- Lodging in 3 of Tripadvisors’ “Excellent” rated eco-lodges
- 3 meals per day.
- All local transportation to lodges.
- Guided day tour of Corcovado National Park from Los Patos Ranger Station trails at Danta Corcovado Lodge.
- Guided night Walk at Danta Corcovado Lodge
- Guided river tour by kayak at Saladero Eco Lodge
- Guided day hike into Carate entrance of Corcovado National park (or) Horseback riding on the beach.
All inclusive - 8 days-7 nights package: $1,496,00 Per person
Danta Corcovado Lodge:
Explore the magnificent Corcovado National Park from its Los Patos entrance. Take advantage of an experienced local guide and learn about the interesting biodiversity of the tropical rainforest. Unique design and outstanding staff.
La Leona Eco Lodge:
Explore Corcovado National Park from the closest lodge to the Carate entrance. Directly on the Pacific, there are miles of beach and private trails to explore. Your local guide will take you into the Carate entrance of Corcovado National Park. Look for Tapirs and poison dart frogs.
Saladero Eco Lodge:
Kayak and swim in the calm turquoise waters of the Golfo Dulce with dolphins and sea turtles. Explore the Rio Esquinas Mangrove Estuary by kayak. Snorkel at a coral reef 15 minutes away by kayak. Explore our private trails in the primary rainforest and keep on the lookout for the many exotic species of birds and animals.
Day 1: Representatives of Danta Corcovado Lodge will pick you up in Pto. Jimenez and provide transportation to the lodge . Lunch depending on arrival time. The first afternoon you are free to explore the lodge, gardens and trails. You can also opt for one of the
available optional tours to the chocolate farm or indigenes Indian site. Night Hike. Lunch and Dinner –
Day 2: Take breakfast early in the morning and get ready to start your guided hike into Corcovado National Park at the Los Patos Ranger Station. Enjoy incredible views, pristine forest and the rich flora and fauna of our region. Walk in the footprints of the jaguars, see where all four species of monkeys live, or cross paths with wild pigs.
This walk lasts from 7am to 3pm. Box lunch on the hike and dinner.
Day 3: After breakfast we leave Danta Corcovado Lodge and travel by car to Pto Jimenez where you will be met by a La Leona Eco Lodge representative for the taxi ride to the lodge. This journey is approximately 1 1/2 hours and is an adventure for those wishing to get off the beaten path.
From Carate, enjoy a pleasant 2.5 km walk to the lodge on the beach. The ocean views are stunning and not to be missed. Our personnel will receive you with a welcome drink and will help get you settled in your tent. Later, enjoy your delicious lunch where you will meet your guide that will lead you into the amazing Corcovado National Park on the next day. If you prefer you can substitute the horseback riding on the beach instead the park hike. In the afternoon you are free to relax or walk La Leona’s private trails. Dinner.
Day 4: Take breakfast early in the morning and get ready to start your hike into Corcovado National Park. You will find on this side of the Osa Penninsula the primary rainforest is very different than the eastern side.
This walk can last from 4 to 5 hours. There is no rush and you will observe many varieties of birds, insects and animals. Start the hike early in the morning so you can be back at the lodge by lunch time. (1 or 2 pm). Afternoon to relax. Dinner
Day 5: Breakfast, walk the beach to Carate and then leave by taxi for Pto Jimenez. Arrival time 9:00 – 10:0
In Pto Jimenez we will meet up with Saladero Eco Lodge’s boat. During the 30-35 minute boat ride we often see dolphins and sea turtles. Upon arrival we will get a cold tropical juice and settle you into your cabin. We can do a 1 ½ hour orientation tour of the gardens after you arrive or later in the day when it cools off. We will talk about medicinal plants, tropical eco systems, and symbiotic relationships between plants, rainforests, insects and birds. Learn how to open (and eat) a coconut, make coconut milk and coconut oil. After lunch you have the afternoon to relax, kayak, snorkel, swim or hike. Afternoon salsa and dinner.
Day 6: After a healthy breakfast and depending on the tide we will tow our
kayaks up the Rio Esquinas for a guided tour of the mangrove estuary and river. Home of the tallest red mangroves in the world, we will enter the small mangrove channels only kayaks can enter, listen to the sounds of pistol shrimp and look for kingfishers. Lunch. You have the afternoon to relax, kayak, snorkel, swim or hike. Afternoon salsa and dinner.
Day 7: Free day. You can choose to go on one of our other optional tours, kayak, swim or fish. But if you are toured out and tired, just relax in a hammock with a cold drink and enjoy the sights and sounds of the rainforest. Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Day 8: After a leisurely breakfast we will return you to Pto Jimenez. Boat transport is at 9:00am unless you have an earlier flight.
• Lodging – At Saladero Eco Lodge you stay at the Beach House or Tree House. At Danta Corcovado Lodge you are in the bungalows, large screened tents set on wood platforms with full sized beds and full bathrooms with hot water showers. At La Leona Eco Lodge also large screened tents on permanent wood platforms with full sized beds and full bathrooms showers.
• All local transportation included.
• This package does not include any international or regional flights. Arrival and departure from Pto Jimenez is recommended if flying.
• All packages require a 50% deposit to reserve and the balance paid 30 days prior to arrival.
• No other promotions or discounts can be included with this package.
3 Ecolodges Package