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Wave Expeditions

La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 7262
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Best One-stop Destination for Outdoor Adventure! WAVE Expeditions Adventure Company invites you to explore the famous northern zone of Costa Rica. WAVE Expeditions is BEST option for all your favorite outdoor activites in one location. Arenal is the one stop destination for Rafting, Canyoning, Hiking, Wildlife, Canopy, Biking and much more! WAVE Expeditions has earned a reputation for professionalism, organization, and high quality trips.
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Hours Today: 06:30 - 21:00
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La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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+506 2479 7262
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Reviewed today

This company runs an excellent rafting experience. It was run on-time and the staff did all they could to make the experience real, fun and safe. They also added a nice farm tour which enhanced the Costa Rican experience. I highly recommend this company.

Thank ajlesq2017
Reviewed yesterday

Our family of four had a wonderful rafting trip with Wave.It was Class II-III.Gerald was our guide.He was so much fun! The river was beautiful,the rapids were perfect since it had rained the last couple days! The snack break was quite a show.A bunch of...More

Thank svchikoti
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great trip! MARIO was amazing. Sit up front of you want the full experience! Very good waters we probably hit some 3 rapids which was fun! MARIO let us float down the calm part of the river! Also fun!!

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Jairo was our guide and he was awesome!!! Super nice. The rafting was Class 2-3 and it was amazing. Adrenaline filled. My cousin is afraid of water (due to the fact she can't really swim) but even she had an awesome experience!! Definitely recommend this!...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We did many adventures in la fortuna but this was one of our favorites!! Jose was our guide and he was awesome. The river was beautiful, the fresh fruit snacks and lunch at the organic farm were delicious, and the guides were all very helpful...More

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 5 days ago

The rafting trip was just the right amount of height and power to be fun, but didn't go on so long that you were exhausted or freaked out. We did a whole tour of Costa Rica with Monkey tours and this was the highlight. Although...More

Thank Severnture
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was probably the most thrilling adventure we had in Costa Rica. The combo we booked was white water rafting, but since we had already done a white water rafting trip with another company, they arranged tubing for us instead. We tubed on the same...More

Thank Waffie67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A first rate adventure on a really awesome river. Nothing but white water for 8 miles and some great rapids. Jorge our raft captain was excellent and Horacio and Pablo looked after us from their kayaks and took brilliant photos. Superb day, thank you.

Thank Jorge M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This experience was outstanding. The guides are great, the river a blast, the fruit break mid trip, the lunch at I forget the name was KILLER, best meal we had on our entire trip. Really well organized, nice people, affordable pictures, can't say enough nice...More

Thank Rimshot13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Río balsa was fluded so we went to rio sarapique and it was one of the best expiriences ever and julio our tour guide made sure of that. Thank you desafío for a great experience.

Thank naidalys r
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Julie A
2 January 2017|
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Response from waveexpedition | Property representative |
Hi Julie I have 2 water mad children as well! Our min age for the zip line and rafting combo is 8 years old, however I have an option that might work for you. We can go ahead and book your family for the Zip LIne... More
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Dennis J
2 August 2016|
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Response from waveexpedition | Property representative |
Hi Dennis.... Great to hear you will be joining us on the river next month. The rivers here in Costa Rica are younger rivers and that means they are actually quite shallow in most parts. The depth various... More
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Jamie C
2 August 2016|
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Response from Giulicri | Reviewed this property |
I would not bring it: I also get cold easily, but the water was already warm in July, it was even a raining and cloudy day and I never felt cold. You will wear a tide life jacket and you are supposed to paddle ... quite a... More
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