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Family Costa Rica Rainforest and Wildlife Adventure - Explore!
15 days

Family Costa Rica Rainforest and Wildlife Adventure

From San Jose to San Jose
Tour Highlights
Max group size:
20
Age range:
7 to 85 year olds
Operated in:
English
From
US $2,970
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Highlights

Highlights

  • Witness active volcanoes and gigantic craters
  • Look out for howler monkeys, sloths and bird
  • Cruise along the waterways of the Tortuguero
  • Share the beach with capuchin monkeys

Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join trip in San Jose
    Start point Quality Real Hotel, Hotel Reception, Costado Este Forum, Autopista Próspero Fernández, San José, Costa Rica 19:00
  2. Day 2: Trip to Doka Coffee Estate and city tour in San Jose
  3. Day 3: Drive to Turrialba via a visit to the colonial city of Cartago and Guayabo
  4. Day 4: In Turrialba optional rafting
  5. Day 5: Drive and boat cruise through the jungle waterways to Tortuguero
  6. Day 6: Full day to explore Tortuguero National Park in search of wildlife
  7. Day 7: Visit La Tirimbina for a chocolate tour
  8. Day 8: Drive to Arenal area via a nature reserve at the foot of an active volcano
  9. Day 9: In Arenal area with optional whitewater rafting or walking to a waterfall
  10. Day 10: Drive to Monteverde cloud forest, cooking lesson and optional forest walk
  11. Day 11: Visit Santa Elena Reserve with free time to try a canopy tour or wire walkways
  12. Day 12: Drive to Manuel Antonio National Park along the Pacific coast
  13. Day 13: In Manuel Antonio park area famed for its beautiful beaches and rich wildlife
  14. Day 14: Manuel Antonio National Park. Drive to San Jose
  15. Day 15: Trip ends in San Jose
    End point Quality Real Hotel, Hotel reception, Costado Este Forum, Autopista Próspero Fernández, San José, Costa Rica 09:00
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What's included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
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  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Optional Extras
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

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      • 4.5
      • A
        May 17, 2019
        think it was less good value compared with other trips we have been on. however, overall, we all had a wonderful trip
        Trip date: July 2018
        Review collected by Explore!
      • A
        May 17, 2019
        Be clearer on what is included & what optional trips are available. Towards the end there seemed more free time
        Trip date: August 2018
        Review collected by Explore!
      • A
        May 17, 2019
        EXPLORE HAVE SET UP AN AMAZING TRIP IN COSTA RICA. WE LOVED IT.
        Trip date: March 2018
        Review collected by Explore!

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      Family Costa Rica Rainforest and Wildlife Adventure

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      Frequently asked questions

        • Do I need a visa for this tour?

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        • Is there a guide?

          A guide will accompany you on the tour.

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          Selected meals are included as per the itinerary.

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