SONAS VENTURES LLC 

                  Boston & Costa Rica
COSTA RICA
TOURS & ACTIVITIES

Step 1: Preview Tours Below
Step 2: Complete Reservation Form here
Step 3: Make Payment here
STAND UP PADDLEBOARDING
LESSONS:

Our lessons range from a beginner with no experience to advanced. You will feel comfortable with our instructors on the bay or river learning the proper paddle techniques and safety precautions, which is knowledge you will take with you forever and pass down to your children or your friends and family. Even if you have already had a lesson before, it's best to have one here since we will teach you about our waterways. Since you are going on an excursion to another beautiful beach, your lesson includes a tour of San Juanillo Village and Ostional Village, where the turtles come lay their eggs.

SAN JUANILLO BAY:
$85 Group of 3+ people
$95 Semi-Private of 2 people
$115 

Transportation:
$45 Each Way
STAND UP PADDLEBOARDING
RENTALS:

Our board rentals are available to experienced stand up paddleboarders and you must either have a lesson with us first or inform us of our previous stand up paddleboard experience in order to qualify for a rental.  Most of our boards are high quality stand up paddlesurf boards.  There are many things involved when renting a stand up paddleboard and equipment, which are caring for the board, security of your board locked up when you aren't using it, your skills in handling the board and using the board.  A security deposit is required for each board.  Click HERE to see our board rental selections.

SUP BOARDS available for rent:
11'2" Bic Acetec (Red / White)
9'6" Naish Mana (Yellow / White)
9'0" Coreban Fusion (Kelly Green / White)
9'0" Coreban Fusion (Lime Green / White)
9'0" Coreban Bomb (Wood Grain / White)



PREMIUM BOARDS for rent:
9'6" Coreban Carbon Fibre Platinum Series (Royal Blue)
SUP SURFING | PADDLESURFING
Please see our SUP page for more information.
SURF LESSONS
Includes instructor & surfboard rental during lesson, are on land and in the water, and last from 1 hour to 1.5 hours, depending upon your ability.

LOCATIONS: 
Playa Guiones, Main Street
  (Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced)
Playa Guiones, North
  (Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced)
Playa Ostional
  (Beginner & Advanced)
Playa Pelada 
  (Intermediate)

RATES: 
GROUP (3+ people): $55pp
SEMI-PRIVATE (2 people): $65
PRIVATE (1 person): $75

To Reserve, please COMPLETE the following:
Registration Form
Liability Waiver
Transportation Request

Payment, below.

GROUP SURF LESSON

$55.00

SEMI-PRIVATE SURF LESSON

$65.00

PRIVATE SURF LESSON

$75.00

SNORKEL & BEACH EXCURSION - SAN JUANILLO
Join us at the most beautiful beach around Nosara, San Juanillo Bay!  You don't have to love snorkeling to enjoy this excursion.  Come along to swim, sunbath, snap some more gorgeous photos, relax and reflect and to explore more of what Costa Rica has to offer!  This beach is in a protected bay, so it is calm enough to swim and it is safe to snorkel inside the bay. 

INCLUDES: 
- Round-trip ground transportation to the beach from Guiones, Nosara, Ostional. 
- Snorkel Equipment
- Local Snorkel Tour Guide
- Lunch, Breakfast or Dinner du jour at a local establishment on the way back.

Add ons:
Stand Up Paddleboard Lesson, $45
Stand Up Paddleboard Rental, $25
Snorkel Boat Tour
Nature Boat Tour
Fishing Trip (Half Day)
Fishing Trip (Full Day)
Scuba Boat Tour (Half Day)

JUNGLE & LAND ACTIVITIES:

  1.) ATV Jungle Tour
San Juanillo - $95.00
Guiones- $95.00

  2.) ATV Waterfall Tour (seasonal May-December)
Guiones/Nosara- $115.00

  3.) ATV Coffee Tour
Guiones- $115.00

  4.) ATV Beach Tour
Playa Conchal- $95.00

  5.) Volcano Tour (min 3ppl) $195.00 Full day tour pp w/ Lunch incl.
        Full Day tour to the volcano of your choice:
-Miravalles: 
-Rincon De La Vieja: 5hr drive
  -Arenal: 5.5hr drive
-Poas: 6+hr drive
*Transportation Included for all volcano tours.

  6.) Rainforest Tour (min 3ppl) $195
Full day tour to Manuel Antonio.
6.5 hour drive from Nosara 
*Transportation Included.

  7.) Cloud-Forest Tour (min 3ppl) $195
Full day tour to Monteverde. 
4.5 hour drive from Nosara
       *Transportation Included.

  8.) Turtle Tour 10.00 pp (seasonal)

SONAS SURF BREAK HOSTEL, Ostional

(Add in a full meal with bottomless coffee, water and/or juice for an additional $10pp)

Sit at the Camamar and view the presentation in English on the details of the turtle hatchings by the Olive Ridley Sea Turtles that come up each first quarter moon to lay their eggs right here at Playa Ostional.  


  9.)  Crocodile Tour- Inquire for pricing.

  10.) Monkey Refugee Visit: $65.00pp
          SIBU 
  + additional $10.00pp transportation each way within 30 min radius.
  Tue & Thur: 10:30am-12:30pm

  11.) Horseback Riding: $55.00pp
      Beach tours and jungle tours are available in areas of San Juanillo, Ostional,   Pelada, Guiones, Nosara, Conchal and Tamarindo.

  12.) 4-HR Waterfall Hike

Ostional

$45pp group 3+, $65pp semi-private; $115pp private

Includes tour guide, transportation to the hiking base, tour guide to carry your water. Things to do and see here: Exercise climbing up a mountain near four waterfalls, which is rocky among thick vegetation, where you may see magnificent colorful butterflies, caterpillars, animals, and/or monkeys  Waterfalls are best from September 15 through December 15 and you may not get any waterfalls during other times depending upon how much rain there is or was during rainy season.  Summer dry months are December 15 to April 15.  

Wear gear for hiking and closed toed shoes, preferable ones good for hiking through water and on slippery rocks. Bring water and your guide will carry it or bring a waterpak.  Walking stick may be helpful that you can find along the way as well. 


13.) 3-HR Zipline Canopy Tour

Guiones or Ostional: 

$75pp group 2+ people, $135pp private

(includes ride from Ostional/Guiones/Tamarindo)

GUIONES area canopy includes zipline of 13 platforms, beautiful views, magnificent heights.

What to wear. Closed toed shoes. Non-cotton clothes in case you get wet and you may have time to swim if there is enough water up high.

TAMARINDO area canopy does not have as many platforms.

ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES: 

HEALTH & WELLNESS:
  Yoga:
  approx. $10.00-15.00 depending on location. 
  Massage: 
  $55-95/hr depending upon location.
  Facial: 
  Inquire for pricing. 

TRANSPORTATION & TOURS

  One way-Trip Ground Transportation Liberia Airport: up to $180 for private         taxi. Inquire for pricing. (Best for group travel)

  Scheduled Shuttle from Liberia Airport:
   Liberia Airport to Tamarindo: $35.00 pp one way
   Liberia Airport to Guiones: $55.00 pp one way.
   Liberia International Airport: $75.00 pp one way.

  Round-Trip Ground Transportation San Jose Airport: prices vary. Approximately   $385.00 one way. Inquire for rates. 
  
  Car Rental- CLICK HERE

  ATV/Quad Rental- $55-85 per day

  Bicycle Rental- Inquire for pricing. 

  Electric Bicycle Rental-Inquire for pricing. 


PLAYA OSTIONAL EXCURSION - 4 to 8 hours

$85pp group 3+, $125 semi-private, $250 private

Join us for a day at the beach! Chill out, relax and have breakfast, lunch or dinner with bottomless coffee, juice, water (included) walk the beach, explore the town and if you are a strong swimmer familiar with strong currents, take a swim or rent a surfboard or stand up paddlesurfboard onsite if the turtles are not nesting. Beginner surf lessons in the whitewater are available for hire at low tide and the intermediate stand up paddlesurf lessons are available when instructors are available. Call ahead or request a lesson online at RESERVATIONS. View the Olive Ridley sea turtles on the beach if they are in season, stay overnight at the hostel, see the turtle conservation educational video presentation and/or tap into the wifi internet for a small fee.

Includes:

  • Round-trip transportation to/from your location as far north as Playa Tamarindo and as far south as Playa Samara.
  • 2-Hours at the Camamar Surfbreak Inn beachfront veranda located in the village of Ostional where the Olive Ridley Sea Turtles Nest. 
  • One full meal with unlimited coffee, tea, water or juice served at the inn at the beachfront, open-air, sand floor veranda sheltered from sun.
  • On-site bathrooms, showers, outdoor shower, washing facilities, clothesline, clothes dryer ($5), wifi ($5 per week per group) and clothesline.
  • Walking distance to the towns limited facilities such as the turtle conservation, a mini-supermarket, a restaurant, a bar, one souvenir shop if open, small eating establishments, doctor, soccer field, a surf shop and longboard surfboards and stand up paddleboards are available on-site for rent or with lesson at CAMAMAR. Please reserve ahead of time at RESERVATIONS to be sure we have the size and/or instructor available for you. Rates below.


4-HOUR PLAYA GUIONES VILLAGE & BEACH EXCURSION.  

$45pp group 3+, $55pp semi-private; $115 private.

Includes drop off and pick-up from Ostional to Guiones, which is a 20-30 minute drive each way.

Explore the village and take advanced of the fine dining, shopping, drinking, people watching, outdoor cafe sitting, and/or smoothie bar lounging. You may also be interested in renting or hiring bicycles, surfboards, surf lessons, sup boards, sup lessons, electric bicycles, atv quad tours or rentals, horsebackriding, and/or yoga sessions.


 
10% discount for former clients, ticos (costa rica nationals), referrals, hotels, travel agencies & tour companies who make the reservation.  

If you would like to earn a 10% commission, please email us the name you will give your clients when they book a tour.  Your client will receive 5% towards their second booking with us and you will earn 10% commission.