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Address: Mts Norte del Ebais 75, La Virgen 41002, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
+506 2761 1123
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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WHITEWATER RAFTING & KAYAKING. Since 1990, Sarapiqui Outdoor Center has...

WHITEWATER RAFTING & KAYAKING. Since 1990, Sarapiqui Outdoor Center has offered the best in Costa Rica whitewater rafting trips and kayaking clinics for adventurers of all abilities, from beginners to experts.Based out of our most convenient location in La Virgen de Sarapiqui,Sarapiquí Outdoor Center river trips and instructional clinics are only 90 minutes from La Fortuna,San Jose and Caribean .Enjoy the abundant wildlife of the numerous species of birds that live here, swim in a natural pools, hike our trails, use the community kitchen, private parking and hammock lounge. If you want some more adventure in your day, check out our rafting trips and kayaking clinics.Sarapiquí River is a Natural Monument of Costa Rica. The Best River for White water rafting in The country. Class : II & III – III & IV - IV & V.Go white whater Rafting with the us….

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Rafting in The Sarapiqui River Class III - IV
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Thrill of a lifetime

My husband and I went rafting through the outdoor center on Class III-IV Rapids. Our guides, Erick, Andrey and Steven were amazing and so fun. They instructed us well and by the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
kcigoi
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I went rafting through the outdoor center on Class III-IV Rapids. Our guides, Erick, Andrey and Steven were amazing and so fun. They instructed us well and by the end we felt like family. The Rapids are insane and continuous. You're basically in a rapid the majority of the time you're on the water. It was so... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016 via mobile

We went rafting with some friends at the Outdoor Center and were received with amazing friendliness and hospitality by David (Sombrilla). The outdoor center has a beautiful ranch which sits nestled next to the Sarapiqui river. There are a couple of campsites by the ranch and a great swimming spot right next door in the river. We also did some... More 

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sarapiquiOutdoor, Owner at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

Thanks for your nice words I know its gone help people to fine us. More 

Rockville, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

We took the Class II-III tour with Roberto as our raft guide and had a great time! This was our first rafting experience, and my kids ages 12 and 9 thought it was absolutely awesome. This tour is perfectly suitable for first-timers and families with young kids; but if you are looking for a little bit more excitement, perhaps you... More 

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outdoorcenter1, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your visited we are looking foward for next time god bless your family. More 

Nha Trang, Vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Had a super afternoon here white water rafting on the river. We were joined in the raft by another couple and along with the guide and another instructor we set off in the mini bus from the centre for a short ride to the river. My wife had not done any rafting before but we were all given a very... More 

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outdoorcenter1, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

Thank you guys so much for your review. We looking foward for next time god bless you all. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Really good III-IV all day rafting. Super exciting. The guys are really good. one of the best raftings in my life (i have done 14 raftings in different countries)

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sarapiquiOutdoor, receptionist at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

thank you very much, for us it is an honor to serve. Best regards, Miguel. More 

Hoejbjerg, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Very varm and nice feeling at this family driven rafting center. Safety was good with fun and explicit instructions. Will recommend the complementary buffet afterwards. Home cooked and delicious food together with the staff. Thanks David and family!

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sarapiquiOutdoor, Reception at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

We are here to serve them again whenever they like, this is your home More 

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

We were recently doing the class I and II white water rafting with Sarapiqui Outdoor Center and boy did we have a great time!! The guides are wonderful, very experienced in what they do and super friendly and fun. Stanley, Junior and Mariano were very nice, they gave us a very clear security speech and followed all the security procedures.... More 

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outdoorcenter1, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

Hey thank you for your nice review and we look foward to see you soon. God bless you. More 

Los An
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016

I was on a school trip to Costa Rica with students and whitewater rafting was our last activity. I can't begin to tell you how much fun we all had--even the kids who were initially scared all had a BLAST. The guides and employees were incredibly professional, but still fun. They interacted with all of us, splashing, showing off in... More 

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outdoorcenter1, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

Thank you see some time soon god bless you. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

First time doing something of this kind, was indecisive and a bit scared. The crew was extremely friendly and knowledgeable, you won't fall off if you follow their commands. Loved the experience, would definitely recommend them. All guides have many years of experience. I would do river rafting again only if its with them. Ive heard their a lot of... More 

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outdoorcenter1, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

Thank you very much looking foward for your next experince. God bless you More 

Houston, Texas
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016

My group of middle school girls had a great time on the river, and the lunch was ridiculously good. The staff was polite and helped us feel safe on the river. We were kinda bummed because we got placed with a 24-person school group, so we had to wait around for everyone and couldn't stop to jump off cliffs, but... More 

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outdoorcenter1, Propietario at Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, responded to this review

God bless you and thank you for your review looking foward to see you. More 

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