CR SEAPLANE

Seaplanes Costa Rica makes every CR destination accessible in a fraction of the time and a lot more exciting too!

Whether you want to get from one secluded destination along the coast to another, or from the airport to your hotel in a fraction of the time, or maybe just an exciting flight buzzing just above the Pacific in search of whales or a remote surf break…Seaplanes Costa Rica and Pure Luxury can get you there. And transfer flights are made easy, seamless, and unique!

Seaplanes Costa Rica is by far the quickest and most exciting way to reach your next destination in Costa Rica whether it’s a transfer along the coast, to and from your yacht or as an exciting way to discover an uncrowded break to enjoy with a few friends. No matter the reason or destination, we can have you there in no time…and safely too. Leaving you more time for fun by saving you hours of travel time.

We combine the wondrous beauty of Costa Rica’s stunning coastline, marine life, dramatic landscapes all combined with an energy that radiates from passion, service, professionalism and excitement.

Look at some of our Seaplane experiences below or call/email us to tell us what you need, or where you want to go, and we’ll make it happen for you!  CR: (506) 8495-7351 – Toll Free: 800-314-6901

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Thrilling Seaplane Flight to Isla Tortuga & Catamaran Back to Los Suenos!

 Thrilling Seaplane Flight to Isla Tortuga & Catamaran Back to Los Suenos!

Have you ever taken off in a plane from the water? Or landed on the water in front of a tropical island and white sand beach?  If you haven’t, you are missing an incredible opportunity for a very cool experience here in paradise!

Fly with Captain Mike taking off from Herradura Bay in Costa Rica’s only certified Seaplane, where you’ll take a scenic and thrilling 20-min flight 200-ft over the Pacific to and around the white sand shores of Isla Tortuga with up to 3 of your favorite friends.

Once you arrive at Isla Tortuga, you’ll be the guest of Costa Cat Catamaran. Once on the island there’s plenty of fun things to do. Included with your Tortuga Island Fly/Cruise is a snorkel trip, an Eco trail hike and a ride around the bay on the “banana” boat. The island also offers other watersports and rentals such as wave runners, paddle boards, kayaks, paddle boats and the “Aquanaut” underwater experience.

Isla Tortuga has one of the nicest beaches you will ever experience while in Costa Rica. Chill on the beach and sip a cold drink in our beach chairs and umbrellas, all included with your day fly/cruise. Then at lunch time enjoy a generous beach buffet made daily with fresh ingredients and served with your choice of beverages.

This is by far Costa Rica’s coolest beach days – Seaplane ride to an island and a white sand beach and all the fun of Costa Cat once you arrive…bring your sunscreen and camera!

Call us today for reservations or email us at: CR: (506) 8495-7351 – Toll Free: 800-314-6901

Experience Highlights:

  • Start with thrilling 20-min ride taking off from Herradura Bay/Los Suenos over to Isla Tortuga and Nicoya Peninsula Flight with an opportunity to see dolphins and even whales from the air.
  • Spend the day relaxing and playing on the island and it’s white sand beach…the trip includes beach chairs and umbrellas, snorkeling and beach buffet lunch and beverages too.
  • Take leisurely 45-min yacht ride via the Costa Cat Catamaran back to Herredura Bay.

Prices start at only $278 per-person (two-person min) for the all-inclusive fun and adventured filled day for two people with Seaplane over to the island and Catamaran back to port.

Additional passenger can be added for $197 per-person for up to four-people total, depending on passenger loads.

We also offer full-day personally crafted Seaplane experiences to other destinations around Costa Rica, including custom surf trips to remote destinations, trips to Arenal Volcano and unique snorkel trips right off the plane!

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Beginner Surf Lessons

Make Your Costa Rica Surfing Dreams Come True

Are you ready for your very first surf? Dreaming of going back home telling friends you learned to surf in Costa Rica?! We take the anxiety away and replace it with a thrilling experience of your first surf lesson by introducing surfing in a no-pressure, no-stress, supportive, and fun way. Your lesson will be designed to meet your specific needs and pace.

Our signature private surf lessons are with a friendly, knowledgeable, and professional surf instructor will help you to enjoy the entire learning experience. We’ll have you catching waves in no time! Our instructors have spent so much time on Costa Rica waves that you can relax knowing you are in the best hands and will be safe out in the water.

Land Lesson: First, your private instructor will take you down to the beach and give you a brief, but important safety lesson and technique introduction. We want you to get as comfortable as possible with popping up on your board with the proper stance before you try it on the waves. A solid base will help you to improve quicker. You will learn about the surf environment (wind, swell, waves, currents, and tides), the local conditions, and essential surf techniques during this land lesson.

In-Water Lesson: This is the best part! During your first paddle out, you will learn how to safely control your surfboard. We’ll teach you how to paddle, stand up, and catch waves. You’ll also learn how to choose the right wave, which makes all of the difference.

The goal is to teach you everything that you need to know to feel safe, comfortable, and stoked out in the surf. And we’ll video take the whole thing if you want!

Experience Highlights:

  • Top professional surf Instructors
  • All of your surf equipment
  • Unparalleled surf locations to match your skills
  • A unique experience that has been custom designed just for you

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The Ultimate Wild Rainforest Adventure Vacation

The Ultimate Wild Rainforest Adventure Vacation

Get ready for one of the most magical weeks of your entire life! From the moment you land in Costa Rica, you won’t have to worry about a single thing. You will be swept away to a luxurious nature-infused retreat by way of a private plane.

This is a week where you won’t be able to stop smiling or be in awe. You will split your time between two of the most spectacular Costa Rica boutique rainforest resorts in two of the most beautiful places on the planet.Every detail of your luxury jungle vacation will be crafted to ensure that your experience is nothing short of extraordinary…and customized to your wishes.

Each day of your week-long vacation will include a privately guided nature activity such as horseback riding, walking to hidden waterfalls, bird watching, taking a night wildlife tour, and trekking along a ravishingly gorgeous rainforest ridge line.

When you are not adventuring out in nature, you will be enjoying gourmet and locally-inspired meals, perfectly mixed cocktails, rejuvenating spa treatments, long soaks in refreshing infinity pools, and peaceful sleeps in cloud-like beds. This is a week where you will have the opportunity to completely disconnect from your day-to-day life and reconnect with nature, yourself, and the one you are sharing this special experience with.

Summary of Experience & Inclusions:

  • Private charter flight from and to the airport and between destinations
  • Three nights at Origins Boutique Lodge in the Central Valley
  • Horseback riding in the forest
  • Wildlife night walk
  • Four nights at Lapa Rios in Osa Peninsula on the South Pacific coast
  • Choice of morning or sunset birdwatching experience
  • Waterfall excursion
  • All meals and beverages are included

Day-by-Day

Day 1 – Arrival, Meet & Greet, Origins Lodge

  • Welcome to Costa Rica! We´ll meet you right inside the airport after you clear customs. You’ll then be escorted by your private pilot to board your private flight to Origins Lodge. (40-minute flight)
  • After your short private flight, you will be transferred to Origins Lodge in a private SUV.
  • Registration at Origins – All meals included. Enjoy “fireworks of fresh flavors using original and raw ingredients,” crafted by a Michelin-Starred chef.
  • Stay in one of seven private luxury lodges at Origins. From the comfort of your handcrafted canopy bed you will be treated to a unique and unobstructed 180° view of the beautiful rainforest and valley below. You will also be able to enjoy a sunset soak in your private wood-fire heated terrace bathtub.

 

Day 2 – Relax & Explore

  • Savor a cup of Costa Rican coffee while you choose the best time to set off on a private horseback riding tour through the magical trails that surround the Origins Lodge.
  • Following your tour, the rest of the day is free to spend it how you desire.
  • Second night at Origins Lodge, relax and enjoy your surroundings.

 

Day 3 – Wildlife Night Walk

  • Morning and afternoon at leisure
  • Meet your private naturalist guide who will take you on a walk through the woods at night where you will witness the abundant nocturnal wildlife that thrives in the forests around Origins Lodge.
  • Third night at Origins Lodge – savor your last night.

 

Day 4 – Welcome to Osa Peninsula

  • After breakfast, you will be taken to your private plane and will embark on an hour long flight down to the Osa Peninsula.
  • You will be picked up in Puerto Jimenez and transported to Lapa Rios, which is only 40 minutes away.
  • Welcome to Lapa Rios – 3- multi-course meals and non-alcoholic drinks are included in your stay.
  • You will stay in an opulent rainforest bungalow at Lapa Rios for four nights. The bungalows are open-air and spaced out over a 1000-acre private rainforest reserve, which is part of what makes Lapa Rios such a remarkable property.

 

Day 5 – Relax & Explore

  • Wake up to the sound of howler monkeys! Today you will only have to decide if you’d rather go on a morning or sunset guided birdwatching tour with your very own private naturalist and birding expert.
  • The rest of the day is at leisure
  • Second night at Lapas Rio

 

Day 6 – Magical Waterfall

  • Hike through virgin rainforest to alluring waterfalls and pristine forest pools. You will be able to cool off and swim along the Carbonera River during your nature hike.
  • Third night at Lapa Rios

 

Day 7 – Rainforest Hike

  • Hike down along the gorgeous ridges of Lapa Rios’ most impressive primary and secondary forest where you will discover rare flora and fauna during this truly immersive walk.
  • Forth night at Lapa Rios

Day 7 – Hasta Pronto

At the culmination of this one-of-a-kind experience, you will be escorted back to Puerto Jimenez Airport where you will catch your last one-hour private flight back to the Juan Santa Maria International Airport in San Jose.

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Romantic Sunset Cruise & Candlelit Beach Dinner

Romantic Sunset Cruise & Candlelit Beach Dinner

Imagine cruising on the sundrenched Pacific with the love of your life, or a few of your favorite people on lavish 51-ft Private Yacht on your way to a private beach to enjoy a gourmet beach dinner already set up hosted for you by a private chef. This dreamy afternoon and evening is realty with PurLuxury.

Leaving the docks in the afternoon you’ll cruise the calm Pacific around nearby islands watching dolphins play and turtles cruising as you relax and sip your favorite adult beverage, munching on some amazing snacks. If you wish we can even anchor near a neighboring island to let you jump in the warm tropical waters for swim and snorkel. After your swim you then sit on the bow bed for and work on your tan fanned by fresh breezes off the ocean.

Then we take you to a secluded white sand beach where a beautiful beach dinner has been set up just for you complete with Tiki Torches as you sip champagne as the sunsets. Meanwhile an award winning chef prepares and serves a gourmet dinner from a menu curated by you and our Experience Designers.

After a relaxing and luxurious dining experience you’ll jump back on the yacht to cruise back to the docks as the sunsets on an incredibly romantic day.

Experience Highlights:

  • 50-ft Fairline Sport Cruiser
  • Air-conditioned Salon
  • Use of the Master Cabin and Bath
  • Your favorite adult beverages and assorted appetizers
  • Custom dinner menú with mixology menu
  • Luxurious beach set-up including tiki torches & bonfire
  • Couples oriented experience, but small groups will enjoy too

Experience Lenght: 4-hours/Full-day experience upon request

Price based for two guest minimun: $3,000

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Luxurious Adventure Day on the Pacific

Luxurious Adventure Day on the Pacific

From the moment you step abroad this 51-ft Power Catamaran in Guanacaste Costa Rica, you will be treated to an epic day on the clear warm blue waters of the Pacific. This private charter is the epitome of luxury at sea. There is truly no finer way traverse the Pacific coastline of Costa Rica than on a posh catamaran with opulent amenities.

There are three beautiful staterooms and enough lounge and outdoor space to comfortably accommodate you and up to 18 of your favorite guests. Delectable gourmet food and exotic beverages will be served throughout your excursion. All you have to do is kick back, sip cocktails, enjoy your company, and admire the exquisite beauty of the ocean. You will be doted upon and very well taken care of.

The day is yours and you can custom design your itinerary to meet your wildest ocean desires. Whether you want to explore secret beaches, surf uncrowded breaks, dive lively reefs, stand-up paddle board in protected bays, cast a rod and catch lunch, rev up and away on your own jet ski, or any combination of activities, the day is dedicated to you and how you want to spend it.

Experience Highlights:

  • Luxury 51-ft Catamaran for up to 18 Guest
  • Customized Itinerary (we will help you design the best for you)
  • Food & Beverages Included (can be catered as well)
  • All the Toys, Jet Ski, Surfboards, SUP’s, Snorkel Gear
  • Fishing on Way to Destination…can you say Sushi!
  • Dolphin and Whale Watching

Choose from Half or Full-Day Experiences:

  • Half-day from $2,000 (8am – 12:30pm / 1:30pm – 5:30pm)
  • Full-day from $3,750 (9am – 5pm)

Overnight (up to 6 guest)

  • 8am – 8am or 4pm – 4pm next day from $3,750

Surfing to Witches Rock & Ollie’s Point – (up to 6 guest)

  • One day + night from $3,750
  • Two day + night from $3,750

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Luxury Big Game Fishing

Yes, Big Game Fishing can be done in Luxury!

If you’re looking for the ultimate combination service, quality and luxury to make a day hunting the big boys amazing…welcome aboard Seacario. This custom-built fishing yacht will help you slay Marlin, Sailfish and Tuna in comfort and class. With a history competing in multiple world-class tournaments, there’s no better choice for catching big fish!

Seacario, is a modern 48-ft Jarret Bay built in North Carolina with twin Cummins engines and features all the creatures of comfort for a big day of offshore big game fishing. With air-conditioned cabin with two staterooms with bathroom/shower, kitchen, fridge, full bar and comfortable seating for 8-10 people its great for the whole family or a group of buddies.

These Costa Rica big game waters feature a diverse range of large billfish including; blue marlin, striped marlin, black marlin, sailfish, yellowfin tuna, mahi-mahi and wahoo. And on the way out, enjoy some whale and dolphin watching.

Experience Highlights:

  • 48-ft Luxury Jarrett Bay Fishing Yacht
  • Experienced Captain with a great service driven crew
  • Snacks, soft drinks, water, domestic beers
  • Full-day includes preparing what you catch for Lunch
  • Custom catering available for either half day or full
  • Bring everyone as this luxury yacht comfortably holds up to 10 of your favorite people.

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Incredible Day of Sport Fishing

Incredible Day of Sport Fishing

Costa Rica is world famous for having the best big game bill-fishing waters in the world. The action is so good sometimes people get tired of catching fish! The warm waters of the Pacific attract a diverse species of large billfish including; blue marlin, striped marlin, black marlin and sailfish. Anglers in search of marlin should expect a tough fight taking up to a couple hours. Other local and migrating species are also abundant in these waters; roosterfish, yellowfin tuna, mahi-mahi and wahoo among others.

This great Costa Rican fishing experience starts with beautiful 38-ft Out Islander Express with an awesome and experienced crew ready to make your day on the water exciting, yet carefree. Our fishing yacht features all the comforts needed for a great day on the water including air-conditioned cabin with a full bed, kitchen, dining table, fridge, fully equipped bathroom and comfortable seating for 8-10 people. So, grab your buddies or your family and enjoy this exiting and amazing day fishing on the Pacific.

Experience Highlights:

  • 38-ft Luxury Fishing Boat
  • Twin 450HP Cummins Engines
  • Experienced Captain with service driven crew
  • Snacks, fruits, soft drinks, water and domestic beers
  • Full-day includes preparing what you catch for lunch or we can arrange for special catering too

The boat leaves out of Papagayo Marina but can launch from Flamingo for a small charge.

  • Half-day is 7am-Noon
  • Full-day is 7am-4pm

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Magical Rainforest & Private Waterfall Hike

Magical Rainforest & Private Waterfall Hike

If you have ever explored hidden paradise or hiked an uncrowded trail through a rainforest before, This incredible day journey will remind you just how amazing Mother Nature is at creating a natural wonderland.  This beautiful and private day hike travels four-miles into the rainforest in one of Costa Rica’s most stunning National Parks. You will not only see abundant wildlife pointed out by your own naturalist guide, but you’ll enjoy soaking in the numerous warm thermal springs and waterfalls spilling into bright pools of hypnotic blue waters.

On this rainforest experience you engage all the senses including magical colors and the smell that of wild orchids. Feel the natural warm healing waters of the volcanic river, enjoy the music of waterfalls and the calls of the howler monkey. This is a hike and experience you’ll be sharing with other for years to come.

Experience Highlights:

  • Welcome Drinks Upon Arrival
  • Hike Through Lush Rainforest and Volcanic Lava Formations
  • Enjoy Turquoise-Colored Waterfall and Swimming Holes
  • Private Nature Guide
  • Lunch on the Property
  • Private Luxury SUV Transportation
  • Bring Your Suit and Camera!

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Private Catamaran Tour

Half-Day All-Inclusive Sailing Trip up the Pacific Coast

One of the best ways to explore Costa Rica’s dreamy coastline and have the opportunity to relax, spot marine wildlife like humpback whales, dolphins, sea turtles, and jumping stingrays is to set sail. What makes this particular sailing trip special is that while you are sailing the coastline where you can stop and swim, snorkel and be treated to an open bar. Your captain and crew will take fabulous care of you too.

Half way through your sail, you will anchor up at a secluded and pristine bay where you can go paddle boarding, kayaking, or snorkeling. All of the gear for fun is provided. Another amazing option for your time in the bay is to just float on a noodle with a cold beverage in hand. This is the type of day where you will have not a worry in the world…except to enjoy.

Experience Highlights:

  • Private Charter for You, Family and Friends
  • See Exotic Marine Wildlife (Dolphin, Whales, Manta Rays, Turtles)
  • Watersport Toys
  • Anchoring at Secluded Beach
  • Great Food & Beverage on Board, or Special Catering is Available.

 

Rates 

$1,690 for a 4-hour private  Experience for up to 16 guest

Boarding at Flamingo Marina at 8:30am for Morning Experience or 2:00pm for Sunset Cruise.

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