Palo Verde River Ride Zone 1
A must for nature lovers! Take a leisurely riverboat ride along the largest river in Costa Rica. Look out for several types of wildlife. Palo Verde National Park is a must-see stop during your trip to Costa Rica. It is home to more than 300 migratory birds, other species like White-Face Monkeys, Howler Monkeys, American Crocodiles and Iguanas.
You will receive a voucher including all information you need including:
- Where do you have to call to confirm the booking
- The location of the meeting point
- How to receive pick up time
Print out the voucher and read the instructions carefully.
Country Costa Rica
Address or meeting point Plaza Futura, in front off Daniel Oduber International Airport or Cruce el Coco gas station, Carrillo community, Guanacaste and Licorera Oasisi, Filadelfia, Carrillo Guanacaste.
GPS Coordinates 10º23'46.86"N, 85º27'19.17"W
Hours & minutes 6 hrs aprox.
kilometers 90 km aprox.
Start or opening time 07:00 hrs.
End or closing time 18:00 hrs aprox.
Maximum number 200 pax.
Minimum number 2 pax.
Is there any parking? Is it on the street, private or public? At visited place, private.
How do you get there by car? Verify GPS
Is it possible to get there by public transport? Not
List each means of public transportion and the stop's name N/A
Distance from the venue to the stop N/A
Guides & companions
Is it done with a guide, a driver and/or an instructor? With guide.
Which languages do guide/instructors speak? Spanish, English, French, Dutch.
Are audio guides or brochures available? if so, in which languages? Brochures, Spanish, English, French, Dutch.
Which is the guide/guest ratio? 25 pax per pax.
Are they trained in first aid? Yes
Do you provide additional companions or personnel? Not
Is there a shop? How much time is spent on shopping? Yes, 10 minutes aprox.
Are credit/debit cards accepted? Which ones? Yes, Visa, Master Card, American Express.
Are any commercial stops made during the tour? Not
List the shopping venues included N/A
Content & Specialized items
Are additional items needed? Which ones are included? Not
List items not included and their renting cost at the venue N/A
List all additional items clients need to bring (towels,...) Binoculars, camera, tennis, insect repelent, hat.
List the specific clothing required Comfortable clothes, short, tennis.
Is lunch/dinner included on this tour? Not
Is there a restaurant at the venue? Yes
What is the category and speciality of the restaurant? Costa Rica typical food.
What is the seating capacity of each restaurant? 120 pax, for events 200 pax.
Is bottled water and/or soft drinks included with the meals? Yes
Is coffee or tea included at the end of each meal? Not
List the additional cost for including wine/beer with the meals $5
Can special requests be accommodated? (vegetarian,...) Yes
Are there smoking / non smoking areas? Outside
Are toilets available? Yes
May the client bring his/her own food? Is there a picnic area? Not
Is there a snack included? Yes
If so, where is it served? Restaurant.
What is the exact content of the snack? Fruits.
Can special requests be accommodated? (Vegetarian,...) Yes
If not included, is there any place to get a snack? N/A
Are drinks included? Not
Is there any place to get a drink? N/A
How many drinks per person are allowed? N/A
What type of alcoholic beverages are available and at what price? Not
If an open bar is available, what type of drinks are served? N/A
List all venues where restrooms are available Restaurant
Which of them are accessible by wheelchair? All
Is there a charge to use any of them? Not
Are there any restroom-only stops during the tour? Not
What is the fitness level required? Normal
Would people with limited mobility have accessibility problems? (to the vehicle, to the restaurant,...) Not
Is it feasible for wheelchair-confined persons? Yes
What type of paving does it have? (flat, uneven...) Uneven
How much walking is required? (km, meters) Less than 200 meters.
Is there any fee or limitation for photo/video camera usage? Not
Are there any additional costs? List them Not
List the venues where credit/debit cards are NOT accepted Cards are accepted if required.
Which currencies are accepted? Dollars and colones
Which is the minimum/maximum age to participate? (for all or each one of the activities) Minimum 2 years old, maximum 65 years old according conditions.
Which is the minimum/maximum height to participate? N/A
Which is the minimum/maximum weight to participate? According conditions of the person.
Is a waiver required for participation? Not
Pick-up point Zone 1 and zone 2 hotels lobby
Pick-up time 07:20 hrs.
Length of route (hours & minutes) 2 hrs aprox
Return time (leaving the venue) 13:00 aprox.
Return time to the initial pick-up point 14:30 aprox.
Age of vehicle 2008
Type of vehicle used Depend of amount of pax.
Does the vehicle have air conditioning? Yes
Can the vehicle be contacted (by mobile or radio)? Yes
Is spare transportation available in case of a breakdown? Yes
Is there a shaded area? Yes
What is the seating capacity of each vehicle? Hiace 10 pax, coaster 20 pax, senior 25 pax.
Are toilets available? Not
Is the toilet adapted for handicapped persons? Not
How many seats are used? Depend of amount of pax.
Is there a shuttle service involved? If so, explain the operation Departures from hotels to meeting point and vice versa.
Is there storage for a folding wheelchair? yes, with previous request.
Venues to be visited Cañales, Ingenios, Tempisque River.
How much time is, aproximately, spent at this venue? 6 hrs aprox.