Costa Rica Traverse

I have postponed sending this letter until now so as to be uninfluenced by post-trip emotions, as it were. But even 9 months on, I still cannot help but praise this expedition. It was a wonderful mixture of guides & people. The grade was enough to focus you on the task in hand, and to get a real feeling & respect for the land. The kindness & generosity displayed by ALL of the WE representatives on the trip all complimented the experience, turning it away from a regular organised expedition and into something more - something that has fed and quickened soul - and for adventure. Thank you.

Simon Stuart | Gloucester

Costa Rica Family Adventure

Monteverde cloud forest boasts incredible biodiversity with 400 species of birds, 2500 species of plants, 120 species of amphibians and 100 species of mammals. With almost 3 kms of treetop walkways through primary cloud forest and 8 suspension bridges, our 2 days in the cloud forest is exhilarating. Walking n the treetop walkways of Monteverde is a truly unique way to view the forest and its inhabitants. We take a boat trip across the picturesque Lake Arenal as well as a guided trek to the base of the volcano, arriving at the observation point in time for sunset.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join San Jose
DAY 2/3 Monteverde Cloud Forest walk
DAY 4 Arenal Volcano walk
DAY 5 La Fortuna's waterfall
DAY 6 Transfer to the Caribbean coast
DAY 7 Free time in Puerto Viejo Caribbean beach area
DAY 8 Morning free before transfer to San Jose
DAY 9 In San Jose, trip concludes

traveller reviews

We've just returned from the Costa Rica trip that was organised by World Expeditions and I just wanted to send a
quick note to let you know how much we all enjoyed the holiday. The activities arranged suited us as an active family extremely well, at the same giving us a look at the different areas of the country. We found services to be
excellent, always on time to transport us and the transport used was well chosen (especially the ferry
transfer from Monteverde to La Fortuna). The accommodation in each place was ideal for our family, very clean and
well located. Thanks again for your help and I would have no hesitation recommending this holiday. We are planning
to do more trips offered by World Expeditions in the future!

M.Grant Ottawa, Canada

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Trip Code: PCR
Trip Grading: Introductory
Duration:  9 days
Activities:  Day Walking Family Adventures Multi Activity
Next Trip:  07 May 2017
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price: $1,599.00 USD

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Child aged 2 to 11 US $1410
S 1Nov'17 - 31Oct'18 Surcharge US $60

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