Couple sitting on the beach watching the sunset in Manuel Antonio National Park

Costa Rica Vacation Package: A Tropical Getaway to Quepos & Manuel Antonio

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Countries Visited

Costa Rica

Places Visited

San Jose, Los Campesinos Private Reserve, Manuel Antonio National Park

Suggested Duration

7 Days

Costa Rica surpasses the paradisiacal and borders dreamlike. On this 7-day tour you will experience the true splendor of the country, finding both luxury and adventure in the rolling hills and glowing beaches. Whether you have wandered through the lush rainforests before, or you wish to discover the magnificent charm of the white sandy beaches of Manuel Antonio for the first time, this vacation will take you beyond the possible and into the desirable. Discover what it feels like when tropical...

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Trip Highlights

  • Indulge in luxurious comforts at celebrated eco-friendly resorts throughout the country
  • Discover the tremendous wildlife of Manuel Antonio National Park on a hiking tour
  • Explore the underwater wonders of the Pacific on a catamaran and snorkeling excursion
  • Experience the rush of the Savegre River on an exceptional rafting trip
  • Enjoy a guided tour of Los Campesinos Private Reserve
  • Search for the remarkable avifauna, such as the famous quetzal, whose effervescent plumage reflects in the sunlight
  • Travel the mountainous trails on horseback at the fringe of the Savegre River

Detailed Description

Costa Rica is the stuff that dreams are made of, filled with rich rainforest and pristine beaches, colorful birdlife and elusive jaguars. On this custom tailored tour the dream-like qualities of the country will prove true, showing you the rushing waters of the Pacuare River and the illustrious panoramas of rolling mountainous rainforests. Explore the treasured landscape of private reserves and swim near curious wild dolphins. Travel through the jungle trails on horseback and discover that in Costa Rica the sky is truly the limit.

Your exotic getaway begins with your arrival in San Jose, the bustling capital city of Costa Rica. The vibrant streets and active arcades fill the city with a particular spirit that captures the surrounding countryside. The diversity of the country’s culture congregates in the neighborhoods and the Central Market.

The following day you will make your way to Quepos by air and transfer to your accommodation at a celebrated all-inclusive lodge. The resort is located in the rainforest outside of Quepos and is home to over 300 species of birds. Enjoy a private tour around the property with a local biologist to find the beloved and treasured wildlife. The following day you will saddle up and traverse the surrounding trails on horseback en route to the Savegre River. Your rafting guide will be waiting and ready to take you down the magnificent rapids. Paddle along and enjoy the adventurous ride, returning to the lodge in the late afternoon. In the morning you will hike the to the nearby private reserve. The untouched rainforest offers immaculate creeks and powerful waterfalls. Taste the traditional cuisine and witness the vibrant local flora.

You will depart from the reserve and head to Manuel Antonio National Park where your room at a charming boutique hotel will be ready. The morning is yours to explore the rainforest fringes of the park. The afternoon is at your leisure, allowing you to enjoy the endless activities that surround the hotel and the region. The following day you will step aboard a catamaran to tour the outskirts of the Pacific Ocean that brushes against Manuel Antonio. View the life above and below the sea, from dolphins to coral reefs. The next morning you will transfer to San Jose where you will board your flight home.

Starting Price

$1,633 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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