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Costa Rica Wildlife Discovery

15 days from £3,585pp

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Costa Rica Wildlife Discovery

15 days from £3,585pp

Price excludes international flights at the beginning and end of the trip

 

Private Journey

 

On this wildlife-focused holiday you explore the Caribbean jungle channels and mangrove forests of the Tortuguero reserve; bathe in naturally heated thermal springs in the shadow of the picture-perfect Arenal volcano, and cruise through wetlands sheltering thousands of migrating birds. Head on to explore the little-visited but bird-prolific Bosque de Paz cloud forest reserve. Finally, move on to the Pacific coast and another wildlife experience at a jungle lodge on the remote Osa Peninsula.

Costa Rica is one of the most rewarding countries in the world for wildlife observation, with a long and impressive history of conservation and eco-tourism allowing species to flourish. The comprehensive network of national parks with their extensive trails is always very accessible. The compact country is bursting with an extraordinary diversity of landscapes, flora and fauna, and this private wildlife observation journey gives you all the opportunity to explore its national parks in various eco-systems.


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Holiday itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in San José and transfer to your hotel.

Day 2

Drive and boat to Tortuguero Jungle Reserve.

Day 3

Wildlife spotting excursion and village visit in Tortuguero.

Day 4

At leisure.

Day 5

Fly and drive to Arenal volcano area.

Day 6

Guided wildlife spotting expedition.

Day 7

Guided excursion to the Ecotermales hot springs.

Day 8

Transfer to Bajos del Toro.

Day 9

Optional guided tour of a nature reserve.

Day 10

At leisure with optional jungle walks.

Day 11

Transfer to airstrip and fly to the Pacific coast’s Osa Peninsula, transfer to lodge.

Day 12

Snorkelling expedition; whale and dolphin watching in season.

Day 13

Wildlife-spotting hike in Corcovado National Park.

Day 14

Transfer to airstrip and fly to San José.

Day 15

Transfer to airport for international flight home.

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What our experts say

With Costa Rica being the eco-friendly, wildlife heaven that it is, we wanted to create a holiday that showcased the country’s amazing creatures and landscapes. I love this trip for its diversity: from bird-watching in cloud forest and wetlands to jungle walks and dolphin-watching on the Pacific coast, this trip has got it all!

Lina

Lina Fuller

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Included in this holiday

Costa Rica Caribbean Coast
Places visited

 
Sloth
Things to do

 
Don Carlos
Accommodation

 

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