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Excellent!

It was one of the best experiences we made during our 4 weeks holiday in Costa Rica. The children... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
_schwarz_anne
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Cologne, Germany
Had a blast!

These guys made us feel safe on our first rafting experience (Class ll-lll) We had an absolute... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Heather F
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Boston
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Rios Pura Vida is a local family company focused on personalized experiences. We are located in the heart of Sarapiqui, surrounded by nature, birds and magical rainforests. We have plenty of options for all types of customers, please get in touch with us and we guarantee that you'll have one of your best days with us. Pura vida!!
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

It was one of the best experiences we made during our 4 weeks holiday in Costa Rica. The children (6 years old) enjoyed it as much as we did. It was both, an adventurous and informative afternoon. We saw many birds, arguing otters and even...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

These guys made us feel safe on our first rafting experience (Class ll-lll) We had an absolute blast. The crew was amazing and included fun things like jumping off a cliff and funny commentary.

Thank Heather F
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Oscar A, Propietario at Rios Pura Vida, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Hola Heather, Thank you so much for your review about the amazing time you had with us. It was a pleassure to meet you and we are definitely looking forward to see you again. Pura vida!!

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Very good rafting guides and very nice guys ! You can trust in their equipment and knowledge of the nature and river. We did it with our 9 years old daughter and she loved it. You must do rafting on sarapiqui river and definitly with...More

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Oscar A, Propietario at Rios Pura Vida, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Hola, Thanks for coming out with us! What a great day we had in our beautiful Sarapiqui River...Its great that this river has so many different sections to choose from. We hope too see you in Costa Rica again, Pura vida

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Oscar and Enrique are real professionals and great guys! They picked us up at our airbnb, explained in detail (Spanish and English) how to respond to their commands on the water, made an elegant presentation of pineapple and watermelon half-way down the river, and pointed...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

This was one of the best activities during our trip in Costa Rica. If you want to go rafting, don’t miss out on these guys!! Oscar and Walter were very kind. Made us Some very tasty fruits and ‘piña cookie coladas’ :-). Rafting felt very...More

Thank Marleen23
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Oscar A, Owner at Rios Pura Vida, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Hola! Thank you so much for your review. We really appreciate that you did whitewater rafting with us, we love to share the love and passion for our rivers and nature. I keep eating pineapples everyday and don’t think I’ll ever get tired of it...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I visited with some friends and we had a total blast! Everything was super professional. I highly recommended it!

Thank Patricia P
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Oscar A, Owner at Rios Pura Vida, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hola, we really appreciate your words. It's always great to share good moments with everyone. Thanks a lot for coming out. See you next time.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

I went to Sarapiqui to go for rafting with my family and met Oscar, he was ready to take us four to the Sarapiqui river. We felt always very safe and had lots of fun, I definitely recommend this trip in Costa Rica with Pura...More

Thank Gustavo Q
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Oscar A, Owner at Rios Pura Vida, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hi Gustavo, Thanks a lot for coming out with us, the Sarapiquí river is always great for families. We hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Rios Pura Vida offers a perfectly organized rafting trip! Oscar picked us up at the hotel and brought us to the Sarapiqui River. Our guide Walter was already waiting for us at the river with the gear. After the safety instructions we were ready to...More

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Oscar A, Owner at Rios Pura Vida, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hola! It was great to have you with us, hopefully we get to take you to the river again. Pura vida

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Super fun and exciting! Plus, wonderful guides with a ton of experience. We felt completely safe. We highly recommend a rafting experience with Rios Pura Vida! We left wanting more...

Thank Tobias P
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Oscar A, Owner at Rios Pura Vida, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hola! We really appreciate your review. Safety is always a priority at Rios Pura Vida! We'll see you soon

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Today we did level 3&4 of the rafting - an amazing experience. Pura Vida!! Oscar and Enrique collected us from our hotel promptly at 9 and we headed for a short ride to the Sarapiqui river. Enrique - a very friendly, knowledgable guy having grown...More

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Oscar A, Owner at Rios Pura Vida, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hola amigos, Enrique and I had a wonderful day with you. Thanks a lot for coming with us. Safety is always a priority at Rios Pura Vida and in the river we are all a big family, we are very happy that we were able...More

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