About Sierpe

Explore the beautiful, secluded town of Sierpe, Costa Rica. Sierpe is a great destination for tourists looking for a fun-filled, eco-friendly experience. The peaceful, tranquil environment will relax you. The scenic views and natural beauty will amaze you.


There is a diverse population of wildlife in Sierpe and throughout Costa Rica. Many of the tours offered in Sierpe give visitors the opportunity to see these animals in their natural habitats. Some of the animals that can be seen on wildlife tours include:

  • Sloths
  • Lizards
  • Bats
  • Monkeys (Squirrel, Spider, White-faced & Howler)
  • Tapir (endangered)
  • Coati
  • Iguanas
  • Common basilisk lizards (also known as “Jesus Christ lizards”)
  • Many species of birds (including Macaws, Pelicans, Herons & Parrots)
  • Sea turtles
  • Dolphins
  • Whales (July through November)
  • Toucans
  • Snakes
  • Crocodiles
  • Butterflies
  • Frogs
  • Chestnut-Mandibled Toucan
  • White-faced Monkeys
  • Sea Turtle
  • Caiman
  • Tiger Crab
  • Juvenile Yellow-Crowned Night Heron
  • Juvenile Caiman
  • Pelicans
  • Bird's Nest
  • Long-Nosed Bats


Conservation is a part of life for residents of Sierpe. Most business owners in Sierpe recycle and make efforts to preserve the environment. The natural ecosystem is a large part of tourism in Sierpe, so the residents of the small town do their part to make sure that wasteful practices do not occur.

Visitor Testimonials

Be prepared to say “yes” to adventures and experiences that come your way. If you do, you won’t regret it, and if you don’t, you certainly will.

Tyler Parrott

People need to know that when you go to Sierpe you become part of Sierpe and it will impact the way you live. … Sierpe is for people who want to be part of a culture and want to see an untouched side of Costa Rica.

Jacob Grady

Vistors are accepted as family and receive a REAL Costa Rican experience.

Michelle Murphy

Be ready for friendly people, awesome sights, and lots of physical activity. Sierpe isn’t for the pampered; it’s a place for the adventurous person who is looking to get a raw, life-changing, authentic experience.

Olivia Gray