Pacuare River, Cartago

#2 of 6 in Parks in Cartago
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Take the opportunity to see a variety of animals and pristine scenery as you navigate down the crystal clear waters of Pacuare River. Lush tropical rainforest surrounds the river, which stretches for over 129 km (80 mi) and plays home to countless exotic animals. Enjoy the combination of calm water and rapids as you raft down the river. Take advantage of the calmer parts and look out for exotic wildlife along the banks including monkeys, sloths, and toucans. Use our Cartago online trip itinerary maker to visit Pacuare River on your trip to Cartago, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Gorgeous scenery, experienced and professional guides, super fun, highly recommend, went with a 12 yo  more »
  • I rafted in and out of a lodge on this river...gorgeous! Water is perfectly safe, clean and clear for swimming between rapids. Waterfalls around every turn. Lots of birds to see.  more »
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