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White Water Tubin in the river BALSA provided by Costa Rica Descents

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White Water Tubin in the river BALSA

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Updated 11/11/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 11/11/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
  • You'll start at
    Costa Rica Descents Adventure Company
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Costa Rica Descents
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    La Fortuna
    El Salto (Rope Swing)
  • 2
    The Boat House Bar & Grill
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Costa Rica Descents Adventure Company
    Via 702, Provincia de Alajuela, La Fortuna, 21007, Costa Rica
    Via 702, 500 meter south from the Catholic Church of La Fortuna, next to Supermarket "Super Rosvil", 21007, Alajuela Province, La Fortuna, Costa Rica
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Departure Point
Costa Rica Descents Adventure Company, Via 702, Provincia de Alajuela, La Fortuna, 21007, Costa Rica
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Transportation
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pick up / drop off La Fortuna
  • Fruits
  • Entry/Admission - Costa Rica Descents
  • Entry/Admission - The Boat House Bar & Grill
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • What to bring: simple dry clothing, such as shorts and a t-shirt, swimsuit, sunscreen, shoes that will stay on your feet, sport sandals and water shoes are recommended, a change of clothing.
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Traveler rating
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Halie wrote a review Feb 19
13 contributions1 helpful vote
This was the best experience we had in CR! We did several excursions including with Desafio and Costa Rica Descents was our favorite. Highly recommend! Guides Jon Carlos and Warner were amazing. They allowed us to have a great time while also being completely safe. Both super
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Date of experience: February 2021
Anja Riise wrote a review Feb 2020
4 contributions
We had a great time tubing and river rafting with these guys on the Balsa river. Since the two of us were the only ones tubing this day, we were offered to join the rafters for the first part of the river. As it got calmer we moved over to the tubes, gliding alongside the rafts,
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from costarica44, Front Office Manager at White Water Tubin in the river BALSA
Responded Mar 6, 2020
Thank you for visiting us, it is our mission to make you have fun.. We look forward to your visit again
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Liron wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
Mario was the best guide! He was funny and friendly and the team was super friendly and professional too. They made our experience unforgettable. Thanks!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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By: Costa Rica Descents
Best trip on vacation
I’ve taken many white water rafting trips and this company is top notch. The guides made my wife very comfortable a
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Friendly & Fun Staff
We had a great day whitewater rafting with Costa Rica Descents. We were able to communicate through whatsapp on whe
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Fab day out 🤘🏼
We have just come back from an amazing day with the guys at Cost Rica Descents. They are all about making sure you
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Julia P
AMAZING!!!!! An experience none of us will ever forget!! We took our 6 year old and 11 year olds with us on the Ba
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good value for this trip
Considerung the shallow water the river was quite wild. Just the 2 h trip on the water was a bit too short for me p
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✅You MUST choose this tour company❤️🇨🇷
Hello everyone! This was the first time my friend and I had ever been rafting and of course We were nervous. But af
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Best time ever!!
This is the first time I've ever left a review for anything, but this was so great others need to know about it. I
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Best Half Day Rafting Experience in La Fortuna
Had a very enjoyable half a day rafting experience in La Fortuna with Costa Rica Descents. Our guides were very fri
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Best Half Day Experience!
This wasn't my first time rafting and it is always fun. I'm happy we did the 3/4 instead of 1/2 because the difficu
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Amazing day
What an amazing experience! Our guide Warner was perfect and he was even able to find animals while driving the dra
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Pura Vida!
This was an amazing experience for me and my wife. We were picked up from the hotel by Andy (who is super funny, ni
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Pura Vida
A must if you’re in La fortuna! Andre is the best tour guide I’ve had the pleasure to have had! His energy is conta
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Amazing experience with Costa Rica Descents!
My wife and our 2 children (age 7 and 10) went rafting with CRD in November of 2020. We had a fantastic experience
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Awesome raft experience!
Rafting was a great time! Spent about 2 hours in the water and never felt unsafe. The trip was so much fun and our
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Amazing experience, highly recommend!
We had an incredible time doing the class 3 and 4 rapids with Costa Rica Descents. We booked the trip stateside, a
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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