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Costa Rica Driver - Tours

San Jose, Costa Rica
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Best Private Driver hands down

If you are travelling to Costa Rica and want to book a private driver to learn more about the... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2015
Invermere, Canada
Transporte Turistico!

Our driver, Juan Carlos Mendez was the BEST! He was personable, fun, and very easy going! He made... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2015
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
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Reviewed April 5, 2015

If you are travelling to Costa Rica and want to book a private driver to learn more about the country and transport you around, we would highly recommend Jose Alvarez of www.costaricawelcome.com. Jose was so reliable, accommodating, creative and knowledgeable about his country. My nickname...More

Thank CherylInsideEdge
Reviewed March 31, 2015

Our driver, Juan Carlos Mendez was the BEST! He was personable, fun, and very easy going! He made our last day at the beach FANTASTIC!

Thank ValM44
Reviewed March 29, 2015

Part Driver, Part Tour Guide, Part Costa Rican Historian and always entertaining. On our 6 hour trip from Monteverde to the Osa Pennisula Danny shared with us a recipe for gallo pinto, wedding advice (his 25th anniversary was the next day) and gave us a...More

Thank aholla1
Reviewed March 20, 2015

Our family recently spent 2 weeks in Costa Rica and we used various private drivers for all of our transportation. Some, like Danny, we hired directly and others were provided as part of a day-tour package or arranged by one of our hotels. Danny at...More

1  Thank SKC76
Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

Highly, highly recommend Danny and his drivers. I recommend hiring private drivers when traveling to Costa Rica. It takes the stress off the vacation. And you can sit back and enjoy the ride and the amazing views of this country. the van was extremely clean....More

Thank a1nJen
Reviewed March 13, 2015

6 days in Costa Rica and our driver took us everywhere! The van was very clean and our driver spoke great English and had great suggestions of what to do.

Thank perlani
Reviewed March 3, 2015

My husband and I recently visited Manuel Antonio and used Costa Rica Driver based on reviews from TripAdvisor. We were not disappointed. Right away, Danny Jimenez answered my email and was quick to respond with the many questions I asked. We had a flight change...More

Thank joanneh0428
Reviewed March 1, 2015

From the moment we met Oscar (he picked up at the San Jose Airport at midnight), he was a friend. We were a group of three couples traveling together. He took a group picture for us, loaded our gear into his luxury van, and we...More

Thank Joanne G
Reviewed February 21, 2015

My friend and I used Erick Campos to drive us to and from San Jose to Rancho Pacifico--3-4 drive--and we highly recommend him. He is an excellent driver, very personable, accommodating, knowledgeable and entertaining (he has a great 60s and 70s playlist) and he made...More

Thank massimo076
Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

Leo is an amazing driver and tour guide. I can not even begin to list all the ways Leo went above and beyond for us on our trip. He definately made our trip. I now consider Leo a friend. Leo Rodriguez from Lera Travel leratravelcr@gmail.com...More

3  Thank 791amyb
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June 30, 2017|
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Response from alan01609 | Reviewed this property |
My driver works for a tour company and he only drives for group tours.
Marvin M
May 18, 2017|
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Response from ChrisandBethMaget | Reviewed this property |
This is what I wrote in my initial review: With so many shuttle services in Costa Rica, its hard to decide which one to use. After reading so many positive reviews on Danny Jimenez (one that even mentioned him dancing with... More
March 23, 2017|
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Response from ChrisandBethMaget | Reviewed this property |
I also forgot to mention that their vans can accommodate at least 6 people, so there shouldn't be any problems with your family of 3. We paid $250 (plus tip) for an all day trip from San Jose Marriott to La Fortuna Falls... More