Guided tour

San Jose: Sarapiqui River & La Paz Gardens Tour with Lunch

San Jose: Sarapiqui River & La Paz Gardens Tour with Lunch

From US$ 225 per person

Escape the city and soak up the natural beauty of the La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Stroll through the luscious green landscapes and see rescued jaguars and colorful butterflies, then enjoy a cruise along the idyllic Sarapiqui River.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Please be waiting in your hotel lobby five minutes before the scheduled pickup time.
Wheelchair accessible


  • Enjoy a full-day tour into the Costa Rican rainforest
  • Stroll around the luscious La Paz Waterfall Gardens
  • See rescued jaguars, colorful butterflies, and exotic birds
  • Cruise along the Sarapiqui River in Braulio Carrillo National Park
Full description
The day begins with pickup from your hotel in San Jose and heads to the stunning La Paz Waterfall Gardens. This private nature reserve has been designed to educate visitors and provide sanctuary for rescued wildlife through a variety of gardens and exhibits. Enjoy a stroll through the park's luscious green landscapes and see rescued jaguars, colorful butterflies, exotic birds, and unique plants. Theres's also plenty of tropical cascades to admire and snap photos of for your vacation album. Later, discover the wonders of the Sarapiqui River on a relaxing boat cruise. Soak up the tranquility of the river and surrounding rainforest as you listen to the sound of bird’s chirping and trickling water. At the end of an unforgettable adventure, be dropped off back to your accommodation.
  • English/Spanish-speaking guide
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees
  • Boat trip
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
  • Insect repellent
  • Breathable clothing
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Wonderful garden settings, and wildlife reserve

January 4, 2022

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Product ID: 383065