A pod of spinner dolphins in Nosara, Costa Rica

Costa Rica for Families Vacation

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited

Costa Rica

Places Visited

Arenal, San Jose, Monteverde, Guanacaste

Suggested Duration

9 Days

Discover wildlife, bask in the coastal sunshine, and wander through a mixture of cloud and rainforest during your nine-day Costa Rica family vacation that is custom-tailored to how you want to experience your trip. Soar through the sky on a thrilling zip line excursion and indulge in relaxing hot springs. Venture onto the trails at night to find boa constrictors or enjoy celebrated beaches to appreciate Costa Rica together.

Customizable Itinerary

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Trip Highlights

  • Enjoy the thrill of a zip line tour over the rainforest of Arenal, taking in the view of the perfect cone-shaped volcanic peak
  • Learn about the history and mysteries of chocolate before sampling a variety of flavors during a tasty tour
  • Scour the banks of the Corobici River on a rafting safari providing views of the marvelous reptiles, birds, monkeys, and sloths that call the canopy home
  • Wander the trails of Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve with a seasoned guide on a night tour searching for nocturnal activity
  • Reveln in the comfortable sea breeze and gorgeous evening colors of the sky on an afternoon cruise often accentuated by pods of passing dolphins
  • Traverse the trees of the cloud forest in Monteverde on a tour of the famous hanging bridges offering a chance to spot toucans and resplendent quetzals
  • Visit the celebrated Diamante Eco-Adventure Park in Guanacaste where you can walk through the Animal Sanctuary to find butterflies, hummingbirds, and big cats

Starting Price

$2,101 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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