Costa Rica Descents, La Fortuna

Costa Rica Descents - A Quick Overview

[Contribute/Review]

Address: On the main road, towards the volcano in front of Lava Lounge Bar and Grill, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica

Phone: +506-83612993

Ticket Price: 55 USD

Show on map

Time Required: 04:00 Hrs

Timings: 24-hrs Details

Currently Open

Added 4.8K times in trip plans

Outdoors, Trail, Tour, Family And Kids, Adventure, Water Sport, Picnic Spot, Nature

This itinerary planner is an exciting way to plan a vacation

Are you associated with this business? Get in touch

About Costa Rica Descents, La Fortuna

Costa Rica Descents is a well-known adventure outfitter, famous for their expertise in white water rafting. Situated around the Arenal Volcano, it makes the best use of the rushing rivers around the area to provide one soaking wet, but extremely exciting experience for tourists. Apart from white water rafting, it has numerous other activies, like Safari Float, Horseback rides and well as Canyoning to make it a complete adventure experience.

Although Costa Rica Descents is more than just white water rafting, that remains its most popular attraction. Their top priority is the safety of their patrons, which makes them so renowned around the area. They hire well trained guides and rafting experts to give you a chance to get a hands on experience of the sport.

  • The white water tours take breaks in the middle for the tourists to catch their breath and have refreshments, so you can keep going for hours at a time.
  • They also have a number of different trekking and hiking routes, which will take you around the volcano and rainforest for a vivid experience with flora and fauna.

Many tourists express their doubts about rafting, citing it as very risky a sport, but once they jump on to that raft and start paddling furiously, the fear is replaced with excitement and pure adrenaline. Costa Rica Descents white water rafting is enough to change the most boring person into an adventure junkie!

Costa Rica Descents Information

  • There are a number of activities, each of which have different requirements in terms of amenities and clothing.
  • Make sure you are well versed with the fundamentals of rafting before you take on the river.
  • The other contact number is (506) 2479-7308.

Restaurants Near Costa Rica Descents

  • Benedictus Steak House
  •  Delicatessen
  •  Vaca Muca Restaurante
  •  Novillito's Steak House
  • La Choza de Laurel

Love this? Explore the entire list of things to do in La Fortuna before you plan your trip.

Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in La Fortuna and book an accommodation of your choice.

Costa Rica Descents, La Fortuna Reviews

user-pics
Google+
  • The best! I've been rafting 3 times in my life and this was by far the best experience yet! The guides were very skilled and friendly. They knew a lot about the local plants and animals. They all spoke English well and made sure everyone was having fun. Our group had a blast! The lunch afterward was delicious, and I loved touring their farm. I'll tell everyone I know about this awesome place!

  • It was an amazing experience for a first time rafter like me. They took extra care and made sure that I don't get scared. The guide was wonderful and very knowledgeable both about the water as well as about the fauna and Flora. Having vegetarian options in lunch was great, farm visit and especially to get to know so many varieties of herbs was amazing! I definitely recommend them to anyone who wants to try rafting, they are great people! Thank you for a wonderful experience!

  • Top! We had a wonderful day with the guys from Costa Rica Descents. Orlando did a nice job right from the beginning with some nice stories & entertainment and JosĂ© guided us through and into the rapids with his knowledge and josh. Also worth to mention is the sustainability concept they go for. From what we've seen they really take care of their nature and encourage everyone to do so as well. The food we had with them was one of the best in Costa Rica at all. Rice & beans (and more!) at its best! đź‘Ť Thumbs up, guys! Keep it up!

  • I was kinda dragged into this event because my Husband was dying to go, but it was (by far) the best activity we participated in for our whole trip! It was so much fun and the guides were amazing! Especially Warner and Orlando! I loved the fact that it was a family based business and after an awesome rafting experience they take you back to their farm and feed you a very tasty meal and give you a tour of their farm! I definitely recommend and can’t wait to go back!

  • Great, funny and knowledgeable guides Jose and Elvis ensured to make a safe yet super fun experience for everyone! Not only the rafting was great, the lunch and educational tour at finca Don Juan was a very nice addition to the tour. Would definitely recommend. It was overall an awesome experience!

Read all reviews