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42 Ft sailboat heavy blasted for safe stable tours shade over cockpit in Costa Rica sailing out of el Jobo. Contact me direct for best availability and pricing.
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North Of Plaza 300 m, El Jobo 5159, Costa Rica
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+506 8730 6175
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of 4 (kids of 7 and 12) sailed with Captain Jack on November the 8th. We had a great time. Snorkeling was awesom, food was great and Captain Jack always has a great story to tell. We caught a nice Mahi Mahi on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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IzaakW6, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for coming out on Surfari and for taking the time to do a review . The Mahi fishing has been pretty good this year . water visibility and temperature has been great

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fantastic sail with Captain Jack and two other couples today! I highly recommend going on this cruise. We had great weather going out to snorkel. We saw beautiful fish and Captain Jack was kind enough to show us a puffer fish he...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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IzaakW6, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. We seem to catch the most mahis when we are sailing fast . We did get pretty good squall onthe way in and sure enough a Mahi hit the line . He it was a male was lucky not many...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an awesome trip with Captain Jack and Crew member! He is a great person to sail with and was very informative of the area. His wife made a very good lunch of the culture. Snorkeling was great .. Wind was good..! Thank you for...More

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IzaakW6, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for coming out with us and taking the time to do a review. Always good day on Surfari . Snorkeling has been good considering all the red tide I hear about south of here . Cheers Jack

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had an amazing time on the snorkel and sailing trip. The water was beautiful, I got to see many things from the boat, and the place we snorkeled was the most beautiful place I have snorkeled in my life. I went with a larger...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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surfaridelmar, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for coming out with us . I have snorkled all over Costa Rica except for Isla Canas and think our spot on isla Juanilla is the best so far for me in Costa Rica.

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

My family and I set sail with Captain Jack and Mirella. Saturday November 3rd and we had a wonderful time. The sail was great with beautiful views good snorkeling and delicious food. Would highly recommend the tour.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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IzaakW6, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thanks for coming out with us . Water was clear after some days of not so good visibility. We caught several fish you could have taken one to the hotel they do cook them up but as you decided not we are have fish soap...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely sunset sail with Captain Jack and his crew. Great to get picked up from the beach in front of Dreams hotel. Jack is very knowledgeable about lots of things so was interesting to chat. The sailing was smooth, had a snorkel...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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IzaakW6, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thanks for taking the time to do a review . Water visibility was not great but at ilsa Juanilla there is always something to see. Cheers Jack

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Wonderful trip! Great captain who is very knowledgable about the local area. Over-the-top delicious food and a very seaworthy boat.

Date of experience: October 2018
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IzaakW6, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thanks for taking the time to do a review more reviews are good . We try to do our best to make this a memorable adventure. Cheers Jack

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and relaxing boat tour! We got a glimpse of whales and turtles along with blow fish. Jack the captain and his wife Mirella are very pleasant. Mirella served us drinks and a delicious home cooked meal. I recommend this reasonably priced tour. By the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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IzaakW6, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thanks for the review we were lucky to see some whales as they have started their journey back to the Antarctic. We are lucky to have Mirella on board as our cook and sometimes mariner . If we have 6 or more we bri g...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018

We sailed with Captain Jack and Mirella out of Dreams and had an awesome experience. They are very personable and Jack is full of knowledge of the area, the sea life, snorkeling and sailing. Raining? No problem, Jack will sail around it, if able. He...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We had a brilliant day with Jack. Saw humpback whales, snorkelled with a spotted eagle ray and saw countless fish. Lunch was lovely and veggie/vegan friendly. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: September 2018
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IzaakW6, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Wow I have been slack on responding to reviews must have been to busy. Thanks for taking the time to do a review. Whale season was shorter this year and not as many as last year. Cheers Jack

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Chantelle R
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Response from surfaridelmar | Property representative |
the web site and email address are on trip advisor
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Venus K
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10 max for private parties I have done more . Leave El Jobo at 1:00 sail to snorkeling anchorage. After swim food is put out we leave anchorage and sail till sunset. As we sail we troll 2 fishing rods.     Drinks include... More
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cadillac70
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You can book on my web site it has a book now page
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