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6-in-1 Combo Tour: Puerto Limon Highlights

Make the most of your day at Puerto Limon with this jam-packed shore excursion that gives you a memorable taste of Costa Rica's Caribbean highlights. Spot wildlife on a rain forest trek, visit a working banana plantation, and cruise down the biodiverse Tortuguero Canal. You’ll also take a scenic drive along the coast, explore the region’s diverse culture on a Limon city tour, and hunt for souvenirs at local shops.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Jose Walking Tour: Food, History and Architecture

Get a taste of San Jose’s culture and cuisine on this 3-hour walking tour. Explore Costa Rica’s capital accompanied by an expert guide and learn about the city’s history, architecture and flavor. Explore the produce stalls of two traditional markets and discover what makes Costa Rican coffee so delicious as you sample some local brews. The tour is capped at 12 people for a personalized small-group experience.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Jose by Night with 3-course Dinner and Wine at a favorite local restaurant

Discover San Jose’s hidden delights with this unique evening tour of the Costa Rican capital. Wander through a maze of vendor stalls and to learn about staples of local cooking at the Central Market, and see the opulent National Theater and other architectural highlights on a twilight walking tour. Drive to the ritzy Paseo de la Luz the east side of San Jose well known for its gastronomy. Finish the night with a 3-course meal and wine pairings at a gourmet Costa Rican restaurant.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$79.00
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Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna

Chocolate lovers flock to this incredible tour from La Fortuna that includes the sweetest rainforest experience and unearths the hidden secretes of local chocolate production. Visit a farm where cocoa is grown, processed and produced. This hands-on experience lets travelers eat as much chocolate as they want while learning about history, culture and traditions of this popular Costa Rican sweet.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.00
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Sloth Experience and Cultural Towns Half Day Trip from San Jose

Learn about Sloths and other Wild Animal Species of Costa Rica on this Half Day Trip from San Jose. Visit an Animal Sanctuary specialized in sloths and learn everything about these amazing animals. Discover other Wild Animal Species of Costa Rica that are also treated at the Sanctuary, like monkeys, toucans, kinkajous, coatis, macaws and others; there are always different species to see at this sanctuary. Travel to the folkloric towns of Grecia and Sarchi and explore 2 truly typical Costa Rican Towns.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$85.00
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City Tour From San José

This tour immerses you in the rich Costa Rican culture and history by experiencing the beautiful museums and historical sites of San José.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Jose City Tour

On this San Jose city sightseeing tour, an art-historian guide lends an astute perspective on essential San Jose sights such as the National Theatre of Costa Rica, the Museum of Gold, and the Metropolitan Cathedral. Plus, learning about San Jose sights and history is made personal thanks to a small-group tour of just 15 people or fewer.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$75.00
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Volunteer Program and Tour at Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica

Spend a half day learning about local wildlife and conservation during this once-in-a-lifetime Costa Rican volunteer opportunity. Enjoy the lush landscapes just outside La Fortuna and have the chance to  observe some of the country's most exotic species. Prepare food, and help maintain the grounds as you learn about local wildlife from area experts. This 3.5-hour tour of the property is sure to be a memorable part of any Costa Rican adventure!
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Costa Rica Traditions Vip Bus from Guanacaste

Discover and experience the Costa Rican culture with us, we immerse ourselves in the beauty of small towns, surrounded by large plantations of sugarcane, an important part of the local economy. Our adventure begins aboard our double-decked bus, our staff will welcome you with a delicious tropical fruit cocktail. Local experts explaining the beauties of the countryside. The town of Filadelfia known as the archaeological city, beautiful local village, continue our way to "Liberia" The largest city in Guanacaste, the capital city of the province, we will make a tour of Liberia, stopping at the Cathedral of the city, we will visit its Central Park and the interior of its Cathedral. We will start making our coffee tour from its origins in small plants, fruits, to finish in tasty coffee cup. Our VIP Bus has a Designation of Cultural Interest by the Ministry of Culture of Costa Rica, so we guarantee the best Costa Rican experience by local experts.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$120.00
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Britt Coffee Tour and Chocolate Tasting from San Jose

Treat your taste buds to a sampling of Costa Rica’s famed coffee paired with gourmet chocolate on this half-day tour of the Café Britt coffee plantation. See firsthand how this sustainable, gourmet producer grows, harvests, and roasts coffee beans to create the perfect aromatic cup. Visit the on-site coffee bar to taste several of Café Britt’s different roasts, accompanied by chocolate. Round out the day with a farm-fresh buffet lunch of traditional Costa Rican cuisine at the plantation restaurant.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Total San Jose Tour: Bites and Sights Including Columbian Gold Museum Visit

Visiting San Jose’s markets with a guide turns an everyday scene into a rich cultural experience as your guide tells you the stories behind the markets’ offerings and takes the guesswork out of deciding what’s worth a try. After visiting top San Jose markets, head to the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum to take a look at the city’s early history.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Turtle Observation Tour

Watch sea turtles do their thing in the wild on this night tour to a popular nesting ground near Sámara, Costa Rica. Your guide helps you notice sea turtles crawling around the sand: you might see them laying eggs, hatching, or walking around in large groups. You tour includes everything you need for the best viewing opportunities, including specialty lights.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Canyoneering in La Fortuna

You'll rappel down huge waterfalls, jump into pools, zip down guided rappels, down climb the canyon walls and river boulders, and hike up through the rain forest. We pack all kinds of adventure into the best canyoning experience in Costa Rica!  The tour from the time they pick up to the time they drop off is 4 hrs.  Truly an unforgettable experience!
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Snorkeling by boat

Boat exploration in Golfo Dulce and snorkeling in a beautiful reef. Golfo Dulce is on itself a marine paradise; with smooth and warm waters it hosts big variety of fishes, mollusk, ocean birds and dolphins.The main activity is snorkeling the reefs in the north coast of Golfo Dulce is very common to find many reef creatures. 
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Costa Rica Cooking Class with a Local Family

Get a taste of authentic Costa Rican life and cuisine as you join a local family for a cooking class and home-style meal. Along with a guide, visit the home of your hosts outside of La Fortuna and learn about household customs and cooking techniques. Join in the preparation of a typical meal, and then savor the fruits of your labor alongside your new friends!
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Private full day City Tour San Jose visit most interesting and cultural places

The sprawl of San Jose poses challenge for visitors who want to explore the capital but don’t have much time in Costa Rica. This private guided tour of San Jose provides an easy answer for time-strapped travelers by taking you to San Jose’s top sites in just a day. From the National Theatre of Costa Rica to a popular artisan market, you’ll get a sense of this city’s rich history and culture.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$79.00
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City VIP Bus Tour in San Jose

Get to know San Jose in just one day on this VIP double-decker bus sightseeing tour. Head to essential city sights such as the National Theater, Metropolitan Cathedral, and Democracy Square without having to deal with public transportation. Plus, get a closer look at key locations with an included walking tour of the city center.
  • Duration: 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Celeste River From San Jose

Costa Rica has many unique places sights. One of the most famous is the majestic Rio Celeste located in the canton of Guatuso in the province of Alajuela, inside the Tenorio Volcano National Park. • Visit one of the most famous areas in Costa Rica. • Discover Celeste River Waterfall. • Enjoy a walk on the trails through the Tenorio Volcano National Park.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Ants Tour - Hormigas Town

Surrounded of natural plants and frogs is the LeafCutter Ants Colony for 1 hour enjoying:- Colony Leaf-Cutter Ants- Caste system in ants society- Fungus made by ants- Beautiful and unique Ant Queen-Eco natural compost- Frogs Natural Habitat
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Arenal Hanging Bridges

Arenal Hanging Bridges, a system of trails immersed in the rainforest where you will be able to walk along 16 hanging bridges. Bridges and trails were built considering all type of visitors and their security. This tour is adorned with magnificent views of the impressive Arenal Volcano.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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4 Tours in 1 Action Package - Playa del Coco area

Costa Rica practically invented ecotourism, and does it perhaps better than any other country in the world. Enjoy the full spectrum of offerings, from ziplines and tubing to horseback riding and mud baths during this full-day adventure in Guanacaste Province. Epic views of Costa Rica’s largest volcano included.
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Cahuita National Park in the Caribbean side of Costa Rica guided hike and exuberant wildlife watching tour

See the flora, fauna, beaches, and marine life during this guided nature hike in one of Costa Rica’s oldest national parks, Cahuita National Park. This protected nature reserve is home to coral reef, white sand beaches, and coconut palms. Follow your naturalist guide from Cahuita Point to learn about the park and see snakes, howler monkey, armadillos, sloths, butterflies, medicinal plants and visit beaches and more along the way.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Full-Day Monteverde Tour with Hanging Bridges and Reptiles

Experience Monteverde's famous biodiversity and cloud forest, even if you don't have time for an overnight stay. On this day trip from San Jose, get a close wildlife encounter without much effort on a ‘Skywalk’ along hanging bridges that criss-cross different levels of the rain forest, plus a reptile and amphibian viewing trail. The gentle pace is ideal for families with children and those who prefer a low-impact way to explore Costa Rica’s amazing bioreserve.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Arenal Night Walk by Canoe Aventure

At night the Costa Rican jungle comes alive with many species of nocturnal animals. On this tour, you’ll see the forest surrounding the Arenal volcano from a different perspective as you hike the trails with a naturalist guide in the evening hours. Learn about the wide variety of animals who live here as you search for butterflies, insects, frogs, snakes and other nocturnal creatures.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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