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White Water Rafting Arenal – Class II and III

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The Sarapiquí River is one of Costa Rica’s most-exuberant rivers and the perfect rafting trip for adventurous paddlers.


This is a classic, beautiful class III-IV river – you’re going to love this adventure!You’ll get about 2 hours of rafting with more than 12 continuous, class III-IV rapids along more than 10kms of lush, vibrant rainforest. Make your way through exciting rapids like “The Pipeline,” “The Terminator,” and “Dos Locos” and finish with a spread of delicious, fresh, tropical fruit and a typical lunch.


A great ride on a scenic class II-III river – great for all!

The class II-III section of the Sarapiquí River is ideal for families with young children. You’ll get plenty of splashes on this fun, 2-hour rafting trip as you pass by beautiful rainforest and lush farmland. At the end, enjoy fresh, tropical fruit and a typical Costa Rican lunch.


This Costa Rica Safari Float is a smooth, two-hour paddle down the quiet, lower section of the Sarapiqui River and great for nature lovers of all ages —especially children and their parents! Your bilingual nature guide will paddle and steer your boat as you float down the river and point out all of the exotic wildlife such as birds, frogs, insects, and monkeys in the Costa Rica rainforest! We will start down the river at our restaurant, the Red Eye Frog located in El Roble de Sarapiqui and finish up in Jacare.

Tour information:

Difficulty:Class III-IV
Distance:10 kms ( 6.5 miles)
Number of Rapids:20
River Time:2.5 hours approx.
Recommended age:13-60 years
Departures:Daily with pickups between 7 AM and 12 PM depending on your option
Duration:8 hours
Cost per person:
Includes:Transportation, entrance fees, naturalist guide, lunch, cold drinks, towels and equipment.
What to bring:Clothes to get wet, secure shoes and a change of clothes.

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