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Costa Rica Tropical Adventures

150 Meters SE of Manuel Antonio Soccer Field, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Fantasic Time!!!

Mel, Guillermo and Nico were fantastic guides that provided an amazing experience. Their... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2017
bowersed
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San Isidro del General, Costa Rica
ABSOLUTELY AWESOME

Mel was totally the best! He took great care in making sure we enjoyed every single moment. He... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2017
Star S
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Columbus, Georgia
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We are a small adventure company that offers a more personalized and custom service to our clientele. We offer, rafting, waterfall, hot springs, hiking and off the beaten path types of tours. We will show you the authentic hidden treasures of Costa Rica. Our adventures are appropriate for the whole family and even for those seeking a little extra thrill. We will accommodate you according to your needs.
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Hours Today: 6:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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150 Meters SE of Manuel Antonio Soccer Field, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Reviewed November 1, 2017

Mel, Guillermo and Nico were fantastic guides that provided an amazing experience. Their instruction was excellent and we always felt like we were in great hands. They also showed extensive knowledge of the river and surrounding areas always picking the most enjoyable and thrilling routs...More

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tropicaladventurest, Owner at Costa Rica Tropical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Glad to hear that your tour was enjoyable. We always try to provide our clients with the best service possible from start to finish. Please do come back again for another adventure if you are ever in the area.

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Reviewed September 28, 2017

Mel was totally the best! He took great care in making sure we enjoyed every single moment. He gave us a good safety briefing then made sure we were always safe throughout the trip. We were able to enjoy a hike to the falls and...More

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tropicaladventurest, Owner at Costa Rica Tropical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Mel knows how to do a tour! I am pleased to hear that you felt safe during your tour. Thank you for the recommendation. Hope to see you in the near future. Safe travels.

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Reviewed August 28, 2017

We were lucky enough to go to Manuel Antonio area of Costa Rica for our anniversary and we were told how awesome white water rafting with Mel would be. I was a little nervous never having done this before, and although my husband had done...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

We booked a trip with Mel and our experince was awesome!! He brings along a staff of a few guides in the water and I did not realize the significance to this until we got to the water and HIS guys were helping another company...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

This was our first time white river rafting and Im so glad we were with these guys! We were very nervous and trying not to show it in front of our adult kids and these guys just made it so much fun. They were so...More

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Costa Rica T, Owner at Costa Rica Tropical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Sometimes we get people that are a little nervous or even scared in the beginning, but after we get started they see its not that bad. We are happy to hear that the fear was gone after the first rapid and that in the end...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2017

We just returned from 2 weeks in Costa Rica and the experience was absolutely incredible. This was predominantly due to the amazing time spent with Melvin trekking 4 days through the jungle, whitewater rafting, cave dwelling, river crossing, waterfall diving and many other wild adventures....More

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Costa Rica T, Owner at Costa Rica Tropical Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Thank you for your wodnerfull comment. We are happy to hear that we made such an inpression on you and that your tour with us was a highlight. Anytime you want to come for a visit please let us know. All the best!

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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

We did the rafting tour with Mel and his friends today and had a great time! They were so knowledgeable about the area and so much fun. I wouldn't hesitate to do any tour with these guys! It was the highlight of our trip to...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

We did the half day Saverge whitewater rafting tour with this company. As the title says, this was one of the highlights of our trip. Reuben picked us up at our hotel and drove us about 30 minutes from Manuel Antonio to the area where...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2017

We were so fortunate to have found CR Tropical Adventures to guide us through our family's first whitewater rafting experience. Mel, the Canada educated Costa Rican, was witty, friendly, and always had the safety foremost during the entire time. Our crew, Roger was knowledgeable and...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2017

I had high expectations for our rafting adventure and CR Tropical Adventures certainly lived up to them. It was a blast and I felt safe the whole time. Their guides are beyond great, they are skilled, friendly and make the adventure even that much more...More

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khofmann0722
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Damian G | Property representative |
Yes we do have a website. We also do Hot Springs and Nauyaca Waterfall tours. It would be our pleasure to take you out on one of our tours!
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Marisacac
January 20, 2018|
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Response from Damian G | Property representative |
The water levels are not down. The rafting on el Chorro is great. Class 3 and 3+. It wouyld be our pleaseure to take you on one of our rafting trips!
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Chelsea Z
May 6, 2017|
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Response from Damian G | Property representative |
Good afternoon, Chelsea, Yes there are hot springs in the Manuel Antonio Quepos area. It takes about 45 min. to get there. We do a tour where we take you there and spend about 2 hours there. The hot springs are tucked... More
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