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Paradise Adventures Costa Rica

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Highway 702, 2 klm south of La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 50308, Costa Rica
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Great advice

We met johnny and after some conversation he evaluated our family and duration of our stay, and... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2016
purpleskis
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San Francisco, California
via mobile
Great time with PACR!

So we talked with Jonathan regarding our visit to Arenal, and we are really glad we did. Very... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2016
slimbong
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Los Angeles, California
via mobile
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PACR is one of Costa Rica's top rated Adventure Experts providing visitors with first hand travel advice and recommendation, creating tailored vacations filled with memories that last a lifetime. family owned and operated, Wife Sofia, Daughter Valentina and Jonathan Together we use our skills and experience to represent and preserve the local cultures, insuring vacationers discover the true Costa Rican charm. Our expertise, passion, respect for Costa Ricans, positive vibe and one of a kind services guarantee you or your group a visit to Costa Rica unlike any other. Paradise Adventures Costa Rica is here to insure our new friends a comfortable and safe journey while visiting La Fortuna and the many other amazing locations found throughout Costa Rica. The PACR crew awaits the opportunity to meet like-minded people looking to discover the authentic, less commercialized Costa Rica; experience the Magic with us today.
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Highway 702, 2 klm south of La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 50308, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

We met johnny and after some conversation he evaluated our family and duration of our stay, and proposed a few amazing adventures. He is very well connected in the community, and has the utmost respect for businesses who care about the environment. He set us...More

1  Thank purpleskis
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Jonathan T, Owner at Paradise Adventures Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2016

Thanks for the TripAdvisor love, community and environment are some of the main ingredients of PACR and there is and abundance of both in La Fortuna Costa Rica.

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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

So we talked with Jonathan regarding our visit to Arenal, and we are really glad we did. Very knowledgeable, helpful with reasonable rates. His family was wonderful and kind as well, runs the company from his home near Arenal

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Reviewed 10 May 2016

I booked our stay in La Fortuna through Airbnb. Since Jonathan and Sofia handle the check-ins, PACR was our first stop. These people... seriously. I can't begin to tell you how grateful we were to have crossed paths with them. Jonathan was out when we...More

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Jonathan T, Owner at Paradise Adventures Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2016

Thanks for the review, much appreciated, so glad to have meet you guys and be a part in your vacation planning, if your ever back this way you know where to find us, we will have more exciting ways to discover the Pura Vida when...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2016

We booked an amazing tour with the help of Jonathan at PACR! It included ziplining, rappelling, and horseback riding and was amazing value for the price. We have Jonathan to thank for this wonderful experience since we wouldn't have been able to book something so...More

1  Thank Lauren G
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Jonathan T, Owner at Paradise Adventures Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2016

Thanks for the detailed review one of the best combos available in La Fortuna, the way you described it will help other do the same. Happy to hear the adrenaline and pura vida combo was to your approval. Safe travels, see you next time for...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2016

These guys are amazing. I found them on Trip Advisor before we arrived in La Fortuna and I knew that when we pulled into town they would be our first stop. We had three days and wanted to experience all types of activities. Jonathan and...More

1  Thank Katja B
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Jonathan T, Owner at Paradise Adventures Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2016

Thank you, much respect. Gratitude to TripAdvisor for helping families connect/discover a personalized vacation experience while supporting the local Costa Rica. See you next time, Pura Vida Siempre!

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Reviewed 29 March 2016

My roommate and I traveled To Costa Rica for spring break and stumbled upon PACR on happy accident.It was one of the smartest and most rewarding things we decided to do once there. Right along the main road through La Fortuna, we stopped at the...More

1  Thank csmith312016
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Jonathan T, Owner at Paradise Adventures Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2016

Was a pleasure meeting you guys, thanks for trusting PACR and allowing us the chance support the locals. Safe travels, see you next time.

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Reviewed 27 March 2016

Found PARC via trip advisor and reached out to them prior to our trip. We got an immediate response with great info. Once in La Fortuna, they were awesome. Sophia is really informative. She and her husband try the different tours to make sure you...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Jonathan and his wife are great hosts and representatives of Costa Rica. Excellent, personable, and authentic service and great recommendations.

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Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Jonathan set us up with a great zip lining tour as well as providing a great hot springs suggestion. His prices were on par with the websites for these places we visited or even better. He has other great recommendations as well but we did...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Johnny was the most knowledgable and passionate person we encountered in La Fortuna. He had so much information about activities, food, the area, and so much more. He set us up with exactly what we wanted and gave us excellent directions to everything. I will...More

1  Thank Becca W
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Coveredbox
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Response from Jonathan T | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for the message, there no rock climbing to my knowledge in the La Foruna area. Ive spoken with guides about it and seems that as the rock face here are so green that it does not provide sufficient grip... More
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10 May 2016|
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Hello Judy and thanks for contacting PACR I am happy to help you and your friends during your visit to La Fortuna. There has been construction slowing travel time down from Liberia and from experience I usually add an extra... More
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21 March 2016|
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Thanks for contacting Paradise Adventures Costa Rica, I am happy to help during you visit to La Fortuna and throughout Costa Rica. No need to book any activities in advance, I recommend doing so in person at my office upon... More
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