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White Water Rafting - Sarapiqui River Class III-IV

Highlights
  • Navigate the white water of the Rio Sarapiqui with expert rafting guides
  • Look for migratory birds and other Costa Rican wildlife on tranquil stretches
  • Learn about local culture and enjoy a freshly prepared lunch at a family restaurant
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White Water Rafting - Sarapiqui River Class III-IV
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White Water Rafting - Sarapiqui River Class III-IV
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Overview
Conquer the class III and IV rapids of the Sarapiqui River, known for its cleanliness and abundance of wildlife. On this white water rafting adventure from La Fortuna, complete a challenging run through evergreen forests and migrating bird habitats, enjoying the unspoiled scenery on calmer stretches. Celebrate your voyage with lunch prepared over a wood stove at a family-run restaurant for a full day that combines Costa Rican nature and culture.
What to Expect
We will pick you up from your hotel around 8 am and will head on over to the river giving you a tour of the region as we pass by different landscapes.  Once at the put in of the river, you will be introduced to your guide and given your equipment.  Following a thorough safety talk and paddling technique practice, you will be ready to go rafting.  What is unique about rafting with us is that we combine the class III-IV section of the river with the best rapids of the class II-III section, giving you more time on the river than anyone else. 
You will descend for about 3-3.5 hours down challenging and adrenaline pumping white water, big fun waves and drops nestled in the beautiful Costa Rica rain forest.  When you are not busy paddling, we will point out to you all the wildlife we see since this river runs close to the San Juan-La Selva Biological Reserve famous for bird migration.  Half way, you will stop for a fruit break and eat come delicious fresh local pineapple, watermelon or mango. At the end of the tour, you will visit a local family run restaurant called a Soda where they will prepare for you a delicious traditional lunch cooked on a wooden stove before your one hour ride back to La Fortuna. 
This trip not only gives you the adrenaline rush from rafting down class III-IV rapids, but also enriches your experience by emerging you in cultural and natural history.  We pride ourselves for doing an eco-friendly sport, for providing personalized customer care, for supporting the local community, for educating and for doing what we love with a passion.  Come join the good vibes and support small local businesses.
Reviews (25)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Far More Than Just Rafting!

From the time I booked this trip, I was pleased with the quick responses to questions. We were picked up in a beautiful land cruiser for what was to be a private day tour, much to our surprise! Andreas was absolutely amazing, and along the...More

Thank BOOMERANGO
Reviewed 6 days ago
Great day in the river

If your're looking for a private trip and a really nice day. Go for this trip, Diana and Andres will give you the best of Costa Rica in one day. Nice rafting and great guiding. We saw a lot of animals on the river and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LucieV1
Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing day activity with a great company!!

Diana and Ahndres were fantastic! We had some last-minute changes to our booking and they accommodated everything, even issuing a full refund for one of our group who couldn't make it any longer due to injury! Ahndres clearly knows the river as well as anyone...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank michaeldB1678KA
Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing White Water Rafting Tour!

One of the absolute best memories of our trip! Diana was super sweet in setting up all the booking plans while Ahndres and his crew did an amazing job giving us an incredible trip. A smaller company, we got the a very intimate experience; tons...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ZSS19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing Experience

This is one activity you absolutely must do!! The guides really know what they're doing so you can just enjoy the adventure. You're in great hands! Will definitely do this again if I'm ever in Costa Rica again. Pura Vida!!

Thank travelbee811
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