butrfly anim.gif (1084 bytes) WHITE WATER RAFTING - TORO RIVER Class 3 /4

 

Join us for a great day of rafting! Set deep in the Costa Rican rain forests and fed by waters from the Poas volcano, the Toro river winds 13Km (about 9 miles) through the canyon filled with dramatic scenery and heart pumping excitement. The Toro River offers some of Costa Rica’s best white water with big waves, technical rapids and continuous whitewater. 

Our journey begins with a 1 hr scenic drive through the Eastern portion of central Costa Rica through the beautiful pineapple, papaya and yucca fields with Volcano Arenal set in the backdrop.  Once we reach our destination, our trained/skilled guides will review the rules and safety guidelines for the river to familiarize yourself with your job as paddlers

Then we will take the PLUNGE and head down river. We will enjoy the spectacular scenery and a thrilling ride. Halfway through our journey we will “re-fuel” on the river bank and enjoy some delicious tropical fruit while soaking in the tropical surroundings. River time varies between 1.5 and 3 hours depending on changing daily water flow. At the end of our journey, a cold drink and dry towel will await you before a short ride where you can change into dry clothes and have a delicious Typical Costa Rican lunch.

 

What to bring on the trip

 

Schedule: Tour departs daily at 8:30am and returns at 4:00pm

 

Tour includes: Transportation to and from most La Fortuna hotels, bilingual certified guides, fruit and snacks on the river, Ice cold drinks, towels, lunch. (Photo service available on most trips)

 

We recommend the Toro River for those looking for adventure who are between the ages 12 and 60. Adventure sports require that you are in good physical condition to participate.

 

 

 


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For tour rates and other information, contact
Carol Calkins, Los Gringos Locos, S.A.
http://www.losgringoslocos.net

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