Most Popular Destinations in Costa Rica by AMIGOS INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL
Arenal Volcano & Hot Springs
Costa Rica's Most Active Volcano - Hot springs - Zarcero Park - Tabacon Spa 
The visit to the most active Volcano and the opportunity to relax in the hot springs of the Tabacon Resort & Spa will offer an unforgettable experience. One of the most popular tours in Costa Rica. In route towards the volcano we will pass by the Town of Zarcero to visit its park and enjoy a delicious typical lunch. We will continue to Ciudad Quesada capital of the region of San Carlos, zone specialized in cattle ranch and agriculture, later on you will arrive at La Fortuna the closest town to the Volcano where in a cleared day you will have the opportunity to admire the majestic colossus. Costa Rica's most active volcano periodically erupts, rumbling as it sends clouds of smoke and ash into the sky. Witness the spectacle of the Volcano at night, watching the red lava snake down the mountain and illuminating the sky like a magnificent display of fireworks. Take time out to relax in the thermal Hot Springs and naturally heated Jacuzzis at Tabacon Resort, so close that you will feel he rumblings of the Volcano. Enjoy the different optional activities offered at the resort. 
Includes. Lunch and dinner from San Jose. Dinner from Guanacaste Beaches and Jaco Beach. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes, light jacket, bathing suit and towel. 
Departs from San Jose 10:00 am 
Departs from Jaco Beach 8:00 am 
Departs from Guanacaste Beaches 8:00 am 
 Butterfly Farm
A Natural Habitat With Hundreds of Butterflies -Tropical Gardens 
Learn all about the fascinating Butterfly as you explore its natural habitat, filled with hundreds of butterflies. The tour begins with a 25-minute film that gives and introduction as to what will be seen. Visitors will proceed to the packing plant, where on shipping days, you will lean about the sorting, packing process required for the exportation of the pupae. Tour proceeds to The Butterfly Garden, a tropical garden where perhaps over a thousand butterflies live their lives, feeding, mating and laying eggs. Guides may identify the most beautiful butterflies of Costa Rica, point out the females ovipositing their eggs on host plants and feeding on flowers. Visitors may touch the legs of butterflies and discover how they hold on to plants or try to find the lottery number on their wings. Topics such as the role of butterflies in nature, their defense mechanisms and those of their host plants are but a sampling of the many themes discussed. The entire cycle of the metamorphosis is shown. The tour culminates at the gift shop, where guests are afforded more opportunity for questions and answers. Those people that wish to indulge in souvenirs from Costa Rica may do so. 
Includes. Entrance fees, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes. 
Departs from San Jose 7:00 am - 14:00 
Canopy Adventure
A thrilling journey over the tree tops 
The exhilarating adventure of climbing above the canopy of the tropical forest and slide down from one platform to another, while enjoying close contact with nature. Get a really close up look at nature, and at the same time have a thrill of a lifetime. This is the tour that lets you roam around the treetops, giving you a "Bird's Eye View" of the tropical forest. Leap from platform to platform on the special system of steel cables with the use of professional climbing gear. 
Includes. Snack, gear, transportation and naturalist guide. (+ Lunch from Guanacaste) 
Bring. Comfortable shoes, light jacket and long pant. 
Departs from San Jose 8:00 am 
Departs from Jaco Beach 8:00 am - 12:30 p.m. 
Departs from Guanacaste Beaches 7:30 am 
 Carara National Park
Fauna - Flora - Crocodiles 
Carara National Park covers a low mountainous area of 15000 acres of an interesting transition forest between the Dry Tropical Forest and the Rainy one. Home of many mammals, as well as the rare Scarlet Macaw and vast number of species of plants and trees. Appreciate the wonders of this intricate eco-system. Walking by his footpaths you will observe several species of monkeys, birds, immense crocodiles, iguanas and frogs along the Tarcoles River. 
Includes. Entrance fees, breakfast. transportation and naturalist guide. (+ Lunch from San Jose) 
Bring. Light clothes and comfortable shoes. 
Departs from San Jose 7:00 am 
Departs from Jaco Beach 6:30 am - 14:00 
 Coffee Tour
Coffee Plantation - Traditions 
Imagine following the journey of a coffee bean from the plantation - to the processing plant to a cup of gourmet coffee. When you take the Coffee Tour at Café Britt you'll do exactly that! Their professional acting troupe, dressed in traditional garb, will escort you through multi-media, interactive tour through the history of coffee. On their finca, as the plantation is called in Spanish, your day starts on six-acres of coffee fields, tropical gardens and coffee processing facilities. We'll teach you all about coffee cultivation - and not just by giving you the facts - feel free to pick a few ripe cherries to taste their sweetness or take a few of the dried beans home to grow a plant of your own! From the fields, we'll take you into our roasting and packaging facilities where you'll soak in the aroma of roasting coffee and learn all about this magical process that turns a red coffee cherry into a delicious cup of java. Then, in our theater, sit back and watch a multi-media play and presentation of coffee's place in world history. Learn about how deeply coffee culture is woven into the history and people of Costa Rica - and be prepared to have a few good laughs while you're at it. Although incredibly knowledgeable, our troupe has a rather short serious threshold! 
Includes. Entrance fees, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Light clothes, comfortable shoes and hat. 
Departs from San Jose 7:30 am - 14:00 
 Crocodile Safari
Boat ride on the Tárcoles River - Bird Watching - Crocodiles in their natural environment 
Cruise down the Tarcoles River to witness some of the last remaining huge crocodiles. Observe these fascinating prehistoric creatures close up. Enjoy the magnificent vegetation and bird life in the surrounding area. Explore the habitat of the enormous crocodiles while navigating the exuberant mangroves and observing the great variety of birds throughout the route. When you arrives at the estuary, the guide will explain this complex ecosystem. 
Includes. Snacks, soft drinks, transportation and naturalist guide. 
Bring. Light clothes, comfortable shoes and hat. 
Departs from Jaco Beach. Am - Pm (It depends on tides) 
Horseback Riding
Beautiful horseback ride through the mountains nature paths - Horses available for all the levels. 
Make a beautiful horseback ride through the surrounding area of Ciudad Colon. Beautiful small town situated only 40 minutes from San Jose, driving on a paved highway, we reach Hacienda El Rodeo, where we mount horses and start our ride around nature paths that will challenge even the experienced adventurer. What better way to see the wealth of flora and fauna. Afterwards we will have a typical lunch to later relax on the patio of the hacienda and then begin our return to San Jose. From Jaco Beach and Guanacaste Beaches explore the mountains and forests, enjoying the nature and the panoramic views, while learning about the fauna and the beauties of the Tropical Dry Forest. There are horses available for all the levels. 
Includes. Snacks, soft drinks, transportation and naturalist guide. (+ Lunch from San Jose) 
Bring. Light clothes, comfortable shoes, long trousers and hat. 
Departs from San Jose 8:00 am -13:00 
Departs from Jaco Beach 7:00 am 
Departs from Guanacaste Beaches 7:30 am 
Inbioparque
Audiovisual presentation of Costa Rica's Biodiversity - Natural Trails - Live exhibits of Poisonous Dart Frogs, Tarantulas, Stingless Bees, Bullet Ants, Orchids, and Bromeliads. 
Enjoy a 15-minute audiovisual presentation that will show you about the Costa Rica Biodiversity. Who knows? You will probably learn something about Costa Rica that you did not know before! Then have the experience the feeling what it is like to go through Costa Rica's native forest of the Central Valley, the Humid Forest, the tropical Dry Forest, and the WetLand, while walking along the trails at INBiopark. This might turn out to be an adventure as you may be able to see white-tailed deer, three-toed sloths, green iguanas, snapping turtles, Hoffmann's woodpeckers, blue-gray tanagers, rufous-tailed hummingbirds, and even more. The adventure does not stop there! Along the trails are several stations with permanent live exhibits, including poisonous dart frogs, tarantulas, stingless bees, bullet ants, orchids, and bromeliads. 
INBioparque's lagoon is one of its most attractive sites! Here, you will enjoy looking at the different species in the lagoon through its underwater glass viewer. We also have several fish tanks to show you the most common and native fresh water fish that live in Costa Rica's wetland. Beautiful butterflies will flutter around you as you appreciate their colors and sizes. As you go through our butterfly garden our tour guide will show you the different species of butterflies and their metamorphosis cycle. Your visit will end with a sound and light presentation of Costa Rica's wild protected areas. This presentation may even motivate you to know and explore more about our country! 
Includes. Entrance fees, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes. 
Departs from San Jose 7:25 am - 10:20 am - 13:20 
 Irazu Volcano & Orosi Valley
Cartago - Basilica of Los Angeles - Irazu Volcano - The Orosi Valley - The Orosi Colonial Church 
This tour offers a unique combination of a volcano, the old capital city of Cartago and the picturesque Orosi Valley, rich in colonial history. The trip begins by leaving San Jose behind and heading east for an hour, climbing up to Costa Rica's highest volcano. The top of the volcano has often been described as the only surface on earth that so closely resemble a lunar landscape. On a clear day, one can sometimes catch a glimpse of both the Pacific and Atlantic coasts from this imposing height. Then, after walking along the crater beds, the tour will continue to Cartago and a visit to the Basilica, the most important center of religion in Costa Rica. Soon we will descend to the historic and colorful Orosi Valley home of the first Spanish settlers, where you will have the possibility of visiting the ruins of the oldest Church of Costa Rica and the Orosi Colonial Church. Lunch will be served in a scenic country style restaurant. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Waterproof jacket or cape, sweater and comfortable shoes. 
Departs from San Jose 8:00 am 
 Manuel Antonio National Park
Fauna - Flora - Isolated White Sand Beaches 
The 3000 acres of the Manuel Antonio National Park is considered one of the most beautiful National Parks of the country. With its white sand beaches, the abundant fauna, exuberant flora, and its scenic footpaths, is one of the most visited in the country. It includes a wooded area, densely populated by monkeys and raccoons, and three exceptionally beautiful beaches, is one of the few areas in which rare squirrel monkey can be found. The footpaths happen through the secondary forest and of the primary forest, dominated by you hoist them of cedar, raft and mangle. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and naturalist guide. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes, bathing suit and towel. 
Departs from Jaco Beach 7:30 am 
Palo Verde National Park
Tempisque River - Palo Verde National Park - Bird watching - Crocodiles 
Since the pre-Columbian times the Tempisque River has been the more important way of transportation of Guanacaste, and the habitat of the most extensive variety of birds in the country. In this important river we will board a boat that will take us to the National Park Palo Verde which is a sanctuary for the flora and fauna. Our passage by the Tempisque River will let us admire crocodiles, monkeys, iguanas and thousands of birds that visit the place. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and naturalist guide. 
Bring. Light clothes, comfortable and shoes and hat. 
Departs from Jaco Beach 7:00 am 
Departs from Guanacaste Beaches 8:00 am 
 Poas Volcano & Sarchi
Poas National Park - The Largest Crater of the World - Souvenirs - Typical Oxcart factory 
The Poas Volcano is located approximately one hour and a half from San Jose. The drive takes one past coffee, sugar and tropical plant plantations, and continues up through the cloud forest of Poas Volcano National Park. Accompanied by your naturalist guide you will walk up to the top and observe the enormous crater with its deep green lake. This crater is considered to be the largest crater in the world. Look deep into the crater and see the still active steam and sulfur outlets. Lunch will be served in a quaint typical restaurant. After lunch you will visit the village of Sarchí, the artesian center of Costa Rica renowned for it's original woodwork, handicrafts, and the colorful hand-painted oxcarts. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Waterproof jacket or cape, sweater and comfortable shoes. 
Departs from San Jose 8:00 am 
Departs from Jaco Beach 7:30 am 
 Poas Volcano & La Paz Waterfalls Gardens
Poas National Park - The Largest Crater of the World - La Paz Waterfalls Gardens - Magia Blanca Falls 
This tour combination will let you experience in one day the Poas Volcano with his majestic and imposing crater at 2.708 Mts. high and its enormous crater, considered the largest one of the world and enjoy a magnificent view of the Central Valley. Accompanied by your naturalist guide you will walk up to the top and observe the enormous crater with its deep green lake. Look deep into the crater and see the still active steam and sulfur outlets. We will continue to visit La Paz Waterfall Gardens, a Nature Park that has a variety of climates including both Cloud and Rain Forest. Nine viewing platforms allow you to have a close a view of five magnificent waterfalls and La Paz River. Walking a naturalist trail you can get to Magia Blanca Falls (the largest one and the most spectacular of the falls in the area). Visit the Hummingbird Garden, where your feathered friends will fascinate you as they play and fight with each other. You can also visit the butterfly observatory with a beautiful collection of tropical jewels. The drive will take you through coffee plantations, sugar and strawberry fields; small towns and picturesque houses adorned by flowers of all colors. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Waterproof jacket or cape, sweater and comfortable shoes. 
Departs from San Jose 6:50 am 
Rain Forest and Rio Perlas Hot Springs
We will visit the City of Cartago, first Capital of Costa Rica and its Basilica of Los Angeles, we will pass by the Orosi Valley and we have the opportunity to visit the Ruins of Ujarras, oldest church of Costa Rica. Then we will submerge you into the Rain Forest of the National Park Tapantí. One of the rainiest sites of Costa Rica, where it will be able to admire the wonders of the rain forest in its entire splendor. We will make a panoramic tour throughout the way that crosses the low part of this park, which we will complement with a naturalistic walk, to appreciate more closely the natural wealth of the rainy forest. Soon we will continue to visit the Orosi Colonial Church, continuing to the oasis of the Barceló Rancho Rio Perlas Resort & Spa which has everything what you need for one complete physical and spirit recovery: thermal water sources, Jacuzzi's outdoors, and an ample range of therapeutic and aesthetic treatments. 
Includes. Entrance fees, use of the facilities at the Barceló Rancho Rio Perlas Resort & Spa, lunch, transportation and naturalist guide. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes, light jacket, raincoat, long trousers, bathing suit and towel. 
Departs from San Jose 8:00 am 
Rain Forest Aerial Tram
Travel Between the Grove Forest, and the Canopy and its Gardens, Discovering Plants and Animals That Usually are H¡dden in the Highs of the Forest. 
Only an hour drive from San Jose in the Central Volcanic Mountain Range, the Rain Forest Aerial Tram is an unique Eco-Tourism and research facility. Here we will take you on a 90 minute long excursion through the rain forest canopy where a tour guide will explain about the hanging gardens of plants and animals hidden at the tops of tall tropical trees. Home of two thirds of all rain forest species, the site next to the northern border of Braulio Carrillo National Park, possesses one of the richest canopy communities in the world. 
After the tram ride one will have the chance to walk the bottom forest for an hour, where the novice will be able for the first time to enter in this world and see the tropical life close up, while the expert will discover new things about natural history. Almost no scientific work has been done concerning life in tropical trees. The tram will host the development of scientific investigation started in 1967 by founder of the Rain Forest Aerial Tram, Dr. Don Perry. 
The Braulio Carrillo National Park is a 46000 Ha. realm of primary forest in which some 6,000 species of plants and wildlife straddle the continental divide in the Central Volcanic Mountain Range and lead into the lowlands of the Caribbean. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Waterproof jacket or cape, and comfortable shoes. 
Departs from San Jose 6:00 am - 11:00am 
 River Adventure & Poás Volcano
Poas Volcano National Park - Sarapiqui River - Hiking - Scenic view of the Exuberant Braulio Carrillo National Park 
This complete Tour gives you the opportunity to enjoy some highlights of Costa Rica in only one day, first by going to the Poas Volcano National Park, which has the largest craters in the world, and where you can experience the Tropical Cloud Forest at its best. Look deep into the crater and see the still active steam and sulfur outlets. We will continue to visit La Paz Waterfall Gardens, a Nature Park that has a variety of climates including both Cloud and Rain Forest. Nine viewing platforms allow you to have a close a view of five magnificent waterfalls and La Paz River. Walking a naturalist trail you can get to Magia Blanca Falls (the largest one and the most spectacular of the falls in the area). Visit the Hummingbird Garden, where your feathered friends will fascinate you as they play and fight with each other. You can also visit the butterfly observatory with a beautiful collection of tropical jewels. We will continue to Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí. Here we'll board the boat to discover the richness of Costa Rica's nature traveling along the Sarapiqui River. The boat ride will last two hours, time enough to witness the magnificent rain forest and its habitants, such as toucans, monkeys, sloths, crocodiles and many other species. At the end of this river adventure you will come to a private farm to enjoy a home-style lunch. Then, you will be able to hike on one of the nature trails or explore the surroundings on horseback. In the afternoon, before returning to the city, you will enjoy the scenic view of the exuberant Braulio Carrillo National Park, as you drive through this spectacular park. 
Includes. Entrance fees, breakfast, lunch, transportation and naturalist guide. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes and light jacket and clothing. 
Departs from San Jose 7:00 am 
San Jose City Explorer
Culture - History - The National Theater - The Gold Museum - The National Museum - Souvenirs Factory. 
This excursion introduces you into the culture and the history of Costa Rica visiting the best museums, parks and historical sites of San Jose. We initiate our route passing by the Metropolitan Park of La Sabana lung of the Capital City, visiting the distinguished residential area of Rohrmoser with its Apostolic Embassy. Then continuing to Plaza Emeralda where you can observe or buy the finest Costa Rica handcrafts and enjoy an exquisite typical lunch as well. Later on, we will take the Paseo Colon up to The National Theater constructed on 1897. An art and architecture masterpiece. We will visit the Gold Museum and the National Museum, continuing to the Supreme Court, the monument to the first University on the Country, the Foreign Affair Minister, known as the Yellow House, the National Park, National Library, Supreme Court of Elections and the old districts of San Jose (Amon - Otoya & Tournon). Before we head back to the hotel, we will stop to have a cup of coffee at the tourist center "El Pueblo. Place were you can find over 60 different bars & restaurants 4 different discos, concentrates the nightlife of San Jose. Here you will have the opportunity to stay or to continue to the hotel. If you decide to stay at El Pueblo will receive special discounts at the galleries, bars and restaurants and will be pick up two hours later. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, snack, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes, light jacket and camara. 
Departs from San Jose 12:00 pm 
Sarapiqui Canopy and Rain Forest
Adventure - Braulio Carrillo National Park - Sarapiqui River 
Our naturalist guide will pick you up at your hotel early in the morning to start your journey of 1 ½ hours to Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí passing through one of the most exuberant National parks in Costa Rica, The Braulio Carrillo National Park. You will be able to enjoy the scenic views as we travel. Once in Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí, you will board a boat to discover the richness of Costa Rica nature along the sarapiqui River. The boat ride will last two hours, where you will have the opportunity to enjoy the magnificent rain forest and it habitants, such as toucans, monkeys, sloths, crocodiles and many other species. Then you will arrive to a private reserve where you will have the choice of reaching the Canopy starting point by horseback or hiking. The Canopy starts with an explanation of the basic principals needed to make this experience an enjoyable and safe one. This is the adventure that lets you roam around the treetops leaping from platform to platform, in a special system of steel cables using professional climbing gear. Each one of the 15 platforms and the suspension bridge is a unique experience in itself. After such an adrenaline packed two hours, you will be able to enjoy a home-style lunch at the private reserve. This excursion requires no previous experience. 
Include. Gear, lunch, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes and light clothing. 
Departs from San Jose 7:20 am. 
 Tortuguero National Park
 Tortuga Island Cruise
Yacht Trip Along the Gulf of Nicoya - A Perfect Spot for Swimming & Snorkeling - White Sand Beach and Turquoise Waters 
Board a yacht at Puntarenas and enjoy The Gulf of Nicoya, and its beautiful archipelago, admiring the many sea birds, while cruising to Tortuga Island. Tortuga Island is known for its immaculate white sand bBeach and turquoise waters, a perfect stop for swimming and snorkeling. You will remain in the island for approximately four hours, where you can enjoy different activities such as: Canopy Tour, trails, kayaking, snorkeling, swimming, beach sports or simply relax and enjoy the each, while the crew prepares an exquisite lunch - buffet style. 
Bring. Light clothing, bathing suit & towel. 
Departs from San Jose 7:00 am 
Departs from Jaco Beach 8:00 am 
Tortuguero National Park - Braulio Carrillo National Park - Flora - Fauna 
An expedition in the dense jungle of one of the most beautiful and scenic regions of Costa Rica. Travel along the exotic canals of the National Park Tortuguero, famous by solitary beaches where take places the nesting of the giant marine green turtles (Jul. to Seth.) Tortuguero is the most important site of nesting for the Green Turtle in the Western Hemisphere. Our journey will begin by crossing through the spectacular Braulio Carrillo National Park a dense cloud forest. After going down through the mountainous pass, you will reach the lowlands, and the beginning of the province of Limon, with its many banana plantations. A stop will be made for breakfast. The after traveling for approximately two and a half hours, you will reach the riverside where a specially designed boat will be waiting to take you through the system of rivers and canals that are found in Tortuguero National Park. The boat will slowly go up the canals to allow you the opportunity to observe the rich variety of wildlife to be found, and observe the thick jungle canopy above. Lunch will be served at the lodge soon after arrival. 
There are overnight optional packages for this tour. 
Includes. Entrance fees, breakfast, lunch, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Bathing Suit, light clothes and comfortable shoes. 
Departs from San Jose 6:30 am 
Traditional Nights a trip to Costa Rica past
Traditions - Folklore - Typical Food - Typical Dance 
Come with us and enjoy a trip to Costa Rica past. You will enjoy a typical dinner with a spectacle of dances and folkloric traditions in one of the mountains that surround San Jose, where you will be able to admire the beautiful Central Valley with the Cities of Heredia, Alajuela and San Jose. Enjoy the flavor that distinguishes the ticos. Don't miss this unforgettable night! 
Includes. Entrance fees, dinner, show, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Light jacket. 
Departs from San Jose 6:30 p.m. 
Traditional Nights at Pueblo Antiguo
Traditions - Folklore - Typical Food - Typical Dance 
Travel through time and transport yourself to the past of Costa Rica. The unique presentation of Pueblo Antiguo, is a multi-media, interactive tour through the history of our country, performed in the middle of a reproduction of the old town of San Jose. Where all the colors of their architecture, customs and traditions come together to show the origin of this small country and its friendly people. The show is followed by a typical dinner buffet. 
Includes. Entrance fees, dinner, show, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Light jacket. 
Departs from San Jose 5:30 p.m. 
Volcan Poas and La Paz Waterfalls Gardens
On this combination Tour you will experience in one day the Poas Volcano with his majestic and imposing crater at 2.708 Mts. high and its enormous crater, considered one of greatest of the world and enjoy a magnificent view of the Central Valley and the La Paz Waterfall Gardens that is a Nature Park that has a variety of climates including both Cloud and Rain Forest, five Magnificent waterfalls with nine viewing platforms allow you to a close a view of the falls and La Paz River, a trail that let you walk to Magia Blanca Falls( the largest and the most spectacular of the falls in the area) and the Hummingbird Garden, where your feathered friends will fascinate you as they play and fight with each other at amazing , At the Park you can also visit the butterfly observatory with a beautiful collection of tropical jewels. The drive will take you through coffee plantations, sugar and strawberry fields; small towns and picturesque houses adorned by flowers of all colors.
Bring: Comfortable shoes, raincoat, and jacket. Include: Transportation, bilingual guide, lunch and entrance fee. 
 White Water Rafting
In this excursion you have the opportunity to be in one of the most popular rivers for this sport, The Pacuare River, The Reventazon River, The Sarapiquí River, The Saveegre River or The Corobici River. The Pacuare River, is one of the five most important rivers of the world by its landscapes and fast rapids. In this tropical river the trip is pure magic. Located in the Caribbean of Costa Rica, the Pacuare River confines the Mountain of Talamanca, the home to the native Indians of Cabecar and an immense variety of flora and fauna. Once in the river you will go 16 miles on the Heart of the rain forest, observing cascades, birds and diversity of Flora. The Reventazón River makes the perfect trip for beginners the 12 miles of the river will take approximately 2 hours until you arrive the city of Turrialba, during the trip you will enjoy incomparable landscapes in the river more close to San Jose. The Sarapiquí and Saveegre Rivers are ideal for beginners and families. At the Corobici River the trip is excellent for bird's watcher and nature lovers. Except for the Pacuare River, no previous experience is required. In anyone of these rivers you will have a security briefing. 
Includes. Breakfast and Lunch from San Jose, and Lunch from Jacó Beach and Guanacaste Beaches, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Bathing suit, an extra T-shirt, towel and tennis shoes. 
Reventazon River departs from San Jose 6:30 am 
Pacuare River departs from San Jose 6:30 am 
Sarapiqui River departs from San Jose 6:00 am 
Savegre River departs from Jaco Beach 7:00 am 
Corobici River departs from Guanacaste Beaches 7:30 am 
Tours from Guanacaste
ARENAL VOLCANO BY NIGHT & TABACON RESORT 
Leave Guanacaste for an unforgettable experience. You will be passing through different kind of forest. Dry forest at the beginning; transition forest and rain forest would be seen on the way to the volcano. Bordering the Arenal Lake will be easier to see monkeys, birds, sloths, but also you will enjoy the beautiful sightseeing and landscapes. After lunch you will continue to Arenal Volcano and hot springs at Tabacon Resort where you will enjoy the curative water and the spectacle at night when the steam above the crater takes an intensive red glow and the explosions remind one of a fireworks display. After dinner you will go back to the hotel. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, dinner, transportation and naturalist guide. Bring: Light clothes, insect repellent, camera, suntan lotion, swimming suit, towel, comfortable shoes and hat Departs 08:00 am . 
BUENA VISTA RAINFOREST COMBO
Taking advantage of the volcanic activity you can get a bath with sulfur, hot spring water and mud facial, a Canopy ride or a walk on the bridge all on the same adventure. This paradise was built very deep in the forest, among trees, rivers, ravines and thermal springs. It is a unique place in the world, where trees and plants have been preserved to maintain the rustic and natural style in the area. You can find the three species of monkeys of the Rincón de la Vieja National Park, the howling monkey (congo), spider monkey, and the white face monkey, and many other species of mammals like coatis, ocelots, cauceles, and more than 257 species of birds. You can admire some of them as you sit down in any of the 5 hot spring water pool or while you do a mask of volcanic mud on the decks, surrounded by a cold water river that is born at the foothills of the Rincón de la Vieja Volcano. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and naturalist guide. Bring: light clothes, insect repellent, camera, suntan lotion, swimming suit, towel, comfortable shoes and hat. 
Departs 8:00 am   
PALO VERDE NATIONAL PARK & TEMPISQUE RIVER
After riding by beautiful savannas, you will get to Palo Verde National Park, one of the famous international bird-nesting site, which is composed by wetlands where 12 to 15 habitats have been identified. At these point you will be floating by Tempisque river, taking the opportunity to admire migratory and aquatic birds such as: roseate spoonbill, white ibis, greets egret, little blue heron, tricoled heron, bare throated tiger heron, among others. Palo Verde is made up of diverse wetlands habitats, rivers and limestone hills that are home to nature's most diverse forms of life Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and naturalist guide. Bring: light clothes, insect repellent, camera, suntan lotion, comfortable shoes and hat. Departs 8:00 am 
RINCON DE LA VIEJA NATIONAL PARK 
This is one of the most complete parks on Costa Rica whit its active Volcano and a variety of ecosystems that's include cloud, rain and dry forest. The biodiversity of this park creates one of the most attractive parks on the Country. A walk inside the park will teach you about the forest, including volcanic activity in form of fumarolas. The fauna is not less important, the rich animal life that lives in a the park can surprise you. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and naturalist guide. Bring:Light clothes, insect repellent, camera, suntan lotion, comfortable shoes and hat. Departs 8:00 am 
GRANADA COLONIAL & MASAYA VOLCANO
This is one of the most popular tours in Nicaragua, the city of Granada remains in the same place where the Spaniard Francisco Hernandez de Cordoba founded it in 1524. Despite being besieged by pirates several times, destroyed during the civil wars and set on fire by the American filibuster William Walker in 1856, still one of the most beautiful cities in Nicaragua. You will have the opportunity to tour the city admiring different interesting colonial and historic places and appreciate the beautiful architecture, then you will visit the Masaya Volcano National Park, this volcanic park features the Volcanic Museum with a complete interpretation of these phenomena, also the Santiago Crater the most active crater in Nicaragua where you can walk to the very edge of the volcano and look all the way down to the bottom, also you will have time to do some shopping at the Masaya Indian Market where you can look for wonderful Nicaragua souvenirs. 
Includes. Immigration fees and departure taxes, entrance fees, lunch, transportation and naturalist guide. Bring. Passport, light clothes, insect repellent, camera, suntan lotion, swimming suit, towel, comfortable shoes and hat. Departs 6:00 am 
Tours from Jacó
Tours from Jacó
Arenal Volcano & Hot Springs
Costa Rica's Most Active Volcano - Hot springs - Zarcero Park - Tabacon Spa 
The visit to the most active Volcano and the opportunity to relax in the hot springs of the Tabacon Resort & Spa will offer an unforgettable experience. One of the most popular tours in Costa Rica. In route towards the volcano we will pass by the Town of Zarcero to visit its park and enjoy a delicious typical lunch. We will continue to Ciudad Quesada capital of the region of San Carlos, zone specialized in cattle ranch and agriculture, later on you will arrive at La Fortuna the closest town to the Volcano where in a cleared day you will have the opportunity to admire the majestic colossus. Costa Rica's most active volcano periodically erupts, rumbling as it sends clouds of smoke and ash into the sky. Witness the spectacle of the Volcano at night, watching the red lava snake down the mountain and illuminating the sky like a magnificent display of fireworks. Take time out to relax in the thermal Hot Springs and naturally heated Jacuzzis at Tabacon Resort, so close that you will feel he rumblings of the Volcano. Enjoy the different optional activities offered at the resort.
Includes. Lunch and dinner from San Jose. Dinner from Guanacaste Beaches and Jaco Beach. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes, light jacket, bathing suit and towel. 
Departs from Jaco Beach 8:00 am 
Manuel Antonio National Park
Fauna - Flora - Isolated White Sand Beaches 
The 3000 acres of the Manuel Antonio National Park is considered one of the most beautiful National Parks of the country. With its white sand beaches, the abundant fauna, exuberant flora, and its scenic footpaths, is one of the most visited in the country. It includes a wooded area, densely populated by monkeys and raccoons, and three exceptionally beautiful beaches, is one of the few areas in which rare squirrel monkey can be found. The footpaths happen through the secondary forest and of the primary forest, dominated by you hoist them of cedar, raft and mangle. 
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and naturalist guide. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes, bathing suit and towel. 
Departs from Jaco Beach 7:30 am. 
Carara National Park
Fauna - Flora - Crocodiles 
Carara National Park covers a low mountainous area of 15000 acres of an interesting transition forest between the Dry Tropical Forest and the Rainy one. Home of many mammals, as well as the rare Scarlet Macaw and vast number of species of plants and trees. Appreciate the wonders of this intricate eco-system. Walking by his footpaths you will observe several species of monkeys, birds, immense crocodiles, iguanas and frogs along the Tarcoles River.
Includes. Entrance fees, breakfast. transportation and naturalist guide. (+ Lunch from San Jose) 
Bring. Light clothes and comfortable shoes. 
Departs from Jaco Beach 6:30 am - 14:00. 
Horseback Riding
Beautiful horseback ride through the mountains nature paths - Horses available for all the levels. 
Make a beautiful horseback ride through the surrounding area of Ciudad Colon. Beautiful small town situated only 40 minutes from San Jose, driving on a paved highway, we reach Hacienda El Rodeo, where we mount horses and start our ride around nature paths that will challenge even the experienced adventurer. What better way to see the wealth of flora and fauna. Afterwards we will have a typical lunch to later relax on the patio of the hacienda and then begin our return to San Jose. From Jaco Beach and Guanacaste Beaches explore the mountains and forests, enjoying the nature and the panoramic views, while learning about the fauna and the beauties of the Tropical Dry Forest. There are horses available for all the levels.
Includes. Snacks, soft drinks, transportation and naturalist guide. (+ Lunch from San Jose) 
Bring. Light clothes, comfortable shoes, long trousers and hat. 
Departs from Jaco Beach 7:00 am 
White Water Rafting
 
Adventure - Flora
In this excursion you have the opportunity to be in one of the most popular rivers for this sport, The Pacuare River, The Reventazon River, The Sarapiquí River, The Saveegre River or The Corobici River. The Saveegre Rives are ideal for beginners and families, no previous experience is required. In this tropical river the trip is pure magic with his rapids and his beautifull tropical forest. 
Includes. Lunch, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Bathing suit, an extra T-shirt, towel and tennis shoes. 
Savegre River departs from Jaco Beach 7:00 am. 
Canopy Adventure
A thrilling journey over the tree tops 
The exhilarating adventure of climbing above the canopy of the tropical forest and slide down from one platform to another, while enjoying close contact with nature. Get a really close up look at nature, and at the same time have a thrill of a lifetime. This is the tour that lets you roam around the treetops, giving you a "Bird's Eye View" of the tropical forest. Leap from platform to platform on the special system of steel cables with the use of professional climbing gear. 
Includes. Snack, gear, transportation and naturalist guide. 
Bring. Comfortable shoes, light jacket and long pant. 
Departs from Jaco Beach 8:00 am - 12:30 p.m. 
Poas Volcano & Sarchi
Poas National Park - The Largest Crater of the World - Souvenirs - Typical Oxcart factory 
The Poas Volcano is located approximately one hour and a half from San Jose. The picturesque drive takes one past coffee, sugar and tropical plant plantations, and continues up through the cloud forest of Poas Volcano National Park. Accompanied by your naturalist guide you will walk up to the top and observe the enormous crater with its deep green lake. This crater is considered to be the largest crater in the world. Look deep into the crater and see the still active steam and sulfur outlets. Lunch will be served in a quaint typical restaurant. After lunch you will visit the village of Sarchí, the artesian center of Costa Rica renowned for it's original woodwork, handicrafts, and the colorful hand-painted oxcarts.
Includes. Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Waterproof jacket or cape, sweater and comfortable shoes. 
Departs from Jaco Beach 7:30 am. 
Tortuga Island Cruises
Yacht Trip Along the Gulf of Nicoya - A Perfect Spot for Swimming & Snorkeling - White Sand Beach and Turquoise Waters
Board a yacht at Puntarenas and enjoy The Gulf of Nicoya, and its beautiful archipelago, admiring the many sea birds, while cruising to Tortuga Island. Tortuga Island is known for its immaculate white sand bBeach and turquoise waters, a perfect stop for swimming and snorkeling. You will remain in the island for approximately four hours, where you can enjoy different activities such as: Canopy Tour, trails, kayaking, snorkeling, swimming, beach sports or simply relax and enjoy the each, while the crew prepares an exquisite lunch - buffet style.
Includes. light cruise, tropical fruits, soft drinks, lunch, live music, transportation and guide. 
Bring. Light clothing, bathing suit & towel. 
Departs from Jaco Beach 8:00 am. 
Cocodrile Safari
Boat ride on the Tárcoles River - Bird Watching - Crocodiles in their natural environment 
Cruise down the Tarcoles River to witness some of the last remaining huge crocodiles. Observe these fascinating prehistoric creatures close up. Enjoy the magnificent vegetation and bird life in the surrounding area. Explore the habitat of the enormous crocodiles while navigating the exuberant mangroves and observing the great variety of birds throughout the route. When you arrives at the estuary, the guide will explain this complex ecosystem. 
Includes. Snacks, soft drinks, transportation and naturalist guide. 
Bring. Light clothes, comfortable shoes and hat. 
Departs from Jaco Beach. Am - Pm (It depends on tides).