"Excellent time. Professional, safety conscience, fun and entertaining. Highly recommend."
"The best day ever. Everyone there was nice, friendly, and talented. The rafting was adventurous and thrilling. The pictures the took were beautiful. Everything was absolutely fantastic. I would not trade a minute of this day for anything. "
"This was our favorite day! The logistics were as promised. the rafting experience was a blast! Gerald from Wave Expeditions made the tour. He was friendly, went out of his way to give some background of the area. He was the only guide on this week long trip that really talked about Costa Rica with pride and knowledge. The meal was also very good!"
"The BEST adventure in Arenal. Great time and fantastic guide. Thank you Ariel for the amazing time on the water. The pictures they provided were the best."
"WOW ! HA - That was the VERY best part of Costa Rica... Absolutely by far the funnest thing we have EVER done..... Want to do again ! Ariel our guide was the best ."
Originating from clear mountain streams, the Sarapiqui River runs from the Central Mountain Range just north of San Jose to the San Marcos River which runs along the shared border between Costa Rica and Nicaragua. The river is considered a national monument because of the vital service it provided in transporting arms, goods and soldiers in the 1856 war against the filibusters.
This tour is available as a side trip between the following destinations:
To book as a side trip: click the destination name above that you will be departing from, and reserve a Private Transport between two of the destinations as shown above. Next, book this tour for the same date as the private transport, without selecting any extra transportation services on the booking form. Then, contact us to make sure we aware you would like to combine this tour with your Private Transport and we will finalize everything on your behalf.
Combining two of the country’s most adrenalin-packed activities, this tour will have you repelling down waterfalls and surging over white-water rapids! Set in Costa Rica’s Northern Lowlands near the base of the Arenal Volcano, the scenery for this tour couldn’t be any more beautiful. Rated 7.3/10 by visitors
People of all ages will enjoy the excitement and thrill of white water rafting on this half day adventure to the Balsa/San Carlos River. Rapids along the Balsa River are graded class 2-3 and is a great option for families and beginners. Rated 7.2/10 by visitors