Natural Highlights of Costa Rica

Upgraded, San José to San José
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Tour description

When you think of stunning landscapes, unique wildlife and lush rainforests, Costa Rica should definitely spring to mind first. This compact, 9-day experience allows you to see the natural beauty of this country for yourself, while staying in hand-picked, upgraded hotels. Choose to either dive right in with optional rafting and ziplining, or take it easy with hot springs and nature walks. Guided visits to a Cloud Forest Reserve, Manuel Antonio National Park and a coffee co-op provide the perfect backdrop for your discovery of Costa Rica’s splendours.

What's included

  • Your G for Good Moment: Mi Cafecito Coffee Cooperative Tour, Sarapiquí Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Arrival transfer
  • G Adventures-supported coffee cooperative tour and local lunch
  • Guided nature walk in Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve
  • Guided excursion of Manuel Antonio National Park
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


  • Enjoy spectacular volcano and rainforest views
  • Devour a local lunch at a g adventures- and idb-supported coffee farm
  • Hike the trails of cloud forest reserves and national parks
  • Search for wildlife while exploring the pacific coast


Day 1: San José Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2: San José/La Fortuna This morning visit a G Adventures-supported coffee cooperative with a coffee tour and local lunch. Continue to the adventure hub of Costa Rica, La Fortuna.

Day 3: La Fortuna Free day in La Fortuna for optional activities.

Day 4: La Fortuna/Monteverde Travel from La Fortuna to the cloud forest of Monteverde - a nature lovers paradise.

Day 5: Monteverde Enjoy a nature hike in the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve. Opt to visit a butterfly garden, zipline through the canopy or go horseback riding.

Day 6: Monteverde/Manuel Antonio Continue to the stunning Pacific coast. Enjoy the laid-back atmosphere of the area with options to surf, go horseback riding, catamaran dolphin watching or visit other nearby picturesque beaches.

Day 7: Manuel Antonio Take an included day trip to Manuel Antonio National Park.

Day 8: Manuel Antonio/San José Return to San José and enjoy an optional farewell dinner on the town.

Day 9: San José Depart at any time.