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PEJIBAYE RIVER, TORTUGUERO, ARENAL & MANUEL ANTONIO ( 10 days / 9 nights )
Family Rafting, Turtle Nesting (seasonal), Volcano Hike and Kayak Tour (08B08)
Prices:
From US$2,870 per person in double occupancy ($285 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

PEJIBAYE RIVER, TORTUGUERO, ARENAL & MANUEL ANTONIOThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
Raft the Pejibaye River, an excellent trip for families with small children. Then on to Tortuguero to explore the inland creeks of the National Park, home to abundant wildlife. You may also have the opportunity to see turtle nesting (Jun-Oct). Fly back to San Jose before driving to the highlands to see the active Arenal Volcano and soak in a natural hot springs. Finally, three nights in Manuel Antonio, where you will hike in the National Park and take a mangrove kayak tour.
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PEJIBAYE RIVER, CARARA, MONTEVERDE, ARENAL & TAMARINDO BEACH ( 9 days / 8 nights )
Active Traveler Adventure with Horseback and Waterfall Canopy Tours (17B08)
Prices:
From US$2,735 per person based on double occupancy ($305 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

PEJIBAYE RIVER, CARARA, MONTEVERDE, ARENAL & TAMARINDO BEACHThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
Start the trip rafting the Pejibaye River, an ideal trip for families with small children (min. age 5 years). Next head to Monteverde, stopping en route at Carara National Park to look for the Scarlet Macaw then glide through the rainforest on the Waterfall Canopy Tour. At Monteverde, take a sunset horseback ride, which ends with views of the Gulf of Nicoya. In Arenal, soak in a natural hot springs under the shadow of the Volcano. Spend your last days relaxing on Tamarindo Beach.
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CORCOVADO & WILSON BOTANICAL GARDENS ( 9 days / 8 nights )
Corcovado Jungle Lodge, Drake Bay and Rainforest Gardens Tour (22B09)
Prices:
From US$2,610 per person in double occupancy ($290 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

CORCOVADO & WILSON BOTANICAL GARDENSThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
Four nights at Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge, where you’ll explore the Park, Drake Bay and Caño Island. Then walk with a Naturalist Guide in the Wilson Botanical Gardens at Las Cruces Station.
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ARENAL, MONTEVERDE & MANUEL ANTONIO ( 10 days / 9 nights )
Arenal Volcano, Rain and Cloud Forest Hiking, then Manuel Antonio (24B08)
Prices:
From US$2,640 per person in double occupancy ($265 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

ARENAL, MONTEVERDE & MANUEL ANTONIOThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
In Arenal, walk the Hanging Bridges circuit and float the Peñas Blancas River. Then soak in a natural hot springs in the shadow of an active volcano. Travel to Monteverde for a guided walk in the cloud forest and a sunset horseback ride. In Manuel Antonio, known for its beautiful seascapes, explore the area's rainforests and beaches. Optional activities include dolphin watching, canopy tours and sailing.
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SARAPIQUI, ARENAL & MONTEVERDE ( 12 days / 11 nights )
Roots of Costa Rican Culture & Nature Discovery for Families (59B08)
Prices:
From US$3,000 per person in double occupancy based on a family of two adults and two children under the age of 12 years in a quadruple room ($250 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

SARAPIQUI, ARENAL & MONTEVERDEThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
Activity-filled trip for families interested in Costa Rica’s agricultural roots and natural ecology. First head to Sarapiqui for a boat tour and visit to a working dairy farm and cacao processing center. Then head to La Selva Biological Station in the Caribbean lowlands to walk in this extraordinary bird and wildlife sanctuary. In the highlands near the Arenal Volcano, visit a sugar mill and walk the Hanging Bridges trails. Here you will also take a half-day bike ride and soak in a natural hot springs. The last days of your trip are in Monteverde, where you will walk in the Cloud Forest Reserve, visit a “bat jungle” and frog pond, and learn about coffee production on a family farm.
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CANOPY, TORTUGUERO, WHALE BAY & REVENTAZON RIVER ( 10 days / 9 nights )
Bicoastal Family Adventure with Canopy, Kayaking, Snorkeling and White Water Rafting (61C08)
Prices:
From US$3,350 per person in double occupancy ($335 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

CANOPY, TORTUGUERO, WHALE BAY & REVENTAZON RIVER This is an
Active
Itinerary
This trip takes you and your family to both of Costa Rica’s coasts on the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans and includes six guided tours. On the way to the Atlantic lowlands, take the Rainforest Canopy Tour near Braulio Carrillo National Park. In Tortuguero you’ll explore rainforest creeks by boat and kayak and learn to dance to local music with the local kids. Then fly to Palmar Sur on the Pacific coast for a 3-night stay in the Bahia Ballena (Whale Bay) area. Here you’ll whale and dolphin watch and snorkel in the Marine Park. A hike in Oro Verde Reserve is also included. On the day before your departure, raft the Class II-III Reventazon River (min age: 9 years).
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TORTUGUERO, OSA PENINSULA & MANUEL ANTONIO ( 11 days / 10 nights )
Rainforest Active Adventure on the Atlantic and Pacific with Boating, Hiking, Snorkeling, Kayaking and Canopy Tours (75C08)
Prices:
From US$4,380 per person in double occupancy ($400 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

TORTUGUERO, OSA PENINSULA & MANUEL ANTONIO This is an
Active
Itinerary
An active adventure that includes boat tours in Tortuguero, snorkeling on Cano Island, hiking in Corcovado National Park, sea kayaking in Manuel Antonio and a canopy tour. Start on the Atlantic Coast in Tortuguero, where you’ll venture deep into the rainforst via backwater creeks. While here, you may have the opportunity to see turtle nesting (June-Oct only). Then fly to Drake Bay on the Osa Peninsula on the southern Pacific Coast to snorkel off Cano Island and hike in the remote Corcovado Park as well as in Manuel Antonio. On Day 10, wrap up your adventure gliding through the forest on the Waterfall Canopy tour.
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SARAPIQUI, BAJOS DEL TORO, ARENAL, MONTEVERDE & ESTERILLOS BEACH ( 14 days / 13 nights )
Hike and Observe Wildlife at La Selva Station, Highland Spa and Biking, Cloud Forest Hike and Beach Stay (83B08)
Prices:
From US$3,808 per person in double occupancy ($272 per person per day), depending on the season and category of hotels booked.

SARAPIQUI, BAJOS DEL TORO, ARENAL, MONTEVERDE & ESTERILLOS BEACHThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
This is an activity-filled trip with several opportunities to hike in Costa Rica's forests and bird watch. You will visit the La Selva Biological Station in Sarapiqui to experience the rainforest and learn about the country's lowland wildlife and pre-Colombian culture. From here you will head to the highlands, first staying at a secluded spa resort with hiking trails to three scenic waterfalls. Next you'll stay in the Arenal Volcano area to walk the Hanging Bridges trails, soak in a natural hot springs and take a half-day bike ride. After exploring the cloud forest and a horseback ride in Monteverde, stay on the Pacific Coast.
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SARAPIQUI, CERRO DE LA MUERTE, WHALE BAY & CARARA ( 12 days / 11 nights )
Back-to-Nature Guided Exploration of Costa Rica's National Parks (84C07)
Prices:
From US$6,420 per person in double occupancy ($535 per person per day), depending on the season and category of hotels booked.

SARAPIQUI, CERRO DE LA MUERTE, WHALE BAY & CARARA This is an
Active
Itinerary
This is an active trip with nine guided nature tours. First you will take a boat tour on the Sarapiqui River and then a full day tour of La Selva Research Station and the forests surrounding it. Next head to the cloud forests near San Isidro and Cerro de la Muerte at 11,000 feet above sea level for a two-night stay and birding expedition. Travel to Ballena Marine National Park on the southern Pacific coast for snorkeling and whale and dolphin watching.
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SARAPIQUI, BAJOS DEL TORO & ARENAL ( 9 days / 8 nights )
Hike and Observe Wildlife at La Selva Biological Station, Cloud Forest Spa and Bike Tour (85B07)
Prices:
From US$2,700 per person in double occupancy ($300 per person per day), depending on the season and category of hotels booked.

SARAPIQUI, BAJOS DEL TORO & ARENALThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
This is an activity-filled trip with several opportunities to hike in Costa Rica's forests and bird watch. You will visit La Selva Biological Station in Sarapiqui to experience the rainforest and learn about the country's lowland wildlife and pre-Colombian culture. From here you will head to the highlands, first staying at a secluded spa resort with hiking trails to three scenic waterfalls. Next stay in the Arenal Volcano area to walk the Hanging Bridges trails, soak in a natural hot springs and bike on the skirts of the Volcano.
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REVENTAZON RIVER, TORTUGUERO & NOSARA ( 10 days / 9 nights )
Family Rafting on the Reventazon River, Kayaking in Tortuguero and Surf Lessons at Guiones Beach (87C08)
Prices:
From US$2,800 per person based on two adults and two children over 12 years in quadruple room ($280 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

REVENTAZON RIVER, TORTUGUERO & NOSARA This is an
Active
Itinerary
From the mountains to the beach, your family will enjoy this active vacation, which starts with a one-day white water trip on the Reventazon (min. age 9 years). Continue to Tortuguero on the Atlantic coast to kayak the backwater creeks of the National Park and observe turtle nesting (Jun to Oct only). Finally, enjoy three full days on Guiones Beach, during which you’ll take family surf classes and a horseback ride into Lagarta Private Reserve.
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CERRO DE LA MUERTE, WHALE BAY & MANUEL ANTONIO ( 11 days / 10 nights )
Cloud Forest Birding and Snorkeling at Whale Bay, then Kayaking and Horseback Riding in Manuel Antonio (91C08)
Prices:
From US$2,036 per person in double occupancy (or $185 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

CERRO DE LA MUERTE, WHALE BAY & MANUEL ANTONIO This is an
Active
Itinerary
Explore Costa Rica's central mountain range and Pacific coast. Starting with a bird watching tour in the cloud forests at Cerro de La Muerte, then two full days at Whale Bay to snorkel, dolphin watch and participate in other activities (at additional cost), such as fishing, hiking or kayaking. Before arriving in Manuel Antonio, stop to find out about life in the canopy by visiting a canopy platform 100 feet above the forest floor. Your last days will be in Manuel Antonio, where you have a sea kayaking tour and horseback ride planned before heading back to San Jose to meet your flight home.
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PACUARE-TORTUGUERO-ARENAL-MONTEVERDE-MANUEL ANTONIO ( 15 days / 14 nights )
River Rafting, Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only), Volcano, and Monteverde and Manuel Antonio Parks (A3C09)
Prices:
From US$5,520 per person in double occupancy ($184 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

PACUARE-TORTUGUERO-ARENAL-MONTEVERDE-MANUEL ANTONIO This is an
Active
Itinerary
Begin with an exciting white water day trip down the Pacuare River. Then go to Costa Rica's Atlantic Coast to Tortuguero National Park, one of the last large areas of tropical rainforest in Central America. Here too is an important sea turtle nesting beach, where from June to Oct. thousands of turtles come ashore to lay their eggs. After exploring Tortuguero, fly back to San Jose and drive to the Arenal Volcano area. Next, explore the cloud forest of Monteverde and perhaps observe the elusive and beautiful Resplendent Quetzal (Jan.-July only). Your last few days will be in Manuel Antonio on the Pacific Coast.
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TORTUGUERO & MANUEL ANTONIO (8D/7N) ( 8 days / 7 nights )
Rainforest Boat Tour and Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) then Pacific Coast Stay Explore the Tortuguero Rainforest & the Beaches of Manuel Antonio (8 Days/7 Nights) (ARSR1)
Prices:
Rainforest Boat Tour and Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) then Pacific Coast Stay Prices from $1440 to $ 1888 per person in double occupancy, depending on the season and your choice of hotels.

TORTUGUERO & MANUEL ANTONIO (8D/7N)This is a
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Itinerary
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TORTUGUERO & MANUEL ANTONIO (8D/7N) ( 8 days / 7 nights )
Rainforest Boat Tour and Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) then Pacific Coast Stay Explore the Tortuguero Rainforest & the Beaches of Manuel Antonio (8 Days/7 Nights) (ARSR2)
Prices:
Rainforest Boat Tour and Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) then Pacific Coast Stay Prices from $1144 to $ 1608 per person in double occupancy, depending on the season and your choice of hotels

TORTUGUERO & MANUEL ANTONIO (8D/7N)This is a
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Itinerary
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TORTUGUERO & MONTEVERDE (8D/7N) ( 8 days / 7 nights )
Lowland Rainforest & Cloud Forest Nature Discovery Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) with Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve (8 Days / 7 Nights) (ARSR3)
Prices:
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) with Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve Prices from $1256 to $1360 per person in double occupancy.

TORTUGUERO & MONTEVERDE (8D/7N)This is a
Great
Itinerary
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TORTUGUERO & MONTEVERDE (8D/7N) ( 8 days / 7 nights )
Lowland Rainforest & Cloud Forest Nature Discovery Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) with Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve (8 Days / 7 Nights) (ARSR4)
Prices:
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) with Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve Prices from $1352 to $1448 per person in double occupancy.

TORTUGUERO & MONTEVERDE (8D/7N)This is a
Great
Itinerary
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TORTUGUERO, ARENAL & MANUEL ANTONIO (9D/8N) ( 9 days / 8 nights )
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only), Arenal Volcano and Manuel Antonio National Park (9 Days/8 Nights) (ARSR5)
Prices:
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only), Arenal Volcano and Manuel Antonio National Park. Prices from $1332 to $1782 per person in double occupancy, depending on the season and your choice of hotels

TORTUGUERO, ARENAL & MANUEL ANTONIO (9D/8N)This is a
Great
Itinerary
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TORTUGUERO, ARENAL & MANUEL ANTONIO (9D/8N) ( 9 days / 8 nights )
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only), Arenal Volcano and Manuel Antonio National Park (9 Days/8 Nights) (ARSR6)
Prices:
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only), Arenal Volcano and Manuel Antonio National Park. Prices from $1584 to $2052 per person in double occupancy, depending on the season and your choice of hotels.

TORTUGUERO, ARENAL & MANUEL ANTONIO (9D/8N)This is a
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Itinerary
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TORTUGUERO, MONTEVERDE & MANUEL ANTONIO (9D/8N) ( 9 days / 8 nights )
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) with Monteverde and Manuel Antonio National Park (9 Days / 8 Nights). (ARSR7)
Prices:
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) with Monteverde and Manuel Antonio National Park. Prices from $1566 to $1809 per person in double occupancy, depending on the season and your choice of hotels.

TORTUGUERO, MONTEVERDE & MANUEL ANTONIO (9D/8N)This is a
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Itinerary
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TORTUGUERO, MONTEVERDE & MANUEL ANTONIO (9D/8N) ( 9 days / 8 nights )
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) with Monteverde and Manuel Antonio National Park (9 Days / 8 Nights). (ARSR8)
Prices:
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct only) with Monteverde and Manuel Antonio National Prices from $1422 to $1764 per person in double occupancy, depending on the season and your choice of hotels.

TORTUGUERO, MONTEVERDE & MANUEL ANTONIO (9D/8N)This is a
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Itinerary
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