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Address: Puerto Jimenez 498203, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506 2227 1484

Hello dear friends, thanks for reading our reviews written by tourists and...

Hello dear friends, thanks for reading our reviews written by tourists and now our friends who have booked tours with us.Surcos Tours is a small tour operator specialized in hiking Corcovado National Park and the Osa Peninsula. We are friends group of local guides with great passion for our work and nature.Our main goal is to make the stay of tourists in the park an unforgettable experience.Thanks for supporting local businesses.PURA VIDANito

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Best tour-company of Puerto Jimenez!

We did a 3-day hike to the sirena ranger station. It was great. Our guide Carlos (Ask for him!! He is the best) showed us almost every animal in Corcovado....! We saw a Puma... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We did a 3-day hike to the sirena ranger station. It was great. Our guide Carlos (Ask for him!! He is the best) showed us almost every animal in Corcovado....! We saw a Puma, Oscelot (both very rare!) Tapir, Crocodiles, 3 kind of monkeys, a lot of birds, Tukan, and much more. So great, one of the most beautiful spots... More 

Thank christianvdkoppel
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my girlfriend did the 3 days corcovado hike guided by Nito and shared with 2 other people and it was one of the best experiences of our lives! Nito is an incredible guide and birdwatcher. Since he heared we are also birdwatchers he gave an extra attention to birds and we were amazed by his ability to recognize... More 

Thank Chen R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Although the day wasn't especially successful regarding wildlife sightseeing, the walk was nice and Nito was a wonderful guide, we learnt a lot from him!

Thank Javier G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Victor Campos as guide, very good and polite guide, he really loves his work and this place. He showed us a lot of animals monkeys and ara included.

Thank Ivan S
Boulder, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Initially I was disappointed to hear that a guide is now required to visit Corcovado. July 2016 was my fourth visit to Corcovado and each previous trip I had done on my own without issue. Choosing a guide company on the internet can be challenging, as they often don't live up to their promises, so my guard was up. Surcos... More 

Thank mstein3
London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Didn’t book with Surco (I went with Osa wild) – they didn’t really seem interested in a solo traveller and never got back to me. However I am commenting as I basically shared a trek back from Sirena to Carate on and off with Nito and his two parties through the day. Nito was extraordinarily enthusiastic guide, and VERY knowledgeable... More 

Thank Martin F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

From the start I was very happy with the service that Surcos gave me. Always responsive, answring friendly to the many questions I had. Keeping me up-to-date on the booking status in Sirena. As a guide we had Kevin. He was great for the three marvellous days we had. What he lacked in experience (only doing this for only 3... More 

Thank BjornVanWettere
Oakland, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

We just did a two day hike into and out of Corcovado with Nito, and it was incredible. I did this hike 9 years ago before guides were required, and it was much better with Nito! He showed us so much that we would have never seen without a guide, and in addition to knowing where all the animals are,... More 

Thank sydandmiguel
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

My husband and I recently did the 3 day Corcovado trek with Carlos and it was fantastic. We saw so much wildlife including but not limited to a tapir, all 4 species of monkeys (including several spider monkey babies!), 2 poison dart frogs, caiman, an anteater, a tayra, agoutis, sloths, countless coati, and so many species of birds including dozens... More 

Thank Mooneys2013
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

I want to write 2 reviews for Surcos tours as we had 2 adventures with them: The dolphin and bioluminescence tour - we absolutely loved this boat trip, although we didn't see any dolphins the bioluminescence was absolutely amazing! We were the only boat out and we got to swim in the sea and glow!! I cannot compare to other... More 

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