Costa Rica Quest by G Adventures

Costa Rica Quest | 9 days - San José to San José (map below)

Nature is calling you to Costa Rica—imagine here you are, suspended in the jungle canopy, locking eyes with a curious monkey. This action-packed tour of Costa Rica’s highlights is perfect for the adventurer with limited time who wants to explore the region’s diversity. Get your adrenaline pumping, follow a trail to the base of a waterfall, melt away in thermal springs or relax on a beach—the G Adventures CEOs will help you find the secluded spots only the locals know.

Day 1 San José Arrive at any time.

Day 2 San José/La Fortuna Drive to the Arenal region and soak in local hot springs. Opt for one of the many adventure activities such as whitewater rafting or a horseback ride to a waterfall.

Day 3 La Fortuna Free day in La Fortuna. Experience the outdoor adventures and amazing wildlife and natural wonders in this area.

Day 4 La Fortuna/Monte Verde Tour a sugar cane and coffee plantation with a tasty local lunch on the way to the cloud forest.

Meals included: Lunch

Day 5 Monte Verde Enjoy a guided tour of Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve. Opt to fly above the trees on a canopy zipline tour, go horseback riding in the hills or drive ATVs off-road.

Day 6 Monte Verde/Quepos Travel to Quepos, just outside Manuel Antonio National Park. Opt to visit the park or relax on the beach in this fun surf town. Enjoy a night out and learn how to salsa.

Day 7 Quepos Enjoy a free day to visit Manuel Antonio National Park, sail, snorkel or surf in the Pacific. Opt to kayak through mangroves or relax on the beach.

Day 8 Quepos/San José Opt to chill at the beach in the morning before the journey back to the capital.

Day 9 San José Depart at any time.