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Tomato Adventures

Golfo de Papagayo, Playas del Coco 50101, Costa Rica
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Tomato is amazing tour guide

“Tomato”was amazing in so many ways, he made our family vacation fantastic, Such a Knowledgable... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Tomato is the Best tour guide for Costa Rica!

Tomato has an expert knowledge of Costa Rica. He is excellent with children making their tours... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Toronto, Canada
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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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"liberia airport"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

“Tomato”was amazing in so many ways, he made our family vacation fantastic, Such a Knowledgable, caring man for his country, his love and knowledge of animals is extensive. He arranged and escorted us on private tours where we seen sloths, every kind of monkey, poison...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Tomato has an expert knowledge of Costa Rica. He is excellent with children making their tours special by educating them of nature and answering questions. We enjoyed every tour from Zip lining, horse back riding, water slide, hot springs with mud bath, and swimming at...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our son in law arranged two tours with tomatoe one of the Palo Verde national park and one to see a nature reserve traditional lunch in a small town and waterfall and souvenirs and coffee tasting to end the day. Felt very comfortable with Tomato...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Family could not have treated us better! From the time Tomato picked us up at the airport, Tomato answered our every need, question, prayer!! He waited for members of our party whose flight was delayed before taking us to our villa. He suggested and arranged...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

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.

1  Thank Teresa R
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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

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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!

1  Thank Laura K
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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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