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Arenal
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Click on the category you prefer for a list of related trips: family, relaxing, moderately active , active and self drive. Or contact our trip planners, who will be delighted to create the ideal itinerary for you.
FAMILY ITINERARIES
These trips are for families with children of all ages. They include plenty of activities and use hotels suitable for families because of their amenities, services, location and room configurations. These trips feature longer stays in fewer places, reducing time spent in cars and planes.

FEATURED FAMILY ITINERARY
Reventazon River, Tortuguero & Nosara
Rafting, Kayaking and Surf Lessons at Guiones Beach (10D/9N)
White water rafting on the Reventazon. Then kayak in the flooded Tortuguero rainforest and see turtle nesting (seasonal). End at Guiones Beach, where your family will take surf classes and a horseback ride into a nature reserve. From $2,800 per person based on 2 adults and 2 children. See the complete itinerary.

RELAXING ITINERARIES
The name says it. These itineraries are designed to be truly no effort experiences. You will be chauffeured from one place to another and the sites visited do not require any extraordinary physical activity or effort.

FEATURED RELAXING ITINERARY
Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge & Xandari Plantation
Rainforest and Coffee Lands (8D/7N)
Three days at a private reserve bordering Corcovado National Park where you will visit a majestic waterfall and picnic on Caño Island. Then a stay at Xandari Plantation to walk the hotel's trails, admire valley views and visit a nearby spa village (optional). From $2,135 p/p dbl occ. See the complete itinerary.

SELF DRIVE ITINERARIES
If you love to drive and are bored by driving in the US, renting a car and driving in Costa Rica might just be the adventure of your dreams. It can also be a nightmare. If you choose this route, be aware that driving conditions in Costa Rica are terrible: pot-holes, few road signs and drivers passing on blind curves - sometimes all at once. Read more about driving in Costa Rica...

FEATURED SELF DRIVE ITINERARY
Osa Peninsula, Arenal & Monteverde
Self Drive Adventure (9D/8N)
Start on the Osa Peninsula where you'll explore remote Corcovado Natl Park. Then fly back to San Jose to pick up your rental car and drive to Monteverde to hike in the cloud forest and perhaps observe the rare and beautiful Quetzal (Jan to July only). Before driving back to San Jose, go to the Arenal Volcano area, to walk the Hanging Bridges trails. From US$2,260 p/p (with Suzuki Sidekick or similar). $225,415 (with Hummer or similar). See the complete itinerary.

MODERATELY ACTIVE ITINERARIES
Including activities such as full morning hikes in one or two of the sites and class III-IV whitewater rafting. These activities are suitable for anyone in reasonably good physical condition. Our older clients regularly participate in these itineraries without any problem.

FEATURED MODERATELY ACTIVE ITINERARY
Tortuguero, Corcovado & South Pacific Beach
North and South Coast Family Explorer
(9D/8N)

Explore Tortuguero National Park with a guide and perhaps view the Atlantic Green Sea Turtle laying her eggs (seasonal). Stay at Tortuga Lodge. Go to the Osa Peninsula to hike in Corcovado National Park, returning to your deluxe tent home at La Leona Lodge. Then head south, for a stay on the beach. From $3,660 p/p in dbl occ. See the complete itinerary.

ACTIVE ITINERARIES
These itineraries include whitewater rafting with camping (one-day raft trips are Moderately Strenuous), demanding hikes, and long horseback rides. Potential guests are expected to be aware of the nature and demands of these trips and judge whether they are suited for this experience. Emotional balance, maturity, and spirit of adventure are essential qualifications.

FEATURED ACTIVE ITINERARY
Pejibaye River, Tortuguero & Guanacaste
Family Rafting, Rainforest Boat Tour & Nosara Beach (10D/9N) Full day family river trip and guided tour into the Tortuguero Rainforest. Turtle observation (June-Oct only). End your trip with two full days on Nosara Beach, where you and your family can learn to surf (at additional cost). From $2,870 p/p in dbl occ. See the complete itinerary.

WEDDING & HONEYMOON ITINERARIES
Whether it be a barefoot beach wedding, a more formal ceremony overlooking the cloud forest, or an adventure honeymoon, Costa Rica Expeditions will take extra care to make it special. Check out a list of sample honeymoon itineraries or go to our wedding and honeymoon section.

SEARCH VACATIONS BY ACTIVITY
Costa Rica has extraordinary wildlife, some of the best rafting in the world, exhilarating hikes, world-class tarpon and snook fishing, fine breaks for Pacific or Atlantic surfing, and a rich equestrian tradition. Pick your activity and we have an itinerary that includes it: Wildlife & Birding, Rafting, Fishing, Biking and more...

 

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Turtle nesting in Tortuguero (July-Oct)

MOST VIEWED ITINERARIES

2-7 day trips

Arenal, Manuel Antonio & Monteverde

Trips including Tortuguero

Arenal, Tortuguero & Monteverde

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MULTI DAY TRIPS

Tortuguero Jungle Odyssey (3D/2N)
From $358 p/p dbl occ.

Tortuguero Jungle Expedition (2D/1N)
From $378 p/p dbl occ.

Monteverde Cloud Forest Ody (3D/2N)
From $348 p/p dbl occ.

Rain & Cloud Forest Odyssey (7D/6N)
From $1034 p/p dbl occ

Corcovado Rainforest Odyssey (3D/2N)
From $708 p/p dbl occ

Pacuare River Adventure (2-3D)
From $259 p/p dbl occ.

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