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Hanging Bridges, La Fortuna Waterfall, Typical lunch and Arenal Volcano Hike

Hanging Bridges, La Fortuna Waterfall, Typical lunch and Arenal Volcano Hike

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Combine three adventurous activities in a single tour: a hike to Arental Volcano, visit to the Hanging Bridges, and exploration of La Fortuna Waterfall. This full-day tour from La Fortuna, perfect for nature lovers, includes hiking and swimming amidst Costa Rica's beautiful natural scenery. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$150.00
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Arenal Volcano Full-Day Combo Tour with Lunch and Dinner

Arenal Volcano Full-Day Combo Tour with Lunch and Dinner

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In just one day, it’s possible to visit top Costa Rica attractions like Arenal Volcano, La Paz Waterfall, and Arenal Hot Springs when you book this guided tour from San Jose. All-inclusive private transport smooths over otherwise tricky transportation logistics, and your guide keeps you well entertained and informed as you explore. This tour includes all entrance fees plus two meals, adding up to a great value.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$165.00
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$165.00

Pure Trek Canyoning and Waterfall Rappelling Tour in La Fortuna

Pure Trek Canyoning and Waterfall Rappelling Tour in La Fortuna

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Rappel down waterfalls and zipline across canyons in the shadow of Arenal Volcano on this exciting rain forest adventure just outside of La Fortuna. Ride a 4x4 into the forest, where guides will help you gear up for a thrilling course featuring a rock climb and five rappels, including the ‘Monkey Drop’ canyon zipline and four waterfall descents. After conquering this natural playground, freshen up in a well-equipped ranch house and reward your efforts with a delicious lunch of organic Costa Rican cuisine.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$109.00
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Coffee Experience, Poas Volcano and La Paz Waterfall Gardens

Coffee Experience, Poas Volcano and La Paz Waterfall Gardens

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The best TOP Ranked tour from San Jose 3 destinations in one day. Coffee Experience, Unique Poas Volcano Crater and one most beautiful nature park and waterfalls. We will visit the Doka Coffee Estate for a delicious breakfast. Then we will be treated to a coffee tour in an actual coffee plantation where we will learn the ancient techniques used by the experts to produce some of the best coffee in Costa Rica and around the world. we will continue to Poas Volcano National Park, where there is a noticeable change in temperature and exuberant vegetation of the cloud forest. At La Paz Waterfall Gardens we will go through walking trails surrounded by lush tropical rain forest. Here we will appreciate flowing white rivers, spectacular waterfalls, birds, butterflies, monkeys, and hummingbirds. There are also, educational animal exhibits to enjoy such as the Aviary, the Butterfly Observatory, Hummingbird Garden, Serpentarium, Jungle Cats Exhibit, and the Frog Exhibit
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$148.00
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Arenal Volcano Experience Full-Day Tour from San Jose

Arenal Volcano Experience Full-Day Tour from San Jose

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See more of the Arenal Volcano region with the convenience of a full-day tour from San Jose. Take a scenic route to Arenal with views of farms, rain forest, and small towns, and stop at a coffee plantation where you can sample coffee and traditional snacks. Stop at a waterfall, look for wildlife, then have the afternoon to soak in hot springs set in a lush garden near the Arenal Volcano.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$145.00
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All-inclusive package 7 nights 8 days in the best destinations in Costa Rica

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All-inclusive package 7 nights 8 days in the best destinations in Costa Rica

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Save yourself the hassle of planning your eight-day Costa Rica excursion, and leave the itinerary, accommodation, and most meals to the experts. In just over a week you can explore many of Costa Rica's highlights, such as national parks, coffee plantations, volcanoes, and activities like river rafting, zip-lining, and much more. The tour includes a lot of variety and will appeal to travelers with a wide range of interests.
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  • 8 days
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$1,295.07
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Arenal Volcano & Baldi Hot Springs From San José
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Arenal Volcano & Baldi Hot Springs From San José

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Head to La Fortuna, home to the Arenal Volcano, on this guided all-day tour from San Jose. Sit back and relax as you travel through diverse plantations and cattle ranches on the roughly 3.5-hour drive. After arriving, enjoy lunch with a view of the volcano. Then, take a dip in the area’s thermal waters and indulge in an optional massage or other treatment.
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  • 13 hours
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$151.00
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ATV River, Beach, Jungle Adventure and Crocodiles Hotspot from San Jose

ATV River, Beach, Jungle Adventure and Crocodiles Hotspot from San Jose

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Get your heart racing and make the most of your trip to Costa Rica on this jam-packed adventure tour. Traverse rugged mountains and jungle trails on an ATV until you reach a beach, where you can stop and relax. Then head to a crocodile hotspot, the Tarcoles River bridge, and safely observe these reptiles that call the area home.
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  • 6 hours
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$149.00
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$149.00
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One Day Adventure Tour from San Jose

One Day Adventure Tour from San Jose

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This sampler adventure tour from San Jose fits the best of Costa Rica's beaches, rivers, and rain forests into one action-packed day. Catch some sun at popular Jaco Beach, one of the closest to the capital, and go croc-spotting at a famous overlook on the Tarcoles River. Then head into the lush jungle for a thrilling zipline canopy tour plus your choice of a horseback ride to tropical waterfalls or an ATV safari.
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  • 10 hours
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$161.20
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Costa Rican Coffee and Chocolate Crafting Experience

Costa Rican Coffee and Chocolate Crafting Experience

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As one of Costa Rica's biggest exports, coffee plays a big role in Costa Rica's economy—and its culture, too. Learn about artisanal Costa Rican coffee from bean to cup complete with harvesting, roasting, and grinding on this tour of a family-owned coffee farm near Arenal Volcano. As a bonus, try other favorite Costa Rican crops such as chocolate and sugar cane.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$40.00
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Amazing Mega Zipline (25 lines) over 11 Waterfalls

Amazing Mega Zipline (25 lines) over 11 Waterfalls

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Feel the adrenaline rush of soaring over 11 different waterfalls on this small-group canopy tour at Adventure Park Costa Rica. Enjoy breathtaking views over the ocean, mountains, and rainforest on 25 zipline cables, the longest in Costa Rica. Led by a professional guide, this tour emphasizes safety and provides all the necessary equipment. Lunch and bottled water are included. Transportation to and from this Costa Rica zip line tour is an available option. Participants must be at least seven years old and weigh less than 280 pounds (127 kg).
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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$99.00
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Day Trip from San Jose to Manuel Antonio National Park
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Day Trip from San Jose to Manuel Antonio National Park

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Explore Manuel Antonio National Park on this all-day tour from San Jose. On the way to the park, stop for a traditional Costa Rican breakfast. Then, once you arrive, choose to relax on the scenic beaches or hike one of the many trails throughout the tropical rainforest. Be on the lookout for monkeys, iguanas, birds, and three-toed sloths during your visit.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$150.00
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Manuel Antonio National Park Sightseeing and Wildlife Day Tour from San Jose

Manuel Antonio National Park Sightseeing and Wildlife Day Tour from San Jose

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As one of the most popular parks in Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio National Park is a must for visitors. This guided tour from San Jose makes visiting on a time crunch a cinch—your guide takes the guesswork out of deciding which trails are worth the effort, plus helps you spot wildlife along the way. This tour is specifically timed to avoid the crowds, too, helping you have the best possible experience exploring.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$145.00
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Waterfall Rappelling and White Water Rafting

Waterfall Rappelling and White Water Rafting

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Two popular Costa Rica adventures come together into one adventure-packed day with this white-water rafting and canyoning tour from La Fortuna. During the canyoning portion, rock climb, rappel down a waterfall, and zipline—all under the watchful eye of your guide. Then, head down to the Balsa River for a 2-hour white-water rafting tour with class II to III rapids. When to action ends, wind down with a typical Costa Rican lunch.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$167.00
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White Water Rafting Pacuare River From San Jose

White Water Rafting Pacuare River From San Jose

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Navigate 38 Class III-IV rapids on this white-water rafting course down the Pacuare River from San Jose. Paddle your way through one of Costa Rica's most picturesque river gorges, looking out for native wildlife between rapid runs, on an exciting day trip ideal for teenagers and adults alike. Hotel pickup and drop-off, equipment, and lunch are included.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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Costa Rica Full Day Combo Tour - Zip lining, Waterfalls, Volcano & Hot Springs

Costa Rica Full Day Combo Tour - Zip lining, Waterfalls, Volcano & Hot Springs

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Discover many beautiful attractions of Costa Rica on this Combo Tour from San Jose. Fly over the Rainforest Canopy on a zip lining course and rappel down 50 meters (150 feet). Visit 2 beautiful waterfalls in the Rainforest; admire wildlife of Costa Rica at the exotic birds’ viewing point and the Iguanas Center. Learn about coffee of Costa Rica and taste the delicious local cuisine. Participate of a native tribe presentation. Relax in thermal mineral hot springs pools at the base of Arenal Volcano. Lunch and dinner are included.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$165.00
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San Jose Walking and Bus City Tour

San Jose Walking and Bus City Tour

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Explore the Costa Rican capital’s rich history, landmark buildings, and modern culture on a combo bus and walking tour of San Jose. Get a great introduction to city highlights like the National Theater and Art Museum, and stop to walk through bustling markets and public plazas to feel the pulse of this modern Central American metropolis. Get an extra boost of Costa Rican culture by listening to traditional folkloric music onboard the bus.
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  • 5 hours
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$66.00
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Day trip from San Jose to Wildlife Refuge La Paz Waterfall Gardens

Day trip from San Jose to Wildlife Refuge La Paz Waterfall Gardens

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Home to over 100 species of animals, five waterfalls and a cloud forest the Wildlife Refuge La Paz Waterfall gardens is bursting with bio diversity. Visit, explore, learn and even hike among the sloths, monkeys, tropical birds, pumas, ocelots and more who call Costa Rica’s most visited private ecological reserve home. Take in the incredible plant life like wild orchids on this full-day, small group tour with lunch included.
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  • 7 hours
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$130.00
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$130.00
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Ziplining and Waterfall Rappelling Combo in Costa Rica

Ziplining and Waterfall Rappelling Combo in Costa Rica

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For the ultimate Arenal adventure, this tour combines the weightless speed of ziplining with a canyoning challenge among tropical waterfalls. After flying through the rain forest canopy on extra-long cables, recharge with an organic Costa Rican lunch. In the afternoon, ride a 4x4 up mountain roads to a natural playground where you’ll rappel down waterfalls and scramble up steep canyon walls.
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  • 8 hours
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$208.00
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San Jose By Night: Food and Culture Small Group or Private Tour

San Jose By Night: Food and Culture Small Group or Private Tour

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Discover San Jose’s hidden delights with this unique evening tour of the Costa Rican capital. Get up close and personal with the nightlife in San Jose, starting with the Morazán Park where we will learn post-colonial Costa Rican history. From there, our appreciation for San Jose’s historical architecture continues, with a walk by the Metallic Building, then on to Spain Park for a fantastic view of the Yellow House (now the Ministry of Foreign Affairs). We’ll continue to charming Barrio Escalante, one of the oldest residential areas in San Jose. Finish the night with a 3-course meal and wine or beer pairings at a gourmet Costa Rican restaurant.
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  • 4 hours
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$74.00
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Poas Volcano + Coffee Plantations & La Paz Waterfall Gardens Trip from San Jose

Poas Volcano + Coffee Plantations & La Paz Waterfall Gardens Trip from San Jose

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Spend a day exploring Costa Rica's rich wildlife on this tour to a coffee plantation, waterfall, and volcanic lagoon from San Jose. After learning how coffee is harvested and roasted on a coffee farm tour, head to Poas Volcano National Park and La Paz Waterfall Gardens for a chance to see animals like birds, butterflies, and monkeys in their beautiful natural habitats.
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  • 10 hours
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$165.00
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Bites and Sights - Walking Food Tour in San Jose Small Group or Private

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Bites and Sights - Walking Food Tour in San Jose Small Group or Private

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Unmask the beauty and culture of contemporary Costa Rican life on this San Jose walking tour that takes you through the streets, bustling markets, and tranquil parks. * Discover a side to this city only heard from the mouths of locals, while indulging in typical cuisine and one of Costa Rica’s most delectable exports .. *Discover the secrets behind herbal remedies, and fresh produce at Borbon and San Jose Central Market. *San Jose tour you’ll get up close and personal with Costa Rican life, through local food, history, and even the herbal remedies of folk medicine. *Enjoy a hands-on lesson on exotic plants, fruits, vegetables, and the smoothies they can create in the midst of the vibrant city markets.Nothing could get you closer to authentic San Jose than strolling through the streets with a local as they show you the ins and outs of daily life. Take a wander through the city with us on this tour that takes typical San Jose and turns it into a local experience you’ll never forget.
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  • 3 hours
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Sky Tram & Sky Trek From Arenal

Sky Tram & Sky Trek From Arenal

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Go high above the tropical Costa Rican landscape on the Sky Trek zip lines during this guided tour. Reach the top of the Arenal reserve in the Sky Tram. Then, travel through the jungle on the Sky Trek, a system of zip lines that provides a panoramic view of the Arenal volcano and lake. Together the cables total 1.7 miles (about 2.7 kilometers) in length and reach a maximum height of 660 feet (201 meters).
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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Monteverde Sky Tram & Hanging Bridges Cloud Forest Tour from San Jose

Monteverde Sky Tram & Hanging Bridges Cloud Forest Tour from San Jose

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Monteverde is a Mecca for nature lovers, and this full day trip won’t disappoint. On the way there, stop at the largest fruit stand in the country and sample a variety of tropical fruits. Once at the destination, ride the Sky Tram over the cloud forest canopy, then proceed on a guided hike along trails and hanging bridges suspended among the treetops.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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What people are saying about Central Valley Tours

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Hanging Bridges, La Fortuna Waterfall, Typical lunch and Arenal Volcano Hike
"This was a great tour to a lot of central CR. Erica is very knowledgeable of the history, landscape and wildlife. It is not too strenuous, really enjoyed the tour"..."
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Arenal Volcano Full-Day Combo Tour with Lunch and Dinner
"Hot springs were very relaxing and rejuvenating. Fernando our guide was very knowledgeable 😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😊😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😊😎😎😊😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😎😊"..."
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Pure Trek Canyoning and Waterfall Rappelling Tour in La Fortuna
"Naturally, I was nervous about this at first. But once you get there, all fears will disappear because the people are amazing! They put you at ease and you're a pro in no time. Be prepared to hike a bit, that took me a little by surprise, the amount of walking lol. But you'll have so much fun, it wont even matter. Pura vida!"..."
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Coffee Experience, Poas Volcano and La Paz Waterfall Gardens
"Early morning was tough to handle, but the rest of the tour was great. Got to see a few spots, great mix of letting you explore on your own vs guided sections."..."
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Arenal Volcano Experience Full-Day Tour from San Jose
"We saw two sloths in trees by the road, very exciting! Our driver tour guide was fantastic, great command of English, knowledgeable about the things we were seeing and willing to stop for things not on the tour such as the sloths in a tree that he spotted. Highly recommend"..."
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All-inclusive package 7 nights 8 days in the best destinations in Costa Rica
"We chose this trip fairy last minute, given our busy work schedules. The team at Summer Travel was very prompt with booking confirmations, communication and keeping us on schedule for each day’s adventure. Our private tour guide, Alejandro (Alex) was fantastic - sharing insider knowledge about the places we were visiting, and also being open to feedback and prompt with the couple trip adjustments we requested. My partner and I both loved the trip and were pleased with the choice of locations and daily schedules, ranging from low-key beach time in Manuel Antonio to the crazy adrenaline of white water rafting on the Pacuare river. Highly recommend this tour for anyone seeking to maximize their first time in Costa Rica!"..."
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Arenal Volcano & Baldi Hot Springs From San José
"This is a must if you visit Costa Rica. Our tour guide was amazing and kept us engaged all day. The food was great, the sites were gorgeous, and we even saw a sloth in its natural habitat just hanging around’."..."
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ATV River, Beach, Jungle Adventure and Crocodiles Hotspot from San Jose
"Very adventurous, if you like excitement this is the the tour for you, our tour guide made it more fun"..."
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One Day Adventure Tour from San Jose
"Overall great experience. The ATV tour was great. Our tour guy is israel was great. Good was good as well. I book it again with them . Our driver was nice as well"..."
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Costa Rican Coffee and Chocolate Crafting Experience
"Wonderful experience and excellent coffee! Would highly recommend to friends. Educational and a lot of fun!"..."
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Amazing Mega Zipline (25 lines) over 11 Waterfalls
"traveling with elderly family. Gentlemen got over heated. He is almost 80. The crew took great care of him. It was awesome. The waterfalls were amazing and the zip lines were really fun. I don't think its clear in this adventure that you do two rappels. That was a surprise."..."
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Day Trip from San Jose to Manuel Antonio National Park
"It was a great experience. We saw animals in their natural environment. Beach was excellent. Waves were really good on our trip. Be prepared to wait long lines for showers. When we were there the showers were closed. We were only able to hose off our feet."..."
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Manuel Antonio National Park Sightseeing and Wildlife Day Tour from San Jose
"Alex was our driver and a great tour guide. Each stop was very informative, even the fruit stand. No buying pressure at all. We saw Macaw, crocodiles, monkeys and sloths in the wild! The tour was full of nature and a chance to relax and enjoy the view at the end. Breakfast and lunch were plenty, I never felt hungry."..."
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Waterfall Rappelling and White Water Rafting
"All the guys were great and very hospitable. This was everyone in my group’s first time white water rafting and we all loved it! Agusto was a great guide, and made sure we had an amazing experience. The waterfall rappelling was also very fun! Everyone was knowledgable of what they were doing, and made us feel safe through it all as well."..."
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White Water Rafting Pacuare River From San Jose
"The best experience I’ve had in CR. The Pacuare River is so beautiful. Don’t miss this tour while you’re in San Jose before your flight back home"..."
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Costa Rica Full Day Combo Tour - Zip lining, Waterfalls, Volcano & Hot Springs
"Such an amazing excursion! Fernando Moss was our guide and you can tell her loves his job & his country. He went above & beyond, we learned a lot about Costa Rica and all of our experiences. He also made stops not listed on the excursion to show us waterfalls, enjoy some local snacks, and more. Highly recommend this tour and Fernando!"..."
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San Jose Walking and Bus City Tour
"This was an excellent introduction to San Jose. Sergio was an excellent guide. He was enthusiastic and provided a very positive overview on San Jose and Costa Rica."..."
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Day trip from San Jose to Wildlife Refuge La Paz Waterfall Gardens
"La Paz Waterfall Gardens is a lovely introduction to the natural wonders of Costa Rica. Our guides Oscar and Edgar and driver Luis were friendly, informative and patient. There was a relaxed pace and I never felt rushed through any part of the experience. I hear it can be busy on the weekends so try to plan a weekday visit."..."
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Ziplining and Waterfall Rappelling Combo in Costa Rica
"This day trip was amazing, my husband and I had a great time. I highly recommend it, even if you are a little scared of heights you can get over your fear here. Everything was extremely safe and everyone was very professional and knew what they were doing. I'm super impressed with the skill level of the tour guides, they take their jobs very seriously and we really had a great time and knew we were in great hands. You must do this in costa rica!!!"..."
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San Jose By Night: Food and Culture Small Group or Private Tour
"San José city tour was everything I hoped for and more! Malo was the best tour guide and shared so much Costa Rican history and culture with me! Food was amazing, Malo was very very knowledgeable and friendly, it felt very natural! Thank you so much, Malo!"..."
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Poas Volcano + Coffee Plantations & La Paz Waterfall Gardens Trip from San Jose
"It’s was an amazing experience, specially the water falls. Oscar was great, very knowledgeable and resourceful."..."
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Bites and Sights - Walking Food Tour in San Jose Small Group or Private
"This was very well worth it and our guide, Angel was amazing and very knowledgeable. It wasn’t just food tasting but also a learning experience about how locals live and history of Costa Rica. Highly recommended!"..."
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Sky Tram & Sky Trek From Arenal
"We decided to do this our last day in Arenal (I was terrified but I wanted to experience this!) I didn’t regret it! The views are breathtaking! The guides are very funny, I was panicking once I got to the top and they eased me onto the line (There are 7). They also take pictures of you + you can rent a Go-Pro they attach to your helmet so you don’t have to worry about bringing your phone. We haven’t gotten our pictures yet that we paid for (a little bummed, it’s been more than 24 hours & we emailed them but no response yet) but I definitely recommend this experience, it’s amazing!!! Thank you Sky Adventures!"..."
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Monteverde Sky Tram & Hanging Bridges Cloud Forest Tour from San Jose
"Starting with our tour guide Kenneth, very professional, punctual, friendly and knowledgeable, etc. Best experience, the sky tram, unbelievable! Never thought I will be in the clouds. Hanging bridges, beautiful walk through nature and forest. Love it and will do it again. Thank you"..."

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