Trip idea in Costa Rica

The Essentials of Costa Rica


from £1,730 pp

(ex international flights)


15 days

Take this trip and you'll see why Costa Rica is so popular among nature lovers. Experience the overwhelming beauty of nature in the tropics, with the short distances between the main highlights making for a relaxing trip. You're sure to be surprised and impressed with the diversity Costa Rica has to offer, all within a few hours drive. Enjoy, relax and amaze yourself!

We will tailor this trip to you. Change anything - from excursions to accommodation to places visited.

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San José

Day 1 - San José

  • Shared transfer from Juan Santamaría international airport to your hotel
San José

Day 2 - San José

  • Meet our team for a trip briefing
  • At leisure in San José

Day 3 - Tortuguero

  • Shared transfer from San José to Tortuguero via Guapiles
  • Guided visit to Tortuguero Village

Day 4 - Tortuguero

  • Explore Tortuguero National Park by canoe
  • Tortuguero Naturalist Walk
Arenal Volcano

Day 5 - Arenal Volcano

  • Transfer from Tortuguero to La Fortuna via Guapiles
Arenal Volcano

Day 6 - Arenal Volcano

  • Guided hike through Arenal National Park
  • Visit the natural hotsprings of Arenal
Monteverde Cloud Forest

Day 7 - Monteverde Cloud Forest

  • Transfer from Arenal to Monteverde across Arenal Lake
Monteverde Cloud Forest

Day 8 - Monteverde Cloud Forest

  • Guided walk of the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
Rincón de la Vieja

Day 9 - Rincón de la Vieja

  • Shared transfer from Monteverde to Rincón de la Vieja
Rincón de la Vieja

Day 10 - Rincón de la Vieja

  • Full day hike at Rincón de la Vieja National Park

Day 11 - Sámara

  • Transfer from Rincón de la Vieja to Sámara
  • At leisure at Sámara beach

Day 12 - Sámara

  • Dolphin spotting on the Pacific Ocean

Day 13 - Sámara

  • Another day at leisure on Sámara beach
San José

Day 14 - San José

  • Shared transfer from Sámara to San José

Day 15

  • Shared transfer from San José to the international airport