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42 Ft sailboat heavy blasted for safe stable tours shade over cockpit in Costa Rica sailing out of el Jobo. Contact me direct for best availability and pricing.
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North Of Plaza 300 m, El Jobo 5159, Costa Rica
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+506 8730 6175
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We sailed with Captain Jack and Mirella out of Dreams and had an awesome experience. They are very personable and Jack is full of knowledge of the area, the sea life, snorkeling and sailing. Raining? No problem, Jack will sail around it, if able. He...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a brilliant day with Jack. Saw humpback whales, snorkelled with a spotted eagle ray and saw countless fish. Lunch was lovely and veggie/vegan friendly. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and 2 young boys sailed with Captain Jack and Randall 2 years ago and it truly was the highlight of our trip. We returned this week with extended family and I emailed Jack, telling him we had a group of 10, including a...More

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surfaridelmar, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming out with us and leaving a great review .

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I are staying in Costa Rica for our honeymoon and of all the excursions/activities we have done since the beginning of our stay, we both thought that the sunset boat tour with captain Jack was the best!! Captain Jack was wonderful! He...More

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Izaak W, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to do a review . Usually the whales are here till mid October. cheers Jack

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent the day with Captain Jack and Randall on his sailboat and had a great time! We sailed for about an hour over to another bay, snorkeled, saw whales, and watched the sunset on the way back to the resort (Dreams). Captain Jack is...More

Thank alyssas
Izaak W, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review they do help our tours especially keeping it fresh . We are seeing whales on most of our tours these whales are moms with new babies and they try to protect the new born . Engine sound and even music...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This boat is lovely , Issac the captain and his wife were very welcoming, they chatted and gave us good info on the area and people and the conservation they are doing , The lunch was great too, a great afternoon !!!

Thank karldore
Izaak W, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to do a review. We have an interesting area to do tours in uninhabited and a good variety of wild life . Cheers Jack

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’d been to Costa Rica before and knew my dad would love it! This was his first time sailing and Capt Jack couldn’t have been better. He’s not in the best health and struggled a bit snorkeling. Jack entertained him while I enjoyed the sea...More

Thank Stacey C
Izaak W, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for coming out on Surfari . This time of year very good chance to see whales . Thanks for taking the time to do a review. Cheers Jack

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Captain Jack is great Very pleasant to talk to, full of local knowledge. We had a great time sailing snorkeling and then sailing back to the resort with whales. Captain Jack got great pictures for us of the whales and snorkeling. A tasty meal was...More

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Izaak W, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2018

Thanks for coming out on Surfari and taking the time to do a review. Whales are a highlight and we a lot at this time of year.

Reviewed August 8, 2018

I boarded the Safari del Mar with my tropical ecology class. It was an interesting experience with Captain Jack. He keeps his boat very clean and was a great conversationalist one on one. (I think my large group overwhelmed him in the beginning.) He was...More

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Izaak W, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to do a review. String jelly fish have been a little pesty this year . They leave no last wounds . They do not bother me or I'm used to them . Most people feel them in the water a...More

Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Captain Jack provided a great experience and allowed us to see multiple marine species while enjoying to sea. The food on the boat was delicious and it was traditional food that you would eat while being in Costa Roca.

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Izaak W, Owner at Surfari del Mar - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Food is always good on our trips . We are lucky to have Mirella as our cook and sometimes she is the Mariner. Cheers Jack

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Chantelle R
June 6, 2018|
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Response from surfaridelmar | Property representative |
the web site and email address are on trip advisor
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Venus K
February 18, 2018|
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10 max for private parties I have done more . Leave El Jobo at 1:00 sail to snorkeling anchorage. After swim food is put out we leave anchorage and sail till sunset. As we sail we troll 2 fishing rods.     Drinks include... More
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cadillac70
January 11, 2018|
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You can book on my web site it has a book now page
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