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Ale Tours Costa Rica

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Jaco Costa Rica, Santa Barbara 40401, Costa Rica
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A friend recommended Ale to me, and Iโ€™m so glad she did. I contacted him and told him the kind of... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
2015ajw
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London, United Kingdom
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Fantastic fortnight discovering Costa Rica

Highly recommend Ale Tours. Ale is very knowledgeable about Costa Rica, he knows all the best... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Joanne O
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Essex, United Kingdom
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With more than 12 years of experience, Ale Tours Costa Rica provides certified naturalist guides to help you experience an unforgettable and 100% personalized Costa Rican day trip. We specialize in private tours all over Costa Rica incl. Manuel Antonio, La Fortuna, Monteverde and the San Jose area. Great for nature-lover, thrill-seeker, families or groups. "See & Experience Costa Rica your way!"
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Jaco Costa Rica, Santa Barbara 40401, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

A friend recommended Ale to me, and Iโ€™m so glad she did. I contacted him and told him the kind of things we wanted to see and do in Costa Rica , seeing the sights but also exciting things to keep my 11 year old...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend Ale Tours. Ale is very knowledgeable about Costa Rica, he knows all the best places to go and no question remains unanswered. Great chap with more importantly a good sense of humour. Loved our adventures.

Thank Joanne O
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Alejandro is a fabulous guide. He knows flora, fauna, culture, history--well, just about everything. He is cheerful, upbeat, eager for you to love Costa Rica, and helpful. He knows when to guide and when to step back. He makes you feel you've known him forever...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This being my first time to Costa Rica, I was not absolutely sure of the best way to navigate through a new country, but THANKFULLY I was incredibly lucky enough to have Alejandro waiting for me at the San Jose airport! I could not have...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Alejandro is an excellent guide tour, benevolent, leaving you free to enjoy your experience while giving the best explanations on the richness of Costa Rica that surtounds you ! Thank you ๐Ÿ˜Œ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ

Thank Claudia C
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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Ale picked us up at the hotel. Drove for around 1 hour and some minutes. Took us to a souvenir store/ breakfast area (not included). Took us to Carara National Park. During this hike (a 1 hour 15 minute hike), Ale explained everything about the...More

Thank Chorilane
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Ale was an incredible tour guide for my friends and I. He picked us up at our hotel in Heredia early in the morning and had an awesome itinerary of hiking in a protected rainforest filled with exotic animals and plants that he carefully explained...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Put yourself in Alejandro's hands in Costa Rica, and you'll have the best vacation of your life!! He knows everything and everywhere in Costa Rica. He picked us up at 6:30am on our last day of vacation at Gaia Hotel in Manuel Antonio, and dropped...More

Thank jillh761
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I booked with a friend a tour through a UK tour company. The tour is then contacted to Ale Tours, (don't read that as Ale as in beer it is Ale as in Alejandro) a local Costa Rica company. The tour was excellent from start...More

Thank Sarah D
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Alejandro represents all that is good about Costa Rica. He was warm and fun to be around. He accommodated all of our wishes to make the trip a memorable one and ensured that everyone had a fulfilling experience. A good time was had by all...More

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RobbieEwing
7 December 2017|
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If we skipped La Paz waterfalls - La Paz sounds expensive and we're going to be seeing similar later in the trip at Montverde / La Fortuna / San Gerardo later. If we went to Doka tour / lunch, then Sarchi and Grecia. Would... More
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