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While offering all of the traditional tour packages and transportation services, Avispa’s Adventures aims to provide you with an active experience of the real Costa Rica-providing tours like no others, taking you off the beaten path for a one of a...more
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Apdo 146-5019, Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such an excellent experience with the Palo Verde Adventure. Our guide, Chepe, was so friendly and informative. He made several brief additional stops to showcase local parks and workers, he was a font of information and could answer all of the questions we...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nomenot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did a day trip with Avispa's Adventures and could not have been happier. Chepe was our guide. We went to a nearby river, after driving the back roads so we could look for birds, and passed through Filladelphia to see the iguanas in the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jrsotter
Reviewed February 11, 2019

A two hour ride from Playa del Cocos with our Guide Chepe, was quite something. Chepe was quite informative as we discussed Costa Rica, people, politics, geography, history etc... and at the same time picked up a good lesson in the local dialect, and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Robert L
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

From beginning to end, the tour was a worthwhile experience! Chepe was a great guide - feeding us lots of information (and snacks) and always taking time to answer our questions. We made several stops along the way to get a better idea of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank melfulop
AvispasAdventures, Manager at Avispas Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2019

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed yourselves!

Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Super pleased with Amy and the excursions she planned for our family of five!! She kept us informed making sure we were well taken care of! The Mega adventure was great as was Chepe our driver!! He was informative, friendly and had a cooler stocked...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shannon L
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Our rental condo owner recommended Avispas Adventures and she was right on! We spent a fabulous day of zip lining, horseback riding, hot springs and more, arranged by Amy at Avispas and led by our tour guide, Chepe. Both were outstanding ambassadors for Costa Rica,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julie Z
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Without Amy and Chepe of Avispas Adventures coming to my rescue at the last minute, I would have missed seeing the turtles at Ostional— which was at the top of my to-do list during my latest visit to CR. The day of my arrival in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SummerVagabond
AvispasAdventures, Manager at Avispas Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2018

Thank you! The turtles, protecting them, and educating others about them and Ostional. Is a true patsion at Avispa's Adventures. I am glad it is one that we had the chance of sharing with you!

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I have done two tours with Avispas Adventures and they will not be our last! The turtles laying their eggs was an incredible thing to witness and the staff was very knowledgeable. Both trips were both breathtaking and informative. Can’t wait for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AvispasAdventures, Manager at Avispas Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2018

Thank you! We are happy to hear that you will be joining us again. Both you and your Daughter are a delight to have on board with us. Her desire to continue to learn about Costa Rican wildlife is inspiring.

Reviewed September 4, 2018

We use Amy and Avispas Adventures exclusively for tours, border runs, etc. Amy and Cheppe are so educated about everything and so pleasant to be around. Our recent trip to Ostional for the Arribada was the experience of a lifetime. Hundreds of turtles, and Amy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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AvispasAdventures, Manager at Avispas Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you. We are so happy that you were able to Jump in on this unique experience! You are a gem of a client and now new friend. We love bringing to life all the research you do prior to the tours. Very few people...More

Reviewed September 4, 2018

I've been on numerous tours during my time in Costa Rica and now exclusively tour with Avispas Adventures. Amy Lentz provides a relaxed tour which suits our family with young children and makes accommodations for my elderly family members whom, at times, join us. She...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jennifer S
AvispasAdventures, Manager at Avispas Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you Jennifer! It is truly a pleasure to tour with your family. Your girls (including your mom) are always eager to learn and try new things! We strive to put smiles on everyone's faces.....even the ones that resist! (But we did it!) Thank you...More

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Lori G
July 2, 2018|
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Response from AvispasAdventures | Property representative |
Yes! Avispas Adventires We/ can create a package that meets your needs. You can email or contact Avispa's via private message on their Facebook page. Avispa's can make your Costa Rican Vacation unforgettable!
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Diana L
July 24, 2015|
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Wow! I am sooo sorry you are having so many problems. Our Contact Us page was hacked and we were not receiving any inquires. Please feel email me directly or if you send me a phone number we would be happy to give you a... More
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Diana L
July 24, 2015|
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Response from AvispasAdventures | Property representative |
no, no telephone message. There was a private number, missed call, but no messages on either number. Can you find us on FB, Avispas Adventures? Then send me a private message with your phone number and I will call you.
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