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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 22 February 2019

Honestly the best part of our trip.. fabulous views, enjoyable ride, beautiful sunset - the crew made sure we didn't miss a second of it.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Susan R
Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2019

The whole crew thank you for such a glowing review! We commonly end up as the last activity of the week long vacation and the most of the time, we get "this is the best thing we did in Costa Rica!", or It's one of...More

Reviewed 18 February 2019

CJ and his crew (Captain Israel, First Mate Cristhian, Raysa) are excellent host. Eight couples did a private sunset sail and snorkeling in Playa de Coco. The snorkeling was good while the sailing on 47’ mono haul was fantabulous. The end of our sail we...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jeff S
Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2019

The whole crew thank You for taking the time to review us, I'm so glad that you enjoyed the sailing tour, I hope to see you guys again when you're back in Costa Rica.

Reviewed 16 February 2019

I highly recommend this tour, the music was perfectly synchronized with the sunset, the crew were friendly and excellent hosts, working hard to make sure we had a great experience. They provided us snacks, drinks and took pictures including an underwater camera. They are the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2019

We're the only one's in Costa Rica that do the synchronized music at Sunset -- expect some copycats soon! But in the meantime, come and join us and see the magic that everyone is talking about! Quoting Dizzy Dean (MLB Hall of Famer) "It ain't...More

Reviewed 15 February 2019

a perfect and relaxing way to end a day. CJ, the owner, met us on the beach of our resort and took us over to his boat. The crew was helpful, friendly and courteous. We enjoyed a comfortable sail to a private beach where we...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Don B
Kuna V, Owner at Kuna Vela Sailing Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2019

The whole crew and I thank You for such a great review, we're striving for continuous improvement. It was a great pleasure to have you on board!

Reviewed 13 February 2019

I live in Costa Rica now and have taken several sunset cruises. This was my first time on Kuna Vela. It was absolutely the best! I can't imagine what would have made it better. Started off by seeing a sea turtle, followed by rays jumping...More

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

I tip my hat to your review! A great summary of our great afternoon/evening on Kuna! My favorite is the synchronized music show! (Readers, you have to come on Kuna to see/hear it -- and Kuna is the only one that does it!). Engine off,...More

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aliciataplin
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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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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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