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White water rafting tours in Jaco Costa Rica

Whether you're a family with kids, a couple, or a group of friends, if you're looking for real fun during your Costa Rica adventure vacation the Jaco white water rafting tours are a MUST!

White Water Rafting Tour

Savegre River (Class III)

White Water Rafting Tour

Naranjo River (Class III & IV)

White Water Rafting Tour

El Chorro (Class IV and V)

Surf Lessons

Jaco Beach

Savegre White Water Rafting Tours

(Class III Rapids)

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White Water Rafting at the Savegre River. Class II and III rapids, a combination of calm paddling and some white-water thrills. Each 6-7 person raft has a guide who will provide instructions during journey, and a kayaker will accompany for added safety.

 

Experience III class rapids on the cleanest river in Costa Rica, a combination of calm paddling and some white-water thrills.

 

The 80-minute road trip to the rafting site offers picturesque views of African palm plantations, little towns, small rivers and jungle.

 

After safety instructions and time to practice you are ready to board the 6-passenger rafts.

 

Each raft has a guide who will provide instructions during journey, and for additional safety, a kayaker will accompany the group close by.

 

Savegre River offers II and III class rapids, its bends and turns offering adrenaline and excitement.

 

During your 2 ½ hour trip you will also have opportunities to admire exuberant flora and abundant fauna around you, floating down and even hopping off your rafting to swim in calmer waters.

 

Once back at base camp after a shorter 30-minute ride, you’ll be able to dry off, change into fresh clothes and enjoy a delicious meal.

Tour Includes: Fruits, snacks, lunch and beverages

 

*Important:

 

  • Children must be at least 8 years old to participate.

Naranjo River White Water Rafting Tours

(Class III & IV Rapids)

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Costa Rica's Whitewater rafting tours are what Costa Rica's awesomeness feels like!

 

In fact, Costa Rica whitewater rafting tours can be probably one of the most beautiful rafting experiences in the world, with its warm rivers through a tropical jungle overflowing with flora and fauna and waterfalls visible during the trips.

 

Come to Jaco Costa Rica and paddle with expert rafting guides over different types of rivers and even some world-class whitewater expeditions through granite canyons and one of the most diverse rainforests in Costa Rica.

 

Here in Costa Rica, you can enjoy mild or more adventurous rafting experiences depending on your group's preferences, for example, consider December through April when most whitewater rivers in Costa Rica offer slightly more tame class III-IV rafting trips.

 

If your family or group is looking for wild natural beauty combined with adrenaline, consider not to miss the rushing Naranjo river that borders Manuel Antonio National Park, a truly beautiful and fun adventure!

 

Tour Itinerary:

 

Experience III and IV class rapids on this river that borders the Manuel Antonio National Park, combining adrenaline and natural beauty.

 

A 40-minute scenic ride brings you to the small town of Londres, and our private ranch featuring diverse facilities.

 

After safety instructions and time to practice you are ready to board the 6-passenger rafts.

 

Each raft has a guide who will provide instructions during the journey, and for additional safety, a kayaker will accompany the group close by.

 

The Naranjo River flows through mountains, jungle gorges, farmlands and palm plantations.

 

The river’s course is steep and challenging, perfect for adventure seekers searching for an adrenaline rush.

 

Halfway through the tour, you’ll have a break where you can catch up your breath and admire the view.

 

Towards the end of the river, the waters calm down and you can take in the sights while cruising over the last few rapids.

 

After taming the river for almost two hours, you will be rewarded with a tasty lunch made with local ingredients.

Tour Includes: Water, fruits & lunch

 

*Important:

 

  • Children must be at least 8 years old to participate.
  • The Naranjo River rafting tour is only available during the rainy season (May to December).

El Chorro White Water Rafting Tours

(Class IV & V Rapids)

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El Chorro white water rafting experience is the most popular and famous Costa Rica rafting adventure, also located at the Manuel Antonio National Park is definitely a must tour that the most adventurous rafting lovers should not miss.

 

This rafting tour will definitely blow you away. From A to Z everything about this tour is awesome (adrenaline to the top). During the tour and while the crazy rapids, you will have some chances to stop and appreciate the beauty of the rainforest, as well the tour photographer will try to get some awesome pictures of you having fun in this incredible fun water activity of Costa Rica.

 

Even though, No experience is required, you need to be in good shape for this strenuous yet rewarding journey through a narrow gorge.

 

Apart from the gorge, you will navigate through drops, and steep rapids and your guide will assist in maneuvering through the challenging boulders and bends.

 

“El Chorro section” offers a class IV whitewater rafting trip on the upper section of the Naranjo River. A 45-minute drive will bring you to the put-in point, where after detailed safety instructions and practice time you will begin your adventure.

 

Indeed, El Chorro experience is definitely the best on top of the best for rafting in Costa Rica, this rafting trip is known as a dry season Class IV, increasing to Class V and frequently unnavigable during the rainy season.

 

The Experience:

 

This tour starts with pickup at your hotel or vacation home at Jaco/Los Suenos area to then take you approximately 30 minutes from the Manuel Antonio Park. Once you arrive to the river, the tour guides will give you an important talk about the security instructions before getting to the action.

 

Don’t forget to admire the lush forest around you between rapids, this river borders the Manuel Antonio National Park so you will have the opportunity to witness untouched tropical forest yielding various species of birds such as the Chestnut Mandible Toucan, Aracaris, and several kinds of Kingfishers.

 

After the trip along the river, get a break and enjoy some fruits or snacks before the way back to your stay.

 

Make it happen and Get Ready to bounce and squeeze through the gorge’s tight rock walls, maneuver and carve around massive boulders and bends, and sweep down drops through challenging unforgettable chutes. Within the 2 mile stretch we will tackle rapids such as, “Tail of the Dragon”, “ Chorro” and “Asteric & Obelisc”.

 

So, you can't ask for more on a rafting tour, right?

Tour Includes: Lunch

 

*Important:

 

  • No previous experience required, but good physical condition needed for this tour.
  • Children must be at least 16 years old to participate.
  • Tour operates January to May due to weather conditions.
  • Maximum weight is 230lbs. (105 kg.)

Surf Lessons in Jaco Beach Costa Rica

2 Hour Private Lessons

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Surf Lessons:

 

Come alone or bring your own group of friends, family or co-workers to come surfing at Playa Jaco (Playa Jacó), the most famous beach town in Costa Rica and one of the best places for surf vacations, also very close of Hermosa.

 

Beach (Playa Hermosa), a world-class surf beach named World Surf Reserve by the Save The Waves Coalition.

 

Jaco is not only the closest beach to the San José International Airport, it is also a perfect beach for beginner and intermediate surfers in Costa Rica because the waves here are ideal for these levels before moving on to the more advanced levels that you can enjoy in beaches like Hermosa, Dominical and Pavones.

 

These surf lessons will begin with a 5- to 15-minute log introduction, followed by a 5- to 15-minute shore lesson with hour-long ocean instruction. All lessons are taught by experienced bilingual instructors.

Includes: Private 1 instructor for every 2 or 3 students, Gear and Transportation.
 
Location: Jaco Beach Area
 

*Surf Board Rental Is Available When You Place A Reservation.