Kayak through the mangrove forests of Boca Nosara

Boca Nosara Wildlife & Birding Kayak Tour, Nosara

Kayak the enchanting waters where Nosara region's largest rivers meet on a guided tour through wildlife-rich mangroves


Embark on a two-hour kayak tour through the beautiful mangrove forests of Boca Nosara, where the Río Nosara and Río Montana rivers meet. Paddle along the waterways and mangrove tunnels, spotting exotic wildlife such as blue herons, roseate spoonbills, howler monkeys, and crocodiles with the help of your bilingual birding expert guide. Conclude your adventure at the river mouth, enjoying a refreshing watermelon slice and optional cold beer before returning to your eco-lodge for relaxation.


  • Explore the beautiful Boca Nosara river mouth, where the Río Nosara and Río Montana converge
  • Paddle through mangrove tunnels on a two-hour kayak tour and spot exotic animals
  • Learn from a bilingual guide and birding expert as they point out unique wildlife

Know before you go

5 hours
Recommended for
All ages
Small group

What you'll do

Begin your adventure with a scenic drive to where the Río Nosara and Río Montana rivers converge. As you arrive at the Boca Nosara river mouth, you'll be greeted by an area of remarkable natural beauty, characterized by expansive mangrove forests and abundant wildlife.

Embark on a two-hour kayak tour through the tranquil waterways and winding mangrove tunnels. Your bilingual guide and birding expert will accompany you as you paddle through the serene water, teaching you about the various waterbirds inhabiting the area, such as blue herons, anhingas, and roseate spoonbills. Keep your eyes peeled for more exotic animals that call this region home, like howler monkeys, iguanas, and even crocodiles. The knowledgeable guide will ensure you don't miss any of these fascinating species.

As your kayak tour approaches the river mouth, you'll have the opportunity to enjoy the picturesque surroundings and capture some stunning photos. Here, you'll cap off your adventure with a refreshing slice of watermelon and, if you choose, a cold beer. Take a moment to relax and appreciate the beauty of nature that surrounds you.

At the end of your experience, you will be transferred back to your lodgings.

What's included

  • Transportation
  • Bilingual guide
  • Snack & coconut water

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