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Walter's Taxi and Day Tours


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“border run”(6 reviews)
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I offer personalized private tours anywhere in Costa Rica. Do you need a taxi, van, plane or boat? I am a licensed tour operator and commercial licensed pilot. I will be happy to help. I speak English. I grew up in Atenas, Costa Rica and have been...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Oeste Beneficio Coopeatenas 250, Atenas 20501, Costa Rica
+506 8873 4266
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

My husband and I were there to stay with my brother. He picked us up from the airport at 8pm and drove us to Atenas. We did a coffee tour at DOKA coffee plantation with Walter. Really beautiful and very interesting. When it was time...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

Walter is the most responsible and reliable taxi and tour guide I have ever met. I have referred Walter many clients and without fail they have all raved about his punctuality and courteous behavior. I would recommend him to anyone and want him to know...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2018

I did a "border run" with Walter today to get a passport stamp, traveling from Atenas to Nicaragua. It was a total success and almost fun! He makes it sooooo easy. The long ride was comfortable. An excellent breakfast and lunch were included. At the...More

Thank lacolinadecarolina
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Walter Ramirez is a true gentleman and a real Costa Rican treasure. This was our second trip in the last year with plans to move to the Atenas area in the next four years. We have read everything we can get our hands on and...More

Thank Brenda Schaaf H
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Walter picked my family of 6 up from the airport and took us to our rental in Atenas from San Jose. Despite being delayed in the US, he was there with a very clear sign waiting for us. He was very courteous and gave us...More

Thank docswife52199
Reviewed 17 June 2018

My lady friend & I hired Walter to take us to Grecia, Sarchi & Zarcero. It was an excellent day trip. Walter's English is very good. He was laid back, patient, kind & informative. He is a true gentleman. Listen to him--he will probably answer...More

Thank Ginger H
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Walter was recommended to us by someone who had lived in Costa Rica for several years. He transported my family and me on four different days on our recent trip to Costa Rica. Walter was professional, punctual, and gave us wonderful information about the land...More

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Walter R, Propietario at Walter's Taxi and Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thanks amigos you are very welcome in Costa Rica Also we are here to make your tours very susesfull and safe,fun and leaning culture and history Thas to be very nice friends.

Reviewed 10 May 2018

Our experience from the beginning: We reached out to Walter b/c his info was given to us by our Airbnb host. We gave him our flight information and asked about tours to inquire the pricing and see if it would work with our group. Walter...More

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Walter R, Owner at Walter's Taxi and Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Thank you for your review Palencia_M_V. Just to clarify some misinformation in your review: the 2018 rate for airport transfer to the destination you had requested for 5 people is $50 US. We do apologize for the inconvenience and frustration you experienced and we offer...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

While in Costa Rica, I contacted the FB page. After 4 days, we gave up. No response. No one in the area had any knowledge of the taxi or tour service. Good luck.More

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Walter R, Owner at Walter's Taxi and Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We apologize that you did not receive an answer via FB as we do monitor the stream as well as respond to customers via FaceTime, SKYPE and email. Please do contact us again when in Costa Rica so we can...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

Did a border run tour with Walter and it was the easiest and least stressful one we’ve ever done. It started with complete info from Walter on what was needed for documentation and taxes at the border and ended with us back home earlier than...More

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Sheanika H
26 April 2018|
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Response from WalterR1891 | Property representative |
You can FT or WhatsApp at +506 8873 4266
18 September 2017|
Response from Charlie D | Reviewed this property |
First, you need to contact Walter direct for his schedule and price for the day trip to Nica border for Visa. I highly recommend it as the easiest way to renew visa and a fun trip including breakfast and lunch for around... More
27 January 2017|
Response from WalterR1891 | Property representative |
Cash only in US dollars. I will need to know more information about what tour you are interested in, number of people, and distance. My email is in my Trip Advisor information. Please send me an email and I will send you... More
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