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On the Main Road in Front Of Alamo, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
+506 8871 9155
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Fun and learned a lot

Our sea kayak excursion exceeded our expectations. Javier is very knowledgeable and had so much to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeff B
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Local, knowledgeable and charismatic

We made a point of booking Javi. We tried to find him in town but it was easier for us to use the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
blueskyzander
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los angeles, ca
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On the Main Road in Front Of Alamo, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our sea kayak excursion exceeded our expectations. Javier is very knowledgeable and had so much to share with us about the history, geology and environment. We paddled to Chora island and snorkeled. I highly recommend it. Bring a dry bag for your phone/camera and keep...More

Thank Jeff B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made a point of booking Javi. We tried to find him in town but it was easier for us to use the Samara info center to schedule something. We probably could have called or booked in advance online but we just couldn't get it...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

we did a kayak tour on the river Oro. Javi has been a very informative and nice guide! he guided us safely through the mangroves and gave us a lot of information about the local flora and fauna. Thanks!

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed April 21, 2018

Our guide Javi was great! He was flexible and took the time to explain the coral reef, and history and geography of Costa Rica. We saw some beautiful fish and sea turtles! Safety instructions at the beginning of the tour were also clear.

Thank Adrien G
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

So helpful and flexible, they offered to take me on a solo tour because the only day I was available was the day they didn't offer tours. It was fun to ride on the caravan they use to take you and the kayaks to the...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Our guide, Javi, was outstanding. He made the instruction before setting off, clear and detailed. He was an excellent educator on the island, explaining to an enthralled group about the evolution of CR, the coral, volcanoes. And he ensured that those of us who snorkelled...More

Thank Julie T
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Reviewed November 30, 2017

If you are looking for a guided tour in small groups with personal attention, Javi is the best choice. We booked a kayak and snorkelling tour to the island Chora. It was such a nice experience and we learned a lot about the sealife and...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Really enjoyed the Kayak trip to snorkel out by the island. He gave us a great history of Costa Rica. His equipment is great and he is very knowledgeable, friendly, and helpful

Thank Don R
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Reviewed August 6, 2017

Very professional. Speaks perfect English. Great guy -- take a tour with him instead of with the big agencies.

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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

Donde Javi Tours Booking a tour with Javi is the smartest decision you can make if you want the personal attention small group touring offers. Javi is incredibly personable, speaks very good English so is easy to communicate with and is very responsive through Facebook...More

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