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Jose's Crocodile River Tour

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“chicken”(41 reviews)
“costa rica”(78 reviews)
“his team”(9 reviews)
An action-packed river boat adventure on the Tarcoles River, Costa Rica. See crocodiles up to 17 feet long, over 30 kinds of exotic birds, iguanas and lizards, cruise through mangrove forest, and admire the rainforest scenery! Wildlife UP-CLOSE! An...more
| Located 20 minutes from Jaco beach and Los Suenos Resort and Marina, Tarcoles, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
+506 2637 0795
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This tour is simply the best ! The guides are amazing, you see A LOT of wildlife and you learn several things about the animals and the plants and tree of Costa Rica. We planned to return to Costa Rica and we want to do...More

Thank KatherineB2637
Reviewed yesterday

The tour was great, we had Ecson and another guy who were very funny and knowledgeable. We had two elderly people, a 8 month old and my partner and I, and felt safe the whole time. One of the guys actually got out with his...More

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you have never been inches away from a 15 foot croc, you have to go on this trip. We learned so much on this tour, thanks to our Guide (Ron or Roy?) and Jimmy our captain. Unlike the other tours, Jose's takes you all...More

Thank michael w
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had contacted another tour company but they never responded, this turned out to be a good thing as we booked with Jose’s instead and we’re so glad we went with these guys. We arrived early so had lunch at the restaurant next door, our...More

Thank cv1980
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been on a few crocodile tours with some of the other companies. But if I go or tell someone to do the tour it would Jose’s Crocodile Tour. The guide was great he was very knowledgeable and the Captain was just as good....More

Thank Adventure16780659526
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Costa Rica you could do no better than going on Jose’s Crocodile River Tour. Nothing beats Jose’s upbeat attitude and knowledge about the local crocs, on top of that you get hilarious pop culture references. We saw over twenty crocodiles when...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great tour. The guide was funny and nice. The captin was loco feeding the crocs by hand (and some how he still has a hand).

Thank BeHappy703
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this tour! Jose and his team were amazing! We learned not only about crocodiles but the different birds and other wildlife that was in the surrounding area. Jose was very knowledgeable and highly entertaining. He had us cracking up the entire time. There was...More

Thank kacn28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have done this tour countless times. They are always nice, informative, and make it a safe, enjoyable few hours on the river.

Thank TravelTravelTravel27
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a great tour! Staff is friendly and knowledgeable. They keep you safe but give you a real close up experience with the crocodiles. Our guide Jose has a great sense of humour too!

Thank P8477EXlaurah
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February 24, 2018|
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Response from Ivy579 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the price 35 is correct as long as you don't require transportation. At least that's how it was for us. May should work well as the rainy season doesn't start until June. You will love it. The way to contact them is via... More
January 24, 2018|
Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
We booked with our cruise line and I think it was about $85 which included roundtrip transport and a snack at the river cruise facility.
September 6, 2017|
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Response from Memrnc4 | Reviewed this property |
I would not include another activity. We were gone most of the day with others who had other trips such as zip line and RV bikes. One of the other travelers fell off of her bike and we had to hang around while they checked... More