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Address: Playas del Coco 50503, Costa Rica
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+506 8862 6757
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Shaman tours is dedicated to provide not only private transportation and...

Shaman tours is dedicated to provide not only private transportation and guided land tours, but also bring to the tourist the culture and natural history about the unique places which Costa Rica is famous for. Travel privately, quite and unhurried with us!

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This tour was the highlight of our trip to Costa Rica!! We started the day jumping into a picturesque waterfall and from there we went tubing. Following lunch, we went zip lining... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
traceymnunnally
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Birmingham, Alabama
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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This tour was the highlight of our trip to Costa Rica!! We started the day jumping into a picturesque waterfall and from there we went tubing. Following lunch, we went zip lining and ended the day at the hot spring. Randall never left our side the entire trip and even took pictures for us all along the way. His knowledge... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Team at Shaman are excellent. We did the Adventure Day, River Tour and ATV Beach tour. Our kids are 10 and 13 and the loved them all. Randall and his team are reliable, extremely knowledgeable, friendly and very accommodating. Even before we arrived in Costa Rica Randall made recommendations on the right trips for our family and had them... More 

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Kaanapali
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a boat tour of Palo Verde National Park with Shaman Tours. From the moment Randall picked us up until he dropped us at our door we had an exceptional day. He is very knowledgeable and very passionate about his country. He was able to answer questions on just about any topic in relation to Costa Rica. The tour itself... More 

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Merritt, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 3 memorable tours with Shaman, 2 with Randall (Tempisque River and Mt. Arenal) and 1 with Walter (a waterfall with other cultural interests) in November and December, Randall is fantastic with his knowledge of birds and animals as well as history. He first met with us and found out what our interests were then tailored the tours accordingly.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked Randall and Shaman Tours for a MonteVerde day trip. Randall offered great communication prior to arrival in Costa Rica and was prompt and courtesy the day of our trip. He was a native to the area so very knowledgeable to local information. My only complaint with Randall is that he texted several times while driving which made me... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Costa Rica native Randall and his trusty driver Walter will make your experience memorable. Prior to our arrival, Randall was very responsive to our emails asking questions and was more than accommodating to make a modification to the Adventure day at the foot of the Volcano, replacing the horseback riding with a swim in a local waterfall. A comfortable and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

my friend and i were picked up right outside our condo by our driver walter at exactly 7:30. once in the van we started our way to the meet up spot for the white water rafting. it was about an hour or so away from our condo in playa del coco. along the way walter stopped by a coffee shop... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Booked a shuttle to and from Liberia Airport to Playa Del Coco. Both drivers were on time, friendly and informative. We also booked the Arenal Volcano tour. Walter was great! He was very entertaining and a great driver. We had two delicious meals, a tour of a rain forest and and spa time. The sites were beautiful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

We booked the all day adventure excursion with the horseback riding, river tubing, zip line, and hot springs over the internet a few weeks before our trip. We didn't have to pay a deposit or anything which was nice. A couple times before the trip Randall emailed to set meeting time and place and also tell us exactly what to... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Randall is the man. Impeccable service, prompt arrival, informative guides, overall best experience you can receive in Costa Rica. We booked two tours with Randall and he picked us up right on time every morning, drove safely to each of our destinations and answered every question with the most accurate knowledge. I mean, this guy knows EVERYTHING you need to... More 

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