The amazing wildlife

Enjoy the fascinating mangroves of Isla Damas on a relaxing boat ride or an exiting kayak experience. This is without a doubt one of the most highly recommended tours in the area.This relaxing half-day tour begins just offshore of the Damas Island estuary, about 5 KM south of Quepos. You will be picked up at the hotel by your guide and driven to the Island estuary where is the dock.

Start the tour in a partially covered motorboat or on a double or single kayak, you will glide along the fascinating canals of the estuary where your guide will provide comprehensive information about the complex, self-sustaining mangrove system, including the various types of mangroves found in Costa Rica.

It will be a journey through the calm waters of the Damas Island Mangroves, The guide will take you through the lush mangrove where you can observe the flora and fauna of the place. He may have spotted a rare silky anteater lounging in a tree, a two or three-toed sloth maintaining its image as one of the world´s laziest mammals, or a stunning iguana or two. This tranquil, fascinating tour will certainly be one of the highlights of your stay in Manuel Antonio.


 

What to Bring What’s included
  • Closed shoes
  • shorts
  • insect repellent
  • Change of clothes
  • Costa Rican lunch
  • billingual guide
  • hotel pick up and dropoff.

Prices

  • Mangrove Boat:  $65
  • Mangrove Kayak: $65
  • Mangrove Night Boat: $75

*Ages from 5 to 9 pay $45