9 day escorted tour Itinerary

Costa Rican Adventure

Go back to nature

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Go back to nature with this amazing tour that will enchant you for the spectacular scenery and exotic wildlife. The ultimate adventure-filled experience. Be prepared for hiking among misty cloud forests, volcanic peaks, dramatic waterfalls and turtle-nesting beaches. A virtually unspoilt country, Costa Rica offers eco-lodges and sustainable excursions ideal for wildlife watchers and the more adventurous travellers. Group Departures: 2017: 14th Jan, 18th Feb, 18th March, 15th April, 13th May, 17th June, 15th July, 12th Aug, 16th Sep, 14th Oct, 18th Nov 2018: 13th Jan, 17th Feb, 17th March, 14th April, 12th May, 16th June, 14th July, 11th Aug, 15th Sep, 13th Oct, 18th Nov, 08th Dec

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Cruise the rivers and canals of Tortuguero National Park
  • Go birdwatching in Saraquipi
  • Visit the volcanoes in Arenal
  • Hike to La Fortuna for a leisurely swim
  • Cross the cloud forest of Monteverde for a canopy tour

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
9 days
Destination Breakdown
  • 1 night
  • Tortuguero
    2 nights
  • Sarapiqui
    1 night
  • 2 nights
  • Monte Verde
    1 night
  • 1 night
Options
Private or Group basis
Included
  • Accommodation as detailed with private facilities (in case of early transfer breakfast cannot be guaranteed).
  • Meals included as stated. Breakfast is usually a Western style buffet in your hotel, while most other meals are taken in local restaurants.
  • Services of an English speaking guide, transfers and tours on a seat-in-coach basis.
  • All entrance fees and government taxes as appropriate.
Not included
  • Optional excursions
  • Tips for the guide and driver
  • Domestic and international departure taxes (approx US$28)
  • International flights.
  • San Jose

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Capital of Costa Rica
    • Starting point to many Costa Rican itineraries
    • Visit the Jade Museum and the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum
    • Direct flights from the UK
  • Tortuguero

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Braulio Carrillo Rainforest National Park
    • Tortuguero National Park
    • Floating tour through the famous Tortuguero canals
    • Great for spotting monkeys and bird watching
  • Sarapiqui

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Horseback riding
    • White water rafting
    • Butterfly farm
    • Selva Verde Private Reserve
  • Arenal

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Hike around Arenal Volcano
    • Arenal Lake
    • Hot springs
    • La Fortuna Waterfalls
  • Monte Verde

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Monteverde cloud forest
    • Selvatura Park
    • Hanging bridges
    • Zip lining
  • Itinerary Highlights

    • Rio Negro Tubing Adventure
    • Horseback riding
    • Rincon de La Vieja national park
    • Mud baths and thermal waters