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Wave Expeditions

La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 7262
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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 one stop destination for Rafting, Canyoning, Hiking, Wildlife, Canopy, Biking and much more! WAVE Expeditions has earned a reputation for professionalism, organization, and high quality trips.
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La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 7262
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Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We used this company for a white water rafting trip on the Saraquipi river. The rapids were 3 & 4’s and lots of fun! Safety was paramount and we felt well taken care of. Highly recommend.

Thank LadyDi3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family had a fantastic time with Jairo as our guide on the class 2/3 rapids on Rio Balsa. We have two small kids (10/11) and he made sure they were safe and comfortable the entire time. He was friendly and knowledgeable about the area...More

Thank roscoepcoltrane
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This company does a terrific job and guides are very skilled and knowledgeable! This is class 3 and 4 non stop for 2 hrs plus. You also stop at a great private spot for lunch. We even had someone fall out and the guide had...More

Thank cindy l
Reviewed 1 week ago


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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Living in Colorado we have been rafting quite a few times. Our trip with Wave down the Sarapiqui River was one of my all time favorite trips! The rapids were awesome and the guides were top notch! Our guide Brandon kept us safe and informed...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Too Much Fun! This was booked through our trip with Monkey Tours. My wife and I are 60 ish, so we're not kids, but It was safe, exciting and just the right amount of time. Mario was our guide and did a wonderful job. We...More

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Julie A
2 January 2017|
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Response from waveexpedition | Property representative |
Hi Julie I have 2 water mad children as well! Our min age for the zip line and rafting combo is 8 years old, however I have an option that might work for you. We can go ahead and book your family for the Zip LIne... More
Dennis J
2 August 2016|
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Response from waveexpedition | Property representative |
Hi Dennis.... Great to hear you will be joining us on the river next month. The rivers here in Costa Rica are younger rivers and that means they are actually quite shallow in most parts. The depth various... More
Jamie C
2 August 2016|
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Response from Giulicri | Reviewed this property |
I would not bring it: I also get cold easily, but the water was already warm in July, it was even a raining and cloudy day and I never felt cold. You will wear a tide life jacket and you are supposed to paddle ... quite a... More