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Pacific Trade Winds

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Nuevo Arenal 50807, Costa Rica
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fantastic journey!

I had always wanted to travel to Costa Rica, and PTW made my trip easy. All my accommodations were... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2014
Daniel W
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Evergreen, Colorado
Wedding Week Tour

Having backpacked in Costa Rica the year prior, my fiance and I wanted to return to Costa Rica to... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2014
CarlaValentine
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Halifax, Canada
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Pacific Trade Winds is your one stop source for private tours and adventure travel in Costa Rica. Take a private tour to Arenal Volcano and then unwind in tropical hot springs. Hike through the jungle to a gorgeous celeste blue waterfall surrounded by emerald green rainforests. Our all-inclusive tours will allow you to unwind on beautiful tropical beaches after touring, exploring and adventuring the rainforest and volcanoes. We'll take you to Costa Rica's top destinations such as Arenal Volcano, Manuel Antonio, Monteverde, Puerto Viejo, Tamarindo, Samara or the Osa Peninsula. Certifications include ICT, Canatur, BBB and more.
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Reviewed February 5, 2014

I had always wanted to travel to Costa Rica, and PTW made my trip easy. All my accommodations were just what I was hoping for. I traveled for 14 days and all my guides, drivers, and hotels were the best .It couldn't have gone any...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2014

Having backpacked in Costa Rica the year prior, my fiance and I wanted to return to Costa Rica to be married, but were not interested in the typical destination wedding packages as we wanted our guests to experience both the beach and the rain forrest,...More

2  Thank CarlaValentine
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Reviewed January 31, 2014

We booked our trip through Pacific Trade Winds for our anniversary trip to Costa Rica. We had everything planned out, but the night before we were supposed to leave, our flight was cancelled. I worked with the airline to get a new flight for the...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

First of all, if you're still trying to decide if you should go to Costa Rica or a different destination...go to COSTA RICA!! The entire country is amazing and so diverse. You can see gorgeous beaches, mountains, volcanoes, waterfalls, Celeste blue rivers/waterfalls/lagoons, too much wildlife...More

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Reviewed January 7, 2014

I can't not say enough great things about pacific trade winds. They helped us plan our honeymoon. They booked everything from transportation, adventures, hotels etc. we didn't have to worry about anything! The quality or services and accommodations were amazing! Every tour, every transfer, every...More

1  Thank Melinda F
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Reviewed January 7, 2014

I came across this agency through a random internet search & I am so glad I used them. My main reason for seeking out an agency was because we wanted to visit a few different areas of Costa Rica and needed transportation getting around. Using...More

1  Thank SenioritaFliesALot
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Reviewed January 5, 2014

We were trying to explore some parts of costarica within a 7 day trip. As I was going through the internet for various travel agencies, I came across Pacific Trade winds. I chose them based on some reviews on trip advisor. I was so thankful...More

2  Thank 2013w0rldtraveller
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Reviewed January 1, 2014

When we first started looking for a large family vacation, all other travel agencies had just gone on google and looked for attractions in Costa Rica. Pacific Trade Winds already had the connections to the local businesses to get an unforgettable experience for our family....More

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Reviewed December 31, 2013

I can't say enough good about Pacific Trade Wind Tours. First of all Gretchen, Enrique and Maria are awesome to work with. Very responsive. The first clue was then I sent them my first question online, Enrique called me to discuss in person. They tuned...More

2  Thank happyinutopia
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Reviewed December 28, 2013

Cannot be happier with our Cano Negro boat tour. I did everything online ahead of time so there was nothing to worry about. Our tour included being picked up from our hotel AND LUNCH. The driver showed us a sloth on our way to the...More

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Tony H
April 23, 2018|
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Response from Beth H | Reviewed this property |
I understand your concern. I felt the same way when we were planning our trip. I started putting together a plan and I was overwhelmed trying to do it myself. When I connected with Pacific Tradewinds it seemed too good to... More
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January 15, 2018|
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Response from jonna242 | Reviewed this property |
By Far our most favorite thing was the rafting trip and then another gentler inner tubing float. It was fun and so beautiful! We loved the Volcanic hotsprings - whether at the resort or hiking out to more natural ones... More
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Margee K
December 18, 2017|
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Response from Todd K | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest wildlife refuge either in San Jose by the waterfall garden or near Arenal springs. Not much walking and you get to see and touch the sloths and other animals like toucans and monkeys. If you do the cloud... More
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