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The Floating Tour

Drake Bay, Costa Rica
+506 8906 2002
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An Amazing Experience

Traveling by canoe up the river through a rain forest was amazing. It was so peaceful and calm and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Helen V
Exactly what I wanted and more!

Floating through the jungle was such an incredible experience! This tour is definitely for the more... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sonyaarnis
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Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (5 reviews)
“life jackets” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Drake Bay, Costa Rica
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+506 8906 2002
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"empanadas"
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"beautiful waterfall"
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"easy hike"
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"every step of the way"
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"great combination"
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"an amazing experience"
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"floating tour"
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"the river"
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"the pacific ocean"
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"primary forest"
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"walk along the beach"
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"fun tour"
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"pineapple"
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"water shoes"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling by canoe up the river through a rain forest was amazing. It was so peaceful and calm and who doesn't like the sound of a gurgling river? I was a little hesitant about jumping into the river but once I made it in it...More

Thank Helen V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Floating through the jungle was such an incredible experience! This tour is definitely for the more adventurous travelers but I highly recommend it. Our tour guide was Alvaro and he was great! He gave us great information about the trees, wildfire, and history of Bahia...More

Thank sonyaarnis
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Pictures a lazy river in the middle of the rainforest and your in it! My tour guide was Carlos and he was very informative of the trees, surroundings, nature in total. The tour started with a short car ride into the jungle and with a...More

Thank Tiffany C
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Fun tour! Starting from a walk in the jungle, along with cool stories by the guide. Visiting a refreshing falls and moving on to floating on the river. The guide was funny, interesting and supportive. Worked well with kids and adults. He brought some food...More

Thank noam256
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

This tour was one of the best laid-back activity we did in CR. Our guide was amazing. Bring shoes for a muddy trail walk and to wear in the water. I felt totally safe and looked after the whole time. Most unique way to see...More

1  Thank briank22018
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

This is a very interesting tour. Nice informative trek followed by a swim in a natural pool and great fun floating down the river. Our guides Carlos and Alvaro were super. I would do it again.

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Thank Gimen
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

This tour was so fun! You get to learn about different types of trees and wildlife in the area. Our guide even knew about a lot of the medicinal uses of things in the jungle. They provide lunch and are there with you every step...More

Thank Fogle N
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

This was definitely one of the very best things we did. The tour guide was so focused on making sure we were all safe and having a great time. I am rather clumsy and old, 64, but always felt safe on the climb and the...More

Thank lrmooney
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

After a pleasant two hour hike we jumped into a lovely waterfall! Then we put life jackets on our bottoms (legs through the arm holes), and floated downriver... so much fun! It's an adventure: jumping off rocks into the water, navigating through rapid areas, but...More

Thank Judith V
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

We had kids ages 8, 10, & 15 come on this tour. We had a great time during the hike learning about some of the plants and animals. The float was exciting and everyone did some cliff jumping. Alvaro personally escorted my 8 year old...More

Thank Jessijean
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Robin D
19 September 2016|
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Response from Erick P | Property representative |
The tour hes talking about is another one... the floating tour we are talking about here goes from 8 am till 1:30 pm, you will need tennis shoes and clothes that can get wet, we will pick you up from your hotel, the cost is... More
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