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The best Boating Experience ever, done twice!

Ok.. so my family of 4 (2 kids 12 & 10) have travelled extensively and, in almost every trip we... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Anita Y
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Atlanta, Georgia
Great day on the water with Owen and Michi

The hotel recommended a private boat tour through Almaco and they weren’t wrong! Owen and Michi... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Tturner302
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Almaco's private customized boat tours are a great way to experience Costa Rica from the ocean’s point of view. For almost a decade we have been designing dynamic tours for small groups and families who want a little bit of everything while out on...more
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Apdo 70-5019, Playas del Coco 5019, Costa Rica
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+506 8355 1948
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Ok.. so my family of 4 (2 kids 12 & 10) have travelled extensively and, in almost every trip we hire a boat for a 1/2 day fishing trip. We first booked 1/2 day with Almaco Diving with another party - 4 adults and 6...More

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AlmacoTours, Owner at Almaco Diving & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks for the great review!!! We are thrilled you had such a wonderful time, and look forward to taking you and your family (and friends) out on your next Costa Rican visit. Spread the word! :)

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The hotel recommended a private boat tour through Almaco and they weren’t wrong! Owen and Michi picked us up on the beach at the Four Seasons and we spent a really fun four hour tour with them. We caught fish, went snorkeling, saw deserted beaches,...More

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AlmacoTours, Owner at Almaco Diving & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thanks for the great feedback! Next visit we would love to have you for a full day so you get a chance to try out all the different activities! Enjoy the rest of your vacation!

Reviewed 28 July 2018

We went on a half day tour with Captain Mario and Esteban and loved every minute of it! From the minute we got on board they went above and beyond making sure each activity we wanted was included in our day. We had so much...More

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AlmacoTours, Owner at Almaco Diving & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

We will be sure that the guys read this review and see what a wonderful time you and your family had!! We look forward to having you out with us again on your next visit!

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

First off I want to say that we usually don’t have great boat trips and it ends with one of the kids getting sick. I was not excited about our half day trip but this was amazing! So amazing that we just got off the...More

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AlmacoTours, Owner at Almaco Diving & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Hi Katherine! Thank you for such great feedback! I will be sure to show the guys this review, and translate for those you need it.... They are fantastic and we appreciate all of their efforts! We look forward to having you back with us on...More

Reviewed 26 June 2018

We cannot say enough great things about Almaco Tours! Guayo,our guide, was filled with enthusiasm and he along with Wilberth and Allen, our captain, showed us a wide range of super fun adventures. We scheduled the full eight hour day which included fishing, snorkeling, waterskiing,...More

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labarita, Owner at Almaco Diving & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thanks for such a wonderful review! We are thrilled that you had such a great time on the ocean with us. We will be sure to pass along the compliments to our amazing staff, and let them know it was a job well done! We...More

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Almaco fishing is the best! We booked a half day fishing with Captain Alan, Owen and Wilbert. We had unbelievable success. We got at least 7-8 Mahi-mahi and the best our son was able to fulfill his dream by reeling a rooster fish. The crew...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

We booked a a half day tour with Micha and Owen and it was excellent - packed in fishing, tubing, wakeboarding, snorkeling and some time on a beach all by ourselves. Captain Micha and Guide Owen were very flexible, building out our activitiies on the...More

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AlmacoTours, Owner at Almaco Diving & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Thank you for such a great review! We look forward to having you back with us on your next visit!!

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We had the most amazing time!!! Don’t chose anywhere else this is the best company and the nicest people you can find! We have a family of 6 we spent the day wakeboarding/waterskiing / snorkeling/ jumping off the boat/ sightseeing/ cave exploring / tubing /...More

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AlmacoTours, Owner at Almaco Diving & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for the wonderful feedback, Stanley family! We were so happy to have you out with us for the day, and to share in the great memories you now have of your visit to Costa Rica. Also thank you for sharing the photos! Please...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I had the pleasure of doing a family trip in Costa Rica. We went out with Almaco for an amazing day of water sports, snorkelling, lunch, and sight seeing. The guides were incredible and everyone had a great time. I enjoyed myself so much I...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We spent a beautiful day with Esteban and Micha on a tour for the six in our family. We had our choice of activities and it was a perfect balance. We started with a little fishing and reeled in a small Mahi Mahi. We then...More

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