Costa Rica & Panama Discovery

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Costa Rica & Panama Discovery - Intrepid Travel
Costa Rica & Panama Discovery - Intrepid Travel
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San Jose
Panama City


Start in San Jose and end in Panama City! With the in-depth cultural tour Costa Rica & Panama Discovery, you have a 13 day tour package taking you from San Jose to Panama City and through San Jose, Costa Rica and 6 other destinations in Latin America. Costa Rica & Panama Discovery includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, transport.
Age range
15 to 99 year olds
Max Group Size
Coach / Bus, Boat, Mini-coach

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  • Costa Rica & Panama Discovery reviewer 1
    Written on April 2, 2013
    4.5 - Excellent

    amazing experience. great locations. accommodation in santa catalina ould be better, but overall, much recommended. would suggest spending mo time n the Carribean side, instead of the Pacific.
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  • Costa Rica & Panama Discovery reviewer 2
    Written on February 6, 2013
    5.0 - Excellent

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  1. Introduction
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  1. Day 1: San Jose
  2. Day 2: Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  3. Day 3: Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  4. Day 4: Bocas del Toro / Isla Colon
  5. Day 5: Bocas del Toro
  6. Day 6: Boquete
  7. Day 7: Boquete
  8. Day 8: Boquete
  9. Day 9: Santa Catalina
  10. Day 10: Santa Catalina
  11. Day 11: Panama City
  12. Day 12: Panama City
  13. Day 13: Panama City

What's included

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Flights

  • Insurance

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • December 1, 2016

      I'm a solo traveller, what do I need to know about the accommodation of this tour?

      If you are travelling solo you will be automatically paired with another same sex, solo traveller. Accommodation is included every night of the tour in twin share rooms.
      If this does not sound suitable for you, you do have the option to upgrade to a private room for an extra cost. Please contact us to arrange this.

    • June 1, 2016

      Is the single supplement mandatory?

      The single supplement is completely optional. You are not required to pay a single supplement to join the tour. The tour price advertised is based on a twin share basis, if you are a single traveller you will be roomed with a passenger of the same gender. The single supplement optional cost is if you would like your own room on the tour.

    • January 24, 2015

      Do I need to have travel insurance to do this tour with Intrepid?

      Travel insurance is mandatory for all Intrepid Travel tours, and a policy will cover you for emergency trip cancellation, interruption and delay.

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    Costa Rica and Panama


    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Recommended for Costa Rica and Panama. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Costa Rica and Panama. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Costa Rica and Panama. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Costa Rica. Recommended for Panama. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Recommended for Panama. Ideally 3 months before travel.


    San Jose is the starting point and Panama City is the endpoint.
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    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm this Intrepid Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 27 July 2018 the full payment of $948 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $948 for Costa Rica & Panama Discovery, but the deposit of $400 is non-refundable.
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    Covering a total distance of approx 1,509 km.
    • San Jose (Costa Rica)
    • 59 km
    • Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui (Costa Rica)
    • 153 km
    • Cahuita National Park (Costa Rica)
    • 88 km
    • Isla Bastimentos (Panama)
    • 67 km
    • Boquete (Panama)
    • 424 km
    • Islas Santa Catalina (Costa Rica)
    • 718 km
    • Panama City (Panama)

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