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Jungle Crocodile Safari and Bird Watching Tour

  • Visit this popular tourist attraction, known for crocodiles and birds
  • The dock is wheelchair accessible and WiFi is available
  • Perfect for experienced birdwatchers who may spot around 100 species
Jungle Crocodile Safari and Bird Watching Tour
From US$30.00
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Crocodile Tour 10:30 amMost Popular
2 hours long Crocodile and bird watching Tour, sailing trough Tarcoles River, Birds Brochure and Drinks.
Crocodile Tour 1:30 pm
2 hours long Crocodile and bird watching Tour, sailing trough Tarcoles River, Birds Brochure and Drinks.
Crocodile Tour 8:30 am
2 hours long Crocodile and bird watching Tour, sailing trough Tarcoles River, Birds Brochure and Drinks.
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Explore the Tarcoles River, home to one of the world’s largest crocodile populations, on this guided boat tour. Along the way, learn about the area’s biodiversity and spot crocodiles, reptiles, and other local wildlife, including more than 50 bird species. Plus, enjoy some Costa Rican coffee and other refreshments on board. Private tour options are available.
What to Expect
The Jungle Crocodile Safari & Bird Watching Tour departs daily at 8:30am, 10:30am, 1:30pm and 3:30pm. Different departure hours can be arranged for private groups. The tour lasts about two hours.

As you explore the Tarcoles River with a bilingual (English and Spanish) guide, you will gaze on crocodiles and dozens of bird species. If you're an experienced birder you may see around 100 bird species, including resident and migratory, terrestrial and coastal ones.
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1 - 5 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Absolutely Amazing Crocodile Tour!

I travel to Costa Rica for Photography every year. I ALWAYS make this tour part of my trip. This tour will give you an "up-close" look at some very large crocodiles. My guide has always been Santiago. He is very professional and knowledgeable. The other...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 25 May 2018
A thrill and a great way to experince Costa Rica

We had a lengthy boat ride up and down the river seeing all sort of nature. Crocodiles sleeping and walking, flowers, birds, butterflies and even horses. Would take the tour over again on another cruise passing through. I highly recommend it.

Thank Brian V
Reviewed 13 May 2018
Great way to enjoy wild Costa Rica!

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour. We had been travelling since early that morning from the La Fortuna area so we booked the 330pm tour. We checked in at the Safari office on the main road in Tarcoles and a few minutes later we parked in...More

Thank threedeweys
Reviewed 7 May 2018
An amazing diversity of wildlife in the forest and on the river

We turned up at Jungle Crocodile Safari's base at the far end of Tarcoles, not really knowing what to expect. Very quickly they worked out what we wanted and put together an itinerary which would work with our schedule. Our guide for the day was...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile
We got super close to the crocs, worth the money!

My boyfriend and I did this tour on April 14th, 2018. We read all the reviews of this tour as well as the others and we felt that this tour offered everything that we wanted to see. And for $30, and 2.5 (almost) hours on...More

1  Thank jacklyn M
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