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Costa Rica is an ideal destination for your first experience of Central or Latin America. It offers many opportunities for wildlife encounters and adrenalin-fuelled adventure. With some of the richest biodiversity on Earth, Costa Rica is great for exploring volcanoes, rainforests and beaches.

You could enjoy experiences like these

  • Go white water rafting
  • Explore the rainforest by zipwire
  • Visit live volcanoes

White water rafting on the Sarapiqui River in Costa Rica spotting sloths, kingfishers and herons - nothing can beat it.

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Our Holidays to Costa Rica

Complete Costa Rica

Experience volcanoes, jungles and tropical beaches on this family holiday, where you'll get to zip-line through the trees in the rainforest, look for wildlife, and swim in the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean.

Prices from: £1,849 per adult, £1,749 per child
  • Duration: 13 days
  • Ideal for ages: 5+
  • Itinerary type: Small group
Departure guide:
  • Easter
  • Summer
  • Xmas
Excellent for:
  • Activity & Adventure
  • Cultural Discovery
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Multi-Activity Holidays

Rainforest & Volcanoes

Green and black poison dart frog in Costa Rica rainforest

An active family holiday, designed to get the most out of Costa Rica’s varied natural environment. Travel in comfort and explore mountains, volcanoes, swamps, rainforest and beach.

Prices from: £2,199 per adult, £2,099 per child
  • Duration: 12 days
  • Ideal for ages: 5+
  • Itinerary type: Small group
Departure guide:
  • Easter
Excellent for:
  • Wildlife & Nature

Costa Rica Family Adventure

A varied and exciting tailor made itinerary to include the very best of Costa Rica. An ideal trip for the summer holidays, families can enjoy volcanoes, cloud forests, mangroves, tropical beaches and turtles.

Prices from: £2,699 per adult, £2,599 per child
  • Duration: 13 days
  • Ideal for ages: 5+
  • Itinerary type: Trip idea
Availability guide:
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Active Costa Rica

Raft and tube along river rapids, kayak and hike in the rainforests, cycle to a volcano and zip-line through the canopies on this active family adventure holiday to Costa Rica.

Prices from: £2,099 per adult, £1,999 per child
  • Duration: 12 days
  • Ideal for ages: 9+
  • Itinerary type: Small group
Departure guide:
  • Easter
  • Summer
  • Xmas
Excellent for:
  • Activity & Adventure
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Multi-Activity Holidays

Discover More About Costa Rica

If you fancy spending some time searching for sloths, crocodiles and toucans, then our family trips to Costa Rica are a great choice. We can take you to Tortuguero, famous for its turtles who come to nest here, and to Playa Ballena where you can witness the humpback whale migration.

Combine your wildlife watching with some adventure activities and your family could enjoy white water rafting, kayaking, mountain biking and zip wiring, from Sarapiqui in the heart of the rainforest.

Costa Rica has some amazing geology – explore the cone-shaped Arenal Volcano, peer into Poas Volcano while it shoots water and mud into the air and visit the tranquil hot springs.

You will find that many of the hotels in Costa Rica are geared towards families, and English is widely spoken.

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Departures

Choose your preferred departure to Costa Rica from the 8 options below, then make a no obligation booking request, or enquire if you would like to ask us a question.

Itinerary dates Prices per person from (exc. flights)
Holiday itinerary Year Starts Ends Adult price, excluding flights, from Child price, excluding flights, from Note Options
Active Costa Rica 2018 31 Mar 7 Apr £2,046 £1,999 Book or Enquire
Rainforest & Volcanoes 2018 31 Mar 10 Apr £2,199 £2,099 Book or Enquire
Complete Costa Rica 2018 28 Jul 8 Aug £1,849 £1,749 Book or Enquire
Active Costa Rica 2018 11 Aug 21 Aug £2,099 £1,999 Book or Enquire
Active Costa Rica 2018 22 Dec 1 Jan £2,299 £2,199 Book or Enquire
Complete Costa Rica 2018 22 Dec 2 Jan £1,949 £1,849 Book or Enquire
Active Costa Rica 2019 6 Apr 16 Apr £2,299 £2,199 Book or Enquire
Complete Costa Rica 2019 13 Apr 24 Apr £2,199 £2,099 Book or Enquire