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Agua Trails has been operating affordable tours and shuttles to Nicaragua for almost a decade. We are a Costa Rican tour operator that offers shuttles and multi-day tours to Nicaragua, leaving from La Fortuna (Costa Rica). Our bilingual local staff...more
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100 meters south of Banco Nacional, La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 141-4417, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not end up using Agua Trails for a trip over to the Solentiname Islands from La Fortuna (simply because we did not end up going - the decision had nothing to do with the company at all), but the service from Polle was...More

Thank Reece G
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Everything went very smoothly on the way up and back! Having Marjiory was definitely helpful as she knew everyone working at the border and helped us sail through customs with no problem. Due to the gasoline shortages and road blocks, there were no buses waiting...More

Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I absolutely recommend getting the flight into Ometepe from San Carlos. With the help of Polle at Agua Trails, and the very friendly guide on the Nicaragua side, the process was seamless. The airport at San Carlos is quite an experience to say the least!...More

Thank Gerard M
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We were very late in discovering Agua Trails for our shuttle from San Carlos - La Fortuna, so we contacted them only the evening before we wanted to travel. But they arranged everything last minute for us and it was great! Great service, by kind...More

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Polle v, Gerente at Agua Trails Crossing Border Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

First of all, thank you for taking the time to write something about our service, we really appreciate it! We always try to find a solution for our clients even with last minute reservations so I am glad we managed to do so with your...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

I'm very impressed by Agua Trail's professionalism. I originally contacted them because I was trying to go in reverse (Granada to La Fortuna), and could not find any operators that went on that route. (Tip: Their number is WhatsApp-able, so I recommend using that to...More

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

We used Agua Trails for a transfer from Arenal to Sabalos. Everything went fine. Highly recommended. Personal service as we stopped to watch some wildlife on the way.More

Thank Thomas V
PollevanPoppel, Manager at Agua Trails Crossing Border Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

First of all, thank you very much for taking the time to write something about our service, we really appreciate it! We always try to improve our service and give the people a more personalized experience. Thank you again for your kind words and we...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had some spare time in La Fortuna so we decided at the last minute to book this tour. We didn't really know what to expect. The office explained the border procedure and instructions before hand via email very well. A van...More

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PollevanPoppel, Manager at Agua Trails Crossing Border Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

First of all, thank you very much for taking the time to write something about our service, we really appreciate it! We continuously strive to improve our services and be helpful in every way possible. It is great to hear that you had a good...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent one day trip starting from La Fortuna all the way to San Carlos de Nicaragua, we had a great time, excellent tour guides and great food, highly recommended.More

Thank Juan B
PollevanPoppel, Manager at Agua Trails Crossing Border Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

First of all, thank you very much for taking the time to write something about our border crossing service, we really appreciate it! We continuously strive to improve our services and be helpful in every way possible. It is great to hear that you liked...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Polle did a great job in answering all our questions and arranged for a perfect pick up at the border into Costa Rica. He was very friendly and patient.More

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PollevanPoppel, Manager at Agua Trails Crossing Border Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

First of all, thank you very much for taking the time to write something about our border crossing service, we really appreciate it! We continuously strive to improve our services and be helpful in every way possible. It is great to hear that our services...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Polle and his team at Aguatrails did a great job of organising our one-way transfer from La Fortuna in Costa Rica to Isla de Ometepe in Nicaragua. We organised it by email in advance of our visit to Costa Rica (paying 50% upfront by PayPal)....More

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PollevanPoppel, Manager at Agua Trails Crossing Border Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

First of all, thank you very much for taking the time to write something about our border crossing service, we really appreciate it! We continuously strive to improve our services and be helpful in every way possible. It is great to hear that our guide...More

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