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Barra Honda Cavern Decent

This is the most important cave system discovered so far in the country. It is made up of reef like limestones. Ancient reefs that emerged due to over elevation that was cause by the tectonic faults. It developed 60 million years ago. The Barra Honda is a National Park with an amazing cave system. This cave represents thousands of years of geological history, which have resulted in an extensive system of independent caverns with formations of stalactites and stalagmites. It has a network of calcareous cavers, which have been explored 50% by scientists and speleologists. At present, only the Velvet cavern is open to the public because it safe for non-experienced visitors and is ideal for adventure tourism. You will hike through beautiful forests then when you get to the cave you will be put in safety equipment and begin the decent down a ladder into the cave. Then you will explore for about an hour, seeing formations that were made millions of years ago. People with conditions such as hypertension, vertigo or claustrophobia are not recommended to descend to the caverns.    

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Guanacaste National Park Hiking and Liberia Cultural Tour

This fun filled day trip takes you on an authentic tour of Guanacaste. The tour will start with a gorgeous hike at the first national park established in Costa Rica, created in 1971 Parque Nacional Santa Rosa. A guide will take you on the trails through the dryforest's  where you can see wildlife and enter the historical Museum the Casona of Santa Rosa.  Visitors have been known to spot tapirs, monkeys, birds, jaguars and deers while trekking along the trails. Santa Rosa National Park is an adventurous hike that you want to bring shoes good for hiking, insect repellent, and sun repellent. After the beautiful hike you will be able to relax as your driver and guide take you around Liberia where you will stop for a traditional Costa Rican Casado. Once you are done with lunch your guide will take you around Liberia to the arquitectual jewel "La Ermita" built in 1850. This neoclasic and ancient style builiding combines a greek and gothic arquitecture, white walls and picturesque shrine.But can't leave the city until you walk down Calle Real.This is the oldest street of Liberia.You will be able to see old houses made by mud and palm.Aftewards why not visit the local park and the amazing white catholic church Parroquia Inmaculada Concepcion de Maria.

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Horseback Riding Tour

Guanacaste, Costa Rica is cowboy country. Everywhere you go, you'll see livestock. Take this tour to view this world from a different perspective. Stop to look at monkeys or have a sip of Tamarindo Tea. Ride the beaches and hidden trails of the gorgeous Guanacaste, Costa Rica Pacific coastline. Pause along the way to swim and snorkel. Or ask your guide to help you find a secret waterfall off the beaten path. After all that fun, enjoy an unfailingly beautiful sunset. Did you know that horseback riding is suitable for all ages? Our horses are matched up to our riders' ages and experience levels and our guides are trained to ensure you have a wonderful experience while focusing on your safety at all times.  This is one of our most popular tours: but don't just take our word for it, try it for yourselves.

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Las Catalinas Ocean Safari Tour

Get ready for an amazing ocean safari adventure. Hop on a panga for a beautiful ocean tour. You will go with our experienced english speaking guide and captain as you look out and explore into the waters searching for the gorgeous Costa Rican marine life. You just might see whales, dolphins, turtles, rays, and all different kinds of fish. While on the tour you will not only learn about the marine wildlife but also about the beaches and different geographical formations that you see during your trip.    Next we will stop at the best snorkeling spots where you will enjoy snorkeling and see the wildlife under the surface. The beaches around Flamingo are some of the most beautiful and secluded beaches you will ever see, your captain and deck mate will select the best snorkel spot of the day judging the wind and sea conditions for the clearest views possible. The volcanic lava reefs in the area are filled with a multitude of reef fish and sea urchins, star fish and anenomes. you might see turtles, rays and/or puffer fish. After a light snack and refreshments you can fish around the outer islands off of Flamingo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica or you might visit the Catalinas Islands as well.

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Monteverde Cloud Forest Eco-Tour

Embark on an enchanted treetop walkway tour personally led by your guide. Walk along eight different bridges ranging in length from 150-510 ft. Enjoy more than 400 species of birds, such as the three-wattled bellbird, the bare-necked umbrella bird and the resplendent quetzal as you move through this majestic forest. After approximately 2 hours in the trees, descend to the forest floor and head to the Monteverde Butterfly Garden (or mariposario), that supports more than 20 butterfly species. You will also have the chance to see the Hummingbird Garden, a spectacular scene. You can also learn about the insects’ life cycle and adaptations in the Insect Exhibition.

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Monteverde Cloud Forest Journey by TAM

TAM Travel Corporation was founded 50 years ago and has been one of the leading tour operators in Costa Rica providing transportations from areas all around Guanacaste, Embark on an enchanted treetop walkway tour personally led by your guide. Walk along eight different bridges ranging in length from 150-510 ft. Enjoy more than 400 species of birds, such as the three-wattled bellbird, the bare-necked umbrella bird and the resplendent quetzal as you move through this majestic forest. After approximately 2 hours in the trees, descend to the forest floor and head to the Monteverde Butterfly Garden (or mariposario), that supports more than 20 butterfly species. You will also have the chance to see the Hummingbird Garden, a spectacular scene. You can also learn about the insects’ life cycle and adaptations in the Insect Exhibition.

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Monteverde Sky Adventure Day Pass

Explore one of the most biodiverse tropical cloud forests in the world. We will spend the day zipping through the canopy, exploring the top of the jungle by gondola and hiking an extensive network of hanging bridges. Guides will point out bird life and wildlife as well as explain the different flora and fauna of the area. After exploring this beautiful natural wonder, lunch is served and you will definitely work up an appetite.

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Palo Verde Wildlife River Boat Cruise

The Palo Verde National Park tour in Guanacaste, Costa Rica is usually on everyone's must-see list when visiting the Guanacaste Region. Your day starts early as we pick you up from your hotel or condo and drive you to one of the rarest and bio-diverse eco systems in the world. Recommended for those who seek wildlife and birdlife. Palo Verde comprises dry forest, wetland and mangrove swamps, which is an ideal habitat for Costa Rican crocodiles, monkeys, iguanas, parrots and other exotic birds. The Palo Verde Tour carries you through one of the largest concentrations of waterfowl in Central America. After the tour enjoy a typical Costa Rica lunch at a local restaurant and then enjoy a short tour of the how pottery is produced in nearby villages.   The Palo Verde National Park Riverboat Tour takes place along a stretch of the Tempisque River Conservation Area in Guanacaste Province, 30 km west of Canas, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. The surrounding region is mostly tropical dry forest, and the Park focuses on conserving vital floodplain, marshes, limestone ridges and seasonal pools from the encroachment of civilization to mitigate the risk to the ecology. A major feature is the density and variety of bird species, a substantial factor that led to the creation of the reserve, due in part to its diverse ecology: 15 different topographical zones ranging from evergreen forests to mangrove swamps. Birds spotted regularly in the park include Great Curassows, Scarlet Macaws, White Ibis, Roseate Spoonbills, Anhingas, Jabirus, and Wood Storks, among many others.  

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Puma & Sloth Rainforest Journey

  To start your best outdoor/wildlife adventure day, we will pick you up from your hotel and drive approximately for 45 minutes to the outskirts of the town of Cañas for a walking tour around the rescue shelter. Las Pumas is the largest animal shelter in Latin America, housing big cats such as pumas, jaguars and monkeys, deer and even toucans. It's a nature and animal lovers' paradise, with a myriad of trails to follow. After this great kickoff to your day, it'll be a quick stop along the way to the town of Bijagua to enjoy a delicious Costa Rican lunch — right before entering "sloth territory." Bijagua is a special place to observe the two different kinds of sloths in Costa Rica: both the two- and three-toed species. Located on the Caribbean slopes of the Miravalles and Tenorio volcanos, the panoramic views of Costa Rica's topography are amazing, something you'll only discover by traveling through the country's mountains, across or down its rivers, along and up its volcanos and spotting its widely varied wildlife.  In this magical place, you can also see Blue-jeans frogs, the Green and Black Poison Dart frog and the most famous of all, the Red-eyed Tree frog in memorable and pristine rainforest locations. Needless to say, the absolute highlight of the experience is spotting this plethora of wildlife in natural and unique habitat — yet enjoying the view from safe observation areas. Definitely a Costa Rica "Must Do."

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Rincón de la Vieja National Park Hike

Enjoy a nature lover’s paradise, where you will view fascinating volcanic attractions like fumaroles, bubbling mud pots and boiling hot springs at the foothills of the active Rincón De La Vieja Volcano. Experience this wonderful scenery with tropical flowers, stunning trees and crystal clear streams while you hike for 2 hours through exciting trails, viewing some of the most stunning geology in Costa Rica. You should also spot many animals, potentially such as sloths, coatis, spider-monkeys, white-faced capuchin monkeys, peccaries, deer and some 260 bird species, including toucans, curassows, bellbirds, parrots, hummingbirds, owls, woodpeckers, tanagers, motmots, eagles and many others. Lunch included.  

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Rio Celeste Blue Waterfall Trip

In the midst of the rainforest lies one of the most spectacular rivers of Costa Rica: Rio Celeste. On your way to this amazing place, lies yet another amazing place: the "Llanos de Cortés" waterfall. This beautiful, hidden gem is located down a short, steep trail, whose cascading waters you'll be able to hear from the parking lot. The falls drop into a tranquil pond with a white sandy beach that’s perfect for swimming and sunbathing. Go "backstage" and relax on the rocks behind the waterfall curtain. Next, you'll visit “Los Teñideros,” where two streams of crystalline water merge into one; the mix between the minerals of the river and the minerals from the volcano create the famous celestial blue hue that gives the river its name. On your descent, you will discover the spectacular Rio Celeste waterfall, whose color makes it a one-of-a-kind. This is definitely an experience you will never forget!

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Rio Perdido Exploration Day

Experience mother nature at her finest. Rio Perdido is located at the base of Miravalles Volcano, the first volcano in Costa Rica used to build a geothermal plant and produce electricity. Rio Perdido is an eco-tourists dream. The  adventure starts driving through the dry Guanacaste lowlands, and then off road exploring the various landscapes of the Rio Perdido Canyon and mountains. Once you arrive at our ranch enjoy quietly zip-lining on the high-tech carbon fiber zip-lines that will take you silently over the canyons and ravines below. There is also an excellent bike park, with 20 km of trails especially for mountain bike use at all the levels. You can also enjoy hot springs and water fun topped off with a buffet lunch with a view that you will never forget.

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Sensoria Land of Senses Journey

Costa Rica is located at the heart of the gold coast of Central America, just 10 degrees above the line of the equator. Central America and Costa Rica are amazing nature destinations, featuring magical ecosystems developed over thousands of years, gathering natural resources from North and South America, collecting incredible biological value with an amazing quantity of animal, plants, insects, reptiles, microclimates, different types of forests, volcanoes, special micro-ecosystems and abundant wildlife. Central America hosts a great variety of biodiversity formed by its tropical weather patterns, multifaceted geography, life-bearing ocean currents and many more factors that have made it a showcase of evolution. Costa Rica's first mountain range emerges out of Guanacaste province; Orosi and Cacao are small, dormant volcanos; then there is the Rincon de la Vieja volcano, which is one of the biggest in this country. The entire mountain is a volcano and it features nine craters; but just one is active, belonging to the three main active volcanoes of Costa Rica at this moment. From the heights of the Rincon de la Vieja volcano, we can see both the Caribbean and Pacific lands of the country because this Guanacaste mountain range divides this nation's territory.  Sensoria lands are located on the Caribbean slope of the Rincon de la Vieja volcano, and this special positioning is the reason of its Magical Rainforest, a beautiful little paradise in the middle of nowhere where you can discover a natural blue water river in an amazing virgin rainforest, full of exotic wildlife of Costa Rica: snakes, frogs, tropical birds and mammals such as monkeys, raccoons, and on a lucky day a tapir or felines like Jaguars and Pumas.

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Stand Up Paddle Boarding Tour

Come join us in our new SUP adventure in one of the most beautiful beaches in Guanacaste. We start our tour with the instruction and demonstration of our experienced guides after that will be ready to go to the water and enjoy riding your SUP board in the beutiful flat waters of Flamingo, Conchal, Brasilito or Puerto Viejo de Conchal the southern most end of the beautiful white sanded beach of Playa Conchal. 

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Tamarindo Estuary Kayaking Tour

Come join us a paddling adventure enjoying the spectacular views of the beautiful mangrove in Tamarindo. Start in the flat waters of the old marina heading out west bordering a forested coast line in which you can see brown pelicans, brown booby, magnificent frigatebierds and neotropical cormorants. This tour gives you the unique opportunity to observe the wildlife of the estuary. While you kayak through the estuary you’ll be able to experience iguanas, crocodiles and lots of different species of wading birds up close. If you look up from the water you will be able to see howler monkeys, raccoons and other exotic animals in the treetops above.   Make sure to wear sandals, light clothes and sunblock.     

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Tamarindo Mangrove & Estuary Tour by Boat

From big crocodiles to a wide variety of birds, observe and learn about the flora and fauna that coexist in the Tamarindo mangrove and estuary. Also learn about the mysterious trees that grow in the mangrove. The estuary separates Playa Tamarindo from Playa Grande, and is full of abundant wildlife.

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