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Samara Adventure Company

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We are specialists in customizing your vacation for your specific interests and budget. We can organize all the details of your trip, from your arrival at the airport until the time to say goodbye. We offer activities, hotel reservations, and...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Downtown, Playa Samara 5235, Costa Rica
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+506 8824 9476
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked the night before and got a very quick response which we really appreciated. Our pick up was on time and 25 minutes later we were in our kayaks. The mangroves are very exposed to the sun so make sure you bring plenty of sunscreen....More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hola Katesr, thank you for your valuable opinion. I am glad you guys enjoyed the tour and had the chance to admire a few of our amazing animals and the beauty Costa Rica has to offer. Pura vida!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I recently traveled to Samara and were looking for some adventures off our resort. We did a hike through the Saulter Reserve and took an excursion to the Monteverde Cloud Forest. While both adventures were wonderful, what really impressed us was the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hola momabooth! We are always happy to hear positive experiences, even more, to know our work pays off. Our guides love their jobs and of course, the natural treasures Costa Rica encloses in such small piece of land, I am glad you guys not only...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The kayak trip was so much fun!! The water was very calm, our guide, Stevan, was very knowledgeable and kind, and gave us all the pointers we needed and an amazing experience. The kayak tour is a must-do for people of all ages!!!

Date of experience: February 2019
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David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

176candacel You are right on point! The Wildlife and Mangrove kayak tour is a tour for the whole family, a nice ride down the river to enjoy, relax and learn. We are glad you had a great time :) Thank you for your valuable comment!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at Samara Adventure Company are knowledgable,curtious,and have very reasonable prices. They arranged airport transportation, a tour to Arenal with a private van and driver as well an ATV tour. We were a group of 8 adults and we would all highly recommend this...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ingrid S
David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Ingrid S :) We work hard to make sure your experience is a positive one. I am happy to hear you guys had a great time! Come visits us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did 4 tours and booked 2 shuttles thru Samara Adventure Tours. They did not disappoint! Thank You so much Ledley and David for everything you did for us. They are extremely reliable and go the extra mile to give great service. All the tours...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Sara P. A warm greeting from Samara Adventure Company. I am glad our services meet your expectations! We work hard to make sure your stay and vacations are amazing. Visit s again soon, we will be happy to assist you, have a wonderful day...More

Reviewed February 7, 2019

Samara Adventure Company was recommended to us and provided 3 excellent tours from Samara, at a discount because we booked this many and were flexible as to days: Sea kayaking and snorkelling in a reef; then a short paddle to Chora Island: ample time to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola Carol R R, we definitely work to customize your vacations, give you a great time and of course learn about our beautiful country in the process. I am happy you had a great time with us, our guides, drivers and assistants are a great...More

Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

Samara adventure company was the only company that offered the Arenal volcano tour from Samara. And that was one of the excursions we had planned to do while in Costa Rica . Mao and Pépé arrived to our hotel at 6 am as scheduled and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hola 123seta, thank you for your comment. I am glad you guys had an amazing time with our Arenal Tour, it is definitely and long journey, but all good things take time :) Come back any time soon, we will be more than happy to...More

Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

What a fantastic morning. Hotel pick up and really nice boat tour in the pacific. Excellent guide and driver. Fortunately saw whales, dolphins, tuna, octopus, starfish. Kids loved it. Safe and secure. Fantastic experience with an excellent company.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RobertService
David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hola RobertService! Thank you for taking the time to write to us. I am glad you guys had an amazing experience and that nature was generous. It is a fantastic experience, to get close to the sea and admire its many wonders! Pura vida :)

Reviewed January 29, 2019

Excellent tour of a unique ecosystem . The tour guide was very good and explained well the flora and fauna. Howlers were howling but refused to appear

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Date of experience: January 2019
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David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

DayTrip21554564645 nature is unpredictable, but we definitely do our best! I am glad it was educational and enjoyable. Come back any time, we will be happy to be a part of your vacations :)

Reviewed January 27, 2019

Our family of three booked the Dolphin and Snorkel Tour through Anywhere Costa Rica. When our tour date arrived, we were picked up in an open air truck at our hotel and traveled to Playa Samara after picking up a few other guests. Once at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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David O, Gerente at Samara Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Scampden thank you so much for taking the time to write a throughout description of your experience! I am glad not only nature was generous with you, but also the environmental consciousness of our Capt. We sure do love nature and the amazing treasures it...More

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yellowbuggie
June 17, 2017|
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Response from carylp2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do!
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Sydnie G
February 12, 2017|
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Response from davidortega | Property representative |
Hello Sydnie, we will pick you up at any of those 2 hotels.
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November 28, 2016|
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Response from Amilcar M | Reviewed this property |
There is no specific time of day that is best. I would try to plan your tour when the tides are low because you will probably see more when you're snorkelling. Also the water is usually more calm during low tide around the... More
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