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Half Day Snorkeling & Sunset Sailing Tour

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Stop At: Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, 151, Provincia de Guanacaste, Coco We pick you up in front of Claudio and Gloria's Restaurant on Coco Beach, Playas del Coco 50503 Costa Rica

You will board by our new semi-rigid dinghy at the beach to board Kuna. You will then board Kuna! It's a 47' monohull sailboat. (this is not a catamaran). There is a bathroom below deck with running water on board.
Ice Cold drinks are served rum punch, 3 choices of beer, soft-drinks in a can, bottled iced tea, bottled water)
Depending on the wind conditions, we'll sail or motor to a calm cove for snorkeling.
You will snorkel near a reef accompanied by our snorkel guide. If time and location permits, you'll explore the beach. (If someone in your party does not want to snorkel, we can take them directly to the beach).
The snorkel guide will take underwater photos. Photos will be sent within 24 hours for free. We also take photos on deck.
After snorkeling, fruit plate will be served, followed by snacks (tortilla chips with guacamole and bean dip, tuna and paté both on whole wheat bread)
We serve the food approximately 2 hrs and 15 minutes after boarding our sailboat. It is suggested that you eat a meal prior to arriving at our meeting point.
We'll sail the bay returning back to the beach while watching the sunset.
Duration: approximately 3.5 to 4 hrs depending on local sunset time.
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Requirements:
You and everyone in your party need to be able to step up a 18 inches unassisted. Bring your own towels to dry off after snorkeling.
You need to know how to swim if you want snorkel. While we have life vests and noodle floats for all our guests to use, for your safety and the safety of all of our guests, you need at least beginner level swimming ability.
Prohibited:
Use of spray-on sunscreen on the boat (run-off makes the deck a slip hazard). The good old fashioned rub on lotion is required OR put the sunscreen on before boarding the boat.
Jumping/diving off the deck without the captain's permission and supervision
Smoking onboard is not allowed.


Duration: 4 hours
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All reviews drinks and snacks kuna vela highly recommend this tour trip to costa rica captain and crew took pictures rays jumping out of the water pura vida highlight of our trip well worth the money these guys private tour great experience andres dolphins coco sailors
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys are awesome! We could not have had a better last night in Costa Rica! They took over 250 pictures! Prettiest sunset we have ever seen! Sail with Kuna Vela next time you are in Costa Rica!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Larandtif1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went on this tour today because we heard from another couple at our hotel that it was awesome. They were right. It did not disappoint at all. The staff were beyond friendly, helpful and attentive. The first mate took us to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

CJ has a great thing going with this tour. My boyfriend and I had a great time and will definitely be doing this again when we return. The captain and Andres were AMAZING! Andres really does a good job of showing you the sights and...More

Thank aliciataplin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were picked up at our resort by CJ, the owner of the boat. He drove us to Coco Beach, about 15 minutes away, where we were picked up in a small inflatable watercraft by one of his employees who then took the 4 of...More

Thank Venture427537
Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the getting the word out with your comprehensive review. Yeah, the photos are a nice free addition. Andres loves taking them, and seeing all the smiles. I love reviewing them . . . and seeing all the smiles!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Andres and Israel were fantastic, the rum punches were great as were the snacks. We really enjoyed the snorkeling stop and felt completely catered towards the entire time. We felt that it was good value for what we got, and the pictures were a great...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey, thanks again! My crew are the best, hands down! Israel's reputation is unsurpassed in this area. We all just re-certified our Safety Certification (Lifesaving, Fire Prevention, Boat Safety) in June of 2019.

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aliciataplin
6 July 2019|
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Response from schamber66 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the number of people going from the resort. We had six, so they picked up and dropped off at the resort beach.
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jeffandmaryp
24 February 2019|
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Response from Kuna V | Property representative |
Private tours are available. They can be booked directly on the website or by calling the owner CJ. Details and contact info are on the Kuna Vela Sailing Tours website.
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