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La Fortuna de San Carlos
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USD 58.00
2 travellers
What to Expect
The Adventure Safari Float, 

This tour offers travelers an excellent opportunity to explore some of the best attractions in the Arenal area, right in the middle of the rain forest  close to the base of the majestic Arenal volcano in la Fortuna town.

Tour Departure Time: 7:00 a.m.  in la Fortuna we drive 25 minutes  to get to Penas Blancas River by van, you nature guide will explain step by step about the  environment.

Tour Includes: transportation,towels, a bilingual river guide and fresh fruits

What to bring:Insect repellent, sunscreen, Comfortable clothing, a change of clothing,Trekking shoes (sandals or tevas are not allowed),Binoculars and Camera

Trip Duration: about 2 hours


Pick ups:  Please provide the pickup place in order to help  you with the transportation.

This adventure is a unique experience that you will be learning a lot of Costa Rica and the real wildlife, with the best equipment and the best guides in the area ONLY with Costa Rica Descents... We are the specialist on this waters adventure here in the epicenter of the adventure in Costa Rica.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Departure location:

**We depart from Costa Rica Descents office, located right in la Fortuna town.
Departure Time
8:30 AM
  • transportation, towels, a bilingual river naturalistic guide, lunch, fresh fruits, very beautiful and educated hiking like for 20 minutes in a organic farm that is where we take the delicious ingredients.
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water
  • The photos in the adventure
  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Daniel was an amazing guide, knowledgeable, patient and fun. We saw a beautiful range of wildlife in the most tranquil of settings as well as experiencing the warm rain of the region. Also included a delicious lunch and tour of the organic form that grows the food behind the
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Response from costarica44, Director of Sales at Safari Float
Responded 3 Aug. 2019
Hey Nicola Thank you to review us 5 stars! Hope to see you again another time!
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We had the best safari tour on Penas Blancas river. We did see much more nature and animals then we expected! Also our guide Jose knew EVERYTHING, he answered all our questions. Amazing tour down a beautiful river!
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Response from costarica44, Front Office Manager at Safari Float
Responded 17 Apr. 2019
Hi, We are glad you enjoyed the tour on the beautiful Penas Blancas river. Thank you for your kind review. Pura Vida!
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Costa Rica Descents
1,119 reviews
Certificate of Excellence
Fun and exciting
This was included with the Adrenaline Tour package we bought. After over an hour drive to the river, we rafted
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Bucket list success!
First time white water rafting and it was the best experience! José is the craziest and happiest guide you’ll ever
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
During our stay in La Fortuna we booked a canyoning and rafting experience with Costa Rica Descents. Both
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Greenbrier, Tennessee
Safety Oriented Whitewater Rafting
This company goes above and beyond to make your trip amazing! By picking you up and returning you to your hotel,
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Frankfurt, Germany
Super awesome! Happy we did it!
First of all, shout out to our guide Mario, he was super fun and energetic and made our trip even more
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Max C
Fun and Save RAF!
Located in La Fortuna Arenal. We went in one of the most exacting rivers Called Rio Balsa class lll y lV . Our
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Mario was the best guide! He was funny and friendly and the team was super friendly and professional too. They
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Ladies Whitewater Rafting Expedition!
I have once again crossed another item off of my bucket list! I swore to myself Costa Rica would be a trip of
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Tori S
Canyoning and Rafting Tour
I started my day on a canyoning tour with Chi Chi, Chano, and Wilmer. They were all very knowledgable and helpful.
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Amazing, Very Cool
I just did the white water rafting in Sarapiqui (class 3 and 4) with them and upon return were provided lunch at
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
Windy 500 Approval, Excellent trip
Took a group of 12, varying in age from 12 to 60+ and including one with a recently broken collarbone. The day
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This is overpriced
We paid this amount $70usd and everyone else on the same tour paid $50usd. When I asked the staff they said -
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Emmanuelle M
I strongly recomment this tour !! :) It was incredible and each moment was amazing: from the pick up to the drop
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Best Experience!
The experience exceeded expectations. Our guide was Mario, he did an excellent job instructing and guiding us
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Incredible Experience!
I am usually not one to write reviews online but I felt the need to post about this incredible experience. The
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