Day Tours

North Pacific Coast Day Tours

Full Day ToursHalf Day Tours
Buena Vista Combo Tour Floating at Corobicí River The Congo Trail Canopy Tour
Palo Verde National Park Rincón de la Vieja National Park Guaitil Pottery & Shopping Tour
Guachipelin Adventure    


Buena Vista Canopy TourBuena Vista Canopy & Natural SPA Tour - A small hike takes you to the first platform, from there you start swinging to the other 12 platforms, which are connected by 9 cables from 150 to 400 feet long. You might be getting hot by now because of the canopy, so it is time to cool off on the 1200 ft. long water slide. After having lunch at the Lodge, we start the third part of the tour: Horseback riding to the thermal waters, steambath and natural spa, located at the foot of Rincon de la Vieja Volcano. Here, you will enjoy the rejuvenating treatments with volcanic mud and mineral waters. On your way there you will enjoy the wildlife of a transitional forest (between dry and rain forest), where you might be able to spot monkeys, squirrels and a variety of butterflies and birds such as wood peckers and toucans.

Duration: Full day!! - 8am to 6:30pm
Wear:
Tennis shoes, t-shirt and pants
Bring:
Camera, binoculars, swimsuit, sunscreen, insect repellent, raincoat and change clothes.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide and lunch.

Rate: Adults & Children (5-10 yrs) - US $ 125.00

Palo Verde National ParkPalo Verde National Park Tour - Palo Verde is one of the most important and interesting National Parks in Costa Rica. It has at least 12 different habitats within the park including: mangroves, swamps, swamps forests, saltwater and freshwater lagoons and marshes. In this tour you will get into the Tempisque River, the most important river of the Guanacaste. On this river you will enjoy a two and a half hours boat ride. From the boat, watch the fabulous array of wild birds and a myriad of creatures such as howler monkeys, green iguanas and coatis, anteaters and crocodiles. The park provides shelter for a great variety of birds such as the American Woodstock, the Roseate Spoonbill, the Boat-billed Heron, the Tiger Heron and the Tropical Kingbird. This is a great tour for those who love nature and bird watching!

Duration: Full Day!! From 7:30AM – 3PM (put may change because of tide).
Wear:
Tennis shoes, shorts and T shirt.
Bring:
Camera, binoculars, sunscreen, insect repellent, hat or cap.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide and lunch.

Rate: Adults - US $ 90.00, Children (3-10 yrs) - US $ 70.00

Tubing at GuachipelinGuachipelin Adventure - 100% Day of adventure!!!! The Hacienda Guachipelin borders the area of the Rincon de la Vieja National Park, it has views to both the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano and the Pacific Ocean.

This ranch offers many adventure activities to do just in one day, like: tubing, horseback riding, Canyon canopy, volcanic mud pool and thermal waters.

Experience a real canopy tour that includes zip lines together with rappelling, rock climbing, tarzan swings, hanging bridges, all set in the majestic canyon.

After lunch time, we will be ready for the tubing adventure. A tractor ride trough the dry forest gets you to the changing rooms, after a short safety breafing each one gets his own personal round raft, to get his adrenaline pumping as he rides for one hour and a half down the river.

The last part of our trip is horseback riding for about 3km to the Volcanic mud pool and thermal water. Heat surfaces through a crack in the deep geological formations, and boiling mud pools are formed, which emanate a vapor with smell of sulfur. The volcanic mud and water have healing properties.

Duration: Half day!! 7:30AM – 12MD APROX.
Wear:
Tennis shoes, T shirt and shorts.
Bring:
Camera, binoculars, swimsuit, long pants, sandals or wet shoes, sunscreen, insect repellent, raincoat and change clothes..
Included:
Fruits and drinks, air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide.

Rate: Adults - US $ 140.00

Corobici Float TourCorobici River Floating Tour - Corobici River is perfect if you have been dreaming about the joys of white water rafting. The waters are not rough, but you have to work a little to manage them. (the river is class I – II). The tour is two hours of rubber boat trip down the river which is bordered by tropical dry forest, where you will see trees like Ceiba, Mahogany and Guanacaste. You may see are exotic birds, Jesus Christ lizards and monkeys. Before you board the rubber raft, a certified guide will instruct you on safety procedures.

Duration: Full day!! From 7:30AM – 3PM APROX.
Wear:
Shorts, T shirt and a cap.
Bring:
Sandals or wet shoes, sunscreen, a towel and a change of clothes.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide and lunch.

Rate: Adults - US $ 90.00, Children (6-10 yrs) - US $ 72.00

Rincon de la Vieja National Park tourRincon de la Vieja National Park - This National Park was created to protect the biodiversity around Rincon de la Vieja Volcano area. It extends over 14083 hectares of semi-deciduous forest and very moist forest and includes a barren rocky terrain at altitudes that range from 1950 feet to 5748 feet above the sea level on the Caribbean and Pacific sides of the Guanacaste Volcanic Mountain Range. Fumaroles, hot mud pools and the eerie steam holes of Las Pailas create an amazing landscape. The hiking tour takes about two hours. During this hiking you will get to see the secondary Waterfall, which is about 195 feet high and is located on a rocky terrain devastated by the volcanic eruptions. The tour not only provides the opportunity to appreciate Rincon de la Vieja´s geothermal wonders, it also allows a close view of an ancient forest hundreds of years old. Huge trees protect spider monkeys, leaf-cutter ants, toucans and all kind of great and small creatures. (Not Available on Mondays)

Duration: Full day!! From 7:30AM – 3PM APROX.
Wear:
Hiking shoes, long pants or shorts, T shirt and a cap.
Bring:
Binoculars, camera, sunscreen, insect repellent and rain gear.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide, lunch and entrance fee to the park.

Rate: Adults - US $ 90.00, Children (6-10 yrs) - US $ 72.00

Artola Canopy TourThe Congo Trail Canopy Tour - Artola very close to the beaches of Ocotal – El Coco – Hermosa – Conchal – Tamarindo and Flamingo. After one hour driving approximately, we arrive at the site, where a tropical – dry forest and its high trees are surrounded the area. Once we get there the tour guides will get you ready for the ride of your life. After a short hike we will come to the first platform, ready for instructions to start flying down the suspended cables. During the tour we will come across a walk bridge between two platforms, this is a truly exhilarating and exciting experience. If we are lucky even the Howler Monkeys will be our company during a part of the canopy. Come and get your adrenalin pumping and enjoy the beauty of the forest and wildlife

Duration: Half day!! From 8:30AM - 13PM or 13:30PM - 5PM APROX.
Wear:
Hiking or tennis shoes, knee shorts or pants, T shirt and a cap.
Bring:
Binoculars, camera, sunscreen and insect repellent.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guidek.

Rate: Adults & Children (5-10 yrs) - US $ 55.00

Guaitil Pottery Guaitil Pottery & Shopping Santa Cruz Tour - Guaitil is a small village located just outside Santa Cruz, the primary center of Costa Rican folklore. In this town, people make clay pots by hand, decorate them with the earth´s natural colors and fire them in giant wood-burning ovens, just as their ancestors, the Chorotega Indians, did. The Chorotegas, is a group of Indians who ruled the land between Lake Nicaragua and the Nicoya Peninsula. Also, during the journey, some of the animals Here, pottery will be shown in all kind of shapes and sizes. Learn about Guanacaste´s watching the pottery works. You will visit Santa Cruz and if we get there by lunch time, you will have the chance to visit a really typical guanacastecan restaurant (lunch is not included)

Duration: Half day!! 7:30AM – 12MD APROX.
Wear:
Shorts, T shirt, comfortable shoes and a cap.
Bring:
Camera, sunscreen and cash.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide.

Rate: Adults - US $ 35.00, Children (3-10 yrs) - US $ 28.00