Kayak Jungle Tour - Sarapiqui River - Costa Rica

4 hours
Free cancellation
1 - 8
Mobile ticket


Explore the natural beauty of Sarapiqui region from the waters of the Sarapiqui River. In this tour, you will see and learn about the variety of wildlife and plants that can be seen only from the river. 

This white water kayak trip (class I and II) gives beginners and advanced the opportunity to gain experience and paddle a new river. This trip is not a kayak clinic, but is a wonderful opportunity to practice your kayaking techniques under the guidance of a qualified instructor in a calm section of the river.

The tour lasts about 4 hours in total and is great for passengers who are willing to paddle and follow instructions of the guide.


  • Kayak and safety equipment
  • Certified instructor/tour guide
  • Tropical fruit and tropical coconut cocktail
  • Safe lockers
  • Photos and Videos

What to expect


In this Kayak Jungle Tour, you will paddle you kayak in a beautiful and quite section of the Sarapiqui River, where you will be able to learn with our passionate and knowledgeable guide about the local flora and Fauna.

In this tour you will also have around 1h introduction to white water kayaking, learning how to operate the boat in security and to enjoy 100% the experience.

You will descend class I - II white water, witch is perfect for beginners and will give you the opportunity to enjoy this beautiful and rich tour.

Ones you finish, you will be picked up from our Shuttle bus, get back to our Outdoor Center, where we will provide you a dry towel and a fresh and tasty tropical snack!

Stop At:

• Sarapiqui River, Costa Rica
• Sarapiqui Outdoor Center, Mts Norte del Ebais 75, La Virgen 41002 Costa Rica

Additional information

  • Minimum age is 16 years
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • You will be required to sign a waiver upon tour check-in
  • Recommend you bring: Sunscreen, string or strap to secure your glasses, clothes to change into after the tour
  • Recommend you wear: Swimsuit, Shorts or long pants (for sun protection only - no jeans), tennis shoes or sandals with ankle straps (no flip flops), light rain jacket and/or polypropylene, wool shirts for cool or rainy days. Cotton T-shirts for sunny days only (they make you colder when wet)
  • Near public transportation
  • A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.
August 2023

We had a wonderful time with our Sarapiqui Outdoor Center tour. We originally booked a kayak river tour. Upon arrival, our tour guide David was concerned that our youngest son (10) would be a little small for the kayak, and it wouldn’t be safe. He offered a whitewater rafting trip instead. No...

July 2022

This trip was truly incredible! My boyfriend was more experienced than me, so I was quite scared at first, but our guide ("Bob") made me feel so at ease, he was very experienced and kind. And it was amazing to see the wildlife from this perspective, we even saw a monkey swim! Besides, he made som...

December 2021

We had a rented camper van with our own whitewater equipment. We were offered a Riverside campsite (4x4) or a creekside spot surrounded with spectacular jungle botanicals, toucans, frogs and salamanders. Rasta was a world class kayak guide and showed us all the great lines. Davi (the owner) fe...

August 2021

Two friends and I, who live in Costa Rica, kayaked on a Kayak Jungle Tour with Sarapiqui Outdoor Center. David was great to work with as I was making reservations for the tour and he was very patient with all my questions. Eric and Stanley were amazing guides and taught us how to "read" the river...

January 2021

Safety was their main priority and were extremely patient with beginner kayakers! From the clear instructions and lessons, to the valuable new knowledge of the wildlife, to the personalities, to the home-cooked food, this place is one of a kind! Definitely make this place part of your trip to Cos...

August 2020

I had an awesome Trip with my Guide Andrey Coto Robles. He explaind it so well and i felt very safe. Pura vida! Muchas gracias Andrey! Everyone who travels to Costa Rica have to book a Tour with him. It makes so much fun!

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