Small and safe but full of adventure and activities to experience, there really is a staggering amount to see in Costa Rica. There are smouldering volcanoes, lush tropical forests, serene cloud-forests, unspoiled beaches, and a diverse range of flora and fauna on show everywhere in a riot of vivid colours. From river-floating to rafting and canopy walkways to zip-lining, it is a country that caters for all tastes and ages.

Flight Time

Approx. 11 hours

Time Zone

UTC -6

Recommended Airlines

American Airlines, British Airways, Iberia and United Airlines

Where can you fly from?

Flights to Costa Rica are available from a choice of airports including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow

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