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Central American Tours

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Central American tours is the most prestigious tour operator in Costa Rica. Since 1972 we have been providing tours, ground transportation, hotel reservations, rent a car reservations, airport transfers, customized itineraries and package for groups...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mateo met us at the airport at 6am - he was friendly and knowledgeable about all the trips and tours CAT offered. I would recommend CAT tours and Mateo 100% - thank you

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

This was truly an adventure. Arturo our Central American Tours guide lead the way through a rain forest explaining the many creatures we came across. He highlighted them with a blue laser pen making it very easy to see. Too many examples to post about...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

The tour was well put together and all the transfers ran on time. The employees we met were all lovely. However, more information could be provided in the 'itinerary' which was literally just a list of pick-up times and did not explain what meals were...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

I would surely recommend this company. I had 27 people in my group they accommodated us so well with a private bus, they were waiting with signs and the return was very smooth. As a TA I would use them again for my other groups.

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Jorge T, Owner at Central American Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you very much for your review! I am so glad your group enjoyed their visit to Costa Rica. It was our pleasure to serve you and we hope to serve yo again many times in the future. Best regards, Jorge Taylor President / Owner

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

The vida aventura Park was an experience of a life time! What we enjoyed most was that the tour was very private and personal. The zip lines were great, very long zip lines right above the tree tops. The horseback riding trail was also a...More

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Jorge T, Owner at Central American Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thank you very much for your review! Vida Aventura Nature park is own and operated by Central American Tours. An exclusive place for our clients. I am glad you enjoyed the all the activities. Jorge Taylor President / Owner Central American Tours.

Reviewed 26 June 2018

We used CATours for transportation to and from the airport, Coribici river float tour, Arenal Volcano and hot springs, and Palo Verde river tour. We were impressed with this company the minute we were picked up from the airport. We have never been to Costa...More

1  Thank Katie L
Jorge T, Owner at Central American Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you very much for your review. I am so glad you enjoyed all your tours with Catours. Yes, we proud of our guides and airport reps. Thank again for appreciating their hard work. Jorge Taylor President / Owner

Reviewed 22 June 2018

We used CAT for our transfer to our hotel from the airport as well as on the return trip. In addition, we used CAT transport for excursions and for one of the daily tours. Our drivers were always on time, made sure we had what...More

Thank Ashley M
Jorge T, Owner at Central American Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you very much for your review!! I hope you have the opportunity to visit our beautiful country again. It will be our pleasure to serve you. Jorge Taylor President / Owner

Reviewed 15 June 2018

Daniel was great.He was very informative and also a warm person I had dietary issue and he made sure i had what i needed at every location i was sad when it was over and had to say good-bye to him or Jorea the driver

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Jorge T, Owner at Central American Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2018

Thank you very much for your review. Daniel is one of our outstanding tour guides and we are very glad you enjoyed you tours with Catours. We hope to serve you again in the near future. Jorge Taylor Owner / President

Reviewed 6 June 2018

Our family of four was picked up at our hotel early (around 6:15 a.m.) We drove to our first stop about an hour and half in to a nice restaurant for a good breakfast, then on to our destination of the Mt. Arenal volcano. The...More

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Jorge T, Owner at Central American Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you very much for your review! I am glad you enjoyed your tour of Arenal Volcano & Baldi Hot Springs. Yes, its a long drive but it makes up for a great day. Jose, like the rest of our guides is dedicated to creating...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018

This is the second time we have taken a guide for a trip to an ecological reserve and we certainly did not regret it. Esteban was amazing. He met us at our hostel, brought us for some birdspotting before breakfast at a cafe nearby and...More

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Christina W
6 March 2016|
Response from Jorge T | Property representative |
Hi Cristina! Thanks for your inquiry. Most tours are family friendly. Tours Like Vida Aventura Nature Park are ideal for the family. Your kids could do zip lines and horseback riding. Some tours requiere a very long drive... More
23 December 2014|
Response from Jorge T | Property representative |
Thanks for your email! Central American Tours is a tour operator. We do not have a fitness center; how ever some of the hotels in Costa Rica. Best regards Jorge