Costa Rica holidays
Group tours to Costa Rica allow travellers to tour the capital of San José and a surrounding coffee plantation, explore the isolated backwaters of Tortugero, home to monkeys, sloths and a myriad of birdlife, and visit the Arenal volcano. Uncover beautiful cloud forest and search for the resplendent quetzal bird, all while enjoying the company of like-minded travellers.
For those seeking a longer holiday, combine Costa Rica with its neighbouring countries – Panama, Nicaragua, Honduras and Guatemala – for a Central American adventure.
Located between the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, the small country of Costa Rica is one of the most ecologically diverse places on Earth. This journey explores some of the major national...
Take in the natural and cultural wonders of Central America, from tropical landscapes and volcanoes to colonial heritage and superb Mayan cities. Get an insight into the history of the civil war and...
We have highlighted the standard of accommodation featured on a tour immediately above the tour itinerary.
In some cases, tours include some departures in one category and some in another: you can see and select the different tour types under ‘tour variations’. For these tours, the itinerary is generally the same and just the standard of accommodation varies. However, if there are any variations in the excursions included, these are shown within the itinerary.
Superior: Most Cox & Kings tours fall under this category and are based in 4- or 5-star accommodation, or the best available.
Luxury: These tours will usually feature 5-star de luxe accommodation throughout.
Standard: Simpler in emphasis, these itineraries typically feature 3- and 4-star accommodation throughout.
Discovery: This type of holiday is best suited to the hardier traveller, as it will typically include some quite basic accommodation, possibly longer and rougher road journeys and, in some cases, more arduous activities, such as trekking.