Perfect For Spring Break & Family Vacations: Have you ever wanted to learn to scuba dive? how about surfing? thought about white water rafting? considered rappelling? you can learn to do any or all of these adventurous activities on your vacation in Costa Rica. We can add these adventures to your existing vacation package
LEARN HOW TO SCUBA DIVE! The entire family from ten years of age up can learn to scuba diving on their vacation with Bill Beard’s. They have been operating scuba diving in Costa Rica since 1970 and Bill is considered the true pioneer of diving in the country. You can learn to dive in one day in the Pacific Ocean of Costa Rica at Playa Hermosa, Playa del Coco, Playa Ocotal or Playa Flamingo in Guanacaste Province. Prolific marine life: Manta rays, whale sharks, eagle rays, schooling fish, humpback whales, dolphin, white tip reef sharks, eels, puffers and turtles can be seen on most dives. Dive sites are perfect for students. Start your tour in the morning and dive 2-tanks in the afternoon. All equipment is included. For more about learning to scuba diving in one day: GO HERE
Prefer a complete PADI scuba diving certification? You can use E Learning for your academic portion of the class and complete the confined water and open water portions of the class in Costa Rica with our excellent instructors; For more about a full scuba diving certification: GO HERE
LEARN TO SURF! Ever dreamed of standing up and riding a surf board on the Pacific Ocean of a beautiful tropical country? Well, if the answer is “yes” then this is your opportunity.
Even if you never ever tried surfing before! You can do this. There is no age limit and experienced surf instructors guarantee they will have you standing up and riding a wave the first day. Get your arms in shape by swimming or doing some easy bicep curls to prepare for the fun, you won’t want to miss any chance you get to catch a wave. Our classes are in Tamarindo, a surfing mecca, is where all the action and waves are happening. Walk to restaurants, shops and enjoy everything there is to offer this funky beach town. Waves are perfect for beginning surfers. Bill Beard’s has transportation to Tamarindo from anywhere in Costa Rica or we can set you up with a resort there directly on the beach. LEARN MORE
LEARN TO WHITEWATER RIVER RAFT! We make White water river rafting and tubing available & affordable in Costa Rica with a ten year age limit. White Water Rafting and Tubing Combo from Arenal Volcano is a great way to start your Costa Rica Holiday. Complete instructions and the training need is provided by a certified Costa Rican river guide
Be prepared for the an exciting time on this White Water Rafting and Tubing Combo, get wet and wild as you raft through rapids class III. In the second section of the river, we will change directions and continue our trip on Tubes! White Water Tubing gives you an adrenaline-packed experience with the freedom to tube wherever the river takes you! The trip route passes through thrilling Class I-II rapids on the Balsa River. Splash over ledges, bounce through drops, and ride some wild wave trains down the rapids in our specially designed tubes. LEARN MORE about this exhilarating adventure.
LEARN WATERFALL RAPPELLING & CANYONING! Canyoning and waterfall rappelling is the original “Wet’n Wild” There is an age minimum of 5: The Canyoning Rappelling tour begins with a short 4×4 drive into the tropical rainforest outside the town of La Fortuna, in the shadow of the Arenal Volcano. After leaving base camp, it is just a short drive to the turn off and then the bumpy ride to the canyon begins (approx 20 min drive).
You will trek through the forest on magical trails that lead to some of the most spectacular waterfalls in Costa Rica, a place few people get to experience. Along the way we will have the chance to discover the secrets that lie hidden deep within the canyon.
Experienced Canyoning-Rappelling Guides will carry equipment to the starting point so you use the restroom one more time before the guides start to gear you up in shaded comfort. while giving you the instructions necessary to safely enjoy this exciting experience. LEARN MORE
LEARN ZIP LINING: With just a few minutes of training with our expert certified instructors you will flying safely over the tree tops, canyons, wildlife and rivers on a cable that will give you an exciting different perspective that you will remember forever. We have zip lines avauilable thriughout the country so no matter where your in-country travels take you, we will have a zip line available for you.
Let Bill Beard’s Costa Rica set up your itinerary. We have privately escorted tours and first class accommodations throughout the country that may be added to other packages. To see all the adventure tours that Bill Beard’s operates Throughout Costa Rica: CLICK HERE
Sublimely beautiful Costa Rica has something for everyone. The treats range from exciting adventure to leisurely relaxation, and everything in between that we can add to your vacation package. Furthermore, tourists can sample the laid-back national lifestyle that ticos (the name the Costa Ricans call themselves) refer to as ‘Pura Vida’ – ‘pure life’: no stress, no hassle. All this, combined with unsurpassed natural beauty and a developed and accommodating tourist industry, makes Costa Rica a wonderful place to visit and vacation.
Our agents can set up the all inclusive or al a carte vacation package and itinerary you want throughout the country. See The Resorts & Areas We Represent That You May Choose: LEARN MORE
Our Reservation Office Is Located In La Fortuna, Costa Rica In The Shadow Of Arenal Volcano, behind the Catholic Church, Near The World Famous Hot Springs. Nothing to learn here – Just wade into the thermal waters under the waterfalls.
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