Puma concolor Corcovado National Park
Corcovado One Day Tour (Sirena from Puerto Jimenez)
Not available during October
Using a local boat service you will be taken to enjoy the morning sunrise and end up at the majestic heart of the Corcovado National Park. On the way, you have the chance to spot marine wildlife and get back early enough to enjoy a drink in town.
Please try to book 3 weeks in advance.
The price for groups from 3-6 people is $135 (per person).
- Activity Level Leisurely
- Group Size Small Group
This tour starts early in the morning at the Puerto Jiménez public pier, where you take the boat towards Sirena. The boat ride offers amazing views of Corcovado and the Pacific Ocean. On the way, you might encounter dolphins, turtles, or even whales depending on the season (July to November).
After the 1-hour, 30-minute boat transfer you will enjoy hiking the trails around the Sirena Biological Station looking for all forms of wildlife. On this tour, you reach the heart of Corcovado, home to thousands of species of plants and trees that sustain a great diversity of wildlife. Monkeys, anteaters, toucans, scarlet macaws, coatis, peccaries, and sloths might appear on the way. If you are one of the lucky ones, you will have the chance to see the biggest land mammal in America, the tapir!
This tour begins and ends in Puerto Jiménez.
We recommend booking this tour at least one month before your tour.
Things to bring: Minimum 1-2 liters of water per person (do not bring single-use-plastic bottles into the park as they are forbidden), sunscreen, insect repellent, hiking shoes (protected, comfortable and preferably waterproof), sandals, light, and quick-dry clothes, hat or cap, handkerchief, swimsuit, snacks, camera, binoculars (optional) and sunglasses (optional)
- Park's entrance fees
- Shared transportation: boat from Puerto Jimenez to Sirena and back
- Local naturalist guide
- Water (Please bring your reusable water bottle. Single-use plastic bottles are forbidden inside protected areas.)
- Private guide +$23 per person*
- Accommodations in Puerto Jiménez
* Private guide service can only be booked 15 days or more in advance.
- Day 1 Sirena Ranger Station
5:20 a.m. Meet with the guide at the local public pier in Puerto Jimenez.5:30 a.m. Boat from Puerto Jimenez to the Sirena Biological Station.7:10 a.m. Arrival at Sirena and registration.7:20 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Hike the trails around the station.12:00-1:00 p.m. Boat from Sirena to Puerto Jiménez.1:30-2:30 p.m. Arrival in Puerto Jiménez. End of tour.
Capuchin Monkey Corcovado National Park
This tour does not require accommodation.