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Eden Chocolate Tour - The best chocolate tour in La Fortuna

Eden Chocolate Tour - The best chocolate tour in La Fortuna

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Indulge your sweet tooth and discover the secrets of La Fortuna's best chocolate. This small-group tour starts out in an organic cocoa plantation where you'll see the cocoa flower and trees, as well as the cocoa bean fermentation and sun-drying process. Afterward, in the ranch, you can roast and grind the cocoa beans and also, ultimately, make your own chocolate bonbons.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD37.80
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Costa Rican Coffee and Chocolate Crafting Experience: North Fields Cafe

Costa Rican Coffee and Chocolate Crafting Experience: North Fields Cafe

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As one of Costa Rica's biggest exports, coffee plays a big role in Costa Rica's economy—and its culture, too. Learn about artisanal Costa Rican coffee from bean to cup complete with harvesting, roasting, and grinding on this tour of a family-owned coffee farm near Arenal Volcano. As a bonus, try other favorite Costa Rican crops such as chocolate and sugar cane.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD43.00
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Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna

Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna

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Chocolate lovers flock to this incredible tour from La Fortuna that includes the sweetest rainforest experience and unearths the hidden secretes of local chocolate production. Visit a farm where cocoa is grown, processed and produced. This hands-on experience lets travelers eat as much chocolate as they want while learning about history, culture and traditions of this popular Costa Rican sweet.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD30.00
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Pure Trek Canyoning and Waterfall Rappelling Tour in La Fortuna

Pure Trek Canyoning and Waterfall Rappelling Tour in La Fortuna

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Rappel down waterfalls in the shadow of Arenal Volcano on this exciting rain forest adventure just outside of La Fortuna. Ride a 4x4 into the forest, where guides will help you gear up for a thrilling course featuring a rock climb and five rappels, including the ‘Monkey Drop’ and four waterfall descents. After conquering this natural playground, freshen up in a well-equipped ranch house and reward your efforts with a delicious lunch of organic Costa Rican cuisine.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD109.00
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USD109.00

Canyoning in the Lost Canyon, Costa Rica

Canyoning in the Lost Canyon, Costa Rica

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Explore the rugged landscape and forested depths of Costa Rica’s Lost Canyon. Rappel down a series of cliffs up to 200 feet (60 meters), and drop into clear tropical pools at the bottom of the canyon. Hike through a thick rain forest teeming with life and scramble over rocks as you uncover hidden secrets of this amazing area. Round-trip hotel transport from La Fortuna and a traditional Costa Rican lunch are included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD107.00
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Explore San Jose on Foot: Food Delights and Sights Walking Tour

Explore San Jose on Foot: Food Delights and Sights Walking Tour

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Get a taste of San Jose’s culture and cuisine on this 3-hour walking tour. Explore Costa Rica’s capital accompanied by an expert guide and learn about the city’s history, architecture and flavor. Explore the produce stalls of two traditional markets and discover what makes Costa Rican coffee so delicious as you sample some local brews. The tour is capped at 12 people for a personalized small-group experience.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD39.30
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USD39.30
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Explore San Jose By Night: Food and Culture Tour with Local Dinner

Explore San Jose By Night: Food and Culture Tour with Local Dinner

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Discover San Jose’s hidden delights with this unique evening tour of the Costa Rican capital. Get up close and personal with the nightlife in San Jose, starting with the Morazán Park where we will learn post-colonial Costa Rican history. From there, our appreciation for San Jose’s historical architecture continues, with a walk by the Metallic Building, then on to Spain Park for a fantastic view of the Yellow House (now the Ministry of Foreign Affairs). We’ll continue to charming Barrio Escalante, one of the oldest residential areas in San Jose. Finish the night with a 3-course meal and wine or beer pairings at a gourmet Costa Rican restaurant.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD76.50
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USD76.50
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Safari Float at Peñas Blancas River

Safari Float at Peñas Blancas River

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Immerse yourself in Costa Rica's lush landscapes on a relaxing river float in the La Fortuna region. Join a small group and gently paddle down the Peñas Blancas River and keep your eyes peeled for local wildlife like monkeys, sloths, iguanas, and crocodiles.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD82.16
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Costa Rica Cooking Class "Cook Like a Local"

Costa Rica Cooking Class "Cook Like a Local"

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Get a taste of authentic Costa Rican life and cuisine as you join a local family for a cooking class and home-style meal. Along with a guide, visit the home of your hosts outside of La Fortuna and learn about household customs and cooking techniques. Join in the preparation of a typical meal, and then savor the fruits of your labor alongside new friends.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD59.40
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Britt Coffee Tour From San José
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Britt Coffee Tour From San José

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Visit a coffee farm located in Barva de Heredia and learn about Costa Rican coffee on this guided tour. Along the way, see how the beans are grown, processed, and roasted, and find out why Costa Rica’s climate and diverse landscape provide ideal growing conditions for gourmet coffee beans. At the end of the tour, enjoy a buffet lunch with local ingredients and visit the coffee bar.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD60.00
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Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping Canyoning from La Fortuna

Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping Canyoning from La Fortuna

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Test your limits on an extreme canyoning expedition in Costa Rica! On this thrilling, half-day tour from La Fortuna, journey to a remote rain forest canyon where you rappel down cliffs, leap from waterfalls and trek through a jagged, slippery landscape. Prepare to get soaked as you splash into jungle pools and swim under cascades in an extraordinary natural playground. Numbers are limited to 10 for a personalized small-group adventure.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD135.00
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Volunteer Program at Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica

Volunteer Program at Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica

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Spend a half day learning about local wildlife and conservation during this once-in-a-lifetime Costa Rican volunteer opportunity. Enjoy the lush landscapes just outside La Fortuna and have the chance to  observe some of the country's most exotic species. Prepare food, and help maintain the grounds as you learn about local wildlife from area experts. This 3.5-hour tour of the property is sure to be a memorable part of any Costa Rican adventure!
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD58.00
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Rainforest Night Walk and Authentic Costa Rican Dinner from La Fortuna

Rainforest Night Walk and Authentic Costa Rican Dinner from La Fortuna

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Discover the sounds and sights of the rainforest after dark with a 4-hour night hike and dinner tour from La Fortuna, and visit a  frog sanctuary in the Costa Rican countryside. Follow your guide along an easy trail, and watch for the bats, nocturnal birds and mammals that rustle through the treetops and on the forest floor. Search for red-eyed tree frogs and glass frogs in their natural habitats, then enjoy a traditional dinner prepared on a wood burning stove before returning to your hotel in La Fortuna.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD65.00
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San Jose Craft Beer Walking Tour with food pairings by Carpe Chepe

San Jose Craft Beer Walking Tour with food pairings by Carpe Chepe

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Sample what’s on tap at local breweries on this pub crawl tour in San Jose. Hear about the beer revolution in Costa Rica while you learn about the brewing process and how to pair beer with certain foods. Plus, as you travel between pubs, discover the city's streets at night on this walking tour.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD55.00
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Arenal Volcano Chocolate Tour & Baldi Hot Springs. Private Tour from San Jose

Arenal Volcano Chocolate Tour & Baldi Hot Springs. Private Tour from San Jose

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An exclusive private tour that includes a visit to the rainforest, a cocoa plantation, artisan chocolate farm for learn about the chocolate history, plantation, processing and elaboration of chocolate drink and bars. Later enjoy a great relaxing time at Baldi Hot Springs, the best Thermal Pools complex in Arenal Volcano Area
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD245.00
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USD245.00
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San José Chocolate Tour

San José Chocolate Tour

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Learn about the history of chocolate from the best chocolatiers in San Jose on this 1-1.5 hours chocolate tour. You’ll learn the history of cacao through stories and lessons, about the chocolate transformation in Europe in the 18th century, and end up making chocolate yourself! At the end you’ll have sampled chocolate pairings, and be able to share your knowledge and creations back home.
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD40.00
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Pub Crawl Costa Rica with FREE cocktails & Skip-the-Line Entrance by Carpe Chepe

Pub Crawl Costa Rica with FREE cocktails & Skip-the-Line Entrance by Carpe Chepe

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Experience San Jose’s party scene with a pub crawl through the heart of Costa Rica’s capital, and skip the line with an expert guide and a fun crew of fellow travelers. Learn about the city’s history as you walk alongside your guide, drink like a Tico as you tip back house shots at a series of four bars and clubs, then dance, drink and party the night away in the heart of the city.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD30.00
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Day Trip from San Jose to Sloths & other wildlife Rescue Center

Day Trip from San Jose to Sloths & other wildlife Rescue Center

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Get out of the city and experience Costa Rica’s rich wildlife heritage with this half day private tour to the Toucan Rescue Ranch. What started out as a rescue facility for toucans has expanded to include other charismatic species such as sloths, monkeys, parrots, and owls. Learn all about them from the dedicated staff committed to their care.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD150.00
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USD150.00
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Ecogarden Arenal Night Walk

Ecogarden Arenal Night Walk

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Get a different perspective on Costa Rica's popular EcoGarden Arenal by exploring the ecological park at night. Follow the trails through a lush and incredibly biodiverse forest to see the wildlife that is most active after night falls. Learn all about the sloths, caiman, frogs, birds, cicadas, and other creatures that you spot from your guide.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD60.00
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San Jose Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

San Jose Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

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Get to know the city through the eyes of a passionate local. With no set itinerary, you can customize the tour or leave it up to the local for an insightful introduction to the city. Make travel about the people you meet not just the places you see. With our walking tours, you’ll skip the mundane historical tours and discover the city through a local’s eyes. Experience a tour that will transform the way you travel to make it as much about the people you meet, as it is the places you see. Our local guides (Lokafyers) are passionate about their city and eager to share their knowledge and perspective. Since Lokafyers are not professional guides and tour occasionally, they provide an experience that’s authentic and personal, like a friend showing you around their city. By the end of the tour, you'll feel comfortable navigating the city and confident that you have all the information you need to make the most of your stay.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD35.00
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USD35.00
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Gravity Falls Cliff Jumping and Waterfall Rappel

Gravity Falls Cliff Jumping and Waterfall Rappel

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Whether the thought of jumping off a waterfall makes your heart beat with excitement or fear, this waterfall and cliff-jumping tour is sure to get your adrenaline pumping. Professional guides will help you push your limits as you rappel down a 140-foot tall (42 meter) waterfall and jump off a series of cliffs and waterfalls, all within the beauty of the tropical Costa Rican rain forest.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD126.00
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Hanging Bridges and Canyoning Combo

Hanging Bridges and Canyoning Combo

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When you book this La Fortuna hanging bridges and canyoning tour, you’re signing up for a day of guaranteed adventure. Walk across the Mistico Hanging Bridges for stunning views of the surrounding mountains—plus Arenal Volcano—and then head to a canyon for a chance to rappel down waterfalls, rock climb, and zipline across the gorge.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD183.00
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Gastronomic Experience: Traditional Costa Rican Cuisine From Monteverde

Gastronomic Experience: Traditional Costa Rican Cuisine From Monteverde

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The purpose of this experience is to provide you a real experience to cook different traditional recipes that are part of the Costa Rican culture. You can participate in the whole process, from the dish preparation to the tasting. Classes are held in an area that has been very well equipped, each participant is given a personalized apron and hair covered. The experience takes place on a family farm in the surroundings of Santa Elena and Monteverde. The family is the one that assists you and will present the experience of Tica cuisine. All the ingredients and utensils for the cooking class will be provided to each participant. ´´Achiotada´´ chicken, chicken with vegetables, rice with chicken, ´´vigorones´´ (pork meat), rice and beans with Caribbean chicken, tortillas, meat pot, chorreadas, prestiños, etc. are some of the different recipes we must prepare, accompanied by a natural drink with fresh fruit Seasonal, coffee, chocolate, or aguadulce.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD120.00
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Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges

Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges

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Discovering the wonderful secrets hidden in this forest means finding a wildlife sanctuary; the high density of biodiversity makes this trails a unique place for observing species spotted along the way. When going on the self-guided tour, pay special attention to the different layers of the rainforest, from the treetops, the understory and the forest floor; this way you will be able to appreciate many of the species housed by this spectacular biological corridor.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD75.00
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Eden Chocolate Tour - The best chocolate tour in La Fortuna
"Our tour was just amazing. We got an impressive insight in how the cacao grows in harmony with the nature. In addition to the cacao, we even saw a sloth. And for sure the chocolate you get tastes very great."..."
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Costa Rican Coffee and Chocolate Crafting Experience: North Fields Cafe
"Amazing experience. David our guide was very knowledgeable. Excellent coffee and chocolate. I don’t like coffee but this converted me."..."
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Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna
"This was even cooler than I expected. Our guide gave use some history and science of the cacao and chocolate plant. Then walked us through the process of how everything was prepared. Then they let us try some freshly made chocolate (which was amazing). If you like dark chocolate you will not be disappointed."..."
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Pure Trek Canyoning and Waterfall Rappelling Tour in La Fortuna
"Repelling down a 150ft waterfall? Yes please. Getting dropped (safely) into a jungle pool from 50ft? Also, yes please. The entire experience was well worth the money. The guides were friendly and fun :) Also to note, there were several elderly participants with us who were with us and they managed the whole thing quite well."..."
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Canyoning in the Lost Canyon, Costa Rica
"This was one of my favorite experiences in Costa Rica! Our main guide was David who explained everything clearly beforehand. I was very nervous because I had never repelled down waterfalls before. David and the rest of the guides were super supportive and helpful to me and everyone else. I thought I would struggle a lot but after the first waterfall, I felt a lot more confident. There were some others in our group who were struggling more with climbing down the mountain. The guides saw this and each one of those people had their own guide to help them get down. They were incredible people with tons of understanding and patience!"..."
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Explore San Jose on Foot: Food Delights and Sights Walking Tour
"Fabulous tour with Luz, our fabulous guide who taught us so much about the history of San Jose and Costa Rica! She took us into the markets where we sampled gorgeous tropical fruits and then tamales and coffee! Would thoroughly recommend this tour. Luz was very generous with her time also as we had so many questions!"..."
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Explore San Jose By Night: Food and Culture Tour with Local Dinner
"Exploring San Jose in the evening by walking showed us a different side of the city. Luz was very knowledgeable and passionate about her country and culture. We learned an incredible amount and appreciate the great introduction to Costa Rica!"..."
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Safari Float at Peñas Blancas River
"This was so much fun, we saw crocodiles, monkeys, lizards, so many birds and a sloth! So worth it! Our tour guide was so great and the food at the end was so good."..."
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Costa Rica Cooking Class "Cook Like a Local"
"Great experience! lots of fun! Highly recommend. Well organized, good value for the money. Our whole family enjoyed doing it!"..."
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Britt Coffee Tour From San José
"This tour was amazing. I’ve learned so much with our tour guy Luis. The lunch was amazing 😋. Highly recommend doing this tour if you are visiting Costa Rica. Pura Vida"..."
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Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping Canyoning from La Fortuna
"Roy has been a great guide! We had an amazing gravity falls day! 👍🏼 Thanks for everything. Highly recommended!"..."
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Volunteer Program at Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica
"This was the second time I have done this tour. Carlos was amazing and I learned so much! This is a must do activity for any age!"..."
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Rainforest Night Walk and Authentic Costa Rican Dinner from La Fortuna
"Fantastic experience, we saw so many cool animals in the dark. The guide was very knowledgeable and skilled, able to spot animals we would have never noticed. She answered all our questions thoroughly as well. The property has a gorgeous view of the valley and the food was delicious"..."
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San Jose Craft Beer Walking Tour with food pairings by Carpe Chepe
"We really enjoyed this tour. Great food and beer pairings at each stop. Iva, our guide, was very knowledgeable on the types of beers, the beer making process and the CR breweries. She keep the group engaged as well, since were the only non Costa Ricans on the tour. We picked the hotel pick up option as well which was nice. ."..."
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Arenal Volcano Chocolate Tour & Baldi Hot Springs. Private Tour from San Jose
"Making our own chocolate from the beginning of the bean. Really fantastic! The guy who guided the tour is really funny and explains everything very well. And he started with a quiz. Tasting chocolate as much as you want at the end with all kinds of combinations in flavors."..."
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San José Chocolate Tour
"We we at the same session Ira was. He wrote such a good review, see below, there's nothing to be added. Great job ladies!"..."
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Pub Crawl Costa Rica with FREE cocktails & Skip-the-Line Entrance by Carpe Chepe
"Our tour guide was great. Very nice and friendly. He even helped my husband get a cab home. It was a great night out"..."
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Day Trip from San Jose to Sloths & other wildlife Rescue Center
"All of it. Daniel is an remarkable guide. He knows everything. Whether it is flowers, snakes and Birds. Also, he engages us."..."
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San Jose Like a Local: Customized Private Tour
"Mauricio did a very good tour through San Jose with us, he showed as the key sights including the central market and explained very well."..."
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Gravity Falls Cliff Jumping and Waterfall Rappel
"My brother and I had an amazing time on our tour with Daviche, Luis, and Gustavo. The tour began at the Desafio agency in town where the guides drove us (30-40min) out to the excursion location. We were a small group of 4, which was quite nice. We stopped on the way for bathrooms and to buy a quick breakfast. When we arrived at the location, which was on private property, we received a quick tutorial on the equipment and how to rappel. We all wore harnesses, life jackets, and helmets. The first rappel was very high up, but we felt relatively safe — the equipment appeared to be new and of good quality and there was a guide at the top and bottom managing the rope. After that we jumped into several waterfalls and had a lot of fun! At the end there is a very high (11 meter) jump option for ultimate thrill seekers. It is nice that there is typically a route around if you are too scared, but I would not recommend this to anyone out of shape or afraid of heights. At the end, we had light refreshments and had the option to purchase photos for $10. We drove back and had a nice lunch at the Desafio property. All in all a great morning that exceeded expectations. Highly recommend!"..."
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Hanging Bridges and Canyoning Combo
"The excursion was two parts by two different operators which we didn’t realize. The hanging bridges tour was supposed to be mistico park but they switched it out with sky park because Mistico was closed for Good Friday. Which is fine but they did not tell us until it came up in conversation when our guide picked us up. Julio was our tour guide and andres was our driver. They were fantastic. If you are looking for a guide for hikes, I recommend Julio. Bring extra cash because as I didn’t realiZe it was a different operator for the first and second parts I didn’t have enough to tip as much as I had wanted. Also, lunch is with pure trek at pure trek. A groups zip lined in the morning and are lunch at the zip line place and when they got back to pure trek for lunch they had already eaten. I suggest trying to determine who the operator is for the second part of the combo so you can be prepared."..."
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