Rainforest and rapids
White Water Rafting is with no doubt a must do in Costa Rica. At only 1:45 hr from San José you will enjoy the right dose of adrenaline while going down the beautiful Sarapiquí River. This river features class II-III + rapids and it's ideal for first time rafters and nature lovers alike as there is possible to observe beautiful toucans, monkeys and even sloths along the river's bank during the calmer sections.
This rafting tour is operated two times a day (9:00 a. m and 2:00pm) and it can be combined with other tours such as zip line, mountain bike and horseback riding or chocolate tour.
Feel free to contact me to customize your adventure.
We drive towards the caribbean side of Costa Rica where the Sarapiquí river is located. On our way we will cross the amazing Braulio Carrillo National Park that features dense cloud forest patches of blue and green mountains that will turn into a more jungly scenery as we get closer to the lower lands of the lush rainforest.
Once at Sarapiquí area we get our paddles and get ready for the adventure. Coming down all the way from the Poás volcano, the Sarapiquí river offers different sections which satisfy beginners as well as advanced rafters.
Animals such as monkeys, sloths, toucans and many other birds might be observed during our 1:30 hr tour.
This tour can be combined with any other activity offered at the area (zip lining, chocolate tour, horseback riding) when choosing the morning schedule departure (at 7:00 a. m from San José).
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At your hotel in San José
End location: At your hotel in San José
Duration: 8 hours
Tour duration is an approximate. It may slightly vary.
White water rafting tour
Professional tour guide
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 American dollars - Estimated cost for lunch