9 days (12 with extension)
Group size: 15-30 travelers
Costa Rica is a real-life paradise.
From misty cloud forests and lush jungles to volcanic landscapes and sun-kissed beaches, there’s so much to love about this Central American hot spot. Begin your adventure in Tortuguero, the Land of Turtles, then take a dip in the natural hot springs at the foot of the mighty Arenal Volcano and explore the majestic cloud forest region before ending your tour in San Jose.
Your tour package includes
On this guided tour, you’ll walk for about 2.5 hours daily across moderately uneven terrain, including paved roads, unpaved trails, and muddy paths, with some hills.
We handpick every hotel to strike the balance of comfort, location, and local charm. While we can't confirm specific accommodations far in advance, these are common hotels for this tour and we're confident you'll be comfortable and satisfied.
Holiday Inn San José Downtown – Aurola
San José, Costa Rica
This contemporary hotel is located in Downtown-Aurola. Guests enjoy an indoor pool, fitness center, and Wi-Fi. Nearby, you'll find Parque Nacional, the National Theatre of Costa Rica, and the National Museum.
Aninga Hotel & Spa
Tortuguero, Costa Rica
This canal side hotel is located along the Laguna Penitencia. Guests enjoy a pool, a spa, and a bar. Nearby, you’ll find the Parque Nacional Tortuguero and the Barra del Colorado Wildlife Refuge.
Arenal Manoa and Hot Springs Resort
Arenal Region, Costa Rica
This rustic hotel is located in the Arenal neighborhood. Guests enjoy a spa, restaurant, and pool. Nearby, you’ll find Arenal Volcano National Park, Arenal Lake, and the Tabacon thermal springs.
El Establo Mountain Hotel
Monteverde, Costa Rica
This contemporary hotel is located in Monteverde. Guests enjoy a tennis court, indoor pool, and a spa. Nearby, you'll find the Monteverde Butterfly Gardens, the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, and Arenal Volcano National Park.
Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
This modern rustic hotel is located in the Quepos district of the Puntarenas Province. Guests enjoy multiple outdoor pools, a sauna and spa, and a restaurant and bar. Nearby, you’ll find Manuel Antonio National Park, Manuel Antonio Beach, park trails, and a beach path.
Our team of experts will create a personalized flight itinerary for you. Meet up with friends, arrive early, stop over somewhere new, or stay longer — we've got you covered.