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Safari River Floating & Don Pedro's Farm Tour

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| Sunset Tours, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Costa Rican Biodiversity with a Bit of Traditional Farm Life

This is a great tour to experience a wide range of Costa Rica’s amazing biodiversity; the river... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Avon, Ohio
Activity not to be missed! Great tour for Families

This is 2nd best in our vacation @ Costa Rica near Arenal. Great and safe experience for family... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Cary, North Carolina
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| Sunset Tours, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great tour to experience a wide range of Costa Rica’s amazing biodiversity; the river acts as a natural magnet for wildlife and we saw many birds including herons, hawks, toucans; crocodiles; lots of howler monkeys and iguanas; several sloths, including one with...More

Thank Steve1362
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is 2nd best in our vacation @ Costa Rica near Arenal. Great and safe experience for family with small kids! Tour guide was friendly and we got to see Birds, Bats, Snake and Crocodiles. It was a much-needed break with Farm. The family treated...More

Thank YSGM
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The Safari Float was definitely a highlight of our trip. We had Carlos and Marcos as our guides and they were phenomenal guides. They were very knowledgeable, knew English very well, and were very accommodating. The river is very peaceful with a minimal amount of...More

Thank hungrystarfish
Reviewed 31 March 2017

What an amazing river float tour. We saw 3 crocodiles, four separate families of howler monkeys (one that included two precious babies), toucans, parrots, a tree snake (variety unknown). And the stop at Don Pedros after 1 1/2 hours on the river was a great...More

Thank Ed H
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We took this tour on the advise from some travelers we met. They loved it and so did we. Jorge was our guide, and he was great. Good transport to the river, and lots of info along the float. The stop at Don Pedros farm...More

1  Thank go4fun66
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I didn't know I had to paddle but it was great. Saw the animals and the guide was fantastic. The added stop at the farm was so quaint!

Thank tanniab2017
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This trip was amazing! We chose to canoe over rafting and the entire trip did not disappoint. Although we were worried when the shuttle was late picking us up, they more than made up for it. Pedro is an eagle eye guide, spotting snakes and...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We enjoyed our float down the Penas Blancas River. We saw 2 crocodiles, Jesus Christ lizards, howler monkeys, blue herons, iguanas, and lots of small birds. The stop at Don Pedro's ranch was really cool and it was great to meet his two daughters Anita...More

Thank Antonia C
Reviewed 26 February 2017

My daughter (age 11) and I took this tour. Even though it was high tourist season, there was only one other person with us. The day was sunny and we saw some animals, including bats, monkeys, birds, and two crocodiles. This is a very safe...More

Thank Skaerje
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great trip down the river with Martin! His love for the birds was apparent! We saw crocodiles, monkeys, a sloth and many beautiful birds. The stop at Don Pedro's was beautiful! We had a 6 and 8 year old with us and...More

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5 November 2017|
Response from Skaerje | Reviewed this property |
My daughter (13 years old) and I went on this tour last January and thought it was fun. The guide is very knowledgeable, provides a thorough history of ecotourism and Costa Rican environmental policies. We saw a fair... More
18 June 2017|
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Response from Skaerje | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely safe! I took my 12 yo daughter.

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