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Rafting in The Sarapiqui River Class III - IV

Rafting in The Sarapiqui River Class III - IV

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Prepare to get wet and wild as you tackle the class III and IV rapids of the Sarapiqui River on this half- or full-day white-water rafting adventure from La Virgen. Marvel over the dramatic scenery and lush rainforest of the Sarapiqui canyon as you hurtle downstream, then re-fuel with lunch (full-day tour only) or refreshments by the waterfront. Best of all: the rapids are suitable for all abilities, including complete beginners, and anyone over 14 can give it a go!
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$80.00
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$80.00
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Costa Rica Sarapiqui Rafting - Class II-III Enjoy the river!

Costa Rica Sarapiqui Rafting - Class II-III Enjoy the river!

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Appease your appetite for adventure during an exhilarating 3-hour rafting session on the Sarapiqui River from Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui . With an experienced guide, conquer the Class II and III rapids on the river’s most intense section and feel your adrenaline levels surge. During calmer periods, marvel at the abundance of exotic wildlife on the banks of the Sarapiqui River and listen to fascinating commentary from your guide. All rafting equipment and round-trip transportation from Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui is included on this tour.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.54
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Whitewater Rafting on the Chirripó River from San Jose

Whitewater Rafting on the Chirripó River from San Jose

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Test your paddling skills on the roaring Class III rapids of Costa Rica’s Chirripó River with this whitewater rafting adventure. Led by an expert guide, you’ll navigate the exciting twists and turns of the river while surrounded by a beautiful tropical forest. Select a morning or noon departure to suit your schedule. Round-trip hotel transport and lunch at a local restaurant are included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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Rafting Pacuare River from San Jose

Rafting Pacuare River from San Jose

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Abundant wildlife sightings set this Pacuare white-water rafting tour apart from similar options. Animals like sloths, toucans, and morpho butterflies are often sighted along the river banks as you navigate challenging rapids with the help of a guide. This tour also offers convenient hotel pickup and drop-off from San Jose, making it an easy way to spend a day enjoying the nature that makes Costa Rica so famous.
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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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White Water Rafting Sarapiqui River | Class II - III

White Water Rafting Sarapiqui River | Class II - III

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Explore the Sarapiquí River on a guided white-water adventure from Puerto Viejo. After a convenient hotel pickup, embark on your journey to La Virgen de Sarapiquí. Plow through class-II rapids that are ideal for both a beginner and an experienced paddler. Enjoy incredible jungle scenery and wildlife on your 10-mile (16-kilometer) trip downriver. 
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.20
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White Water Rafting Reventazon River From San José

White Water Rafting Reventazon River From San José

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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.
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  • 11 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$92.00
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Pacuare River Whitewater Rafting from San Jose

Pacuare River Whitewater Rafting from San Jose

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With its cascading waterfalls and abundant wildlife, the Pacuare River is rightfully famous for its natural beauty. Paddle through the river gorge, navigating 52 Class II-IV rapids as you go, on this 12-hour trip from San Jose. Take in views of the tropical rain forest and wildlife such as sloths, parrots, and toucans as you ride the river (and your adrenaline rush) over the course of the day.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$103.00
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Class III-IV Whitewater Rafting at Pacuare River from Turrialba

Class III-IV Whitewater Rafting at Pacuare River from Turrialba

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Shoot the rapids on the Pacuare River on this day tour from Turrialba. With a guide providing instruction and ensuring your safety, paddle down 18 miles (29 kilometers) of Class III and Class IV rapids through Costa Rica's lush landscape. Stop for guided hikes up waterfalls located in hidden canyons and at a base camp halfway for lunch. Learn about the surrounding ecosystem, flora, and fauna through your guides' commentary.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$87.18
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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
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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Full-Day San Jose to Pacuare River Rafting Class III-IV

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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$132.31
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Pacuare River

Pacuare River

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Go river rafting on the Pacuare River on a full-day tour from Turrialba that showcases some of the gorgeous scenery in Costa Rica. Expect to spend about four hours on the river as you raft about 18 miles (29 km) on large and small rapids, with lunch provided during a break along the way. This whitewater river rafting experience is suitable for active people that enjoy an outdoor challenge.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
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Kayak Jungle Tour - Sarapiqui River - Costa Rica

Kayak Jungle Tour - Sarapiqui River - Costa Rica

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Beginner kayakers are at ease on this Sarapiqui River kayaking tour. Roll over mild class I and II rapids on your way to wildlife watching zones along the river, which runs through a biodiverse section of the jungle. You might see tropical birds, wild orchids, and more as you follow your guide along the course.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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Rafting Pacuare River One Day from Turrialba

Rafting Pacuare River One Day from Turrialba

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Turrialba is known for some amazing cultural experiences, unique rainforest as well as being home to some of the most pristine rivers in Costa Rica! The Pacuare River is rated as the 4th best river in the world for white water rafting. A unique experience for any visitor to Costa Rica & the Turrialba area! You will be taken deep into the rainforest where you will experience 29km of the majestic river! Our experienced & certified guides will take all the precautions and provide the appropriate instructions before you embark on this adventure! During the trip, you will see the primary rainforest, pristine waterfalls & unique landscapes only accessible by the river! At the end of the trip, we will have a typical Costarrican lunch waiting for you!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.18
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Whitewater Rafting Class II & III

Whitewater Rafting Class II & III

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Hacienda Pozo Azul is a Costa Rican Adventure Resort, located in the heart of the Sarapiquí Rainforest. We offer Authentic Lifelong Experiences for those seeking to make the most of their visit to Costa Rica. Located at the Magical and Nature rich area of Sarapiquí, Hacienda Pozo Azul Offers a wide variety of Authentic Experiences for those seeking to make the most of their vacation.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.54
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Rafting Pacuare River One Day from San José

Rafting Pacuare River One Day from San José

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Turrialba is known for some amazing cultural experiences, unique rainforest as well as being home to some of the most pristine rivers in Costa Rica! The Pacuare River is rated as the 4th best river in the world for white water rafting. A unique experience for any visitor to Costa Rica & the Turrialba area! You will be taken deep into the rainforest where you will experience 29km of the majestic river! Our experienced & certified guides will take all the precautions and provide the appropriate instructions before you embark on this adventure! During the trip, you will see the primary rainforest, pristine waterfalls & unique landscapes only accessible by the river! At the end of the trip, we will have a typical Costarrican lunch waiting for you!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Extreme Adventure Combo 2 Activities

Extreme Adventure Combo 2 Activities

Upon leaving San José, the tour will take you through the majestic scenery of the Braulio Carrillo National Park. When you get to the area you will enjoy two adventure activities: the Canopy Tour, or zip lines, in the middle of the secondary forest, with tall trees, and after lunch you will experience the Sarapiqui River rapids. The canopy tour lasts about an hour and a half. It has 9 cables of different lengths along the forest, with the last of these cables crossing the Sarapiquí River. Then navigation through the rapids has different levels between classes II and III. With a total of 13 kilometers of unexpected rapids combined with calm and relaxing intervals, they make this sport an unforgettable experience for bird lovers and nature lovers. It should be noted that there is the option of doing a ride instead of Rafting, this activity must be confirmed in advance at the time of confirming the tour with the agency.
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  • 1 day 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.33
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San José to La Fortuna FULL Rafting on the Sarapiqui Jungle Run River Class 3-4

San José to La Fortuna FULL Rafting on the Sarapiqui Jungle Run River Class 3-4

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This transfer with tour option is one of the best ways to travel from San Jose to the Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna because you can save time and money by doing a tour on the way. You will love the opportunity to be picked up after breakfast at your hotel in the San Jose area and then be transported short distance to one of Costa Rica's most famous rivers for rafting on the exuberant Sarapiqui River. This rafting trip is considered world class with a wide range of rapids. If you are adventurous, go for the class 3-4 exciting rapids in the upper section. Looking for a tamer ride? Try the class 2-3 section of the Sarapiqui River. And we also have a beautiful river excursion for nature lovers on our Jungle Safari Float on the Sarapiqui River. Just let us know what kind of trip you're looking for! Once you do your river trip, you'll enjoy a delicious lunch and head right to your hotel in the La Fortuna and Arenal Volcano area. This adventure connection tour and transfer is the way to go!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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San Jose One Day FULL Whitewater Rafting Sarapiqui Jungle Run Class 3-4

San Jose One Day FULL Whitewater Rafting Sarapiqui Jungle Run Class 3-4

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Get ready to enjoy one of Costa Rica's most exuberant and exciting rivers! White water rafting on the Sarapiqui River is considered one of the "Must-Do" Costa Rica tours. You'll experience over 45 exciting rapids with names like "The Terminator" and "Dos Locos" on this FULL DAY class 3-4 rafting trip. Whether you are a first-timer or a rafting expert, this rafting trip will guarantee to get your adrenaline pumping! Spend 3.5-hours of your best journey down the Sarapiqui River on a FULL DAY rafting adventure with nearly 22 kilometers of lush and vibrant rainforest.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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Overnight White Water Rafting Sarapiqui

Overnight White Water Rafting Sarapiqui

Spend the night surrounded by nature during this overnight white water rafting trip on the Sarapiqui River. Follow your expert guide on an interactive adventure that's filled with recreational activities that encourage teamwork and full participation.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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Pacuare River Costa Rica Rafting Tour

Pacuare River Costa Rica Rafting Tour

The Real Pacuare River Rafting Tour. We really go to the heart of the Pacuare River, we navigate its rapids. The Pacuare River is one of the best choices for your adventure treks in Costa Rica. No other trip in the country exists that offers you a perfect blend of wilderness exposure and excitement, all in one day. The rapids here are “Terciopelo snake”, “Double drop”, “Upper and Lower Huacas”, “Pin ball” toname a few. You will also see the Huacas watefall, a 150 foot dramatic drop into the river. After the gorge (rapid) the rivers opens up to a 5 mile stretch on the Valle del Pacuare, where the river has a different character. It is wide open, which gives you the opportunity to rest a bit and take the opportunity to do some wildlife spotting. The main rapids here are “Cimarrones”, “The Play Hole”, “El Indio” and “Magnetic Rock”. The forest remains just as lush, and the rapids just as fun.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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Family rafting

Family rafting

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The river where we do the tour is pretty much for families with children over 8 years old. This river does not solely exist of rapids, in between the white-water sections are more quiet parts where your guide will encourage you to jump out of the boat and go for a little swim. This is perfectly safe and adds to the fun on the water. Why should you come with Explornatura? Safety First you are safe and then you will have fun, all our guides are certified on Swift Water Rescue, First Aid and CPR. Your safety kayaker is just focus on your safety; we have a separate kayaker taking pictures of your trip. Our guides Safety oriented, knowledge about nature and the river, great story tellers and very fun to hang out with them. Food Variety of fresh, healthy and tasty products for any diet. By far the best river lunch you can have.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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Sport Fishing Half Day. Private Tour from San Jose

Sport Fishing Half Day. Private Tour from San Jose

Fish the rich and abundant Central Pacific Coast for giant Snapper, Grouper, Amberjack, Mackerel, Wahoo, Sailfish, Dorado (Mahi Mahi), Tuna, Rooster Fish and more. Our local expert captain and crew will guide you to the sweet spots. Our Half Day Sport Fishing tour is a short 5-hour adventure, 10 miles away from the beach where you can do some trolling and bottom fishing and ensure a clean and sportive fishing since the fish don’t get hurt, you can just send them back to swimming in the blue ocean. You can catch the famous rooster fish usually found near the coast all year round no matter how the water temperature is, most rooster fish weight between 33 and 88 lbs., a great quality that professionals in art of Sport Fishing often look for. We always ensure good fishing experiences as we are a company of great prestige who offers unique customer service experiences for both professional and non-professional fishermen.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$675.00
Price varies by group size
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Day Tubing the Pejibaye River

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Day Tubing the Pejibaye River

Our all inclusive tour includes a private driver that will pick you up at your specified hotel between 8-8:30 am and take you to the river by private car. On arrival to the Pejivaje River, you will be greeted by your guides and given instructions to keep your group safe while enjoying the thrill of the river. We will provide bottled water to keep you hydrated during the excursion, fresh towels to dry off with, pictures taken during your experience, and lunch to keep your energy up! The tour will include 2 laps of the river, and approx. 3 hours floating and riding the rapids while taking in the beautiful jungle surroundings.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Whitewater Rafting and Horseback Riding Combo. Private Tour

Whitewater Rafting and Horseback Riding Combo. Private Tour

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Enjoy two outdoor activities in one day on this 8-hour private combo tour from San Jose. With a naturalist guide, visit the Sarapiqui region of Costa Rica for both adventures — whitewater rafting and horseback riding. Lunch and private transportation are included.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$295.00
Price varies by group size
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