The adventurous spirit waits for no one. On this customizable Costa Rica vacation you will find yourself exploring the far reaches of the countryside, from its shoreline edges to its towering mountaintops. Listen to the birds call out in the morning light and power down rapids as the water thunders around you. Meet like-minded people, filled with vitality and curiosity, engaging the world, one adventure at a time. Your desire to explore propels you forward leaving no reason to wait to visit Costa...
San Jose – Always More To Do
San Jose is the largest city in Costa Rica and quickly wraps you up in its underlying charm. The streets connote the variety of culture from around the country. Murals encapsulate the spirit of the local people in both lively color and joviality. Your private transfer meets you at the airport. Settle into the comforts of your hotel located in the beautiful neighborhood of Amon. Refurbished colonial mansions decorate the streets. The accommodations were once home to an array of coffee barons. Wrap-around porches are adorned with elegant woodcarvings. Rising palms shade the walkways. The rhythm of the city seems to travel through every neighborhood.
The city life brims around Avenida Central near Plaza de la Cultura. Locals pour through the streets and enjoy the window arrangements in the variety of stores. The Gold Museum offers you a glimpse into the historic riches of the country before the arrival of Spanish Conquistadors. With over 200 shops in the Central Market you can find a captivating display of tropical fruits, including watermelon larger than any have ever seen before. Indulge in the quiet atmosphere of Morazán Park. The Temple of Music is shaped like a dome and sits close to the park’s center. In the evening you can find friendly faces in the relaxed and popular Bar Morazán. The stylish décor and tasty food has made it a fabulous place to find locals and visitors alike.
Arenal – The Thrill of a Lifetime
Arenal – The Sublime of Arenal
Monteverde – Beneath the Surface
Monteverde – Finding Worlds in the Clouds
Manuel Antonio – Searching for Sand
Manuel Antonio – Carefree Moments
San Jose – The Allure of Adventure
- Experience the welcoming and friendly hospitality of Costa Ricans
- Traverse an exciting and vast network of caves beneath the rainforest
- Zip line through the jungle canopy
- Discover the thrill of Pacuare River’s whitewater on a rapids tour
- Indulge in the immaculate beaches of Manuel Antonio National Park
- Enjoy a kayak tour alongside the shores and islands around Manuel Antonio
- Meet fabulously jovial people, from visitors to locals
- Relax in the celebrated hot springs around Arenal
- Scour the wilderness for tremendous rainforest wildlife
- Witness the remarkable biodiversity of Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, constantly topping the list of “1,000 Places to See…”
Venture through rainforest and ocean waves on this 8-day tour that provides solo travelers with a handcrafted vacation of a lifetime. The indelible landscape and unique luxuries of Costa Rica provide colorful cities and tranquil escapes, thrilling experiences and unforgettable nature. When you discover the charm of the wildlife and unparalleled scenery, you will hope your adventure never ends. From forest trails to active volcanoes, hanging bridges to catamarans, you will find Costa Rica to be both the journey and the destination.
The capital, San Jose, is a city filled with friendly faces and active neighborhoods. The streets brim with charm and particular electricity ready to sweep you off your feet. Any apprehension about your time in Costa Rica quickly slips away as you explore the cityscape and meet the locals. Your private transfer meets you and takes you through the forest and onto the Pacuare River. Travel downstream and traverse the celebrated whitewater on a rafting daytrip. Your hotel is located near the foothills of the active Arenal Volcano.
Exploring the region takes you around Arenal Volcano National Park, through the unique lava fields, and traversing the trails around La Fortuna Waterfall. Enjoy the soothing waters of the natural hot springs and relax in the tranquil ambiance. Discover the depths of caverns at the Venado Caves, the landscaping result of millennium of water wandering beneath the earth. Head to Monteverde and witness the eminent Cloud Forest Reserve, one of the most unique ecosystems in the Americas. Travel the treetops on a network of hanging bridges and search for the extraordinary flora and fauna.
En route to Manuel Antonio you will stop at Carara National Park to witness the spectacular panoramas and rainforest found near the coastline. The beaches of Manuel Antonio are paved with powder white sand that borders the serene, sweeping waters. Settle into the beach or stroll along the meandering trails. Spend time experiencing the beauty of the countryside and the friendliness of the people. Your private transfer will escort you to the airport for your flight home. The only excuse you need for an unforgettable getaway is Costa Rica.
$1,867 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.
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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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