which we were told is a must to see animals in the area. People were right about that. We decided to book with...More

Thank nancymark3000
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend Palo Verde Boat Tours for wildlife viewing and for being a kid-friendly tour company that goes beyond expectation. Patricia and her mother made scheduling the tour via phone simple and were flexible on days with us. On the day of, they made...More

Thank kbeads
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We booked this tour through Yves at Costour with a 10am start to the nearly 2-hour boat tour, and he added a couple of cultural visits along the way. We had a family of 18 (2 babies) and even though it was starting to get...More

Thank Brooks T
Reviewed 5 June 2017

2 Hour boat trip left hotel at 5.00am best time of the day Lots of wildlife monkeys , birds, crocodiles and a very informative guide. Booked with thompson Camera is a must,

Thank wendystevemarshall
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We had such a fun day with Antonio, our river boat driver. We got up close and personal with bats, white face & howler monkeys, crocodiles, large crickets, birds and iguanas. We could have literally reached out and touched the animals. He also had a...More

Thank lubell2017
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Booked through TUI rep at the Riu Palace Hotel. Early start 5.15 am pick up at hotel, stopped rerouted briefly to pick up other passengers and then off tarmac on to gravel roads that were not uncomfortable at all. Stopped enroute again to see howler...More

Thank BGMT
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Had a really great day out on this tour boat trip showed us some of the wildlife plenty of birds and crocodiles took a really great video from the front of the boat guide full of information

Thank Jacqui1956
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Kathy M
4 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.
26 July 2016|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my tardiness. No, not a lot of walking at all. Very enjoyable. Mostly boat riding...