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Tortuguero National Park

Explore the natural beauty and protected wildlife of Costa Rica’s Tortuguero National Park with a full-day guided tour from San Jose. Cruise through freshwater rivers on a boat — the only way to access the inner reaches of this beautiful nature reserve. Learn about the park’s incredible biodiversity from your naturalist guide, and visit a green sea turtle nesting site. Take a break from your exploration to savor lunch at the eco-chic Evergreen Lodge surrounded by views of a lush tropical forest.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$114.00
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Tortuga Island Cruise from San Jose

Sail away to the tropical paradise of Tortuga Island! On this full-day trip from San Jose, enjoy a cruise across the Gulf of Nicoya to the white sandy beaches and aquamarine waters of this postcard-perfect island. Soak up the sun on the beach, snorkel among tropical fish, or explore the island’s forested trails for a memorable escape. Savor a tasty beachside lunch buffet and relax on the round-trip ride from your San Jose hotel.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.00
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Palo Verde Boat Safari plus Cortés Waterfall and Liberia City Tour & Shopping

Experience the best of Liberia's nature and culture on this combo tour, beginning with a river safari in Palo Verde National Park. Cruise through Costa Rica's largest wetlands while looking for native wildlife like crocodiles, monkeys, and endangered birds. Later, swim or simply relax while surrounded by tropical forest at the base of lovely Llanos del Cortés waterfall, and then discover Liberia's colonial history and modern commerce on a city sightseeing tour.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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Manuel Antonio 2 in 1 from San José

Relax enjoy the Beach and Nature.This national park is considered one of the most beautiful in the country, the combination of a paradisiacal beach with crystal clear waters and coral banks, bordered by lush vegetation and the natural charms of the humid tropical forest. Its beaches are among the best in the country, where diving and surfing are very popular.Our tour includes a catamaran in the morning, where you can enjoy a delicious cocktail, fruit, unlimited drinks, and a delicious lunch, our catamaran tour is focused on the viewing of dolphins and other marine species.After our tour in Catamarán we will enjoy a swim in the beach in Manuel Antonio National Park, we will also have to walk and visualize the animals and vegetation native to the primary forest of the area.
  • Duration: 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$200.00
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Full day Catamaran Cruises from San Jose to Quepos Manuel Antonio

Experience ‘la pura vida’ (the good life) while gliding along one of Costa Rica's most beautiful coastlines on a Manuel Antonio catamaran cruise. Leave the city behind for the Pacific coast, spending several hours soaking up the tropical sun on a luxury vessel with amenities like dining, unlimited drinks, and live music to keep the party going. Cool down by snorkeling right off the side of the boat, and look for dolphins and other marine life during the laid-back voyage.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$169.00
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Isla Tortuga - From San Jose

Isla Tortuga is an icon of the tourism industry in Costa Rica with its majestic turquoise waters, white sand and other attractions make this island a place to enjoy a day of relaxation just two hours from San José.Tortuga Island is one of the twenty-three islands located in the Gulf of Nicoya, which is unique in being a Virgin Island, as it does not have any buildings, which makes it unique.
  • Duration: 12 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
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White Water Rafting Reventazon River From San José

Experience a thrilling white-water adventure on a guided rafting trip along the Reventazón River. After a convenient hotel pickup, head to the river’s “El Carmen” area: a 10-mile (16-kilometer) run divided into two sections, one with intense rapids and one with mellow waters and scenic jungle views. Enjoy a picnic lunch on a riverside beach included in the tour price.
  • Duration: 11 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
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$90.00
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Puntarenas Zipline & Crocodile Safari Boat Tour Shore Excursion

Visit Carara Adventure Park on an action-packed day tour from Puntarenas. Travel by air-conditioned minivan to the privately owned reserve, which contains lush rain forest and sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean. Experience the rain forest canopy up close as you fly down the zipline course, which features 12 cables and three hanging bridges. Then take a 1-hour boat cruise to look for crocodiles, monkeys, and more.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$96.00
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$96.00
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Puntarenas Shore Excursions: Jungle & Rivers ATV Exploration & Crocodile Safari

An ATV tour of Carara National Park lets you explore off-the-beaten-path of this Costa Rican gem. After a safety and instructional briefing, take your ATV on a guided tour along rugged jungle trails, past teak plantations, and over 14 river crossings, stopping to admire views and beaches along the way. Then, head down the Tarcoles River on a boat tour for a chance to spot crocodiles, monkeys, and more.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.00
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VIP Private Tour: Sailing & Snorkeling Experience Morning Tour from San Jose

The best tour for enjoying the Pacific Ocean, swimming in the ocean, sailing in a small and classic sailing boat, go snorkeling, practice your abilities on a paddle board or just relax on the sun deck while navigating  the peaceful waters of the Pacific Ocean.Come with us and enjoy our exclusive and totally unique private tour with a professional naturalist tour guide and expert captain. Your breathtaking adventure begins with a pickup from your hotel and a relaxing private drive through the wonderful Costa Rican countryside on an air-conditioned transportation and recent model deluxe vehicle or mini bus. After 90 minutes’ drive from San Jose, you will arrive at Playa Herradura, where a “Panga” or water taxi will take you out to The Reliant for a safe and pleasant journey along the beautiful coast of Herradura Bay.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$195.00
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Calypso's One-Day-Adventure at Punta Coral Private Reserve from Jaco

Sustainable Tourism Punta Coral Private Reserve is located at the most eastern tip of the Peninsula of Nicoya, on the Pacific side of Costa Rica.  It consists of 30 acres of protected Tropical Dry Forest. There are no roads leading to the property and no electricity.  It is off the grid. For the last 37 years it has been privately owned and jealously protected from development. Punta Coral is surrounded three sides by water, and accessible only by boat.  This gives the property a feeling of being an island It is now open to the public with the idea to educate the guests of this delicate ecosystem. There is only 2% of the Tropical Dry Forest remaining in the world today.A minimum of 10 passengers is required to reserve.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$130.00
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VIP Private Sailing & Snorkeling. Afternoon Tour

The best tour for enjoying the Pacific Ocean, swimming in the ocean, sailing in a small and classic sailing boat, go snorkeling, practice your abilities on a paddle board or just relax on the sun deck while navigating the peaceful waters of the Pacific Ocean.Come with us and enjoy our exclusive and totally unique private tour with a professional naturalist tour guide and expert captain. Your breathtaking adventure begins with a pickup from your hotel and a relaxing private drive. After 90 minutes’ drive from San Jose, you will arrive at Playa Herradura, Our tour includes complimentary red and white wine, beer, sangria, soft drinks, bottled water and rum punch. There are always plenty of icy cold beverages aboard. A large variety of local fresh fruits are served as well as Chips with salsa and Sesame Sticks (Palitos de Sesame) and delicious cookies and or other local pastries. The boat is private and exclusive just for you
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$195.00
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Ocean King Catamaran from Jacó

The Catamaran "OCEAN KING" in the area of Manuel Antonio, measures 30 meters long x 13 meters wide (100 feet). We have a magnificent main Deck with capacity for large groups, a second floor which we call our tanning area, with at least 45 beach chairs, for the enjoyment of all.
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
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Package 1-One Day Tour (Aerial Tram and Crocodile River Tour) From San José

Aerial TramExplore every level of the tropical transitional forest in Costa Rican from the ground to the treetops. Our unique Aerial Tram Tour lets you experience first-hand all the secrets the forest keeps while you fly above the treetops accompanied by a magnificent ocean view, a relaxed environment and a peaceful experience in harmony with nature.Crocodile Jungle SafariA specialized boat will take you to the crocodile jungle safari excursion in the Tárcoles river, where you’ll be able to appreciate millennial reptiles as big as 4 meters long. Also, you’ll be able to watch iguanas, many birds species and basilisks in their natural habitat.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
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$135.00
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4-Day Adventure in Tortuguero National Park

Discover the “Amazon of Costa Rica,” brimming with abundant flora and fauna on a short expedition to the pristine rainforests of Tortuguero National Park. The park has a system of natural canals and the only transportation in this area is by boat.HIGHLIGHTSExperience a scenic boat ride in Tortuguero NPSpot local wildlife within the park’s rainforestWalk through lush vegetation on forest trails
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Duration: 4 days
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$364.00
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Tortuguero One Day Tour

Depart from San Jose accompanied by a bilingual naturalist guide for a pleasant journey to Tortuguero National Park, after a scenic drive by the Braulio Carrillo National Park, there will be a stop for a typical Costa Rican breakfast.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$290.00
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$290.00
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Bay Island’s Cruise to Tortuga Island

You will experience a day full of beautiful skies, great ocean views and live music. On board the yacht tropical fruits and natural drinks will be served and at the island there will be time to explore the surroundings, sunbathe, swim, take an optional tour like kayaking and canopy; and enjoy a delicious lunch prepared by the crew.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Duration: 7 hours
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$320.00
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