Discover San Jose’s hidden delights with this unique evening tour of the Costa Rican capital. Wander through a maze of vendor stalls and to learn about staples of local cooking at the Central Market, and see the opulent National Theater and other architectural highlights on a twilight walking tour. Drive to the ritzy Paseo de la Luz the east side of San Jose well known for its gastronomy. Finish the night with a 3-course meal and wine pairings at a gourmet Costa Rican restaurant.
Explore the cloud forest in Monteverde after the sun sets on this guided nighttime tour. Starting at either 6 or 8pm, explore the biodiverse forest at Ficus Trails, spotting the nocturnal animals that inhabit the area. See tropical birds sleeping, as well as the nighttime habits of other wildlife like scorpions, tarantulas, bats, and more.
Head out into the Cosa Rican night in search of Green Pacific and Olive Ridley sea turtles laying their eggs on Playa Grande. During this evening tour from Tamarindo, you may even see baby turtles hatching, depending on the conditions. National park fees included.
Enjoy a quiet sunset while swigging Costa Rican "moonshine" on Lake Arenal! This is a great way to spend a late afternoon during your visit to La Fortuna. Your nature guide will take you on a boat ride on Lake Arenal and point out wildlife as the sun starts to set. This is your chance to try some local "fire water" and homemade snacks as you admire the breathtaking and photogenic Arenal Volcano.
Discover the second part of Manuel Antonio's breathtaking and truly inspiring ecosystems' wildlife, with our certified nature experts, during a night jungle walk.
This activity is highly safe and takes place in a private reserve near the National Park
Take in aerial views of San Jose and the central valley while you dine and enjoy a traditional show during this dinner and a show tour with transportation included. Sitting high in the mountains at Ram Luna restaurant, watch the vibrant performances while dining on your favorite Costa Rican foods from the buffet. Learn about local folklore through traditional dances performed by artists and musicians.
This is a perfect combination of tours where you can see Manuel Antonio National Park and the Jungle Night Tour in a private reserve.
Perfect tour to understand both habitats & see different things.
Both tours are located 15 minutes from anywhere in Manuel Antonio or Quepos town.
Jungle Night Tour:
Once the sun sets in the Costa Rican rainforest, we start hiking and looking for exiting species of animals while the jungle takes on a totally different character. It’s the best time to find, observe and photograph beautiful tree frogs, snakes, colorful insects, mammals and other rainforest creatures that only come out at night.
Manuel Antonio National Park:
The Park has a vast number of frogs, birds, plants, habitats, beaches & trails, lookout points, geological formations, elevations and very easy access. Therefor visitors with no precious knowledges, but also Birdwatchers, Botanists, Herpetologists and Biologists among other natural science experts will be just fascinated to be there.
Discover the sounds and sights of the rainforest after dark with a 4-hour night hike and dinner tour from La Fortuna, and visit a frog sanctuary in the Costa Rican countryside. Follow your guide along an easy trail, and watch for the bats, nocturnal birds and mammals that rustle through the treetops and on the forest floor. Search for red-eyed tree frogs and glass frogs in their natural habitats, then enjoy a traditional dinner prepared on a wood burning stove before returning to your hotel in La Fortuna.
Wildlife enthusiasts love this tour of Arenal’s only frog sanctuary. Tour the wildlife sanctuary at night for chances to see rare and colorful tropical frogs in their natural habitat; a guide leads the way and helps you spot frogs and other creatures that only come out at night. Tours even include pickup and drop-off from La Fortuna so you don’t have to worry about driving at night.
The only Night Catamaran Dinner Cruise in Jaco! Experience a cruise (sailing if the wind is right) for 40 minutes to the secluded beach - Playa Fantasia. Here you will be tendered by a small boat into the beach where you will prepare to experience the most amazing sorbet sunset. Our exclusive beach club has beautiful rustic seating, hammocks, and beach loungers.
Once the sun sets the beach comes alive with the sounds of animals in the near jungle and the waves crashing to the beach. Dinner will be served, a 3-course spectacle sure to be the best dinner you will experience in Costa Rica! Our award-winning Yellow Fin Tuna Ceviche followed by the main course of top sirloin, garlic mash, fresh vegetables and fresh bread. Finished with a tres leches cake for dessert.
Enjoy an open bar with a live DJ on the beach. Dance to the moonlight around the fire, or just sit back and relax. Cruise back to port to the moonlight.
Come to know one of the most important destinations in your visit to Costa Rica. This town without access by road will show you a natural paradise that will captivate you.
In the early morning your guide will go to look for you at your hotel in San José. Along the way he will tell you about Costa Rica and Tortuguero. Halfway we will stop for breakfast before catching the boat to reach this peculiar town.
Once everything is arranged in your room in the lodge at the edge of the canal, you can eat before leaving in the afternoon to visit the town with the guide. Dinner also at the lodge.
The next day you will make 2 visits, one to the lodge reservation and another by boat through the Tortuguero canals (entrance to the National Park not included). Of course, all meals in the lodge between excursions.
The third day after breakfast, you will return by boat to San José or if you prefer to Guápiles from where you can connect to another destination in Costa Rica.
We start at the Mistico ARENAL HANGING BRIDGES is one of the greatest eco touristic projects of Costa Rica, with the exuberant 250 hectare (618 acre) reserve of primary forest.
where you will find a great biological diversity with an incomparable scenic splendor
There are 10 walking bridges and 6 Real hanging bridges highest bridge is 48 meters besides the longest bridge 98 meters.
Best place to see wild life in La Fortuna, Arenal. for example three species of monkeys howler monkeys, Spider Monkeys and the most intelligent one white-faced capuchin Monkey, sloths, Toucans large number of snakes as well.
After the bridges we drive 10 min to get to our next adventure.
The Volcano hike takes 1 hours at the base of the Arenal Volcano.
After the volcano hike we enjoy some snacks and fruits.
We provided you with flash light for our Jungle night walk in Arenal Costa Rica.The night tour takes about 1 hour or so.
Experience San Jose by night with a local to guide the way
Explore markets, significant city buildings, and local neighborhoods
Immerse yourself in the culture and history of the city
Indulge in a tasty local menu filled with authentic local ingredients
Sip expertly selected wine pairings as you dine
On this two and a half hour trek through the rainforest, join Biologist Tracie "The Bug Lady" and spotter extraordinaire Gianfranco Gómez, as they team up to reveal the intriguing world of moonlight exploration.
Gianfranco and The Bug Lady will transport you to a realm where reality rivals science fiction. Guests will learn, hand's on, how to harvest silk from one of Central America's largest spiders, how toxic toads were employed in mind control studies, and why the US military enlisted cockroaches in the Vietnam War.
With a style that is as witty as it is engaging, Tracie and Gian deliver a skillful blend of natural history and human lore. Guests can expect to learn about fascinating topics on everything from bugs to bats, to all that creeps, crawls and flies by night.
This is Drake Bay's first and longest running nocturnal adventure, with over 20 years in operation. Join us for one of the most unique excursions in Costa Rica. Minimum age limit 4 years old. Closed shoes required
See Costa Rican wildlife after dark on this night safari from San Jose. Spotlights are provided to illuminate critters like spider frogs, bats, and opossums that you miss during the day, and a guide leads you down a path and provides information about the wildlife as you go. This tour also includes hotel pickup and drop-off from San Jose for hassle-free transportation.
The night tour consists on a walk at night through Santa Maria's park in Monteverde.
As the night falls many nocturnal creatures wake up. Doing a night tour gives you the opportunity to see the forest in a total different way.
Good tour to see sloths, insects, snakes, frogs among others.
Private tour available upon request.
Perfect tour for culture, animals, beach and sloths!
See and learn about cultural and development aspects of Costa Rica with the Chocolate tour and the National Park in the morning.
For this tour we recommend doing first the National Park in the morning (from 7 am to 10 am) and the Chocolate tour in the afternoon (from 1pm to 4pm). Between tours you will have a good break for lunch or beach time.
We pick you up at 1pm for the second tour at the hotel or place of your preference. After the second tour we bring you back to the hotel or restaurant.
Sloth tour in Manuel Antonio National Park Description:
Manuel Antonio National Park has a vast number of frogs, birds, plants, habitats, beaches & trails, lookout points, geological formations, elevations and very easy access.
Chocolate tour Description:
All in one: Chocolate Tour Manuel Antonio / Trapiche Tour / Coffee Tour
Once the sun sets in the Costa Rican rainforest, we start hiking and looking for exiting species of animals while the jungle takes on a totally different character.
It goes from a green cathedral-like forest, where beautiful shining blue morpho butterflies fly along small rivers, to a pitch-black jungle, filled with the sounds of millions of insects and dozens of frogs & toads.
It is the same green fascinating forest, but now it´s dark and you are ready to go find what’s out there!
It’s the best time to find, observe and photograph beautiful tree frogs, shy snakes,
colorful insects, mammals and other rainforest creatures that only come out at night.
The beautiful symphony of a tropical rainforest at night is one of the most exiting
experiences; turn off the lights for a moment and listen to all the secret sounds.
Be aware, it is quite an adventure to be in the rainforest at night.
Located in San Antonio de Escazú, Mirador Tiquicia is a magical and unforgettable place. This is where the Tica Night show is performed. The best and impressive view of the Central Valley can be enjoyed from here.
This is a perfect combination of tours where you can see and learn about cultural and development aspects of Costa Rica with the Chocolate tour and can be combined with a jungle night tour at the end.
Perfect for culture and animals!
Jungle Night Tour Description:
Once the sun sets in the Costa Rican rainforest, we start hiking and looking for exiting species of animals while the jungle takes on a totally different character. It’s the best time to find, observen beautiful tree frogs, shy snakes, colorful insects, mammals and other rainforest creatures that only come out at night.
Chocolate tour Description:
All in one: Chocolate Tour Manuel Antonio / Trapiche Tour / Coffee Tour
The chocolate tour starts with the cultural and biological background of cacao in the world and here in Costa Rica. It further introduces you into the collecting, fermenting, grinding and finally the making of chocolate, the drink of the gods.
For more information see: Chocolate Tour Manuel Antonio
2 hours walking along the trails of the private reserve “Espadilla”, which has the same type of forest as Manuel Antonio National Park.
Discover the activity of a never resting ecosystem while observing nocturnal wildlife habits in the humid tropical forest at the same time that our specialized tour guide tells you about all their natural history. During this tour, you will be able to enjoy the spectacular soothing night sounds in the exuberant Manuel Antonio forest.