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Javi is the best!

We had a great time kayaking & snorkeling with Javi. He was easy to reach by messenger & was very... read more

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More than a typical tour!

We had a great time kayaking and snorkeling on Chora Island with Javi - but above all we enjoyed... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2019
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On the Main Road in Front Of Alamo, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time kayaking & snorkeling with Javi. He was easy to reach by messenger & was very responsive. He has tons of knowledge to share regarding the area as well as Costa Rica in general. Don’t waste your time booking trips with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank melissaa535
Reviewed February 7, 2019

We had a great time kayaking and snorkeling on Chora Island with Javi - but above all we enjoyed his knowledge of Costa Rica, from its geology to political formation. We learned a lot while having a lovely morning on and in the water. We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank holliw883
Reviewed December 26, 2018

We completely agree with all of the other reviews! Javi is the best snorkeling guide and is the sole operator/owner of this outfit so he cares very much about your satisfaction. He was born and raised in Samara so he knows exactly where to go...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank OlympiaW_12
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Thanks to Javi for an absolutely awesome day! Such a friendly, helpful and knowledgable guy. We had an fantastic time and learned a lot (who knew there was so much to learn on kayak trip). It was brilliant to have a guide who cares about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank pipboy78
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

We had two different tours with Javier in our holidays in CR. One was a tour to the beach ostional, where the sea turtles come to lay their eggs. It was a experience that we will never forget! There are no wirds to explain this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Christian N
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Javi's tour was fantastic. We did his kayak and snorkel trip to Isla Chora. We did the tour with our 6 and 10 year old as well as 5 other people and Javi collected us all from our various hotels. He explained how to kayak...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Suz1712
Reviewed August 18, 2018

We did the a seakayak and snorkling tour and we loved it. The guide was very experienced and we learned a lot! My Son got ill at the end and the guide took really good care of him. Contact Goes very fast and easy on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank blowfield
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We kayaked with javi to an island off the coast and had a great time. Javi only takes small groups and his enthusiasm for the activity, Costa Rica and life in general is infectious. My 5 year old had never snorkled before and javi had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Acustomer2
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Javi’s tour was great. Small group, very attentive to each member and made certain we all got what we were seeking out of experience, even our 4 year old who was at times more excited about the hermit crabs and lizards on the island than...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed July 4, 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jeff B
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