Costa Rica Family Vacation

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This adventurous and fun-filled itinerary has been crafted with the whole family in mind! Grab the crew and explore three gorgeous regions of Costa Rica. Activities include rafting, bike rides, canyoning, ziplines, hanging bridges, mud baths, hot springs, and beach time! With something for everyone, you’re guaranteed to end your vacation with incredible memories and maybe even plans to return and explore further!


Whitewater rafting at Sarapiqui River (Class II and III), this river offers many beautiful views of the forest and is a good place for wildlife viewing, during the tour your local guide will be looking for different animals hiding in the trees along the river, don´t miss them.

Your Costa Rica family vacation continues with wild bikes tour along rural roads near Arenal Volcano and Lake, on route, visitors will be able to cross various rivers which are perfect moments to freshen up and admire the scenic beauty. The lakeshore and surrounding forests are rich in flora and fauna, so while pedaling it is an excellent idea to keep an eye out for any nature discovery.

Continue with a Spider Monkey Canyoning Tour, walk through clear water streams, mastering the extraordinary canyon walls using rappelling techniques, jumping across crystalline-water pools and natural rocky roads, in addition to a daring hanging bridge and ziplining to experience the forest canopy up close.

Our next family adventure takes us to Arenal Volcano Hanging Bridges, this Park is a nature reserve dedicated to protecting Costa Rica's natural environment and its species. The park is currently home to hundreds of species of animals and features 15 hanging bridges, with different length and located above the canopy of the forest.

Another day full of adventure and fun for the whole family, your best Costa Rica Family vacation! Today you will join the local guides to enjoy on some of the different activities available at Hacienda Guachipelin, including river tubing, zipline canyon, horseback riding and hot springs with mud baths. A hearty lunch is included to keep you powered for the adventure.

Your amazing family vacation to Costa Rica end up at the horseshoe bay of Tamarindo, on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, offering three and a half kilometers of white sand and azure waters. Your resort is strung along the beachfront with charming restaurants, bars and shops clustered further back from the beach under the lush vegetation that blankets this laid-back town. Surfing, diving, estuary trips, fishing and a weekly farmers market are just some of the activities on offer in Tamarindo.

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  • Perfect tour to experience rafting, biking, canyoning, ziplining, hot springs and the beach
  • Enjoy the majestic hanging bridges of the Arenal rainforest
  • Explore the beautiful Pacific coastline
  • Surfing and Sunshine
  • Abundant wildlife sighting opportunities


Upon your arrival in San José, Costa Rica and after passing through immigration you will be met by a member of the National Chamber of Tourism (CANATUR) who will provide you with a sticker with your name and Costa Rica Sun Tours logo that will facilitate our representative to identify you after you exit the airport building.

As you exit the airport terminal, look for a Costa Rica Sun Tours representative who will be waiting for you holding a sign with Costa Rica Sun Tours logo and your name on it. He/she will greet you and present you with land portion vouchers and transfer you to your hotel in San Jose.

Early this evening join your guide for an orientation briefing where you will have the opportunity to get an overview of the following days activities, ask questions to prepare for the trip.


  • Before leaving home make sure you packed your passports, medicines, medical prescriptions and anything you will need during your trip.


SJO Airport Pick Up


  • Private arrival transfer San José Intl. Airport.
  • Orientation briefing 06:00pm.
  • Lodging at Park Inn Hotel San José, breakfast and taxes included.


  • International airline tickets and entree fees to Costa Rica.
  • Incidentals like: laundry, phone calls, alcoholic drinks, spa services, tours, meals not specified on the itinerary.



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