Costa Cetacea Research Institute
Los Planes is one of the popular destinations for horse riders, with ample opportunities for wildlife-watching along the way. Most of...
Parque Nacional Corcovado
All of the lodges offer hiking tours to Parque Nacional Corcovado, usually a full-day trip to San Pedrillo ranger station (from US$75 to...
Punta Río Claro Wildlife Refuge
If you want to head inland, you can also explore the Punta Río Claro Wildlife Refuge, which can be accessed from the Río Claro Trail or...
Lonely Planet review
The program at Drake Bay Wilderness Resort, is highly recommended. Marine biologist Shawn Larkin has an infectious enthusiasm about marine mammals. He spends his time researching and filming dolphins and whales for his educational organization, the Costa Cetacea Research Institute.