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Carrillo Tours

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Turtle tour

Fantastic evening, great guide and well worth the money. $45 per person. We got up close and... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Jago D
via mobile
Well worth the money

I went kayaking to Chora island and snorkeling with my 10 yo daughter yesterday. We both had a... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
Louise B
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Carrillo Tours is a Costa Rican owned Tour Operator. Some of our services are: Private/Shared Shuttles, Sea/ Mangrove Kayak Tours, Boat Tours, Horseback Riding Tours, Turtles Tours, Nature Hiking, visiting different conservation areas or natural...more
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Playa Samara, 50 metros sur del Hotel Giada | 50 Mtrs Sur, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic evening, great guide and well worth the money. $45 per person. We got up close and personal with a number of sea turtles. We were able to watch a turtle come to shore, dig her ditch and lay her eggs. We then followed her...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We really wanted to see the turtles lay eggs and Carrillo tours delivered. The guide was pleasant and knowledgeable. The only thing is that I felt the tour was too invasive. We got really close to the turtle as she was laying her eggs and...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

I went kayaking to Chora island and snorkeling with my 10 yo daughter yesterday. We both had a really good time. Initially we booked the day before but my daughter wasn't feeling well and it was absolutely no problem to rebook. Our guide Leonardo was...More

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Carrillo T, Director de Recepción at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for choosing us! It was a pleasure for us, see you soon!

Reviewed 6 February 2018

My wife and I took two short excursions with guide Leonardo -- the kayak/snorkel tour to Isla Chora and the birding/walking tour in the forest near Carrillo Bay. We did the longer trip, the river tour in Palo Verde N.P., with guide Rodrigo. The guides...More

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Carrillo T, Director de Recepción at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

We are very happy of your good experience in Costa Rica through us. Thank you for share your experience.

Reviewed 6 February 2018

We have just spent 10 days in Samara and went on two Carrillo Tours. The staff were accommodating and friendly. The horseback riding was three hours of an amazing experience. The horses were easy even for inexperienced riders. We climbed to the top of a...More

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Carrillo T, Gerente at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you Deborah for express your adventures with us

Reviewed 8 January 2018

We were very fortunate to be in the area when the monthly mass nesting (arribada) of Olive Ridley turtles occurred on Playa Ostional. We chose Carrillo Tours Eco Adventures based on a recommendation from our super fun surfing instructor Johel from Choco's surf school in...More

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Carrillo T, Gerente at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Definitely you were fortunate, because this experinece is amazing, we are happy that you are satisfied, Thank you so much!

Reviewed 19 September 2017

Our group had a fabulous time on the tour to see alligators with Bryan. This wasn't Disneyland, as these creatures were live and only ten feet from the boat! It was quite exciting while being safe at the same time! Everyone affiliated with the boat...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

We used Carrillo Tours for transportation to and from the airport and for a day trip. They couldn't have been nicer or more accommodating. The prices were reasonable and they were always on time. Would highly recommend.

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Carrillo T, Gerente at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you so much, we strive to be best

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We did two tours, the kayak tour to Island Chora and the dolphin watching tour. The kayak tour was really fun and we enjoyed snorkelling as well as seeing a lot of hermit crabs, iguanas and some pelicans. The next day we went on the...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

We spent a fabulous afternoon kayaking to Isla Chora with Andre. He was very knowledgeable and kind guide, even diving off the kayak to try to spot the turtle we'd been looking for. Carillo tours seemed to be the smallest of the offerings in town....More

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Carrillo T, Assistant at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Thank you for your review.

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