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Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids

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Overview
The Sarapiqui River is the perfect combination of adventure and nature. This section is filled with class II to III rapids of clear, refreshing water that swerves its way through the tropical rainforest of Sarapiqui, making it a true paradise! More than 2 hours of fantastic adventure in the Sarapiqui rainforest on the river.
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  • 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 return to the starting point
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
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 instruction to ensure a safe and thrilling ride. At the halfway point, stop for a fresh fruit buffet and a swim before continuing on. The rafting lasts roughly 2.5 hours in total. Conclude your tour at the rafting office, where a traditional Costa Rican lunch awaits. Those who selected hotel drop-off will be returned to their lodging after lunch.
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Important Information
Departure Point
• Your hotel in San Jose or La Fortuna
• Main center if staying near Sarapiqui
Departure Time
8:00 AM
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 travelers
  • 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
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Our rafting tour with Aguas Bravas was really great. The day started with a delicious costa rican meal. Then we were brought to the Sarapiquí River with our guide Gustavo. He is a great guide and got us safely through the rapids and made it really fun. Short before the end of
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Response from gerencia100, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 2 days ago
Hello!, Thank you for your kind review, we are glad your enjoyed your tour with us. Best regards,
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This was my first time rafting and even though I was scared I wanted to try something new for my 40th bday! It was four of us and the guide Bryan. The rapids weren’t bad but enough of us non swimmers. Lol. We even were adventurous and rode on the front of the raft. Pablo
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Response from gerencia100, Guest Relations Manager at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 18 Sep 2019
Hello Caroline, Thank you for share your review, we are very happy that you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you again for a new challenge. Best regards,
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We had an excellent time! Guide was so nice and helpful, let the kids jump into the river at two spots. Kids felt amazed going down the rapids and I loved it! My 2nd time, kids' first time. ages 8 and 13yrs
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Response from AguasBravas, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 16 Sep 2019
Hello Hannia Muchas gracias por dejarnos su comentario, nos alegra que haya disfrutado el tour con sus hijos, fue un placer poder servirle. Saludos,
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This was one of the highlights of my recent trip to CR. We were collected at our hotel and brought to the river.....given a brief safety demo and away we went. Our guide PABLO was so good and really made the trip, he was very funny and really informative of the wildlife and
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Response from Stay63309316241, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 17 Aug 2019
Hello Joe, Thank you for your review and recommendation. We are very glad that you enjoyed your experience with us. It was our pleasure to have met and served you. Best regards,
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We were a family of 4 with Pablo, our captain. We had a great morning together with a mix of speeds, nature and wildlife along the river. Pura Vida, Pablo! They made some really nice pictures of us in action. The lunch is simple, but tasteful. One small suggestion to the staff:
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Response from Stay63309316241, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sarapiqui River Rafting Class II-III Rapids
Responded 17 Aug 2019
Hello Jan, Thank you for share your review and for the suggestion. We are very glad that you enjoyed your morning with us!, Best regards,
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Key Details
  • Duration: 7h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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