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Bahia Rica Adventures

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Address: 1,5 km del Relleno, Paquera 60111, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 2641 0811

A variety of exiting places are easy accessible by boat from Bahía Rica....

A variety of exiting places are easy accessible by boat from Bahía Rica. The gulf of Nicoya is known for its spectacular weather, beautiful beaches, impressive cliffs, calm water and islands full of wildlife. Our boat trips will take you to many special places where you can encounter lots of different animals like monkeys, lizards, iguanas, birds, turtles, butterflies, dolphins and a number of different fishes. Bahía Rica also offer a complete sport fishing package after fish like Pacific Sailfish, Roosterfish, Yellow Fin Tuna, Cubera Snapper, Wahoo, Pacific Jack and Marlin of different species.You can experience Costa Rica’s exotic west coast from a kayak with Bahia Rica. Paddle in calm bays with fascinating island where you can go ashore on untouched virgin beaches.

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Wonderful trip

We went on the snorkeling and monkey tour and it was a lot of fun. Our guide Jeff was great, very interactive and very funny. The reefs we saw were great and we were able to see... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2016
Mayson C
Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We went on the snorkeling and monkey tour and it was a lot of fun. Our guide Jeff was great, very interactive and very funny. The reefs we saw were great and we were able to see thousands of beautiful fish. It is nice that it's a smaller group (8 people) as we don't like bigger, less personal outings. The... More 

3 Thank Mayson C
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

We had a great boat tour off of Playa Hermos where Evaristo was our amazing guide. Captain Hendre was expert at bringing the boat in for easy launch & debarqation as well as a fas, smooth ride right to the spot where we could see dolphins up close. The tour included snorkeling, but since the water was murky they made... More 

Thank Diane D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

Thank you Vigdid for an amazing sea kayak trip. We did the half day and enjoyed hearing about the wildlife and local history and loved the fact that it was a small group of 4. I would highly recommend the adventure! As a matter of fact, we liked it so much we booked another day with Bahia Rica to take... More 

Thank alwaysoptions
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour! We unfortunately didn't speak much Spanish so we felt like we missed out on what he was explaining. It was beautiful though and romantic!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

We did 2 tour with them :bioluminescence and tortuga island the bio was disappointing because they were not much to see and was bit early in the night so too much light still going on.the owners from the houses on the beach they were not helpful as they were flashing us with torch and then spoilt our tour. jose left... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

The staff and owners are very friendly. We went on a nice boattrip were we got to see spidermonkeys, snorkel among lots of fish and visit the beautiful island Tortuga. We also went fishing both offshore and inshore which were exciting and professional with packed lunch and drinks. Our last day we went kayaking in perfect surroundings with a stop... More 

Thank Fam. B
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I loved our stay at this wonderful little lodge! We arrived Monday evening for the bioluminescence tour. We were greeted at the gate by the owner Thomas, Grisham (one of the owners cats), and Bella (the owners dog). The bioluminescence tour is hands down one of the coolest things we've ever done! There was a storm moving... More 

Thank TyTyMarie
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015 via mobile

You won't find this elsewhere-bioluminescent plankton in a pristine setting. We're in Tambor just for this and it was worth the flight! While Puerto Rica may have something similar, the experience in calm waters on a moonlit night with 6-8 others is amazing. From novice to expert kayakers, all will enjoy the warm water, expert guide and phenomenal experience. Do... More 

Thank Craig B
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We went night kayaking in the bioluminescence bay and this turned out to be the highlight of the trip! The guide was very gracious and calming while guiding us in the pitch black waters. He pointed out fish that were jumping and explained why the algae in the bay light up from motion. It was a surreal experience as the... More 

1 Thank Abbe P
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

My family and I did the Bioluminescence Night Kayaking tour the past March and it was the most amazing thing I've ever done in my life! It was truly magical the way the ocean lit up before our eyes! It was like we were kayaking in the stars! Our guide was very friendly and we had an amazing time! I... More 

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