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About your activity

We will meet at Tarcoles River doc where we will start the tour. As we proceed down the river on our boat, where you will observe 3 wildlife Zones River, Mangroves and Beach converging.

As you progress on this tour your guide will point the Crocodiles who rest at the side of the small beaches of the river, and you will also see then swimming across the water.

The tour guide and the boat captain will do their best effort to spot Osama or Tornado which are the oldest crocodiles found in the river who are over than 80 years old.

Expect to see birds like Scarlet Macaws, Toucans, Herons, birds of prey, Kingfishers just to mention some.



A tour for all the family

Our big boat offers 100% secure activity with life jackets and insurances.

More than 30 seats, a great space between them, bilingual Tour Guide and Capitan.

This is a tour to bring your children and your grandparents.


What else you should know

Tarcoles River is the largest river in the central pacific of CR

This tour is done on a 43 ft boat.

The river has over than 80 crocodiles

The Tarcoles doc is only 10 min from Carara Park

Ask us for a combine tour Carara Jungle Park and a Crocodile Tour



What we will provide

Bilingual tour guide

Boat Captain

Water bottle


What you should bring

Comfortable sandals

Camera or camera phone




Cost pp: $40

Start time: every 2 hours first morning tour 8 am

Duration: 1:30 min



The entrance to Tarcoles is off of Route 34. If coming from the south, it is about 22 kilometers north of Jaco. If coming from the north, it is about 3 kilometers from the Tarcoles Bridge.

When booking the tour location on line will be sent.


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