Costa Rica Traverse

The Coast to Coast Team ran a first rate operation. Would I do it again? Yes! I would have turned around on the beach and set off to do the full traverse right there and then.

Chris Collier | United Kingdom

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. The adventure highlight is whitewater rafting on the Pacuare River with an overnight stop at the beautiful El Nido del Tigre.

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 either by horseback or car
DAY 6/7 Rafting Pacuare River Rafting
DAY 8 Free time in Puerto Viejo Caribbean beach area
DAY 9 Morning free before transfer to San Jose
DAY 10 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:  10 days
Activities:  Day Walking Rafting Family Adventures Multi Activity
Next Trip:  07 June 2015
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price: $1,820.00 USD

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