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Address: Playa Hermosa 50503, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2667 0422
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Description: Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers was founded with the goal of providing...
Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers was founded with the goal of providing all tour packages in Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Central America, we specialize in tour guides to Nicaragua we are pioneers in this colonial tour to Nicaragua.
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Two Tumbs Up: One Day Tour Nicaragua

This is a long tour, 5AM - 9:00PM but worth it! We were picked up from our hotel early morning, a little late but hey it's ok, not that big of a deal. We were driven to a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
Karla R
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Brooklyn, New York
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Brooklyn, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

This is a long tour, 5AM - 9:00PM but worth it! We were picked up from our hotel early morning, a little late but hey it's ok, not that big of a deal. We were driven to a breakfast spot where we met up with others that will be on our tour. Breakfast was quite delicious. At this time our... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Let me start by saying that this review is long overdue( i'm currently playing catch-up on reviews from trips). After some research I figured out that Nicaragua in a day from Guanacaste, Costa Rica is totally doable. So I went with this company because it had one of the highest ratings for the price. However, we also found out we... More 

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Mao_Ventura, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment, is a shame that you wait too much time to do this because we can take actions inmediatelly, but you can be sure we are taking your comment seriusly for talk with all our guide staff to refresh his customer service and their instructions in each stop of the tour. Hope to see you in a... More 

Castle Pines, Colorado
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77 reviews 77 reviews
25 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We took the Nicaragua One Day Tour and it’s worth every penny and the time…...a must do tour! Luis (tour guide) and Roy (driver) did a excellent job of making the day interesting, enjoyable, and entertaining. Luis was personable & funny, and provided knowledgeable information. Yes, the tour is a long day (5am-9pm), but the time goes by fast and... More 

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Mao_Ventura, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the time you take to do this awesome xplanation about our trip step by step. We are sure that this comment will to help to others traveler how undertand how this full day tour of activities work and how they can enjoy more the trip. We really aprecciate your comment and behalf of Plus Papagayo... More 

victoria
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

After reading the last few reviews we really questioned our decision to take this trip. Standing out on the street at 5 a.m., wondering if anyone would show up. Sure enough the van arrived a few minutes later. The driver had trouble finding one of the customers but did his best to locate the accommodation and eventually did. It was... More 

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Mao_Ventura, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment! Was great to know that after read the comments of other travelers, happy and unhappy, you decide to go with us and test by yourself and is better to know that you enjoyed this beautiful tour. Thanks for visiting Costa Rica, we hope to see you soon. More 

Woodbury, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Great Guides, good price, they provided a lot of extras that weren't on the list. The guides made the trip fun.

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Mao_Ventura, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the time that you took to write this comment, we really appreciate that. Hugs from Costa Rica. Pura Vida More 

West Fargo
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

First off the bus was 30 minutes late picking us up. The sights in Nicaragua, and on the way there, were beautiful. However, you get to spend 5-15 minutes at each sight (pay for the bathroom at some places) and then you are back on the bus. The highlight of the trip was the Fresh Water boat trip (lasted about... More 

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Mao_Ventura, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment and my appologies because the seller and our guide don´t explain to you carefully how work the one day tour to Nicaragua, specially about border timings, road and schedule. I hope that you enjoyed others activities in Costa Rica and has a lot of good memories. More 

Somerset, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We had a couple really great guides who really cared about the people they were guiding. On the other hand, there was one guide who seemed to really not care, and when it came time to tip, I tipped him anyway and some other guy told him that all he had was a twenty and wanted some change back. The... More 

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Mao_Ventura, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments, we really aprecciate that. I bring your comments to our Operation Manager to take the right actions with our guide staff. Thanks again. More 

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Leaving Tamarindo on Friday I waited 40 minutes for the bust to pick me up and he was waiting at the wrong meeting spot. Good thing I walked down the hill or I would have missed the bus. Then they told me that they were going to let me off on the highway and that San Juan Del Sure was... More 

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Mao_Ventura, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers, responded to this review

Thank to you very much for the time you took for your comment. We really aprecciate this. Plus Papagayo Team More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We went to Nicaragua for a day from Flamingo, it was wonderful experience and the guide was excellent, IAT Costa Rica recommended the company during our transfer so we decided to used them over other options that were offered at the hotel and we are glad we did, because the services was excellent. Thank you amigos!

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Mao_Ventura, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers, responded to this review

Thanks to you for choose us, we really appreciate that. We work hard to be better every day and with comments like yours we know that we are on the right way. Thanks again, hugs from Plus Papagayo Team More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Took the day tour from Costa Rica to Lake Nicaragua, Mombasa volcano, and Grenada. German, our guide, was knowledgeable, competent, friendly, and altogether wonderful. I would take any trip this company offers!

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Mao_Ventura, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Plus Papagayo Tours and Transfers, responded to this review

Is fabolous to know that you enjoyed our day tour to Nicaragua and also we hope that you enjoyed your stayed in Costa Rica. Hope to see you soon back into the Sunny Side of Costa Rica, Guanacaste. More 

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