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Tamarindo Estuary Boat Safari

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Just outside the crowded beaches of Tamarindo, Las Baulas National Park offers an often-overlooked natural getaway. This tour takes you through the park’s vast network of mangrove forests on a relaxing boat trip. As you float down the river, your guide points out wildlife like howler monkeys, crocodiles, and tropical birds that you might not see on your own.
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    Stop At: Las Baulas National Marine Park, Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, Playa Grande 50308 Costa Rica

    Join us for the beautiful safari boat tour in Las Baulas National Park to explore the flora and fauna of  the Guanacaste province in Costa Rica. We will take you on a two hour tour through the mangroves of the National Park with the chance to see howler monkeys, crocodiles, birds, iguanas and more. Enjoy the amazing landscape and nature on a relaxing trip with our local tour guide.  The boat is shaded, ideal for days when the sun is extra hot!

    Tour time is dependent on high tide, and your pick up time will be sent to you upon booking.

    • Includes Water
    • Includes Hotel Pick up in Tamarindo and Langosta area
    • Great for kids and those with limited mobility
    • No long bus ride! Starts at the rivermouth in Tamarindo!

    Duration: 10 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: Tamarindo, Tamarindo, Province of Guanacaste
    2: Guanacaste Province, Tamarindo, Costa Rica

    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick up from all Houses, Condos, and Hotels in Tamarindo and Langosta area. If you do not need pick up, you can meet at the Tamarindo Estuary
    Departure Time
    Departure time is dependent on the tides and will be confirmed after you have booked.
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • National Park fees
    • Bottled water
    • Local guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Tamarindo/Langosta area
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off outside of Tamarindo & Langosta area, contact us to arrange this for an extra fee
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please wear comfortable clothes, sunscreen, insect repellent
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We took the 2hr estuary tour in Tamarindo and had a great time. We only saw exotic birds, land crabs, and howler monkeys but the boat ride itself was fun and my wife and I had a great time chasing land crabs when we got out to tour a nature area. Our guide/captain was really
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    The tour guide was a really nice person. Actually we did see two small alligators, a couple of the same kind of bird, we saw the orange crabs and only 3 monkeys far away and high in the trees. We were a little disappointed about what we did see.. The view is great!
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    Had such a great time on this trip and was well worth the money! Ivan our guide was informative, funny and interesting. We saw many different types of wildlife and he persevered to find us a crocodile! It was looking like we weren’t going to but he kept going until we did. If we
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    This two-hour estuary and mangrove excursion is one of the most relaxing and beautiful experiences. Do NOT book through and agency though. Simply ask one of the beach guys at Tamarindo Beach and he will arrange a private tour for your party, plus it costs less per person. Ruben,
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    We took a 2 hour boat ride on a panga through the Park. David was our guide. We were all so impressed with his knowledge and expertise. He had a passion for his job that was obvious throughout the tour. He knew about everything from crocodiles, to the plants, the insects,
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    • Duration: 2h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Hotel Pickup
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