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Costa Rica North: 11 Days - Endless Summer Roadtrip - Free & Easy Traveler

Costa Rica North: 11 Days - Endless Summer Roadtrip

11 days
From Playa Tamarindo to San Jose
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US $910
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  • Tour local coffee factories
  • Surf the waves of Playa Tamarino
  • Relax on the Costa Rican beaches
  • Check out local chocolate factories

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Start in Playa Tamarindo and end in San Jose! With the Explorer tour Costa Rica North: 11 Days - Endless Summer Roadtrip, you have a 11 days tour package taking you through Playa Tamarindo, Costa Rica and 4 other destinations in Costa Rica. Costa Rica North: 11 Days - Endless Summer Roadtrip includes accommodation, an expert guide, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Days 1-2 - Playa Tamarindo
  2. Days 3-7 - Playa Santa Teresa
  3. Days 8-9 - Monteverde
  4. Day 10 - Alajuela, San José
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  • I
    · March 28th, 2019
    The trip was so well organized, stress free and gave people the easy ability to join or relax whenever they wanted. Josh was a great leader with a solid amount of knowledge of the places we traveled with locals stopping him along the way! He was... Show more
    Free & Easy Traveler commented on this review
    Thank you for the review and the props towards Josh. We'll make sure he gets a nice little pat on the back!
    Trip date: February 2019
  • Costa Rica North: 11 Days - Endless Summer Roadtrip reviewer 2
    · February 15th, 2019
    It was a great time.
    Trip date: February 2019
  • Costa Rica North: 11 Days - Endless Summer Roadtrip reviewer 3
    · December 10th, 2018
    Amazing trip. Highly recommend for someone who wants split beach chillin' and activities
    Free & Easy Traveler commented on this review
    Thanks Bradley! We're grateful for your review!
    Trip date: November 2018
  • B
    · December 5th, 2018
    Awesome trip! Lots of variety in activities offered, some meals and activities included in trip, the leaders, Josh and Kyle, both epic humans, are always down for a good time
    Free & Easy Traveler commented on this review
    They are pretty great aren't they? Thanks for the stellar review Brianna!
    Trip date: December 2018
  • K
    · March 5th, 2017
    I absolutely loved this trip! We stayed in wonderful hostels that weren't far from the main areas but far enough that if you chose to have a night in you were able to sleep with ease. I was a bit worried about the group travel since I had only travelled... Show more
    Trip date: February 2017
  • JC
    · January 29th, 2017
    Just the best time of my life in central America. The guides just make this trip memorable and amazing! I loved every moment of it, not used to travel in a group but definitely will do it again with this company!
    Trip date: January 2017
  • Costa Rica North: 11 Days - Endless Summer Roadtrip reviewer 7
    · January 28th, 2017
    FNEZ is awesome!!
    Trip date: January 2017
  • NE
    · January 26th, 2017
    What an incredible experience traveling through Costa Rica and Panama with Josh and Karina. Not only was the trip full of sun, sand, salt, and fun but it was a great bonding experience with amazing people from all over Canada (and a few other places... Show more
    Free & Easy Traveler commented on this review
    Thanks Nesma! We think pretty highly of Josh and Karina also and even more happy you feel the same way!! Hope to see you on another trip again soon!!
    Trip date: January 2017
  • SB
    · December 15th, 2016
    Costa Rica is a beautiful place with tons of things to do, but it is better with friends which is why everyone should consider booking a trip with Free and Easy. The guides know the country really well and go out of their way to make sure you have the... Show more
    Trip date: November 2016
  • SH
    · September 6th, 2016
    I signed up for this trip less than a week before leaving to Costa Rica - I wasn't really sure what to expect as this was a trip taken completely on my own and in a place I'd never been. I was impressed with both my tour guides - they were energetic... Show more
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    Trip date: May 2016

Frequently Asked Questions

    • On what airport does this trip start and where does it end?

      This trip starts in Liberia Airport (LIR) and ends in San Jose Airport (SJO).

    • Is there an available airport transfer on this tour?

      Airport transfers are only offered if you book your flights through the tour operator (which we definitely can help you with, just contact us). Alternatively, if you happen to arrive at the time the tour leaders will be doing pickups then you can join in the group transport.

      Otherwise, you would meet the group at the accommodation on the first day. We can provide detailed instructions on doing so.

    • Are the flights included in the final price?

      Any flights to Monteverde or from Playa Santa Teresa are not included in the tour price. You can organize your flights separately at any point. We recommend that you arrive in Monteverde on the day before your tours starts.

    • Can a 75 year old join this tour?

      Free & Easy Traveler creates trip itineraries designed for younger travellers.
      They are geared towards active, budget-minded young travellers who want to meet other people from all over the world, and tend to be very popular with university students and backpackers.

      Get in contact with us and our customer support team will work on pairing you with the perfect adventure.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
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    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types A, B.

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    • 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.
    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • 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.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before October 21st, 2022 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after October 21st, 2022, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with Free & Easy Traveler. 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 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 Free & Easy Traveler will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "Free & Easy Traveler" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
    • Cancellation Policy
    • Accessibility
      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.


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