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Address: Next Banco Popular | in La Fortuna town., La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 13-4417, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2479 9133
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Aventuras Arenal is a Costa Rican family company focus on giving our...

Aventuras Arenal is a Costa Rican family company focus on giving our customers a total experience of the Arenal Volcano Area, we have being creating and giving our clients lots of great memories trough our tours for the past 22 years: hiking, kayaking, fishing, boat tours, canoeing, safari floats, hot springs, caves, cultural, ecological and adventure tours plus the best ground transportation service all over the country with our caring, professional group of drivers. Join our services, we want to become part of your Costa Rica experience!

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US$149.00*
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2-in-1 Arenal Adventure Combo Tour
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US$59.00*
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Kayaking Tour on Lake Arenal
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US$85.00*
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Arenal Trekking 1968 Trail

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Very good English speaking guides

We did the Arenal hike and baldi springs, our guide Carlos was lovely and so informative, the driver Roy who was amazing, tried his best to find us a sloth bless him. Carlos took... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
EleanorDocherty
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the Arenal hike and baldi springs, our guide Carlos was lovely and so informative, the driver Roy who was amazing, tried his best to find us a sloth bless him. Carlos took us the best route on the hike and it was a pleasure to chat to him! We booked a second excursion of a boat trip in... More 

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Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

I did the Caño Negro & Río Frío Boat Tour. It was amazing the wildlife the driver could spot, i.e. birds, lizards, bats, sloths, and monkeys and he would always pull up and maneuver the boat for a closer look and to best the best photos.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This company provided transportation for us to and from Villa Blanc to the Tabacon and then a few days later the Tabacon to Secrets Resort. Our guides and drivers were excellent. Very helpful and knowledgeable. One even took us for lunch to a great place around the man made lake -Macadamia Cafe, it was delicious and views are fantastic. Made... More 

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Austin, TX
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Our travel agent arranged a number of tours and a (long!) private transfer through this group and we were very satisfied. Our visited during green season and our guides on all three tours seemed kind of a apologetic about the amount of wildlife we saw due to weather conditions (we did Hanging Bridges in torrential downpour), but we were totally... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We did the hanging bridges tour and our guide was so fantastic. If only I could remember his name because I'd give him the biggest shout out! So informative and excited to show everyone in the group the animals. He went back and forth between English and Spanish because we had a bilingual group and really directly translated everything he... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

Arenal Adventures was not the cheapest in town but not the most expensive either. What made us decide to go with Arturo was his professionalism. He was informative, knowledgeable and not pushy. He recommended what excursions he thought would be the most exciting for us and worth our money while recommending "down time" excursions that we could do on our... More 

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AvArenal, Info Agent & Counter at Arenal Adventures, responded to this review

Dellanira V. Thanks for sharing your testimony with us. I am very grateful for your truly flattering words. Your comments make me feel very happy doing my work and putting my maximum effort. In Aventuras Arenal, we are committed every day to provide the best and most honest information to our clients. And more than sellers, I consider us, a... More 

North Shields, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

We booked this raft trip through Anywhere Costa Rica and very glad we did. We were picked up by a very friendly driver and went on to pick up our guide and another couple who were also very friendly and chatty. At the river we were given some water while the boat was inflated. Sensible shoes is a must for... More 

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AvArenal, Customer Delight at Arenal Adventures, responded to this review

Hello Dear Traveller!! Thanks a lot for your review, it means a lot for us you took the time to share your experience with us and the Trip Advisor community. We hope to see you again on your next trip to Costa Rica. Cordially, Helen Salazar Customer Delight More 

Stroud, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

For any nature lovers, Caño Negro is the trip to do. We saw everything from monkeys close up, loads of birds, iguanas, Jesus Chris lizards running on water, otter, caiman, bats, sloth. The guide and boat driver were brilliant and so knowledgeable. You get a nice cooked Costa Rican lunch afterwards. We highly recommended this trip. We also did the... More 

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AvArenal, Customer Service at Arenal Adventures, responded to this review

Hello GordonFox! Thanks a lot for your review, we really appreciate you took the time to write about your experience. Caño Negro is so great, I love it too it is one of our first tours. Cordially, Helen Salazar Customer Service More 

Wilmington, Delaware
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25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

It was an easy, enjoyable, educational hike, all due to our wonderful guide, Mr Juan Carlos. Great views of the volcano, the Arenal lake and the surrounding area.

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AvArenal, Customer Service at Arenal Adventures, responded to this review

Hello Eirini!! Thanks a lot for your review. We really appreciate you took the time to write about our tour. We are very happy you enjoy your time with our guide and make sure he receives your comments. Cordially, Helen Salazar Customer Service. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We did two tours. Zip lining and the horseback ride to Fortuna. Our tour guides were excellent! Josue was our horseback tour guide and brought us back through the jungle path, crossing rivers, and pointing out wildlife. Our kids (9 and 12) were safe during the zip lining where the guides rode with them on the longer cables. Very friendly... More 

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AvArenal, Customer Service at Arenal Adventures, responded to this review

Hello Dear Traveller!! Thanks a lot for your review. We really appreciate you took the time for us and we are very happy to hear you enjoyed the tours with our Company. We will make sure your guides receive your comments. Cordially, Helen Salazar Customer Service More 

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