COROBICI RIVER FLOAT TOUR
This gentle float tour down the Corobici River is fun for all ages, and a great way to experience the beauty and wildlife of the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica.
It’s an especially fantastic tour for bird watching! Aracaris, parrots, motmots, cuckoos, laughing falcons, kingfishers, sungrebes, egrets, wood storks, ospreys, trogons, Jabiru storks, and seven species of herons have all been seen along the Corobici River. Other wildlife that lives in the area includes howler and white-faced monkeys, otters, coatis, iguanas, and small caimans.
This is not a whitewater rafting tour. The section of river you will travel is very calm – rated class 1-2 with moderate waves. Your guide will row the raft during the trip while you relax and enjoy the sights. There are several safe places to swim in the river, if you wish.
Duration: 2 hours; available from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Meals included: Snack of fresh fruit, cookies and juice.
Rates: Adults: $46 / Kids (4-14 years): $34
Minimum: 2 people
** Special bird-watching tour: 3 hours in duration; Adults: $55 / Kids (4 to 14 years): $40.
** Half-day tour with lunch: 4 hours in duration; includes snacks and lunch; Adults: $74 / Kids (4 to 14 years): $51.
What to Bring? Swimsuit, change of clothes, strap-on shoes or sandals that can get wet, waterproof camera, binoculars, waterproof sunscreen, insect repellent, and a hat.
Corobici River Float Tour
The Corobici River flows from the Tenorio Volcano and meanders 25 miles out to the Gulf of Nicoya.