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Itinerary
At the beginning of this tour you will learn about the history of Quepos. Your guide will explain the presence of the United Fruit Company in the area and you will see one of their most important villages, Damas.

This is one of the most informative tours of the area. During the tour you'll learn about one of the most puzzling ecosystems in Costa Rica. Our expert nature guide will lead you through this astonishing environment and will give you plenty of information about the flora and fauna of this unique environment. Depending on the tide, meals will be served either before or after the tour.
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Overview
Paddle past the giant twisted root systems that characterize mangrove forests on this kayak tour of the largest mangrove ecosystem in Central America at Damas Island. This biodiversity hotspot is home to tons of birds, reptiles, and aquatic animals that you can spot easily with the help of your guide. This tour includes round-trip transportation from your Manuel Antonio or Quepos lodging as well as lunch or dinner.
Highlights
  • Kayak tour of mangrove forest on Damas Island
  • See part of Central America's largest mangrove forest ecosystem, a hotbed of biodiversity
  • Spot native wildlife such as monkeys and tropical birds in their native habitat
  • Guided tour provides information about local wildlife and regional history
  • Popular activity among families with kids and teens
  • Typical Costa Rican lunch or dinner included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off included
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Reviewed 25 June 2018
Lovely tour of a majestic place

From beginning to end Tucanes Tours did an excellent job with this tour ... from booking on-line to the actual tour everything was very professional. Our guides were informative and friendly. Highly recommend this tour.

Thank MrsPowell98
Reviewed 1 June 2018
Had a great time paddling through the mangrove.

My wife and I had an excellent time during our kayak tour of the mangrove. It was just us and our guide and we got to see a lot of interesting animals like a boa constrictor, various lizards, tons of crabs, a Crane Hawk and...More

1  Thank Jesse S
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile
Tucanes tours is great

We really enjoyed the kayak tour of the estuary. William our guide was great. He was so informative and passionate about the mangroves and their importance to the world's health. I highly recommend this tour company. These people love what they do is shows.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile
Great tour

Our kayak guide and general tour guide Maria were fantastic. Educational experience in the mangroves with our boys.

1  Thank Blake H
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile
Learn about Mangrove eco system

Three of us (non expert kayakers 30 and 60 year olds) were picked up on time from our hotel and transferred to the company’s main office where we met up with other tourists who were doing a boat trip. Then we taken by comfortable bus...More

Thank Salvinanpaulo
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