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Costa Rica Expeditions

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Barrio Escalante Barrio Escalante, Avenida 3 entre calle 25 y 29. | 69 Avenida 3, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
+506 2257 0766
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US$169.00*
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Pacuare River Rafting Expedition Class III-IV from San Jose
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US$169.00*
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White Water Rafting at Pacuare River- Class II-III from San Jose
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US$598.00*
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3-Day Tour to Monteverde Cloud Forest
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Costa Rica Expeditions, unique travel experiences since 1978.
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good2%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tortuga lodge” (64 reviews)
“travel planner” (30 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Barrio Escalante Barrio Escalante, Avenida 3 entre calle 25 y 29. | 69 Avenida 3, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
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+506 2257 0766
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't sure whether we really needed a tour planner as we've travelled a bit under our own steam in the past. We decided to go with it as it was the first time we travelled this way with our children and I'm so glad...More

1  Thank Will N
Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Will N, I think you summed it up when you shared that by booking with us instead of trying to organize everything on your own you were able to spend free time connecting as a family and really absorbing the new environment together and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On my recent trip to Costa Rica I had overall a good experience with this company. However, I had not been informed by them, in advance, that the inter hotel transport I had ordered was not a direct trip but stopped at numerous other hotels...More

Thank Paola_DeForges
Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Paola_DeForges, We are glad that despite the situation you mentioned, you feel that we still deserve your recommendation. Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences with other people that are considering us for their Costa Rica Vacation. Feedback is one of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have some experience of tailored guided tours, and Costa Rica is up there with Botswana, where we had a wonderful tour, but which cost twice as much. I wrote to Costa Rica Expeditions early in the tour because I was so impressed with the...More

1  Thank Frank F
Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Frank F, We are delighted to hear that you had a great trip. The way these vacations get designed is by using our Costa Rica Expeditions Lifetime Memory Vacation Planning Process. Guests go online to our website and fill out their Wish List Form....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly recommend. I submitted my wish list and got everything I wanted. Great full service operator. Well organized. Stayed within my budget & did not upsell. Loved the hotel El Silencio del Campo. I was busy with activities all well coordinated. Cannot say enough about...More

Thank Moosen15
Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Moosen15, Costa Rica Expeditions specializes in arranging customized itineraries in Costa Rica. Guests work with a Costa Rican Travel Planner using our Lifetime Memory Costa Rica Expeditions Vacation Planning Process, for results, visit the CRE page here on Trip Advisor. The company was founded...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A family of 3 generations (age 6-60"s) flew to San Jose and spent the night in a hotel by the airport. We were picked up early the next morning and taken to a private air strip to board a plane to Tortuga Lodge where we...More

Thank therwalks
Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear therwalks, We are delighted to hear that you had a great family trip. We realize that it's rare that parents are able to travel with their adult kids and that while all vacation time is precious, this time with the family is especially precious....More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

I simply could not imagine having made this trip to Costa Rica without the help of Costa Rica Expeditions. This crew is top notch. We were treated like family from the time we got off the plane until the time we returned to the airport....More

Thank Greg W
Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Greg W, We are delighted to know how much you enjoyed your vacation time in Costa Rica that you are already planning to comeback. If you’re planning a vacation in Costa Rica? Treat yourself to the peace of mind of not having to worry...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We don't usually use tour companies however having not been here before we really needed some expertise here. Our initial call with Luis enabled us to describe what sort of vacation we wanted to have with our 19 and 21 year old young adults. More...More

Thank Yvonne S
Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Dear Yvonne S, We are delighted to hear that you had a great family trip. We realize that it's rare that parents are able to travel with their young adult kids and that while all vacation time is precious, this time with the family is...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We've not utilized a travel agency before but, based on all of the excellent reviews, decided to give Costa Rica Expeditions a try. It was a great decision! Costa Rica Expeditions provided us with an exceptional level of planning and service throughout our trip. No...More

Thank 1businesstraveler9
Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Dear 1businesstraveler9, It sounds like we were a good fit for you. All of us strive daily to provide Legendary Service to all our guests and to know that we were able to make you feel pampered x 10, it is a great motivator. When...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I only chose this company based on their reviews here. So it is only fair to leave a five star review. They were able to communicate quickly by email and even proposed several ideas once we had decided on our budget and made adjystments to...More

Thank Laura R
Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Dear Laura R, We are delighted to hear that you had a great vacation. You're right, by using us to plan your vacation and working with a Costa Rican Travel Planner with over 20 years of experience, you take your vacation to a whole new...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Costa Rica expeditions exceeded our expectations. Yorleny (travel agent) was excellent at working with me to put together a trip of a lifetime for my family. Having never been to Costa Rica and not ever using this agency, we really didnt know what to expect....More

1  Thank Eve T
Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Dear Eve T, We are delighted to know that you have enjoyed your vacation time so much. For those reading this review, our process begins with you getting involved in the planning of your vacation along with our experts. Your personal Travel Planner. Guests work...More

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suetV6718EP
21 November 2016|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
Hi, Space over the Christmas holiday is tight. If you want to plan an itinerary, my suggestion would be that you contact us directly so we can see whether or not the space is available for the exact dates you plan travel... More
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maxinesmom
21 August 2016|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
Hi maxinesmo, What people have said so far is exactly right. When you contact us, let us know how old your child is and what you think would be appropriate for hikes. Depending on your child's age we would be happy to make... More
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Andy K
6 August 2016|
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Hi Andy, We realize that deciding which price range is ideal for you can be confusing. We've worked A LOT at simplifying it, but we still have a long way to go! If it would be helpful, I'd be happy to give you a call next... More
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