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Address: San Jose, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 3525054001
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Unique Personalized Tours since 1991. Combination Day Tours from San Jose...

Unique Personalized Tours since 1991. Combination Day Tours from San Jose and surrounding area hotels to Beaches, Volcanoes, Rainforest, Waterfalls, Canopy Tours, River White Water Rafting, River wildlife criuse in covered motorboat, and much more. Vist opur website at listed above.

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Superior Day Tour

My mother, cousin, and I had an amazing time with Mike! We started our private tour once Mike picked us up and we rode up difference provinces within Costa Rica on our way to the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 June 2016
Selby J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

My mother, cousin, and I had an amazing time with Mike! We started our private tour once Mike picked us up and we rode up difference provinces within Costa Rica on our way to the Poas volcano. During our trip, we made a stop at a quaint coffee plantation where we got a chance to take a closer look at... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Manager at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

Thank you Selby for your kind review. You and your extended family were such a pleasure to be with on the tours. Looking forward to having you all on a tour soon. Your friend in Costa Rica , Mike More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

A personal, very knowledgeable, friendly and unhurried, our English speaking guide knew every nook and corner of the area, and brought us to out of the ordinary places that standard tours don't - this was the best tour and best guide we could have asked for, much above our expectations- highly recommend- ask for Mike if available.

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Thank Eli F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

We booked three different tours with Mike. He was knowledgeable and courteous. We had a great time exploring the country! Mike went above and beyond to ensure that we got great photo opportunities. He was also flexible and didn't mind adjusting plans when our 7 year old got tired and cranky. We recommend Paradise Tours and would use them again.

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Thank Robnjeff
Williamsville, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

I booked a half day personal tour of the Poas Volcano Park/ 2 Waterfalls tour with Mike. I don't think you will find a more knowledgeable tour guide in all of Costa Rica! This man knows his history of the area as well as his way around town. I think the price was very reasonable for a personal tour tailored... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Manager at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review M. You were sincerely a pleasure to have on the tour and it would be a pleasure to have you on one of tours again in the future and I hope to see you again soon! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016

We had one extra day in San Jose before our cruise began so we looked around for the best way to spend it. After several emails back and forth we were able to organize a private day trip to the Sarapiqui River and Chocolate tour with a very nice lunch. On time and with great enthusiasm, Mike appeared and we... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review Michael, It was a pleasure to have you both on the tour. We are lucky to have such nice and appreciative people like yourselves on our tours. We hope the rest of your vacation went well and we hope to see you both again soon, which would sincerely be a pleasure. All the Best... More 

Buffalo, NY
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

Had only one free day in the San Jose area and wanted to make the most of it. We couldn't find a tour company that did the Poas volcano, zip lining, and La Paz Waterfall Gardens, except for Paradise Tours. Mike suggested we pay extra and make it a private tour so we could do what we wanted. It probably... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015

I had two free days at the end of a business trip and wanted a quick tour to Poas volcano. Mike walked me through all the options and I chose to spend a little more for a personal tour rather than be one of 25 on a bus. BEST DECISION EVER. We left early to catch the caldera before it... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your generous and kind review. You were like having an old friend who had come to visit.and we hope you will again soon as it truly was a pleasure to have you as our guest. More 

clifton NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

Since we were only visiting one part of the country (Manuel Antonio) I thought it might be interesting to see a different part of Costa Rica. This tour seemed like the easiest way to do this and was really great. I mostly enjoyed just driving up the mountain of the volcano and enjoying the views. Mike is a great guide... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

You guys were great to have on our tour and we want to thank you for your review. You were just as nice on the tour as you were with your review. Thank you both! More 

Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

One of the greatest days during a recent vacation in Costa Rica. Mike - a great guy with a personal touch and tons of knowledge. And the freshly pressed strawberries from his wife... wow!!! ") If you plan to visit Costa Rica, greatest way to see Poas and Arenal with great explanations. Thanks Mike...

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so very much Patrik for your kind and generous review. It was truly a pleasure to spend the day with you and show you what I know people what to see, . . The Best of Costa Rica "All in a day from San José!". We hope to see you both again soon. All the best to you,... More 

Tiger, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

After reading reviews on transportation from the airport to downtown San Jose and area hotels, we opted to contact Mike and Paradise Tours for the 30 minute trip to and from the airport. With four adults and luggage, we were not sure about all fitting in a small taxi comfortably, and the cost of riding with Mike was comparable to... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

A belated Thank You for your review. It was a pleasure to help you out and looking forward to seeing you all again soon. More 

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