Pacuare outdoor center

Pacuare River rafting

The #1 company for rafting and lodging on the Pacuare

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Rio Vista Lodge

The newest lodge on the Pacuare River

Pacuare river rafting is paradise: Adventure in comfort

We have the best lodges on the Pacuare River. Raft right up to our lodge, kick back, and adventure on at our Pacuare Eco-lodge or Rio Vista Lodge. Adventure in comfort with Pacuare Outdoor Center.

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We’re passionate about guest experience and it shows






years of experience


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Why Choose Pacuare Outdoor Center for your 2023 Costa Rica vacation?

Established in 2003, Pacuare Outdoor Center is the #1 adventure company offering Pacuare river rafting, ziplining, rappelling, and mountain biking. Paired with our ecolodges and Caribbean treehouse, we offer complete adventure vacation packages from two to eight days.

  • We’re locally owned and operated.
  • We’re the area experts and have been in business since 2003.
  • Our guides are locals and they speak both English and Spanish.
  • We own & operate all of our lodges and experiences. No middle-man, or pieced-together vacations which you’ll find elsewhere.
  • We’re based out of Turrialba, the adventure capital of Costa Rica and just two hours from San Jose.
year round pacuare

We offer our experiences year-round. There’s no season for the best holiday ever.

Why the Pacuare

“ …perhaps the greatest, family-friendly jungle raft trip in the world.”