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Rain Forest Explorers

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Open Now: 07:00 - 22:00
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“safari float”(17 reviews)
“volcano hike”(35 reviews)
“chocolate tour”(11 reviews)
This pleasant journey begins in a raft through the scenic Rio Penas Blancas. While you go paddling or floating downstream, our naturalist guide will show you a wide variety of trees, birds, monkeys and other wildlife. This is the perfect way to...more
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Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 8921 6427
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the 3 in one hanging bridges, volcano hike and waterfall hike. Tony was amazing. He knew exactly how to find hidden wildlife and had a scope to help us see. He knew all the ecology, geology and history of the entire area....More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

When we chose this excursion we knew it would be strenuous on us with all the steps and hiking. But it was all worth it. Our guide was absolutely amazing. He was one with nature. He was very knowledgeable about the surroundings and we saw...More

Thank Crystal F
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We initially booked it to do these in two days,but due to flight delay we didn't get much time in arenal,so we decided to clubbed it together for one day.Glad we did that we never felt tired even with a 3 year old and 12...More

Thank Priyameena M
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We had Tony and Minor for our guide and driver. Tony was so friendly, professional and knowledgeable. His english is so good, its like hes lived in the US. His depth of knowledge is impressive. He showed us a tarantula and bats and lots of...More

Thank csleung5
Reviewed 25 August 2018

We did the waterfall-volcano hike tour and we had a great time, it was the best tour we did during our Costa Rica vacation. Our guide Micheal was super friendly and the lunch at the family-owned restaurant was great too. The waterfall is beautiful and...More

Thank courcellesqc
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We had the best time on this tour! Carlos was an amazing guide!!! So knowledgeable and fulfilled every wish, answered any question we had, showed us every animal we wanted to see and then some and took us through an amazing day of adventures!!! Muchas...More

Thank nadenewisely
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The day started early at 0630 when our tour guide Carlos and driver Edgar picked us up from our hotel in La Fortuna. We had booked a tour before leaving the UK and were really pleased to find out we had the tour all to...More

Thank Loraine R
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Since we contacted Rainforest they were very helpful, detailed and comprehensive given that we had small children (3y/o and 1y/o). They are local guide tours very friendly, responsible and patient. We needed to visit a pharmacy near and they didn’t hesitate for helping us. We...More

Thank LorianneB21
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We were picked up from our hotel promptly and pleasantly greeted by our tour guide Antonio (Tony) and our driver Mainor. We really lucked out as we were the only two scheduled for the first part of the tour! We essentially had Tony all to...More

Thank Memo6834
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Carlos and Edgar were first class guides. Extremely helpful and friendly which helped make it a great day of exploring. We had young kids with us and they made sure they were safe and having a great time. Very knowledgeable and went above an beyond...More

Thank Regan G
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22 June 2018|
Response from YulianaR27 | Property representative |
Hello Hannah, Absolutely yes, we offer round trip for all our tours from AOL, since the hotel is further away from town there is an extra fee of $60 for the round trip. We are at your service for any assistance you require.
26 May 2018|
Response from YulianaR27 | Property representative |
Dear traveller, Minimum age for Safari float is 4 years old. The other activities does not have a minimum age requirement, parents must take into account that the tours involve some hiking and children may get tired at some... More
13 September 2017|
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Response from DNR08 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry so late! I booked in advance.