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Costa Rica Adventure - G Adventures
16 days

Costa Rica Adventure

From San Jose to San Jose
Tour Operator:
G Adventures
Max group size:
16
Age range:
12 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
5239
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US $1,444 / person
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Highlights

  • Explore the Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Swim in the La Fortuna waterfall
  • Experience the Monteverde cloud forest
  • Visit a coffee cooperative in San Miguel

Itinerary

Start and end in San Jose! With the adventure tour Costa Rica Adventure, you have a 16 day tour package taking you through San Jose, Costa Rica and 8 other destinations in Costa Rica. Costa Rica 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: San José
  2. Day 2: San José/Quepos
  3. Day 3: Quepos
  4. Day 4: Quepos/Monteverde
  5. Day 5: Monteverde
  6. Day 6: Monteverde/La Fortuna
  7. Days 7-8: La Fortuna
  8. Day 9: La Fortuna/Sarapiquí Rainforest (1L, 1D)
  9. Day 10: Sarapiquí Rainforest (1B, 1L, 1D)
  10. Day 11: Sarapiquí Rainforest/Tortuguero (1B, 1L, 1D)
  11. Day 12: Tortuguero (1B, 1L, 1D)
  12. Day 13: Tortuguero/Puerto Viejo de Talamanca (1B)
  13. Day 14: Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  14. Day 15: Puerto Viejo de Talamanca/San José
  15. Day 16: San José
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.3
  • Accommodation
    Good
    3.9
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.1
  • 4.6
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  • Costa Rica Adventure reviewer 1
    · February 09, 2020
    The itinerary was well planned and overall satisfactory
    Trip date: January 2020
  • Costa Rica Adventure reviewer 2
    · January 23, 2020
    Amazing experience.. all the stress and guesswork was taken care of..were hooked and cant wait to book the next one..thanks so much.
    Trip date: November 2019
  • Costa Rica Adventure reviewer 3
    · January 16, 2020
    Such a good tour! Vicki was the best CEO I’ve ever had on a tour. So kind, funny, patient, and knew everything. We had a perfect combination of free time to do activities and transport. Activities are very expensive though. Most of the accommodation was... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • KB
    · December 31, 2019
    Tour promised a lot, but delivered very little. Accommodations, were awful; very tired and in Serapiqui, bordering on inhabitable, despite the cooks, who were brilliant. Transport cramped. Torrential rain (in the dry season), limited what we could do,... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • MH
    · December 21, 2019
    Overall a good trip.We were a large group of 16, one CEO and two girls in training,making 19 people.The large numbers made going out for group activities very frustrating,travelling was cramped,our CEO spent a lot of her time training.I would not go on... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • RC
    · December 21, 2019
    Nice trip with lots of wildlife sightings in the jungles. This was with a large group of 19 (including two guide trainees). Food was good, accommodations were OK for Costa Rica, tours were usually great, and transportation vehicles were good. Our... Show more
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    Trip date: December 2019
  • BC
    · December 21, 2019
    Costa Rica is a beautiful country and the tour locations were beautiful. G adventures added two trainees to our already full tour making space tight on the tour buses. New trainees took up too much of our CEOs time and she was scattered and forgetful.... Show more
    Trip date: December 2019
  • Costa Rica Adventure reviewer 8
    · December 07, 2019
    We were absolutely thrilled with the tour. Our guide Mane did an excellent job coordinating and communicating with all of us every day. We are excited to be planning another one.The only thing I wish to mention is we had some confusion when staying at... Show more
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    Trip date: November 2019
  • Costa Rica Adventure reviewer 9
    · April 25, 2019
    Great itinerary, great CEO, great group!
    G Adventures commented on this review
    Great! Thanks Marielle.
    Trip date: March 2019
  • EM
    · April 25, 2019
    I loved every minute from start to finish. Marco was an amazing guide - fun, friendly and knowledgeable, particularly about the wildlife, enthusiastic and made really good recommendations about which activities to do and when. The only change I would... Show more
    G Adventures commented on this review
    Thanks for the review El!
    Trip date: April 2019

Availability

16 days
Costa Rica Adventure
From San Jose to San Jose
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FAQs

    • When and where does the tour end?

      This tour ends in the morning at Dunn Inn Hotel (or similar) in San José. There are no activities planned on the last day of the tour, so you are free to depart at any time. Please be aware that the hotel is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • When and where does the tour start?

      Day 1 of this tour is an arrivals day, which means that you can arrive at Dunn Inn Hotel (or similar) in San José anytime during the day. Feel free to explore before your welcome meeting, but make sure you’re back in time to meet the group at 6 pm. Please be aware that the joining point is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Airport transfers are available for this tour at an additional cost, please contact our customer support team to arrange this.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      The optional excursions for this tour are:

      Surfing. Price: 55-75USD per person
      Manuel Antonio National Park Visit. Price: 16USD per person
      Fishing. Price: Not advised
      Kayaking. Price: 69USD per person
      Whitewater Rafting. Price: 75-98USD per person
      Manuel Antonio National Park Guided Hike. Price: 45USD per person
      Manuel Antonio Catamaran Tour. Price: 80USD per person
      Monteverde Butterfly Garden Visit. Price: 15USD per person
      Ziplining. Price: 50USD per person
      Santa Elena Cloud Forest Guided Tour. Price: 35USD per person
      Monteverde Hanging Bridges. Price: 35USD per person
      El Trapiche Tour. Price: 33USD per person
      Serpentarium Visit. Price: 15USD per person
      Frog Pond Visit. Price: 14USD per person
      Lost Canyon Adventures Canyoning. Price: 89USD per person
      Kayaking. Price: 62USD per person
      Stand Up Paddle (Lesson and Tour). Price: 62USD per person
      Mountain Biking. Price: 71USD per person
      La Fortuna Waterfall Swim. Price: 14USD per person
      Baldi Hot Springs Soak. Price: 62USD per person
      Venado Caves Exploration. Price: 76USD per person
      Mountain Biking. Price: 71USD per person
      Whitewater Rafting. Price: 62-80USD per person
      Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge Tour. Price: 59USD per person
      Venado Caves Exploration. Price: 76USD per person
      Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping. Price: 113USD per person
      Stand Up Paddle (Lesson and Tour). Price: 62USD per person
      Guided Kayak Excursion. Price: 35USD per person
      Turtle Nesting Night Excursion (Seasonal). Price: 51USD per person
      Turtle Hatching Morning Excursion. Price: Not advised
      Tortuguero National Park Guided Boat Tour. Price: 25USD per person
      Bike Rental. Price: Not advised
      Snorkelling. Price: Not advised
      Gandoca Manzanillo National Wildlife Refuge Hike. Price: Not advised
      Surf Lesson. Price: 40-50USD per person
      Jaguar Centre Visit. Price: 20USD per person

      Please note that this list is a guideline only and all prices are subject to change.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course, we can! Once you have a confirmed booking on this tour, we can request additional accommodation for you with the tour operator.

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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.
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      • For any tour departing before 3 May 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 3 May 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with G Adventures. 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.
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