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AFRICAN QUEEN and King!

we'd never done SUP before and this was the best 1st time ever. the entire team at Pineapple Tours... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
VWBaker
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Baltimore, Maryland
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I live part of the year in Dominical, I had a group of friends come down to visit so we did a stand... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
theperfectspace365
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We offer Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard tours for all levels and ages in Dominical, Costa Rica. Tours to Mangroves in Matapalo, Ventanas Caves, Whale's Tail at Marino Ballena National Park, Rio Baru, and other locations. It's an amazing way to discover the beauty, nature and adventure of this tropical paradise. Whether you are kayaking through enchanting mangrove estuaries, searching for exotic birds and animals, paddling through adrenaline-filled ocean caves, snorkeling and exploring at the Whale's Tail at Marino Ballena National Park, or just a lazy paddle up the rio Baru, our 12+ years experience and knowledgeable, local guides will leave you with memories and a HUGE smile. Rentals available too.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

we'd never done SUP before and this was the best 1st time ever. the entire team at Pineapple Tours are super friendly and well-versed on the environment. being first timers, we didn't know what to expect and were over joyed with all that we learned,...More

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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you SO much for your review! You guys rocked for being your first time! So glad you came with us and enjoyed yourselves. Looking forward to seeing you again in the future! Rachel Pineapple Tours

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I live part of the year in Dominical, I had a group of friends come down to visit so we did a stand up paddle (SUP) tour with Pinapple Tours. First off, none of us had ever been on a SUP board we were a...More

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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you SO Much for your excellent review! And also for uploading the cute photo of your group! I'm glad you felt comfortable with our guides. Your satisfaction and safety are #1 to us, always! Please visit us again in the future! Rachel Pineapple Tours

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our tour guides were amazing and so thorough in sharing their knowledge of life in the mangroves! Would highly recommend this excursion, for all levels.

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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! Thank you for your recommendation. Please visit us again soon. Rachel Pineapple Tours

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rachel took great care of us! She arranged a horseback riding tour through the rain forest, mangroves and along a fantastic beach! The staff at the Ranch was excellent! I highly recommend the sunset ride.

Thank Ben D
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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks! I really appreciate that you reviewed our work in the tour office. We can definitely help you book any tour around and we are sure to only send you to the BEST locations. Rachel Pineapple Tours

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I did the kayak and snorkel trip and it was great! We had a beautiful, calm day, and we were able to see a lot of fish at the reef. Michael was a great guide, knowledgable about the area and the wildlife...More

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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks Shannon! We really appreciate your review. So glad you had a great time on the Whale's Tail Combo Tour. Hope to see you again in the future. Rachel Pineapple Tours

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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

We did a SUP tour through the mangroves, it was just amazing! Already on the way there we saw many sloths, monkeys and birds, it's incredible how Nego, Jose and Daniel spot them!! Also they had great knowledge about the area and gave us many...More

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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Thank you so much! It was such a pleasure to have you both join our tour and come with us on our bird count day and then become part of the Pineapple Family! We really enjoyed getting to know you both! Thank you for the...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2018

Our guide was very friendly, had plenty of great information to share, and told and showed us many things as we paddled up and down a river visiting the ocean, seeing sloths, tiny bats, tropical birds and many other creatures of the wild. The entire...More

Thank George D
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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review! You are right, this is a different Costa Rica, no your typical zip lining, surfing, waterfall tour. This is a place that isn’t easy to get to, but once you are there, you are surrounded by a...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018

I've brought my second group to Pineapple and they were amazing once more! I couldn't be happier with their professionalism, kindness, and expertise. We had one non-swimmer and by the end of the excursion she was standing up on a paddle board! The staff is...More

Thank yoginictothep
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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Thank you SO much for supporting us again! We are so glad we could show you a good time and that you will be back! We appreciate you and your patronage! Rachel Pineapple Tours

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Reviewed April 25, 2018

We had a very peaceful and stress free trip with Daniel as our guide. He has the wealth of knowledge of the Mangroves in Costa Rica. The vegetation along with the wildlife of large birds, monkeys, raccoons and lizards, came as much of a surprise....More

Thank Susan P
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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of the Mangroves and our guide Daniel. He really is awesome and are very grateful that we have him! Rachel Pineapple Tours

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Reviewed April 23, 2018

We did the Mangrove tour with Pineapple Tours, which was absolutely fantastic! We chose to do it by Stand-Up Paddle board which we hadn't done before, but it's very easy and absolute beginners can do it. Our guide Daniel was great. He knew a huge...More

Thank Dorothy M
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Rachel W, Owner at Pineapple Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Thank you SO much for your great review! That is so awesome that our Mangrove Nature tour was the best thing you did! We are really grateful for your support. Please visit us again soon. Rachel Pineapple Tours

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Eleni_96
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Rachel W | Property representative |
Hi! The tour you are talking about is a 1/2 day of kayaking AND snorkeling. It's our combo tour at Marino Ballena National Park. And this is the best time of the year for this tour!!! The conditions are amazing! It... More
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Judy A
January 9, 2017|
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Response from Rachel W | Property representative |
Hi, Yes definitely a 4 year old can go in a double kayak with an adult! We take young children all the time to the mangroves. We have 3 double kayaks available. Please contact me directly for more information. Thanks!
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