Corcovado Jungle Eco Lodge
Travel Blogs from Drake Bay
... to the soil to be re-used.
We returned another day to the Park and spent 5 hours on the trails, spotting a few two- toed Sloths, smaller and lighter in colour than the three-toed, as well as Raccoons and numerous birds. To Jim's delight he managed to get a shot of the Sloth's face. He was so happy! Their faces are more interesting than cute, but the same could be said of many of us.
Manuel Antonio is the smallest of the National Parks ...
... 6, 2.5 hours), then hopped on a taxi to get to a dock in Sierpe, laid back town.
A boat leaves from Sierpe to Drake Bay twice a day, 11:30am and 2:30pm. It's a small motor boat that can fit maybe 12 people. With more than enough time to spare, we sat on the deck of Las Vegas Restaurant, sipping coffee along with a few other tourists, and looked over Rio Sierpe. Water plants and mangrove leaves floated down the ...
... serviceable gravel road a bit windy but nothing special. Clearly the reviewers have never driven on a gravel road in Australia, no corrugation or anything. It was tough going for me but only because I was feeling ill. After about 90 minutes the road just ended and apparently we’d arrived. We got out and we told that our main luggage would be driven up to the Lodge we would be staying at on our return for a couple of nights. I was a bit concerned given that ...
... left when the narrowing begins there we were
watched a variety of shore birds right as you entered the area where the bay
narrows down and then paddled into the manglar.
As the waterway got narrower and narrower and trees formed an arch we began seeing shore birds perched up in the trees above!
It was fun adventure paddle through the mangroves trees with their big roots which we ...
... guide for us and we tipped him enough to get a soccer ball to use in his upcoming match this weekend with the National Team from San Jose….go Macaws!!!!. We hurried back to the dock for our transport back to Zancudo. Everyone was worried, including Randall, that the Gulfo would be very choppy and dangerous if we started back after 1 pm. We arrived back at the dock just about 2….oh boy. Luckily, the boat ride back was not bad. About halfway across it did start ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast