How many opportunities do you have to see real live crocodiles in their natural habitat? The Tarcoles River, located between Manuel Antonio and La Fortuna/Monteverde is the perfect place for this. In fact, this spot is known to be have one of the greatest populations of crocodiles in the entire world! The crocodiles here are massive, the largest reaching 7-meters long! You will see them swimming in the waters, or sunbathing on the river banks. Prepare to be amazed!
This is the fastest and a very scenic way to travel between the Arenal Vocano and the cloud forests of Monteverde. This transfer operates in either direction and you get great views of the Arenal Volcano and the unspoiled and tropical Lake Arenal.
Heading to Manuel Antonio area? Why not try our Adventure Connection, stopping for a hike in the Carara National Park on the way. You will save money and time by turning your day of travel into an adventure. Carara National Park is one of Costa Rica's most famous park because of the wildlife visibility and incredible bird watching. Plus, the Desafio vans are equipped with free WiFi and air-conditioning.