How many opportunities do you have to see real live crocodiles in their natural habitat? The Tarcoles River, located between Manuel Antonio and San Jose/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 and you will see them swimming in the waters, or sunbathing on the river banks. Prepare to be amazed!
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 parks because of the wildlife visibility and incredible birdwatching. Plus, our Desafio vans are equipped with FREE WiFi and air-conditioning.
Add some adventure to your day of travel from Arenal to San Jose and go whitewater rafting on the way! Enjoy one of Costa Rica's top rivers for rafting on the Sarapiqui! If you're planning your Costa Rica vacation, rafting on the Sarapiquí River is considered one of the "Must-Do" Costa Rica tours in the wet and wild Northern Zone of Costa Rica.