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A relaxing time on Lake Arenal enjoying the wildlife, the fauna, and a swim in the warm lake waters. Tours are guided and last about 2-hours. Our kayaks are sit-on-top and very easy to manage. We have single and double kayaks.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Nuevo Arenal Tilaran | 2km east of the gymnasium on the road to La Fortuna, Nuevo Arenal, Costa Rica
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+506 2694 4336
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kayaking on Lake Arenal with our tour guide, Jeff was really a magical experience. As if the beauty of the lake itself, the magnificent views of mountains and volcanoe, and the surrounding rainforest weren’t enough, Jeff guided us through hidden inlets and riverways where he...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ana A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First, nothing on the Web Site indicated that they will meet you at the Gingerbread Restaurant. Second, when we called to find out where to go, apparently our reservation was not put on the calendar, so if we didn't have an international cell phone, we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank OnAir751732
Reviewed December 10, 2018

We were a group of 5 without prior reservation and really enjoyed our trip on the lake. Beth helped us spot every bird and monkey we could hear, and was quite talkative. She also took pictures, which are complimentary. JUST AN IMPORTANT HEADS UP, there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julien S
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Jeff and his wife offered us a nice and peaceful paddling moment on the lake (2 hours). We managed to see birds and other wildlife animals. Found it a little pricey though (35 US each).

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Yann L
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Ok, we love kayaking. We’ve kayaked in a lot of different places, and a lot of countries. So it’s got to be good if we are to be impressed. We parked up outside a local restaurant, and were greeted by Beth and Jeff, who took...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Davecas48
Reviewed August 9, 2018

The good.... I called them morning of, and they were able to accommodate me and my boy just fine, met in the parking lot on time, etc. If you've been kayaking before, no biggie (which we have)... standard issue sit on top style, a total...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lost Dog F
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Beth and Jeff are lovely! We had an excellent time paddling around and it was very peaceful. Saw howler monkeys and a water snake and lots of birds. And if you're lucky you'll get to ride in the car with their very cute dogs :D

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ewilkin4
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This was a great way to see the lake, get a little exercise and see the abundant wildlife from a different perspective. Beth was a delight to paddle with and took tons of wonderful photos of the birds, lizards and even a snake! No experience...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Chris33324
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We did a 2 hour tour with Beth. The tour is really relaxed and our teenage kids loved it. We spotted many birds and took the opportunity for a swim. Jeff and Beth are very laidback. Due to the weather we could delay our tour...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 918walterm
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Beth & Jeff are laid back and awesome! This is a tour without the feel of a structured tour. If you want to get out on the lake, do something active and observe the area from the lake this is the one! You get just...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Ivan g
May 8, 2018|
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Response from pacyabags | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think this would be fine as long as he/she is capable of sitting for the duration of the 2 hour trip. It might be a long time to sit for the average 5 year old. However, the kayaks are sit-on-top and thus very steady... More
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Caroline Y
December 18, 2015|
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my family and me we did a kayak tour at the arenal lake; with a Guide name Luis they have kayaks only for 25 USD p.p tour with fruits prívate Contact FB AGUIA or arenal volcano guides Gmail com
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