Activities & tours
Tortuga Island Catamaran Adventure
Take a breath of fresh air on our full day tour to one of the most beautiful islands in Costa Rica! This is one of the few places around that offers white sand beaches and emerald waters; it's clearly what makes this island a special destination. Tortuga Island is an exciting place where you can snorkel, play volleyball, go for a hike or just relax on the beach!
The canopy tour is perhaps the most uniquely popular adventure Costa Rica has to offer. As you take to the air over exotic trees and vibrant flora, you will experience the rush of a lifetime while catching a glimpse of white-faced monkeys, exotic birds and other Costa Rican wildlife. Fly through the jungle suspended by a zip-line system of cables and platforms; using very safe equipment and in the hands of experience guides, it is fun and safe for all ages!
Local Scuba Diving
The Manuel Antonio coastline with its 12 islands gives us the pick of numerous dive sites. The majority of our local dive sites are a maximum of 20 minutes from the port and we consider your experience, preferences and local conditions to guarantee your enjoyment. Most of our dives are between 35 and 60 feet, though there are deeper sites for more experienced divers. All dives are guided by a PADI professional who has extensive knowledge and experience at our dive sites so that you will see the most marine life and underwater formations. Dives typically last 45 minutes and you will see volcanic rock formations, with various hard and soft corals. We have an abundant marine life with schools of Snapper and Jacks, plus White Tip Reef Sharks, Angel Fish, Moorish Idols, Parrot Fish, Puffer Fish, Octopus, Eels, Crustaceans, Sea Turles and in season(Dec - May) the giant Manta Ray. During your surface interval you can enjoy the beautiful views of the Manuel Antonio National Park Coastline.
Don't worry our highest safety standards will keep you safe....
To attach yourself to the bungee cord and jump from a 40-meter height, why not? It is to overcome fear, to feel how your heart rate increases in every bounce.
It is just a matter of getting close to a natural force we ignore every day: gravity!
Feel how life flows through your body in an activity that generates more adrenaline than any other!
Pacific Bungee gives our visitors the chance to enjoy the first and unique Extreme Machine ever built in Latin America! You can enjoy the thrill of your life, and not only that, but the biggest challenge you'll find in Costa Rica, with the best safety and professional standards in the country.
White Water Rafting
Experience the unsurpassed beauty, luxuriant vegetation and powerful white water of the Naranjo, Savegre and Pacuare Rivers . All three rivers are safe for the beginner yet challenging enough for the experienced rafting enthusiast. The Naranjo & Savegre Rivers begin in the coastal mountains near Quepos. You will be astounded by the awesome canyons, waterfalls and rainforest while enjoying class 2, 3, 4 or 5 rapids.
The Pacuare River begins in Siquirres and Turrialba area on the Caribbean mountain slopes of Costa Rica. You will experience class 2, 3, 4 and 5 rapids while enjoying breath taking views of huge waterfalls and canyons. The Pacuare River is rated one of the top ten river destinations in the world, by National Geographic. Join us for an exhilarating and unforgettable experience!.
Manuel Antonio National Park
Manuel Antonio National Park is the most famous National Park in Costa Rica and the most visited by tourists each year.
This tropical dry forest is located on a peninsula, surrounded by crystal clear Pacific water and white sand beaches. The main attractions of this park are its two white sand beaches: Espadilla Sur and Manuel Antonio. There are 109 mammal species such as 3 different species of monkeys, agouti, three-toed sloths, two-toed sloths and over 180 species of birds.
Let a professional, experienced and bilingual nature guide teach you about the resident fauna and the distinctive plant life of this beautiful park in the extensive trail system which takes you through a variety of ecosystems.
This is one the most active volcanoes in the Americas…actually, it is active 24 hours per day! If you have never seen an active volcano, this tour is definitely for you! The volcano soars 1,635 meters high and is bordered by dense rain forest and natural hot springs.
On the way, you will enjoy gorgeous views of the cloud forest, waterfalls, pastoral scenery and typical Costa Rican towns.
At the base of the volcano you will find a number of natural hot springs, while taking advantage of the beautiful resort grounds, where you can enjoy one of the most relaxing experiences of your life. The volcano rests near the town of La Fortuna where you will find several restaurants, boutique stores and souvenir shops.
The crocodile tour is a unique adventure located in the Central Pacific Region of Costa Rica. This tour will take you up and down the Tárcoles River aboard a very safe and reliable boat. The Rio Grande of Tárcoles is one of four rivers that end at the Gulf of Nicoya on the Pacific Ocean. It offers visitors the opportunity to observe American crocodiles up to four meters in length! You will also observe a variety of species ranging from terrestrial birds to iguanas and basiliscos.
Our tour is especially designed for the entire family as well as large groups! A bilingual guide will take you along the river offering educational information of the different species you will encounter. Bring your camera, as there will be several photo opportunities including up close and personal interaction with the main attractions of the tour…the CROCS!.
Experience an adrenaline pumping, exciting and challenging outdoor adventure into the rainforest, as you climb past several great look out points where one can observe spectacular views of some of Costa Rica's most popular beaches and surrounding areas.
Weaving in and out of rainforest trails, you will finally descend into the world famous surfing beaches of Playa Hermosa before returning to Jaco.
Carara National Park
Carara Biological Reserve is a transition forest between the Tropical Dry Forest region to the north, and the more humid Pacific Rainforest to the south. Relatively small: only 4,700 hectares, the Carara National Park is one of the few remaining breeding grounds for the majestic scarlet macaw which can easily be spotted in the early morning and late afternoon hours.
Also, this is a pre-colonial Archaeological site with rivers, lakes and waterfalls. You will find monkeys, collared aracaris, raccoons, coatis and many different species of birds.
Rain Forest Aerial Tram
The Aerial Tram offers a unique experience while flying high above the treetops. Discover the hidden secrets and hanging gardens of the transitional tropical rainforest from a totally different perspective. This eco-tourism tour offers the opportunity to appreciate nature in a truly unique way. We invite you to have an unforgettable experience that will provide you with a better understanding of the complexity of biodiversity and how important our forests are for our future generation's survival. While aboard the tram, you will observe dense tropical rainforest, a 40-foot waterfall, and enormous rainforest trees, several species of birds and panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean.
*zip-line canopy also available on this tour for an additional charge!