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Address: Samara Beach Guanacaste Costa Rica | diagonal al BNCR, Playa Samara 5235, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 2656 0606
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Description: We are a transportation company dedicated to the safe and fun transport of...
We are a transportation company dedicated to the safe and fun transport of tourists throughout all of Costa Rica to most of the major destinations this beautiful country has to offer. Located in Carrillo Beach, Guanacaste, on the pacific coast, Carrillo Adventures offers 14 years of experience in personal transportation. We offer private sightseeing tours and excursions accompanied by professional and authorized tourist guides or by knowledgeable and English speaking drivers
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Excellent company to go on your tours with

Our guides Luis and Hilbert were fantastic. They are very knowledgeable, understanding and go out of their way to make sure your tour is memorable. They were our group tour... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Julie J
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Appleton, Wisconsin
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Appleton, Wisconsin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Our guides Luis and Hilbert were fantastic. They are very knowledgeable, understanding and go out of their way to make sure your tour is memorable. They were our group tour guides from Liberia, Airport Costa Rica to Monteverde for four days. I will miss them.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

Since I am traveling solo, I sometimes try to join a tour. I was able to join the morning kayak and snorkel tour with Carrillo. There were only two other customers so we had very personalized attention from out two guides, Bryon and Carlos. Both were very friendly, knowledgeable, and took care of us. Bryon's English is very good and... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Finally I have some time to write about our tour. We went on a kayak tour down Rio Ora with them. Booking the tour went smooth and quick. They picked us up at our hotel (included) on time and our group was very small wich made the trip even better. We were able to stop whenever we wanted to have... More 

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Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I had two beautiful tours with Carrillo Adventures&Travel. The Monteverde&Arenal - Tour and the ocean kayak&snorkling - Tour. Both of them were very good and i had the chance to see a lot from the natur of Costa Rica. The guides were very nice and helpful and we had great fun!! I would definitely recommend Carrillo Adventures!

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Cary, NC
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Just returned from a week in Samara with a group of 8 people. We used Carrillo Adventures for transportation to/ from airport. They were reliable, safe and great service(especially on the return trip when we needed to stop at restrooms and for food). We also went on a ocean kayaking and snorkeling trip to Isla Chlora. We met them right... More 

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New England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Fantastic overnite to la fortuna waterfall and arenal volcano. Two private reserves afforded many and varied bird and wildlife sightings. Overnite at Los Lagos resort superb. Hot spring pools, great restaurant and wine selection. Our guide, Bernie, was fantastic, very knowledgeable about the plants and animals. Eagle eye. Our driver, Gilbert, was great as well. Carrillo management very accommodating in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Nicho - very friendly and nice guide! He told us about tourtle nesting and helped us book a tour. Very service minded! Unfortunatly we did not have time to take some other tours he recommended.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

The snorkling tour we did was good and the guides were very helpful. However we were promised photos as quite a few were taken. Unfortunately despite providing our email address on a number of occasions and requesting them, they failed to deliver. A real shame.

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Bloomfield, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We booked an evening sea turtle tour and a daytime mixed tour (dolphins, fishing, and snorkeling). We were helped right away and they answered all our questions. One of our family members became ill and was unable to attend the turtle tour- they helped by crediting our mixed tour the next day. What we loved about this company was that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Berny and Carlos were amazing tour guides and we were lucky enough to see two whales from like 30 meters as well during kayaking!! The guys recorded a lot and burnt it all for us onto a CD for free with the videos and pics! Carlos is an awesome diver and showed us interesting animals which we never would have... More 

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