Unforgettable Costa Rica tour & beach holiday

San José, Arenal, Tenorio Volcano National Park & Playa Carrillo

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Squirrel Monkey

Arenal Volcano

Red-eyed tree frog

Hanging bridges, Arenal

Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum

Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum

Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum

Magic Mountain Hotel, Arenal

Magic Mountain Hotel, Arenal

Magic Mountain Hotel, Arenal

Magic Mountain Hotel, Arenal

Capuchin Monkey

Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel, Tenorio Volcano National Park

Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel, Tenorio Volcano National Park

Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel, Tenorio Volcano National Park

Tenorio Volcano National Park

Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows, Puerto Carrillo

Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows, Puerto Carrillo

Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows, Puerto Carrillo

Nammbú Beach Front Bungalows, Puerto Carrillo

Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows, Puerto Carrillo

Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows, Puerto Carrillo

Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows, Puerto Carrillo

Costa Rican beach

Costa Rican Rainforest

San José

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, San Jose

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, San Jose

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, San Jose

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, San Jose

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, San Jose

Costa Rican Rainforest

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An eco-adventure through magnificent Costa Rica, with city, nature and beach stays, including activities and all travel

Costa Rica is a verdant paradise, flanked with beautiful beaches, veined in wild rivers and blanketed in lush jungle. Add to this the peppering of cloud-skimming volcanoes and moodily misty canopies, and you've got an eco-tourist destination to remember. With this 10-night adventure, you'll discover the cultural, natural and historical wonders of this captivating country, with adventurous activities and a blissful beach stay along the way.

You'll kick off in Costa Rica's capital of San José, where you'll have two nights to get to know the city from the contemporary comforts of Holiday Inn Express San José Forum. A VIP City Bus tour will ensure you don't miss a thing, as you take in panoramic vistas, live folk music and local cuisine. Next, you'll head to the Sarapiqui River to try your hand at rafting, before visiting Arenal Volcano – one of Costa Rica's most active.

With two nights at Hotel Magic Mountain in Arenal, you'll also get the chance to visit the Sky Walk Hanging Bridges, which afford an unimaginable perspective over the forests, volcano and lake (and a chance to come face-to-face with some monkeys). You'll then move onto Tenorio Volcano National Park for two nights at Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel. Here, a nature walk will lead you to the Celeste Waterfall, where you'll find a vibrant blue lagoon and a unique palette of greens and blues, which come about due to a natural chemical reaction. En route, try and spot some of the many birds species known to flock to the area, like the Roseate Spoonbill.

The country’s serene North Pacific coast is your next stunning destination, and you’ll stay right on the palm-lined Puerto Carrillo at the family-run Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows for three nights. The itinerary is yours for the tailoring here, from sun-tanning and cruising the waves on Samara Beach, to rich wildlife-watching in Palo Verde National Park. Completely switch off and recharge your batteries before your final journey back to San José, where you’ll stay at Country Inn & Suites by Carlson for your last night.

Brief itinerary

Days 1-2: Holiday Inn Express San Jose Forum or similar, San Jose
Days 3-4: Hotel Magic Mountain or similar, Arenal
Days 5-6: Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel or similar, Tenorio Volcano National Park
Days 7-9: Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows or similar, Puerto Carrillo
Day 10: Country Inn & Suites by Carlson or similar, San Jose

Good to know


The Zika Virus has been reported in this region. The virus is carried by mosquitoes and symptoms are usually mild, but guests should take the normal precautions to avoid mosquito bites. Women who are pregnant or wishing to become pregnant, should speak to their healthcare provider for further advice. Please see the Travel Details section for further information.

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Beach Flights Long-haul Multiple Destinations Activities Scenery

We like

  • Testing your nerve with an unforgettable river rafting excursion
  • Taking in a phenomenal bird’s eye view of Monteverde’s misty forests from the treetop walkways
  • Marvelling at the unique colours of the Tenorio River while taking in the wildlife
  • Beach-hopping, swimming and relaxing on the North Pacific coast’s untouched beaches

Second opinion

  • To find out more about Holiday Inn Express San José Forum, please visit their website or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
  • To find out more about Magic Mountain Hotel please visit their website or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
  • To find out more about Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel please visit their website or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
  • To find out more about Nammbú Beachfront Bungalows, please visit their website or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
  • To find out more about Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, please visit their website or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
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