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Desafio Monteverde Tours - Day Tours

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Address: 50m West of Banco Popular, Opposite 'Pintura Sur' | Underneath the 'Common Cup' Cafe, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
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+506 2645 5874
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Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 07:30 - 18:00
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We’ve been helping people enjoy the beauty of Costa Rica since 1992,...

We’ve been helping people enjoy the beauty of Costa Rica since 1992, including breathtaking Monteverde. Discover the fascinating ecology of the Monteverde Cloud Forest with our Eagle-Eyed Guides! Located here in Monteverde with local experts on staff to provide free information on tours, hotels & transport, plus maps and hummingbird & monkey garden. Come visit us!

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I worked with Fabiola Fuentes - all of my interactions were through chat on their website - she secured a hotel, and activities, including a day and night hike in Monteverde, as... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Rodney T
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I worked with Fabiola Fuentes - all of my interactions were through chat on their website - she secured a hotel, and activities, including a day and night hike in Monteverde, as well as zip lining in Monteverde, and a combo tour in Arenal. I was nervous with our activities taking place on xmas - but everyone of the buses... More 

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Thank Rodney T
Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I and couple of other friends bought a complete adventure vacation package from this company. Valery was a pleasure to work with. She was always very prompt with her replies and was eager to work things out. The vendors the company work with are amazing as well. They go above and beyond to make you feel safe. All the individuals... More 

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Thank Verda80
San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great company to book your entire trip to Costa Rica. They have extensive operations in both Monteverde and Arenal, as well as good transportation options. I was happy with the pre-trip booking process as well as the actual activities. Most of the travel agencies have the same price for each activity, so I'm happy with our decision to not shop... More 

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Thank valshen2016
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Desafio Monteverde Tours was a very good service that was used on my 2 week trip to Costa Rica. They were very accommodating, patient, quick to respond and open to making any changes to the itinerary we wanted. You can either just book an excursion with them or book a full itinerary with accommodation through Desafio. Either way they were... More 

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Thank Michelle C
Portland
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Desafio were tremendous. Due to unexpected travel delays, Darlene helped change my itinierary quickly and gave me the best experience I could have in my reduced time. I felt well taken care of by the company and made sure I had an enjoyable time while traveling by myself. I was amazed how quickly new arrangements were made and kept things... More 

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Thank Graeme F
Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Darlene and the team have been very supportive! The activities and the trip were awesome from the start to the end (simplicity, convenience, fun,..). I would definitely recommend it to any solo traveller as you keep the freedom of travelling by yourself and not being locked up in a big group, but at the same time, you meet people and... More 

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Thank Florie B
New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Desafio organize everything for my week stay in Costa Rica. I told two agents, Fabiola and Valery, the excursions I wanted to do and they mapped it all out for me for an extremely reasonable price. I went to three cities, and everything was SO organized. Transportation was always on time or early, the guides were fantastic, friendly, and knowledgeable,... More 

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Thank alie7282016
Naperville, Illinois
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33 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

My husband and 13 year old daughter rode horseback with Nixon as part of their transfer from Monteverde to La Fortuna. I had read that this was a nice way to incorporate a ride into the transfer. It was incorporated into the jeep-boat-jeep transfer which the rest of the family took. The bus picked up all of us at the... More 

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Thank jskeelz
London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

I did a bungee jump here whilst on a work trip. I've always wanted to try it and figured if youre in the location where its the highest bungee in Central America, you've gotta give it a go! I was absolutely terrified. I'm not one of those people who will pretend they were cool and calm, I absolutely wasnt, I... More 

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Thank cazerous
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We had an exceptional day yesterday travelling from Samara to Canas including a rafting tour. Valery and the team from Monteverde adventure travel were always prompt and extremely helpful helping us to arrange our plans. Our driver was wonderful and had so much interesting information to share along the drive. Then our rafting tour was amazing. It is a must... More 

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