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Best One-stop Destination for Outdoor Adventure! WAVE Expeditions Adventure Company invites you to explore the famous northern zone of Costa Rica. WAVE Expeditions is BEST option for all your favorite outdoor activites in one location. Arenal is the...more
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La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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We read every review and decided to pick this rafting company, and I’m so glad we did! This tour was outstanding. We had a blast and felt safe. I have never rafted before and was a little scared. But we were so safe and had...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank bdye1
Reviewed 3 days ago

Marcos and crew were fantastic! We had a great time rafting and enjoying nature. The lunch was delicious and the sugar can demo was fun! I highly recommend this trip!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Cameron S
waveexpedition, Public Relations Manager at Wave Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hands up for Marcos and crew! Thanks for sharing your River Story with us, we are glad to hear that you had a great time on the river. Hope to see you back on the river soon. Pura Vida!. Wave Rafting.

Reviewed 4 days ago

We love both parts of the tour! The zipline tour is exciting and you get to fly through the mountains, which is pretty cool. We absolutely loved the white water rafting part and our guide Marcos who apparently is a professional in rafting but trust...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Vivian N
waveexpedition, Manager at Wave Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Rafting AND a sloth! It doesnt get better than that in our opinion :) Marcos is a great addition to our class 5 team and we are thrilled you had the chance to spend the day with him. Thank you again for choosing Wave Rafting...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I don't usually leave reviews but this was a fantastic day! Everyone was so friendly, patient and knowledgeable and truly cared that the experience was a super positive one--we had a wonderful time! Thank you!More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Russell H
waveexpedition, Manager at Wave Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

@RussellH. Thank YOU for joining Wave on the river. We are thrilled you enjoyed your trip and decided to share your experience with others. Sharing our love for the river is what we do best. Hope to see you again #riverlove #waverafting The Wave Rafting...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a combo ATV and rafting tour with Wave. The ATV was provided by ATV la Pradera (see separate review). We then joined Wave in their office to set off to Rio Balsa in their air conditioned van with our Balsa Rafts (super light,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank wamama08
waveexpedition, Public Relations Manager at Wave Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for sharing your River story with us!. Our goal is to offer you an unforgettable experience, where rowing is one of the main attractions, with a complete adventure concept, and suitable for everyone. Our guides are professionals with a lot of experience and vocation...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I traveled to Costa Rica for our honeymoon and planned a white water rafting with Wave Expedition and had the time of our lives!! Marcos, Karla and the entire crew were OUTSTANDING guides and made our trip! The whole crew was so...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank TravelingDonnies
waveexpedition, Public Relations Manager at Wave Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Excellent!, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our Rafting trip. Rafting is a must-do experience, even once in life, which is an exciting but safe activity with the right company so thank you for making Wave part of your honeymoon. Our Guides are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a great adventure! It happened to be off season(October) and we were the only 2 on the raft. The safety instructions were short and concise and with a few practice strokes we were on our way. Mario was an excellent guide Chris...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank jjelmer1011
waveexpedition, Public Relations Manager at Wave Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Awesome review! Rafting is an experience for everyone, Class II & III range of ages from 8 to 65 years old. We agree with you, Mario is an outstanding professional, he has a lot of knowledge and experience, which gives confidence in the moment of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was incredible! The zip lining was fun. The rafting was even more fun! Everyone was so friendly, patient, knowledgeable & cared about us! This is an experience I will never forget! Carlos was a great guide on the zip lines. Jairo was a great...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Deidra S
waveexpedition, Public Relations Manager at Wave Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for sharing your River Story with us, we are glad to hear that you had a great time on the river and the zip lines. Hope to see you back on the river soon. Pura Vida! Wave Rafting.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In September 2019 ,we did the rafting. We had an amazing guide called Mario! We want to thank him from whole family for great spending time with him,he made this experience to be amazing and joyful. He is doing his job on the best side....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Yandimant
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best day of our vacation with the Wave rafting. Carlos was a wonderful guide and we did the 2/3 rapids. We had an amazing time. Fun as well as being challenged to go through some pretty serious white water. During the calmer...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank lakewoodphil
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Madi789
31 January 2019|
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Response from helenwilling | Reviewed this property |
No I felt safe at all times I think teenagers would love it ... I am 50 and it was only my second time rafting ... first time was 1 to 2 s this trip was so much fun !
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Mayra P
13 July 2018|
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Response from sarahspiro | Reviewed this property |
It was raining when we went rafting and they said it makes it better because the water levels are higher. We zip lined with another company while it was raining and it was still a lot of fun, just a bit more muddy.
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