Day Tours

Jaco - Central Pacific Coast

Day Tours
Isla Tortuga ATV Tours Canopy Tour
Carara Biological Reserve Sea Kayaking Crocodile Adventure & Birdwatching
Manuel Antonio National Park Whitewater Rafting Horseback Riding


Calypso Cruises, Tortuga IslandCalypso Cruises - Experience blue water, white sand, green mountains, superb cuisine and attentive personal service. Calypso's super catamaran, Manta Raya, will pass thru more than seven islands in the Gulf of Nicoya. Her Port of Call is the enchantingly beautiful, palm studded Tortuga Island where you can walk the impeccable white sand beach, swim in the turquoise waters and investigate the marine life while the crew prepares a sumptuous feast (featured in Gourmet Magazine). Enjoy dining in the shade of white umbrellas with tables covered in white linen.

Duration: Full day.
Departure: 9:00 am.
Wear or Bring:
casual clothes, bathing suit or shorts, suntan lotion, camera, sun glasses, tight fitting hat, light weight long sleeved shirt, rubber sandals, tennis or boat shoes.
Included: Air-Conditioned Bus Transportation to and from San Jose, Jaco, Quepos / Manuel Antonio and Monteverde. Multilingual Guide, typical Costa Rican breakfast, BBQ lunch served with Chilled White Wine Juices, sodas and fresh fruits, live music, snorkeling excursion, banana boat ride.

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Scarlet Macaw at CararaCarara Biological Reserve - This 4700 Ha reserve forms an oasis for wildlife from a large surrounding area. Carara offers a rich biodiversity due to its transitional position between the dry northern forest and the humid tropical forests of the south. Carara has fauna and flora from both ecosystems and a virgin forest that covers most of the park. This reserve is known for its abundant birds and plants and also for being one of the last habitats in Costa Rica of the Scarlet Macaw.

Duration: Half day!!
Departure: 7am and 2:30pm
Returns: 11:30am and 6:00pm
Wear:
Tennis shoes, t-shirt and pants
Bring:
Cool comfortable clothes, walking shoes, camera, hat, sunblock and bug repellent.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, english speaking guide and light breakfast.

Rate: Adults - US $ 80.00

Manuel Antonio National ParkManuel Antonio National Park - Manuel Antonio National Park contains several short trails, all of which are easily accessible and well maintained. These trails provide the best opportunity in Costa Rica to see both White Faced and Squirrel Monkeys. The trails tend to follow the coastline, supplying beautiful views and easy access to some of Costa Rica´s most beautiful white sand beaches. The park includes 12 islands, which serve as seabird sanctuaries. The pacific waters contain numerous dolphins and at times migrating whales are sighted. The parks flora and fauna is impressive with the dominant trees being the Black Locust, Balsa, Monkey Comb, Bastard Cedar and Mayflower. Some 109 species of mammals, including Two-toed Sloth, Raccoons, Coatis and 184 species of birds have been spotted in the park.

Duration: Full Day!! From 7:30AM – 4PM.
Wear:
Tennis shoes, shorts and T shirt.
Bring:
Camera, binoculars, sunscreen, insect repellent, hat or cap.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, Visit Palm tree plantations, entrance fees, english speaking guide and lunch.

Rate: Adults - US $ 89.00

ATV TourATV Tours - Don't leave Jacó / Los Sueños without indulging in the most memorable ATV adventure in our Central Pacific coast! Capture extraordinary ocean views and mountain vistas as you drive through rustic trails and rare teak plantations. Professional bilingual guides will lead you through the exotic tropical rain forest just a short ride from famous Jacó Beach. End your adventure with a refreshing swim in our natural pool at an amazing waterfall and with a great typical meal at our private Finca.

Duration: 2 & 3 hours.
Departure time: 7:00 am, 10:30 am, 2:00 pm
Wear: Tennis shoes, shorts and T shirt.
Bring:
Camera, binoculars, sunscreen, insect repellent, hat or cap.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, Visit Palm tree plantations, entrance fees, english speaking guide and lunch, All Terrain Four-Wheel Vehicles (ATV`s) fully equipped, safety helmets, experienced bilingual guides, a terrific local meal, refreshments during the tour, round-trip transportation.

Rate: Adults - US $ 95.00 (2 hrs tour) OR US $ 115.00 (3 hrs tour)

sea KayakingSea Kayaking - Ocean going outriggers, single and double kayaks, river kayaking and surf kayaking are just a few of the activities that you can enjoy while here on the pacific coast. Paddle through the warm waters enjoying this popular sport, the perfect way to appreciate the wonders of nature and the beautiful coastline. Your guide will also take you to the perfect spot for snorkeling, where you will quickly be surrounded by a wide variety of tropical fish. This is truly a tour for the whole family.

Duration: Full day!!
Departure time: Morning and afternoon
Wear: Shorts, T shirt and a cap.
Bring:
Binoculars, camera, sunscreen, insect repellent and rain gear.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide, lunch and entrance fee to the park.

Rate: Adults - US $ 85.00

Whitewater RaftingRafting - After a short trip by air conditioned mini van you are taken up river to start your adventure of 18 miles of pure fun and unsurpassed beauty. A trip of full contact with nature, with exposure to exuberant vegetation and the white water rapids. At the half way point a lunch is served after which the journey continues. You have the choice between 2 rivers:
Naranjo River: operates only from May to November. Difficulty II - III
Savegre River: operates all year long. Difficulty IV

Duration: Half day!!
Departure:
7:00 am.
Wear:
Hiking or tennis shoes, knee shorts or pants, T shirt and a cap.
Bring:
Shoes that can get wet, sunblock, strap for sunglasses, swimsuit and towel, set of dry clothes to change into after rafting, Binoculars, camera, sunscreen and insect repellent.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guidek.

Rate: Adults - US $ 120.00

Buena Vista Canopy TourCanopy Tour - This exciting tour can be considered a thrill of lifetime as you traverse the tropical primary forest on a system of cables and platforms. Using very safe equipment and in the hands of experienced guides, you climb to the top for a birds eye view and then experience the exhilaration as you rapidly glide between each platform.

Duration: Half day!! (different locations).
Departure: 8:00 am till 3:00 pm.
Wear:
Shorts, T shirt, comfortable shoes and a cap.
Bring:
Camera, sunscreen and cash.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide.

Rate: Adults - US $ 85.00

Crocodile AdventureCrocodile Adventure & Birdwatching - Close to the Carara Biological Reserve we find the Tarcoles River, home to a wide variety of birds and crocodiles. A trip down stream will show you the Guacalillo Mongroves, nesting place for the Scarlett Macaw and on both sides of the river bank you will see numerous species of birds such as: Pelicans, Opreys, Frigates, Trogons, etc. Very spectacular are the Crocodiles, some measuring up to 23 feet long. Take pictures of your guide hand feeding one of those enormous creatures. A very educational tour for the whole family.

Duration: Half day!!.
Departure: Depending on the tide.
Wear:
Shorts, T shirt, comfortable shoes and a cap.
Bring:
Camera, sunscreen and cash.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide.

Rate: Adults - US $ 79.00

Guaitil Pottery Horseback Riding - This a one of the best ways to enjoy beautiful tropical scenery, exploring the country side on horseback. You will be passing typical haciendas and enjoy panoramic views. We have different tours which will take you to beaches, waterfalls and mountains. Whatever you prefer King Tours will get you there.
What to bring: Comfortable shoes, long pants, camera, hat and sun block.

Duration: Varied.
Departure: Morning and Afternoon.
Wear:
Shorts, T shirt, comfortable shoes and a cap.
Bring:
Camera, sunscreen and cash.
Included:
Air-conditioned, round trip transportation, English speaking guide.

Rate: Adults - US $ 75.00