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Itinerary
1 Hour: Rainforest Express
You begin at our shop in the center of Jaco; the guide takes you in direction of the rice fields behind Jaco where depending on the level, you can cross the river in various spots or ride along the river side if you don’t like to get wet meanwhile your surrounded by butterfly trees and depending on the season and hours of the day you can admire the variety of wild birds. Such as, scarlet macaws, toucans, hawks, and falcons. Then you will head to the nearest ocean view where you can enjoy another perspective of the city of Jaco. Very ideal for a sunset tour.

2 Hour: Extreme Vista
You begin at our shop in the center of Jaco; the guide takes you in direction of the rainforest where you start to have chances of seeing nature and wild life. You will come to a small waterfall where you can make your first stop to take some nice photos, after that depending your driving skills, you will begin to drive up the mountain in the direction of the peek. Once you are there you will have a second stop where you can enjoy the magnificent views of Playa Jaco, Peninsula Nicoya, Gulf of Nicoya, Tortuga Island, and Manuel Antonio. Then you head to the Rancho of Doña Marta where you can use the restroom, buy a drink, or eat some of here delicious empanadas cooked on a wood burning stove, enjoying an amazing panoramic view of ocean and mountains. After enjoying great views and trails we proceed back to the shop.

3 Hour: Waterfall Jumper & 4 Hour: Extreme Rainforest
You begin at our shop in the center of Jaco; the guide takes you in direction of the rainforest where you have chances of seeing wild life. Such as, Parrots, Toucans, White-nosed Coati, Tayras, various types of Lizards and occasionally white face monkeys. Then you will come to a small waterfall where you can make your first stop to take some nice photos, after that depending on your driving skills, you will begin to drive up the mountain in the direction of the peek. Once you are there you will have a second stop where you can enjoy the magnificent views of Playa Jaco, Peninsula Nicoya, Gulf of Nicoya, Tortuga Island, and Manuel Antonio. Your guide will then take you to a big waterfall that is approximately 30 feet tall; you can take a swim, or take pictures and relax for a few minutes enjoying the river and the mist from the waterfall. After enjoying greats views, waterfall and an amazing tour we proceed back to the shop. Options to choose different routes to different waterfalls.
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Overview
Explore Jaco’s rice fields or forests with a 1-, 2-, or 3-hour 4X4 buggy tour that’s a family-friendly way to get off the beaten path. Follow your guide along a tropical river and spot the bright birds that nest alongside the water, then enjoy sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean. Discover waterfalls hidden in the trees and zoom up the side of a mountain, and tailor your adventure to your time, interests and group.
Highlights
  • Get off the beaten track in a 4x4
  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • All necessary equipment included
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Our Buggy tour was awesome!

Our tour was awesome! Our Guides Ramiro & Eliot were amazing, they were knowledgeable about the area taking time to point out local wildlife and taking us to places for some wonderful photo memories. The vehciels were new and in great shape and being an...More

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An_Xtreme_Rider, General Manager at AXR An Xtreme Rider, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for your review! And Ramiro and Eliud would also like to thank you for mentioning them and that your enjoyed the experience with them. We always like to read about the experiences our guests have in the rainforest! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
3 Hour Buggy Tour with David

We did the 3 hour buggy tour to the waterfall with David! It was beyond amazing, we HIGHLY recommend. Our tour guide had us follow him through the rainforest with 3 stops: first was the top of the mountain that had butterflies. He took pictures...More

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An_Xtreme_Rider, General Manager at AXR An Xtreme Rider, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! David would also like to thank you for mentioning him and that you enjoyed the experience with him. Thanks for also taking the time to write about your adventure as we greatly appreciate hearing from our guests, to see how...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile
Amazing Time!!

I cannot say enough good things about our guides Diego and Enrique. They guided us wonderfully throughout the day and taught us so much about your country. The lunch was incredible also. Thank you so so much!!!

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An_Xtreme_Rider, General Manager at AXR An Xtreme Rider, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Thank you for your review! We at AXR, Diego & Enrique would like to thank you for writing about your experience. We hope to see you again in the future for another adventure into the rainforest! Pura Vida

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile
Costa Rica 3 hour Buggy Tour

Pachi is an awesome tour guide. We stopped for beautiful views and he was very knowledgeable about all of them. We stopped at a cafe for lunch and they invited us into their kitchen just like we were family. We stopped at a beautiful waterfall...More

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An_Xtreme_Rider, General Manager at AXR An Xtreme Rider, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Thank you for your review! Pachi would also like to thank you for mentioning him in your review, and that you enjoyed the experience with him We thank you for taking the time to write about your experience with us! Thanks again and we hope...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile
AXR

Booked a mountain buggy tour with AXR,, price was totally reasonable, sites and experience was. Amazing. Our tour guide Diego was fantastic. He made the trip for us,,,showing us beautiful lookout points,waterfalls and the best cafe with amazing authentic Costa Rican food. Diego was very...More

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An_Xtreme_Rider, General Manager at AXR An Xtreme Rider, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thank you for your review! Diego would also like to thank you for mentioning him and that you enjoyed the experience with him in the rainforest! We always appreciate our guests writing about their experiences! And we hope to have you back soon for another...More

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