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Bahia Rica Adventures

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5 Km del Relleno 1, Paquera 60105, Costa Rica
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Fantastic place for marvelous experiences

Bahia Rica is famous for its sea fishing. A day at sea and catching some mo stars is an... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
HARAmbrosius
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Paquera, Costa Rica
Worth it!

My boyfriend and I did the bioluminescence kayak tour, it was beautiful and very peaceful. This is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JennaNatalyia
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Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
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A variety of exiting places are easy accessible by boat from Bahia Rica. The gulf of Nicoya is known for its spectacular weather, beautiful beaches, impressive cliffs, calm water and islands full of wildlife. Our boat trips will take you to many special places where you can encounter lots of different animals like monkeys, lizards, iguanas, birds, turtles, butterflies, dolphins and a number of different fishes. Bahia Rica also offer a complete sport fishing package after fish like Pacific Sailfish, Roosterfish, Yellow Fin Tuna, Cubera Snapper, Wahoo, Pacific Jack and Marlin of different species.You can experience Costa Rica’s exotic west coast from a kayak with Bahia Rica. Paddle in calm bays with fascinating island where you can go ashore on untouched virgin beaches. Or you can try the Stand Up Paddle Boards on the calm water in the Gulf of Nicoya.
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5 Km del Relleno 1, Paquera 60105, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Bahia Rica is famous for its sea fishing. A day at sea and catching some mo stars is an unforgettable sensation. But also canoing around the islands is wonderful and especially at night when the sea is bio-iluminiscente. This all in a paradise like place...More

Thank HARAmbrosius
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I did the bioluminescence kayak tour, it was beautiful and very peaceful. This is a phenomenon that is worth seeing if you have the time. I highly recommend it. And the owners of the company are very enjoyable. They are excellent hosts...More

Thank JennaNatalyia
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Icedros, Owner at Bahia Rica Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review! It makes our day to hear back from our guests - and of course we are thrilled that you enjoyed our tour. We find the bioluminescence magical, and hope to take many more out to experience it.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this trip. We arrived on the ferry from Puntarenas at 330 and arrived to the see howler monkeys and soon walked into a lovely beach where we swam and relaxed. We managed to see some puffer fish, lots of birds, lizards and...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We did the bioluminescene kayaking tour and it was incredible. From where we were staying before booking this, it was quite a lot of hassle to get here and it didn't really fit in with our travel plans but I'm so glad we decided to...More

Thank Charlotte W
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

This was the most awesome tour you will ever do. Not many places on this earth that you can experience this phenomenon so make it a must see while on Costa Rica. I tried to video with a waterproof camera but didn’t have much success....More

Thank Kenneth F
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We did the bioluminescence kayak tour with Eddy and it was amazing. We arrived early to see a gorgeous sunset up on a hill on their property. You can sit in a swing or hammock and take in the views. Spectacular. Everyone is so kind...More

Thank calmdude
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

We booked 2 days to go inshore fishing with Bahia Rica. It was a good experience. We landed Amber Jacks, a Rooster, Snapper, several Trevallies, a large Sierra Mackerel, Black Tunas, Bonitos and unfortunately we lost a very big Red Snapper on a popper. We...More

Thank EmenemNL
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

My family - 2 adults and 2 kids did 2 tours with Bahia rica.. the tours went well, as planned and described- no surprises and they started on time. ( all important when you r doing tours with kids). Of special note... our tour dates...More

Thank Jason M
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Took two different tours on the same day with this wonderful small company. Firstly we did the snorkelling and monkeys boat tour. Very friendly guide who left it open as to how we wanted to do things - let us choose where to snorkel, how...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Well organised kayaking experience of bioluminescent waters in the gulf of Nicoya. Eddie was fun, kept us safe and made sure that we saw the full shining effects of the plankton. I would have appreciated a bit more time on the water (you get about...More

Thank Teresa U
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Hi, we are located 1,5 hour from Montezuma. 1,5 km from the Paquera ferry landing. The tour starts at 18:00, so you should aim at being here latest at 17:45. Just wanted to comment on how to get to Bahia Rica from the... More
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