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Apr 29, 2018
“Really nice kayaking trip on Sarapiqui River”
Jun 21, 2017
“A highlight of our second trip to Costa Rica”
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Inflatable kayak tours in La Virgen de Sarapiqui, Costa Rica. Private river trips, waterfall tours, safari's (flat water), class 1-3 tours, or whatever your heart desires, we can accommodate. Majestic river, amazing sight seeing, family oriented...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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300 yards east of the old workshop Canino, La Virgen La Virgen de Sarapiquí, Costa Rica
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+506 2761 0095
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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with Jeff and the inflatable duckies ! half an hour to learn some basic moves, and then you go cross (small) rapids by yourself :) really nice !

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Caroline L
Neil V, Owner at Tropical Duckies, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Hi Caroline, glad to hear you had a good time. Pura vida.

Reviewed June 21, 2017

This is one of my best memories of our trip. Jeff guided my daughter, granddaughter and me on an easy kayak trip. We saw monkeys, a caiman, and several kinds of birds. The trees and vines hanging over the river made it the perfect jungle...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Terah1231
Neil V, Owner at Tropical Duckies, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2017

Thank you for the review. We are glad you and your family had a good time and we hope to see you soon.

Reviewed September 18, 2016

My wife and I took the "Introduction to whitewater kayaking" course from Jeff. He was very professional and provided excellent coaching and support. We had done a bit of sit on top, flat water kayaking, but no white water. We were certaintly not pros by...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Terry R
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Great family activity, perfect for teenagers but younger children can go in a double kayak and have a great time too. It starts with about 30 minutes of very clear instructions and practice so that you then feel confident and can enjoy kayaking through the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 16, 2016

Jeff was an experienced and fun guide... A highlight of our trip to Costa Rica - children age 16,13 and 10 all entertained and saw gorgeous kingfishers, monkeys and other wildlife

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Date of experience: August 2016
Thank lisa_fairbank
Neil V, Manager at Tropical Duckies, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

Thank you for the review. Safe travels and pura vida.

Reviewed August 9, 2016

This was our first kayak-experience, glad we did it with Jeff because after the thorough instruction we felt we were in good hands. Don't take your glasses!!!

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Date of experience: August 2016
Thank marcelien v
Neil V, Owner at Tropical Duckies, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2016

Thank you for the review. Pura vida.

Reviewed August 2, 2016

Great experience. Interesting, knowledgeable and patient guide. Beautiful scenery. Great fun. Would definitely recommend.

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Date of experience: July 2016
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Neil V, Owner at Tropical Duckies, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2016

Thank you for the review.

Reviewed July 26, 2016

We had a great time on the sarapique River. Both jeff and Neil did a great Job with my 3 children. They were very patient and it was also good to see how much fun they had themselves in the kayak. We spent almost 3,5...More

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Date of experience: July 2016
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Neil V, Owner at Tropical Duckies, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2016

Jeff and I had a great time with you and your kids on the Rio Sarapiqui. Thank you so much for the review. Safe travels and pura vida.

Reviewed July 20, 2016

We had great expectations as already in tripadvisor the comments are fantastic. It was even better, totally awesome!! Jeff and Neil where amazing from beginning to end. We took our boys ,14,11 and 9 years old and we ALL loved it - Thank you!!!! I...More

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Date of experience: July 2016
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Neil V, Owner at Tropical Duckies, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2016

Hi guys, thanks for taking the time to give us a review, we really appreciate it. We had a great time with you all on the Rio Sarapiqui. Safe travels and pura vida.

Reviewed July 17, 2016

We called the night before to schedule and they accommodated us. So right off the bat their customer service was amazing. Then the next morning it turned out it was just us because we'd called so late. So it was almost a personal white water...More

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Date of experience: July 2016
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Neil V, Owner at Tropical Duckies, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to give us an excellent review. We really appreciate it. Safe travels and keep up the good paddling. Pura vida. Neil.

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