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About Pura Vida Experiences
Pura Vida Experiences transmitting as much positive energy to as many people as possible! this is a tour company that born from a dream of a costa rican tour guide to give the travelers and locals a memorable experience in this beautiful piece of paradise. Let's make this world a happier place.
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Reviewed February 20, 2018

I highly recommend Allan, he truly loves his job and is a Costa Rican Google full of knowledge. Very friendly and outgoing.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank s89jb
Allan M, Owner at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thank you so so much im very pleased to know that you enjoyed your time with me here! Saludos desde Costa Rica. Pura vida

Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

As a tour guide we could not have asked for a better one in Allan. His experience, enthusiasm & desire to ensure we got as involved & immersed with the experience as possible was fantastic. We took part in horse riding, river tubing, zip wiring...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Alexbhf
Allan M, Owner at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

Hola Mr Alex, Love the review!!! First of all Thank you so much for your amazing words, I deeply appreciate it. I think it's awesome your comparison between me and Mr Grylls that it truly amazing for me to hear! Thanks again i'm really happy...More

Reviewed August 28, 2016

Our family had a lovely private tour given by Alan. It was more than we expected. Alan was very knowledgeable about Costa Rica and he kept us engaged throughout the entire trip. We will definitely book a tour with Alan again and we would make...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Allan M, Owner at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2016

Hola, Greetings from Costa Rica. Im happy to hear from you guys. Thank you so so much for the wonderful review I am very happy to know you had a pleasant experience in the tour with me. Thank you for helping Pura Vida Experiences to...More

Reviewed June 6, 2016

You have to do the horseback riding and ziplining to make it worth your while; skip the "slide"... I'm pretty sure it has like 100 code violations. The shower to rinse off the mud is FREEZING.More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank rachelc55406
Allan M, Owner at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2016

Thanks for reviewing us. About the slide I'm sorry you did not enjoyed it although it does not inflict any regulations cause other ways it would not be possible to do it at all. That being said I'm glad you enjoyed the rest of your...More

Reviewed May 29, 2016

Allan was our guide during a 2 day trip to Arenal and Monteverde on 27th and 28th May. I have been on countless excursions in Central America, the Caribbean and Europe and I can honestly say Allan will be the guide who we never forget....More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Allan M, Owner at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2016

Mrs Emma Hola, Greetings from Costa Rica I wanted to take my time to respond such an amazing feedback. First of all I deeply appreciate every word that you wrote, and It was indeed a very nice trip. As I told you guys I love...More

Reviewed April 29, 2016

My sister and I decided to take a trip to Costa Rica and we were lucky enough to have Allan guide us through the whole experience. Allan is so passionate about Costa Rica and everything that it has to offer. His passion is contagious and...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Allan M, Owner at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2016

Hola Mrs Kelley Thank you so much for your review. I really appreciate to know I could make your trip a Pura vida experience, thank you for all the positive words. Muchas Gracias Saludos from Costa Rica to Colorado Pura Vida

Reviewed April 29, 2016

Meeting Allan completely changed our vacations! He is THE best guide ever! He took his time pointing out small details I would have other wise missed. I highly recommend Pura Vida experiences!!!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Gen150
Allan M, Owner at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2016

Bonjour Gen thank you so much for all your words I sincerely appreciate it I'm glad you took the time to see those little details I tried to put so the experience on the tour be perfect. Merci! Saludos hasta Playa Samara Pura Vida Gen!

Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I went for a week getaway to Paradise! Allan gave us an amazing "Pura Vida Experience" to show us this beautiful country. He took us on a horse ride through the rainforest (most memorable because I am so afraid of horses, he...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Steph L
Allan M, Owner at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2016

Hola Steph Saludos hasta Canada So nice to hear from you, thank you so much for your words I really appreciate I could give you a good time here! Keep making a healthier world for all of us. Hope to have you again sometime in...More

Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

We went on two trips with Allan who owns and runs this company, one was down the river ( Palo Verde .. Spelling may be wrong !) and the other in the Sensoria rain forest. I am leaving the detail out about the trips as...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Leon E
Allan M, Owner at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2016

Hola Mr Leon Its my pleasure to know you guys had a great time with me! I'm very happy I could transmit some positive energy to you and your family. Thank you so so much for the review! I really appreciate all your words! And...More

Reviewed April 10, 2016

I spent almost a year living in Costa Rica so went on lots and lots of tours and I can honestly say Allan was the best tour guide I had out there! He is so passionate about his job and has a genuine love for...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Allan M, General Manager at Pura Vida Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2016

Hola Amiga Delyth. thank you so much for every word in that review, I really appreciate it! And the baby animals in the rescue center miss you. You did a lot for our wildlife while you were here and We are very thankful for that!...More

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Hello. Yes there is a place approximately an hour and ten minutes from Liberia where we do a tour with possibility of sloths. It will be the closest rainforest area.
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