Pacuare outdoor center

Pacuare River Rafting

The Best Costa Rica Rafting & Lodging Company

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Rio Vista Lodge

The newest lodge on the Pacuare River

Pacuare river rafting is adventuring in paradise

We have the best lodge on the Pacuare River. Raft right up to our lodge, kick back, and adventure on at the Rio Vista Lodge. Experience Costa Rica in comfort with Pacuare Outdoor Center.

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Why Choose Pacuare Outdoor Center for your 2024 Costa Rica vacation?

Since 2003, Pacuare Outdoor Center has been at the forefront of adventure in Costa Rica, specializing in Pacuare river rafting, ziplining, rappelling, student and group travel. Our commitment to sustainability is reflected in our eco-friendly lodges, offering immersive nature experiences. We provide comprehensive adventure packages, ranging from two to four days, designed to connect you with the beauty and culture of Costa Rica.

  • 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 everywhere else.
  • Our Pacuare Pledge: Adventure with a purpose, supporting environmental and community efforts.
year round Pacuare

We offer our 3-Day Raft+Zip year-round. There’s no season for the best holiday ever.

Pacuare River rafting next to a waterfall
Why the Pacuare

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