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Address: Quepos, Isla Damas, Quepos, Costa Rica
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Immerse yourself in indescribable beauty, where nature reveals its...

Immerse yourself in indescribable beauty, where nature reveals its flawlessness. In the mangrove tour everything flows harmoniously, the blend of fresh water and salt water, the diversity of the most extraordinary Costa Rica plants and wildlife in all its splendor. Allow us to guide you through our amazing mangrove areas in a boat or a kayak; the most natural way to get to know the nature and avoid heart it. The tide will help us by giving us a little push, while you’re paddling on a kayak the sounds of nature are pure and the breeze coming from the ocean mouth will hit you and make you love this Costa Rican piece of gold.

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Damas Island Boat Tour From Quepos
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Our guide Jason was fantastic. We got the full experience touring up the river all the way to where the ocean flows in! He even picked some coconuts and we got to drink straight... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 January 2017
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Our guide Jason was fantastic. We got the full experience touring up the river all the way to where the ocean flows in! He even picked some coconuts and we got to drink straight from the fruit. It was interesting and entertaining.

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vacacionesQuepos, Director Comercial at Cambute Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for joining Cambute Tours. Your comments are very important for us More 

London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

If I could vote a zero I would! We would NOT recommend this tour company!! Firstly our tour "guide" had obviously just learnt his tour words by rote, delivered in an entirely monotone voice and it was endless! When he wasn't droning on he was conversing with the man driving the boat! Absolutely no peace & quiet to simply enjoy... More 

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vacacionesQuepos, Director Comercial at Cambute Tours, responded to this review

Dear Visitor. This kind of comments are usually very difficult to answer. We always try our best to satisfy our customers. But under no circunstances we will tolerate disrecpect of any kind for any of our collegues and clients. You have should also mentioned this lines in your review. You were drunk and disrespected the waiters in the restaurant and... More 

Stratford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This tour was recommended to us by our hotel on a rainy day in Manuel Antonio. We hadn't seen much wildlife yet during our stay because it had been raining non stop for 4 days so we decided to give it a try. Jason was our guide and he picked us up from the hotel and drove us about 20... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We had great time in this monkey tour. Jason the guide was absolutely amazing. He was funny, knowledgeable, very kind and professional. We saw crocodiles, snakes, special birds and obviously monkeys. We were able to take great pictures of the monkeys. Well worth the time and money. Highly recommended.

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vacacionesQuepos, Gerente at Cambute Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review We are happy that you have enjoyed your tour. Thank you also for recommending us More 

Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We were a group of 4 and joined the tour arranged by our hotel. Minibus pickup from the hotel was great for us as we were the last on but one family had been on the minibus for an hour, and they were very unhappy. The guide was Jason and he was very knowledgable about all the flora and fauna.... More 

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vacacionesQuepos, Gerente at Cambute Tours, responded to this review

Dear Robin Thank you for joining Cambute Tours. Our guides are always glad to read your reviews More 

Billingshurst, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Jason collected us in a mini bus from our rented house the we stopped as the informal restaurant they frequent to order our food for after the trip. There are toilets there so last chance before the end of the tour. We drive a short distance to tbe mangroves and parked right beside the water. This trip is dependant on... More 

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Thank you for joining Cambute Tours. your comments help us to improve our services every day More 

Frederick, Maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

This is a review of the mangrove boat tour. As per usual in Costa Rica our guide was great and knowledgeable/informative. The problem was we didn't see much in the way of wildlife (which is always a risk with this type of tour). You do get up close and personal with some monkeys (I'm guessing this is predictable as they... More 

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vacacionesQuepos, Gerente at Cambute Tours, responded to this review

Dear Simon Thank you for joining us. As you said it is wildlife, they dont like us as we and I am sure you do. Some times is just a matter of luck, There is a lot to see besides monkeys, but we can not asure everything is going to be on same site when you are touring. To other... More 

Big Bear Lake, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Basically the only reason I joined trip advisor right now is to review this tour. First off this was my first trip to Costa Rica and absolutely fell in love with it! There was very few bad moments, this was one of them. We paid $55 dollars per person which I had no problem with because I am a monkey... More 

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vacacionesQuepos, Gerente at Cambute Tours, responded to this review

Dear visitor. We thank you for your comments. It is not easy to answer bad reviews, especially one like yours. I have to start to mention that Michael is no longer working with us. One of the reasons is your review. Let me start by mentioning that we are against feeding monkeys and he was aware of it, I am... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

After meeting several people on our trip who told us about this tour, I knew we had to do it. We traveled the last week of May, during the beginning of low season. We made our reservation through our hotel, The Falls (also highly recommended) the day before. The tour hours are based on the tide. It ended up only... More 

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Savannah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

My wife and I have been coming down to Costa Rica for many years now and why we never did this tour before I don't know. Our guide Heison (pronounced Jason) was excellent and very entertaining. We saw bats, turtles, a sloth, crocodiles, iguana's and then came the Monkey's. They were all over the boat and we got lot's of... More 

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