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Latinconnect – New bonus program

Posted by on May 4, 2017 in Blog, News

Latinconnect – New bonus program

ARA Tours is part of the destination managment alliance Latinconnect that unites local incoming tour operators from Latinamerica and the Caribbean. New bonus program for sellers Latinconnect as an umbrella brand to different DMC is happy to fulfill the wish of numerous clients by continuing to offer its distribution partners a joint bonus program. If you cooperate with at least four of our seven DMC partners from Panama, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Mexico, the Dominican Republic and Cuba, you’re already half-way there. You’ll find all the detailed criteria here. Also, it includes...

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PGA golf tournament: Essential Costa Rica Classic

Posted by on Apr 3, 2017 in Blog, News, Product

PGA golf tournament: Essential Costa Rica Classic

Costa Rica will be part of the PGA TOUR Latinoamérica for the first time with its golf tournament “Essential Costa Rica Classic”. PGA TOUR Latinoamérica with Costa Rica Last December representatives of “Federación Costarricense de Golf”, of the event management company “RPMTV”, of the “ICT” (Instituto Costarricense de Turismo) and of the “PGA TOUR Latinoamérica” signed the agreement here in San José with the press watching. This means a fantastic possibility to introduce and promote the golf sport. Furthermore, for the...

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New: Pura Vida eBike Seat-in Bicycle Tour

Posted by on Mar 20, 2017 in Blog, News, Product

New: Pura Vida eBike Seat-in Bicycle Tour

Explore Costa Rica by bike! In this interesting trip, ideal for recreational cyclists, you will get to know the rural Costa Rica on different cycling stages with the e-mountain bike. You’ll be accompanied by an english speaking guide. Learn more about our eBike-fleet here: ARA Tours with new eBike-fleet. Pura Vida eBike Seat-in Bicycle Tour Duration 9 nights Route San José – Orosí – Turrialba – Siquirres – Sarapiquí - Boca Tapada - La Fortuna – Sámara Realisation Defined dates, approximately 1 x per month (first date 11.07.2017) Starts on...

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New city tours

Posted by on Mar 13, 2017 in Blog, News, Product

New city tours

We’re happy to give you some information about our new city tours in our program. In all those tours you will be guided by a english-/spanish speaking tourguide. Cartago Bike & Train | 5h Totally over the San José hustle and bustle? Want to feel the wind in your hair? A change of scenery perhabs? This bike tour gives you all those things and more. It starts in San José followed by a picturesque 45 min train ride along University site as well as coffee plantations to Cartago. Upon arrival in this interesting city, you’ll be continuing by bike and finish the tour at the...

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ARA Tours’ new eBike-fleet

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in Blog, News, Product, About ARA Tours

ARA Tours’ new eBike-fleet

With our own mountainbike fleet we are able to offer our clients to discover the natural beauty of Costa Rica in their own pace. Extended product New – and additional to our existing mountainbike fleet – we added latest generation eBikes to enhance and extend our product in the biking section. Those bikes, also hybrid-bikes called, are getting more and more popular and offer the client to add some extra power or support with their included battery powered motors if needed. Modern components Our new eBikes are high tech on a new level and meet with all quality expectations. From...

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Gastronomy – Healthy and sustainable

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in Blog, News, Tips for Experts

Gastronomy – Healthy and sustainable

Costa Rica is a very attractive tourism destination in Central America because of its beautiful natural treasures, the flora and fauna. Furthermore, Costa Rica was in international news about actions taken in sustainability, for example how it produces its electricity. Video: Introduction to the natural paradise of Costa Rica But, what if we could mix sustainability and local gastronomy? Costa Rican Gastronomy Local, international or fusion cuisine, you’ll find a wide offer. Costa Rica is not a gourmet country but in many – mostly more expensive – restaurants and hotels...

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