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Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids provided by Aguas Bravas Rafting Company

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Overview
This white-water rafting trip down the Sarapiqui River lets you see the wilderness that makes Costa Rica famous with the safety of a guide. Even first-time rafters can have fun paddling down class II and III rapids while admiring the scenery of the Sarapiqui Canyon. Tour includes lunch, snacks, and optional hotel pickup and drop-off from La Fortuna or San Jose.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Aguas Bravas Rafting
    Heredia, Chilamate, Costa Rica
    See address & details
  • Pass by
    Sarapiqui River
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    Aguas Bravas Rafting Company
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
    Botanical Garden: * Many medicinal plants * Many ornamental plants *Pond with poison frogs.
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  • You'll end at
    Aguas Bravas Rafting
    Heredia, Chilamate, Costa Rica
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Sarapiqui River white-water rafting trip
  • See a wild side of Costa Rica unvisited by most tourists
  • Suitable for first-time rafters while fun for all experience levels
  • Typical lunch and fresh fruit snacks keep you satisfied
  • Opt to drive yourself or choose hotel pickup and drop-off (additional cost)
What to Expect
Your tour begins with pickup from your San Jose or La Fortuna hotel or when you make your own way to the rafting office in Sarapiqui prior to your selected morning or afternoon tour time. Plentiful parking spaces make it easy for those with private transport to drive. Upon arrival, go through a quick gear check, safety briefing, and instruction suitable for beginners, and then hit the rapids. Your rafting guide provides clear instructions to ensure a safe and thrilling ride. At the halfway point, stop for a fresh fruit buffet and a swim before continuing on. Conclude your tour at the rafting office, where a traditional Costa Rican lunch awaits. Those who selected hotel drop-off arereturned to their lodging after lunch.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Aguas Bravas Rafting, Heredia, Chilamate, Costa Rica
Duration
7h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Fruit snacks
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
  • Entry/Admission - Aguas Bravas Rafting Company
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option not selected)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Recommended you bring: Swimwear, towel, extra clothes, sandals, sunblock
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Rebecca R wrote a review Feb 2020
We had an exhilarating ride and an absolute blast! I would highly recommend this company. The instructions were clear, the guide was fabulous, the fruit break was nice and the lunch after was delicious. The photos taken for us will provide fun memories.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from gerencia100, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 5 Mar 2020
Hola Rebecca, Thank you very much for your kind review and for your recommendation. We are very glad that you enjoyed your tour with us!. Best regards,
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Mikey D wrote a review Feb 2020
My colleague and I enjoyed a fantastic day off on our business trip to Costa Rica. We were picked up and driven out to Sarapiqui and had a fantastic day of rafting and zip-lining, with brilliant guides, through the beautiful scenery! Highly recommend!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from gerencia100, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 5 Mar 2020
Hello Mikey, Thank you for share your review and for your recommendation. We are very glad that you enjoyed your experience with us. Regards,
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GXS1 wrote a review Feb 2020
Madrid, Spain
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Best activity we did on our vacation in Costa Rica. Very professional and customer oriented. The extra effort by our guides to purchase melons and fruit for our miss trip snack to the great photos. High value activity.
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Response from gerencia100, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 18 Feb 2020
Hello!! Thank you for share your review. Great, we are very glad that you enjoyed your tour with us!. Regards,
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Ronnierak wrote a review Feb 2020
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Such an amazing rafting experience filled with a mix of adventure and peaceful animal/nature watching. The rapids posed a challenge while also bringing a lot of fun. Our tour guide Pablo was awesome, funny, and super helpful. We stopped halfway for pineapple and mango snack and
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Response from gerencia100, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 18 Feb 2020
Hello Ronnie, Thank you for your kind review. Excellent, we will wait for you to go for another amazing experience. Regards,
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Christian M wrote a review Jan 2020
Thun, Switzerland
Best adventure in Costa Rica for a Group. Great fun, entertaining guide and Pura Vida🙌 Well organized, safe bur still some adrenaline kicking in - we had a blast. Muchas Gracias and Pura Vida!
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Response from gerencia100, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 16 Jan 2020
Hello Christian, Thank you for your kind review, we are glad you enjoyed your tour with us. Pura Vida, Saludos,
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Djive160
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Fun, safe and a good memory
We were supposed to make class 4 rafting but as it was low water, Tatiana proposed to join another group of 2 peopl
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gouratsegolene
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Very good experience
Very serious company with quality service. We had a great time with the family, full of sensation, laughter and rel
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TJV9419
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Great rafting experience
Great rafting experience. Couldn’t stop laughing and smiling the whole way down the rapids. Professional guides and
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paullucas
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brilliant tour and brilliant people
we were picked up on time by wali who was really great - and took us teh two hours to the location. its really beau
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ariane20202020
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Wonderful journey !
We did this activity with our daughter, 31 years old, very fond of adventure and wild experiences. Another team was
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Lup2012
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White Water Fun
An amazing rafting experience that we all thoroughly enjoyed. The guide was great at showing us all the wildlife a
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Yohanz22
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Antworld
Great explanation and info sharing about leaf cutter ants. Excellent proyect to create counciosness about their im
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NatalieChappers
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Highly recommended!!
So much fun!! Incredible experience. Guide was fantastic! Make sure you wear footwear that will stay on your feet b
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Raymond G
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A great adventure
Two septuagenarians scared out of our wits for the first minute but afterwards completely relaxed and at ease under
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Michael J
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A highlight of the trip - excellent rafting experience
Great rafting - great guides - friendly, helpful, well coordinated - great rapids - fruit snack, lunch and other f
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Thrstn S
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Perfect rafting adventure
During our stay in Costa Rica we did the Rafting with Aguas Bravas. It was only a small group of 3 people plus 2 gu
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SMTJTbeachlife
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Aguas Bravas white water rafting
Amazing fun - adults and kids all rated the adventure 10/10 - it was a good mix of rapids, nature and fun - expect
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martynbrighton
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Excellent experience.
Superb experience from start to finish. Highly recommend. We loved it. Did the less full on rapids with the family.
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GuyN249
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Excellent
Excellent service. Very professional, great experience. Our family of five enjoyed it a lot. Highly recommended.
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benb678
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Top experience
We went with our Dutch Tour Group and really enjoyed the experience. It was fantastic. And all photos for a good pr
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