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San Jose One Day Tour Rafting Sarapiqui River 3-4

Go Rafting on the way! Go Extreme!


San Jose One Day Tour Rafting Sarapiqui River 3-4

Bring on the adrenaline and enjoy the exciting "Jungle Run" on the Sarapiqui River! This is the perfect FULL DAY rafting trip with nearly 3 hours of white water rafting along an amazing rainforest river.

The Sarapiqui River class 3-4 section is for adventurous paddlers!

We'll pick you up at your hotel in the San Jose Metropolitan Area and travel through small Costa Rican villages to the quaint town of San Miguel Sarapiqui.

There, your professional rafting guide will give you a thorough rafting explanation including safety tips and technical instructions before heading on your jungle river journey down one of Costa Rica’s most exuberant rivers. 

During your descent down the Sarapiqui river, you will experience over 45 exciting rapids along 15 kilometros of lush, vibrant rainforest.

We’ll be sure to get your adrenaline pumping, as you make your way through exciting rapids like "The Pipeline," "The Terminator," and "Dos Locos." 

About half way down the river, you’ll stop and watch the rapids from the shore, while enjoying refreshing tropical fruit and relaxing with the rest of the group.

Then, after the second leg of your rafting journey, you’ll finish the day with an unforgettable homemade lunch at our restaurant the Red Eyed Frog before heading back to San Jose!

NOTE: Let us know if you'd like to do this as an Adventure Connection Transfer with Tour so you can travel from San Jose doing rafting on your way to La Fortuna and the Arenal Volcano area.

Read more here on our Desafio Travel Blog about other rafting options.


  • Professional rafting guides
  • all transportation
  • high quality safety equipment
  • and a delicious Costa Rican style lunch.


  • 13-85 YEARS


  • 8 Hrs


  • Clothes to get wet in
  • change of clothes for after the tour
  • go pro camera
  • extra spending money to purchase professional photos of your adventure.


  • 7:00am

Minimum People

  • 2 Min


Check out our FAQs for Rafting in Costa Rica. Have a look at our Adventure Waiver if you have questions about our adventure tour policies.

If you have members of your party who would like to do some thing other than rafting, we have many other options in Sarapiqui such as our Jungle Safari Float for nature lovers, coffee tour, pineapple farm visit, birdwatching and other interesting excursions so everyone can enjoy a beautiful trip to Sarapiqui.



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! You must be a good swimmer and comfortable in the water.




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