Costa Rica Trip
Feb 3 - feb 7, 2021
limited gal spots + 3 guy spots remaining
April 7 - april 11, 2021
Gal spots SOLD OUT + 1 guy spot remaining
June 4 - june 8, 2021
Nov 24 - nov 28, 2021
Dec 8 - Dec 12, 2021
Dec 29 - jan 2, 2022
Feb 2 - feb 6, 2022
April 6 - april 10, 2022
5 days/4 nights
from $1,499 USD
P.S. All payments can be broken up into a $500* deposit + 3 additional installments.
*Through January, deposit is only $199.
Day 1 - Tamarindo
Welcome to Costa Rica!
Arrive at Liberia International Airport by 3 pm., and we'll take a group shuttle to the region of Tamarindo, a fun little beach town that will be our home base for the next few days.
We'll check into our hotel, get settled in and kick off this trip with a celebratory cocktail on the beach!
This evening, we'll walk to a local Costa Rican restaurant and get to know each other over dinner and drinks!
day by day*
*Itinerary is indicative for 2021 and is subject to change
Day 2 - Rincón de la Vieja
Rise 'n' shine - get ready for an adrenaline-filled morning in the mountains and volcanoes!
We'll stretch our legs after our flights by heading to a local national park, where we'll be canyoning through rivers and waterfalls, climbing, and diving into blue waters.
In the afternoon, we'll enjoy a picnic lunch in the wild and afterward head over to nearby hot springs to continue relaxing in the jungle.
We'll make our way back into town for an evening at your leisure - unwind with cocktails with your travel mates, do some exploring, or hit the pillow early for a good night's sleep.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Welcome to Costa Rica! This beautiful country in Central America is known for its amazing outdoors, lush jungles and mountains, and an abundance of wildlife. It is home to some of the hottest surf spots and beach towns, populated by friendly, laid-back Ticos and Ticas, and is hands down one of the best places to unwind in nature.
On this trip, you can expect to spend a lot of time out on the waves, swimming or surfing, canyoning, and relaxing in hot springs. You'll even have an opportunity to give back and help clean up the beaches that are home to the nests of the endangered leatherback sea turtle.
Come join us for a 5 day 4 night getaway to this amazing country and learn to embrace the pura vida!
All accommodations in centrally-located hotels (boutique when possible, shared twin/double room)
In-country transportation for included activities
Group airport transfers
4 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
Canyoning experience in the mountains
Hot springs experience in the jungle
Surfing lessons (beginner to advanced)
Beach clean-up charity opportunity to support leatherback sea turtles, in partnership with local wildlife charity
Trip Manager throughout
Flights (fly into and out of Liberia International Airport in Costa Rica)
Mandatory trip insurance (budget approx. $70-90)
Meals not mentioned (budget around $150, depending on consumption habits)
Day 3 - Beach
EN LA PLAYA
Surf's up! Today is all about enjoying one of Costa Rica's best features: its beaches.
We'll be getting surfing lessons and catching some waves with a local instructor. Whether you're a seasoned surfer or have never touched a board in your life, you're going to have a blast.
The afternoon is free.
We recommend exploring local beach bars or grabbing lunch at one of the many outdoor restaurants.
In the evening, we'll head to a local brewery for a beer tasting!
RELAx IN NATURE
Day 4 - Beach
Wake Up. Give back.
This morning you'll have the opportunity join in on a community beach cleanup to help save the lives of endangered Leatherback sea turtles.
The day is otherwise yours to spend as you wish. Kick back at one of the nearby beaches or try out a local activity, such as fishing, biking or surfing.
This evening, we'll enjoy one last family dinner and "salut!" to our new friends and our unforgettable Costa Rican memories!
Day 5 - Tamarindo
Today is our last day in Costa Rica.
We'll share one final breakfast together and bid our farewells before check out, at noon.
A group transfer will then be available back to Liberia International Airport at that time.
*Please note, this will be the only airport transfer slot that is arranged by us. If you plan to hang out a bit longer, we recommend arranging a separate transfer on your own.
(phr) lit. "pure life"; to live a peaceful, simple, uncluttered life with deep appreciation of nature, family and friends; a "real living" that reflects happiness, well-being and satisfaction.
JUST FOR FUN
Locals refer to themselves as "Ticas" (for females) and "Ticos" (for males). The term is a mesh between the two words: Costa Ricans.
Costa Rica is one of the only countries in the world that runs almost entirely on renewable energy.
This amazingly and relatively small country holds an estimated 5% (!!) of the world's biodiversity — that's wild!
About Costa Rica
Located in Central America, Costa Rica is a popular destination for those who are traveling to a Latin American country for the first time, as it is known to be extremely safe and many locals also speak some level of English. Ecotourism also draws in people who love nature and the outdoors.
This beautiful country is known for its lush jungles, surf towns, numerous waterfalls, coffee and chocolate plantations and of course, the amazing and relaxed approach to life that the locals embrace - the "pura vida" or the "pure life." You might hear this term used commonly as a greeting or farewell, to serve as a reminder to stop and savor the little pleasures of life!
If it's not the natural environment, it's the food; if it's not the food, it's the people. Whatever it might be, you are bound to fall in love with many of things (if not all!) that Costa Rica has to offer.
GOOD TO KNOW
Language: Spanish (and many locals also speak some level of English).
Currency: Costa Rican colón.
Costa Rica is located in Central America.
Daily expenses tend to be higher in Costa Rica than other Latin American countries.
Weather can be rainy, cooler in the mountains, warmer on the beaches; but in any scenario, be prepared for lots of insects and mosquitos.