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This narrow river offers white-water rafting that's enjoyable at every...

This narrow river offers white-water rafting that's enjoyable at every level.

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Went river rafting with aventuras de sarapiqui. Not too hard, but loads of fun. Good for all ages and abilities. Our guide, Davis, kept us smiling. They served a snack of... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
Mel H
Palatine, Illinois
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Palatine, Illinois
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Went river rafting with aventuras de sarapiqui. Not too hard, but loads of fun. Good for all ages and abilities. Our guide, Davis, kept us smiling. They served a snack of watermelon and pineapple.

Thank Mel H
Las Vegas
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208 reviews
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

We had so much fun on our river rafting trip with Aventuras del Sarapiqui! The section of river we were on is rated as Class 2-3 as far as rapids go; not scary, but exciting! Beautiful tropical scenery all around with opportunities to see colorful birds, monkeys, and sloths too!

Thank joyful1LasVegas
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

We did a rafting tour from Aventuras del Sarapiqui. We had fun, it was not to difficult for not to young children, or a little older people, like we are (around 60 years of age).

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Nashport, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Left from San Jose and 2 hours later our group made it to our destination in the Rain Forest. We took a boat ride up the Sarapiqui River and then took a hour long horseback ride through rain forest and late lunch. Returned to original meeting point after a return trip on the river boat, Was a treat to see... More 

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Tampa, FL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The motor boat ride was very relaxing. The captain/operator appeared to be very proud of his Country and his job. He was very informative and got us close to iguanas, monkeys, birds, crocodiles. Be aware: At location they only accept cash or a voucher from a hotel. During the raining season, tours are not available.

Thank Alex F
Chilamate, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

This river is the ideal. Surrounded by lush green rainforest in the upper section of the river there are Class III-IV rapids... further downriver the river widens and deepens for boat tours and great wildlife viewing including birds and crocs... all along the river you will find local swimming holes and Tarzan swings!!!!

Thank Yazmin I
burbank, ca
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

The boat ride was relaxing... the main attraction: the crocodiles, iguanas, monkeys and birds that made up some of the wildlife that inhabit the river and forest. This was definitely a highlight of our week-long tour of this beautiful country.

Thank foodhoundBurbank_Ca
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

we took a cruise with sarapiqui river cruise, which went up river into the nature preserve. I think we were short a guide, but the driver pointed out monkeys, a lot of birds and a couple of lizards including the "Jesus lizard". Definitely recommended.

Thank GoHawks5
Stratford, Canada
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

We rented a boat from Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui and went down the river to where it meets the San Juan River and the border of Nicaragua. We saw many crocodiles, iguanas, monkeys and birds. A beautiful way to see these beautiful creatures. You can also take a boat right out to Tortugera and stay overnight. We did that last... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

Great river for all sorts of adventure and leisure activities including: White water rapids treks canoeing bat tours chocolate tours Pura Vida!

Thank RafikiLondon

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