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Transfers Offering exclusive, safe and economic Costa Rica transfers, our main goal is to fulfill our customerâ€™s expectations with an incomparable responsible service. Our Jaco Beach transfer service is formed by a fleet of late-model Hiunday Starex and Toyota Hiace Vans to meet our travelers needs. Our service goes beyond any other transfer service, our staff cares about customer service, safety and provide the necessary information to facilitate your stay in Costa Rica.
Costa Rica offers several destinations for the enjoyment of your vacations such as: Arenal Volcano, Manuel Antonio National Park, Carara National Reserve, Turubari National Park, Bijagual Waterfalls, Monteverde and others. Our company Costa Rica Holiday Rentals is proud to serve the tourists and provide an excellent service, this company located in Jaco Beach is concerned that all our customers to enjoy a trip with total comfort. Costa Rica is waiting for you, do not worry about transportation in Costa Rica we will provide it for a fair price.
Zip Line Enjoy spectacular views of Herradura beach, Jaco Beach & Los Suenos Resort and Marina. The adventure starts on a 15 minutes ride aboard our specially designed tractor. Once we arrive at the top of the mountain, we will start to go down to base camp via series of Zip Lines, wich includes 15 platforms and 14 cables. The total distance of cables is 3.5km and we count with the longest cable in the area 2400FT. The tour is designed with the latest safety systems and our equipment is Black Diamond and Petzl. Come to enjoy!!
Rate: $65pp Tour Times: 8:00am/10:00am/1:00pm/3:00pm Recommendations: Light clothes, camera and sneakers. (transportation included)
Mangrove Tours or Monkey Tour Come and enjoy one of the best tours in Costa Rica, paddle comfortably as an intimate group under the shade of several tall species of mangroves, which grow only in select areas of the world and in Costa Rica. Watch sloths and numerous species of monkey travel through the tree canopy, hunt for nocturnal silly anteaters, several types of non-poisonous snakes resting in the mangroves, and listen to the songs of the various marine birds as they glide over your kayak curiously looking for adventure. Enjoy some local fresh fruits and refreshments, and at the end enjoy a delicious and well-deserve Sandwich. Explore an unforgettable plethora of flora and fauna as you learn about, experience, and participate in our magical Costa Rican mangrove and tropical rain forest ecosystem but don´t forget your camera. Let us show you our best Costa Rica tour!
Rate: $80pp Available Kayak or Boat Recommendations: Light clothes, camera and sneakers. (Transportation included)
Manuel Antonio National Park Within a relatively small corner of Costa Rica, tourists can find the excitement and adventure of a vacation in the Costa Rica tropical forest, surrounded by one of the countrys most beautiful natural environments, without sacrificing life is modern conveniences. There is a magic to Manuel Antonio National Park that is hard to explain. Manuel Antonio National Park, with its 1700 acres of land mass and 135,906 acres of marine reserve, is the smallest of the 20 national parks Costa Rica has put aside for total protection. Manuel Antonio contains a charming combination of rain forest, beaches and coral reefs. Manuel Antonio beaches are the most beautiful in the country, lined with lush forest, and the snorkeling is excellent too. The forest is home for sloths, iguanas, the rare and adorable squirrel monkeys and millions of colorful little crabs.
Includes: Transportation round trip, Bilingual guide, Park entrance fee, bottle of water, lunch and insured vehicles. Recommendations: Sneakers, swimming suit, Towel, sun glasses, camera, hat and sun block.
Carara National Park Carara National Park is a National Park in the Central Pacific Conservation Area located near the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. Manuel Antonio National Park, with its 1700 acres of land mass and 135,906 acres of marine reserve, is the smallest of the 20 national parks Costa Rica has put aside for total protection. Even so, it is the countrys second most visited conservation area, after the Poas Volcano located in Alajuela. Carara lies about 30 miles west of the Costa Rican capital of San José and about 15 miles north of the beach town of Jaco. The park protects the river basin of the River Tárcoles, near Orotina and includes one of the largest remaining populations of wild Scarlet Macaw in the country. Carara National Park contains more primary rainforest than the relatively close Manuel Antonio National Park. As such, it is wetter than the more popular Manuel Antonio National Park, and has denser tree growth and more mosquitoes and other insects.
Rate: $70pp (minimum 4pax) Includes: Park entrance fee, Transportation round trip, bilingual guide, bottle of water, and insured vehicles. Recommendations: Comfortable clothes, sneakers, sun glasses, bugs repellent and camera.
Monteverde Cloud Forest The biodeversity of Monteverde Cloud Forest has attracted tourists and biologists for decades. The Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is a nesting site for the famous Resplendent Quetzal and others birds and is home to tropical mammals such as sloth’s and monkeys, reptiles and many amazing insects and butterflies. Experienced naturalist guides are available to provide additional insight and share information on the natural history of Monteverde area.
Includes: Transportation round trip, bilingual guide, bottle of water, lunch, selvatura trails and skywalk. Insured vehicles. Recommendations: Light clothing, sneakers, camera, jacket and sun block.
Turubari Park Turu Ba Ri Nature and Adventure Park A Family Park in Costa Rica, just 30 minutes from San Jose located near the town of San Juan de Mata in Turrubares, Alajuela. Turu Ba Ri nature and adventure park is the perfect destination for a family vacation in costa rica. The tour and activities the park offers will be remembered surely as the highlight of your holiday. We have adventures options suitable for the whole family from the quietests option like the nature guided tour or a horseback ride to the Zip Line tour, the superman zip line or the tarzan swing for the more daring.
Rate: $99pp (minimum 2pax) Includes: Transportation round trip, bilingual guide, Park entrance fee, Walking tour, Aerial Tram, Horse Back Ridding trough the park and Zip Line tour. Insured vehicles.
Arenal Volcano & Hot Spring waters Arenal Volcano at La Fortuna of San Carlos, lays dormant until July 29 in 1968, when an earthquake shook the area, and 12 hours later Arenal blew. If you have never seen an active Volcano; Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica makes for a spectacular first. This 1633m Arenal Volcano rises majestically out of the lush pastures and forest on the eastern end of Arenal Lake. Intermittent explosions draw people by day and night, although night is the best time to observe red-hot molten lava enveloping the top of the cone. Even when overcast, the rumblings, venting and molten lava glowing through the clouds offers a very special experience. Also enjoy the Arenal hot springs where you also may view Arenal Volcano.
Rate: $125pp (minimum 4pax) Includes: Air conditioned transportation, bilingual naturalist guide, entrance fees to hot water springs, lunch, dinner, insured vehicles. We stop at the Butterfly farm & souvenir shop. Recommendations: Light clothing, Swimming suit, sneakers, camera, jacket and sun block.
Poas Volcano is of the most visited park in the Costa Rican National Parks System.
It features two unimaginably impressive craters; one that holds an attractive blue lagoon and another with an astounding sulfur pit. In this vast National Park, you will find a 2704 meter crater 1.3 km wide and 300 m deep. Laguna Botos is a lake within the park entirely surrounded by Dwarf Cloud Forest. Here you enjoy the home to various species of Costa Rica. The surroundings of the Poas National Park boast an extensive trail system that offers beautiful views of the central Valley and San Jose metropolitan area. We also visit the colorfull town of Sarchi, Famous for its woodworking and handicraft markets, the perfect place for the most exotic souvenirs.
Rate: $110pp (minimum 4pax) Includes: Air conditioned transportation, bilingual naturalist guide, National Park entrance fee, lunch, visit to Sarchi and insurance. Recommendations: Tennis shoes, cool comfortable clothes, jackets, camera, sun block and hat.
Crocodile tour Costa Rica Jungle Crocodile Safari Tour and Costa Rica Birdwatching Tours offers a tour specially designed for adventurers and bird watchers, yet safe for the whole family. The adventure takes place on the Tárcoles River, one of four rivers flowing out into the Nicoya Peninsula, and home to one of the world’s largest crocodile populations in the wild with individuals up to fifteen feet long. In addition to the crocodiles, over fifty different kinds of birds can be seen on site, including the very rare scarlet macaw and a great variety of resident and migrant waterfowl. Iguanas and Jesus Cristo lizards are very common as well. Costa Rica Jungle Crocodile Safari´s Tour tour time is two hours. Our bilingual tourist guide offers expert orientation about the crocodiles and other associated wildlife. On the way downstream, the boat heads along the Estero Guacalillo, a most awesome mangrove ecosystem that features four different species of mangrove trees. In addition to sightseeing, photography and videotaping are permited Tourists receive a bottle of cold drinking water along with a brochure that shows all 56 bird species commonly sighted along the river.
Rate: $50pp (minimum 2 pax) Pick up time: 8:30am, 11:00am, 1:00pm and 3:00pm Includes: Transportation round trip, bilingual guide, bottle of water and insured vehicles.
ATV Tour adventure
This ATV Tour in Costa Rica is the perfect quick getaway from San Jose. With your professional, bilingual guides, drive you through the Costa Rica tropical dry forest, pass through beautiful streams lots of Costa Rica wildlife and also enjoy the cool waters of the Costa Rica waterfalls we visit. Experience the most unforgettable ATV Adventure Tour in Costa Rica.
Rate: From $69 to $140 (2-6 hrs) Includes: Transportation, safety equipment and insured vehicles. Recommendations: Long pants or shorts, sneakers, sun glasses, t-shirt and camera.
Catamaran Adventure Tour For the adventurous traveler looking to enjoy life to the fullest. Your Costa Rica Island Adventure begins as we board Costa Ricaâ€™s fastest sailing vessel. Our deluxe Catamaran guarantees you a smooth and stable sail as we glide through aqua blue Pacific waters of Costa Rica. Marvel at the unspoiled beaches of Manuel Antonio and the mysterious islands that lay just offshore, where jagged rock formations and towering cliffs are host to nesting grounds to countless marine birds and their young. Spotted dolphins native to these waters frolic and jump in our boats wake as we keep an eye out for giant sea turtles and migrating humpback whales.
Rate: $119pp (minimum 2pax) Pick up time: 7:00am Includes: Transportation round trip, lunch, drinks, snorkeling equipment. Insured vehicles. Recommendations: Shorts, sun glasses, sun block, towel, swimming suit and camera.
An Aerial Tramway is a type of aerial lift in which a cabin is suspended from a cable and is pulled by another cable. Aerial tramways differ from gondola lifts in that the latter use several smaller cabins suspended from a circulating looped cable.
This Rain-Forest Aerial Tram tour begins with a Documented Multi-Media Oral and Visual explanation of the Bio-diverse area you are about to visit and experience. Next we board Gondolas where we share the air with other flying creatures, atop this lush Tree Canopy. This is a great view for those who are Bird Watchers, also we can appreciate glimpses of other wildlife for example, White Face Monkeys, Slothâ€™s and Anteaters. After your ride in the Trees get the most professional and in depth explanation about Plants, Insects, Serpents, and other wildlife. You will truly leave a smarter person.
Rate: $75pp Includes: Transportation round trip, Nature Tour guide, Heliconia Gallery, Medicinal Plant Gallery, Snake exhibition, Aerial Tram, entrance fee. Insured vehicles. Recommendations: Sneakers and camera.
Horse Back Riding magine riding our beautiful horses through local farm tracks and stunning rainforest. Arrive at our secret waterfall surrounded by an abundance of exotic plants and wildlife. Refresh yourself under the gentle cascades and luxuriate in a complimentary skin treatment you will never forget. This Costa Rica Horseback Riding tour is suitable for any level of experience from short to long rides. Excellent horses and guides have given both companies a wonderful reputation for quality horseback riding in Costa Rica. Safety and horse care are priorities
Rates starting at $45 to $65 Includes: Tour, transportation, bottle of water and fruits. Recommendations: Light clothing, sun glasses, camera, sneakers and sun block.
Surf Lessons Beginner Lesson: Its around 1 hour and 45 minutes surf lesson in the white water, (smaller waves that are not far from the shore). In your first class you will learn safety and ocean knowledge, basic surfing etiquette, how to paddle, and how to stand up and ride a wave. After one or two beginner lessons you will be ready move up to the intermediate lessons. Intermediate Lessons: These sessions are going to be different from the beginner lessons because you are taking a step up in your surfing skills. You will move from white water to the outside break with real waves. Here you will learn when and how to drop into a real wave (not white water), basic turns, paddling techniques. Our instructors will be always by your side telling you a lot of great tips and coaching you that way you can improve your surfing skills much faster than if you were just surfing by yourself. Note: The beaches that you are going to surf are fantastic for beginner and intermediate levels, with super nice waves. And there are no sharks!!!! By the way, leave your wetsuit at home, Costa Rica ocean is warm and inviting! Just bring lots of sun block and energy to have fun!!!
Rate per lesson: $50pp (Transportation included)
Tortuga Island Tour After welcoming to our passengers, they aboard at Caldera Beach at 8:45am and we direct to “Tortuga”. The journey takes 25 minutes. Firstly we get near the island to disembark the people who don’t want to snorkel. They can remain to take a swimming or having a walk. Later we address to the diving area (equip includes), a big rock comes out from the sea level as an islet. Arriving the first ones has the chance to appreciate the flora and sea life of the place in all its splendor. We stay there for one hour approximately. At the end of this activity, we return to the beach where some fresh fruit are waiting for them. They will have time to enjoy the island where they can carry out different activities such as kayak, ball-beach, they can also visit the souvenir shop, swimming… until 13:15, the moment that the lunch is served, that it is a good green salad in vinegar and olive oil, meat and vegetables paella, soft drinks, two beers for person and dessert of a delicious banana home cake with coffee.
White Water Rafting
Includes: Transportation, lunch, fruits and snacks, beer, sodas, bottle water, snorkeling equipment, fishing poles and insured vehicles. Recommendations: Swimming suit, sun glasses, towels, sunscreen, camera and sandals.
Exploding from the hills, just 35 minutes northeast from the Quepos / Manuel Antonio area, breathes the start Costa Rica’s best commercial run. Chorro section starts in the mountain village of Esquipulas. Our route carves deep into the river’s exposed bedrock, making this thrilling section of the Naranjo River an exception to the geological youth of Costa Rica. This 3km canyon delights the adventure seeker with fun drops and steep runs through 12 technical narrows. Be ready!! to bounce and squeeze through the gorge’s tight rock walls, maneuver and carve around massive boulders and bends, and sweep down drops through challenging unforgettable chutes. Within the 2 mile stretch we will tackle rapids such as, “Tail of the Dragon”, “ Chorro” and “Asteric & Obelisc”. Between runs we have the opportunity to witness untouched tropical forest yielding various species of birds such as the Chestnut Mandible Toucan, Aracaris, and several kinds of Kingfishers.
Rates starting at $65 to $114 Includes: Transportation round trip, Bilingual guides, breakfast, lunch, fresh fruits and insured vehicles. Recommendations: Swimming suit, sun glasses with strap, towel, shoes that can get wet and an extra set of clothes.
Bungee Jumping Tropical Bungee offers bungee jumping since 1991. We are located in the Old Colorado River Bridge, it is 265 feet high, making it one of the highest bungee bridges in America. Tropical Bungee offers jumps every day with round trip transportation from San Jose. Tropical Bungee departures are at 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tropical Bungee only uses imported equipment and we operate under the strictest safety norms. We are “the” Bungee Jumping pioneers in Latin America with a great trajectory in this sport as well as in other adventure sports. After enjoying this wonderful meal, they can choose between taking a rest under a palm tree, swimming or playing a volley ball beach game. At 15:15, aboard again going back to Caldera Beach where theirs transportation are waiting for them, and we hope they are very happy having enjoyed an unforgettable.
Rate: First Jump: $65 and Second Jump: $30. Includes: Tropical Bungee offers round trip transportation from San Jose. Insured vehicles. Recommendations: Rates do not include transportation from Jaco.
Full Day Offshore (Deep Sea) Sport Fishing Come and enjoy the truly world class offshore fishing offered by Costa Rica’s unspoiled deep water habitats. You wont believe the action fishing for Marlin, Sailfish, Yellowfin Tuna, Mahi-Mahi, Wahoo, and more! Half Day/Full Day Inshore Fish near the amazingly scenic beaches, river mouths, cliffs and rock formations of Costa Rica’s central Pacific coast for an abundance of local species. The catch will include Roosterfish, Snapper, Grouper, Amber Jacks, Sierra Mackerel, Snook and many more!
Rates starting at $700 to $1500 (Half day & Full Day)
Water Fall tours The Jumper This is a beautiful and tranquil waterfall that also has deep pools for those who seek the rush of cliff jumping. Getting to the falls requires a short, flat 20 minute hike through farmland and forest. Squirrel monkeys sightings are common. These falls have pools to jump into from heights of up to 25’
The Jungle Trekker Trek to the base of a spectacular 600 foot waterfall!! We will hike the trail through primary rain forest with striking viewpoints to the Pacific ocean and breathtaking mountain views. Bird and wildlife sightings are common including Scarlet Macaws, toucans, and White-faced Capuchin monkeys. After the 40-60 minute trek you will be rewarded with the opportunity to behold the power and grandeur of one of the tallest waterfalls in all of Costa Rica. Your guide will take you down into the river, and if you desire, to swim in it’s many natural pools and discover the other smaller falls. Wade and swim under the waterfalls for an invigorating energy rush! You and your guide will then hike back through the forest (60-75 minutes) for the ride back to Jacó.
Acqua Residences is a luxurious beach front condominium located right in the heart of Jaco Beach, providing the perfect base from which to explore the beauty of Costa Rica. Acqua is the definition of exclusivity and comfort in Jaco Beach, offering incomparable vacation rentals and concierge service to tourists and business travelers from all over the world.
Whether you are staying for a night or a week, Acqua Residences offers luxury, full privacy, tranquility and comfort like no other resort. Each of our 2 bedroom 2 bath apartments are fully equipped, furnished and individually decorated. Spacious living room and kitchen, Master bedroom and guest bedroom with balconies. All apartments have gorgeous views of the green lush mountains and deep blue Ocean.
The Extreme Adventurer This is an all day quest geared toward adrenaline junkies. It includes a drive South to the wild and rugged Osa area. We will trek to three different waterfalls. Two of the falls have rope swings that you can that you can swing and then jump off into the natural pools below. After whetting your appetite with the rope swing, we’ll arrive at arguably the most magnificent waterfall in all of Costa Rica. When conditions are right you’ll have the option of cliff jumping from 20, 30, or 45 feet into the deep pool at the base of the 75 falls.
The Explorer Experience the meaning of ‘Pura Vida’ as this guided trip takes you to the forest in the hills above Jacó Beach to a majestic setting of pure Costa Rican natural harmony. Wonder at over ten waterfalls that flow from one beautiful pool into the next. These inviting pools allow you to swim in the fresh mountain spring water and submerge under the falls becoming one with nature. The healing power of standing under the falls and allowing the water to massage your body will both relax and rejuvenate your senses. This tour includes short hikes out to the falls, and your guide will show you how to safely navigate the jungle trails and the rocks around the falls.
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Published on Mar 25, 2011