Costa Rica is home to one of the most studied, and most active volcanoes in the world. Its consistent rumble and bubbling makes for an exciting visit, and calls to the adventurous heart in every traveler. This extension includes a rainforest tram and canopy tour, allowing you to explore the best of what the area has to offer. Explore the wonders and beauty of this region.
Chirripo Peak, or Place of Enchanted Waters, is the highest mountain in Costa Rica and attracts climbers from all over. At an altitude of over 12,500 ft, great height of Cerro Chirripó relative to its surroundings reveals the stark contrast, which makes it the 38th most prominent peak in the world. In the mountains of La Amistad International Park find the ecosystems of the Talamanca Mountain forest and Costa Rican Páramo with high biodiversity. Due to their extreme height, these peaks create sky islands for many species of plants and animals. A great Hiking tour in Costa Rica!
Visit the famous wildlife sanctuary of Manuel Antonio National Park on this 4 day extension. We will transfer you round trip from San Jose to enjoy 3 nights and 2 full days along the Pacific Coast. You can spend your time exploring the wildlife park, surfing, or taking part in any number of water activities in the area. Your time is free and flexible to do as you like.
A visit to Costa Rica isn't complete without experiencing rafting down the Pacuare River. Famous for its scenic views, the Pacuare is just as celebrated for it class III-IV whitewater rapids. The Pacuare River and the Pacuare Protected Zone are located between the coastal lowlands and the country's highest mountain range. This pristine jungle region, considered one of the most important protected areas in Central America, is still inhabited by the Cabecar Indians. Join us for this beautiful - and wet - Costa Rica extension!
Enjoy this three day excursion to the Tortuguero region, passing Banana plantations and traveling through lush tropical rainforest. Take a scenic boat ride on La Suerte River and through the Tortuguero Canals, offering lovely views of the Costa Rican forest and mangrove swamps. Enjoy two nights on the Tortuguero's coastline which is considered one of the Western Hemisphere's most important nesting sites of the green sea turtle. Relax and explore this exotic region on this extension tour.