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Address: Calle a Pueblo Viejo, Puerto Jimenez 60702, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
+506 2735 5195
07:00 - 19:00
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Sun 10:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 19:00

Adventure experts in the Tropical Rain Forest and Tropical coast......

Adventure experts in the Tropical Rain Forest and Tropical coast...

..."Our Home".

Aventuras Tropicales Golfo Dulce is a family business born in 1992 as a beautiful dream, to live and work in the natural paradise found in the Osa Peninsula, having the Golfo Dulce as neighbor.

With a lifetime experience living in the tropics, our goal is to share with you our Tico heart and our deep love to the Osa Peninsula while we take you into an unforgettable adventure.

Our guides are certified according to the national regulations. They have wide experience in the field and leading groups in the wild. Our professional guides have gown and liven in touch with nature, complementing the academic knowledge with empiric experience and the fresh costarrican culture.

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Great full day on the water

They were able to fit me into a fantastic tour that included kayaking and snorkeling, at the last minute. Everyone was really nice and helpful. After paperwork and getting fitted... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2016
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

They were able to fit me into a fantastic tour that included kayaking and snorkeling, at the last minute. Everyone was really nice and helpful. After paperwork and getting fitted with gear, we started kayaking through the mangroves. One guide was on a small motorboat that carries our gear, water, snacks and lunch, the other kayaked with us. Once we... More 

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Thank you so much for your lovely comment. We are so pleased to know you had such a wonderful time. More 

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Awesome tour through the Mangrove before a tropical fruit break and then tracing along the gulf back to home base. Guide Alfredo (pretty sure, something with an A) went above & beyond in assisting our elder members with everything, and was just genuinely super nice & hospitable. During the break I even learned how to open a coconut with only... More 

Thank Mario S
Alameda, California
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

I've never kayaked but found this to be easy. Even our 10yr in a tandem kayak with another 10yr can do easily. To navigate through some of the mangrove can be tricky but our guide was there to talk us through it. Golfo Dulce was very calm so I was grateful not to get seasick, which happens easily for me.... More 

Thank sharld
Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

I cannot speak highly enough about the sunset kayaking trip that ended with the most breathtaking bioluminescent experience! Our guide was so knowledgeable and made sure we experienced everything to the fullest. He even climbed a coconut tree and showed us how to open them and which ones were better for eating versus drinking. The tour starts with a paddle... More 

Thank Becky H
Raleigh, North Carolina
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

The tour started at their home base, and we kayaked through narrow mangrove canals, and then through an inlet out into the gulf, and around and back, for a total of about three hours. All the staff members we met were very pleasant, particularly Laura who guided our group. It was a leisurely paddling, and we never felt rushed. We... More 

Thank Ogden2016
Helsingborg, Sweden
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 26 March 2016

I went for two kayaking-tours with Aventuras Tropicales and they where both amazing! The mangrove-tour was beautiful and pieceful and we where accompanied by a pelican that hang out with us! The ocean-kayaking tour with snorkeling was just as amazing, beautiful shoreline and great snorkling! The guides where really friendly and knowledgeable! They take really good care of you! I... More 

Thank Anna S
Paris, France
1 review
Reviewed 23 March 2016

It was very nice and fun exploring the mangrove in Kayak ! We saw a lot of birds and other animals. The guide explains a lot of things and is very nice.

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Thank jcserafini
Winnipeg, Canada
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

great trip. Great guide. Saw lots of birds and crabs on mangroves. The warned us to apply sunscreen and even having been in Costa Rica before we thought we did but the water and limited cover we were burnt to a clips when we got back due to wind and reflections from water. Not that we were morons but instead... More 

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Thank The_Baldwin_Family
Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

This was a solid 4 hour trip, half paddling up a river into the mangroves S of Puerto Jimenez, then crossing over to the Pacific for an open ocean paddle back to the bay. The mangrove swamp is impressive, rooty and with lots of birds, small crabs (hard to spot, they're very shy), few bugs in early January. At the... More 

Thank Paul V
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

We had an awesome experience kayaking through the mangrove channels in the Gulfo Dulce next to Puerto Jiménez. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the different varieties of mangroves and the ecology of the mangrove biosystem. A highlight was stopping at a deserted beach to snack on fresh pineapple and coconut water. Highly recommend this outfitter if you're looking for... More 

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