Pacuare Rafting

3 days Tour

Visit Costa Rica and combine two of the best activities in this three day / two night trip.

Treat yourself to an exceptional adventure vacation experience combining Rafting + Hiking with a stay at our remote Lodge.


Day 1 - Rafting and Camping:

We pick up clients in Turrialba different hotels and we travel to the Pacuare River, one of the world’s 5 best rivers to raft, and once we have picked up all our adventurers and we reached the Pacuare riverbank our team of guides will take charge of preparing to the whole group to run 10 km of pure adrenaline in class II and III rapids. During the journey we will stop in a small paradise where we will carry out a 10 minute walk to swim in a blue water spring. Later on we will eat lunch on the river, and after a short rest we will continue enjoying the rapids and then stop at the Pacuare River Lodge, the place in which we will spend 2 nights. Then we will eat a delicious dinner accompanied by the light of the candles, of course without failing the wine.

Day 2 - Hike:

Our adventure continues with the first rays of light. After a delicious breakfast our guides will prepare you for an adventure of approximately 5 hours in the jungle.

It is about 2 hours walking up, we will get to know where and how the indigenous Cabecar live.

We will return to the lodge after 5 hours of pure adventure for we will enjoy lunch and rest, or if you want you can carry out a short walk to the waterfalls. At night you will once again enjoy a delicious dinner in the middle of the jungle.

Day 3 - Rafting:

There’s not anything better than a filling breakfast in the jungle to begin the day and to get ready to experience 20 kilometers of quick class II, III and IV rapids. The first 3 kms of rapids are of class II and III, and after that we are in the entrance of the famous pipe of the Pacuare where we will enjoy the first quick class IV known as Doble Piso, Huacas Abajo and Huacas Arriba. Once outside the canyon, the river continues with many class III rapids (Pinball, Guatemala, El Indio and Dos Montañas). This afternoon we will eat a picnic lunch on the river. Already at the end of the trip we will stop in the Canton of Siquirres where we will take a shower to return to your hotels.

Minimum 2 people.

Maximum 30 people.

The price includes


2 nights of lodging.

The mentioned lodging includes a 16.39% lodging tax and a 23% of sales and services tax.


All the services of transport by ground during the tour with our company


2 breakfasts.

3 lunches.

2 dinner.

The mentioned foods include 16.39% of lodging tax and a 23% sales and services tax.


1 Hike.

2 Rafting trips in the rapids of the Pacuare River.

Walk to the waterfall.


All the necessary equipment to participate in these types of activities.


All our activities will be carried out with bilingual guides specialized in each one of the different activities.

In all our tours you will be explained thoroughly as how to carry out the different activities, and you will be given a security chat before each one of them.

The prices don't include

Non-specified food and transport.

Personal expenses.

Optional Tours.


Non-specified alcoholic beverages.

How to pack? What to take?

In this type of trip you will visit mountains and rivers. Therefore you will get ready for temperatures between 15° C (50° F) and 33° C (90° F) on average.

You should use the appropriate clothing. Therefore try to bring light garments that dry with ease. We hope the following list helps you to pack. If it is possible, try to fit everything in a handbag.

Saying this, we will present you what the visitors to the wild life of Costa Rica commonly take.

List of baggage


Sun Block.

Insect Repellent.


River sandals.

Underwear and socks.

Pants and shorts.

Skirts or dresses.


Poncho for the rain.

Hat for the sun.

Sun Glasses.

Money Belt.

Head lamp.

Extra Clothes.

Finally, don't forget your personal medications.

Important notice

This program is available with a minimum of 2 participants.

In some occasions, the additional baggage can stay in the hotel or in the facilities of Ecoadventures when the logistics of the program allow it.

The mentioned services include all the taxes (of lodging 26.39%, food 10%, and 13% of sale).

Finally, don't forget your personal medications.

For the river: Shoes with rubber sole (that can be wet), shorts, t-shirt or swimsuit, rain jacket, sun block, and cap.

The space in the raft is limited; therefore we don't recommend bringing many “extras ".

What type of people is capable of participating in the tour? Any person in normal physical condition except women in pregnancy, people with recent surgeries, people in a state of drunkenness, handicapped people, and people with some illness that doesn't allow them to carry out the tour.

All our activities will be carried out with bilingual guides specialized in each one of the different activities and you will be given a security chat before each one of them.

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