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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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US$ 110.00*
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Full Day Class II-III Rafting and Zipline Tour from La Fortuna-Arenal
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US$ 145.00*
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Class II-III Rafting and ATV Tour from La Fortuna
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US$ 89.00*
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White Water River Rafting Class III-IV from La Fortuna-Arenal
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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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La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 7262
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Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the highlights of our trip! Our tour began with a 40 minute drive from our hotel to the river and, after a brief security talk we begun our journey downstream. After that we spent around an hour? maybe more making our way through...More

Thank Jennifer_Ramos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were impressed with the professionalism of our guides for rafting on the Sarappiqui River. The Class III-IV trip delivered thrills and spills but we were confident that we were in good hands. Afterward we received a delicious meal.

Thank Robin P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the raft trip today: level 2-3. It was awesome. The driver and guides were very friendly and professional. It was more than rafting; it was a whole day. We were very impressed with how well run and organized this company was. Our guide...More

Thank Danielle A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back in mid-August from a trip to Costa Rica. I was with an organized tour group who used Wave Expeditions. The guides were fun, safe and very well organized without being overly bossy. While there is always risk associated with these activities, I...More

Thank thejeffhamilton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time water rafting and we were very impressed with Jose and Pita, our guides for the trip. We had a great time and it was exciting without being dangerous. We definitely recommend this! It was our favorite thing we did.

Thank A6088DNmaryh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of four decided to take their first white water rafting experience with this company. At first, we were surprised and were told the balsa river was closed on the day we booked this trip. However, Marcos our guide was great and reassuring and...More

Thank m0sberg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

JUST DO IT! We booked the zip line (canopy) and the white water rafting. First off - the booking process was easy from the states. A couple emails and a phone call for CC information, we had our reservation! They picked us up at the...More

Thank aliciammooradian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fun excursion that offers lunch and a shot of Sugar Cane Moonshine. The rafting was amazing and the guides were professional and dedicated to keeping you safe.

Thank Nathan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

this tour is a must. we booked the sarapiqui rafting class III and IV and we were nervous at the beginning specially since i don't know how to swim. I rented my own car but they still picked us up free of charge in a...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Started out at level 3 then got easier on Rio Balsa. We had a group of 6 and had so much fun! Saw wild sloths and iguanas. Had a great time and the staff and photographer was great! Would recommend.

Thank chadtalk
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Julie A
1 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
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
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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