The Pacuare River is ranked as one of the top five rivers in the world to white water raft. You will enjoy the thrill of the rapids, as well as the natural beauty that surrounds the river such as cascading waterfalls and a variety of tropical flora and fauna. The tour begins near the town of Tres Equis; one hour East of Turrialba. Before entering the river, the guides give an important safety talk, familiarizing rafters with the necessary commands and safety instructions that you will need on the river. After practicing all of the commands and drills you will start rafting the river. Shortly after entering, the excitement kicks up a notch as you enter the first rapid, “Iniciación”. You will quickly understand why some of the rapids have been labeled their specific names, such as Huacas, Dos Montañas, El Indio and Cimarrones. As well as enjoying the thrill of the rapids, there is also stop along to way to hike up waterfalls located in hidden canyons and to better enjoy some of the wildlife that you see along the way. The guides prepare a delicious meal for you while you rest and enjoy the scenic views and the various flora and fauna of this region. After lunch, you continue your adventure down the river, braving more rapids and taking in the awesome surroundings. The tour stops when you reach a bridge in the town of Siquirres.
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Notes: Tour Includes: Transportation from selected hotels in Turrialba, lunch at the river, special equipment, bilingual tour guide and safety kayaker.
There is an additional $5 fee for pick ups at Guayabo Lodge, and $25 for pick ups at Volcan Turrialba Lodge.
What to Bring: T-shirt, swimsuit, shorts, tennis shoes or sandals with ankle straps (no flip-flops), and sun block. Extra clothes and towel will be needed at the end of the tour.
Child Rate Notes: Children under 12 years old are not allowed.
Country: Costa Rica
Duration: 8 hours
Min. Passengers: 2
Starting at: 8:45 AM
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