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William Mangrove Tours

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Closes in 30 min: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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William Mangrove Tours
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In the mangrove everything flows harmoniously. The most extraordinary biodiversity of plants & wildlife live here in the Damas Island. This excursion will take you through the Damas canals where there are no shortage of wildlife and amazing plant...more
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Damas Island, Quepos, Costa Rica., Quepos 6350, Costa Rica
+506 5019 5889
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I cannot say enough positive things about our kayak tour with William. From the moment we turned onto his land until we left, he was teaching, revealing, showing us "the balance" that can be achieved by appreciating and a stewarding the land. We started from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently booked a boat tour with William to see the mangrove forest near Damas Island, Manuel Antonio. I would highly recommend this tour as William speaks excellent English and as a qualified marine biologist is very knowledgeable about the mangrove forest ecosystem and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had more than 3 hours of pleasure and information from the moment we were collected from the hotel. Laura the guide with Pantera who drove the boat were just fantastic. Laura knows the mangrove inside out and Pantera can detect a small bat or...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank FandangoEspanol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour was great, picked up at our hotel, before settling on the boat for a fascinating tour, we saw birds of all kinds, monkeys, iguanas snakes and crabs. Our guide was very knowledgable and the driver of the boat was amazing at spotting wildlife....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank SeahorseWales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and i had our own private tour of the mangroves with William and his driver "The Panther", who helped spot so many animals for us to see. We also were served a delicious lunch at William's house and got to meet his family...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful trip! Our guide Laura was FULL OF information and passionate about her beloved mangroves. We learned a lot about how important mangroves are to their environment and a detailed explanation of how they grow and interact with their environment and provide security...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank claudia r
Reviewed August 28, 2018

This tour is so wonderful because you get to explore an environment that is so important to Costa Rica's ecosystem. William and Laura are wonderful guides that really make you feel like you're a member of their family. They are so knowledgable about the mangroves...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rachel-Gholson
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Our entire family went with William and Laura today to tour the beautiful mangrove area. We saw so many beautiful animals -- kingfishers, white-faced monkeys, a boa and an ibis, to name a few. Afterwards, William's wife Mary served a wonderful meal of casado --...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

William’s Mangrove Tour was recommended as a great way to see a restored Mangrove environment and we were not disappointed. We took the Kayak tour in a small group with William as our guide. We saw a lot of wildlife and learned a great deal...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Christopher P
William D, Propietario at William Mangrove Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Hi Christopher, thanks for your kind words, Is motivation for us to continue with this project. I hope see you again. PURA VIDA

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We just had an amazing morning boat ride through the mangrove for our family of 11, 4 adults and 7 kids and teens. Laura was welcoming and informative, and generously shared her love of her local river with us! We saw monkeys and iguana, learned...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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March 9, 2016|
Response from William D | Property representative |
Yes, we do have availibity, here is our info about our tours. Route 1: This is a very flat and recreative 15 km route. We start from our farm in Damas, we ride through oil palm plantations, where the harvest process is... More
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