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Pura Vida Expeditions

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Wonderful experience!

Pura Vida Expeditions CR is really a treasure of Tambor and the peninsula. The staff are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would highly recommend booking a fishing trip with Javier. Well organized and a fun experience... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Ontario, Canada
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If you want to discover the real Costa Rica, we can help. We offer a variety of tours such as scuba diving and snorkeling, mountain and volcano hikes, white water rafting, horseback riding, mountain biking, ATV tours and Zip Line/Canopy tours. We...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Hotel Tambor Tropical, Tambor 20112, Costa Rica
+506 8829 6848
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pura Vida Expeditions CR is really a treasure of Tambor and the peninsula. The staff are exceptional in the care and consideration of their guests. All of the experts on staff really listened to our ideas of what we wanted for our vacation excitement and...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Would highly recommend booking a fishing trip with Javier. Well organized and a fun experience. Gustavo and Elvis took us out, they are a great pair. Took care of everyone, drinks, fresh fruit and a great catch, a Rooster fish! This was the highlight of...More

Thank _rin_wright
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Javier and the Pura Vida staff are the best! it was the best tour we did during all our stay in Costa Rica. Recommended 200%!

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The guide and skipper were an incredible pair. They provided a lot of laughs and fun for the whole day. They stopped at s variety of locations to show /share some local sights and history. While diving, they went down and found small creatures to...More

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Javi and his team were very friendly, answered all of our questions (and we had lots!) and really made us feel welcome in Costa Rica. The prices were very reasonable! I truly appreciate how flexible they were with our schedule and made sure we had...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Tambor Tropical Hotel last week and had the privilege of meeting Javier & Booboo (will always be known as). We went on Atvs right from the hotel & had a blast. Booboo was fantastic & very informative about the areas we were...More

Thank kalabundy
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Spent last week at the Tambor Tropical Resort, and had the pleasure of meeting Javier and the Pura Vida staff. They were wonderful, happy, and outgoing. My husband and I went on the Bioluminescence tour (please note: if there is a half or full moon,...More

Thank Carmen O
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We had the amazing opportunity to travel (car and driver) from Tambor for a 3 day tour of the Monteverde area. All the planning was done by Javier of Pura Vida Expeditions. We toured a coffee plantation, chocolate processing and sugar cane processing. This tour...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We just got back from a week in the Tambor area. Javier and his crew made this vacation the best ever for us! Javier is incredibly reliable and responsive, and he and his staff are all genuinely warm, friendly, and fun to be around. We...More

Thank MargotC331
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Went above and beyond to plan day trips, transportion to and from the airport and area venues. Located on site of Tambor Tropical made them super convenient for us.

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23 August 2018|
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Response from _rin_wright | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Transportation from your hotel to your attraction and return back is all included with Pura Vita. Javier is the one to speak to about pricing. There is many different options
Mercedes M
30 January 2015|
Response from Pura Vida exped... C | Property representative |
Are you interested about doing Zip line & nature environments? How many people? when would you like to do it? Best Regards Javier