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Pineapple Tours

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Dominical, Costa Rica
+506 8873 3283
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Mangrove tour..... Outstanding experience!

My wife and I took an SUP/ kayak tour with pineapple. Our guide Victor was absolutely first rate... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
David P
via mobile
Great intro to the flora & fauna of Domincal and nearby

Rachel was super helpful setting up trips for our party of four. We booked the Mangrove tour and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Penny C
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Natchez, Mississippi
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We offer Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard tours for all levels and ages in Dominical, Costa Rica. Tours to Mangroves (Hatillo Nuevo or Matapalo), Ventanas Caves, Whale's Tail at Marino Ballena National Park, Rio Baru, and other locations. It's an amazing way to discover the beauty, nature and adventure of this tropical paradise. Whether you are kayaking through enchanting mangrove estuaries, searching for exotic birds and animals, paddling through adrenaline-filled ocean caves, snorkeling and wave riding at the Whale's Tail at Marino Ballena National Park, or just a lazy paddle up the rio Baru, our 10 years experience and knowledgeable, local guides will leave you with memories and a HUGE smile. Rentals available too.
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Hours Today: 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Dominical, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I took an SUP/ kayak tour with pineapple. Our guide Victor was absolutely first rate and friendly. Taking time to stop multiple times to show us things we would have otherwise missed. We saw Sloths, monkeys, raccoons and a multitude of birds....More

Thank David P
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Awesome! So glad you had a great time on our tour! Thank you so much for your review.....hope to see you again in the future. Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rachel was super helpful setting up trips for our party of four. We booked the Mangrove tour and Whale's tail snorkeling tour with the folks at Pineapple and Rachel arranged for us an adventure zip-line with a great company south of Dominical. Japo was our...More

Thank Penny C
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your great review! AND thanks for trying out two of our tours! We are also starting two new ocean tours this December, so if you come back to Dominical, please come try them out! Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Our family of six from Texas took the snorkel and mangrove tour in July. Rachel was very helpful in setting up our tour, and our guides Victor and Roberto, were fun and informative and patient! Our son wanted to kayak on his own and needed...More

Thank Erin696
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you so much for the awesome review! So glad you and your family had fun! The Whales Tail Snorkel Combo tour is great for families. I hope you'll visit us again when you come to Costa Rica! Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My mom, 16 year old daughter and myself had such a great time with our guide Felix. We did the mangrove SUP tour. Got to see lots of monkeys and even a snake, very cool!

Thank rhyam2016
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

So happy that you had a great time! When the boa constrictor comes around it's pretty Exciting! Thanks for your review and please visit us again. Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We did the half day kayaking trip in the mangroves and it was brilliant! We stopped on the way to see sloths in the wild on the beach, and then arrived near Matapalo for the kayaking. The guide was friendly and excellent at pointing out...More

Thank maddy_ew
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thanks for the nice review! Glad you enjoyed your trip to the mangroves. Please visit us again soon! Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 24 August 2017

Very relaxed, detailed and engaged explanation on mangroves, a lot of Attention to client up to the nicely prepared fruit buffet table; also we had very nice talks in general about people and culture - was nice to getting to know more about Cota Rican...More

Thank 377lupo
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you so much for your excellent review! We appreciate that you saw our details and that you enjoyed our guide. We think he's wonderful and intelligent too! Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 22 August 2017

Strongly recommend. Loved learning about the ecosystem, wildlife and kayaking through beautiful areas. Guides were great!

Thank Pam D
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thanks for the kind words. We really appreciate that you took the time to leave us this great review! Please visit us again! Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Strongly recommend! If you want to see nature in an amazing ecosystem, this tour is for you. Our knowledgeable and super friendly guide Felix showed us the 4 different types of mangroves, pointing out each one. He educated us about almost everything we saw…we left...More

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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you so much for the two thumbs up! We really appreciate you taking the time to review us. Please visit us again soon. Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Our time with Pineapple Tours was one of our favorite parts of our trip to Costa Rica... Our guide Roberto and driver (Dener?) were both great. They were able to spot howler monkeys and sloths just on our drive to and from the launch spot....More

Thank ashleigh224
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you so much for your excellent review of our Whales Tail Combo Tour. What a compliment that our tour was one of your favorite parts of your trip! Seeing the scarlet macaws just topped off the tour. Thanks for coming with us. Hope to...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017

We really wanted to do the cave kayaking tour that Pineapple offered however the weather and waves were not cooperating so we chose the kayak and snorkel trip instead. We were not disappointed. The guide was very easy to communicate with and attentive to all...More

Thank Scott M
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thanks, Scott M, for your great review! We appreciate your understanding that when the waves and weather aren't in our favor, sometimes we cannot offer the Ventanas Caves Ocean Tour. I'm glad you were able to still get out on the water and enjoy yourselves!...More

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Eleni_96
23 January 2017|
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Response from Rachel W | Property representative |
Hi! The tour you are talking about is a 1/2 day of kayaking AND snorkeling. It's our combo tour at Marino Ballena National Park. And this is the best time of the year for this tour!!! The conditions are amazing! It... More
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Judy A
10 January 2017|
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Response from Rachel W | Property representative |
Hi, Yes definitely a 4 year old can go in a double kayak with an adult! We take young children all the time to the mangroves. We have 3 double kayaks available. Please contact me directly for more information. Thanks!
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