The mangrove boat tour leaves two hours before high tide. First, you will cross the Golfo Dulce to get to explore the mangrove estuaries in Esquinas River delta in Piedras Blancas National Park. Your knowledgeable guide will lead you up and down a river under the canopy of 70-foot tall mangrove trees. Learn about the mangroves and look for all types of wildlife -- monkeys, raccoons, iguanas, Jesus Christ lizards, crabs, crocodiles, caimans, snakes, all types of birds, butterflies!
The trip takes 4 hours, and we supply, snacks (tropical seasonal fruits), life jacket, instructions before the trip and a knowledgeable guide. Dry bags on request. This tour is runned in high tide which change in a daily basis, please ask for the start time before reserving. Minors should be accompanied by an adult. Transportation not included. No previous experience required
Suggestions on what to bring:
Dry bags for all your gear, even cameras and video gear are suitable to bring if protected. Bathing suit, sunscreen, long pants and long sleeve shirt of dry fit fabric for sun protection (specially from December to April), tennis shoes or sandals with straps (shoes will get wet), light rain jacket (only from August to November), neck strap to secure glasses, hat, dry clothing, towel, plastic bags for wet clothing. Don’t forget to bring a bottle for water, we provide water to refill your personal recipient, we are trying to help the planet by discouraging the use of disposable bottles.