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Costa Rica Dive and Surf

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Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
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well run and fun!

We drove 2 hours to do the Cano Island dive trip, based on recommendations. The staff were... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
knuckles2
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Phoenix, Arizona
Perfect snorkeling experience

Wow! What a trip!!! My travel friend Barbara and I booked the day trip to Isla Cano. And it was so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anna W
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Diving and Surf School, Tours to Cano Island and Whale's Tail Marine Reserve. Padi Diving Courses, Surf School and Surf Board Rentals. Waterfall Tours, Whitewater Rafting tours and Adventure Guide School for Diving, Surfing and Whitewater Rafting.
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“cano island” (66 reviews)
“boat ride” (20 reviews)
“sea turtles” (14 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We drove 2 hours to do the Cano Island dive trip, based on recommendations. The staff were efficient, welcoming, and quick to suit up trip members. We had our own gear, but they took care of it for us. Short walk to the beach, onto...More

Thank knuckles2
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! What a trip!!! My travel friend Barbara and I booked the day trip to Isla Cano. And it was so worth it... the crew was perfect, explained everything in detail and gave a lot of insights and background information. We were a small group...More

Thank Anna W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Cano Island excursion. Great experience all around. Great crew and dive guides, super vibes on the boat. Even though the visibility wasn’t that good, we saw an amazing amount of fish (large schools of barracudas, sharks, rays, ...). Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went diving at Isla Del Caño with Costa Rica Dive and Surf Uvita and it was a blast! Dive conditions were amazing, we saw dolphins on the way there, and the crew was awesome. They had such a good vibe and made the trip so...More

Thank Nina K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Crew is great, ocean is great, this shop is great and their tours are great. I don't have much else to say.

Thank Ben D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With so many places that offer surfing lessons, you want to make sure you go to the one that has friendly and knowledgeable instructors and staff. This is the one to choose! Everyone is so helpful and friendly, they'll make sure all your questions are...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided kind of last minute to go for a day trip out to Cano Island. leaves at around 9:00 and returns at around 3:00pm, As a reference for readers, I'm an experienced holiday diver, so not speaking for the experts that go out dozens of...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We booked this tour approximately one week in advance. We were staying in Uvita and the shop is nearby. The staff was friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating. We set out in a pretty good sized group. As we traveled towards Cano, the staff would stop when...More

Thank Josh C
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Costa Rica D, Dive Instructor at Costa Rica Dive and Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hola Josh! Thanks so much for your great review! We are so happy you had such a great time! Regarding the issues of regs having small leaks and the tanks having less than 3000psi: We pride ourselves in having great rental equipment that is well...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

We went on the Cano Island dive trip at the end of December 2017 and it was fantastic. We are not Padi certified and enjoy to go on resort dives so we had an introduction session with Yan the day before in the swimming pool....More

Thank Anvers2000
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We arrived in Uvita to do some local diving, as we had Cano island booked already when we were staying in Drake Bay. We arrived to learn that their boat was broken, and they cancelled our trip. OK, stuff happens, but they initially tried to...More

Thank Peter T
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Costa Rica D, Dive Instructor at Costa Rica Dive and Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hola Peter! Thanks for your feedback. We are sorry you were very disappointed with our operation, but we really did everything we could to help you to still enjoy your day. Unfortunately the boat we had scheduled for the local tour just had the propeller...More

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Response from Keriaworth | Reviewed this property |
The other answers were great and we also saw some great sea life. We did not travel with our dive gear so I would also like to add that you may want to wear a wet suit. Not that the water is cold but they have these little... More
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