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CAD4,255 Per person
10 days
Includes transfers
Includes activities
Includes hotels

Designed to be a family adventure they will never forget this trip will take you through the different environments of Costa Rica with plenty of opportunities for adventure along the way. There will be zip lining and hanging bridges and there will also be beach and spas. We've also included a private guide for you so that it's got that exclusive touch.

Itinerary highlights

  • Explore the canal networks of Tortuguero National Park.

  • Zip line through the cloudforest and relax in a natural hot spring.

  • See a huge array of wildlife from tiny frogs to sloths and tropical birds.

  • Trek in the shadow of the Arenal Volcano.

  • Relax on the beach, or take a surf lesson instead.

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Treat this trip purely as a starting point for your own tour to Costa Rica. Your specialist will ask you what you want and then shape your itinerary to match.

  • Your trip will be unique
  • We work to your interests and budget
  • Advice from first-hand expertise
  • San Jose and Central Valley
  • Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast
  • Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves
  • Nosara Beach

Itinerary idea in detail

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Day 1 San Jose and Central Valley

San Jose and Central Valley

When you arrive in San Jose you will be met and driven to your hotel in the hills near the city to relax and recover from the flight by the pool.

Day 2 Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast

San Jose and Central Valley , Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast

Early in the morning you will be collected via a shared transfer and driven through the Braulio Carrilo National Park, stopping for breakfast soon after and making your way over to the Caribbean coast. Part of the journey to your lodge takes you down the famous canals leading to Tortuguero National Park and this will be your first opportunity to spot wildlife in the water and along the treeline. You will have a group excursion this afternoon.

Day 3 Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast

Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast

As part of your stay there are various shared tours and excursions included, mainly on the search for various wildlife within the National Park and the surrounding waterways.

Day 4 Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves

Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast , Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves

You will get a different view of the park today as you board a light aircraft to fly to the town of La Fortuna, next to the Arenal Volcano. Your private driver will be there to meet you in Arenal and you will have the rest of the day at leisure.

Day 5 Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves

Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves

This morning you will enjoy a shared excursion to the Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge.

Day 6 Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves

Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves

Your hanging bridges tour offers a detailed and unique perspective on the flora and fauna of the tropical primary forest through a series of trails and bridges with a specialist local guide.

Day 7 Nosara Beach

Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves , Nosara Beach

To finish the trip we've suggested a couple of days at Nosara beach. This isn't just a beautiful stretch of sand, it is also a great place for surfing, paddle boarding, horse riding, fishing and yoga.

Day 8 Nosara Beach

Nosara Beach

Time to enjoy the beach.

Day 9 Nosara Beach

Nosara Beach

At leisure.

Day 10 Return home

Nosara Beach

Saying goodbye to it all your driver will take you to San Jose airport to start your journey home.

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