Welcome to a NatGeo like experience
River Grande de Tarcoles is a journey into the unexpected life and natural history of the untamed wilderness of the mangroves. A journey that evokes passion for nature, photography and birdwatching. Explore with us the secrets of the river’s biodiversity and its raw beauty.
Experience the heart of the Central Pacific
We are delighted to offer our service at the world famous Tarcoles River with the largest population of American Crocodiles in Central America and a staggering 311 recorded bird species.
Our tours are run daily by local expert guides with great knowledge on birds and other wildlife.
Mangrove Birding Journey, our Birding and Photography tour
Mangrove Birding Journey & Carara National Park From San Jose
The very best nature experience in one day tour from San Jose Area. Understanding that time sometimes is reduce due your work and holidays. Mangrove Birding Journeys offers you the best combination for those seeking for an easy day to see tons of biodiversity in the rainforest, therefore we have combined the best locations to help you see the raw beauty of Costa Rica.
Carara National Park is a tropical gem fill with timing wildlife ranging from big cats such as Pumas to fragil Poison dart Frogs. On the other hand Tarcoles boat tour it takes you thru the world of birding and the secret life of Crocodiles, our naturalist guides will share not only their knowledge but mostly their passion for the local wildlife. A 3 hour boat tour exploring mangroves, river edges, estuaries and much more. MBJ includes on this experience the use of Top quality waterproof Binoculars to each participant above 12 years old, no one in the market gets you closer to nature.
- Pick up time: 7:00 am (earlier upon request)
- Carara National Park hike: 3-4 hours (easy hike, Wheel chair accesible)
- Lunch: 1 hour (included)
- Boat Tour: 3 hours
- Return time to San Jose: 5:00 pm
Cost per person (includes transportation, pro birding guide, park fees and lunch)
- 2-3 people: $200
- 4-6 people: $150
(Pickups at Escazu – Santa Ana only)