Cativos’s Private Nature Reserve and Piedras Blancas National Park, both surrounding Playa Cativo are a critical last stand for an estimated 750 species of trees, 140 species of mammals, 390 species of birds (with a number of species endemic to the region), 117 species of reptiles, and almost 10,000 species of insects. You’ll truly enjoy our incredible destination in the Osa Region, Golfo Dulce, and Piedras Blancas National Park area. Simply pack your binoculars and gear, and get ready for an extraordinary wildlife & birding adventure!

  • Local flights, round trip from/to San José International airport (SJO).
  • Personalized meet & greet and round-trip scenic boat transfer from any of the local airstrips (Golfito or Puerto Jiménez) to Playa Cativo.
  • Four nights stay, featuring spectacular vistas of the ocean and surrounding tropical rainforest.
  • Three à la carte, multi-course meals per day.
  • Freshly brewed specialty coffees, teas, and homemade bread throughout your stay.
  • Morning Shore, River & Estuary Birdwatching. By kayak and through the mangrove of Rios Esquinas – Highlights Willet, Whimbrel, Tricolor Heron, American Pigmy King Fisher. 3 hrs approx.
  • Primary Rainforest Birdwatching Exploration. Highlights: Scaly Breasted Leaftosser, Orange Billed Sparrow, Black Billed Wren. 2 hrs approx.
  • Tropical Gardens & Beach Birdwatching: Highlights: Toucans, Scarlet Macaws, and over 11 hummingbird species.
  • Nocturnal Rainforest Guided Hike. 1,45 hrs approx.
  • Southern Costa Rica´s Nature, Ecology & Sustainability Talk, with our nature Ecologist and/or Biologist.
  • Self-guided trails to observe birds around Cativo’s Rainforest Nature Reserve.
  • Use of kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, and snorkeling gear along Cativo Bay.
  • Wi-Fi in your guest room and social areas.
  • Twice a day maid service and turndown service.
  • Tax.

GREEN SEASON: Deluxe: $1,395 / Luxury: $1,735 / Premium: $2,145/ Premium Plus: $2,660

HIGH SEASON: Deluxe: $1,689 / Luxury: $2,205 / Premium: $2,725 / Premium Plus: 3,430

Package prices are per person based on double occupancy.  Not valid for Peak Season or in conjunction with other discounts or packages. Package price does not include beverages, gratuities and any expense of a personal nature.