Explore Costa Rica

  • Best price guaranteed
  • No booking fees
  • duration 15 days
  • tour type Group Tour
  • age requirement 14+ yrs
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
map
  • Starts San Jose, Tours to Costa Rica
  • Ends San Jose Airport , Tours to Costa Rica
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Nature and wildlife The opportunity to see sloths, monkeys and brightly coloured frogs, together with some of Costa Rica's spectacular birdlife
  • Volcanoes Admire the classic coneshape of Arenal and the vastness of Poas
  • Tortuguero Cruise the jungle waterways and explore the rainforest in search of abundant wildlife in this 'mini Amazon'
  • Monteverde Search for the beautiful quetzal in this remarkable cloudforest reserve
Start in San Jose and end in San Jose Airport, the Explore Costa Rica trip is a guided active and outdoor tour that takes 15 days. You will travel through Cartago, Manuel Antonio National Park, Guayabo and 8 other destinations in Costa Rica. Explore Costa Rica is a small group trip which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

For a tiny country, Costa Rica packs a huge wildlife punch. Containing 5% of the world's biodiversity, its thick forests teem with life, from brightly coloured toucans to slow-moving sloths. With adventure and beautiful beaches to boot, this two-week trip won't disappoint. From April 2020 we have changed the itinerary - among other changes, we are now including whitewater rafting on the Pacuare River. Please click on the date you want, to choose the correct itinerary. Tortuguero - Cruise the jungle waterways and explore the rainforest of this 'mini Amazon' Adventure - Whitewater raft, fly through the canopy on a zip wire or hike on volcanoes Manuel Antonio - Share the stunning white-sand beaches with sun-bathing iguanas and capuchin monkeys
Customer reviews
5 - Excellent
Based on 2 reviews
Excellent
5 - Excellent
  • Mark
  • On Sep 16 2019
“Great country bought to life by a legendary leader”
Excellent
5 - Excellent
  • Diana
  • On Sep 16 2019
“Our guide Juan Carlos made this trip.He was always with us and available for questions/concerns etc.
His attention to detail was amazing.”
ITINERARY Expand All
Select Tour Version:
  • Day 1 : Join tour in San Jose
  • Day 2 : Visit the Doka Coffee Estate; tour of San Jose
  • Day 3 : Drive to Turrialba via the Irazu volcano; visit Guayabo
  • Day 4 : Free day; CATIE Agricultural Research Station optional visit
  • Day 5 : Travel by bus and boat to Tortuguero National Park
  • Day 6 : Full day to explore the park searching for wildlife
  • Day 7 : Journey by boat to Cano Blanco, drive to Arenal
  • Day 8 : Free Day to explore the area
  • Day 9 : Travel to the Monteverde Cloudforest Reserve
  • Day 10 : Nature walk in the cloudforest searching for wildlife
  • Day 11 : Free day; options include walks in the reserve
  • Day 12 : Drive south to Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Day 13 : Explore Manuel Antonio's wildlife and beaches
  • Day 14 : Free day in Manuel Antonio
  • Day 15 : Travel back to San Jose International Airport
WHAT'S INCLUDED Download PDF Brochure
Meals
  • 14 Breakfast, 3 Lunch, 2 Dinner
Accommodation
  • 2 nights premium hotel
  • 4 nights comfortable lodge
  • 8 nights comfortable hotel
Transport
  • Bus, Boat
Guide
  • Explore Tour Leader / Driver, Boat Crew
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to San Jose and from San Jose Airport are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Explore Costa Rica tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
Why Book with Bookmundi
  • Bookmundi is partner with Explore. You're seeing real-time prices and availabilities.
  • Save US$ 115 when booking on Bookmundi.
  • Save +US$ 76 in Travel Credits on your next booking.
  • Best Price Guaranteed.
  • No Credit Card or Booking fees.
  • 100% Financial protection.
  • 100% qualified and hand-picked tour partners.
  • +25,000 customer reviews, with an average rating of 4.9 of 5.0 possible.
  • Read more reasons to book with Bookmundiless
What are customers saying about Bookmundi
Excellent
4.72 Average 215 Reviews
GOOD TO KNOW
Payment

A deposit of 219 USD is required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 59 days before departure. For any departures within 14 November 2019 full payment is required.

Travel Insurance

Explore Costa Rica tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Explore Costa Rica tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

CANCELLATION No additional cancellation fees apply for this Explore Costa Rica tour. You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 59 days of departure.
Jane Andersen Customer Service, Bookmundi
Looking for custom-made trip to Costa Rica? Chat with a local travel specialist who can help organize your trip.
START HERE
Want a custom-made trip?