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Bahia Rica Adventures

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5 Km del Relleno 1, Paquera 60105, Costa Rica
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You need to do tgis

We absolutely loved this trip. We arrived on the ferry from Puntarenas at 330 and arrived to the... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
shenn09
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Meath, Ireland
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Bioluminescene tour

We did the bioluminescene kayaking tour and it was incredible. From where we were staying before... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Charlotte W
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A variety of exiting places are easy accessible by boat from Bahia Rica. The gulf of Nicoya is known for its spectacular weather, beautiful beaches, impressive cliffs, calm water and islands full of wildlife. Our boat trips will take you to many...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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5 Km del Relleno 1, Paquera 60105, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this trip. We arrived on the ferry from Puntarenas at 330 and arrived to the see howler monkeys and soon walked into a lovely beach where we swam and relaxed. We managed to see some puffer fish, lots of birds, lizards and...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

We did the bioluminescene kayaking tour and it was incredible. From where we were staying before booking this, it was quite a lot of hassle to get here and it didn't really fit in with our travel plans but I'm so glad we decided to...More

Thank Charlotte W
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

This was the most awesome tour you will ever do. Not many places on this earth that you can experience this phenomenon so make it a must see while on Costa Rica. I tried to video with a waterproof camera but didn’t have much success....More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We did the bioluminescence kayak tour with Eddy and it was amazing. We arrived early to see a gorgeous sunset up on a hill on their property. You can sit in a swing or hammock and take in the views. Spectacular. Everyone is so kind...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

We booked 2 days to go inshore fishing with Bahia Rica. It was a good experience. We landed Amber Jacks, a Rooster, Snapper, several Trevallies, a large Sierra Mackerel, Black Tunas, Bonitos and unfortunately we lost a very big Red Snapper on a popper. We...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

My family - 2 adults and 2 kids did 2 tours with Bahia rica.. the tours went well, as planned and described- no surprises and they started on time. ( all important when you r doing tours with kids). Of special note... our tour dates...More

Thank Jason M
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Took two different tours on the same day with this wonderful small company. Firstly we did the snorkelling and monkeys boat tour. Very friendly guide who left it open as to how we wanted to do things - let us choose where to snorkel, how...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Well organised kayaking experience of bioluminescent waters in the gulf of Nicoya. Eddie was fun, kept us safe and made sure that we saw the full shining effects of the plankton. I would have appreciated a bit more time on the water (you get about...More

Thank Teresa U
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I came across this on trip advisor and read the reviews as all people do and with good reviews I decided to give it a try. The booking process was easy I just emailed the company and I was booked on for the evening. They...More

Thank Laura6363
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Icedros, Owner at Bahia Rica Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

Thank so much for taking the time to write us a review! We appreciate it very much! We'll make sure to forward your comments to Eddy as well. And lastly but not least; we are thrilled that you enjoyed the tour and the magic of...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is a unique experience to be able to kayak with a guide to see the bioluminescence. The sea lights up when you swish your hand in the water and with every paddle stroke! My wife and I are not experienced with kayaks but the...More

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Icedros, Owner at Bahia Rica Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you so much for reviewing us and our bioluminescent kayak tour! We enjoy so much this phenomenon ourselves, and it makes us so happy when our guests get just as exited! And yes, the water is so calm here that it makes the kayaking...More

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Response from ViVPaquera |
Hi, we are located 1,5 hour from Montezuma. 1,5 km from the Paquera ferry landing. The tour starts at 18:00, so you should aim at being here latest at 17:45. Just wanted to comment on how to get to Bahia Rica from the... More
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