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Rainforest Skywalk & Tarcoles River Eco Cruise Tour Puntarenas Shore excursion

Rainforest Skywalk & Tarcoles River Eco Cruise Tour Puntarenas Shore excursion

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Discover Costa Rica's enchanting Pacific rain forest from the air and water on this combo shore excursion from Puntarenas. Walk through the treetops on a series of hanging bridges at a private biological reserve, and then cruise down the Tarcoles River, home to a famous community of crocodiles. In between the eco adventures, enjoy time to shop and snack at a quaint replica of a Spanish colonial settlement.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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$99.00
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Morning or Afternoon Natural History Private Walk Tour

Morning or Afternoon Natural History Private Walk Tour

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Hiking Monteverde with a private guide means you can go where you want, when you want—and get undivided attention from your guide along the way. As you hike, your guide helps you spot wildlife like birds, sloths, and monkeys that you might miss on your own and provides tons of information about the local ecosystem. This tour can also be adapted for wheelchair users, making it a great choice for any group.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$67.50
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$67.50
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Puntarenas or Caldera Highlights Shore Excursion. Best 6-in-1 Combo Tour

Puntarenas or Caldera Highlights Shore Excursion. Best 6-in-1 Combo Tour

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Maximize your port day in Puntarenas with this jam-packed combo tour that introduces you to the best of the Gulf of Nicoya. Drive through the Costa Rican countryside to a nature reserve, explore the rain forest canopy on hanging bridges, and spot crocs on a cruise down the Tarcoles River. Check out local culture with shopping stops at a replica Spanish Village and fun souvenir store, and finish with a city sightseeing tour.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$115.00
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$115.00
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Small-Group Natural History Walk Tour to Monteverde

Small-Group Natural History Walk Tour to Monteverde

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With a guided tour, a leisurely walk in the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve or Curi Cancha Reserve is transformed into an educational outing with plenty of opportunities to see plants, birds, and other wildlife you might miss on your own. This tour is led by a naturalist guide who can answer any of your questions about the cloud forest, animals, or Costa Rica in general—a small-group tour means you’ll have lots of chances to ask.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$34.00
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$34.00
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Walk in Monteverde Cloud Forest Plus Horseback Riding

Walk in Monteverde Cloud Forest Plus Horseback Riding

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We learn about the flora and fauna that characterizes this beautiful cloud forest. Our guide takes us to wonderful places, hidden in this cloud forest
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$170.95
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$170.95
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Half Day Costa Rica Punta Arenas Highlights

Half Day Costa Rica Punta Arenas Highlights

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Spend a day exploring Costa Rica’s beauty away from the beach on this guided shore excursion from Punta Arenas. Head out with a guide and a small group of 15 people or fewer to discover the region’s highlights, including the tropical fruits grown in nearby “fruit towns,” a wildlife area known for its population of white-faced monkeys, and a sail down the lush Tarcoles River. Tour includes entrance fees and all transportation with port or hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$102.57
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$102.57
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Rain Forest Wagon & Crocodiles Safari. Shore Excursion from Puntarenas

Rain Forest Wagon & Crocodiles Safari. Shore Excursion from Puntarenas

Your breath-taking adventure begins with a pickup from the pier and a relaxing 60 minute drive through the wonderful Costa Rican countryside. You will be heading to the Central Pacific Coast, Tarcoles River and Carara National Park, until arrives to our private property, about 60 minutes’ drive from Puntarenas Pier. This tour consists of a journey through the rain forest, located in the Tarcolitos River canyon that is part of the 200-hectare private reserve of the Hotel Villa Lapas, crossing the river 8 times with a total distance of 3.2km in a cart drawn by a grasshopper at low speed, so that you can appreciate both the flora and fauna of such a special area in Costa Rica as Carara is. After the wagon experience, a shore drive will take you to Tarcoles River for a 60 minute boat tour for enjoy the huge crocodiles and wildlife. Fresh tropical fruits and a visit to souvenirs are included on this amazing tour. Good for seniors with limited walking conditions.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$120.00
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$120.00
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Full Morning Birdwatching Tour (Private Service)

Full Morning Birdwatching Tour (Private Service)

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We offer you a full Morning of Birdwatching, exploring the different ecosystems that we can find in Monteverde area, home of a great diversity of birds like the Resplendent Quetzal and Three-wattled Bellbird, tanagers, hummingbirds, euphonias, woodpeckers and much more.. -- Join the local BIRDERS and get an amazing birding experience!!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.00
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$70.00

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

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The Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve (Reserva Biologica del Bosque Nuboso de Monteverde) is where some of the best-kept cloud forest in all of Costa Rica can be found. It is a cloud forest, not a rain forest, due to its elevation of 4,724 ft (1,440 m) above sea level. Some of the best bird-watching can be done inside and outside the reserve. Founded in 1972, the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve is among the most famous reserves in the world for its biodiversity, conservation, contributions, and scientific researches. This 3,500 hectare of land holds 2.5% of the world’s biodiversity, and it is one of the most important private reserves in Costa Rica. Your naturalist guide will take you on well-maintained trails to show you and teach you about the importance of the Cloud Forest and its unique microclimate. It is fair to keep in mind that this is a private reserve for conservation purposes.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$30.77
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Canopy plus Coffee Tour 3 in 1 (Coffee Chocolate and sugar cane)

Canopy plus Coffee Tour 3 in 1 (Coffee Chocolate and sugar cane)

SinwaTourDreams welcomes you in our facilities, where our receptionists will help you fill out the documents and formalities necessary to carry out this type of activities. We will then go to the dressing room where our guides will proceed to put the necessary safety equipment for this crossing, then receive a small talk with the instructions and safety measures that should know to achieve a good development during the tour.  Once you have cleared your doubts, we can start this exciting adventure.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.55
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve Guided Hike

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve Guided Hike

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Monteverde Reserve is located on the Continental Divide, the boarder between the Pacific and Atlantic sides of Costa Rica. On a clear day, hiking in the Monteverde Cloud Forest reserve, allows you to see the Pacific ocean from way up high in the mountains, even though it is miles away!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$96.44
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(Private)Nature History Walk

(Private)Nature History Walk

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Let's take a certified and local guide who will take you to the magical Cloud Forest of Monteverde. Be part of a unique experience exploring one the most diverse ecosystems on the planet. Take this informative walk to do the natural world make more sense in your life.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.08
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$43.08

Walking Reserve Curi-Cancha

Walking Reserve Curi-Cancha

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Spend a day hiking the trails of a 205-acre (83 hectares) nature preserve. The Curi-Cancha Wildlife Refuge is 50 percent old-growth forests, 45 percent secondary growth, and 5 percent open pasture, making it an oasis for hundreds of species of birds. Look for other animals like armadillos, coatis, agouti, cuchi cuchi, ocelot, two-toed sloths, and three species of monkeys within the preserve as well. A professional guide will share history and information about the area.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$104.10
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$104.10
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Chocolate, traditions and rain forest tour

Chocolate, traditions and rain forest tour

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The new tour in town, the best location for a chocolate tour within 1 hour drive each way, certified and fully licensed.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$98.47
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$98.47

Walk in Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve

Walk in Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve

Learn with SinwaTour of Flora and Fauna that are hidden in the Cloud Forest Reserve of Santa Elena. The Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve is located in the Caribbean part of the continental divide, at an average height of 1600msnm, with a predominant climate due to the trade winds of the Northeast, with an approximate annual precipitation of 4000mm³, an average temperature of 18 ° C Relative humidity around 100%. It is found in the humid montane forest (Holdridge) living area.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$104.10
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$104.10
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Puntarenas Shore Excursion: Jungle & River Wagon Expedition

Puntarenas Shore Excursion: Jungle & River Wagon Expedition

This tour consists of a journey through the rain forest, located in the Tarcolitos River canyon that is part of the 200-hectare private reserve of the Hotel Villa Lapas, crossing the river 8 times with a total distance of 3.2km in a cart drawn by a tractor at low speed, so that you can appreciate both the flora and fauna of such a special area in Costa Rica as Carara is. During the tour we make several stops for bird watching and important trees in the area as well as a stop to see the river where even customers can get off the wagon and get into the pool. Our two carts have a capacity for 24 people and lasts approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes. After this great adventure, our tour will continue with a short drive to Tarcoles River where you can enjoy and boat tour on the river, see the abundant wildlife including the huge crocodiles. On the way back to the pier, a short stop at a local souvenir is included in case you want to buy that special gift from Costa Rica.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.00
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$120.00
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Half Day Costa Rica Punta Arenas Highlights Private Tour

Half Day Costa Rica Punta Arenas Highlights Private Tour

Enjoy a 6-hour small group tour for a maximum of 10 people, that will allow you to take a glimpse of Costa Rica. Guided by a local, see the white-faced monkeys and be enchanted by the "fruit towns", an area where the sweetest and best tropical fruits are produced. Glid on the Tarcoles River and have lunch time in one of the best local restaurants with a great view of all the Tarcoles river and the Pacific ocean. After all, there will be time for affordable and diverse shopping. (Lunch not included)
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.00
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$140.00
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Night Walk Tour plus Coffee Tour 3 in 1(Coffee Chocolate and sugar cane)

Night Walk Tour plus Coffee Tour 3 in 1(Coffee Chocolate and sugar cane)

Costa Rican wildlife and agriculture come together on this tour of the Sendero Tranquilo Reserve. Tour a coffee plantation to learn first-hand about the crop’s lifecycle from bean to cup, and then wait until the sunset to head out into the forest with a guide and learn about nocturnal wildlife like frogs and snakes. This kid-friendly tour is a top pick among families.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$109.58
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$109.58
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Canopy Tour Plus Walk in Monteverde Cloud Forest

Canopy Tour Plus Walk in Monteverde Cloud Forest

Our guides have a vast experience, so your trip will be more enjoyable. Our vehicles are in perfect condition.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$163.84
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Walk in Monteverde cloud forest plus Coffee Tour 3 in 1

Walk in Monteverde cloud forest plus Coffee Tour 3 in 1

Not only is the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve an impressive place to explore with a guide thanks to its huge range of biodiversity, but it is also the home to some of Costa Rica’s biggest industries. This guided tour combines the best of Monteverde’s natural offerings into a single outing: hike through the cloud forest with a guide and then see how coffee, chocolate, and sugar are produced from plant to final product.
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  • 5 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$142.46
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Horseback Riding Tour in Monteverde Plus Walk in Monteverde Cloud Forest

Horseback Riding Tour in Monteverde Plus Walk in Monteverde Cloud Forest

They will have an exclusive guide to evacuate their doubts This tour is highlighted by the personalized service they will receive
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$180.81
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Puntarenas Private Tour in Catamaran with Lunch

Puntarenas Private Tour in Catamaran with Lunch

Puntarenas is one of the treasures, less known in Costa Rica, it is not only a city of aso, it is a place that if you take the time to visit you will be surprised by its landscape, gastronomy and people!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$100.00
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$100.00

Canopy Tour Plus Night Walk

Canopy Tour Plus Night Walk

Get two vastly different perspectives on Monteverde's famous cloud forest with this day and night combo tour. Soar through the rain forest canopy on a thrilling zipline and rappelling tour that offers a bird’s-eye view of one of the world's most diverse ecosystems. Later, as night falls across the cloud forest, get an up-close look at nocturnal animals on a night hike through a protected eco reserve.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$111.24
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Suspension Bridges from Puntarenas

Monteverde Cloud Forest Suspension Bridges from Puntarenas

Not only the birds have the privilege to touch the tree tops. You can fly through them in the hanging bridges too, witness the cloud forest from a different perspective, and watch the animals in their natural habitat. Bridges built to let the visitors admire nature. Well maintained and generally flat trails, not muddy nor strenuous, for a smooth and pleasant hike. Appreciate Costa Rica’s magnificent biodiversity walking and admiring nature in the various trails. Monteverde Cloud Forest Suspension Bridges boasts one of the most beautiful views in the area, and its activities offer the most incredible rainforest experiences in all of Costa Rica. From the highest altitudes imaginable, you will enjoy therich natural beauty of the rain forest and its treasures. A world leader in adventure tourism, Costa Rica is full of natural wonders, spectacular views, great discovery and exciting activities. At Monteverde Cloud Forest Suspension Bridges, we are ready to show you the time of your life.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$235.90
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