A Paradise of Paddling
“Pura Vida”

A Special
11-Day Adventure of
Paddling, Waterfalls,
Rainforest Hikes,
Zipline, Exploration
and so much more!


Click HERE for a Detailed Itinerary

January 8 ~ 19, 2017
11 Days – 12 Nights
$2950 pp (based on double occupancy)
6-14 Novice-Intermediate for  Fit, Adventurous, Curious Adults

*Amazing Wildlife  
*Beautiful Birds
*Indigenous Cultures
*Rich Biodiversity
*Paddle 8 Days
*Get Wet in the Caribbean & the Pacific
*Swim Beneath Waterfalls
*Sleep in Comfortable Lodges
*Eat Great Food


IMG_2580Day 1 – Arrive San Jose, Costa Rica.Blair Spangler 364

Day 2 – 
Morning transfer to the Caribbean lowland region of Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui. Afternoon paddle on the Rio Puerto Viejo (Class I)  (B,L,D)

Day 3 –  Guided hike in the OTS / La Selva Biological Preserve. Rio Sarapiqui (Class II). (B,L,D)

Day 4 – Morning transfer to the Arenal region.  Afternoon paddle on the Rio Peñas Blancas  (Class I).  (B,L,D)


Day 5 – Morning mountain bike ride along the shores of Lake Arenal to Rancho Margot.  Afternoon farm tour, Arenal Volcano mirador hike. Early evening hot springs soak.  Night hike in search of amphibians. (B,L,D)

Day 6 – Transfer to Tenorio region. Indigenous Maleku tribal art. La Carolina pura vida. (B,L,D)

Day 7 – Rio Tenorio and Rio Corobici (class I-II).  Pura vida. (B,L,D)

IMG_5145Day 8 – Rio Celeste hike and swim. Pura Vida. (B,L,D)

Day 9 – Morning transfer to Central Pacific coast. Canopy Tour / Zip Line.  Scarlet macaw search. (B,L,D)

Day 10 – Rio Savegre River (class II-III)-optional. (B,L,D)



Day 11 – Manuel Antonio National Park wildlife and beach. Farewell dinner. (B,L,D)

Day 12 – Tarcoles, souvenir shopping. Return to San Jose area hotel. (B,L)

Day 13 – Depart San Jose for Home (B)



All lodgings including 2 nights prior to departure and the last night, all meals (except where noted below), all entry fees, equipment and guides, activities & all transportation including airport transfers.

Does Not Include:
Airfare, souvenirs, tips, incidentals, any costs associated with days before or after itinerary or excessive alcohol consumption.

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Payment Policy: 
A $500.00 deposit shall be paid at the time of reservation. Balance to be paid 45 days prior to departure. Early Bird Reservations: 20 days prior to departure:$2750 pp save $200
90 days prior to departure: $2850 pp save $100

Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations more than 30 days prior to departure will receive a full refund. Cancellations more than 15 days prior to departure will receive a 50% refund. Cancellations 15 days or less prior to departure will not receive any refunds.