This exciting Class I-II whitewater tubing tour begins with pickup at your La Fortuna hotel. The bus may stop at other hotels to pick up fellow tubers along the way. Please bring a backpack with a change of clothing and any other items you may need at the end of the tour.
Along the route from La Fortuna to the river bank you'll pass through fields of yucca, papaya and other plants. Make sure to have your camera ready, because your bathroom break is an awesome spot to get photos of nature and iguanas. Once you arrive at the put in spot on the river, your guides and safety kayakers will instruct you on how to tube, and they will teaching you the basic moves, commands and safety procedures you need to know before you begin the tour. Enjoy a wet and exciting ride as you tube down mild, but fun class I-II rapids on your trek down the beautiful and tropical Balsa River. Drink in the majestic foliage of the rain-forest as you watch for monkeys, sloths and toucans. Enjoy a swim, tropical fruits and cold drinks during your break from the action.
A delicious, typical lunch is served at a traditional country estate designed for guests to truly experience Costa Ricas peaceful country life. You will come to understand the meaning of Costa Ricas favorite saying, Pura Vida! The rafting bus will take you to your La Fortuna hotel between 4 and 4:30 pm.