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Half Day Snorkel & Sunset Sailing

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Stop At: Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, 151, Provincia de Guanacaste, Coco We pick you up in front of Claudio and Gloria's Restaurant on Coco Beach, Playas del Coco 50503 Costa Rica

You will board by our new semi-rigid dinghy at the beach to board Kuna. You will then board Kuna! It's a 47' monohull sailboat. (this is not a catamaran). There is a bathroom below deck with running water on board.

Ice Cold drinks are served rum punch, 3 choices of beer, soft-drinks in a can, bottled iced tea, bottled water)

Depending on the wind conditions, we'll sail or motor to a calm cove for snorkeling.

You will snorkel near a reef accompanied by our snorkel guide. If time and location permits, you'll explore the beach. (If someone in your party does not want to snorkel, we can take them directly to the beach).

The snorkel guide will take underwater photos. Photos will be sent within 24 hours for free. We also take photos on deck.

After snorkeling, fruit plate will be served, followed by snacks (tortilla chips with guacamole and bean dip, tuna and paté both on whole wheat bread)

We serve the food approximately 2 hrs and 15 minutes after boarding our sailboat. It is suggested that you eat a meal prior to arriving at our meeting point.

We'll sail the bay returning back to the beach while watching the sunset.

Duration: approximately 3.5 to 4 hrs depending on local sunset time.

Notes:

Requirements:

You and everyone in your party need to be able to step up a 18 inches unassisted. Bring your own towels to dry off after snorkeling.

You need to know how to swim if you want snorkel. While we have life vests and noodle floats for all our guests to use, for your safety and the safety of all of our guests, you need at least beginner level swimming ability.

Prohibited:

Use of spray-on sunscreen on the boat (run-off makes the deck a slip hazard). The good old fashioned rub on lotion is required OR put the sunscreen on before boarding the boat.

Jumping/diving off the deck without the captain's permission and supervision

Smoking onboard is not allowed.


Duration: 4 hours
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Departure Point
Del Coco Beach, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica

Traveler pickup is offered
For an additional charge we pickup from RIU Hotels for $40. Mangroove, Secrets $20. Cash, PayPal, Venmo and Zelle accepted. Round Trip Taxi is more than double what I charge!
Departure Time
2:00 PM
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • You will board by our new semi-rigid dinghy at the beach to board Kuna. You will then board Kuna! It's a 47' monohull sailboat. (this is not a catamaran). There is a bathroom below deck with running water on board.
  • Depending on the wind conditions, we'll sail or motor to a calm cove for snorkeling.
  • Ice Cold drinks are served (3 choices of beer, 4 choices of soft-drinks in a can, bottled iced tea, bottled water, rum punch)
  • You will snorkel and explore the beach with our snorkel guide.
  • The snorkel guide will take underwater photos. Photos will be sent within 24 hours for free.
  • After snorkeling, fruit plate will be served, followed by snacks (tortilla chips with guacamole and bean dip, tuna and paté Hors d'oeuvres)
  • We'll sail the bay returning back to the beach.
  • Duration: approximately 4 hours
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Entry/Admission - Kuna Vela Sailing Tours
Exclusions
  • Sunscreen not included.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • You and everyone in your party must be able to step up 18 inches and have good use of both arms and both legs.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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All reviews drinks and snacks kuna vela highly recommend this tour trip to costa rica rays jumping out of the water captain and crew took pictures pura vida well worth the money highlight of our trip these guys private tour great experience fruit andres israel dolphins
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Reviewed 24 April 2019 via mobile

From the moment we were picked up by CJ to getting dropped back off we had an amazing time! The staff was incredible and very professional. If you are looking for an excursion in the area, it is a must! Cheers guys, thanks again!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sean M
Reviewed 11 April 2019

One of my favorite activities during the trip to Costa Rica. Amazing time and really good sunset. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Charlie191399
Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2019

We're like the "dark" horse. Not expected to win place or show -- but we often come out on top! I as owner go on almost every tour to ensure as close to perfect as possible. Thanks for joining us.

Reviewed 7 April 2019

The boat is perfect for our group of 15. We are all-ages volunteers ending a hard-work mission trip. This is a great finale. Funny how many reviews talk about the sunset, rays, dolphins - do this guys have nature on some kind of retainer? Even...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank BrickstoBread
Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2019

What a wonderful group of bright people. I enjoyed discussing music & movies with you guys! Yeah, truly a labor of love. Be sure to give Coltrane my regards--super interesting kid! We are grateful for every single day. Hangin' out jammin' tunes, watching the beautiful...More

Reviewed 12 March 2019

This is a must do for anyone coming to Costa Rica! The team at Kuna Vela is simply fantastic. They are incredibly gracious and accommodating during the entire trip. CJ and his team are so insightful and make you feel at ease even if the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jordan L
Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2019

Thank you so much for such a glowing review! we're so grateful that you and your group joined us, It was a huge pleasure to have you guys on board, We're looking foward you to join us again when you back in Costa Rica.

Reviewed 10 March 2019

Highly recommend this tour. Turtles, dolphins and rays, oh my! We were taken to a beach and saw a cave. The views were amazing. CJ and his crew were very hospitable.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kirbykitt
Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2019

All that was missing was the kitchen sink. Oh wait, we have one of those in our galley down below. Thanks for the great review.

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aliciataplin
5 July 2019|
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Response from schamber66 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the number of people going from the resort. We had six, so they picked up and dropped off at the resort beach.
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jeffandmaryp
24 February 2019|
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Response from Kuna V | Property representative |
Private tours are available. They can be booked directly on the website or by calling the owner CJ. Details and contact info are on the Kuna Vela Sailing Tours website.
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