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Tomato Adventures

Golfo de Papagayo, Playas del Coco 50101, Costa Rica
+506 8355 2766
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Most Personal service to be Found

This February was our second year to use Tomato Adventures and once again we were not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
barista53
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des moines, IA
TOMATO ONE FISHING BOAT IS THE BOSS

Had an awesome time with Jimmy and Pepe. They LOVE to fish so they know where to go. It was very... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Teresa R
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Tequesta, Florida
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Tomato Adventures was founded by Mauricio Badilla Ch. (Tomato) A tour Guide with more than 9 years of Costa Rica, being bless to be born and race in this country, became very fast in a person who care about nature and love to show the tourist everything about Costa Rica a real ambassador of this own country a person in who you can trust.
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Golfo de Papagayo, Playas del Coco 50101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This February was our second year to use Tomato Adventures and once again we were not disappointed. Tomato's company is not your typical large tour company. He is quick to answer questions, shows up on time, and speaks excellent English. His knowledge of Costa Rica...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Had an awesome time with Jimmy and Pepe. They LOVE to fish so they know where to go. It was very reasonable and caught a lot of fish. They were the best. You must book a trip with the Tomato One.

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Let me say this up front about TOMATO ADVENTURES...best decision we ever made in 3 trips to Costa Rica! Tomato (Mauricio) is extremely knowledgeable, kind, and reliable businessman. He started his business for all the right reasons and chooses to keep it small and personable....More

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Reviewed 3 January 2017

We went on several tours with Tomato out of Tamarindo Costa Rica and were very pleased! He is knowledgeable of the area, great personality and so reliable. From the Buena Vista tour (zip lining, horseback riding, Waterfall hike, hot springs/bud baths), to ATVs on the...More

1  Thank Jodie C
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

"Tomato" (yes, he is a guy!! His ruddy complexion led friends to call him "Tomato.") has been an excellent vacation services guide since I first encountered him back in 2010. Our vacation group usually numbers around 16 or so. Cheerful, courteous, reliable, energetic, mature, patient,...More

Thank Mike H
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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Tomato took us on several tours, and he was fantastic! His personality, combined with his reliability and his knowledge of and evident pride in Costa Rica, make him the perfect guide. Highly recommend!

Thank Laura K
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

This is our second time using Tomato in Costa Rica. He is completely reliable and is very responsive to all communications. I find this extremely beneficial when booking airport transfers and excursions from the States. He provided airport transfers to and from our resort at...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

Mauricio (Tomato) was a wonderful for guide for both the excursions we took with him. So knowledgeable, friendly and proud of his country. You can tell he truly loves what he does. Always aiming to give us the best service. We did the Palo River...More

1  Thank HVtraveller
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Reviewed 12 June 2016

Tomato is a wonderful tour guide. We went on four tours during the week and everything was as expected with excellent service from beginning to end. Tomato is friendly, funny and knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend and reuse this tour guide service.

1  Thank Laurie G
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Reviewed 23 November 2015

You couldn't ask for a better tour guide. First class service from beginning to end, we got everything we wanted and then some, because Tomato is not only affable and completely accommodating, but he is like traveling with your own complete Encyclopedia. Whether it's history,...More

1  Thank Olivia F
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Yes, my husband and I are over 50 and really didn't want the bus full of 40 other people. We opted for Tomatoe Adventures. You can go to his website and look at what he has to offer. Plus he can customize some of the... More
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