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Address: La Fortuna, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
+506 2479 7262
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06:30 - 21:00
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Sun 06:30 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 21:00
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Best One-stop Destination for Outdoor Adventure! WAVE Expeditions Adventure...

Best One-stop Destination for Outdoor Adventure! WAVE Expeditions Adventure Company invites you to explore the famous northern zone of Costa Rica. WAVE Expeditions is BEST option for all your favorite outdoor activites in one location. Arenal is the one stop destination for Rafting, Canyoning, Hiking, Wildlife, Canopy, Biking and much more! WAVE Expeditions has earned a reputation for professionalism, organization, and high quality trips.

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US$110.00*
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Full Day Class II-III Rafting and Zipline Tour from La Fortuna-Arenal
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Class II-III Rafting and Hanging Bridges from La Fortuna
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White Water River Rafting Class III-IV from La Fortuna-Arenal

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DO NOT MISS THIS - Best thing to do in Arenal area

Highlight of our trip! It was raining the whole time we were there; even though it was "dry season" so we were never able to get out and hike and explore since the trails were... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Highlight of our trip! It was raining the whole time we were there; even though it was "dry season" so we were never able to get out and hike and explore since the trails were closed. We decided to do Canyoning and Rappelling (through Pure Trek) and then white water rafting. We had a great time! Our guide, Jairo, made... More 

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I loved doing the rafting trip. We came straight from waterfall rappelling with a different company. It was such an exciting day! They fed us fruit and were so kind! The lunch after this excursion was to die for! Can't wait to do it again!

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Thank agoldring
Cleveland, OH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This company was excellent and delivered on everything as promised. However, be aware that this is not an easy river. It's very strong with intense rapids. I fell out of the raft and went under the raft because of the strong current. Jorje's quick action probably saved my life as I thought at one point I was going to drown.... More 

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glasgow
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent a morning rafting on the river with this company. Good equipment and safety instruction. Plenty of staff on hand to keep everyone safe. Excellent photographs taken , well worth the money. Trip included lunch and a demonstration of how coffee is prepared to drink locally.

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Syracuse, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We sincerely enjoyed our day with Wave Rafting. We were picked up from our rental home in a nice air conditioned bus. The river exceeding my expectations being clearer, faster and with more good rapids. Guides were friendly, informative and master river navigators. We were without our kids but I would have no hesitation taking any kid comfortable around water.... More 

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New York, NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Our guide Mauricio guided the raft for optimal safety. We travelled for 7 miles in 2 hours. We had a rest stop in the middle where we were provided with fresh pineapples and watermelons. There was not alot of rowing involved, mostly short bursts to navigate. Some people did fall out of the raft. But most people did not. If... More 

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Ottawa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were a group of 15 people so we were in three different rafts. Some of us were more adventurous and some of us were actually petrified to go rafting. The guides were outstanding. They saw to it that everyone had an unbelievable time. Not one person is our group was disappointed. Everyone came away from the experience saying their... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I signed up for the III/IV rafting. Due to very heavy rain, it wasn't safe to go on the planned tour and instead we went rafting down the Balsa river. The guides were all excellent. The Rapids were extra active because of all the rain. Two of our groups of six fell out and both were quickly... More 

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Mokena, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with Wave Expeditions on the Class 3/4 rapids with my family (kids 17, 20 & 22) with only one of us having rafted before. What an AMAZING experience. Jorge was so much fun we are still quoting him and laughing weeks after our tour. Was definitely the highlight of our trip!

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Menasha, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was hands down the best rafting trip I have ever been on. We did the Class 4 rapids trip. Diego was our guide and was fun and patient (we lost most of our rafters more than once)! You will not be disappointed with this company. They take care of you like their own family. At the end of the... More 

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waveexpedition, Guest Relations Manager at Wave Expeditions, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your experience with us! We´re glad to know that you enjoyed our whitewater rafting tour. Class IV rafting is recommended for adventure lovers, since it´s a tour of pure adrenaline!, 2 hours of paddling big waves and thrilling rapids!. We hope to see you again next time for more adventures. Pura Vida! More 

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