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Pura Vida Ride is located 50 meters from the waters edge in one of the most spectacular setting in Costa Rica. We provide Stand-Up-Paddle, Mountain Bike, Kayak and snorkel rental and sales and offer a range of guided tours, lessons, adventure...more
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Las Catalinas at Playa Danta, Las Catalinas 50304, Costa Rica
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+506 2654 6137
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Reviewed yesterday

My girlfriend and I wanted to get a day of mountain biking in while we were in Costa Rica and found Las Catalinas. Jason was extremely helpful in walking us through the different trains and picking the best route for us. The trails were in...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I spent some time in Costa Rica this summer volunteering with a local after-school community. We stayed at Las Catalinas and wanted to exercise daily prior to volunteering. At Pura Vida the owner of the shop had recommended a gentleman named Benjamin...More

Thank claudia s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We purchased the multisport package for 5 adults for the week and were constantly using bikes, paddle boards, kayaks, etc. The staff was always helpful getting us going and into and out of the water safely. Special thanks to Ruben for getting us through the...More

Thank Michael C M
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I rented a trek fuel 27.5+ from Pura Vida in Las Catalinas and rode the entire trail today. The shop mechanic was very knowledgeable and setup the bike to my specifications as well as installed my pedals. He gave me a great overview of the...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Found pura vida ride shop next to where we were staying. Went in, meet Jake the owner who took good care of setting up my reservation, told me theyd have my bike ready for the following morning. Shop was well stocked, good selection of bikes....More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Our mountain biking ride was both spectacular and thrilling. A family of 5 with différent skill sets we set out in the rain for our adventure. Our guide Dennis went out of his way to take care of all of us and we are still...More

Thank Colin R
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for sun screen and shopped and had some of the best coffee ever Nice mix of cute clothing and souvenirs and daily homebaked bagels and breads - Yummy

Thank Kendra D
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

The bikes were great; but pricey. No instructions on how to use, or where to go, even after we mentioned this was the 1st time mtn biking in years!! Good thing we are fast learners!! The staff seemed annoyed anytime we asked questions. It really...More

Thank Setty832
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Tony received us with his best advise of Kayaking and coffee. The store is located inside the Las Catalina’s and it’s one of the most complete stores I have ever visited during all my traveling vacation. From amenities, sport rentals and brand clothing. But the...More

Thank Rosita C
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I was one of the early pioneers of mountain biking in Costa Rica and started mountain bike tours in 1993. We biked farm trails, volcanoes, along beach roads, jungles and everything in between. I have also completed 3 Ruta de los Conquistadores races across the...More

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