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We are a local tour operator & shuttle service; our private and shared shuttle services and tours are run all over Costa Rica, from the mountains to the beach. Based in the province of Guanacaste - we operate out of Parque Nacional Marino las Baulas, Playa Grande. This park's main goal is to protect and ensure the leatherback turtle's well-being and keep the park a thriving environment for them to nest. After years working in the tourism industry, we have all the knowledge and tools required to make your experience unforgettable. We are local people; born and raised in this beautiful country who are the best guides you can get to explore our amazing country.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Playa Grande 50308, Costa Rica
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Reviewed June 10, 2018

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ariel2390, Owner at Playa Grande Shuttle & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Amazing services! Felt so welcomed and was treated with respect at all times. Professional workers, humble, and acomedated to our needs, always. Great tour guide (Ariel)! so knowledgeable about the country and its history. Great communication skills and had all types of excursions available for...More

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ariel2390, Owner at Playa Grande Shuttle & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Hola We want to thank you for sharing your experience with us. For our team was a pleasure to meet you girls. We hope you enjoyed Costa Rica; looking forward to take you to your next destination in our beautiful country! Hope the best for...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2018

Ariel and his crew at Playa Grande Shuttle and Tours are absolutely amazing. My wife and I are notoriously bad trip planners with little experience traveling internationally. With Ariel’s help, no experience was necessary! He arranged for transportation, lodging, activities, and helped us shop, communicate...More

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ariel2390, Owner at Playa Grande Shuttle & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Hola We want to thank you for sharing your experience with us. For our team was a pleasure to meet you We hope you enjoyed Costa Rica; looking forward to take you to your next destination in our beautiful country! Hope the best for you!...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2018

Great van, awesome driver, cool stories along the way. By the time we got to our destination we felt like family and wanted to invite our driver to visit US in America.More

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ariel2390, Owner at Playa Grande Shuttle & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2018

Hola We want to thank you for sharing your experience with us. For our team was a pleasure to meet you guys! We hope you enjoyed Costa Rica; looking forward to take you to your next destination in our beautiful country! Hope the best for...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2018

Our group of 13 decided to take a 5 day trip to Costa Rica and in that short time-frame, we wanted to basically see and do everything possible. From the moment I contacted Ariel at Playa Grande Shuttles & Tours, I KNEW that we were...More

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ariel2390, Owner at Playa Grande Shuttle & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

Hola We want to thank you for sharing your experience with us. For our team was a pleasure to meet you guys! We hope you enjoyed Costa Rica; looking forward to take you to your next destination in our beautiful country! Hope the best for...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

We had a great time and our guide Paul was awesome! He was very knowledgeable and a lot of fun. We would go on another tour again next year.More

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ariel2390, Owner at Playa Grande Shuttle & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Hola We want to thank you for sharing your experience with us. For our team was a pleasure to meet you guys! We hope you enjoyed Costa Rica; looking forward to take you to your next destination in our beautiful country! Hope the best for...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

Ariel was great to work with and very quick to respond to any requests we had as we didn’t rent a vehicle during the trip. We will definitely use Ariel again on our next trip.More

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ariel2390, Owner at Playa Grande Shuttle & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Hola We want to thank you for sharing your experience with us. For our team was a pleasure to meet you guys! We hope you enjoyed Costa Rica; looking forward to take you to your next destination in our beautiful country! Hope the best for...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Best ever!! Exceeded all expectations and definitely added to the pleasure of the trip. Ariel is a true gem!More

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ariel2390, Owner at Playa Grande Shuttle & Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Hola We want to thank you for sharing your experience with us. For our team was a pleasure to meet you guys! We hope you enjoyed Costa Rica; looking forward to take you to your next destination in our beautiful country! Hope the best for...More

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Response from ariel2390 | Property representative |
Hey Patrick Our number is +506 87224778 This number can be called and also texted trough what’s app or Iphone iMessage. Hope to hear back from you soon Best Ariel Arrieta
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