Sunrise Animal Watching in Costa Rica

1h30

Boat tour

Private tour

The tortuguero Canal is surrounded by lush green forests
The tortuguero Canal is surrounded by lush green forests
Aligator is spotted on the Sunrise Animal Watching tour
Guests with life vests enjoy animal watching on the Tortuguero tour
Small green iguana is spotted on the Sunrise Animal Watching tour

Experience description

Explore Costa Rica’s rainforest at dawn and get a taste of the country’s iconic wildlife.

You will start your journey at 5:45 am and meet your guide at the Hotel’s private dock, where you will board a boat and explore the Tortuguero canals. The boat is not wheelchair...
Explore Costa Rica’s rainforest at dawn and get a taste of the country’s iconic wildlife.

You will start your journey at 5:45 am and meet your guide at the Hotel’s private dock, where you will board a boat and explore the Tortuguero canals. The boat is not wheelchair accessible, but the guides and staff have extensive experience assisting people with disabilities and will provide assistance for transfers. Descriptions of the environment and orientation for the visually impaired can also be provided. There is an accessible bathroom at the beginning of the activity, close to the visitors center.

During this 90 minutes journey through the Tortuguero canals, you will get a taste of Costa Rica’s rich biodiversity. Tortuguero and its labyrinth of natural waterways give each visitor the opportunity to get the authentic rainforest experience. On this tour, guests will see all kinds of animals: birds, iguanas, monkeys, alligators, and sloths, among others. On this tour, you will explore Costa Rica’s famous jungles without getting off the boat and walking through muddy trails.

Accessibility. What to expect?

  • Assistance

    Guides / staff members have experience assisting people with disabilities

  • Transportation

    Transportation is not wheelchair accessible but assistance will be provided for transfers

  • Bathrooms

    No accessible bathrooms available for the activity

  • Places

    Few accessibility measures are in place and assistance is needed for the full experience

  • Equipment

    No adaptive equipment included

From $170 USD / per person

*Price based on 2 travelers

Request to book

    1. Starting point: You will be picked up from your hotel

      06:00 AM

    2. 1

      Tortuguero National Park Canal

      1h30

    3. End point: You will be taken back to your hotel

      09:00 AM

    Keeping you safe during COVID-19

    • Cleaning measures

      Enhanced cleaning protocol

    • Safety measures

      Local authorities safety protocols followed by all staff members

    • Social distancing measures

      Social distancing measures in place

      What's included

    • Admission

    • Tour Guides

    • Assistants

    • Equipment rental

    • Lifevest

    • Safety equipment

    • Boat transfer

      What's not included

    • Insurance

    Important information

    • The same price applies to all travelers. Please select the number of travelers with and without disabilities when booking on our website.

    • Please note that the price featured is the lowest price available based on 2 people traveling. Please get in touch with our travel experts to know what rates apply for your traveling dates / number of participants.

    • This trip can be arranged for customers traveling by themselves. Assistants and trained guides will be hired to assist and help out with the logistics needed.

    • Spoken language(s): English, Spanish.

    • Travel insurance is not included but an appropriate insurance based on your personal needs is highly recommended.

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