Recent Searches
Clear
icon_solid_phone
Book online or call: (888) 651-9785(888) 651-9785

Are you interested in?

Carara National Park (Parque Nacional Carara) Tours
27 Tours & Activities
Cultural Tours
4 Tours & Activities
Tours, Sightseeing & Cruises
90 Tours & Activities

Learn more about our Covid-19 response.

Read More
Reserve Now & Pay Later

Carara National Park Tour

star-4
|
Jacó, Costa Rica
icon_solid_phone
Book online or call: (888) 651-9785(888) 651-9785

Learn more about our Covid-19 response.

Read More

Select Date and Travelers

Number of travelers
0 Children1 Child2 Children3 Children4 Children5 Children6 Children7 Children8 Children9 Children10 Children11 Children12 Children13 Children14 Children15 Children2 Adults3 Adults4 Adults5 Adults6 Adults7 Adults8 Adults9 Adults10 Adults11 Adults12 Adults13 Adults14 Adults15 Adults
Reserve Now & Pay Later
Secure your spot while staying flexible
Free Cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance
Loading available options...


icon6 hours  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 1 more

Keeping you safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Guides required to regularly wash hands
More questions?
(888) 651-9785
Chat now

Overview

Visit Carara National Park on this 6-hour tour from Jaco. Nature lovers will delight in the variety of Costa Rican wildlife in the park, including the scarlet macaw. Lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
  • 6-hour tour from Jaco to Carara National Park
  • Take a hike through the park to look for native bird life
  • Spot the scarlet macaw with help from a naturalist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off and lunch included
Saved to wishlist!
National Park fees
Bottled water
Tropical Fruit
Professional guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Alcoholic drinks

Departure Point

Jacamar Naturalist Tours., Av. Pastor Díaz, Provincia de Puntarenas, Jacó, Costa Rica

Traveler pickup is offered

Departure Time

7:20 AM

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Your tour starts with hotel pickup for the drive to Carara National Park, which is known for its aviary species, making it an ideal place for bird-watching enthusiasts. 

When you arrive, follow a naturalist guide on one of two possible trails to explore the bird life; each trail is about 2 miles (3.2 km). Look for different species with the help of your guide, who provides descriptions about the environment. Halfway through the hike, take a 20-minute rest stop to enjoy the scenery, and look for scarlet macaws, one of the park's most significant inhabitants. 

Next, cross the Tarcoles Bridge to look down and spot crocodiles in the river. Then return to base camp for your provided home-style lunch. Your tour then ends with transport back to your pickup point.
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Carara National Park
Drive for about 25 minutes from Jaco area to Carara National Park. This incredible protected area measures about 4,700 Hectares and is home to approximately 48% of Costa Rica's aviary species. This tour will show you the importance of the region, as it is situated in a transitional region between the tropical dry forest and the humid pacific rain forest. Carara Preserve showcases colorful species of flora and fauna from a varied ecosystem. This sanctuary is populated by many different species of birds and animals, including the white face and howler monkeys, iguanas, toucans and trogons. Carara also holds an important population of scarlet macaws, the main attraction in town. -Pickup at the hotel -Arrive at the starting point at Carara National - Receive the instruction and safety rules from the guides -You are going to start walking through the Park guided by our expert guide who will show the nature and animals around. - After the tour you will be transported to the hotel.
Duration: 4 hours 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 6 years
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Jacamar Naturalist Tours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Carara National Park Tour?
A:
The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
See all safety measures taken by Carara National Park Tour.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Carara National Park Tour?
A:
The policy on sanitization is:

  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Carara National Park Tour.
Q:
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Carara National Park Tour?
A:
The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
See all safety measures taken by Carara National Park Tour.

Traveler Photos

See all 7
See all 7

Reviews

4.0
star-4
4 Reviews
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Reserve Now & Pay Later
Secure your must-do activities without being locked in
Product code: 15373P28

Explore Similar Things to Do