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Desafio Adventure Company

Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
+506 2479 0020
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Desafio Adventure Company is considered the pioneering tour outfitter in Costa Rica's Epicenter of Adventure near the Arenal Volcano since 1992. Desafio offers high-quality rafting, canyoning, biking, hiking, birdwatching, kayaking, stand up paddling, unique cultural experiences, transfer with tour services, incentive programs, volunteer opportunities and much more. We only have two rules: 1) Be Safe! and 2) Have Serious Fun! Look for Desafio in Downtown La Fortuna near the Arenal Volcano or take the Desafio Adventure Connections to the Monteverde, Guanacaste, San Jose, Manuel Antonio, Playa Samara and now Leon, Nicaragua! Desafio is family-owned and operated and your "one-stop-shop" for adventure travel in Costa Rica and beyond!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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+506 2479 0020
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did the rafting on the Rio Tenorio today and it was amazing ! Splendid views and nature , fun rapids level 3 and 4, cool and fun guide Jose and his trainee Anthony and all this followed by a really good lunch. I really...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the mambo combo and had SO much fun! It's definitely not for the faint of heart or people that have any sort of trouble walking, because you will be trekking through the jungle, but if you're up for adventure, it was so unexpected...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I can’t say enough great things about Desafio! The tour guides are wonderful! Especially Juan and Kendall! The entire experience was amazing! Very thorough down to the lunch that was served. This was my 2nd rafting trip but my first time on a class III...More

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We used Desafio for 3 private transports (very affordable). They picked us up on time and we arrived ahead of schedule. They stopped plenty of times to stretch our legs and take bathroom breaks. Our driver Diego did not speak fluent English, but it was...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Juan and Kenneth were great. Juan was our guide on our raft and Kenneth was the lead guide. Lunch provided by the company was also very good.

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Max P
July 14, 2018|
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Response from DesafioAdventures | Property representative |
Hi there!! Thank you for asking about the Rio Celeste hike. You can reach us at reservations at desafiocostarica . com. Or 818-855-0020 Toll Free. Cheers, Christine
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KatStam
October 9, 2017|
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Response from DesafioAdventures | Property representative |
Hi KatStam - Nice to hear from you. We often visit the Rainforest Chocolate Tour, but there are a few other venues. For example, Don Juan Coffee and Chocolate has a farm nearby and Finca Luna Nueva has a fantastic biodynamic... More
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