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Address: San Jose, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 3525054001
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Description: Unique Personalized Tours since 1991. Combination Day Tours from San Jose...
Unique Personalized Tours since 1991. Combination Day Tours from San Jose and surrounding area hotels to Beaches, Volcanoes, Rainforest, Waterfalls, Canopy Tours, River White Water Rafting, River wildlife criuse in covered motorboat, and much more. Call us at our US Tel. listed above. Or email us.
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Fun and fascinating personalized look at Costa Rica

I had two free days at the end of a business trip and wanted a quick tour to Poas volcano. Mike walked me through all the options and I chose to spend a little more for a personal... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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Newport Beach, California
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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I had two free days at the end of a business trip and wanted a quick tour to Poas volcano. Mike walked me through all the options and I chose to spend a little more for a personal tour rather than be one of 25 on a bus. BEST DECISION EVER. We left early to catch the caldera before it... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your generous and kind review. You were like having an old friend who had come to visit.and we hope you will again soon as it truly was a pleasure to have you as our guest. More 

clifton NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Since we were only visiting one part of the country (Manuel Antonio) I thought it might be interesting to see a different part of Costa Rica. This tour seemed like the easiest way to do this and was really great. I mostly enjoyed just driving up the mountain of the volcano and enjoying the views. Mike is a great guide... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

You guys were great to have on our tour and we want to thank you for your review. You were just as nice on the tour as you were with your review. Thank you both! More 

Bratislava, Slovakia
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

One of the greatest days during a recent vacation in Costa Rica. Mike - a great guy with a personal touch and tons of knowledge. And the freshly pressed strawberries from his wife... wow!!! ") If you plan to visit Costa Rica, greatest way to see Poas and Arenal with great explanations. Thanks Mike...

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so very much Patrik for your kind and generous review. It was truly a pleasure to spend the day with you and show you what I know people what to see, . . The Best of Costa Rica "All in a day from San José!". We hope to see you both again soon. All the best to you,... More 

Tiger, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

After reading reviews on transportation from the airport to downtown San Jose and area hotels, we opted to contact Mike and Paradise Tours for the 30 minute trip to and from the airport. With four adults and luggage, we were not sure about all fitting in a small taxi comfortably, and the cost of riding with Mike was comparable to... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

A belated Thank You for your review. It was a pleasure to help you out and looking forward to seeing you all again soon. More 

Colleyville
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Thank you, Mike for giving my family a wonderful 2 days of touring. From the waterfall gardens to zip lining, river rafting and a serene boat trip....all were wonderful activities. Mike guided us in a decision to pass on the Poas Volcano as the cloud cover was thick and visibility extremely poor. He saved us 60.00 by rerouting the tour.... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

Marsha, You and your family were wonderful to be with and so nice to me . It will be a great pleasure to see you all again one day soon I hope. Take care and god bless you all. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My husband and I went to Central America for the first time to celebrate our 10th anniversary. We chose Costa Rica, but we don't really know where to begin. We arrived in San Jose in the middle of the day, and most tours start in the morning due to afternoon showers. I contacted Paradise Tour, and communicated with Mike directly.... More 

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Mike is the operator of Paradise Tours and he is very nice and knowledgeable about Costa Rica. I pre-booked 2 tours with Mike and he was very helpful getting those set. I booked a half day tour of San Jose to get oriented with the city and a full day Poas/Chocolate tour. on the 1/2 day San Jose tour, Mike... More 

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ParadiseCostaRica, Owner at Paradise Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and comments about our service and we’re pleased you were satisfied with our tours. We apologize again for the late pick up due to unexpected traffic which seems to get worse all the time, combined with the of lack of early morning help after my wife broke her leg 2 months ago which I... More 

Carlsbad, New Mexico
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We scheduled the all-inclusive day tour with Mike, and what a great choice!! He is very knowledgeable about the country and explains everything from plants and flowers to Costa Rican history the entire tour. We felt so comfortable and safe with Mike that we asked him to drive us to Manuel Antonio for our stay there, then picked us up... More 

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Murrieta, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I had the pleasure of having Paradise Tours pick a group of 16 of us up from San Jose Airport and take us on a tour which included dropping us off in Quepos. Mike rented a shuttle bus, pretty new, clean air conditioned. He shared so much information with us along the way and we were excited to learn so... More 

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BRIGHTON
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

My best friend and I did the all inclusive day tour and had the most amazing time. Mike was so knowledgeable and the tour was just us so we really felt like we got the red carpet treatment. We loved the coffee plantation, the Costa Rica history we were taught, the volcano, the waterfalls, lunch, the restaurant with the hummingbirds... More 

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Address: San Jose, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 3525054001
Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose

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