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If you want to discover the real Costa Rica, we can help. We offer a variety of tours such as scuba diving and snorkeling, mountain and volcano hikes, white water rafting, horseback riding, mountain biking, ATV tours and Zip Line/Canopy tours. We...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Hotel Tambor Tropical, Tambor 20112, Costa Rica
+506 8829 6848
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Javier, Max, Albert, and Elvis were amazing. So helpful, friendly, and lived up to expectations. Javier went above and beyond to make sure our trip was what we expected. He even helped us to book a ferry back to Puntanearas, helped us with placed to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 11 October 2018

First off: WOW! What a great time we had with Pura Vida Expeditions. We booked two tours with Pura Vida Expeditions with Xavier who was stationed at our Hotel Tambour Tropical. The first tour was a combined fishing & whale watching tour. Second was a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Ben D
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Pura Vida Expeditions CR is really a treasure of Tambor and the peninsula. The staff are exceptional in the care and consideration of their guests. All of the experts on staff really listened to our ideas of what we wanted for our vacation excitement and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank lizal536
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Would highly recommend booking a fishing trip with Javier. Well organized and a fun experience. Gustavo and Elvis took us out, they are a great pair. Took care of everyone, drinks, fresh fruit and a great catch, a Rooster fish! This was the highlight of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Javier and the Pura Vida staff are the best! it was the best tour we did during all our stay in Costa Rica. Recommended 200%!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Martin B
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

The guide and skipper were an incredible pair. They provided a lot of laughs and fun for the whole day. They stopped at s variety of locations to show /share some local sights and history. While diving, they went down and found small creatures to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dave L
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Javi and his team were very friendly, answered all of our questions (and we had lots!) and really made us feel welcome in Costa Rica. The prices were very reasonable! I truly appreciate how flexible they were with our schedule and made sure we had...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Tambor Tropical Hotel last week and had the privilege of meeting Javier & Booboo (will always be known as). We went on Atvs right from the hotel & had a blast. Booboo was fantastic & very informative about the areas we were...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kalabundy
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Spent last week at the Tambor Tropical Resort, and had the pleasure of meeting Javier and the Pura Vida staff. They were wonderful, happy, and outgoing. My husband and I went on the Bioluminescence tour (please note: if there is a half or full moon,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank CarmenOak16
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We had the amazing opportunity to travel (car and driver) from Tambor for a 3 day tour of the Monteverde area. All the planning was done by Javier of Pura Vida Expeditions. We toured a coffee plantation, chocolate processing and sugar cane processing. This tour...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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9 January 2019|
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Response from Dave L | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately my familynonlybusedvtgectiur company for a boat charter. As well we were staying in a hotel ( another story) that was very close to the departure point, so transportation to and from was very easy and was... More
23 August 2018|
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Response from _rin_wright | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Transportation from your hotel to your attraction and return back is all included with Pura Vita. Javier is the one to speak to about pricing. There is many different options