This tour is only for those people who come to Puerto Jimenez by car, in order to take advantage of the travel.
The guide meets with you in Jimenez; this meeting is usually made at the hotel where you will stay on the day before at tour at 6:00 pm to explain the dynamics of the tour. So we ask to the client when you have booked the hotel, let us know. Also please let us know if you want information for accommodation in Puerto Jimenez.
You are leaving Puerto Jimenez around 6:00am and you get off at Matapalo, walk along the paths, enjoying the pure jungle and you will have the opportunity to bathe in the natural cascade or simply relax at the beach.
Matapalo is a place with something for everyone! You wil love it. You will also have the opportunity to see animals: the four types of monkeys, sloths, toucans, coati, and the endemic poisonous dart frog of Golfo Dulce (Sweet Gulf), among others.
Afterwards you and your guide will take the car and go to the Piro Biological Station, where you can walk the paths of the tropical jungle of primary and secondary woods. You can also explore the beach. After having enjoyed a time at Piro Station you will move to Carate, arriving at Leona Lodge in the afternoon. After dinner, you will take a night hike, searching for turtles, and if you are lucky a tapir.
The next day, after breakfast, you enter Corcovado National Park. During this hike you will have the opportunity to see anteaters, coatis, agoutis, great curassows (similar to turkey vultures), tayras, lots of birds and much more wildlife. You will spend a day surrounded by the wonderful wildlife that the park has.
Then you will return to Puerto Jimenez in the afternoon. Your guide leaves to you at your hotel where you are staying in Jimenez.
We look forward to sharing this experience with you, and hope that you enjoy your visit to Corcovado with Surcos Tours.