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From Tamarindo: Zip-Line and Rafting Full Day Adventure Tour

1. From Tamarindo: Zip-Line and Rafting Full Day Adventure Tour

Kick-start your full day of outdoor thrills bright and early led by your private guide. This small-group tour will give you the opportunity to try your hand at rock climbing, horse riding, water tubing or river rafting, as well as enjoying a canopy tour. Begin your journey either water tubing or rafting down the peaceful waters of the Colorado River, meandering your way through its verdant canyon surrounded by steep sides. Next, enjoy the thrill of zip-lining over the canyon through the course of eight zip-lines that zig and zag across it. If you're feeling up for more, you have the choice to rappel down into the canyon and rock climb back up. Savor traditional local flavors over lunch, taking the opportunity to snap some pictures of the impressive backdrop. Get back on the adventure track, and horse ride along the mighty foothills of the Rincón de la Vieja volcano, making your way to its hot springs. Here, relax in a natural mud bath and ease into the end of your day before being dropped off at your accommodation.

Canyon Canopy Tour

2. Canyon Canopy Tour

Beginning with a short walk from the tour operation centre to the first canopy platform, your bilingual guide will provide a short training and safety briefing. Then you will be let loose on the platforms, climbing walls and hanging bridges. The canopy of the National Park Rincón is the only one in Costa Rica that takes you through a canyon and over a beautiful, but turbulent river. Before you sign up for this tour, imagine the thrill you will feel while rappelling, rock climbing and swinging via ferrata and hanging bridges. All the while you will be taking in the majestic canyon made by the erosion of the Rio Blanco over millions of years. On this incredible tour you will view a great variety of exotic vegetation, birds, mammals and reptiles. Jam-packed with activities, you may count on having the chance to enjoy 12 cable rides, 24 canopy platforms, two climbing walls, a hanging bridge, via ferrata, rappel and swing seats. Featuring the perfect combination of adrenaline pumping physical activities and beautiful tropical scenery, this tour is the ideal experience for active travellers.

La Fortuna: Pure Trek Canyoning, Hiking, and Biking Day Trip

3. La Fortuna: Pure Trek Canyoning, Hiking, and Biking Day Trip

We will pick you up and whisk you off to our canyon, about a 20 minute drive outside La Fortuna. Then transfer to 4×4 trucks for an exciting short drive to out ranch house to gear up. Then you are off for a morning of exciting and exhilarating waterfall rappelling, a canyon wall, Monkey drop (zip line & rappel) and rock climb all in our spectacular rainforest canyon. We then take you to our beautiful base offices and tropical gardens for a delicious Typical Costa Rican lunch that will to give you energy to continue your day of adventure. Your ride begins on the old road connecting Lake Arenal with the main entrance to Arenal Volcano National Park, about a 15 minute drive from Pure Trek. You will ride through the rainforest and along the shore of Lake Arenal to a small local village, El Castillo. This route is on a secluded narrow dirt road surrounded by dense rainforest, rolling pasture lands and views of the volcano everywhere you look. Along the ride we see may see howler monkeys, coatis, toucans, egrets and king fishers. We end the ride with a picnic on the shore of Lake Arenal, and a dip in the lake.

Rio Colorado: Canyoning Tour with La Victoria Waterfall

4. Rio Colorado: Canyoning Tour with La Victoria Waterfall

The natural beauty of Costa Rica is showcased on this active 2.5 hour tour that combines sightseeing and canyoneering. Upon meeting at the tour operation centre with your bilingual guide will stop briefly at the changing rooms to prepare you for the canyon tour. You will then make your way to the stunning Victoria Waterfall. Here you will receive a short safety briefing before you start the canyoneering portion of your adventure. At the Rio Colorado you will travel down the river, discovering cataracts, inlets and hidden depths along the way. The canyon hosts a variety of exotic flora and fauna which you will no doubt keep you occupied until you get the opportunity to fully experience the beauty and power of Victoria Waterfall. Victoria Waterfall is 55 metres high (115 feet). Here you will have the chance to descend down the cascading falls by rappel lines. Here you may also enjoy a refreshing dip into the crystal clear waters. After getting your fill of action and adventure, you will make your way back to the changing rooms to get into some dry clothes then head back to the tour operation centre. Featuring so many different elements, nature, and adventure, this tour is ideal for a wide variety of visitors who are looking for a unique way to explore beautiful Costa Rica.

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