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Explore Costa Rica on a small ship cruise with Adventure Life. We work with all the top-rated small ship cruise lines visiting Puerto Caldera, Quepos, Golfito, San Jose, and Puerto Jimenez, and we help match you with the perfect small ship and cruise itinerary for your specific tastes and needs. There are countless advantages to visiting Costa Rica on a small ship cruise versus a large cruise ship including avoiding crowds and being able to visit and explore smaller ports and scenic shorelines that large ships simply cannot access.  The cost of small ship cruises to Costa Rica start at $1,250 for a trip of 6 to 99 days in 2022. Tell us about your dream small ship cruise to Costa Rica and our team of Costa Rica travel experts will help you make it a reality.  
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Playa Manuel Antonio
$2,290
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Crossing the Panama Canal: Costa Rica to Panama

Puerto Caldera - Colon - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Panorama
  • Explore the stunning Manuel Antonio
  • Tour Casa Orquidea's flowers
  • Discover the forest and animal life
  • Cross to the Panama Canal
Starts/ Ends in:
Puerto Caldera / Colon
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Macaw in the jungle
$5,845
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Unveiled Wonders: Panama and Costa Rica

8 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Voyager
  • Cruise among the Gulf of Panama
  • Visit Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Explore the Curú National Refuge
  • Hike in a birder´s paradise
  • Enjoy San José or Panamá City
  • Search for untamed wildlife
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Surf the waves of Costa Rica's pristine beaches
$4,999
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Pacific Paradise

San Diego to San Jose - 17 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Victory
  • Explore San Diego
  • Visit the cliffs of Cabo San Lucas
  • Discover Isla Espíritu
  • Enjoy Sea of Cortez
Starts/ Ends in:
San Diego / San Jose
Activities:
Archaeological Site Visits, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Spa Relaxation, Village Visits, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Panama City's Bridge of the Americas
$2,290
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Crossing the Panama Canal: Panama to Costa Rica

Colon - Puerto Caldera - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Panorama
  • Visit the famous Panama Canal
  • Swim & snorkel at the Pearl Islands
  • Discover beautiful Casa Orquideas
  • Explore Isla Coiba & Manuel Antonio
Starts/ Ends in:
Colon / Puerto Caldera
Activities:
Rainforest Exploration, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Spot stunning wildlife in the tree canopy
$4,070
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Wild Costa Rica Escape

6 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Quest
  • Navigate Costa Rica’s Guanacaste
  • Discover diverse tropical ecosystem
  • Enjoy Isla Tortuga’s beaches
  • Explore volcanic landscapes
Starts/ Ends in:
Puerto Caldera / Puerto Caldera
Activities:
Horseback Riding, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Road along coastline of Valparaiso
$6,490
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Expedition Cruise from Chile to Costa Rica

17 Day Itinerary aboard Ocean Victory
  • Admire historic Coquimbo
  • Marvel at the Atacama desert
  • See the ruins of Chan Chan
  • Look for incredible wildlife
Starts/ Ends in:
Valparaiso / Golfito
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Urban Exploration, Village Visit, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Relax along Nicaragua's beautiful beaches
$1,136
Save $250
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Baja and Costa Rica Discovery

San Diego to San Jose - 14 Day Itinerary aboard Scenic Eclipse
  • Visit charming La Paz
  • Explore lovely Isla Cerralvo
  • Enjoy exploring Huatulco
  • Explore Quetzal
Starts/ Ends in:
San Diego / Puntarenas
Activities:
Hiking, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Colorful harbor of Bonaire
$9,680
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Philipsburg to Puntarenas

16 Day Itinerary aboard Sea Cloud Spirit
  • View a tropical paradise Grenada
  • Immerse in traditions and culture
  • Transit the famous Panama Canal
  • Explore spectacular Costa Rica
Starts/ Ends in:
Philipsburg / Quepos
Activities:
Sailing Schooner, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Village Visit
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Keel-billed Toucan
$5,530
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Panama and Costa Rica by Sea: The Natural Wonders of Central America – with Smithsonian Journeys

8 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bellot
  • Cross the Panama Canal
  • Punta Culebra Nature Center at STRI
  • Snorkel on beautiful Holandes Cayes
  • See Darién National Park rainforest
Starts/ Ends in:
Colon / Puerto Caldera
Activities:
Rainforest Exploration, Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Explore Panama
$4,260
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Between the Caribbean and the Maya

Cozumel - Colón - 10 Day Itinerary aboard Le Bellot
  • Visit Mayan sites in Belize
  • Swim and snorkel in the Caribbean
  • Meet the Kuna people of Panama
  • Relax on beaches and explore ruins
Starts/ Ends in:
Cozumel / Colon
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises, Snorkeling
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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Table Mountain and Cape Town Harbour, South Africa
$192,598
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142-Day Extraordinary Discoveries

142 Day Itinerary aboard Seabourn Sojourn
  • See Fiji's islands
  • Swim and snorkel in Vanuatu
  • Enjoy Sydney's landmarks
  • Know batik fabric decoration
Starts/ Ends in:
Miami / Barcelona
Activities:
Small Ship Cruises
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruise Details
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