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Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery

Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery

Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery Overview

The tiny tropical republic of Costa Rica is well known for the proliferation of its wildlife. A treasure trove for the nature-lover, it has a multitude of well-organised national parks where you can view wildlife on foot or by boat, with a backdrop of hissing volcanoes, bird-filled mangroves or steaming jungle.

Holiday itinerary

Day 1 Arrive in San José and transfer to your hotel.

Day 2 Drive and boat to Tortuguero Jungle Reserve.

Day 3 Wildlife spotting excursion and village visit in Tortuguero.

Day 4 At leisure.

Day 5 Fly and drive to Arenal volcano area.

Day 6 Guided wildlife spotting expedition.

Day 7 Guided excursion to the Ecotermales hot springs.

Day 8 Transfer to Bajos del Toro.

Day 9 Guided tour of a nature reserve.

Day 10 At leisure with optional jungle walks.

Day 11 Transfer to airstrip and fly to the Pacific coast’s Osa Peninsula, transfer to lodge.

Day 12 Snorkelling expedition; whale and dolphin watching in season.

Day 13 Wildlife-spotting hike in Corcovado National Park.

Day 14 Transfer to airstrip and fly to San José.

Day 15 Transfer to airport for international flight home.

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Reviews of this holiday

Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery by aklg17, 24 Aug 2019
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We had an amazing time in Costa Rica. Loads of easy to spot wildlife. Stayed in some lovely hotels. Pretty much everything ... read more

Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery by Red Traveller, 11 Jan 2019
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This was a holiday to celebrate my 60th birthday and it lived up to expectations. Luxurious accommodation whilst experiencing ... read more

Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery by Mrs A N 18, 21 Aug 2018
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Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery by Balham honeymooners, 28 Jan 2018
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We used Journey Latin America to help shape the honeymoon of a lifetime in beautiful Costa Rica. From ziplines beside a ... read more

Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery by Julia, 4 Mar 2017
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Loved Costa Rica and adored Nicaragua. They organised the perfect tour for us with wonderful variety. We saw great scenery, ... read more

Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery by Five go mad in Costa Rica, 4 Sep 2016
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Our family of five (children aged 9, 11 and 14) toured around Costa Rica for 18 days, staying in 5 main areas. Everyone ... read more

Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery by Tony ATS, 6 May 2015
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All arrangements and accommodation were excellent. read more

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Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery by aklg17, 24 Aug 2019
Traveller rating:

We had an amazing time in Costa Rica. Loads of easy to spot wildlife. Stayed in some lovely hotels. Pretty much everything ... read more

Costa Rica Wildlife: Discovery by Red Traveller, 11 Jan 2019
Traveller rating:

This was a holiday to celebrate my 60th birthday and it lived up to expectations. Luxurious accommodation whilst experiencing ... read more