Costa Rica Adventure Tours & Trips - 2018/2019

24 trips from 26 tour companies with 3 reviews

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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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SmarTours
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Birding
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Tortuguero National Park
$ 1,899
From $ 4,827
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 211 per day
Highlights
  • Visit Tortuguero Village
  • See the Arenal Volcano
  • Explore Monteverde Cloud Forest
  • Visit to Curi-Cancha Forest Reserve
  • See the Oxcart Factory in Sarchi
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4.7 | Excellent | 27 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Birding
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Hot Springs, Manuel Antonio National Park, Pacific Ocean, Rio Frio Cave
From $ 1,095
$ 99 per day
Highlights
  • Enjoy views of waterfalls and the Pacific Ocean.
  • Visit to Costa Rica's most popular park, Poás Volcano
  • Enjoy a scenic drive around Lake Arenal
  • Visit to world famous Manuel Antonio Park
  • Opportunity to cruise on the Tarcoles River and enjoy bird watching and crocodile spotting.
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4.2 | Great | 42 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, High Adventure
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano, Manuel Antonio National Park, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
From $ 3,304
$ 330 per day
Highlights
  • Explore the biodiversity and wildlife of Costa Rica
  • Zipline high up in the rainforest canopy at speeds of almost 60 MPH
  • Lounge on one of the world’s most beautiful beaches at Manuel Antonio State Park
  • See the crocodiles of the Tarcoles up close
  • Ride the rapids of the Sarapiqui River
  • Enjoy the welcoming hospitality and exotic culture of the Tico people
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4.9 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
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Lost World Adventures
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star
Luxury - 5 star Lodging Level The highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Hiking & Walking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano, Manuel Antonio National Park, San José
$ 2,150
From $ 2,451
The strike-through price reflects either the high season trip price or the average price a traveler pays for a similar itinerary when the components are booked separately.
$ 239 per day
Highlights
  • Visit the Arenal Hanging Bridges, a complex of suspended bridges and trails through a beautiful rain forest
  • Cherish the moments in river rafting
  • Explore Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Hike through the trails in the Arenal Volcano National Park
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5.0 | Excellent | 4 Reviews
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ElderTreks
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Hot Springs, Arenal Volcano, Guanacaste, Panama City, Tortuguero National Park
From $ 2,795
$ 215 per day
Highlights
  • Explore Tortuguero National Park and its jungle canals
  • Enjoy Arenal and Poas Volcanoes
  • Wildlife viewing, tropical forest walk & rafting at Sarapiqui
  • Enjoy the world-famous Eco-Termales Hot Water Springs
  • Visit a local community untouched by tourism
  • Visit coffee and cocoa plantations
  • Visit an indigenous village known for its pottery
  • Visit 3 National Parks, the Atlantic & Pacific Oceans
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4.4 | Great | 8 Reviews
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Cycling & Biking, Hiking & Walking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano
From $ 3,950
$ 494 per day
Highlights
  • Hike, bike, and raft through Costa Rica's beautiful jungles and rivers
  • Enjoy a thrilling two-day whitewater rafting trip and relax at a river camp
  • Explore high and low while rappelling waterfalls and ziplining through forests
  • Visit Arenal Volcano National Park, Cherro Chato, Turrialba, and more
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5.0 | Excellent | 6 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Birding
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
From $ 2,295
$ 255 per day
Highlights
  • Explore this geologic wonder of Costa Rica
  • Hike through the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
  • Visit the town of Santa Elena
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5.0 | Excellent | 9 Reviews
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Cycling & Biking, 50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano, Manuel Antonio National Park, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
From $ 2,495
$ 356 per day
Highlights
  • Share a bird’s-eye view of the jungle canopy while soaring on a zip line.
  • Stay in eco-friendly resorts that highlight the natural surroundings.
  • Delight in sighting colorful birds, including toucan and macaw.
  • Cycle by lush fruit orchards, stunning Lake Arenal, and enticing small towns.
  • Soak your cares away in rejuvenating, natural hot springs.
  • Discover the pristine Peñas Blancas River and its colorful creatures on a rafting safari.
  • Savor fresh strawberries at a family-owned farm stand.
  • Learn about the growing and harvesting of coffee from a local farmer and taste the “fruits of his labor”.
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5.0 | Excellent | 12 Reviews
By
Adventures within Reach
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star
Basic - 2 star Lodging Level You'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.
Physical:
Strenuous
Strenuous Physical Level Full day hiking or trekking over medium to long distances. Moderate expectation of physical fitness.
Theme:
Hiking & Walking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Birding, High Adventure
Visits: Costa Rica, Corcovado National Park, Pacific Ocean
From $ 1,695
$ 188 per day
Highlights
  • Explore cloud forest hiking of Cerro de la Muerte
  • Experience El Brujo cloud forest hiking, transfer to Puerto Jimenez
  • Enjoy Trek Los Patos to Sirena Ranger Station in Corcovado
  • Experience the best wildlife hotspot in Costa Rica: Sirena Ranger Station in fabulous Corcovado.
  • Hike Sirena to La Leona Ranger Station
  • Enjoy Hike La Leona to Puerto Jimenez
  • Explore San Jose
  • Challenging guided hikes in higher altitude cloud forest and lowland rainforest.
  • Spectacular birding throughout including excellent chances for beautiful quetzels and scores of humminbgirds up close.
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Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing
Visits: Costa Rica, San José
From $ 500
$ 125 per day
Highlights
  • Experience white water rafting adventure of the Pacuare River
  • Explore San Jose
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5.0 | Excellent | 12 Reviews
By
Adventures within Reach
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, High Adventure
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Hot Springs, Arenal Volcano
From $ 1,495
$ 166 per day
Highlights
  • Small group soft adventure trip limited to no more than 6 travelers, perfect for solo travelers and couples.
  • Raft Central America's premier whitewater river, the Pacuare River!
  • Great rainforest hikes, wonderful scenery, classic wildlife, and hot springs!
  • Beach time for R&R or surfing
  • Starts in San Jose, ends at Liberia International Airport, so no back tracking to San Jose to maximize your time in country.
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Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano, San José
From $ 1,239
$ 207 per day
Highlights
  • See the Tambor Beach and  experience the mystery of the jungle
  • Visit Tortuga Island and watch different species of wildlife
  • Explore San Jose
  • Experience nature walk through the Arenal Volcano National Park
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4.0 | Great | 2 Reviews
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National Geographic Expeditions
Has very high quality customer experiences and demonstrated commitment to responsible travel practices. read more
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star
Premium - 4 star Lodging Level 3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Birding, High Adventure, Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing
Visits: Costa Rica, Tortuguero National Park
From $ 3,995
$ 444 per day
Highlights
  • Kayak through the lush rainforests of Tortuguero National Park and look for howler and capuchin monkeys, caimans, toucans, and more.
  • Set off on a white-water rafting adventure down the Pacuare River and spot monkeys, sloths, colorful birds, and more along the way.
  • Hike into the cloud forest in search of the rare quetzal bird, and sail through the rainforest canopy on a zip line.
  • Stay in stunning eco-lodges and hotels nestled within the pristine forest.
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5.0 | Excellent | 1 Review
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star
Basic - 2 star Lodging Level You'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, High Adventure
Visits: Costa Rica
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Highlights
  • Thrill to the non-stop adrenaline of Class III and Class IV rapids down the Pacuare River, under the close tutelage of expert rafters.
  • Discover the pristine wilderness, crystalline waterfalls, and virgin waterways of Costa Rica’s tropical rainforests while learning the art of canyoning.
  • Bike along and sleep on the sides of the active Turrialba Volcano, reveling in a lush and stunning landscape that provides panoramic vistas. 
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Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Singles Travel
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano, Manuel Antonio National Park, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Tortuguero National Park
From $ 2,295
$ 230 per day
Highlights
  • Visit Arenal Volcano. It is the only volcano in Costa Rica constantly active
  • Explore Tortuguero National Park
  • Discover Monteverde Cloud Rain Forest
  • Explore La Fortuna Waterfalls
  • Visit Manuel Antonio National Park, encompasses rugged rainforest, white-sand beaches and coral reefs
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customized trip?
Custom Trip Expert
Stride will match you with a local travel expert who will plan a tailor-made itinerary for you.
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star
Basic - 2 star Lodging Level You'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.
Physical:
Strenuous
Strenuous Physical Level Full day hiking or trekking over medium to long distances. Moderate expectation of physical fitness.
Theme:
Safari, Hiking & Walking, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Trekking & Expeditions
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano, Tortuguero National Park
From $ 3,140
$ 285 per day
Highlights
  • Exploring Tortuguero’s beaches and canals in search of nesting sea turtles
  • Hiking or horseback riding (easy) through Arenal Volcano’s lush rainforest
  • Safari float trip (raft or open seat kayak) down the beautiful Penas Blancas River
  • Relaxing at the wonderful Tabacon Hot Springs
  • Sky Walking through Monteverde’s rainforest canopy
  • Hiking, whitewater rafting, kayaking and/or horseback riding near Manuel Antonio
  • Throughout your expedition, you’ll enjoy the guidance and expertise of a top-notch bilingual guide
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4.8 | Excellent | 12 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, High Adventure
Visits: Costa Rica, Panama, Bocas Del Toro
From $ 964
$ 138 per day
Highlights
  • Discover Bocas Del Toro is one of the hundreds of islands scattered amongst Panama’s Caribbean Coast
  • Enjoy one hell of a wild party night at one of the many Oceanside dance clubs to start your adventure
  • Explore Puerto Viejo is a surfing community known for the biggest and strongest wave - the Salsa Brava
  • Visit Jaguar Animal Rescue Centre
  • Enjoy optional activities like Waterfall Hike, Snorkelling, Parasailing, Deep Sea Fishing, Rafting, and Sloth Sanctuary
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4.8 | Excellent | 12 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, High Adventure
Visits: Costa Rica
From $ 875
$ 125 per day
Highlights
  • Explore Tamarindo, It is a unique beach town with lots of surf
  • Enjoy watching the sunset with the whole group
  • Enjoy the activities like Zip Lining, Abseiling, Horse Back Riding, Rock Climbing, Mud Spa, Hot Springs and Rafting
  • Enjoy the beautiful white sandy beaches
  • Discover Santa Teresa
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5.0 | Excellent | 5 Reviews
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Easy
Easy Physical Level Some walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, High Adventure
Visits: Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Arenal Volcano, Granada, Guanacaste, Lake Nicaragua, San Juan Islands
From $ 999
$ 125 per day
Highlights
  • Visit Arenal volcano known for being one of the most remarkable natural wonders in Costa Rica
  • Enjoy beautiful sceneries such as the town of Cañas
  • Enjoy the adventure of a river-rafting trip on the Balsa River
  • Visit to the Rincon De La Vieja region in Guanacaste where a full day of adventure awaits you
  • Discover colonial city of Granada
  • Experience Nicaraguan adventure by touring on a boat throughout the channels of Las Isletas
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Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star
Value - 3 star Lodging Level Mid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.
Physical:
Moderate
Moderate Physical Level Regular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.
Theme:
Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, High Adventure
Visits: Costa Rica, Arenal Hot Springs, Arenal Volcano, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, San José
From $ 1,150
$ 128 per day
Highlights
  • Visit Monteverde
  • Enjoy the significant views of the towering
  • Enjoy the sandy beach with majestic waves that make it a hot spot
  • Awesome experience while kayaking and snorkelling in the ocean near Chora Island
  • Explore San José
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