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Jungle Crocodile Safari

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Tarcoles River | Tarcoles River, Tarcoles, Costa Rica
+506 2637 0656
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Know and explore an unique tourist destination in Tarcoles, Costa Rica. Jungle Crocodile Safari offers its visitors the opportunity to observe American Crocodiles, with sizes over four meters long, iguanas and basilisks in their natural environment, along with more than a hundred twenty different species of resident and migratory, terrestrial and coastal birds. Specialized bilingual guides accompany their group, offering wide educational information on the crocodiles and the ecology of this wonderful natural refuge, while facilitating the visitors the opportunity to photograph and film the wild life at a very short distance. Come and live this great experience with us!
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Tarcoles River | Tarcoles River, Tarcoles, Costa Rica
+506 2637 0656
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Crocodile Safari as a shore excursion though the cruise ship. This was a fun boat ride on the river. We were surprise that we saw a ton of different size crocodiles. If you are into bird this is a great tour...More

Thank amanda5805
Reviewed 15 September 2017

My girlfriend and I enjoyed the boat tour on the Tarcoles River. We are birders and had hoped to see some good birds. The guide and boat driver found just about every bird we requested and they drove within feet of some of them. Very...More

Thank twj2017
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this boat trip very much. We thought that watching the crocodiles from the bridge would be enough, but were surprised by the number of animals we've encountered on the trip: monkeys, iguanas, lizards, a very large number of different bird species and of...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

My wife is a big bird watcher, and our boat guide Will was very knowledgeable and able to spot, identify, and provide detail of over 30 birds, which corresponded to the picture guide we were provided. My daughter loves crocodiles, and we saw plenty of...More

Thank Gary Y
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Location: Tarcoles, Costa Rica Service: Boat trip on the Tarcoles river and Mangrove forest Wildlife experience: one of the best in terms of biodiversity. We have seen turtles, crocodiles including baby, countless birds, basilisk walking on water. Our guide was very knowledgeable and knew where...More

Thank jenskoopmann
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Relaxing and enjoyable hour and a half. Only 9 on the boat, mixed nationalities, Quite a variety of birds seen, which our guide kept referring to as number ?? from the sheet given to us at start of tour, (kept reminding me of ordering a...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We were on vacation and signed up for this boat tour. It was great to watch for the various birds in the area and jungle fauna. Did not see many crocodiles.

Thank BigDMI
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

A great afternoon boat ride on a lazy river. We were introduced to a female croc (Shakira) and an 80-year old big 18-foot male croc sunbathing. Birds and some monkeys were easy to spot with binoculars. Worthwhile visit.

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Its a very nice boat ride, but I was expecting more. Crocodile, in two hour sailing saw only 1. For birds, a bit desapointing. Few species, not even close to the species on brochure.

Thank Lucas K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The best ever Birdwatching and Tropical Mangrove boat tour ever. We were given a free illustrated of booklet containing 60 birds and we expected to see a few of them, but by the end of the boat trip, we had seen nearly all of them...More

Thank bellamanning
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