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Tico Tours Guanacaste

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Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
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About Tico Tours Guanacaste
Tico Tours Guanacaste is a Licensed and Insured Tour Company. Our Company aims to provide you with an active experience of the real Costa Rica. We will take you off of the beaten path for a one-of-a-kind, matchless experience unlike those of the standard big coach tours. Tico Tours Guanacaste provides first-class personal attention, superior customer service and unique adventures for an unforgettable experience. It's truly our pleasure to share the natural beauty of Costa Rica through a native's perspective, while maintaining the desired of comfort and quality of service that today's travelers expect and deserve. Our company uses air conditioned, up-to-date vehicles with full insurance coverage. Customer satisfaction is our #1 goal! Tico Tours Guanacaste prides itself on individual attention to client. We will do all in our hands to ensure that your time in Costa Rica is truly memorable.
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Extreme All Day Canopy Tour

It's the perfect combination of adventure and relaxation. The tour starts off with a lovely 25 minutes horseback ride up a mountain near the Rincon de la Vieja volcano. That is followed by a total of 13 zip lines, 16 platforms with great views set up at the edge of a canyon; from the first cable you will have an amazing view of a waterfall. The afternoon is very relaxing get ready to take advantage of the natural steam room and volcano mud bath at the resort, and then soaked in the hot springs and mud baths.
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7 hours
from $189.19

Palo Verde Jungle Tour

We will drive through back roads, sugar cane fields, local towns, see the locals digging up the sand used for the concrete… An unforgettable cultural experience. Next stop we will visit an elderly “Casona" a beautiful old house that belonged to 3 former presidents of Costa Rica… This venerable construction will tell the story of the Guanacaste cowboys or "sabaneros" who lived way before cars, cell phones or internet by the midst of the 1800s in a faraway era of colonial Costa Rica. We will then get in a covered motor boat through the Tempisque River and will cruise Palo Verde National Park looking for wildlife such as monkeys, crocodiles, iguanas, all kind of exotic birds, bats. Enjoy of some of our most precious traditions such as the “oxoperated sugar mill” (trapiche) where they grind the cane with oxen. Freshly cane juice will be offered to you to taste.
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6 to 8 hours
from $128.21

All Day Adventure

This fun filled day has something for everyone and is sure to please the adrenaline seeker as well as the nature lover. Afterwards, take a thrilling ride down the 420-meter long waterslide that snakes through the tropical dry forest floor and shoots you into a fresh water pool. Enjoy the natural spa, thermal water pools and volcanic mud prior to relaxing in the various thermal pools. After working up an appetite, sit down and enjoy a 5 course gourmet organic lunch, comprised of a variety of typical Costa Rican dishes and a natural tropical fruit beverage.
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7 hours
from $172.98

Buggy Tour 5 seater side by side

Spend the day plunging through rivers, cutting through mountain trails and across rugged terrain on the most extreme tour we offer!!

Tour includes stops for swimming, take photos! This is a tour to discover and enjoy, not a racing!

All skill levels are welcome, and no prior buggy riding experience is necessary. 4X4 machines, automatic transmissions, 1000cc motors, 5 seaters..
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2 hours
from $250.00
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TrainToronto wrote a review Mar 2020
Toronto, ON50 contributions25 helpful votes
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Excellent tour of the culture and the Tempisque river that flows through Palo Verde. The tour was longer than expected and our guide was warm, patient and friendly and very knowledgeable especially about the wildlife on the river. A great way to spend 6 hours!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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LWain wrote a review Mar 2020
2 contributions1 helpful vote
We booked four tours with Tico Tours - Arenal, Zip Lining, ATV and Palo Verde river boat tour. All were amazing! We had Gerson as our tour guide for Arenal - incredibly friendly, knowledgeable, and clearly a naturalist. We truly had the best day there. Our three other tours were with Mario who was also super friendly, knowledge and professional. Mario and Gerson are amazing tour guides and we definitely would HIGHLY recommend requesting them! Thank you Mario and Gerson for amazing tours of the beautiful Costa Rica - PURA VIDA!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Kevin Fitzpatrick wrote a review Mar 2020
Spring Lake, New Jersey4 contributions
Booked 3 great outings with Tico Tours this past week. All Day Adventure, Sunset Catamaran and Tour of Nicaragua. All were exceptional tours. Everything was professional, on time and so much fun. A special shout out to Gustavo who made our visit to Nicaragua safe,informative and enjoyable. Gustavo made the boarder crossing hassle free and the knowledge he provided on the tour was outstanding.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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sandraatthelake wrote a review Feb 2020
Verona, Canada52 contributions5 helpful votes
We can not emphasize enough how great our experience with this organization has been right from the start. We have done four tours so far and look forward to having Luigi customize another great trip before we leave. Special thanks to Marco, Big Marco, Mario, Yuon Carlos and all the special people who have shared your country’s history with generosity and laughter. Luigi again you’re the best. There is not a tour that will disappoint.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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MaryAnne W wrote a review Feb 2020
Barrie, Canada2 contributions
Marco was the tour guide for Tico tours. He was very informative about the culture and history of the area and of Costa Rica in general. Danny was the tour guide at the nature reserve. He was amazing. He taught us about the biology of the sloths, frogs, bats, caterpillars and subsequent butterflies, and of the vegetation and geography of the area.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from ticotoursgte, Manager at Tico Tours Guanacaste
Responded Mar 15, 2020
We really appreaciate your review, we will pass on your comments to Marco and Danny, they are our best naturalistic guides and they always love when people enjoy the tours. Thank you so much for this review
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