Snorkeling Bat Islands Tour

Snorkeling Bat Islands Tour (Islas Murciélago) is truly an experience like no other. The Islands are part of the Santa Rosa National Park, this is a rocky archipelago that enjoys an extraordinary variety of fauna and marine life.

Snorkeling Bat Islands Tour takes approximately 60 to 70 minutes from Playas del Coco, throughout the navigation you will be able to observe the incredible landscapes of the national park. It is possible to have dolphins company us along the way. During the season it might also be possible to observe humpback whales.

Once in the archipelago, you will discover the amazing underwater life and the colorful fish species, you can also see turtles, mantas, and other marine life. The hike on the island is not allowed to protect the endemic ecosystem. Later we will navigate in the direction of Witch’s Rock, you will also observe Playa Naranjo & Nancite, important beaches for the turtle nestin.

You will end your trip by visiting some of the beaches of the Papagayo Gulf. You will have the chance to visit some of its white-sand beaches and enjoy some snorkeling time. For safety and due to the strong winds that run during the months of December to April, Snorkeling Bat Islands Tour runs only during the months of May to November, months during which the navigation and visibility conditions for snorkeling or diving are optimal.​

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Rates Snorkeling Bat Islands Tour

5 guests max.
Additional guest
 Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, Riu Guanacaste Hotels, Secrets Papagayo, Occidental Papagayo, Mangroove Resort, Villas Sol. Andaz Papagayo, Four Seasons Peninsula, Planet Hollywood Guanacaste$600
Add +$80 p.p
 Note: If you are located in Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, or Conchal and want to enjoy this tour you must be at Playas del Coco at 7.00.
Transportation is available under request.
  • Tour operates with 2 people minimum.
  • Departure under request.
  • Taxes are not included.
  • Ground Transportation Not Included. Fees apply.
  • Santa Rosa National Park Entrance Fee Not included. Add $17 pp.
  • Tour Operates During the Months of May – November.
  • The tour could be operated during the summer months if wind conditions are safe.

Snorkeling Bat Islands Tour Includes:

  • Private Boat.
  • Bilingual Crew.
  • Snorkel Equipment,
  • Safety Equipment, 
  • Water, Sodas, & Juices.
  • Snacks, Dips & Chips
  • Tropical Fruits, Beach Lunch

What to bring: A swimsuit, change of clothes, sunblock, insect repellent, hat, sunglasses, Towel and your camera.

Departure: 7.00 AM

Duration: 8 hours approx.

Important Note: In case of suffering from a chronic disease or need specialized care, please bring your medications with you and inform our guide, so that we can assist you in the correct way if necessary.

Snorkeling Bat Islands Tour Cancellation Policies

  • Tours reserved less than 48 hours before departure must be paid immediately.
  • Cancelations made 72 hours before the tour are 100% refundable, and bank fees apply.
  • Cancelations between 72 – and 48 hours are 50% refundable. Bank fees apply.
  • Cancelations made within 48- 24 hours or less are not refundable.
  • Non-Shows and last-minute cancellations are not refundable.
  • Change of date must be done at least 48 hours before the tour, during office hours (8 am-5 pm). Penalties apply. Subject to availability.
  • We do not accept guests under the influence of alcohol or drugs. No refund will apply.
  • Driver and Tour Guide Tips are not included.
  • If for some natural disaster, or human manifestation we have to cancel the tour, this will be rescheduled for a day of your convenience, or we will make the pertinent money refund, guests safety is a priority for us.
  • We are not responsible for any luggage or personal valuables lost or damaged during the tour. Please take care of your belongings along the tour.

 

 

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Guanacaste Snorkeling Tour

Guanacaste Snorkeling Tour takes you to some of the best beaches and snorkeling spots in the Papagayo Gulf. Discover the amazing and abundant marine life of the area and visit the best Guanacaste secluded beaches accessed only by boat. Visit Playa Jicaros, Palmares, Nacascolito, Huevos among others, relax and enjoy in this tropical paradise. 

Our Guanacaste Snorkeling Tour will take you to some of the premier spots and secluded beaches of the Papagayo Gulf,  this ocean safari starts at 8:00 am and 1.30 pm for the sunset tour. Within 15 minutes of navigation to the first spot, we can sometimes find playful dolphins swimming alongside or behind the boat; we may see turtles and humpback whales depending on the season.

Guanacaste Snorkeling Tour takes you to 3 different secluded beaches with access only by boat located along the Papagayo Gulf. The calm and clear waters of the Papagayo Gulf are also abundant in nutrients which make it rich in marine life; some of the fish you may see are angelfish, Moorish idol, puffers, surgeonfish snapper, parrotfish, and a variety of eels.

Stingrays and the non-aggressive reef shark may also be spotted. Depending on your snorkeling experience will determine which site we go to first. Guanacaste Snorkeling Tour makes a stop at Playa Huevos where you can explore a cave and snorkel from the beach.  

We offer Guanacaste Snorkeling Tour from all hotels in the Papagayo Gulf, including Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, Andaz Papagayo, and Four Seasons Costa Rica. As well we pick up depending on the tides from Playa Hermosa, Playa Panama, and Ocotal.

Guanacaste Snorkeling Tour is also available from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, and Conchal. From there you will visit, Isla Plata, Catalinas Islands, and Playa Guacamayita.

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Rates Guanacaste Snorkeling Tour 

From Playas del Coco, Ocotal, Playa Hermosa, Riu Guanacaste Hotels, Secrets Papagayo, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove Resort, Villas sol & surroundings.

From Andaz Papagayo, Four Seasons Costa Rica, Planet Hollywood Costa Rica and Peninsula Papagayo.

2 – 5 people Additional Guest  / Max. 10 Guests
$450 private boat
$70 p.p
  • Pick-up at your hotel beach.
  • Ground transportation fee not included if necessary.
  • Daily Departures at 8:00 am and 2.00 pm
  • Tour operates with 2 people min.
  • Taxes are not included.
  • Premium Service available, please request.

Tour Includes:

  • Private Boat
  • Snorkel equipment
  • Bilingual crew.
  • Water, sodas, and juices.
  • Snacks and chips.
  • Tropical Fruits.

What to bring: Swimsuit, sandals, sunblock, hat, camera & towel.

Duration: 4 hours approx.

Morning Tour: 8.00 AM / Return 12.00 MD

Sunset Tour: 2.00 PM / Return 6.00 PM

Hiking Level:  Easy / Beach Hike

Important Note: In case of suffering from a chronic disease or specialized care, please bring your medications with you and inform our guide to assist you correctly if necessary.

Guanacaste Snorkeling Tour Policies

  • Tours reserved less than 48 hours before departure must be paid immediately.
  • Cancelations made 72 hours before the tour are 100% refundable, and bank fees apply.
  • Cancelations between 72 – 48 hours are 50% refundable. Bank fees apply.
  • Cancelations made within 48- 24 hours or less are not refundable.
  • Non-Shows and last-minute cancellations are not refundable.
  • Change of date must be done at least 48 hours before the tour, during office hours (8 am-5 pm). Penalties apply. Subject to availability.
  • We do not accept guests under the influence of alcohol or drugs. No refund will apply.
  • Driver and Tour Guide Tips are not included.
  • If for some natural disaster, Covid lockdowns, or human manifestation we have to cancel the tour, this will be rescheduled for a day of your convenience, or we will make the pertinent money refund. Clients’ safety is a priority for us.
  • We are not responsible for any luggage or personal valuables lost or damaged during the tour. Please take care of your belongings along the tour.
  • During peak season which goes from December 15th through January 15th, all tours and services must be pre-paid in full at the moment of your reservation and no refund applies for cancelations during this time, the only valid reason to apply for a refund will be a medical condition and we will need a medical prove.

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