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Arenal Volcano and Tabacón Hot Springs Day Trip from San Jose

Arenal Volcano and Tabacón Hot Springs Day Trip from San Jose

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Find your bliss with a classic Costa Rican experience that combines a seismic dose of adventure and relaxation! On this full-day trip from San Jose, visit the very active Arenal Volcano and explore its base with a guided nature hike. Then, unwind with a soak in a variety of geothermal pools at the luxurious Tabacón hot springs. The tour also includes a stop at the artisan town of Sarchí, plus delicious lunch and dinner.
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  • 12 to 16 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$162.00
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$162.00
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Arenal Volcano Experience Full-Day Tour from San Jose

Arenal Volcano Experience Full-Day Tour from San Jose

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See more of the Arenal Volcano region with the convenience of a full-day tour from San Jose. Take a scenic route to Arenal with views of farms, rain forest, and small towns, and stop at a coffee plantation where you can sample coffee and traditional snacks. Stop at a waterfall, look for wildlife, then have the afternoon to soak in hot springs set in a lush garden near the Arenal Volcano.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$139.00
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$139.00
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Costa Rica Full Day Combo Tour - Zip lining, Waterfalls, Volcano & Hot Springs

Costa Rica Full Day Combo Tour - Zip lining, Waterfalls, Volcano & Hot Springs

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Discover many beautiful attractions of Costa Rica on this Combo Tour from San Jose. Fly over the Rainforest Canopy on a zip lining course and rappel down 50 meters (150 feet). Visit 2 beautiful waterfalls in the Rainforest; admire wildlife of Costa Rica at the exotic birds’ viewing point and the Iguanas Center. Learn about coffee of Costa Rica and taste the delicious local cuisine. Participate of a native tribe presentation. Relax in thermal mineral hot springs pools at the base of Arenal Volcano. Lunch and dinner are included.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$160.00
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$160.00
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Monteverde Hanging Bridges Day Trip from San Jose

Monteverde Hanging Bridges Day Trip from San Jose

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Visiting Monteverde from San Jose in just one day can be challenging on your own, but this guided tour streamlines transportation to make the trip a cinch. Arrive at Monteverde in the morning and head straight to a canopy tour: hike on hanging bridges and learn about the rich cloud forest environment before heading back to San Jose.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$165.00
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$165.00
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Sloth Experience and Cultural Towns Half Day Trip from San Jose

Sloth Experience and Cultural Towns Half Day Trip from San Jose

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Visit a Costa Rican animal sanctuary and learn about sloths on this half-day tour from San Jose. Discover other local wildlife being treated at the sanctuary to be released into the wild such as monkeys, toucans, kinkajous (known as honey bears), coatimundis, macaws, and more. Plus, head to the folkloric towns of Grecia and Sarchi to explore.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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$85.00
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La Paz Waterfall Gardens From San José

La Paz Waterfall Gardens From San José

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La Paz Waterfall Gardens showcases Costa Rican wilderness at its most picturesque, with lush tropical rain forest, thundering cascades, white rivers, and a rich variety of wildlife. This tour provides round-trip transportation from San José and allows you to see the highlights of La Paz in a single day. Your guide navigates through the park’s many trails and takes you to White Magic Waterfall, the butterfly observatory, and other attractions.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$102.00
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$102.00
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Combination Tour: Arenal Volcano and Baldi Hot Springs

Combination Tour: Arenal Volcano and Baldi Hot Springs

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Don’t miss out on two of Costa Rica’s most alluring natural attractions by taking this 13-hour tour of the Arenal Volcano National Park and the Baldi Hot Springs from San Jose. Stop in the bohemian town of Sarchi, travel through landscapes replete with mango groves and pineapple farms, and eat lunch overlooking the magnificent Arenal Volcano. Then, soothe your muscles in the thermal waters of the Baldi Hot Springs before enjoying dinner. Entrance fees, and hotel pickup and drop-off in San Jose are included.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$151.00
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$151.00
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Full Day Monteverde Cloud Forest Tour from San Jose

Full Day Monteverde Cloud Forest Tour from San Jose

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Venture into the Monteverde Cloud Forest even if you're based in San Jose with this all-inclusive day trip. An experienced driver handles the steep and challenging roads to get you safely to the mountainous reserve, where you can explore the mist-shrouded rain forest via hanging bridges and an aerial tram. After the canopy adventure, get an up-close look at snakes, frogs, and butterflies at a reptile garden, and recharge with a typical Costa Rican lunch.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$257.00
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$257.00
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Waterfall tour at Jaco Beach from San Jose

Waterfall tour at Jaco Beach from San Jose

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Spend a day exploring the rain forest and waterfalls found in the mountains above Jaco beach for a nature-filled escape from San Jose. Visit a private nature reserve where your guide leads a hike through virgin rain forest with a river and several waterfalls. Learn about the animal and plant life of Costa Rica, and take a dip in natural pools along the way. Lunch is included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$139.00
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$139.00

Sloths Experience and Indigenous Tribe Half Day Tour from San Jose

Sloths Experience and Indigenous Tribe Half Day Tour from San Jose

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Learn about Sloths and other Rainforest Animals of Costa Rica on this Half-Day Trip from San Jose. Visit an Animal Sanctuary specialized in rehabilitating injured sloths and learn everything about these amazing animals. Observe other Wild Animal Species of Costa Rica that are also treated at the Sanctuary, like monkeys, toucans, kinkajous, coatis, macaws and others. Travel to the Mountains of San Jose, visit a Native Tribe and learn about the indigenous culture of Costa Rica. Discover the traditions and way of living of the “Huetar” Ethnic Group at the Quitirrisi Indigenous Reservation.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$85.00
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$85.00
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Irazú Volcano, Orosi Valley, and Lankester Gardens Combo Tour from San Jose

Irazú Volcano, Orosi Valley, and Lankester Gardens Combo Tour from San Jose

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Explore highlights of Costa Rica's Cartago province on this combo tour from San Jose that offers a mix of majestic natural beauty and cultural gems. Get a front-row view of one of the country's most mystical peaks at Irazú Volcano National Park, and then stroll among vibrant bromeliads, orchids, and hundreds of other plant species at Lankester Gardens in Orosi. You'll also visit the Virgin of the Angels Basilica, a popular pilgrimage site, in Cartago, and taste local flavor with included lunch at a restaurant.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$116.00
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$116.00
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San Jose, Manuel Antonio National Park (Private)

San Jose, Manuel Antonio National Park (Private)

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Manuel Antonio National Park, its a great pleace if you want to see wildlife in the Country, you can find monkes, birds, sloths, and more, is just 2 hours from the capital, on this tour you will have a tour guide, who is gonna show you the nature in the country, and history from Costa Rica
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  • 7 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$135.07
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$135.07
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Full day tour with and watching at Marino Ballena from San José

Full day tour with and watching at Marino Ballena from San José

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See humpback whales, dolphins, and more on a 12-hour tour from San Jose. In addition to all-inclusive air-conditioned transportation, your nature excursion conveniently includes both breakfast and lunch, plus snacks to keep you happy and comfortable the whole day. Take a stroll around Ballena Marine National Park, then have your camera read for a boat tour where you get a closer look at Costa Rica's fantastic sea creatures.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$161.04
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Sloth One Day Tour & Hot Springs Arenal Volcano

Sloth One Day Tour & Hot Springs Arenal Volcano

Experience one of Costa Rica's most impressive natural attractions and its most adorable creature on this combo tour from San Jose. Take a guided nature walk through a sloth refuge to see the elusive animals up close, and then spend the afternoon soaking in more than 20 different thermal pools at a top Arenal Volcano hot springs resort. A buffet breakfast and lunch plus luxury transport complete the full-day adventure.
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  • 12 to 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$228.00
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$228.00
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Celeste River from San Jose

Celeste River from San Jose

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Explore Tenorio Volcano National Park and the Rio Celeste, located in the province of Alajuela, on this guided all-day tour from San Jose. Stop at the Celeste River Waterfall, view the craters of the Tenorio Volcano, and check out the Blue Lagoon and learn how it gets its namesake color. Along the way, spot the local flora and fauna and capture plenty of panoramic shots.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$180.00
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$180.00
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Corcovado National Park One Day Tour

Corcovado National Park One Day Tour

Daily departures from San Jose and Manuel Antonio. Harboring an extraordinary variety of animals, some of which are threatened or endangered species. Be on the lookout for elusive jungle cats like jaguars and ocelots. Enjoy the chatter of the many species of monkeys as they scamper through the trees. Corcovado is home to the Jaguar and whales in its waters.  Includes: Guide, light breakfast, Entrance fee to Corcovado, boat trips, lunch box, fruits, natural drinks.   • Experience the rich biodiversity of Corcovado National Par • Spot dolphins and sea turtles during your boat ride along the Pacific Coast to the San Pedrillo Ranger station. Your Corcovado Expeditions bilingual and naturalist guide will lead a 3-hour hike through the primary and secondary forest, locating and explaining the extensive rainforest wildlife and flora. 
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  • 12 to 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$350.00
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$350.00
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Rio Celeste One Day!!!

Rio Celeste One Day!!!

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Trek through Tenorio Volcano National Park on this half-day tour that includes visits to the Blue Lagoon, the Celestial Waterfall, and the local fumaroles. With a guide in the lead, you can just focus on the natural surroundings and listen to commentary from your naturalist guide on the local flora and fauna. Additional stops include the Tree of La Paz and the local pineapple fields.
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  • 12 to 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$137.00
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$137.00

Poas Volcano plus La paz waterfall gardens! (Private tour)

Poas Volcano plus La paz waterfall gardens! (Private tour)

Private tour On this combo tour you will make a trail on the Poas volcano national park there you will have the oportunity to see the main crater and nature from the cloud forest, our next stop will be La paz warerfall gardens, its a rescue center, you will see a lot of wildlife from the country, for example you will see: White face monkey, Spider monkey, butterflies, wildcats, snakes and more!
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$179.00
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$179.00
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Mountain tours

Mountain tours

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Personalized guide service to tourist places such as the Arenal Volcano, Thermal Springs and Zipline
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$256.42
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$256.42
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Tortuguero National Park Adventure 3D/2N

Tortuguero National Park Adventure 3D/2N

Discover the “Amazon of Costa Rica” brimming with abundant flora and fauna on a short expedition to the pristine rainforests of Tortuguero National Park. The park has a system of natural canals and the only transportation in this area is by boat, creating a peaceful atmosphere. Highlights: -Experience a scenic boat ride in Tortuguero N.P. -Spot local wildlife within the park’s rainforest -Taste delicious and fresh Costa Rican cuisine
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$329.00
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$329.00
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Barva Volcano Route, Braulio Carrillo National Park

Barva Volcano Route, Braulio Carrillo National Park

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In total there are about 11 km more or less depending on the trail and the condition! The route is between easy and moderate due to the height of 2700 masl, it is normally cold even in the dry season, January / June, the advantage is that there are few steep slopes and the trail is in good condition even in rain. It is a beautiful and very educational route near the capital.
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  • 6 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$40.00
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$40.00

Combo Tour : Irazu Volcano/Orosi Valley/Lankester Garden

Combo Tour : Irazu Volcano/Orosi Valley/Lankester Garden

This tour is the combination of the Irazu Volcano National Park, the Orosi Valley and Lankester Garden tours. With this excursion you will see an impressive volcano, visit important historical and cultural places in our country and also will have the opportunity to see beautiful plants. To that end, the tour offers the mystique of the Irazu Volcano, and the enchantment of the lush gardens in Orosi.
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  • 9 hours
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$160.00
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$160.00

Prussian Forest Route

Prussian Forest Route

Prussia is a mainly coniferous forest between 2600 masl (minimum height) and a maximum of 3400 masl. The vegetation of tall pine and eucalyptus trees gives it a special aroma but above all a boreal forest appearance that is exotic to the visitor in addition to the imposing oak trees. Above 2800 meters of altitude, the native highland forest composed of dwarf trees such as the ridge and shrubs that dominate the landscape until reaching 3100 meters of altitude, the sub-paramo makes a presence although the paramo vegetation itself is exclusive to the crater sector. During our tour we will learn about its importance and value for the protection of flora and fauna species.
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  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$50.00
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Route between Irazú Volcanoes and Turrialba

Route between Irazú Volcanoes and Turrialba

We are going to visit the crossing between the Irazú and Turrialba Volcanoes. A route of 11 km one way to the Central where we will find slopes for all tastes, unique landscapes that from 3000 meters above sea level It is important to indicate that on the way you must be prepared for changes in the weather. This area has a very irregular climate. (It rains, it is sunny, it rains, it is sunny) so you have to be prepared for this climate since the changes are drastic at any time. All the way is green which gives the sensation of freshness along the route, this route has the particularity that the landscape will change at all times passing through pastures, vegetables, dairies and more. The Turrialba volcano will appear little by little and the last section will accompany us to the La Central dairy, that dairy that is the icon of the town, there we will have lunch, a mandatory stop to recover energy and enjoy an impressive landscape.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.00
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