Canopy Zipline - Vista Los Suenos

Canopy Zipline - Vista Los Suenos

Overall 90% (3 Guest Ratings)

Adventure, Zipline

This amazing canopy tour is an aerial expedition over the jungle that is located where the dry forest of the northern Pacific transitions into the southern Pacific rainforest. It is in the central valley of Costa Rica just north of the popular Jaco Beach. This adrenaline pumping adventure will have you sailing over the forest canopy enjoying nature without damage to the environment. Y ...

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Starting at
$87
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 4+

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Carara National Park

Carara National Park

Overall 90% (10 Guest Ratings)

Nature, Birding, Wildlife Hike

Looking for the best chance to see beautiful Scarlett Macaws and giant crocodiles? If so, look no further as the Carara National Park tour provides your best odds of seeing both. The tour starts when you are picked up from your local hotel. If you are staying in Manuel Antonio, the drive will take about 1.5 hours to reach the park. If you are staying Jaco or Esterrillos, the drive wi ...

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Starting at
$119
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 6+

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Carara National Park and Crocodile River Cruise

Carara National Park and Crocodile River Cruise

No Guest Ratings

Nature, Learning Family, Wildlife Hike, Safari Cruise

Embark on an Unforgettable Costa Rican Adventure: Guided Hike at Carara National Park and Crocodile Viewing Cruise on the Tarcoles River! Your journey begins with a guided hike at Carara National Park, a verdant paradise nestled between the Pacific rainforest and the tropical dry forest. As you step into this lush sanctuary, you'll be enveloped by a symphony of vibrant flora and the calls of ex ...

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$177
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 5+

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Carara National Park Guided Hike

Carara National Park Guided Hike

No Guest Ratings

Nature, Learning Family, Hiking

Embark on an awe-inspiring journey into the heart of Costa Rica's natural beauty with a guided hike at Carara National Park. Nestled between the Pacific rainforest and the transitional zone of the northern region, Carara is a biodiversity hotspot that offers an unforgettable exploration of its vibrant ecosystems. Guided by knowledgeable naturalists, this hiking adventure begins at the p ...

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Starting at
$108
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 5+

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Catamaran Cruise - Planet Dolphin

Catamaran Cruise - Planet Dolphin

Overall 87.1% (528 Guest Ratings)

Romance, Beach, Snorkeling

Looking for a unique way to relax and unwind? If so, the Planet Dolphin Catamaran Cruise along the Manuel Antonio coast is a great activity to add to your trip. After you are picked up from your Manuel Antonio hotel, you will be brought to the Pez Vela Marina in Quepos where the Planet Dolphin boats are docked. Then you will board the catamaran and be on your way. As you navig ...

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Starting at
$98
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 1+

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Crocodile River Cruise

Crocodile River Cruise

No Guest Ratings

Nature, Learning Family, Safari Cruise

Embark on an exhilarating adventure as you delve into the wild heart of Costa Rica on our "Crocodile River Cruise." This eco-friendly expedition promises an unforgettable encounter with massive American crocodiles in their natural habitat along the Tarcoles River. As you navigate the lush waters, you'll be immersed in the captivating world of riverine wildlife, making this journey a must for na ...

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Starting at
$125
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 5+

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Damas Island Kayaking Safari

Damas Island Kayaking Safari

Overall 86.4% (90 Guest Ratings)

Adventure, Nature

Damas Island and the surrounding mangroves provide one of the better places in Costa Rica to go boating in a wildlife refuge. Kayaking through the mangroves can be a thrilling experience as you immerse yourself in the local wildlfie habitat. The tour starts off when you are picked up from your hotel. If you are in Manuel Antonio, the drive will be around a half hour. The drive will take ...

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Starting at
$79
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 1+

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Damas Island Riverboat Safari

Damas Island Riverboat Safari

Overall 92.7% (186 Guest Ratings)

Safari Cruise

Located on the Central Pacific coast, a little north of Manuel Antonio, the Damas Island Estuary is a great place to observe rare and exotic wildlife. This half day tour will take you through this interesting refuge on a covered riverboat, allowing you to sit back and enjoy the scenery and natural surprises around every turn. The tour starts when you are picked up from your local ar ...

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Starting at
$95
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 1+

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Horseback Ride to Tocori Waterfalls

Horseback Ride to Tocori Waterfalls

Overall 90.7% (162 Guest Ratings)

Adventure, Nature, Waterfalls

The Horseback Ride to Tocori Waterfalls is a unique tour that combines natural beauty, nature, and local culture into one unique experience. In one action-packed tour, you will horseback ride on a country farm, walk through the jungle, observe and swim beneath a waterfall, and then spend time at the family farm, enjoying a traditional Costa Rican meal! The day starts when you are picke ...

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$108
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 1+

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Isla Tortuga Cruise

Isla Tortuga Cruise

Overall 87.6% (15 Guest Ratings)

Nature, Romance, Beach, Learning Family, Snorkeling

The Isla Tortuga Cruise is an all-inclusive experience that includes a 90 minute catamaran boat ride out to the white sand beaches of Tortuga Island for an afternoon of fun. This cruise is known as a “one day vacation”, providing a good mixture of fun, relaxation, exploration and immersion in Nature. You’ll be provided with breakfast, lunch and a variety of things to see and do throughout ...

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$159
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 1+

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Manuel Antonio National Park

Manuel Antonio National Park

Overall 91.3% (1,810 Guest Ratings)

Nature, Beach, Wildlife Hike

A guided hike through Manuel Antonio National Park promises an immersive journey into the heart of one of Costa Rica's most celebrated natural gems. Led by knowledgeable local guides, this experience unveils the park's rich biodiversity, captivating landscapes, and fascinating ecosystem dynamics. As you embark on the hike, your guide will take you along well-maintained trails that wind ...

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Starting at
$73
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 1+

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Surf Lessons

Surf Lessons

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Surfing

Are you ready for Costa Rica surf lessons? Step into a realm of excitement as you embark on an invigorating escapade, commencing from the comfort of your Jaco hotel and leading you to the sun-kissed shores, where the harmonious rhythm of the waves beckons. This captivating journey unveils a world of aquatic enchantment, encapsulated within a 2-hour beginner's surf lesson, meticulously curated f ...

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Starting at
$125
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 7+

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Tortuga Island by Bay Island Super Catamaran

Tortuga Island by Bay Island Super Catamaran

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Romance, Beach, Snorkeling

The cruise to Isla Tortuga is sure to be a highlight of your vacation! Immerse yourself in the captivating allure of Isla Tortuga, a paradisiacal gem nestled within the Gulf of Nicoya, Costa Rica. Referred to as Tolinga by the indigenous people, this island is more than just a destination; it's a magical realm of natural beauty and preserved ecosystems. Isla Tortuga has been honored with the pr ...

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$223
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 5+

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Whitewater Rafting Rio Naranjo

Whitewater Rafting Rio Naranjo

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Rafting

Whitewater rafting is a thrilling adventure and Costa Rica is home to some of the best rivers and internationally trained rafting guides in the world.This full day extreme tour is available only during the rainy season which is typically from May to December but, due to unpredictable weather patterns, it is good to check availability before booking. Appropriate for experienced rafters or ...

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Starting at
$89
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 12+

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Whitewater Rafting Rio Savegre

Whitewater Rafting Rio Savegre

Overall 95.1% (77 Guest Ratings)

Extreme, Rafting

Safe fun for family and perfect for first timers, imagine the excitement learning to shoot whitewater rapids in the renown Savegre River led by safety trained rafting experts.You’ll begin this trek riding a 4 x 4 as you and your family or group will journey through remote areas of jungle canopy for approximately 45 minutes following spectacular views of the river until you reach a that ...

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Starting at
$110
Per person cost

Suggested age range: 8+

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What are the best tours in Jaco, Costa Rica?

In the vibrant coastal town of Jaco, Costa Rica, you'll find an array of exciting tours and activities that showcase the natural beauty and adventure opportunities of the region. One popular tour is the Canopy Zipline at Vista Los Sueños, where you can soar through the treetops, enjoying breathtaking views of the surrounding rainforest.

For a nature experience, a visit to Carara National Park is highly recommended. This biodiverse park is known for its rich birdlife, including the vibrant scarlet macaws. Take a guided hike through the trails and discover the fascinating flora and fauna that call this park home.

A thrilling adventure awaits on a riverboat safari along the Tarcoles River. Get up close and personal with the resident crocodiles as you cruise along the river, guided by knowledgeable experts who provide interesting insights into the local ecosystem.

If you're seeking an adrenaline rush, whitewater rafting on the Rio Naranjo is an excellent choice. Navigate the exhilarating rapids of this scenic river, surrounded by lush rainforest and stunning landscapes.

For a combination of wildlife and beach exploration, a visit to Manuel Antonio National Park is a must. This renowned park offers guided hikes where you can spot monkeys, sloths, and a variety of tropical birds. Relax on the park's pristine beaches and take a refreshing dip in the turquoise waters.

And we've saved the best for last - an incredible cruise to the gorgeous Isla Tortuga where you can go snorkeling, play volleyball, enjoy a full blown beach party, and more!

Whether you're seeking thrilling adventures, wildlife encounters, or serene nature experiences, Jaco provides a range of tours and activities to suit every traveler's preferences. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Costa Rica and create unforgettable memories.

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