Río Celeste Waterfall & Rainforest Tour


Adults: $145

Ages 6-11 $125


10-12 Hours



Explore one of Costa Rica’s most famous natural wonders where you can observe one of nature’s most intriguing phenomena. Two brooks merge together, turning clear water into a divine hue of turquoise. This chemical reaction, due to the volcanic minerals, makes for an astounding sight that can only be experienced at this unique location! Rio Celeste (light blue waterfall) Rainforest is located at Upala in Tenorio National Park. This is a prime area for birdwatchers. Birds that inhabit the park include tody motmots, bare-necked umbrella birds,  sunbitterns, trogons, toucans, toucanets, crested guans, woodpeckers, hummingbirds and much more. Mammals that inhabit the park include pumas, jaguars, margays, ocelots, tapirs, tayras, howler, spider, capuchin monkeys, sloths, and many more. There are many amphibians including blue jeans, dart frogs, red-eyed leaf frogs, and smoky jungle frogs.


What to Expect + Itinerary

✅Pick up at your Hotel

✅3 Hour Guided Hike in Tenorio Volcano National Park with Bilingual Naturalist Guide

✅Stunning view of Turquoise Waters of Rio Celeste

✅Blue Lagoon 

✅Borbollones (boiling waters)

✅Teñideros (naturally coloured water) 

✅View Wildlife and Local Flora

✅Costa Rica Lunch

✅Visit to Organic Farm with Sloths & Frogs

✅Drop Off at your Hotel 


What to Bring

Secure shoes that can get wet




Insect repellent

Change of clothes


Reusable water container

Pocket money


Pick Up Times

Self Drive 

Hacienda Pinilla/JW Marriott: 6:00 AM (please let reception or security know we are coming to pick you up)

Langosta/Tamarindo Hotels, Condos, Apartments, Houses: 6:30 AM

Conchal, Brasilito, Flamingo, Potrero Hotels, Condos, Apartments, Houses: 6:30 AM

RIU Guanacaste & RIU Palace: 7:00 AM 

Playas del Coco Hotels, Condos, Houses: 7:20 AM

Playa Hermosa & Playa Panama Hotels, Condos Houses (Occidental Papagayo, Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Condovac, Mangroove: 7:30 AM

Liberia: 7:45 AM

Talk to Our Tour Guides Directly

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  • 7 am - 5 pm Monday through Saturday.
  • Pricing is determined due to group size and season. Please inquire for reservations.
Otherwise, email us anytime. On average we provide quotes within 6 hours during business hours and the next day during off business hours. Privately guided trips allow you to be in control of all the details of your trip - departure times, accommodations, extra nights, extra activities, extra experiences - what you want and how you want it.

Alvaro Arias Muñoz

Owner & Tour Guide

Dani Arias Muñoz

Co-Owner & Tour Guide


+506 8735 0360