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Gio Tours - Day Tours

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Address: Muelle de Puntarenas, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 1-877-2531490
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Description: In Giotours we pride ourselves in providing the most personalized Cruise...
In Giotours we pride ourselves in providing the most personalized Cruise ship tours conducted from the city of Puntarenas. We offer great tours for all generations and will pick-up cruise ship passengers at the docks the morning of the tour. Explore one of Costa Rica's most beautiful provinces with us.
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The cloud forest at Monteverde

What a great team to work with. Great communication from start to finish. Reasonably priced and a great value. Our guide met us basically at the end of the ramp and walked us down... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Tehachapi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

What a great team to work with. Great communication from start to finish. Reasonably priced and a great value. Our guide met us basically at the end of the ramp and walked us down to the very comfortable van. The ride to Monteverde was an experience in itself. The first 5 miles was a nice paved highway leading out of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I can not tell you how wonderful it was to deal with Olga at Gio tours. Olga responded to every question and email very promptly....can't tell you how much that was appreciated. Gio tours met our group of 6 on May 5 at the pier @ 8AM and we set off for the Volcano. it's 50/50 whether you will be... More 

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los angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We booked the 6 in 1 group tour while on a cruise stop in Puntarenas. We were joined by only one other couple, making a total of 4 on this tour. We were met prompty by Jesus and driver JD in a nice clean minivan air-conditioned minivan. We proceeded to visit a group of monkeys who are used to being... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We had a great time on tour. It was all that was advertised. would definitely recommend this excursion. Brian

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Valemount
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

Best day ever. Jesus was awesome. We fed monkeys, saw crocs, ate a delicious lunch. They pulled the van over any time they saw something interesting. Saw a scarlet macaw in the trees because if their sharp eyes. Really good with our 3and 6 year old kids as well. Would absolutely recommend!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

My husband and I wanted to go to the Cloud Forest/MonteVerde from the port in Puntarenas, Costa Rica which was not offered through the ship. I found GioTours here and we worked together via email to book...great communication! Omar (guide) and Francisco (driver and bird MASTER) met us at the dock. Omar knows EVERYTHING about Costa Rica and his knowledge... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We decided to book the 5 cities tour. What a wonderful day! Our shipped docked early and Gio tours was there waiting and ready to go, so we piled in the van and headed out to San Ramon, Palmares, Naranjo, Sarchi, and Grecia. Each town has its own unique church with a park located directly across the street. In San... More 

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kristapb
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We signed up for the 6 in one tour from Porto Limon (on the Caribbean side). The price was very reasonable, and the tour was outstanding. Our van had good air conditioning and our driver was very friendly and a good driver - we felt very safe with him. Our tour guide spoke excellent english and was very informative about... More 

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Escondido, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

GIO TOURS created a fabulous tour for us. Jesus and Fernando showed us many hidden treasures that only expert local guides would know about. A great day all around.

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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

I booked our tour because of the reviews I read on Tripadvisor and we were not disappointed. We had a much better tour than the ones booked through the cruise ship and the price was very reasonable. I asked if Gio Tours operated in other countries hoping to get one in Guatamala, but our guide said "not yet".

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