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Ultimate Tubing Experience!

Do not miss this adventure while being in the La Fortuna area of Costa Rica! Christian and Oscar... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Natasha W
Los Angeles, California
SO much fun!

We loved tubing down the river with Christian! We went on a couples trip to Costa Rica and decided... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
MaKenna S
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Don't miss Costa Rica's BEST River Tubing Adventure. Our guides, who are experts in River Tubing, will take you down rainforest rapids over big waves, along fast runs, and even get in some relaxing float time. We'll also do our best to show you...more
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Diagonal 301 | 400 Meters West of Hotel Casa Luna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not miss this adventure while being in the La Fortuna area of Costa Rica! Christian and Oscar are trained professionals that will provide exhilarating fun. I highly recommend this company for providing an unforgettable experience. You will have a blast!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved tubing down the river with Christian! We went on a couples trip to Costa Rica and decided to book this last-minute activity for our last day, it was so much fun! It was just the four of us and Christian in the group...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was the highlight of our trip! Our boys, 7 and 8, were laughing and shrieking the whole time. Our guide, Christian, was awesome. He was competent, knowledgeable and personable. Christian was in control of the entire trip which made it easy to just relax....More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tubing trip down the Balsa River. It’s a great mix of thrills (bouncing down the rapids) and chills (sit back and watch the scenery float by on the calm bits). We saw herons and cormorants and a sloth feeding upside down. Christian is a...More

Thank Millerscrossing
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This was a great trip for the whole family. There had been a lot of rain and the river was pretty high so we were all attached to the kayaks. Initially I was a little disappointed by this but not once we hit the rapids...More

Thank Alison and Rich... S
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

My wife, teenage son, and I booked this tubing adventure a couple of weeks prior to arriving in Costa Rica and we were not disappointed. We were promptly picked up at the Tabacon Resort by Cristian and his team. Cristian is fluent in English and...More

Thank Lazaro Q
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic day on the river. We went with two children ages 6 and 7. They were tied to our guide so we didn’t have to worry about their safety. We were in very capable hands and appreciated how good the guides were...More

Thank Hannahwally
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We could not have had a more enjoyable experience! Cristiano was a great guide. This was the highlight of my time in Arenal, would highly recommend!

Thank cokathryn
Reviewed 18 July 2018

They picked us up at the hotel and took us to the river. The kids were 5 and 8 and had a great time. They were hooked up to kayak and guide and my wife and I cruised down the river. I would recommend it...More

Thank Austin M
TicaRica, Owner at Arenal River Tubing & Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thanks so much for taking your family out on our River Tubing Adventure! We also really appreciate you taking the time to post on TripAdvisor. Pura Vida!!

Reviewed 13 July 2018

This tour was super easy to set up and they picked us up right in front of our hotel the morning of the tour. Our guides were very knowledgeable, fun and even gave us other awesome recommendations of what to do in our visit to...More

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TicaRica, Owner at Arenal River Tubing & Hiking, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thank you so much for joining us on Costa Rica's BEST River Tubing Adventure! And, thanks for posting a review : )

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27 July 2015|
Response from Casandra C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if you'll make it. Bookings are done by email so the best thing would be to email and ask. The website says tours go out at 8:30am but that's not accurate. We got picked up at 11am for ours, for example.