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Carrillo Tours is a Costa Rican owned Tour Operator. Some of our services are: Private/Shared Shuttles, Sea/ Mangrove Kayak Tours, Boat Tours, Horseback Riding Tours, Turtles Tours, Nature Hiking, visiting different conservation areas or natural...more
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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
+506 2656 0584
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an unforgettable experience! From the competent, knowledgable and friendly staff to the tour and sights, we had an amazing day from start to finish. While the transit from our hotel in Samara to Tenorio was quite long (approximately 3.5 hours) it was well...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Alyssa R
Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

We took a day trip with Carrillo tours out of Sámara to see Paola Verde national park and take a boat trip up the the river to see some wildlife. The trip was terrific and the river impressive but what REALLY impressed me was the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 729milesp
Carrillo T, Director de Recepción at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello 729milesp! Hope your doing great! First at all thanks for this amazing review! Im glad you enjoyed Palo Verde National Park,we were really happy to have you as one of our clients . As in any other business errors can happen but we always...More

Reviewed March 4, 2019

Christopher was a knowledgeable and responsible guide. Wanting us to have the fullest experience as possible. Very environmentally concerned picking up any trash on the paddle back to shore

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Carrillo T, Director de Recepción at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola! Hope your doing great! Thanks so much for this positive review, we really appreciated and is always great to know that our clients are having a good time and happy experience. Christopher sending his greetings! Pura vida!

Reviewed March 1, 2019

The trip was excellent. The rafting guides were friendly, skilled with the rafts and in the water, knew natural history, and were genuinely friendly to all of us. It was a wonderful trip.

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Date of experience: February 2019
Thank walkingwithward
Carrillo T, Propietario at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2019

Hello There! First thank you for this positive review, we did send you a request but we dont do rafting but anyways im glad you had a great time! Hope you visit us in Samara again anytime son!

Reviewed February 12, 2019

Carrillo Tours provided our kayaking and snorkelling half day trip to Isla Chora off Samara beach. Our guide was Christopher, who picked us up from our hotel and was very helpful and informative throughout. We expected to be part of a larger tour and were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sue D
Carrillo T, Director de Recepción at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Sue! Wow! thank so much for this review! We really appreciated! We do small groups to provide you with better services,and also glad to hear Christopher did a great job like always! Hope you join us in the future for more adventures. pura vida!

Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Awesome, friendly and knowledgeable guides. Estevan and Coco get a big thumbs up and we were very pleased with the whole tour. Our kids loved it. Some of the tour were a little sea sick but that’s no fault of the guides haha. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Leanne W
Carrillo T, Gerente at Carrillo Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2019

Hi Leanne, Thank you so much, we are really happy with your comment.

Reviewed December 16, 2018

OMG, is most likely the best way to describe this event. We went in the afternoon and arrived at Playa Ostional just before sunset. We walked down the beach in groups of 9 (per government regulations) and came upon what must have been 500+ turtles...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a beautyful kayak Tour at Rio Ora. Amazing and smooth to see the jungle and wildlife by kayak. The guys were very helpful and our guide Chritopher told us a lot of interest things about Costa Rica and Samara. It was a great experience....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 741heikem
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic evening, great guide and well worth the money. $45 per person. We got up close and personal with a number of sea turtles. We were able to watch a turtle come to shore, dig her ditch and lay her eggs. We then followed her...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jagod2014
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We really wanted to see the turtles lay eggs and Carrillo tours delivered. The guide was pleasant and knowledgeable. The only thing is that I felt the tour was too invasive. We got really close to the turtle as she was laying her eggs and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gabrielle N
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