Corcovado National Park, Carate

Explore Corcovado National Park the largest park in Costa Rica. Established in 1975, the remote national park encompasses about a third of the country’s Osa Peninsula. Trek the pristine trails of the isolated tropical rainforest, go birdwatching and spot over 350 species of avian creatures, or admire the park’s scenic rivers, waterfalls, and oceanside beaches. Hiking in the lush national park you can spot a staggering amount of wildlife, including snakes, crocodiles, monkeys, sloths, coatis, and the endangered Baird’s tapir. Visitors need a permit and a guide to explore the park, while staying overnight in one of the base camps requires a reservation. Plan your Corcovado National Park visit and explore what else you can see and do in Carate using our Carate trip itinerary planning site .
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  • We made the visit with a guide named Joseph who was splendid. Get you to live it with a lot of emotion and each animal explains it to you with great enthusiasm, which makes the experience unmatched. The park is spectacular, but you don't always see what you expect as nature is unpredictable.
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  • Go here. Book your trip with Osa Wild. Go with their guide Luis Daniel if you can. We saw Taipir, Monkies, peccary, more birds than we can count. Amazing insects, snakes, sloths, cayman. Stay over at ...  more »
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