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PRIVATE Tour Rafting Balsa River
An exclusive rafting excursion
Costa Rica Whitewater Rafting Class 2 and 3 Private Tour
Costa Rica rafting on the class 2-3 Balsa River is perfect for all nature lovers, outdoor enthusiasts and people who are looking for an easy-going adventure! This particular tour is private, so you and your loved ones will get to spend some quality time together with exclusive one-on-one attention from your guide.
After getting picked up from your hotel, we’ll drive through the beautiful Costa Rican back roads to our private put-in , equipped with bathrooms and change rooms. Your professional guide will start the day off by providing paddling and safety instructions and then suiting you up with safety gear to prepare for your adventure! Challenge yourself as you paddle down 10 kilometers of exciting rapids with names like “Congo Loco” and “Rock around the Croc”.
As you descend down the river, you’ll have a chance to admire the lush greenery, vines, and different types of insects, birds and animals, like monkeys and sloths. About half way down the river you’ll have a chance to see the river rapids from the shore, while enjoying fresh tropical fruit and relaxing with the rest of your group!
Atterwards, change your clothes and head to a charming rural restaurant to enjoy a traditional Costa Rican lunch. We have meals to satisfy all dietary needs such as vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, raw foods, kosher and more. Que Rico!
Free WiFi in the private transport to/from your hotel; fun and professional guides who love what they do; tropical fruit break; delicious home-cooked meal; private entrance and exit with changing rooms and bathrooms; towel; lots of adventure with our photographer
WHAT TO BRING
Clothes to get wet in; change of clothes; secure shoes; a big smile
Our exclusive, PRIVATE trips include private transport to and from your hotel, you get our most-experienced, top bilingual guides to accompany you, personalized choice of food options, no sense of rushing along - you can take your time, plus you get your photos included.
Have a look at our Adventure Waiver if you have questions about our Costa Rica adventure tour policies.
Recommended ages 10-65. For reasons beyond our control (climate, river levels, etc.), we may change to a more-suitable tour with an equal or similar adventure-appeal or offer other tour options so you don`t miss out on a fun day in Costa Rica. We reserve the right to cancel a trip due to unfavorable conditions & will only run a tour according to our policies. Full refund is given if (on rare occasion) no tour is run. This adventure involves some inherent risk and physical exertion, so you must be in good physical condition!
While the recommended weight limit for our canyoneering (rappelling) tour and most zip line tours is 220 lbs (100 kilos) it’s more about waist size than weight as the ropes (canyoneering) and cables (zip lines) are rated for well over 220 lbs but the maximum waist size for the harnesses used for these tours is 42 inches. So if you are a little over 220 lbs but your waist is less than 42 inches you can still do these tours.
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