1. Rafting in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Rafting in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Located at the base of Volcano Arenal in the picturesque town of LA FORTUNA, WAVE Expeditions has been creating memorable vacations for thousands of travelers every year. WAVE Expeditions is more than a TRAVEL SPECIALIST, TOUR OPERATOR and RAFTING OUTFITTER; we are a local company who cherishes the tropical beauty and unparalleled adventure that Costa Rica has to offer. WAVE Expeditions will arrange a simple airport pickup, a countrywide expedition…and everything in between. La Fortuna is the mecca for adventure here in Costa Rica. Situated in San Carlos in the Alajuela province of Costa Rica. Just a few minutes away from this lively town stands Costa Rica's most active volcano: the majestic Arenal! The Arenal Volcano is a Destinations in NORTHERN ZONE Join us for a great day of rafting! Set deep in the Costa Rican rain forests and fed by waters from the Poas volcano, this amazing tropical river winds 13Km (about 9 miles) through the canyon filled with dramatic scenery and heart pumping excitement. This river offers some of Costa Rica’s best white water with big waves, technical rapids and continuous whitewater. Our journey begins with a 1.5 hour scenic drive through the Eastern portion of central Costa Rica through the beautiful pineapple, papaya and yucca fields with Volcano Arenal set in the backdrop. Once we reach our destination, our trained/skilled guides will review the rules and safety guidelines for the river to familiarize yourself with your job as paddlers. Then we will take the PLUNGE and head down river. What to bring - River time- 2.5 to 3 Hours - Difficulty - Class III - IV - River Run Length - 19 kilometers - Minimum Age - 12 years old PRICES - Tortuga Island Cruise (Full day) - $ 155.00 per person - White Water River Rafting Class 3/4 - $ 89.00 per person - CENTRAL PACIFIC - Starting at $ 48.00 per person - GUANACASTE - Starting at $ 162.00 per person

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I love Costa Rica and I love adventure. I look forward to sharing this with guests every day! Once you are hooked on rafting you can understand the true power that experiences can have on you.

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