Kayaking tour in Sierpe Mangrove River

Sierpe River has the biggest mangrove forest in Central America and also the most preserved.


Sierpe-Mangrove forest kayaking tour From Drake Bay

Enjoy the changing ecosystem in the Terraba-Sierpe wetlands

This tour starts at 7.00 pm, the boat picks you up at Playa Colorada in Drake Bay. The boat starts a trip towards Sierpe Mangrove where the kayaks will be waiting for you.

The kayaking is done thru canals and the river. During this trip, it is possible to see at least 2 species of mangrove trees and other species that tolerate high amounts of salinity. 

Crabs, birds, snakes, and some mammals are among the animals that you could see during this trip. 

The trip back starts at around 11.00 am towards Drake Bay and it takes around 20 minutes to reach the town.

This trip might be performed on a different schedule depending on the tides and your requirements.


  • Kayak.
  • Naturalist Tour Guide.
  • Life jacket.
  • Transportation by collectivo taxi boat to Sierpe river.


  • Long sleeves t-shirt.
  • Sunscreen.
  • Mosquito repellent.
  • Sunglasses.
  • Water.


$125 per person