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Costa Rica holidays 2020 & 2021

Costa Ricans have a saying: they’re rich in paradise. And it’s true — their homeland is ecologically unspoiled. For our specialists, holidays to Costa Rica are all about immersing yourself in its pristine ecosystems. We have thoroughly explored this small, safe Central American country, which lends itself easily to driving, and can advise on everything from zip-lining (if you’re seeking more adventurous activities), to where to bathe in thermal waters. We’ll also suggest how to increase your chances of spotting wildlife such as endangered green macaws or nesting turtles.

Your trip might take in remote, jungle-fringed coastline with beaches that stretch as far as the eye can see. Or quasi-magical cloudforest with moss-cloaked trees, hummingbirds flitting between orchids and the elusive resplendent quetzal. Then there’s the volcanic central valley with waterfalls and hot springs, and wetlands that thrum with everything from minuscule poison dart frogs to caimans, crocodiles and manatees.

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Suggested itineraries for Costa Rica

These itineraries give you a starting point for what your trip to Costa Rica could entail. They cover routes we've found work particularly well and feature some of our favourite places to stay. Treat them as inspiration, as each trip is created uniquely for you.

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Our expert guides to travelling in Costa Rica

Written by our specialists from the viewpoint of their own travels, these guides will help you decide on the shape of your own trip to Costa Rica. Aiming to inspire and inform, we share our recommendations for how to appreciate Costa Rica at its best.

My travels in Costa Rica

Overseas product specialist Scott captured this footage on his recent trip to Costa Rica. He canoed on rivers through rainforest, visited plunging waterfalls and explored the many beaches and volcanoes. He also encountered some of the varied wildlife, including hummingbirds, scarlet macaws and poison dart frogs.

My travels in Costa Rica
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