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Experience Nosara Adventure Tours

#6 of 41 Tours in Nosara
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Address: Next to Rosi's Soda Tica, Nosara 5233, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506-8705-2010

Experience Nosara is a stand up paddle and adventure company located in...

Experience Nosara is a stand up paddle and adventure company located in Playa Guiones, Nosara. The main elements of our business include Stand Up Paddle Camps, SUP Lessons, Paddle Surf Sessions, Wildlife and Birding Kayak Tours and guided Nature Hikes. All of our experiences include transport, photos, and refreshments. We offer all inclusive packages and day tours. Our principle goals include sustainability, authenticity, and innovation, and it's through a commitment to these goals that we have established a reputation as the premier adventure operator in the region.

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Great Tour/Knowledeable Guide

We went on the waterfall tour with Alan (~2-3 hours) which we thoroughly enjoyed! His vast local knowledge and love of nature made this tour a wonderful experience. He knew about... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the waterfall tour with Alan (~2-3 hours) which we thoroughly enjoyed! His vast local knowledge and love of nature made this tour a wonderful experience. He knew about everything we came across (from the vast array of plants to the various birds and animals we saw) which made the tour fun and interesting. And the waterfall was... More 

Thank wrightdda
Evanston, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great kayaking experience on Nosara river. Plenty of wildlife to spot while paddling the river. Knowledgable and friendly guide. Tandem kayaks are available. Guide brings water, coconuts and pineapple to enjoy on Nosara beach - nice break from paddling. See birds, monkeys, crabs, spiders and more! Excellent adventure! Alan is phenomenal!

Thank beaks12
Thousand Oaks, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

On our first day in Nosara, we had the waterfall hike with Allen. Allen and Steve provided a great and informative tour of the area. We enjoyed listening to Allen and appreciated his concern of providing an excellent tour for us. We were so impressed, we signed up for a second tour with Allen to see a true working coffee... More 

Thank pmoersen
New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

Had a very good paddleboard tour up the river. A very easy tour, no problem for a couple of people in our party that have never SUP'd before. Steven was a great guide, very knowledgeable about the plants and birds. You could tell that he loved the river. Highly recommended. We stopped at the beautiful Nosara beach and had refreshments.... More 

Thank hhts
Carbondale, Colorado
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2016

We went on the kayak river tour and were extremely happy with Allen's professionalism and the knowledge of his staff. The tour takes you on two different rives and we were able to see multiple kinds of Herons, Egrets, Flycatchers, Kingfishers, and more that I cannot remember. Our guide, Stephen, was very passionate and enthusiastic about the birds and rivers... More 

Thank Fangergirl
Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016

Very responsive (by email), planned a day trip on short notice, have lovely, knowledgable guide. Paddled down a beautiful river, saw lots of birds, ate fresh pineapple on the beach. Memorable day indeed!

Thank BrooklynMS
Montclair, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016

We were supposed to SUP last week but couldn't due to ocean conditions. We did get to snorkel however. Allan & Chito picked us up, drove us out to our boat and could not have been more delightful. They did the best they could with the ocean conditions and we had a nice morning out on the water. They even... More 

Thank got3dogs
Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

We went with another family with teens... Alan & Ernesto, our guides, were exceptionally knowledgeable about the wildlife. We paddled through the mangroves about a mile and then took a break to jump in the waves on the black sand beach. We were served fresh cut pineapple and watermelon and were given time to cool off. Then we began our... More 

Thank Lori H
Hatfield, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2016

Loved paddle boarding with a group of kayakers up the river, learning about the birds and crocs and spiders and trees, and eating fresh pineapple and watermelon. Great guides and relaxing atmosphere. Much easier to do than I expected with lots of support if needed.

Thank bpowell2016
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2016

Alan is the coolest guy I met during my time here in Nosara. Snorkeling was awesome and Alan was just the nicest guy. He knew a lot about the different fish and the area in general. Would 100% recommend to anyone.

Thank JHunty12

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