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Costa Rica Tours & Holidays

Travel solo as part of a group tour to Costa Rica and experience life changing adventures

Discover The Wonders Of Costa Rica

Taking a trip to Costa Rica transports you into a world of biodiversity, pristine natural beauty, and enthusiastic ‘Pura Vida’ vibes. From the verdant canopies of Monteverde Cloud Forest to the volcanic landscapes of Arenal and the stunning beaches of Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica is a country where nature flourishes and first-rate adventures await. Costa Rican cities like San José showcase a blend of modern life and cultural heritage, while smaller towns like Tamarindo are all about beach life and biodiversity. Offering unique experiences with exceptional wildlife, active volcanoes, tropical rainforests, and surfing hotspots, Costa Rica is a haven for nature lovers and adventure seekers.

Costa Rica At A Glance

CAPITAL CITY

San Jose (population approximately 340,000)

POPULATION

Approximately 5.1 million

CURRENCY

Costa Rican Colón

LANGUAGE

Spanish

TIME ZONE

(GMT-06:00) Central America

CALLING CODE

+506

ELECTRICITY

Type A & Type B

TOP THINGS TO SEE IN Costa Rica

Arenal Volcano

Arenal Volcano

As an active volcano and a stunning natural wonder, Arenal Volcano offers thrilling experiences from thermal hot springs to volcanic hiking tours.

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

One of the most bio-diverse areas in Costa Rica, Monteverde is a paradise for wildlife and nature lover with its lush emerald-green forests and abundant wildlife.

Manuel Antonio National Park

Manuel Antonio National Park

Renowned for its diverse wildlife, pristine beaches, and lush rainforest, Manuel Antonio National Park is a smaller yet popular attraction that showcases the essence of Costa Rica.

Tortuguero National Park

Tortuguero National Park

This extraordinary park is a prime nesting ground for sea turtles, and a haven for nature lovers with its impressive biodiversity within the rainforest, rivers, and beach.

OUR ADVENTURE Trips & TOURS IN Costa Rica

STARTING FROM £3375

Immerse yourself in Costa Rica’s breathtaking landscapes. Encounter diverse wildlife, surf epic waves, and relax on stunning beaches. Experience warm hospitality, support sustainable tourism, and embrace the “pura vida” lifestyle. Costa Rica offers an unforgettable adventure in nature’s paradise.

12 Days from:
£3375
Challenge Rating:
Rating One

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Costa Rica FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

The best time to visit Costa Rica is during the dry season from mid-December to April when the weather is optimal for exploring beaches and rainforests.

The official currency is the Costa Rican Colon, but US dollars are also widely accepted. ATMs are conveniently located in most urban areas.

Visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. Many nationalities, including US and UK citizens, do not need a visa for stays up to 90 days.

Top sights include Arenal Volcano, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Manuel Antonio National Park, and Tortuguero National Park.

Costa Rica is generally safe for travellers. However, like any tourist destination, it is advisable to remain vigilant and secure valuables.

Spanish is the official language in Costa Rica, but English is widely spoken in tourist areas.

We advise you to check with your local travel clinic 4-6 months prior to departure to see what is required. Also check the Travel Health Pro Website

Tap water is generally safe to drink in most parts of Costa Rica, but it’s recommended to take a filtered water bottle as well.

Costa Rican cuisine is simple but tasty, usually featuring a combination of rice and beans, meat or fish, and assorted vegetables.

Costa Ricans, also known as ‘Ticos’, are generally friendly, polite, and easygoing. The phrase ‘Pura Vida’ (pure life) is central to Costa Rican culture, representing their love for a happy, peaceful, and simple life.

Absolutely! From zip-lining in cloud forests, white water rafting, surfing, to wildlife spotting tours in national parks, Costa Rica is a real playground for adventure enthusiasts.