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Highlights of Costa Rica BCC

Visiting: Costa Rica
Trip Duration 9 Days

Explore Costa Rica's rainforests and volcanoes

This trip showcases the main highlights of Costa Rica in only nine days including its diverse wildlife, imposing volcanoes and beautiful coastline. View the impressive Poas and Arenal Volcanoes, search for wildlife in the Monteverde Cloudforest including the mysterious quetzal and relax on the golden beaches of Manuel Antonio National Park.

Tour Highlights

  • Nature and wildlife - The opportunity to see sloths, monkeys and brightly coloured frogs, together with some of Costa Rica's spectacular birdlife
  • Monteverde - Search for the beautiful quetzal in this remarkable cloudforest reserve
  • Volcanoes - Admire the classic cone-shape of Arenal and the vastness of Poas
  • Manuel Antonio - Share the stunning white-sand beaches with sun-bathing iguanas and Capuchin monkeys


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour in San Jose

  • 2
    Visit the volcanic crater at Poas, drive to Arenal

  • 3
    Free day: options include rafting

  • 4
    Walk in Arenal; drive to Monteverde Cloudforest Reserve

  • 5
    Nature walk in the cloudforest searching for wildlife

  • 6
    Drive south to Manuel Antonio National Park

  • 7
    Explore Manuel Antonio's wildlife and beaches

  • 8
    Travel back to Costa Rica's capital, San Jose

  • 9
    Tour ends San Jose

Trip notes

Each departure date has its own dedicated trip note, detailing all you need to know about that trip. Whether you've already booked, or weighing up your options, please choose carefully the relevant itinerary for you.

We have the following different versions of the Highlights of Costa Rica trip available at present.

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Customer rating:
Highlights of Costa Rica
Included meals 8 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
8 nights Standard Hotel
Trip Staff
Local Guide(s), Explore Tour Leader / Driver
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16