Laguna Chocuaco Canoe Trip

Rancho Quemado, Costa Rica

Laguna Chocuaco Canoe Trip

Join the Villalobos family on a canoe trip into their private lagoon, set amidst primary rainforest. You'll hike through a jungle trail on the family's property to reach the lagoon. Then you'll push off for a paddle (helping if you'd like) down a peaceful river. You are sure to see amazing bird life and exotic plants on the journey.

By joining this tour, you help the Villalobos family and the local cooperative protect over 4,000 acres of primary rainforest!

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Half Day

Travel Style

Connect with Nature and Active Adventure



Physical Activity

Moderate activity


Rural Communities and Rainforest


Wifi: None
Cell: Limited
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Speaks: Spanish



Half day tours start at either at 8am or 2pm.


Flexible Departure Date
All year


What's Included




Local guide (not bilingual)


Available for purchase (extra $)


Private car, Public bus and Other local transport

Your Local Host

Osa Rural Tours

Osa Rural Tours

Locally Owned Cooperative

Go dolphin watching on the Golfo Dulce, explore one of the most important mangrove forests in Central America, arrange a cooking class or even arrange an artisianal mining tour with the Osa Rural Tours Cooperative. They specialize in connecting travelers to community-run lodging and adventures throughout the spectacular Osa Peninsula.

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Getting There

Transport options

Bus, Get picked up (extra $) and Drive (4WD required)
Laguna Chacuaco is located in the community of Rancho Quemado. To arrive, you will take the dirt road between Drake Bay and Puerto Jimenez. You will likely have to cross at least one river and a 4WD vehicles is highly recommended.
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