Fishing charters & tours in San Jose

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Fishing Charters & Tours in San Jose

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  • Daydream48107695271
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    Was the most stress free vacation because of Amanda. She did all the work and even sent reminders at the end of each day detailing the next day events. Never had to think, worry, or plan. We left it to her very capable hands and just showed up! She was even able to make last minute changes when our ambition far exceeded our capability. So knowledgeable and even when we had days we didn’t utilize her service she was there with information and suggestions. Such an exceptional experience. We were so impressed we are working on booking through her again in April!
    Written December 5, 2023
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  • Fernando A
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    We used Tico Travel Adventure for a few of our most outstanding tours during our trip to Costa Rica. If you ever plan a trip to Costa Rica, this is the tour company to use! They are thorough and fabulous. They even customized a perfect tour for my group (two of my friends and my niece).
    Juan, our driver and part owner, is wonderful and very knowledgeable of the flora and fauna of Costa Rica and is full of the stories of its history.
    They provided quality service. I highly recommend them.
    Written September 18, 2019
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  • Marcia W
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    I had just learned to fly fish with Casting for Recovery, a nonprofit group in the United States created for breast cancer survivors to aid in their muscular and mental recovery from the harsh treatment. So when I found myself on a mountain top in Costa Rica at a Recovery Clinic after participating in Dental Tourism (so I could afford my first dental implant), the Nurse informed me of a prestigious Costa Rican fly fishing pioneer who lived next door. I insisted she introduce me to a man who later, it turned out, has influenced my life. Peter Gorinsky, founder of Fly Fish in Costa Rica, became my mentor and good friend.

    Peter and one of his young fishing guide proteges, 19-year-old Charlie Chavaria (who now owns his own fly fishing operation, 'Fly Fishing Adventures In Costa Rica'), first helped me by taking the time to practice casting while still in the grassy expanse near his orchid greenhouse. Soon we set a day for a private fishing expedition to the Savegre river in the cloud forest mountains, reknown for its rare Tico trout. I was new to the hobby so Charlie's help in re-rigging the line every time I snagged a bush or a tree was immeasurable! Peter gave me guidance and instructions, which I still practice today, 10 years later, helping me early on to not develop bad fly casting habits.
    I'm still returning to Costa Rica for excellent dental work and booking fishing adventures with Peter and Fly Fish in Costa Rica. He's taken me to some amazing and beautiful places over the years. What a privilege to learn from the very best!
    Written June 7, 2022
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