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Bicycle Tour from San Jose

Available from Saturday

Bicycle Tour from San Jose

Ride through the Costa Rican countryside with a guide on this 7-hour bike tour from San Jose. Cover more territory than in possible on foot — but absorb more than what is possible by car — as you travel through rural towns, coffee fields, forests, and more in Cartago Province.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$165.76
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US$165.76

Cinco Ceibas Full-Day Tour From San Jose

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Cinco Ceibas Full-Day Tour From San Jose

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Visit a lush primary rainforest with a full-day tour of Cinco Ceibas from San Jose, and experience one of Costa Rica’s most remarkable landscapes. Meet an air-conditioned bus at your San Jose hotel, then watch for brilliant birds and blooming plants as you stroll a boardwalk through the heart of the jungle. Enjoy lunch at the reserve before spending an afternoon exploring; ride a horse along the forest’s edge, paddle a kayak down the Rio Cuarto or take an educational tour of the property in a traditional oxcart.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$87.03
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US$87.03

Jungle Expedition through The Childrens Eternal Rainforest

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Jungle Expedition through The Childrens Eternal Rainforest

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The Children’s Eternal Rainforest is Costa Rica’s largest private reserve and home to an incredible variety of wildlife. On this guided jungle expedition, set out from the Pocosol Station, and enjoy a thrilling 4.5-mile (7-kilometer) hike to the Pocosol Waterfall. Along the way, hike around a volcanic lagoon and look out for howler monkeys, wild boar, and rare birds such as the Bare-necked Umbrellabird.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$153.60
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US$153.60
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Full Day Nicaragua Tour from La Fortuna

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Full Day Nicaragua Tour from La Fortuna

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Travel to Nicaragua on a full-day round-trip tour from La Fortuna, Costa Rica. Cross the border to visit the neighboring Central American country and see Lake Nicaragua, the islands of the Solentiname Archipelago, wildlife, national monuments, and more. Includes light breakfast, lunch, guide, entrance fees, and transportation including hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$318.72
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US$318.72
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Best of La Fortuna Combo Tour

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Best of La Fortuna Combo Tour

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Design your own perfect day in La Fortuna with this customizable combo tour. Cross the rain forest canopy on hanging bridges, swim at the base of mystical La Fortuna Waterfall, hike the Lava Slides trail at Arenal Volcano National Park, and soak in Arenal’s famous volcanic hot springs. Take your pick of activities, or do them all for a full day of adventure and relaxation. Optional lunch and dinner add-ons provide a taste of authentic Costa Rican cuisine. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$140.80
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US$140.80
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One Day Adventure Tour from San Jose

Available from Oct 26

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
  • Free Cancellation
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US$161.20
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US$161.20

Venado caves One Day !!!

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Venado caves One Day !!!

A unique and different experience in CR. Our team will always go beyond the Venado Cavern Tour. Transportation is exclusive, comfortable, clean, safe. We will always deliver the best customer service. The quality of all our tourist products go beyond what we offer. The human charisma that we have with our tourists is that we take them to know more than a tour, making more than friends during all the more than 9 years of operating in Costa Rica and other countries. Enjoy CR and we handle and program everything for you, your family or your friends, it will be a pleasure to always serve you.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$160.00
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US$160.00
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Whale watching (Avistamiento de Ballenas) One Day from San Jose

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Whale watching (Avistamiento de Ballenas) One Day from San Jose

Peek into the world of Costa Rica’s marine life on this whale-watching tour from San José. Following a pickup at your San José accommodation, transfer to Playa Dominicalito on the Pacific coast and take to the water with your guide. Cruise through the Marino Ballena National Park, and spot dolphins, humpback whales, manta rays, and turtles in their natural habitat. You’ll also have free time to relax on the soft-sand beach.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$165.00
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US$165.00

San Jose One Day tour Jungle Safari Float on the Sarapiqui River

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San Jose One Day tour Jungle Safari Float on the Sarapiqui River

Take a great trip out of the big city to come see the abundance of nature and wildlife. Visit Pozo Azul's beautiful waterfall and prepare your self to fall in love of our Jungle Safari Float in Sarapiqui! This river trip is a smooth two-hour paddle down the quiet Sarapiqui River on the class 1 section and is great for nature lovers of all ages, especially children and their parents! Your naturalist guide will paddle and steer your boat as you float down the river and point out all of the exotic wildlife such as birds, frogs, insects, and monkeys!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$99.00
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US$99.00
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Manuel Antonio National Park; Beach & Sightseeing Day Trip from San Jose

Available from Nov 7

Manuel Antonio National Park; Beach & Sightseeing Day Trip 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
  • Taking safety measures
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US$130.00
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US$130.00
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Monteverde Sky Tram & Hanging Bridges Cloud Forest Tour from San Jose

Available from Nov 7

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
  • Taking safety measures
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US$172.00
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US$172.00
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Costa Rica Full Day Combo Tour - Zip lining, Waterfalls, Volcano & Hot Springs

Available from Nov 7

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
  • Taking safety measures
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US$160.00
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US$160.00
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Arenal Volcano Experience Full-Day Tour from San Jose

Available from Nov 7

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
  • Taking safety measures
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US$139.00
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US$139.00
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Sloth Experience and Cultural Towns Half Day Trip from San Jose

Available from Nov 8

Sloth Experience and Cultural Towns Half Day Trip from San Jose

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Visit a Costa Rican animal sanctuary and learn about sloths on this half-day tour from San Jose. Discover other local wildlife being treated at the sanctuary to be released into the wild such as monkeys, toucans, kinkajous (known as honey bears), coatimundis, macaws, and more. Plus, head to the folkloric towns of Grecia and Sarchi to explore.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$85.00
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US$85.00
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Monteverde Hanging Bridges Day Trip from San Jose

Available from Nov 7

Monteverde Hanging Bridges Day Trip from San Jose

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Visiting Monteverde from San Jose in just one day can be challenging on your own, but this guided tour streamlines transportation to make the trip a cinch. Arrive at Monteverde in the morning and head straight to a canopy tour: hike on hanging bridges and learn about the rich cloud forest environment before heading back to San Jose.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$165.00
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US$165.00
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Manuel Antonio National Park Sightseeing and Wildlife Day Tour from San Jose

Available from Nov 7

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
  • Taking safety measures
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US$130.00
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US$130.00
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Sloths Experience and Indigenous Tribe Half Day Tour from San Jose

Available from Nov 8

Sloths Experience and Indigenous Tribe Half Day Tour from San Jose

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Learn about Sloths and other Rainforest Animals of Costa Rica on this Half-Day Trip from San Jose. Visit an Animal Sanctuary specialized in rehabilitating injured sloths and learn everything about these amazing animals. Observe other Wild Animal Species of Costa Rica that are also treated at the Sanctuary, like monkeys, toucans, kinkajous, coatis, macaws and others. Travel to the Mountains of San Jose, visit a Native Tribe and learn about the indigenous culture of Costa Rica. Discover the traditions and way of living of the “Huetar” Ethnic Group at the Quitirrisi Indigenous Reservation.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$85.00
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US$85.00
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Arenal Volcano Full-Day Combo Tour with Lunch and Dinner

Available from Nov 7

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
  • Taking safety measures
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US$160.00
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US$160.00
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Total San Jose Tour: Cartago, Irazu Volcano and Nightlife Adventure

Available from Dec 2

Total San Jose Tour: Cartago, Irazu Volcano and Nightlife Adventure

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Discover the best of San Jose and its surroundings on a full-day tour that combines nearby destinations with an evening tour of Costa Rica’s capital. Start with a short train ride to Cartago, then bike through the traditional town with your guide. Sample typical foods at the central market, then visit the Irazu volcano. Return to San Jose for an evening of discovering the food, nightlife, and landmarks.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$163.00
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US$163.00
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Made In San Jose Adventurous Shopping Tour: Waterfalls, Coffee, Colonial Towns

Available from Dec 2

Made In San Jose Adventurous Shopping Tour: Waterfalls, Coffee, Colonial Towns

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Enjoy an adventurous day of sightseeing, shopping, and eating in the countryside surrounding Costa Rica’s capital city. After a convenient hotel pickup in San José, explore the Central Valley. Visit the colonial mountain town of Barva de Heredia, check out waterfalls, hike through lush forests, watch for a wildlife, and visit a century-old coffee plantation. Shop at artisan villages and enjoy lunch included in the tour price.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$190.00
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US$190.00
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Rainforest Adventure from San Jose

Available from Nov 1

Rainforest Adventure from San Jose

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Trek through Costa Rica’s lush rainforest on an adventurous day tour from San Jose. Start off with a bird’s-eye perspective of the jungle canopy from aboard an aerial tram, and then descend to the forest floor for a challenging hike through this wildly diverse ecosystem. With the help of your guide, learn about the surrounding flora and spot native wildlife like tropical birds and howler monkeys. Stop for a swim in a natural tropical pool, and enjoy a replenishing riverside picnic along the way.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$98.99
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US$98.99
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Best day ever: Poas Volcano and Starbucks Farm from San José

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Best day ever: Poas Volcano and Starbucks Farm from San José

The Poas Volcano crater is an entire experience upon itself. You'll hike through lugh forest up into an opening unlike any other. The magic of the lake on the volcano's creater willl mesmerize you for sure. After the visit to Poas, we will take you on a tour of the Starbucks Farm Hacienda Alsacia so you can learn more about global solutions being worked locally in Costa Rica for coffee producers.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$138.00
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US$138.00
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Calypso's Tortuga Island Day Trip from San Jose

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Calypso's Tortuga Island Day Trip from San Jose

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Sail to Tortuga Island aboard a catamaran for on this full-day trip from San Jose. Go swimming and snorkeling, then refuel with a 4-course gourmet lunch. There is plenty of time to relax on the island before heading back. Use of all equipment is included, as is round-trip transportation from your hotel and a hot breakfast before departure.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$135.07
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US$135.07
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Full-Day San Jose to Pacuare River Rafting Class III-IV

Available from Oct 26

Full-Day San Jose to Pacuare River Rafting Class III-IV

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Experience the adrenaline rush of a whitewater rafting trip along Costa Rica's Pacuare River. Soak up views of the rain forest and mountains as you safely navigate the river’s class III and IV rapids with an expert guide and catch a glimpse of wildlife, such as parrots, toucans, and monkeys. No detail is overlooked: your rafting day trip includes all equipment, meals, and hotel pickup and drop-off in San Jose.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$132.31
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