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Odyssey Day Tours

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Address: In front of cruise dock, 4th avenue, Puntarenas 5500, Costa Rica
Phone Number: (506) 83 19 13 15
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Description: Odyssey Tours is an enterprising Costa Rican family business with 10 years...
Odyssey Tours is an enterprising Costa Rican family business with 10 years of experience as tour operator, we can help you to plan your trip with transportation, guidance, accommodations, day tours, shore excursions and even restaurants. Our goal is to ensure the enjoyment of your vacations, our main location is Puntarenas but certainly we provide services in most of the tourist destinations of our country including Jaco, San Jose, Liberia surroundings, Manuel Antonio and Limon.
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The entire Odyssey team did an outstanding job in ensuring a smooth trip and in keeping us entertained throughout. Our travel plans involved a lot of complicated transportation... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2015
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Vancouver, Canada
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015 NEW

We were in an air conditioned, comfortable vehicle. We did this private tour with other cruise ship passengers while in port. We did see monkeys and macaws on our drive and stopped to watch them. We also went to Carara national park with the rain forest and beautiful views. The main attraction was the Crocodile river cruise which was fantastic.... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

The entire Odyssey team did an outstanding job in ensuring a smooth trip and in keeping us entertained throughout. Our travel plans involved a lot of complicated transportation for smaller parts of our larger group, and Odyssey was always perfectly punctual. Diego and Exon set up a memorable day of tours (coffee plantation and volcano), shopping, and dining, and their... More 

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Provo, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We were on a RCI Panama Canal cruise and decided to book a private land tour instead of one through the cruise line. Boy, are we glad we did! The tour company met us on the end of the pier right when we die barked in Puntarenas, Costa Rica, and had a van ready for our group of 6 (3... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

These guys were fantastic. I arranged private transfer upon arrival from SJO to Tamarindo. Representatives were waiting at airport for us, we were picked up by Diego in air-conditioned Mercedes large capacity van (5 adults in our party), stopped at a wonderful place for lunch, stopped outside of Tamarindo for groceries, beer and wine, then on to our hotel. On... More 

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Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Alvaro is great to work with and the team was incredibly prompt every time they picked us up! We learned so much about the country in our few car rides with them. They know the area very well (the family business is eight years old), and they made us feel very safe. They even surprised us with a trip to... More 

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Cape Coral, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

A few of us cruise passengers took a full day "10 in 1 Highlight Tour" from Puntarenas. Monkeys, birds, a rain forest hike, a river cruise with Crocodile Man, a beach stop, and a delicious fresh fish lunch stop. Good knowledgeable guides familiar with the fauna and flora, and a nice variety of stops to give us a good overview... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We took a 6 in 1 Puntarenas highlights tour when visiting Costa Rica recently during a cruise stop. The description of the tour was much better than what we actually experienced. Let's just say if we wanted to only see birds, monkeys, parrots, and crocodiles during an excrutiatingly long 6 hour tour, we would have gone to our local zoo... More 

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new brunswick, canada
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I spent a lot of time organizing this tour for about 20+ people. Alvaro was excellent to deal with by email and his prompt, helpful replies and the ratings on tripadvisor encouraged me to book with them. I have done a lot of private tours in the past and this was not up to the calibre I expected. First, they... More 

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United, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Alvaro from Odyssey tours was very accommodating and helpful with our travel to and from the Puntarenas ferry from San Jose. He even helped us secure a driver once we arrived in Paquera last minute.

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Apple Valley
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31 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Our driver Eddie met us at the pier (look for a sign with your name on it). He escorted us to a very nice, well equipped mini van. He loaded up with water, beer and soda for our drive. Took us by to meet his boss and we were on our way. I cannot say enough about what a safe... More 

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