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Damas Mangrove Kayak Tour


Our mangrove kayak tour takes place in the impressive mangroves of the Paquita River, where we explore a great adventure combined with nature and education. The mangroves are located approximately 25 minutes from Manuel Antonio Park and most hotels.

The mangrove tour in Damas is probably the best place in Costa Rica to see the White Faced Monkeys. Our Kayak tour allows your experience to be a memorable adventure, meanwhile it is an extremely relaxing activity. The tour route is approximately 2 hours, paddling the incredible ecosystems of the Paquita River and its mangroves.

The mangrove is a type of ecosystem that only grows in the tropical areas of the planet. In addition, its impressive habitat is home to a large number of fauna, such as monkeys, iguanas, crocodiles, turtles, boas constrictors, crabs, sloths, many different species of birds and much more...

The tour begins with pickup at your place of lodging near the Quepos area and Manuel Antonio National Park. During the tour, before reaching the river, you will be able to ask our guide questions, who will gladly give you fascinating information about the historical facts of our tour as well as the history of Manuel Antonio. As soon as we arrive to the river, we will prepare you with the kayak equipment and our guide will give you a brief explanation before starting our expedition.

The channels where we navigate are completely disconnected from all civilization, which allows our expedition to be much more relaxing. At the end of the tour, we will take you to a typical restaurant to enjoy a delicious typical dish.

Is your idea to enjoy nature while visiting Manuel Antonio? Without a doubt this is one of your best options!

Tour info

  • 3 hrs
  • The tour includes: Transportation, professional kayak equipment, naturalist guide, bottles of water, Typical meal and drinks after the tour
  • US $69 per person. Private: Please inquire (depending on group' size)
  • Depends on the high tide
  • Camera, binoculars, insect repellent, sun screen


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