Let's Explore the wildlife and beauty of  Costa Rica Corcovado National Park on an this exiting 1 Day Corcovado Tour.
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1 Day Corcovado Tour

This 1 Day Corcovado Tour is perfect for:

  • People who are willing to leave their comfort zone, who practice sustainable and ecological tourism, responsible for the environment, and promote the rural economy.
  • Nature lovers who want to spot exotic wildlife such as tapirs, monkeys, scarlet macaws, and many, many, many more..!
  • Adventurers who want to explore virgin beaches, waterfalls, and primary forests with colossal trees.

On this expedition:

  • Hike through the Sirena and San Pedrillo Stations, immersing yourself in the heart of the rainforest.
  • Walk along winding trails, surrounded by lush vegetation and the sounds of the jungle.
  • Observe a wide variety of wildlife in their natural habitat.
  • Cool off and invigorate yourself in hidden waterfalls, enjoying nature in its purest form.
  • Relax on pristine beaches with golden sand, crystal clear waters, and stunning scenery.

Due to its popularity, and Costa Rica’s ecosystem protection,  Corcovado National Park limits the number of visitors during the day and night. Book ahead this  1 Day Corcovado tour to secure your spot in this natural paradise!

we also operate 3 Day Corcovado Tour and 2 Day Corcovado Tour.

Video credits to Emma Terrel.

Intinerary

Day One: Embarkation and Jungle Exploration

 

This Corcovado adventure commences promptly at 6:00 am as you embark on an exhilarating journey from Drake Bay to Sirena. A wet boarding experience awaits, followed by a scenic boat ride tracing the verdant Pacific coastline for approximately an hour.  Depending on the season some marine wonders like turtles, dolphins, or even majestic whales, along with a variety of seabirds could appear

Arriving around 7:30 am at the picturesque black sand beach of Sirena, your expert guide will lead you deep into the heart of the jungle in search of elusive wildlife. Over the next 3.5 hours, you and your fellow explorers will delve into the enchanting realms of Corcovado’s lush rainforests.

By 11:30 am, you’ll board the boat once more, setting course for San Pedrillo. This place has really old forests, waterfalls that make you go “wow,” quiet beaches where you can be all alone, and trails that are just mind-blowing.

Will take a break at the waterfall, it’s the perfect place to have lunch while enjoying stunning natural views. Following this rejuvenating break, you’ll spend another 3.5 hours traversing pristine beaches and verdant forests until departure from a different coastal spot at 4:00 pm.

Anticipate returning to Drake Bay around 4:30 pm, marking the conclusion of an exhilarating day immersed in the wonders of Corcovado.

 

What is Included

Included:

  • Round boat trip: Drake Bay- Sirena- Drake Bay
  • A certified and experienced guide with a telescope and binoculars.
  • Entrance fees and tickets to Corcovado National Park.
  • Lunch.
  • Insurance.

Not Included:

  • Transportation to and from Drake Bay.
  • Accommodation in Drake Bay.
  • Dinner.
  • Breakfast.
  • Tips.
  • Personal expenses.

All Not Included refers to your stance in Drake Bay

What to Expect

Sea Encounters:

  • Dolphins: Playful pods often accompany boats, leaping and diving in the wake, providing a delightful spectacle.

  • Whales: During migration seasons, you may be lucky enough to spot majestic humpback whales breaching the surface, a breathtaking sight to behold.

  • Sea Turtles: Keep an eye out for these gentle giants gliding through the crystal-clear waters.

  • Frigatebirds: Watch these majestic seabirds glide effortlessly above the ocean, their distinctive silhouettes and long wingspan a sight to behold.

  • Boobies: Marvel at the graceful dives of these seabirds as they plunge into the water in search of fish, their striking plumage adding a splash of color to the seascape.

  • Albatrosses: Behold the impressive wingspan of these oceanic wanderers as they soar on the wind currents, their presence a symbol of freedom and endurance.

  • Pelicans: Spot these iconic coastal birds skimming the surface of the water, their large bills poised to scoop up fish in a graceful display of hunting prowess.

Wildlife Encounters:

  • Scarlet macaws: Their vibrant plumage flashes like jewels through the canopy.

  • Tapirs: These shy mammals, resembling a prehistoric pig-antelope hybrid, are occasionally spotted munching on leaves.

  • Spider monkeys: Swinging acrobatically through the trees, these playful primates are a delight to watch.

  • Howler monkeys: Their bone-chilling roars echo through the forest, reminding you of the rainforest’s primal power.

  • Jaguar: Catch a glimpse of these majestic felines as they stealthily roam the jungle, showcasing their strength and grace.

  • Many different birds

  • Morphos and Caligo butterflies

  • And many many more!

Meeting and Pick UP

The following map highlights the key locations for your stay in Corcovado. It also shows the recommended route if you’re coming from Manuel Antonio National Park. The green binoculars on the peninsula mark the sites included in our Costa Rica Corcovado Tours.

For your day adventures in Corcovado, our pick-up points are conveniently located at your hotel. Please refer to the itinerary for the exact locations and times.

However, if you’re relaxing on Drake Bay Beach or any other beach along the way, simply let us know in advance, and we’ll be happy to pick you up there.

Aditional Info

What items should I pack?

  • Trail shoes.
  • Aquatic footwear.
  • Torch.
  • Waterproof jacket.
  • Sunblock.
  • Bug spray.
  • Simple backpack.
  • Hat or cap.

Cancellation Policy

Of course, you will get a full refund if you cancel 3 days before your tour.
For example, if your tour is Sunday, on Thursday you have the last chance to cancel.

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