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Class III and IV White Water Rafting Adventure on the Upper Balsa River

Highlights
  • Adventurous but safe white water rafting Class III and IV rapids with a guide
  • All equipment, guide, snacks, and drinks are included in the price of this tour
  • After a day spent on the river, have lunch at a local restaurant
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Class III and IV White Water Rafting Adventure on the Upper Balsa River
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Class III and IV White Water Rafting Adventure on the Upper Balsa River
USD 85.00
Overview
Enjoy a white water rafting adventure with Class III and IV rapids; they’re more challenging than easy rapids but not very dangerous. Raft 9 miles (14.5 kilometers) down the Balsa River while leaving enough time to swim and snack on Costa Rican fruit. Afterward, your guide rewards you with a beer and takes you to a local restaurant for lunch.
What to Expect
Your white water rafting adventure begins with pickup from your hotel in Fortuna. Then, make your way to the rapids, where you’re fitted for safety equipment. Get on the water and start the 9-mile (14.5-kilometer) journey down the river.

Your guides help you pass Class III and IV rapids, which might require precise maneuvering and some scouting. Take advantage of a stop along the way to swim and snack on fruit.

After the journey down the river, your guide gives you a beer—or water—and takes you to a local restaurant for a Costa Rica-style lunch. Conclude the tour with drop-off at the original departure point.
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Falling out is fun pura vida

Too much fun and security is great. This is to come back, they have a quality company and the team is the best

Thank philipvargas45
Reviewed 1 week ago
Very fun scary but super safe

The tour is wonderful, very happy with the offer and excellent customer service. The prices are very good, quality of great quality.

Thank Wanda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Professional guide

The guides are amazing, super professionals. This river is magnificent, without doubt it is a unique experience.

Thank Noah D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great activity, would recommend

This was the best water rafting trip we’ve ever done! Guides were not only informative but funny, and very caring. They modified the activities for the abilities of those in their rafts and saved us from falling a couple of times! Their ability to cut...More

Thank MarkH9970
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Still waiting for my pictures

Went over two weeks ago, paid for my pictures but still waiting. I have contacted several times but the tour operator has yet to provide me with my pictures or even contacted me with any updates. They did not hesitate to bill my credit card...More

Thank alexmart63
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