Rio Peñas blancas, from la Fortuna
wildlife Tour with rafting, canoe or kayak
nature lovers tour
This great tour is floating downriver by canoe, raft or kayak (please choose on booking) and enjoy both,the pace and the peace of the river and its surrounding rainforest. The brilliant green of the river, the flashing blues of Costa Rica's most famous butterfly, the Morpho peleides, and the possibility to see a lot of brightly colored birds makes this an unforgettable trip.
The sounds of birds singing, frogs calling, and monkeys chattering fill the air, while scanning the canopy, river, and quiet farmland to seek basking iguanas and the rich diversity of wildlife along the Rio Peñas Blancas.
The tour starts with a 20- minute drive east of the river, where the guide will give a brief about paddling and safety lesson to ensure safety and comfort on the river.
The next 3 hours you will float down the river, enjoying the vast array of life surrounding of river, benefiting from the expertise of the professional guide in all areas of flora and fauna.
On the river there is a stop at a local farm to see the Costa Rican way of life 70 years ago. Here we serve a traditional snack.. Last but not least, the trip finishes with a gentle paddle down the San Carlos River to a meeting point, where the shuttle is waiting for the way back to la Fortuna.
- This is a half- day tour, to be back in la Fortuna in the early afternoon.
- difficulty: 2
- Daily from 2 Persons- we pick up in all Hotels around la Fortuna