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Rio Claro Day Tours

Punta Rio Claro, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
+506 8931 1345
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Stunning!

This tour is a must-do! A scenic canoe trip up the river, then a fun swimming, climbing, exploring... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Cheryl Z
Highlight on the OSA Penninsula

This is one of the most fun, exotic trips on the Osa. Gabriel, our tour guide, was fantastic. He... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
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We offer tours to 5 distinct waterfalls, experiencing various activities: jumping, swimming, climbing ect. The tour can be experienced in canoe or kayak and includes a guide. After the adventure a coffee or tea is provided. We also offer these tours: Canopy, snorkel and visits to Cano Island and the biological station Sirena located in the majestic Corcovado National Park. (For these tours a minimum stay of 2 days is required)
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Hours Today: 05:00 - 04:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Punta Rio Claro, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

This tour is a must-do! A scenic canoe trip up the river, then a fun swimming, climbing, exploring, and waterfall-jumping trip back down the river. Our tour guide Gabriel was great. Excellent!

Thank Cheryl Z
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of the most fun, exotic trips on the Osa. Gabriel, our tour guide, was fantastic. He seemed to enjoy himself taking us seniors up river and jumping into pools and climbing the rocks along the Rio Claro. A very special place. And...More

Thank Jacques890
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We were brought here by our guide on a kayaking trip and were so happy to have visited. My wife and I did the 2hr tour and enjoyed every minute. What a nice break from the hot sun, jumping into the cool river, a short...More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We walked along the coast hoping to find this place. We took a short canoe tour up the river and floated back taking time to jump back in to the river from a few sweet jumping spots. There's a small waterfall you can walk up...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time paddling up river and floating back down. The tour was great and one of the best outings we had during our month in Costa Rica.

Thank Maureen1014
Reviewed 10 January 2017

It is so good to be taken in a canoe up a "jungle" river with the sunlight coming through the trees. Jumping in from the shore, floating downstream, swimming under waterfalls....just magic. It is such a welcoming place, highly recommended. Thank you Ricardo.

Thank Pete W
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We walked to the Rio Claro from the Poor Man's Paradise Lodge- this was a lovely 1hr walk along the beach and through the jungle along trails. At the river Ricardo and his wife run "Rio Claro Aventuras". They organise day tours along the river...More

Thank Giulia M
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Kayaking, canyoning, swimming, floating, naturals jacuzzis, waterfall massages in a wonderful environment - all these activities are combined in this wonderful tour. Compared to other tours in Costa Rica this is quite a cheap one, though one of the most marvelous. Besides the very kind...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Thank you Ricardo and Mar, not just for the fun kayak trip up Rio Claro, but also for the work you do with the Turtle Conservation Project.

Thank brrrman
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We had a fantastic time paddling up the river, seeing birds and then floating back down on the life vests and jumping off cliffs. We did the shorter tour. If we had more time, would have liked to do the longer tour with the mud....More

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Nimisha B
I have a group of friends and myself who will be in Drake Bay between the 28th of Dec and 3rd of Jan 2017. I have personally visited Drake Bay before (Nov 2013). We are interested in doing the Rio Claro Tour that has been advertised on TripAdvisor. Can you confirm the cost of this Tour? Many Thanks
30 November 2016|
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Response from Rio_Claro_Tour_Drake | Property representative |
Thanks for contacting us and visiting again the wonderful Drake Bay, Nimisha! The price is $ 20 pp for 2 hours, $ 30 pp for 3 hours and $ 40 pp for 4 hours. We inform you that we open a hostel and we have a program of rescue... More
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neenee1
Hi, My husband and I are headed to Las Caletas lodge in one week. One of the things we would like to do is hike the trail along the coast and visit the turtle sanctuary. Do you recommend reservations or is it ok to just plan on dropping in. Any suggestions would be much appreciated. Thank you in advance.
26 March 2016|
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Response from Rio_Claro_Tour_Drake | Property representative |
Hola... ahorita estamos trabajando solo en los tours por las cascadas.. porque aun no hemos encontrado nidos para empezar con nuestro proyecto de conservacion de tortugas marinas LIFE FOR LIFE... De igual manera si quieren... More
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