We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jungle Crocodile Safari and Bird Watching Tour

Highlights
  • Visit this popular tourist attraction, known for crocodiles and birds
  • The dock is wheelchair accessible and WiFi is available
  • Perfect for experienced birdwatchers who may spot around 100 species
More
Jungle Crocodile Safari and Bird Watching Tour
From $30.00
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travelers
Date
Travelers
Tour options (4)
Crocodile Tour 10:30 am
Most Popular
2 hours long Crocodile and bird watching Tour, sailing trough Tarcoles River, Birds Brochure and Drinks.
From $30.00
Crocodile Tour 8:30 am
2 hours long Crocodile and bird watching Tour, sailing trough Tarcoles River, Birds Brochure and Drinks.
From $30.00
Crocodile Tour 1:30 pm
2 hours long Crocodile and bird watching Tour, sailing trough Tarcoles River, Birds Brochure and Drinks.
From $30.00
Show 1 more
Lowest Price Guaranteed
Overview
Explore the Tarcoles River, home to one of the world’s largest crocodile populations, on this guided boat tour. Along the way, learn about the area’s biodiversity and spot crocodiles, reptiles, and other local wildlife, including more than 50 bird species. Plus, enjoy some Costa Rican coffee and other refreshments on board. Private tour options are available.
What to Expect
The Jungle Crocodile Safari & Bird Watching Tour departs daily at 8:30am, 10:30am, 1:30pm and 3:30pm. Different departure hours can be arranged for private groups. The tour lasts about two hours.

As you explore the Tarcoles River with a bilingual (English and Spanish) guide, you will gaze on crocodiles and dozens of bird species. If you're an experienced birder you may see around 100 bird species, including resident and migratory, terrestrial and coastal ones.
Reviews (33)
1 - 5 of 33 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Professional setup.

This was a very well run operation that provided a very satisfactory trip, they picked us up from our nearby hotel for a reasonable additional cost with a very friendly driver. The guide and the chap Captaining the boat were both great with the guide...More

Thank geralds525
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Exceptional staff and Value!

Myself and 5 friends, 3 in wheelchairs, went to Jungle Crocodile Safari. My sister did a bit of checking for accessibility and chose this tour company. The reception area is basically brand new, extremely clean, large bathrooms, and fully accessible. Only drawback right now is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sirhc_c10
Reviewed October 31, 2018
Up close to crocodile's, birds i along the rivers edge and flying around

Our tour stopped here for lunch and then a boat tour in the Tarcoles River. The lunch was very good. Mahi mahi was served and tasted better then what I was served at the hotel we stayed at that evening. A paper take home bird...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Larry G
Reviewed September 3, 2018
Nice ride on the river

Nice ride up and down the river. We saw lots of crocodiles and birds. Nice photography in a natural environment.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank DaveHom1796
Reviewed July 16, 2018
Absolutely Amazing Crocodile Tour!

I travel to Costa Rica for Photography every year. I ALWAYS make this tour part of my trip. This tour will give you an "up-close" look at some very large crocodiles. My guide has always been Santiago. He is very professional and knowledgeable. The other...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Mark K
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Jungle Crocodile Safari and Bird Watching Tour staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines