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Full Day Jaco Jungle Adventure Pass

Full Day Jaco Jungle Adventure Pass

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Go horseback riding, ziplining, waterfall rappelling, and ATV-ing on this adventure-filled all-day guided tour in the Jaco Jungle. Saddle up on a Costa Rican stepping horse and ride past giant trees, monkeys, and nesting macaws. Then, learn how to rappel down a waterfall before ziplining through the rainforest setting. Finish the day with an afternoon ATV ride. A Costa Rican lunch is also included.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$195.00
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$195.00

3 Hour ATV Tour Through Costa Rican Rainforest

3 Hour ATV Tour Through Costa Rican Rainforest

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On this Jaco off-road ATV tour, it’s all about the journey—and the destinations. Take a thrilling ride through rugged mountain terrain en route to a vista point and two waterfalls, one of which has a 15-foot (4.5-meter) jump to try (if you dare). Be sure to bring a swimsuit to refresh yourself in the natural pool either way.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
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Personalized Beach Adventure Near Jaco

Personalized Beach Adventure Near Jaco

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Ride along one of Costa Rica's beautiful beaches during a horseback riding tour at a secluded coastal ranch near Jaco. All experience levels are welcome, as professional cowboy guides give beginners the instruction they need and let more advanced riders cut loose and trot, gallop, and ride in the surf. Choose from a morning or afternoon departure to best suit your schedule and enjoy a delicious drink after your tour.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.00
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$70.00

Full Day Tour to Tortuga Island from Jaco

Full Day Tour to Tortuga Island from Jaco

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Whether you want to relax or be more active, this full-day catamaran tour to Tortuga Island from Jaco delivers. The island has some of the most unspoiled beaches in Costa Rica, ideal for swimming and snorkeling. Make use of the jacuzzi on board and go for a fun banana boat ride if you wish. This is a fun day out that couples and groups of friends will love.
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  • 12 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$128.21
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Horseback Riding on the Beach of Esterillos.(Cr Beach Barn)

Horseback Riding on the Beach of Esterillos.(Cr Beach Barn)

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Set off on a leisurely horseback ride along the beach in Esterillos Este, Costa Rica. This small-group tour is a great way to admire the beautiful coastal scenery of Costa Rica. Ride through jungles and admire the local flora and fauna including almond trees, toucans, and sloths until you reach the Esterillos Este Beach on the Pacific Ocean.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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$75.00

Horseback River Tour in Jaco

Horseback River Tour in Jaco

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Ride a horse into the jungle on a 1.5-hour tour from Jaco to a towering waterfall, ancient groves of trees and a remote valley ranch. Watch for white-faced monkeys, toucans and macaws as you guide your Costa Rican stepping horse along the trail and enjoy the cool spray from the 180-foot (55-meter) El Encanto waterfall. Take in stunning views of the thickly forested landscape, then finish your tour with fresh fruit and juice at the scenic ranch.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
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$70.00
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$70.00

10 Hidden Waterfalls With Local Cuisine

10 Hidden Waterfalls With Local Cuisine

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We will take you to Las Monas (the monkeys) Rainforest. It is a 25 minute hike in to the jungle you will be learning about the natural vegetation used for medicine by the natives of Las Monas. The Experience lasts 2.5-3.5 hours depending on how long you would like to be at each waterfall and swim in the natural pools. You do not have to swim if you do not want to ;) Once we get to the Waterfalls you will get to swim in the 10 natural pools or jump from the top of the waterfalls. On our way back you will have the pleasure to taste the local cuisine at La Casita del Sabor (The Home of Flavor), cooked by the Grandmother of Las Monas town. It is the perfect tour if you want to be one with nature and local culture. Hike starts easy then gets a bit more difficult so not suited for anyone with a handicap. Approximately from the start of the river to the 1st waterfall is 1km (15-20 minutes) then will see new waterfalls every 50-100 meters.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$65.00
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ATV Adventure & Horseback Riding with Waterfalls Combo Tour

ATV Adventure & Horseback Riding with Waterfalls Combo Tour

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The countryside around Jaco Beach is ideal for an outdoor adventure and this action-packed tour includes two fun activities in one day. Saddle up for a scenic horseback ride through the mountains, hike down to a natural waterfall, and cool off with a swim beneath the falls. Next, take the wheel of an ATV for a thrilling off-road excursion along mud tracks, jungle trails, and coastal roads with spectacular ocean views.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.40
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$140.40

Transfer Private From Jaco to San José or Airport up to 5 passengers (one way)

Transfer Private From Jaco to San José or Airport up to 5 passengers (one way)

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At the end of a fantastic vacation in Costa Rica, the last thing you need is to deal with chaotic or late taxi drivers. Pre-book this private shuttle from Jaco Beach to San Jose or the airport to simplify things. Your driver will meet you in your hotel lobby and take you to your destination. All you need to do is sit back and relax.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$144.00
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$144.00
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Day Tour to Playa Fantasia on Sealounge Catamaran
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Day Tour to Playa Fantasia on Sealounge Catamaran

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Escape to a secluded beach paradise on a day cruise to Playa Fantasia, a hidden stretch of sand on the Nicoya Peninsula that's only accessible by boat. Enjoy the 40-minute catamaran ride from Jaco Beach, and spend several hours relaxing on beach hammocks or trying water sports like surfing, snorkeling, and boogie boarding. Stay refreshed with included tropical cocktails and a fresh chef’s lunch prepared right on the beach.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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$129.00
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ATV Tour in Jaco Beach, enjoy Jungle, River, and Beach - No large groups

ATV Tour in Jaco Beach, enjoy Jungle, River, and Beach - No large groups

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Experience the Costa Rican jungle from an exciting perspective on this private ATV tour. Traverse rivers, beaches, jungle paths, and muddy trails in the Jaco Beach area, and learn about your surroundings from your dedicated guide. Enjoy photo stops and a chance to relax on the beach for a bit before concluding the experience.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.00
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$89.00
Price varies by group size

Best Manuel Antonio day tour from Jaco

Best Manuel Antonio day tour from Jaco

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Professional, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic guides with take personal care of this tour, fully air conditioned modern vans and coaches, small group tours organized by us, we can also arrange custom private or large group tours upon request.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.29
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Damas Island Mangrove Boat Tour from Jaco
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Damas Island Mangrove Boat Tour from Jaco

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Explore the largest mangrove ecosystem in Central America on this Damas Island boat tour from Jaco. Venture into the diverse landscapes and hidden natural wonders of this incredible destination and see indigenous wildlife, birds, reptiles and fish from the comfort of your boat.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$104.00
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$104.00

Horse Tours, Jaco region Costa Rica

Horse Tours, Jaco region Costa Rica

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Step off the tourist trail into the safe hands of Shawna and Rod and their incredible team. Every detail is taken care of, meaning you can relax and get into the Pura Vida spirit. Our award winning tour will take you through the stunning, pristine, primary forest and across the open farm land of this 1300 plus acre private reserve. Surrounded by an amazing array of flora and fauna. A perfect combination of riding, nature exploration, relaxation and fun. A completely unique experience
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.18
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$87.18

Jungle Crocodile Safari and Bird Watching Tour

Jungle Crocodile Safari and Bird Watching Tour

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Explore the Tarcoles River, home to one of the world’s largest crocodile populations, on this guided boat tour. Along the way, learn about the area’s biodiversity and spot crocodiles, reptiles, and other local wildlife, including more than 50 bird species. Plus, enjoy some Costa Rican coffee and other refreshments on board. Private tour options are available.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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Manuel Antonio National Park Adventure

Manuel Antonio National Park Adventure

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A guided tour enriches your experience in Manuel Antonio National Park by providing information about the park’s plant and animal life and expert navigation between the park and your regional hotel. Plus, this tour offers a stress-free way to visit one of Costa Rica’s must-see destinations in just one day.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$97.20
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$97.20

Zip Line + Horseback Riding & Waterfalls Combo Tour

Zip Line + Horseback Riding & Waterfalls Combo Tour

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Experience the classic Costa Rican thrill of ziplining plus a return to nature on horseback with this combo tour. Ride a tractor up a mountain and then soar back down on a high-speed, 10-cable zipline course. Back on solid ground, mount a well-trained horse for a scenic ride through the rain forest. Feel a world away from civilization with a short hike to a waterfall and natural swimming hole, where you can cool off in true ‘Tico’ style.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.60
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$119.60

Beach Adventure Manuel Antonio

Beach Adventure Manuel Antonio

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A horseback ride along a remote Costa Rican beach is poised to become a highlight of any tropical vacation. Trot through forested areas en route to Esterillos Beach, stopping to enjoy an oceanfront lunch (morning tour) or a picture-perfect sunset with drinks (afternoon tour). This tour is limited to a small group for a more intimate experience.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
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$65.00

Horseback Adventure from Jaco

Horseback Adventure from Jaco

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A horseback ride along a remote Costa Rican beach is poised to become a highlight of any tropical vacation. Trot through the a Manuel Antonio nature reserve en route to Esterillos Beach, stopping to enjoy an oceanfront lunch (morning tour) or a picture-perfect sunset with drinks (afternoon tour). This small-group tour is limited to eight people or fewer for a more intimate adventure.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$65.00
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$65.00

Manuel Antonio National Park Hiking Tour from Jacó
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Manuel Antonio National Park Hiking Tour from Jacó

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Navigate the trails of Manuel Antonio National Park on this incredible hiking tour from Jaco. Wander the rugged terrain of the park's scenic peninsula, stroll on beautiful beaches and explore tropical rainforest and stunning coastlines. This tour is ideal for active outdoorsmen who want to experience the beauty of Costa Rica's diverse landscapes and incredible wildlife. 
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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$99.00

Paragliding Flight Las Terrazas 900 ft high takeoff

Paragliding Flight Las Terrazas 900 ft high takeoff

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Glide over the rain forest near Jacó Beach during a tandem paragliding flight in Costa Rica. Your guide ensures that you are securely attached by the harness before lifting off and soaring up to 900 feet (275 meters) high. Take in panoramic views and hear commentary from your guide during the flight, which lasts about 20 minutes. Hotel pickup and drop-off is available from Jaco, Herradura, and Hermosa beach areas.
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  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.00
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$140.00
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Jaco Birdwatching and Photography with Sergio

Jaco Birdwatching and Photography with Sergio

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We are a tourism company made up of travel and local experts, located in Jaco on the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica. With a wide selection of adventure, culture and nature tours, ideal for families, friends and nature lovers. We will guide you in the true country of Pura Vida. All our tours are completely private and operate with local people. Sergio Ulate, director and founder with more than 15 years of experience and his passion for surfing, nature and culture, decided to join a group of surfers, nature lovers and local artists and create a company where they can share their lives pure. Living the life.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.54
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Horseback, Zipline and Rappel Combo Tour Jaco

Horseback, Zipline and Rappel Combo Tour Jaco

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This three-part jungle adventure combines a horseback ride to a waterfall with ziplining and rappelling, making it possible for busy travelers to fit all the excitement into one day. Set in a river valley near Jaco, the tour balances thrilling outdoor sports with time to enjoy the plants and animals of the rainforest. This makes it an ideal excursion for everyone from nature lovers to adrenaline junkies.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$135.00
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$135.00

Bird Watching Tour in Tarcoles river

Bird Watching Tour in Tarcoles river

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Explore the Tarcoles River and discover its biodiversity on this guided bird-watching tour. Sail along in a comfortable, safe boat from which you’ll have the chance to spot more than 50 bird species. The river’s muddy banks and mangroves are home to a number of shorebirds, seabirds, and other native wildlife.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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What people are saying about Nature and Wildlife in Jaco

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Full Day Jaco Jungle Adventure Pass
"Loved it! It is quite a hike up to get to waterfall repelling but worth it for the experience. Got to see lots of wildlife."..."
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3 Hour ATV Tour Through Costa Rican Rainforest
"We had a great time! Kevin was so patient with us, we had never driven ATVs. Make sure to bring an extra set of clothes and shoes!! Amazing!"..."
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Personalized Beach Adventure Near Jaco
"So fun! Had a blast! Would definitely go back here. Our guide Gustavo had a great personality and was so accommodating."..."
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Full Day Tour to Tortuga Island from Jaco
"The beach was fantastic. And the tour guides were amazing. The drinks were a flowing. Get the coconut water with rum coconuts. Delicious!!"..."
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Horseback Riding on the Beach of Esterillos.(Cr Beach Barn)
"My family and I throughly enjoyed our ride. The Beach Barn CR was easy to find. Our guide walked us through a quick training. The horses are gentle and well trained. The scenery was amazing. If you are thinking about horseback riding do it here. We even got a fantastic recommendation for dinner afterwards. Thanks again."..."
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Horseback River Tour in Jaco
"First the tour guides were awesome. They def made me feel safe and secure while riding Rosa (Horse). Being as though this was my first experience riding horses I think it went pretty good. Although it was very cool, I doubt I’ll ever do it again lol just not my thing. I recommend everyone giving it a try to discover if it’s your thing or not."..."
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10 Hidden Waterfalls With Local Cuisine
"Each waterfall is bigger then the previos one, more unique and more wonderful. Our Tourguide Roberth took very good care of us and shared his knowledge with us. It was completly awesome. Thanks for the experience. Greetings Dennis & Anke"..."
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ATV Adventure & Horseback Riding with Waterfalls Combo Tour
"Excellent experience all around! The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. Wesley was a patient and clear ATV instructor/guide. We were able to change our activity from our original selections at no additional cost and within minutes. The facilities and the equipment are impressive. We had a blast. Thanks for everything!"..."
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Transfer Private From Jaco to San José or Airport up to 5 passengers (one way)
"Mauricio was an excellent driver and showed up promptly to the minute. Allowed us to stop at the supermarket to stock up on groceries before dropping us at our condo."..."
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Day Tour to Playa Fantasia on Sealounge Catamaran
"Orlando and his crew were great! Everything was very organized and they took many safety precautions for the trip. Beautiful views and the Beach was beautiful with plenty of activities. Would highly recommend! We were 17 people deep and had a blast!"..."
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ATV Tour in Jaco Beach, enjoy Jungle, River, and Beach - No large groups
"Enrique was an awesome guide we had a blast for my friends birthday. It was our best day so far. He taught us all the safety rules and riding was a breeze will definitely be back the next time I visit."..."
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Best Manuel Antonio day tour from Jaco
"Exon and Diego were AMAZING! We enjoyed the tour of the park and really enjoyed the beautiful beach. They went above and beyond to help us find a covid test spot as well (for reentry to the US) One hundred percent recommend this tour service. Tour guides spoke great English and was friendly and fun."..."
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Jungle Crocodile Safari and Bird Watching Tour
"We saw beautiful birds and crocodiles. The guide gave us a lot of information about everything. He was very nice to us!"..."
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Manuel Antonio National Park Adventure
"Our guide was outstanding. Very knowledgeable and friendly. We highly recommend her. She was able to spot a wide variety of creatures and tell us about them and the vegetation."..."
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Zip Line + Horseback Riding & Waterfalls Combo Tour
"Our guides were amazing. Gabriel and Roberto on the Zip Line and Greddy on the horseback riding trail made the experience extraordinary. I highly recommend this trip."..."
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Beach Adventure Manuel Antonio
"Amazing, Beautiful horses, amazing beach, amazing guide, local, owns company with his brother. Superb."..."
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Horseback Adventure from Jaco
"So much fun. Beautiful beach and guide. Diego and his brother are so kind and patient with those whose horseback riding experience is limited. The horses were beautiful and kindly raised. Like vex the entire experience. This was our best experience in the Jaco area."..."
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Manuel Antonio National Park Hiking Tour from Jacó
"The tour guides were so knowledgeable and passionate. Random questions they were able to answer. I would not have seen any of the animals without them. Food provided was great and cost was worth it. Please tip, they deserve it."..."
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Horseback, Zipline and Rappel Combo Tour Jaco
"it was so much fun! the zip lining was my favorite part. the tour guides were great and super helpful <3"..."
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Bird Watching Tour in Tarcoles river
"Nice short tour filled with interesting local stories. Our guide provided a very knowledgeable information on birds and the crocodiles' funny names."..."

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