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Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours

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Address: Sardinal 50503, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 8821 8572
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Description: Our tours cover all the Papagayo Gulf area plus many other zones of...
Our tours cover all the Papagayo Gulf area plus many other zones of interest in Guanacaste province, such as Arenal Volcano and Monte Verde Cloud Forest. Our tours are designed to see more sights in less time, we use small luxury vans. Excellent tour guides, air conditioned vans and personalized service avoiding annoying crowds is what you will get. We never miss the chance for a photo-opportunity! You'll listen to entertaining and insightful information from our well educated tour guides, feel free to question your guide on history, wildlife, animals or lifestyle of the Costarican people. Come and enjoy the zip lining, volcanoes, hot spring, horseback riding, rafting, wild nature tours, sport fishing, snorkeling, sunset trips and much more!
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Great time with Issy's

Carlos was our guide for both the Ricon Volcano zipline tour, and the next day Palo Verde. He was great to meet all our desires and needs. We were traveling with 8 adults... read more

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5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Carlos was our guide for both the Ricon Volcano zipline tour, and the next day Palo Verde. He was great to meet all our desires and needs. We were traveling with 8 adults, including a very pregnant mom (8 months along) as well as two 1 year olds. Carlos and the Issy's tour team made sure that our young mother... More 

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Laurel Springs, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We traveled to Costa Rica for the first time in March. I had read many reviews recommending Issys tours and went to their website prior to our arrival. I contacted them about our airport transfers and an all day private tour. Chris from Issys got back to me right away and answered all my questions. Esteban was our driver from... More 

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Christian M, Public Relations Manager at Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours, responded to this review

Kim & Mark, We also appreciate the time that we shared with you, it was nice and fun, thank you for choosing us and for posting this comment. More 

New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

My wife and I were looking to visit Costa Rica and their beauties, we came across with Chris tours and his company Costa Rica Issys Tours. We emailed him with a list of things that we wanted to do and I was very impressed with how quick of a response we got from him. We pre-booked airport transfers and one... More 

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Christian M, Public Relations Manager at Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours, responded to this review

Mark, Thank you for posting this review and telling to the world your experience with us, much appreciated. More 

Houston, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

After reading many reviews on Trip Advisor, I contacted Chris and we were pleased with every interaction. His suggestions and fast responses to my inquiries put us at ease every step of the way. We chose an excursion to Rincon de la Vieja Volcano and it was a great decision. We saw a lot of monkeys, amazing hot springs, suspension... More 

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Christian M, Public Relations Manager at Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours, responded to this review

Hi Katie, Thank you very much for recommending our services, we do appreciate your comments. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

Issys's Tours was a great company to book your excursions through. My boyfriend and I heard about them from one of our friends and we figured we would give them a shot. We ended up booking the Canyoning Adventure tour, the National Park tour and we booked our airport transfers as well. We booked everything through email talking to Chris.... More 

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Christian M, Public Relations Manager at Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours, responded to this review

Marissa, Your comment is impressive and pleasant to read, thank you very much, we love it!!! More 

Washington, DC
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8 reviews 8 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Like other reviewers, I reached out to a number of private tour companies as we were planning our trip. Issys Tours was the most responsive. Chris was very helpful. We emailed numerous times leading up to our vacation and many times upon arrival. I found him to be very professional and courteous. We went on two tours -- Palo Verde... More 

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Christian M, Public Relations Manager at Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours, responded to this review

Wendell, Thank you very much for posting your experience with us while in Costa Rica. We felt very glad to assist you during this time. More 

Hillsborough
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

I looked up Issy Tours on Trip Advisor and felt confident to hire them for all of 3 tours and airport transfer. Chris and his team are very professional and Cheis is very prompt in emailing. We did the Megacombo, Arenal, & Palo Verde and Luis was the driver for all three. He is the nicest guy, humble, caring, informative... More 

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Christian M, Public Relations Manager at Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours, responded to this review

Thank you very much......... we felt very honored with your posting! Yes, going to Arenal is a bit far away, but it well worth the time since this place is simply amazing.... Thank you, we hope you have to chance to come back again. More 

Dallas, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I picked Issys Tours for our spring break trip to Costa Rica this year based on reviews here and the reviews were all true to the point. Chris was very responsive to emails. We booked airport transfer and two tours (the mega combo and Palo Verde). American cancelled our flight at the last minute and by the time I secured... More 

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Christian M, Public Relations Manager at Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours, responded to this review

I remember you and your last minute request for change, it was a pleasure to be able to help you!! Thank you very much for this review! More 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Booked online with Chris who was quick to answer e mails and accommodate my conference schedule. Took a private 4 hour fishing trip from our beach at Hilton Papagayo. Marcos Sr. and Marcos Jr. were excellent guides and knew how to take advantage of the best fishing opportunities. We caught 4 large Jurels and they filleted them and we had... More 

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Christian M, Public Relations Manager at Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours, responded to this review

Thanks Mary!! Marcos father and Marcos son are great persons, very friendly and they love the ocean, but, on top of that, they love to share his love for the ocean with new friends. They are always very enthusiastic are ready to help. More 

Doylestown, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I spent a lot of time researching tours in Costa Rica. Chris and his crew really made our first visit to Costa Rica an amazing one! We will be returning and will contact Chris again! Luis was our driver/guide from the airport and for several tours. He is so friendly and comfortable and informative. He took tons of pictures for... More 

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Christian M, Public Relations Manager at Issys Tours Costa Rica - Private Tours, responded to this review

Hi Wendy, Thank you.... we will love to see you again!!! More 

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