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Costa Rica Amazing Trips

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Playa Matapalo 5017, Costa Rica
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Incredible!

Esteban booked our tours on the beach. He was GREAT! Our first adventure was snorkeling. We were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sherrette S
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Wichita Falls
Awesome private tour

Erick showed us some amazing sights, highly recommend!! He customized a tour for us to Tamarindo... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
koren v
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Denver, Colorado
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Playa Matapalo 5017, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

Esteban booked our tours on the beach. He was GREAT! Our first adventure was snorkeling. We were taken out to a region that was had a national park designation. Our captain was our snorkeling guide. He was VERY knowledgeable. He showed us many different species...More

1  Thank Sherrette S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Erick showed us some amazing sights, highly recommend!! He customized a tour for us to Tamarindo and showed us some great places. Also he works with you to make sure the tour is exactly right for you. Definitely you have to talk to him!

Thank koren v
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best private tour company hands down. My experince in Costa Rica would not have been the same if it were not for them. They are simply amazing! Erick is so respectful, responsible and always on time. My boyfriend and I are definitely going back.

Thank Celine M
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Wow, what a fantastic week we had in Costa Rica thanks to Erick with Costa Rica Amazing Trips! We met Erick on the beach in front of the Riu Palace and immediately liked him. We had an 18 year old boy to entertain so we...More

1  Thank darby12
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We just returned from a weeklong trip to Costa Rica and met Erick on our second day. We stayed at the Riu Palace. When we first met Erick on the beach, we were looking for another tour company we had read about. He immediately made...More

Thank Stephanie D
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Costa Rica Amazing Tours are the way to go. We meet Erick on the beach. He immediately talked to us, showed us where there was a family of monkeys in the trees near the beach. We saw the family of white faced monkeys swinging and...More

1  Thank K W
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing ATV tour. We told Eric that the day we were going out on the tour would be my wife’s 50th Birthday. Eric said he would have a cake at the end of the tour at a local restaurant just outside our resort. It was...More

Thank Randy S
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Naraya Hotel- five stars, the Arenal rain forest five stars, the country and its people five stars. Avoid the Riu in Guanacast- three stars

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We saw Erick’s excursion service on TA. He did not disappoint. We did two tours with Steven as our guide and Carlos the driver. We went floating down a river to see crocs a plethora of birds and monkeys then to see Sloths. Steven was...More

2  Thank Ian S
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

My husband and I stayed at the RIU Palace in Costa Rica with one other couple. After airline delays caused us to miss 1 1/2 days of vacation we were hoping that our vacation wouldn't be plagued with mishaps. To our good fortune we meet...More

1  Thank gjklb
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Althepal59
24 April 2018|
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Response from Patricia H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would recommend Erick with Costa Rica Amazing Trips. He can be found on Facebook and Yelp. Prices vary due to the a variety of excursions offered.
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Michelle C
9 April 2018|
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Response from lgraysto | Reviewed this property |
We didn't use a website. We booked from a vendor on the beach. They were set up at the far end of the beach on hotel property with a sign for their company, apparently with permission of hotel since they were on property... More
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Awills N
13 March 2018|
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Response from sd2leo | Reviewed this property |
Go to their website, find the tour you’d like and there’s a buy now option. Any difficulties, if you have Facebook you can ask Erick Ruiz Vallejos directly! He’s the absolute best. He’s been my tour guide every time and has... More
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