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Costa Rica Family Holiday with Teenagers

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Costa Rica Family Holiday with Teenagers

Travel to Costa Rica on a tailored family tour and experience a country thatโ€™s brimming with natural beauty and adventure activities. Hike to a crater lagoon, soak in hot springs, gaze at precious pre-Colombian treasures, take in mind-blowing views of Arenal Volcano, do some whitewater rafting, explore cloudforest, go on a crocodile safari, and look out for monkeys and armadillos in a jungle right next to the beach. With expert local guidance, photo-ops galore, chances to try your Spanish skills and plenty of swimming pool action, this ticks all the boxes for an epic family getaway.

  • San Jose - Leader-led walking tour
  • San Jose - Pre-Colombian Gold Museum
  • Sarapiquรญ โ€“ leader led rainforest walk
  • Arenal - Ecotermales Hot Springs
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Monteverde - Sky Walk
  • Manuel Antonio National Park - (Entrance fee)
  • Manuel Antonio National Park Guided Hike
  • Dive into the heart of one of the worldโ€™s most biologically diverse countries, travelling along rivers, through dense rainforest, past towering volcanoes and to blissful beaches on a journey that will awaken your inner nature-lover
  • Get active on an incredible range of outdoor pursuits โ€“ rafting along rapids, climbing up to volcanic craters, safari-ing for crocs, and hiking through jungle
  • Enjoy close-up encounters with Costa Ricaโ€™s endless wildlife, then enjoy plenty of time to let off some steam in thermal springs and swimming pools
  • End this adventure by hitting Manuel Antonio National Park, where the evergreen forest grows right up to the long, white beaches and irresistible water
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About Intrepid Travel
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We get it โ€“ travelโ€™s a big decision. Itโ€™s not every day you fly across the world to wander the souks of Marrakech or enjoy a dreamy Angkor sunrise. But for us, itโ€™s been our everyday for the past three decades (whew, weโ€™re old). Letโ€™s just say we know what travellers really want: a balance of inclusions and free time, a mix of classic highlights and local secrets you wonโ€™t find on Google. And of course, an authentic real life experience.

Our leaders are born and raised in-country, and they know their destination better than anyone. So youโ€™ll do more than just see a place, youโ€™ll live it. Small groups, big adventures and responsible travel โ€“ thatโ€™s our thing. With 1,000 trips in a variety of styles across 100 countries, weโ€™re sure youโ€™ll find something you like. So letโ€™s get started.

1. Real life experiences
What is travel but a search for something that canโ€™t be Googled? We love the highlights, but the real magic for us happens well away from a beaten path. Itโ€™s the little noodle bars, hidden galleries and backstreet bodegas and real life experiences you wonโ€™t find in a search engine.

2. Connected by travel
The beauty of small group travel isnโ€™t just new places, itโ€™s new perspectives. Itโ€™s the stories you hear and the friendships you forge, the ones that stick around long after the tan has faded. Our travellers come from all walks of life; what unites them is where theyโ€™re going.

3. Travel works best when it's balanced
Time is your most precious resource, especially on a holiday. Thatโ€™s why our trips are built with balance in mind. A little group time, a little you time โ€“ the way it should be. And because our tours have an average of just 10 people, thereโ€™s more of the world to go round.

4. With great travel comes great responsibility
The worldโ€™s a pretty amazing place, and we want to do our bit to keep it that way. And all it takes is a little dash of self-awareness, a slightly softer tread. Sustainable travel doesnโ€™t mean no fun. It means that fun can be used to benefit others. Respect.

5. Adventure should be for everyone
Age, pillow preference, budget, travelling solo or together โ€“ it doesnโ€™t matter where youโ€™re from, what matters is where youโ€™d like to go. Our mission is to deliver the best travel experiences to anyone whoโ€™s up for them. So no matter if you favour a soft landing or a wild take-off, Intrepid stands for you.

6. Our leaders are the greatest
We realised early on that the best folks to show you the heart of a destination are, funnily enough, the ones that live there. These are our leaders: travel experts and friendly locals who know their countries back to front, from every backstreet bar to every hidden gallery. Theyโ€™re the big, smiling face of Intrepid (and we couldnโ€™t be prouder).
Dec 31, 2022 through
Jan 08, 2023
Dec 27, 2022 7:00 PM
8 Nights from
$2,280.00 (USD)
Per Person
Jul 30, 2022 through
Aug 06, 2022
Aug 2, 2022 7:00 PM
8 Nights from
$2,340.00 (USD)
Per Person
Various departures
Jan 03, 2023 through
Dec 30, 2023
Dec 26, 2023 7:00 PM
8 Nights from
$2,415.00 (USD)
Per Person
Various departures
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Day Destination
1 San Jose
2 Sarapiquí
3 La Fortuna
4 La Fortuna
5 Monteverde
6 Monteverde
7 Manuel Antonio
8 Manuel Antonio
9 San Jose
Prices are per-person based on double occupancy, unless otherwise noted.