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Address: 1 km west of the Chilamate School | 300 Meters West Rancho Magallanes, Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2292 2072
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description: Since 1992, Aguas Bravas has been Costa Rica's Whitewater Professionals...
Since 1992, Aguas Bravas has been Costa Rica's Whitewater Professionals. We operate rafting and jungle safari tours in more rivers throughout the country than any other comapny, and are the only adventure company that can boast a perfect safety record! 100% Safe! You can choose your activities, making combos of activities in one or two days, with or without transport, as you want! You can also sleep in our new hostel Islas del Rio, at the same place. With us, you are not a number - but part of our family!Be sure to choose Aguas Bravas, the only company hat offers Full Adventure with a Taste of Culture!
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Excellent time , service is good , area is beautiful, guide is friendly and knowledgeable, everything is above expectation.

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5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Irvine, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Excellent time , service is good , area is beautiful, guide is friendly and knowledgeable, everything is above expectation.

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Croton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Great service and great people. Would definitely consider going back next time I'm in Costa Rica (possible even next year).

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AguasBravasCR, Manager at Aguas Bravas Rafting Company, responded to this review

Grretings! Thanks for your review. It is always a pleasure to meet great people like you from all over the world, it is what makes us smile and love our jobs! Of course, the guides also can't complain about their "office" on a beautiful tropical river! :) It was a pleasure to serve you and we look forward to your... More 

Taylor, Michigan
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I went rafting with my cousins for the first time it was awesome so much fun! I think I smiled the whole time. Our guide was really cool, and the lunch Afterwards was delicious! I would highly recommend this to anyone going to Costa Rica!

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AguasBravasCR, Manager at Aguas Bravas Rafting Company, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and recommendation. We are thrilled to have had the opportunity to serve you and that you and your cousins have had the opportunity to bond in this new way and create memories to last a lifetime... not to mention some pretty great pictures! We look forward to next time... where even bigger waves await... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This was our first family white water rafting trip and it couldn't have been better. Chantel Vasquez was our booking agent and helped us find something to suite our needs. She booked our trip through H2O water adventures. Our guide Alvaro Leon was so charismatic, fun, and knowledgeable. Our kids are 10 and 12 and had an absolute blast. After... More 

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AguasBravasCR, Manager at Aguas Bravas Rafting Company, responded to this review

Tina, thank you for your review. We are very glad your family had a good time on your rafting adventure. If we do not have something to offer you directly in the area you will be staying Aguas Bravas is happy to help you reserve a great adventure in any area of the country... as well as other activities, not... More 

Potomac, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

It was the rainy season and river was running very fast...maybe a 3+++. Our guide was patient and terrific with our boat of six. Pretty exciting!

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AguasBravasCR, Manager at Aguas Bravas Rafting Company, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We are glad your whole famiily had an awesome time on this adventurre and you have pictures and memories to last a life time! High waters = high adrenaline! :) See you next time, stay safe! More 

Port of Spain, Trinidad
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

There are two river rafting companies in the area 1. Aguas Bravas Rafting and the other Polo Azul. i experienced the both of them and both give excellent service but my preference is Agua Bravas Rafting . i took the Island Hikers group of 54 persons to Aguas Bravas Rafting Company which is a smaller company than Polo Azul. note:... More 

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AguasBravasCR, Manager at Aguas Bravas Rafting Company, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Mario, It was an honor to serve your group and to now be able to call you a faithful Aguas Bravas customer. We had a blast with you all and can´t wait to have you back next year. Our awesome guides, friendly office staff, and talented cooks will be waiting to serve you all again next... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Our rafting experience was just a week after a heavy rainfall. This helped with the water level and the speed. Our instructor and guide were very knowledgeable and friendly. They kept us entertained and safe all through the journey. Total rafting trip was about 3-1/2 hours. This included a break, half way through where they served us cookies and fruits.... More 

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AguasBravasCR, Manager at Aguas Bravas Rafting Company, responded to this review

Thanks for your recommendation of our services, we are sure glad you had an awesome time. Of course, while the high waters made the river faster it also filled in some of those dips and holes that make the rapids so great, so we invite you to come back and check it out again when the rivers return to thei... More 

Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We went as a family of 9, 6 adults and 3 kids ages 7-9. The guides were fantastic, the river was running fast and very high after the flood they had, and we were all kept safe. We saw wildlife, the guides were very eager to point out anything they saw and give us some background on these animals. We... More 

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AguasBravasCR, Manager at Aguas Bravas Rafting Company, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. It was a pleasure for us to serve your family. After the floods and high waters we of course ran a few guide runs and scouting before reopening to clients. While the higher waters make for faster flow, we are fully able to ensure your safety and enjoyment. Really, it is more fun than exceptionally low... More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

I booked a rafting trip through Aguas Bravas Rafting. When the shuttle got to the river the water was moving very fast but we were still going rafting. The guides did a great job of explaining safety and rafting techniques. The trip was fun and fast. Not many rapids due to the high water but it was still a lot... More 

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AguasBravasCR, Manager at Aguas Bravas Rafting Company, responded to this review

Thanks for you review. It was a pleasure planning and re-planning your vacation itinerary for you. I am glad you found some sun and had a great time on your vacation. Fortunately the waters have resided and everything is returning to normal around the country. Everywhere you went we got great comments about how nice and friendly you both were.... More 

Spring Grove, Pennsylvania
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I really enjoyed the rafting experience. The rapids were great and the people were nice and knowledgeable. I would like to do it again some day.

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Thanks for your review! We had a pleasure serving you and are looking forward to having you back soon! More 

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Additional Information about Aguas Bravas Rafting Company

Address: 1 km west of the Chilamate School | 300 Meters West Rancho Magallanes, Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2292 2072
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Heredia  >  Sarapiqui  >  Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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