Best of Costa Rica

From beautiful turquoise coastline fringed in rainforests to small villages teeming with culture and scenic surroundings, you’ll never be run out of things to do in Costa Rica. Get set to zipline through Costa Rica’s most beautiful rainforests. Chase flowing waterfalls and bathe in the natural hot springs of nearby volcanoes. Swim amongst the dazzling coral reefs on the idyllic coastline and embrace the colourful history of small villages caught in time. Uncover the real and authentic beauty of Costa Rica with Travel Talk Tours.

Duration

Destination

Start/Ends in

12 Days

Costa Rica

San Jose / San Jose

Hotels

Group Size

Age Requirement

5 & 4 Star

13-35 People

18+

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Why You’ll Love This Tour

  • Discover breath-taking volcanoes, waterfalls, rainforests, coastlines and historic cities on this 12-day adventure through the best of Costa Rica!
  • Stay in carefully selected 5 & 4-star accommodation with all breakfasts, 3 lunches and 2 dinners included. Plus, complimentary airport transfers on the first and last day of tour.
  • Spend two nights at our secluded rainforest lodge in Tortuguero – the perfect based for exploring the surrounding river canals, stunning beaches and pristine jungle with your local guide!
  • Get set for the ultimate adrenaline fix in Rincón de la Vieja with tube-rafting, rainforest hiking, and volcano exploring! Don’t forget your swimsuits because there’ll be plenty of hot springs and unspoiled waterfalls to check out along the way.
  • Explore Costa Rica’s most stunning, active volcano, Arenal! Bathe in natural hot springs, hike the famous 1968 Arenal Volcano Trail, explore the hanging bridges hidden amongst the rainforest canopies and take a dip in the famous La Fortuna waterfall.
  • Uncover the pristine beaches, dazzling coral reefs and lush rainforests of Manuel Antonio. Relax by the beach, swim and snorkel, or explore the fringing rainforests at your own pace.
  • Shape your adventure with optional activities including a night walk through the famous Cloud Forest or zipline above its canopies, visit the Butterflies Gardens or take a coffee tour in Monteverde or hop onboard a boat tour through the mangroves of Damas Island.

Sights Visited on This Tour

Arenal Volcano

An active andesitic stratovolcano in north-western Costa Rica around 90 km northwest of San José, in the province of Alajuela, canton of San Carlos, and district of La Fortuna.

La Fortuna de San Carlos

La Fortuna is a small town in Costa Rica, northwest of the capital, San José. It’s known as a gateway to Arenal Volcano National Park, comprising 2 volcanoes.

Manuel Antonio

A small Oceanside village with plenty of great places to stay tucked into nature. Famous for its national park, this tiny yet bustling town is located off Costa Rica's Pacific coast

Monteverde

A magical place in the province of Punaternas is located 1,600 meters above sea level. The elevation adds a mystical feel to this place as it creates the mistery

Rincón de la Vieja

Rincón de la Vieja is an active andesitic complex volcano in north-western Costa Rica, about 23 km from Liberia, in the province of Guanacaste.

Rio Negro

Beautiful and relaxing, the volcanic hot springs at Hacienda Guachipelin bubble up on the Rio Negro, naturally heated by the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano

San Jose

San José is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica, and the capital of the province of the same name. It is in the centre of the country, in the mid-west of the Central Valley

Sarapiqui

Sarapiqui is a unique town and river area in the Heredia Province of Costa Rica, close to Puerto Viejo. The incredible adventure you can find in Sarapiqui is unbeatable.

Tortuguero National Park

The high rainfall, and rich environment where the freshwater meets the sea makes the beaches, canals, lagoons and wetlands of Tortuguero areas for nature lovers.

Tour Inclusions

Accommodation

5 & 4 Star Hotels and Lodge

Meals

11 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 2 Dinners

Transportation

Private Air-Conditioned Vehicle

Airport Transfer(s)

Arrival transfer on Day 1. Departure shuttle to the airport on Day 12

Tour Guiding

Services of experienced Travel Talk local guides licenced by the Ministry of Tourism

Free Wi-Fi

Complimentary hotel Wi-Fi access ( where available )

Sightseeing

Tortuguero National Park
Arenal Volcano

Manuel Antonio Beach
Manuel Antonio National Park

The Third Beach
Sarchí Village & San José

What is NOT included?

What is NOT included?

- Any flights not mentioned above
- Travel Insurance
- Meals not stated above
- Items of a personal nature

- Tips and gestures
- Entrance fees to the sights and museums
- Optional activities
- Other services not stated in the itinerary

Dates & Rates

All prices are per person, based on double, twin or triple share occupancy. Solo passengers not wishing to pay a single supplement will be accommodated in a double, twin or triple room according to availability with a passenger(s) of the same gender.  

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Accommodation

PARK INN HOTEL
San Jose
5 Star

The Hotel is not far from San Jose's main avenue, close to downtown. The hotel features a restaurant bar,a gym, and an outdoor pool.

PACHIRA LODGE
Tortuguero
4 Star

Located only a 5-minute boat trip from the entrance to the lush Tortuguero National Par, Pachira Lodge is one of the most reputable lodges in Tortuguero.

ARA AMBIGUA LODGE
Sarapiqui
LODGE

Offering its guests an outdoor pool and an à la carte restaurant, Ara Ambigua Lodge is located in La Guaría, Costa Rica. offers entertainments such a billard, hiking.

MONTAÑA DE FUEGO MOUNTAIN RESORT & SPA
Arenal
4 Star

Offers spectacular views of volcanic landscapes, features an outdoor pool, spa, beautiful garden surroundings,

POCO A POCO HOTEL
Monteverde
4 Star

Offering a picturesque setting, Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco is located in Monteverde, It features a spa, a covered heated pool and charming rooms with garden views.

HACIENDA GUACHIPELIN VOLCANO RANCH HOTEL
Rincon De La Vieja
Star

This hotel offers lovely views of the surrounding dry tropical forests and the volcano of Rincon de la Vieja.

SHANA HOTEL
Manuel Antonio
4 Star

Tucked in on the edge of the rainforest, and overlooking the expanse of the Pacific Ocean, Shana Hotel is the ideal hotel boutique escape in Manuel Antonio.

Accommodation
San Jose
PARK INN HOTEL
5 Star
Accommodation
Tortuguero
PACHIRA LODGE
4 Star
Accommodation
Sarapiqui
ARA AMBIGUA LODGE
LODGE
Accommodation
Arenal
MONTAÑA DE FUEGO MOUNTAIN RESORT & SPA
4 Star
Accommodation
Monteverde
POCO A POCO HOTEL
4 Star
Accommodation
Rincon De La Vieja
HACIENDA GUACHIPELIN VOLCANO RANCH HOTEL
Star
Accommodation
Manuel Antonio
SHANA HOTEL
4 Star

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Why You’ll Love This Tour

  • Discover breath-taking volcanoes, waterfalls, rainforests, coastlines and historic cities on this 12-day adventure through the best of Costa Rica!
  • Stay in carefully selected 5 & 4-star accommodation with all breakfasts, 3 lunches and 2 dinners included. Plus, complimentary airport transfers on the first and last day of tour.
  • Spend two nights at our secluded rainforest lodge in Tortuguero – the perfect based for exploring the surrounding river canals, stunning beaches and pristine jungle with your local guide!
  • Get set for the ultimate adrenaline fix in Rincón de la Vieja with tube-rafting, rainforest hiking, and volcano exploring! Don’t forget your swimsuits because there’ll be plenty of hot springs and unspoiled waterfalls to check out along the way.
  • Explore Costa Rica’s most stunning, active volcano, Arenal! Bathe in natural hot springs, hike the famous 1968 Arenal Volcano Trail, explore the hanging bridges hidden amongst the rainforest canopies and take a dip in the famous La Fortuna waterfall.
  • Uncover the pristine beaches, dazzling coral reefs and lush rainforests of Manuel Antonio. Relax by the beach, swim and snorkel, or explore the fringing rainforests at your own pace.
  • Shape your adventure with optional activities including a night walk through the famous Cloud Forest or zipline above its canopies, visit the Butterflies Gardens or take a coffee tour in Monteverde or hop onboard a boat tour through the mangroves of Damas Island.

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