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My husband and I spent 6 days with Connie and Ingo. We both did the kayak tour into the mangroves... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Linda W
Surf lessons at Playa San Miguel

Had my son surfing within a half hour. Still talks about what great people and great instructors... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2016
Sal G
Scituate, United States
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6 Mar 2018
29 Nov 2016
“Surf lessons at Playa San Miguel”
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Playa San Miguel, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

My husband and I spent 6 days with Connie and Ingo. We both did the kayak tour into the mangroves and I took a surfing lesson. If you are looking for a class act in any of their activities, this is the place to go!...More

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ecosurf, Owner at Wild By Nature Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

We miss you soooo much Linda and Richard. Keep being the super cool people you are. Until we meet again, take care and big hugs 🤗 Your surf and Kayak buds, Con, Ingo & Jappy

Reviewed 29 November 2016

Had my son surfing within a half hour. Still talks about what great people and great instructors Connie and Ingo were.

1  Thank Sal G
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We visited Costa Rica in December 2014 with a group of 22 people. We spent two weeks with Connie and Ingo guiding our group and arranging exciting adventures such as ziplining, white water rafting, surfing, kayaking in the mangroves, visiting animal sanctuaries, butterfly farms, ocean...More

1  Thank doreen B
Reviewed 17 March 2016

This is the place to go ! It was a family trip and we really enjoyed the time spent there. Connie and a friend of her ( sorry I can't remember his name) been great teacher, and were really patient as we were all new...More

Thank mbelanger63
Reviewed 26 February 2016

The mangrove kayak tour was absolutely gorgeous. The mangroves are beautiful and so peaceful. Ingo is a wonderful and intelligent tour guide full of interesting facts. I highly recommend this tour and will definitely be contacting Ingo and Connie during my next trip to Costa...More

Thank Celina L
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Just another part of our wonderful vacation in Playa San Miguel! Our hoteliers at Cristal Azul set us up with Wild By Nature and it was perfect from start to finish-- Ingo was extremely knowledgeable of the area flora and fauna, super organized so that...More

Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Connie and Ingo had all three of us up and surfing in one lesson. Even though we are very cautious of the ocean and we're reluctant to take surf lessons we felt completely safe with these instructors, to the point of letting Connie take our...More

Thank DeClute
Reviewed 22 January 2016

I can not say enough about the excellent service that the three of us received from Ingo and Connie. All of us took surfing lessons and enjoyed a Mangrove Kayak tour. Excellent value.

Thank 2001Miata
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Connie and Ingo from WildbyNature are wonderful people. Playa San Miguel is a great location and having them as our guides took our time there up a notch to perfect. Our kayak trip in the mangroves was fantastic, Ingo is knowledgeable, but more than that...More

Thank Nylene G
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Connie Gottselig and Ingo Hentschel are the Canadian proprietors of Wild by Nature Adventures, and split the year between Canada and Costa Rica. Connie is a committed environmentalist, has diplomas in several related fields as well as in outdoor leadership, and is certified to teach...More

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