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Costa Rica EZ Travel Adventures

#11 of 42 Outdoor Activities in Playa Flamingo Features Animals
Playa Flamingo 50308, Costa Rica
+506 8837 1531
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One of Costa Rica's Natural Wonders!

Javier was excited throughout the entire tour and his passion was infectious. Not only does he have... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2015
Trish S
Tampa, Florida
Best guide is Costa Rica

Javi was an excellent guide for our trip to Palo Verde NP. We had a great time taking advantage of... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2015
Henderson, Nevada
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Playa Flamingo 50308, Costa Rica
+506 8837 1531

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Reviewed June 2, 2015

Javier was excited throughout the entire tour and his passion was infectious. Not only does he have a wealth of knowledge but he has a wonderful way of sharing it. He is an incredible story teller and you will be missing out if you don't...More

Thank Trish S
Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

Javi was an excellent guide for our trip to Palo Verde NP. We had a great time taking advantage of his extensive knowledge of the wildlife and Costa Rican culture. If your looking to see croc's, monkeys, macaws, iguana's and many other birds and critters...More

Thank AmandaLHansen
Reviewed May 24, 2015

Just got back from a week's stay at Playa Flamingo, Guanacoste. Javier "The guy with the hat" was our driver & tour guide. His english is outstanding & he provided tons of interesting information about Costa Rica on our hour-plus drive from Playa Flamingo to...More

2  Thank Sylvia B
Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

This review is several months late and should have been posted as soon as my other half and I returned from a spectacular day with Javier visiting palo verde national park. From my first telephone encounter the day prior to our visit to the moment...More

2  Thank Elvira B
Reviewed April 19, 2015

Javier Vargas with Costa Rica EZ Travel Adventures is your man if you're looking for a certified naturalist guide in Costa Rica. He took us on a Tempisque River wildlife cruise, where we saw crocodiles, macaws, white faced monkeys and more. The early bird gets...More

1  Thank Louise G
Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

I was surprised to read the couple of bad reviews for Javi on TripAdvisor, seeing as how our group of 9 had an epic river boat tour adventure with him to Palo Verde. All I can say is, those couple of reviewers definitely missed out!...More

1  Thank Bernalinda
Reviewed April 13, 2015

Started out early when it was cool and the animals were out. Javier as full of all sorts of wonderful knowledge during our drive to Palo Verde, during the boat tour and on our way back. We were the first on the river. Monkeys, crocodiles,...More

Thank Michelle Z
Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

We had a group of six that included grandparents and girls aged 8/11, and everyone had an absolute blast in beautiful Costa Rica! Our guide Javier was exceptional! He was extremely conscientious and knowledgeable. Most of all, he made sure we all were having fun....More

Thank Kirstco
Reviewed April 5, 2015

His Nibs and I went on the 5:30am pick-up Palo Verde tour from our B&B in Tamarindo. Minutes into it we had already learnt about the red dye of teak leaves and how Ylang Ylang flowers are extracted to make Chanel No. 5. And our...More

Thank pinkduckYVR
Reviewed April 1, 2015 via mobile

A naturalist by degree and a lover of Costa Rica by heart, what a day! I can't begin to express our appreciation for all of the wildlife, fauna, flora, and facts Javier shared with our family. Between offering us cold water and perfect photo ops...More

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My husband and I are staying at Dreams Las Mareas in March. My husband is a surfer and we would like to do some excursions. What did it cost for Javier to pick you up at the Dreams resort and do excursions? Trying to figure how much money to bring Thanks! Also do they offer mountain biking, raftng etc?
December 17, 2014|
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Response from oceangirl51 |
How do I get in touch with him?