Tours in Costa Rica, Adventure, Nature, Wildlife & Volcano Tours
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Cost per person
Departure place
San Jose Area Hotels
Departure time
6:30 a.m. approx.
Tour Duration
10 hours approx.
Tour difficulty
Class III & IV


  • Do white water rafting on the best river in Costa Rica
  • Participate in the longest rafting tour of the country
  • Enjoy incredible views while on this river
  • Discover the most adventurous white water rafting tour in Costa Rica
  • Pacuare is one of the best 5 rivers in the world for white water rafting tours


  • Round trip transportation
  • Bilingual guides
  • All equipment needed
  • Rafting tour on the Pacuare River
  • Breakfast & Lunch

Tour Description

Experience the most exciting adventure in Costa Rica on this Pacuare River White Water Rafting Tour. Early in the morning, you will be picked up from your San Jose area hotel, and then you will travel to the Caribbean Jungles of the country. Savor a hearty Costa Rican breakfast before going on your rafting adventure, you will need a lot of energy for this tour!

After breakfast, you will go to the starting point of the rafting trip, where your guides will share all of the safety instructions and will provide the proper equipment for you. Then, go down by raft on the Pacuare River where the fun starts! Pacuare has been rated as one the 5 best rivers in the world for commercial rafting, on this tour you would be 4 hours approximately on the water (most rafting tours normally last 1.5-2 hours on the water), and it features a big number of class 2, 3 and 4 adventure rapids, this tour will take you to the limit, it is actually the rafting tour in Costa Rica with more rapids.

Enjoy amazing views of the Costa Rican Rainforest, the surroundings of this river are completely covered with lush jungles. It is also common to observe wild animals on the side of the river during this tour, as well as waterfalls cascading into the Pacuare River. You will also have the opportunity to swim in the tranquil waters in some places where there are no rapids, the water is very refreshing, and the beauty of the surroundings of the river will help you relax a little after all of the intense paddling and excitement. About halfway on this trip, you will take a break to enjoy some snacks and drinks while observing the amazing rainforest jungles around you.

At the end of this adventure, you will be taken to the adventure center where you will be able to change into dry clothing and enjoy of a great Costa Rican lunch. After lunch, you will start your journey back to your hotel in San Jose.   


Special Notes

We recommend this tour for people who have done white water rafting at least one time before.

The participants must be 12 years of age or older to be able to participate.

You must be in a good physical condition to participate in this tour since a lot of paddling is required during the whole trip.

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