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Pineapple Tours

#1 of 16 Tours in Dominical Features Animals
Dominical, Costa Rica
+506 8873 3283
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Wonderful experience!

Friendly, awesome guides who were knowledgeable and always happy to answer a question or help. They... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Erica J
Had fun and learned alot!

Victor and Jovino were fantastic guides on our kayak tour through the mangroves. We had a super fun... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
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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: 06:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Dominical, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Friendly, awesome guides who were knowledgeable and always happy to answer a question or help. They had fresh fruit for us afterwards!! And they even took pictures with their waterproof camera and uploaded them for all to see and download! A very well thought-out trip...More

Thank Erica J
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We try to put 110% into everything we do here at Pineapple Tours. Before, during and after the tour! We appreciate your business and hope to see you again! Rachel Pineapple Tours!

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Victor and Jovino were fantastic guides on our kayak tour through the mangroves. We had a super fun time and learned so much about the fascinating and important ecosystem.

Thank jebsibbald
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thank you for your review! I'm glad you learned a lot in the mangroves. It is one of the most important environments on the this planet, but unfortunately often overlooked. Please visit us again soon! Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 3 January 2017

We had a great experience with Rachel and Jovino of Pineapple tours. We had 3 double Kayaks for our family of 6. (we reserved the doubles a few months in advance). The river was a little low so we spent some time at the spot...More

Thank desertciv
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words about Pineapple Tours. We appreciate that you took the time out to leave a review. We love having Jovino as part of our team. His passion shines through on every tour! Thank you for coming with us....More

Reviewed 3 January 2017

My husband, sister and teenage daughter did the mangrove tour. We took 2 kayaks and 2 SUP's and switched. This was my first time paddle-boarding and it was easy and tons of fun. Our guide was great, pointed out lots of wildlife and told us...More

Thank Tracey A
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thanks for your nice review! We appreciate it! I'm glad you did the Kayak/SUP switch-a-roo! It's a great way to try out a new sport and not have to do it for the entire tour! Thanks for your time and please visit us again soon....More

Reviewed 2 January 2017

Kayaking through the mangroves was an excellent excursion for our family. We spotted tons of wildlife, and truly enjoyed the trip. It was both relaxing and fun and we learned a lot from our guides about the mangroves and the wildlife in Costa Rica. I...More

Thank luasmom
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you so much for your great review! We appreciate the kind words. Please visit us again in the future when you come back to Dominical. Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 1 January 2017

We took the mangrove paddle trip. Was a little longer than expected but very interesting. The guide spotted several boas in the trees, a couple of sloths, many varieties of birds and capuchin monkeys. The owner is very nice and accommodating.More

Thank kayaktexas
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you for your great review of our Mangrove tour. Sometimes the tour runs longer than expected because we want to show you everything possible and we want to make sure you enjoy the experience! Generally the tour is about 4 hours door to door....More

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We had a great trip with this company. From the moment we walked in Rachel and the team were great. We did the whales fin tour, Jovian (our guide) was incredibly knowledgeable and good fun, Jappo laid out a delicious spread of fruit at the...More

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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Wow! Thank you so much for your AWESOME words about Pineapple Tours! We really appreciate it and the time that you took out to make your review! It was fun showing you the Whale's Tail and getting to know you at our office. Thanks again...More

Reviewed 26 December 2016

Easy kayak on a meandering river through the mangroves filled with all kinds of exotic wildlife including laughing falcons, many sloths, white faced monkeys, iguanas, fish, ibis, and even a huge boa constrictor entwined in the trees.My 9 year old grandson had no problem paddling...More

Thank costajill
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2016

Thank you so much for your review, Costajill! We really appreciate that you took the time out to review us! I heard your grandson was so much fun on the tour! Please visit us again soon. Rachel Pineapple Tours

Reviewed 25 December 2016

We kayaked through the mangroves and out to the whale's tail to snorkel. The tour guide takes photos and gets them to you via e-mail within 24 hours. Tour guide had the knowledge to share about the area. Perfect afternoon activityMore

Thank chirndog
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2016

Thank you chrindog, for your review! We really appreciate that you took the time to review us! I love the Whale's Tail Combo Tour because you get a little taste of all the ecosystems in the park. You get to kayak, snorkel, explore, wave surf...More

Reviewed 25 December 2016

Pineapple Tours is such a great operation! The guides are extremely knowledgeable and experienced and the owners Nego and Rachel are wonderful people who take all their tours and experience to a very personal level. Their attention to detail, their professionalism, and their kindness pushes...More

Thank Nicole H
Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2016

Wow!Thank you Nicole H, for your awesome compliments! We really appreciate your words. We love what we do, so I think that makes the difference. Plus our employees are awesome, so that helps too! Rachel Pineapple Tours

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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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