Afternoon Rafting Sarapiqui River II-III

This tour takes guests down Class II and Class III rapids of the Sarapiquí River. The Sarapiquí River is the most thrilling part of a gorgeous jungle landscape.

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  • Duration: 4 hrs
  • Available Days: Every day
  • Schedule: 12:00 PM
  • Hotel Transport Included
  • Mobile Ticket Included
  • Offered in English, Spanish

Experience Highlights

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You'll launch your boats near the La Virgen Bridge on the Sarapiquí River. Your guide will review safety instructions for navigating the Class II and Class III rapids of the river. These rapids are considered medium-strength, and go by nicknames like "Ay Caramba" and "Confusion."

This swiftly moving river will shoot you past lowland tropical rainforest. Despite your fast pace, try to keep an eye out for monkeys and toucans in the trees. As you paddle the calmer portions of the river, your guide will pass out a snack of fresh fruit.

Depending on the river's conditions, the tour can last from 1.5 to 2 hours. At the end of the tour, a staff member will greet you with a cold beer or juice and a towel. You'll dry off and then begin the drive back to La Fortuna.

Please note: This tour is not suitable for pregnant women.

What to Bring

Quick-drying clothing, change of clothes, sunscreen, and water shoes (no flip-flops).

What's included

Drinks (water, juice, beer), bilingual guides, dry towels, transportation, fruit, and equipment.

Transportation

Many of our tours and activities offer transportation pick up & drop off options from several locations and destinations. Options vary by tour, see “More Time and Rates” for full details.

Traveler Comments

This was a really fun activity and the local style lunch was just delicious!

- MARISA A, APR 2019
This tour takes guests down Class II and Class III rapids of the Sarapiquí River.Afternoon Rafting Sarapiqui River II-III28

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