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Family Rainforest Adventure FCC

Visiting: Costa Rica
Trip Duration 15 Days

Family Adventure Holiday In Costa Rica

Towering volcanoes, long sandy beaches and unspoilt tropical rainforest are all part of this holiday to Costa Rica. Journey from the Caribbean to the Pacific ocean through one of the most biologically diverse countries in the world. Cruise through jungle waterways, discover cloud forest trails home to the Resplendent Quetzal, arguably the most beautiful bird in the world, learn how to make chocolate, relax on golden sand beaches and zip wire through the forest canopy. Costa Rica is truly a magical, all round family destination.

This trip allows the option for triple rooms to be included within the booking on a selected number of night stops within the holiday. If you would like this option, a discount may be applicable on the cost of the trip - please ask our Sales team for further information.

Tour Highlights

  • Volcanoes - Discover active volcanoes and gigantic craters
  • Wildlife - Look out for some of the world's weirdest and most wonderful creatures, such as howler monkeys, sloths and beautifully-coloured birds
  • Monteverde - 'Fly' through the canopy of this cloud forest; Spot the famous quetzal bird
  • Jungle - Cruise along the waterways of the Tortuguero 'mini Amazon'
  • Golden beaches - Share the beach with sun-bathing iguanas and capuchin monkeys in Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Guayabo - Visit an ancient Indian ceremonial site


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour San Jose

  • 2
    Trip to Doka Coffee Estate and city tour in San Jose

  • 3
    Drive to Turrialba via a visit to the colonial city of Cartago and Guayabo

  • 4
    In Turrialba optional rafting

  • 5
    Drive and boat cruise through the jungle waterways to Tortugueroto

  • 6
    View turtles laying their eggs in Tortuguero National Park

  • 7
    Visit La Tirimbina for a chocolate tour

  • 8
    Drive to Arenal area via a nature reserve at the foot of an active volcano

  • 9
    In Arenal area with optional whitewater rafting or walking to a waterfall

  • 10
    Drive to Monteverde cloud forest, cooking lesson and optional forest walk

  • 11
    Visit Santa Elena Reserve with free time to try a canopy tour or wire walkways

  • 12
    Drive to Manuel Antonio National Park along the Pacific coast

  • 13
    In Manuel Antonio park area famed for its beautiful beaches and rich wildlife

  • 14
    Manuel Antonio National Park. Drive to San Jose

  • 15
    Tour ends San Jose

Trip notes

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Family Rainforest Adventure
Why Book this trip
If you want a destination that is relatively untouched by mass tourism and your family want to be overwhelmed by a locations beauty and diversity, then Costa Rica is a great choice. The diversity of the country, including its landscapes and jungles are all absolutely breath taking. From rainforest to volcanoes to waterways and finally to beaches. This trip is active - you can try out white water rafting, rock jumping, zip wiring along a 1km wire high above the cloud forest, horseback riding and see and hear an active volcano and if you don't mind getting up close to frogs, spiders, bugs and monkeys then our 'Rainforest Adventure' holiday is for you.
Included meals 13 4 2
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Minimum Age
From 7 years
Bus, Boat
3 nights Premium Hotel
9 nights Standard Hotel
2 nights Premium Lodge
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Local Guide(s), Boat Crew, Explore Tour Leader / Driver
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18