Pick up at hotel
Rafting Balsa River (Upper) - Class V Get pumped for a challenging descent into a lush rainforest canyon that will stimulate your adrenal glands to the max. We are the only rafting company that offers the opportunity to run this exhilarating and scenic stretch of the Rio Balsa. Is considered as one of the most technically challenging commercially run rapids in Costa Rica. You will be accompanied by expert river guides and safety kayakers. There will be two breaks from the heart pounding rapids to refuel. The first stop will be along the river, where we will enjoy some fresh fruit. The second stop will be for an authentic Costa Rican lunch. Strong physical condition and a thirst for adventure is required. Rafters must be 18 years of age to participate in this trip, and done Class IV rafting before.
What to bring: Simple dry clothing, such as shorts and a t-shirt, swimsuit, sunscreen, shoes that will stay on your feet, sport sandals and water shoes are recommended, a change of clothing.
Tour Includes: transportation, fees, a bilingual river guide, authentic Costa Rican lunch, fresh fruit and refreshments.
Tour Departure Time: 8:30 a.m.
Trip Duration: about 6 hours.
Hotel transport is included in the price of the tour. Please see below for your hotel’s pick-up time. If your hotel is not listed please contact the reservations team directly so that they can quote you a transport price based on where you are coming from.
The Springs Resort – 07.45 am
Tabacon Resort – 08.00 am
Arenal Springs Resort & Spa – 08.10 am
Naraya Resort – 08.10 am
Arenal Paraiso Resort – 08.10 am
Arenal Kioro Suites & Spa – 08.15 am
Volcano Lodge & Springs – 08.15 am
Hotel El Silencio Del Campo – 08.15 am
Los Lagos Hotel – 08.15 am
Arenal Volcano Inn – 08.15 am
Lomas De Volcan – 08.20 am
Baldi Hot Springs Resort – 08.20 am
Paradise Hot Springs Resort – 08.20 am
Hotel Magic Mountain – 08.20 am
Montana De Fuego – 08.20 am
The Royal Corin – 08.20 am
Arenal Backpackers Resort – 08.25 am
Hotel Bijagua – 08.25 am
Arenal Hostel Resort – 08.30 am
La Choza Inn – 08.30 am
Hotel La Fortuna – 08.30 am
La Fortuna Backpackers – 08.30 am
San Bosco Inn- 08.30 am
Selina – 08.35 am
Monte Real Hotel – 08-35 am
Arenal Montechiari – 08.40 am
Hotel Arenal Country Inn – 08.40 am
Casa Luna Hotel – 08.45 am
AirBnB – You need to get to our office, be there at 08.30 am – Directions HERE