4.4
3 reviews
Family Costa Rica Rainforest and Wildlife Adventure - Explore!
14 days

Family Costa Rica Rainforest and Wildlife Adventure

From San Jose to San Jose
Tour Operator:
Explore!
Max group size:
20
Age range:
7 to 85
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
124538
From
US $3,170
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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

Start and end in San Jose! With the family tour Family Costa Rica Rainforest and Wildlife Adventure, you have a 14 day tour package taking you through San Jose, Costa Rica and 13 other destinations in Costa Rica. Family Costa Rica Rainforest and Wildlife Adventure includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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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: Drive to Turrialba via the former capital Cartago and Irazu volcano
  3. Day 3: In Turrialba. Free morning with optional white water rafting. Afternoon visit to a local farm for cheese making tour
  4. Day 4: Drive and boat cruise through the jungle waterways to Tortuguero
  5. Day 5: Full day to explore Tortuguero National Park in search of wildlife
  6. Day 6: Boat transfer to Canoi Blanco, drive to Sarapiqui. Visit La Tirimbina for a chocolate tour
  7. Day 7: Drive to Arenal area via a nature reserve at the foot of Arenal volcano
  8. Day 8: In Arenal area with optional whitewater rafting, zodiac boat wildlife tour or walking to a waterfall
  9. Day 9: Drive to Monteverde cloud forest, cooking lesson and optional forest walk
  10. Day 10: Visit Santa Elena Reserve with free time to try a canopy tour or wire walkways
  11. Day 11: Drive to Manuel Antonio National Park along the Pacific coast
  12. Day 12: Full day on the Pacific coast at Manuel Antonio
  13. Day 13: Manuel Antonio National Park. Free day to relax on the beaches of the Pacific Ocean
  14. Day 14: Drive from Manuel Antonio to San Jose Airport where the trip ends
    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
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Optional Extras
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Lodge

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.4
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Accommodation
    Good
    4.0
  • 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!

Dates & Availability

14 days
Family Costa Rica Rainforest and Wildlife Adventure
From San Jose to San Jose
No credit card fees
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  • Upcoming departures
  • December 2020
  • April 2021
  • July 2021
  • August 2021
  • December 2021
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Good to Know

  • About the country

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    Visa

    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.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Costa Rica. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Costa Rica. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Costa Rica. 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. Ideally 10 days before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 2 August 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 2 August 2020, a minimum payment of 30% is required to confirm your booking with Explore!. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Explore! will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    • The following cards are accepted for Explore! tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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