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Class III-IV Whitewater Rafting at Pacuare River from Turrialba - with unbiased reviews

Class III-IV Whitewater Rafting at Pacuare River from Turrialba

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Overview
Both first-time and experienced white-water rafters will love splashing their way through 18 miles (29 kilometers) of Class III and IV rapids along the Pacuare River. On this convenient day trip from Turrialba you'll experience some of Costa Rica's most beautiful nature while floating and bouncing your way down the river. Don't worry about safety, as you'll be given a full briefing before you start.
Highlights
  • Lunch from a scenic riverside camp is included
  • A fun day out for friends and families with older kids
  • Travel through the heart of Costa Rica's lush jungle landscape
  • Best suited to active travelers who enjoy swimming and getting wet
What to Expect
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Stop At: Explornatura, 4th Avenue, Turrialba downtown, Turrialba 7150 Costa Rica
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Important Information
Departure Point
Explornatura office, Avenida 4 Turrialba Cartago CR, Provincia de Cartago, Turrialba, Costa Rica
Duration
5h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • What to bring:
  • T-shirt
  • Swimsuit
  • Shorts
  • Tennis shoes or sandals with ankle straps (no flip-flops)
  • Sunblock.
  • Extra clothes and towel will be needed at the end of the tour
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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GailVSmith wrote a review 7 Dec
62 contributions19 helpful votes
An excellent way to spend a day. The river was flowing well for our first go at white water rafting. Our guide explained all safety procedures and encouraged us to have fun. There was a lunch stop en route where our guide and one from another rib prepared tasty food using one
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from Explornatura, Owner at Class III-IV Whitewater Rafting at Pacuare River from Turrialba
Responded 2 days ago
We are glad to know about your experience with us. Most of our rafting trips are 1 or 2 rafts. Our guides put a lot of effort in making the trip safe and fun for you. Thank you very much for your comments and for your visit. Hope to see you again in Turrialba. Pura Vida
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mortamerjones wrote a review Sep 2019
12 contributions5 helpful votes
This was a great trip. Water moderately high. Lunch was delicious. Luis our guide stated that rafting was a job and treated it as such. He seemed bored all day and was a bit aloof and abrasive with his comments, critiques and commands. There was little in the way of commentary
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Response from Explornatura, Owner at Class III-IV Whitewater Rafting at Pacuare River from Turrialba
Responded 30 Sep 2019
Thank you very much for your feedback, we are glad that your overall experience was good and we are going to paid attention to your comments to grow as a company and help our guides. The Pacuare river is a great place and have a good safety kayaker make it even better. I hope you had a great trip in Costa Rica. Pura Vida
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meerestier wrote a review Jul 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
Expecting just a nice family activity, we where very delighted by the guides, the river and the rapids. Highest regards! Cheers Lars
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from Explornatura, Propietario at Class III-IV Whitewater Rafting at Pacuare River from Turrialba
Responded 4 Aug 2019
We love to have families with us. Thank you very much for your visit and for your comments. I hope to see you again in Turrialba. Pura Vida
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Skylar Brown wrote a review Jul 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
The Pacuare River was a beautiful place to go rafting, and Explornatura was serious about safety and having a great time. Our guide Luis was friendly and very knowledgeable about rafting and the surrounding area. Would highly recommend!
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from Explornatura, Propietario at Class III-IV Whitewater Rafting at Pacuare River from Turrialba
Responded 4 Aug 2019
Thank you very much for your comments, Luis loved it. We are safety first company and then we have fun. Please feel welcome to be back with us. Pura Vida
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Kristen T wrote a review Jul 2019
81 contributions1 helpful vote
We were in a boat with just the three of us, along with the cousin of a guide to help us paddle. I really appreciated the small group, as we passed some other groups on the river with 5-6 boats each holding 8 passengers, and it seemed like a much more commercial experience. Ours
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Date of experience: July 2019
Response from Explornatura, Propietario at Class III-IV Whitewater Rafting at Pacuare River from Turrialba
Responded 20 Jul 2019
Diego and Eduardo loved your comments and say 'muchas gracias" for comming with us and for your comments. We hope you visit us in your next trip, we prommess to have the delicious lunch your like it. We are a small company, most of our trips are from 1 to 2 rafts and as you said we make it authentic and local. I hope the rest of your vacation was as great as your trip with us. Pura Vida
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