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Pacuare River Tours

San Jose, Costa Rica
888-472-3827
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Convenient and so much fun!

Since I was headed from San Jose to Puerto Viejo, I booked this rafting trip instead of taking the... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Courtney L
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New York City, New York
White Water Rafting

A must adventure. Our instructor, Kevin, was the best. A all day event including breakfast... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Judy S
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Florida
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Since I was headed from San Jose to Puerto Viejo, I booked this rafting trip instead of taking the public bus. They pick you up from your hotel (you have an awesome breakfast and a pretty good lunch) and drop you at your final destination....More

1  Thank Courtney L
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

A must adventure. Our instructor, Kevin, was the best. A all day event including breakfast & lunch plus 3 hours of enjoying the spectacular views of the lush environment and the challenging river. Was a exhilarating experience & it being our first time, would take...More

Thank Judy S
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

I have to say that the one day rafting was the best adventure that I had in Costa Rica, it was just amazing! I highly recommend it!!!

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We rafted the Pacuare with kids 19, 14 and 12...trip was EPIC! Guides were skilled, safety conscious, patient and knowledge able of the area. Great rafting!! I highly recommend it.

3  Thank Terry H
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We did the day tour to travel from la fortuna to puerto viejo. The staff was super knowledgeable, friendly and very aware the entire time, you felt very safe even as beginners. It included typical breakfast and lunch which was a great addition to the...More

2  Thank Emily Y
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Beautiful scenery and an amazing trip down the rapids. Be warned: this is a fast moving trip and, even though I tried not to, I did get thrown from the raft. Scared me to death! Keep your feet up so you don't get a foot...More

1  Thank Beverly B
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

Best adventure of my life. So beautiful and a once in a lifetime experience. We booked a tour and had lunch included and transportation from our hotel. Rated third most beautiful river in the world. Best part was floating through the canyon and meeting new...More

1  Thank Shawn Z
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Highly recommended! This was my very first whitewater rafting experience and it was certainly an awesome one. The guides were extremely knowledgeable, the views were unbelievable, and the water was clean. Be VERY persistent with the sunblock though as I got burned even after two...More

1  Thank meknehans
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is a must do if you're in costa rica! The guides are really good at what they do and are very professional. The highlight of my trip!

2  Thank jmfleites
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

Osvaldo and Edourado were super fun, very competent and prepared the best luch we've had in Costa Rica to date!

1  Thank obxsurfer1999
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Turin74
10 January 2018|
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Response from Courtney L | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I booked through Gecko Trail. They can drop you off at San Jose, Puerto Viejo, or La Fortuna (Arenal Volcano area).
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Rakesh P
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Not when we went.
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