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About Faro Travel Costa Rica
This is a local family run business of tourist transport. One that strives to provide our customers with the highest level of all inclusive care and service. Between our excellent vehicles, extensive customizable transport plans and some of the most knowledgable and personable staff. we also offer many different options of Tours and Hotels in the country.
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Night Walk
Located in the 7 wonders of Costa Rica in the cloud forest, the Night Walk becomes a very attractive requested by people who traveling to this country to observe the great biodiversity that provides.
Going into a jungle at night will give you a chance to see the animals in a new environment. Many jungle creatures are only active at night and this is the only way to experience them. You will see mammals that never make appearances during day treks. Your guide will point out tarantulas and sleeping birds. The symphony of insects and frogs will be your soundtrack. The tour lasts two hours for 6:00pm to 8:00pm.
While wandering through the trees be sure to look out for the 200 species of bird who call this forest home. You may also come across armadillo, coati, agouti, kinkajou, ocelot, two-toed sloth and three different species of monkey.
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2 to 3 hours
from $30.00
Private Transport from Juan Santamaria Airport (SJO) to La Fortuna de Arenal
Private Transport from Juan Santamaria Airport (SJO) to La Fortuna de Arenal

Our private transport service offers a safe, convenient, and flexible way to travel anywhere within Costa Rica. Private transport can be scheduled anytime you wish and from any airport, hotel, private home or identifiable landmark in Costa Rica. All the vehicles used for private transportation are air conditioned, well-maintained minibuses (passenger vans) driven by reliable and punctual Costa Rican bilingual professionals, who are eager to help your group move safely around the country.
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3 hours
from $160.00
Monteverde Cloud Forest Canopy Tour
Spanning 4,330 meters the Monteverde Zip Line Canopy Tour in Costa Rica offers up more than two and a half hours of pure adventure, excitement, and adrenaline.

After an initial introduction to the safety equipment, riders will begin their flight through the forest.

Monteverde Zip Line Canopy Tour boasts one of the most beautiful views in the area, and its activities offer the most incredible rainforest experiences in all of Costa Rica. From the highest altitudes imaginable, you will enjoy therich natural beauty of the rain forest and its treasures.

Whether taking the “extreme tarzan” flight through the jungle, or zip-lining like Superman, 600 feet over the forest canopy on the 3,400 foot long cable, you’ll feel excitement and emotions you never knew you possessed.

A world leader in adventure tourism, Costa Rica is full of natural wonders, spectacular views, great discovery and exciting activities. At Monteverde Zip Line Canopy Tour, we are ready to show you the time of your life.
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3 hours
from $75.00
Monteverde Cloud Forest Suspension Bridges | One Day Tour
Not only the birds have the privilege to touch the tree tops. You can fly through them in the hanging bridges too, witness the cloud forest from a different perspective, and watch the animals in their natural habitat. Bridges built to let the visitors admire nature. Well maintained and generally flat trails, not muddy nor strenuous, for a smooth and pleasant hike. Appreciate Costa Rica’s magnificent biodiversity walking and admiring nature in the various trails.

Monteverde Cloud Forest Suspension Bridges boasts one of the most beautiful views in the area, and its activities offer the most incredible rainforest experiences in all of Costa Rica. From the highest altitudes imaginable, you will enjoy therich natural beauty of the rain forest and its treasures.

A world leader in adventure tourism, Costa Rica is full of natural wonders, spectacular views, great discovery and exciting activities. At Monteverde Cloud Forest Suspension Bridges, we are ready to show you the time of your life.
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6 hours
from $243.00
Shared Shuttle from Juan Santamaria Int Airport (SJO) to Manuel Antonio | PM
Daily Shared Shuttle from Juan Santamaria Int Airport (SJO) to Manuel Antonio
Our daily shuttles offer a safe, convenient, and economical way to travel between the most popular destinations in Costa Rica. Shuttle service is a shared transportation option in an air-conditioned minibus (or coaster) between popular destinations. Shuttle routes operate daily, and in some cases there are multiple departure times throughout the day. However, shuttles are by no means a public bus. All the vehicles used for shuttle transportation are air conditioned, well-maintained minibuses (passenger vans) driven by reliable and punctual Costa Rican bilingual professionals, who are eager to help you move safely around the country.
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4 to 5 hours
from $47.00
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Reviewed October 6, 2019

I visited Monteverde as part of a volunteer trip and Faro Travel was 100% my go to for everything I needed. They arranged tours and even a ride back to San Jose to catch my flight. Excellent service, excellent communications and just really really nice...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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RamirezCR, Owner at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2019

Hi there! Thanks for reviewing Faro Travel! What a pleasure it is to hear that we were 100% your go to for everything you needed! We are thrilled to hear that you had such a great experience! Faro Travel is run by a local family...More

Reviewed September 18, 2019

The company was very helpful with planning day trips and tours and made my stay stress free. Andres is a very knowledgeable and helpful guy and speaks English. Overall I had a great experience with the company.👍More

Date of experience: September 2019
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FaroCR, Owner at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2019

Hola Alexander! Thank you for the compliment. We are so honored to know that you had a great experience with us! we pride ourselves on giving travelers the vacation they have always wanted, doing our best to stay within their budget and going overboard with...More

Reviewed September 13, 2019

Andres is a helpful and nice guy, he provides a lot of local info to me. He speaks excellent english. he provides the transportation and tour booking. overall, fantastic service!More

Date of experience: September 2019
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FaroCR, Owner at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2019

Hey joannawxd! Thank you for taking your time to write, we really appreciate it. Our staff is always delighted to provide memorable custom service they are sure you will remember forever. Andrés!!! as you already know, he is extremely knowledgeable & efficient, having grown up...More

Reviewed September 5, 2019

Whilst my stay at a local cafe farm slightly outside of Santa Elena I was reliant on transport, to either get to the town or to other place. In that aspect Andres was very helpful, as he not only provided the transport but also organized...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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FaroCR, Owner at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2019

Hi Nikolai K, Thank you for taking the time to write this review and it is gratifying to know you enjoyed the transfers and tours operated by us. We pride ourselves in safe, responsible and friendly drivers and it's good to know how they are...More

Reviewed September 5, 2019

I stayed at a coffee farm a little bit outside of Santa Elena and needed many taxis. They took care of everything. The process of being able to text or call whenever is amazing. This company made my trip more enjoyable. They were also very...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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FaroCR, Owner at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2019

Hola Isabela C! Thanks so much for writting this review! It was an honor for my family to help you while your visit to Costa Rica and hope you had a blast during your stay at our coffee farm. We make a commitment from the...More

Reviewed September 5, 2019

I am in Monteverde for one week and Andrés has been really helpful with arranging transportation between my host family and different adventures and tours. He has good knowledge of what is available in the area and is a good driver and a great guide.More

Date of experience: September 2019
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FaroCR, Owner at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2019

Hola Chuan L! We feel so honored that you found our services helpful and booked different transports, adventures and tours with us, a perfect threesome. Andrés is on cloud nine with your review and we can't thank you enough. He does a great job and...More

Reviewed September 3, 2019

Andre's was very kind in scheduling travel from the farm I was volunteering at and his sister was kind enough to offer me free wifi while I waited to be picked up by the excursion company. His mom and sister dropped me off afterwards and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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FaroCR, Owner at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2019

Hey Ubster! Thank you for your review! Yes, we offer taxi services in the Monteverde area as well as outside of it. We are not surprised that many of our travelers rate our services as the highlight of their vacation in Costa Rica. We are...More

Reviewed September 1, 2019 via mobile

Our driver Jose Luis was very cordial and willing to stop when asked. He stopped for us to see crocs along the way.More

Date of experience: August 2019
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FaroCR, Propietario at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2019

Dear Greattotravel12, We appreciate you took the time to share your comments about your recent experience with us. We love sharing good moments with all our clients and creating great memories while we offer the best service with the best Costa Rican spirit. We hope...More

Reviewed August 30, 2019

Andres from Faro Travel is fantastic!! He is super knowledgeable about the Monteverde area and gave us many excellent suggestions for excursions, including Extremo ziplines, Selvatura park where we walked through the cloud forest on the hanging bridges and saw the butterfly and hummingbird gardens....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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FaroCR, Owner at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2019

Hola Pattimargie124! It's great to hear that you had such a great time with us. We are glad we were able to give you exceptional service. :) We really appreciate the confidence of putting your trip in our hands and your help by sharing your...More

Reviewed August 30, 2019

Andres has made our visit to Monteverde a smooth ride. Aside from being a fair and reliable driver, he was able arrange reservations and discounts for local attractions and lead us to nature spots that are not tourist heavy. He speaks perfect English and his...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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FaroCR, Owner at Faro Travel Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2019

Hola ARaina4! Hope you're doing great my friend! Thank you so much for this very nice and helpful review. It was a pleasure to provide you our services, we are very happy for having done of your trip in Costa Rica a memorable experience! at...More

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Hola Wendy, We hope you are well. Effectively we can help you with your travel needs in Costa Rica. We can offer you Private & Shared Shuttles. The private service has the advantage of which you travel with privacy... More
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Yes I would be more than happy to assist you with that, it would be good to know the size of the group so I can send you a confortable van, also Date and Times. Thank you Andrés Ramírez, owner
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