The Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica has some of the world's most famous rafting rivers. And they pass through an incredibly unspoiled jungle that you won't be able to see in any other way!
Many of the rafting excursions include transportation between San Jose or Arenal and Puerto Viejo, so it's like it's free to take a ride from/to Puerto Viejo! Your luggage will be safe during the whole excursion, you can enjoy your day on the river.
During this journey you will enjoy a combination of excitement and extreme adventure. The Pacuare River is known worldwide for its scenic beauty flanked by its green canyons bathed on both sides by its lush waterfalls. Within its abundant flora and fauna you will find: lazy bears, toucans, parakeets, coatis, a colorful fan of butterflies and frogs, not leaving out its exciting crystalline waters that makes it an unforgettable adventure trip.
It is the most important area in the entire western half of the Caribbean for green turtle nesting. Other species of sea turtles that also lay their eggs on the beach are the leatherback and hawksbill turtles, which are crossed by a natural system of lagoons and navigable channels of great scenic beauty and are the habitat of species of land turtles, manatees, sea cows, crocodiles, a great diversity of crustaceans and some 52 species of freshwater fish, including the gaspar fish.
The fauna is very rich in diversity in this area. We can identify tapir, jaguar, congoes, coatis, raccoons, fishing bats, poison frogs, etc. Many species of protected birds can also be found in the area. Tortuguero is the most important place in the western Caribbean for the nesting of the endangered green turtle (Chelonia Midas)".
It's hard to put into words what you can feel when you visit the Bocas del Toro archipelago. Only a few places in the world maintain this particular, seductive, primitive and unforgettable atmosphere.
Bocas del Toro captivates its visitors by its incredible vegetation, its biodiversity, its ancient customs: it is a true biological fantasy... This is the ideal moment to visit these islands, travel in time and get lost in one of the hundreds of wonderful places you can enjoy.
It is a unique place to find yourself; its lush tropical vegetation, the fauna found only in this part of the world, the opportunities for diving and snorkeling in the unbeatable Caribbean ocean, the possibilities and opportunities for an incredible experience are free.