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75 meters south of the local catholic church, Ortega, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
+506 8841 8943
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Definetly a must do in NW Costa Rica-not adventurous but great for viewing wildlife. We saw crocodiles,even hatchlings in May. There are iguanas, birds, bats, monkeys and other lizards. We learned about the local flora and fuana on a relaxing open boat. The ride was...More

Thank Triangletravel
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We booked a tour directly with the company through their website. We really enjoyed the tour and Fabricio as our guide, as well as the excellent lunch prepared for us. We saw lots of birds and crocs. It was amazing how the captain of the...More

Thank DMMEdmonton
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We wanted to do a boat tour in Palo Verde NP and our travel agency (Tierra Verde Aventuras) recommend to contact Palo Verde Boat Tours. We organised they trip ourselves as we were travelling from Samara to Lake Arenal that day and couldn't join a...More

Thank Geert111964
Reviewed 23 April 2018

We arrived after about an hour drive from Liberia, the drive itself was informative, and scenic. Watch for the many Iguanas along the way. The cantaloupe fields were huge, can't imagine the work involved. We were lucky enough to have the boat to ourselves, alone...More

Thank idpuckey
Reviewed 21 April 2018

We had an amazing time on our Palo Verde River Boat Tour with CR Paradise out of Tamarindo. Our trip leader, Nelson Madriz was outstanding, his knowledge of the wildlife and history was great, his enthusiasm helped make the trip exciting and the wildlife on...More

Thank paulhempel
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

First tip.... bring lots of bug spray! So many mosquitoes. It was an ok trip. You do see a lot of animals, and the boat driver is really good at spotting them out, but the trip seemed really stretched out and dull at the end....More

Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We visited Palo Verde last week from Riu Palace. It was approximately under 2 hours to get there. Our tour guide Franko was exceptional! He is a wealth of knowledge about nature and the area. We got to see crocks, white faced and howler monkeys...More

Thank Chantal G
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Did a Palo Verde river excursion on March 25th and it was a great experience. We booked the tour through Sunwing tours and they provided a great tour guide who was very knowledgeable and was able to point out animals that it would have been...More

Thank kayak_traveller
Reviewed 8 April 2018

If you love nature this is a MUST DO. It is so amazing to see monkeys just out on the trees. We also saw so many beautiful birds and tons of HUGE crocodiles. It was VERY COOL!

Thank Halye D
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Our family loved every minute of our boat tour today (2 adults and 2 children 10 & 12) We had some difficulty getting there due to our sat nav loosing signal and were quite stressed about being late for our 11am boat ride. Everyone was...More

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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.