Hidden Treasures Inclusive Adventure

Overall 87.9% (10 Guest Ratings)

Rio Perdido, Samara

The Hidden Treasures Inclusive Adventure is an amazing off-the-beaten-path vacation, ideal for couples! This adventure will take you to the hidden treasure, Rio Perdido Thermal Springs Resort for a few days of thrilling adventures and unbelievable hot springs! Then you're off to Samara to stay at the adults-only, all-inclusive Azura Beach Resort for a few days of relaxation and fun in the sun.

Sample Itinerary
  • 3 nights at Rio Perdido Thermal Springs and Hotel
  • Canyon Canopy Zipline Adventure
  • White Water Tubing Adventure
  • 3 nights at Azura Beach Resort
Starting at $1,499 per person*

*Sample rates are per person, double occupancy [Oct dates]

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Backroads to Birdwatching, Culture, and Waterfalls

Overall 93.3% (18 Guest Ratings)

Venecia, Boca Tapada, Nuevo Arenal

Prepare to embark on a remarkable journey into the heart of Costa Rica, where the ordinary gives way to the extraordinary. Our carefully curated off-the-beaten-path adventure invites you to explore hidden gems that remain untouched by the masses. Immerse yourself in the pristine beauty of rural Costa Rica, where lush jungles, captivating waterfalls, and a rich tapestry of wildlife await your discovery. From the scenic town of Venecia to the serene wonders of Boca Tapada and the vibrant culture of Nuevo Arenal, this itinerary takes you far beyond the tourist trail. Each day offers a new opportunity for exploration, adventure, and cultural immersion. Join us on a quest to uncover the secrets of Costa Rica's hidden treasures.

Sample Itinerary
  • 2 nights at Hotel Finca 360
  • 2 nights at Maquenque Ecolodge
  • 3 nights at Villa Decary
Starting at $$ per person*

*Sample rates are per person, double occupancy [Oct dates]

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Costa Rica's Hidden Gems: Volcano, Waterfall, and Beach Retreat

Overall 91.9% (217 Guest Ratings)

Rincon de la Vieja, Bijagua, Carrillo

Welcome to a remarkable journey through Costa Rica's well-kept secrets, a carefully curated adventure that unveils the country's hidden gems. From the moment you step off the plane at Liberia International Airport, you'll be greeted with warm hospitality and ushered into a world of natural wonder. This 8-day itinerary invites you to explore the diverse landscapes of Costa Rica, from the dramatic Rincon de la Vieja Volcano to the pristine beaches of Carrillo. Along the way, you'll encounter exhilarating adventures, serene moments of relaxation, and breathtaking encounters with nature. Costa Rica's Pura Vida spirit, an embodiment of life's simple joys, will infuse every moment of your journey. Join us in discovering the untamed beauty that lies off the beaten path, where each day offers a new chapter in your Costa Rican adventure.

Sample Itinerary
  • 2 nights at Hacienda Guachipelin
  • Hacienda Guachipelin Day Pass
  • 2 nights at Tenorio Lodge
  • 3 nights at Nammbu Bungalows
Starting at $$$ per person*

*Sample rates are per person, double occupancy [Oct dates]

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Unveiling Costa Rica's Caribbean Hidden Gems: A Journey Off the Beaten Path

Overall 86.3% (327 Guest Ratings)

Tortuguero, Puerto Viejo, San Jose

Embark on a journey that transcends the typical tourist trail, where Costa Rica's Caribbean coastline reveals its best-kept secrets. "Unveiling Costa Rica's Caribbean Hidden Gems: A Journey Off the Beaten Path" is not your ordinary vacation; it's a quest to discover the untouched wonders of this tropical paradise. From the moment you step foot in San Jose, our adventure takes you to extraordinary places that few have had the privilege to explore. Experience the fusion of modernity and nature at Autentico Hotel, dive into the heart of the rainforest at Mawamba Lodge, and stroll through the living history of Tortuguero. With boat tours along jungle-lined canals and a beachfront haven in Puerto Viejo, this journey offers an authentic taste of Costa Rica's Caribbean charm. So, join us as we peel back the layers of the familiar and uncover the hidden treasures of this remarkable corner of the world.

Sample Itinerary
  • 1 nights at Autentico Hotel
  • 2 nights at Mawamba Lodge
  • Tortuguero Town Tour - Mawamba Lodge
  • Tortuguero Canal Tour - Mawamba Lodge
  • 4 nights at Terrazas del Caribe
  • Cahuita National Park and Snorkeling Combo
  • 1 nights at Autentico Hotel
Starting at $$ per person*

*Sample rates are per person, double occupancy [Oct dates]

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Exploring Costa Rica's Pacific Paradise and Mountain Mystique: An Off-the-Beaten-Path Adventure

Overall 91.6% (61 Guest Ratings)

San Gerardo de Dota, Costa Ballena, Savegre Basin

Welcome to a voyage of discovery amidst the untouched beauty of Costa Rica. Our unique expedition, "Exploring Costa Rica's Pacific Paradise and Mountain Mystique: An Off-the-Beaten-Path Adventure," beckons you to delve into the hidden treasures of this remarkable Central American haven. Venture from the enchanting Savegre Mountain Hotel, nestled in the heart of the Savegre Valley's cloud forests, to the eco-conscious La Cusinga Eco Lodge overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Finally, retreat into the jungle's embrace at Rafiki Safari Lodge. This itinerary is tailored for the intrepid traveler who seeks tranquility and authentic natural encounters. Along the way, you'll witness rare wildlife, savor farm-to-table cuisine, and embrace the principles of sustainable travel. Let the spirit of "Pura Vida" guide you through this unforgettable expedition.

Sample Itinerary
  • 2 nights at Savegre Mountain Hotel
  • Birdwatching Tour - Half Day - Savegre Moutain Hotel
  • 3 nights at La Cusinga Eco Lodge
  • Whale and Dolphin Watching Marino Ballena National Park - Dolphin Tours
  • 2 nights at Rafiki Safari Lodge
Starting at $$$ per person*

*Sample rates are per person, double occupancy [Oct dates]

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Tropical Tranquility to Thrilling Waves: The Hidden Gems Getaway

Overall 95.4% (10 Guest Ratings)

Rio Perdido, Isla Chiquita, Nosara

Escape to Costa Rica, where the allure of the hidden gems beckons those seeking a unique and off-the-beaten-path adventure. Our carefully crafted itinerary, "Tropical Tranquility to Thrilling Waves: The Hidden Gems Getaway," promises an unforgettable journey through this Central American paradise. Traverse lush canyons, relax in natural thermal springs, embark on thrilling white water tubing, and discover the exclusive world of glamping on a tropical island. Along the way, you'll find solace in pristine beaches and the eco-conscious comfort of boutique hotels. This 8-day odyssey culminates with the laid-back surf culture of Playa Nosara, where the pure life of "Pura Vida" is your daily mantra. Embrace the beauty, tranquility, and adventure that await in Costa Rica's hidden gems.

Sample Itinerary
  • 2 nights at Rio Perdido Thermal Springs and Hotel
  • White Water Tubing Adventure
  • 2 nights at Isla Chiquita Glamping Resort
  • 3 nights at Olas Verdes Hotel
Starting at $$$ per person*

*Sample rates are per person, double occupancy [Oct dates]

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Eco-Opulence Retreat: From Rainforest Haven to Beachfront Luxury

Overall 91.5% (13 Guest Ratings)

Upala, Santa Teresa

Embrace a retreat like no other, an exclusive expedition that gracefully interlaces the essence of luxury with the raw beauty of nature. Allow us to introduce you to the "Eco-Opulence Retreat: From Rainforest Sanctuary to Beachfront Elegance," a captivating sojourn through the heart of Costa Rica's untamed landscapes. This meticulously designed experience is an invitation to uncover the country's hidden gems, from the lush rainforests cradled in the Talamanca Mountains to the sun-drenched shores of Santa Teresa. Origins Lodge, nestled in the heart of this rainforest haven, welcomes you with open arms, where sustainable living and indulgence unite in perfect harmony. Then, venture to Hotel Nantipa, a beachfront oasis in Santa Teresa, where tranquility and the thrill of coastal exploration meet. Throughout this journey, prepare to find equilibrium between relaxation, adventure, and responsible travel. With each day, a new chapter unfolds in the captivating story of eco-opulence.

Sample Itinerary
  • 2 nights at Origins Lodge
  • 4 nights at Hotel Nantipa
  • Curu Reserve Hike
  • Tortuga Island Boat Ride and Snorkeling - Zuma Tours
Starting at $$$$ per person*

*Sample rates are per person, double occupancy [Oct dates]

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Costa Rica's Hidden Treasures: Off the Beaten Path Adventures Await

Costa Rica's off-the-beaten-path destinations offer a treasure trove of natural beauty and unique experiences for the adventurous traveler. From the Nicoya Peninsula to the Osa Peninsula and beyond, these hidden gems are waiting to be explored.

Nicoya Peninsula and Guanacaste:

Samara and Carrillo: These areas boast pristine beaches, a charming town center, and vibrant nightlife. Perfect for relaxation and water sports.

Playas Grande, Nosara, and Santa Teresa: Surfer's paradises with consistent waves and a laid-back atmosphere.

Montezuma: A beach town with a bohemian vibe, beautiful beaches, and waterfalls.

Playa Hermosa: A tranquil beach town known for its serene swimming beaches and breathtaking sunsets.

South Pacific:

Dominical: An epicenter for big wave surfing with a funky, artistic community.

Uvita: Home to a marine national park and renowned for whale watching when these majestic creatures visit.

Osa Peninsula: A wild and remote region, teeming with exotic wildlife, lush jungles, and stunning beaches, offering one of the world's highest levels of biodiversity.

Southern Caribbean Coast:

Puerto Viejo: Exudes a lively rasta vibe, boasts stunning beaches, abundant wildlife, and a vibrant town center.
Inland Adventures:

Cahuita: Laid back rasta vibe, quain fishing village with an amazing national park.

Inland Destinations:

Sarapiqui: A rainforest haven known for world-class birdwatching and wildlife encounters.

San Gerardo de Dota: A high elevation, mountainous region with world-class tropical highland birdwatching. 

Bajos del Toro: Features captivating waterfalls and lush rain and cloud forests.

Bijagua & Rio Celeste: Home to the mesmerizing Rio Celeste waterfall and enchanting rainforests.

Rincon de la Vieja: Offers volcanic landscapes, rejuvenating hot springs, and thrilling adventures.

Turrialba: A volcanic and rural countryside destination, famous for rafting on the Rio Pacuare and a plethora of outdoor adventures.

These off-the-beaten-path destinations in Costa Rica promise unforgettable experiences, whether you're seeking thrilling activities, immersion in nature, or simply a chance to unwind in pristine surroundings. Each corner of this diverse country reveals a unique facet of its natural beauty and cultural richness, making it a dream destination for intrepid travelers.

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