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House in the Sky, Turrialba
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Great Road Trips: Costa Rica's Ultimate Family Adventure

Adventure on tap, wildlife all around, the freedom to explore and relax. If you're only going once with the kids, make it count and let the memories begin.

From the sands of the Caribbean to the Pacific's Osa Peninsula, this is an adventure holiday of extraordinary landscapes, eye-popping wildlife and great fun activities, created for everyone in the family to enjoy. Memories are made of this.

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Itinerary

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Day 1 - Land in Costa Rica

As you land in San José, we'll be there to welcome you to Costa Rica and take you off to your nearby hotel. Settle in and relax after you flight, and perhaps enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool.
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Day 2 - Explore rich highland culture

A relaxed morning strolling around the finca is just the tonic today. Later head out for a guided cultural introduction to the highlands and take a special delivery, as your 4x4 vehicle arrives.
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Day 3 - Travel down the Caribbean coast

After a coffee tour and tasting session, a coastal drive leads to a characterful cabin by a beautiful beach. Reggae is the soundtrack here, creole is widely spoken and jerk chicken is on the menu.
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Day 4 - Go behind the scenes with Tino

You're in the company of Tino this morning, a local star who shares with you the rich wildlife of a beautifully unspoilt coastal reserve and the exotic abundance of his own tropical garden.
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Day 5 - Enjoy a day of conservation and culture

This morning offers a brilliant insight into the challenges and triumphs of wildlife conservation. Later chill out on beautiful beaches and soak up the unique Afro-Caribbean cultures and cuisine.
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Day 6 - Hike and snorkel in Cahuita National Park

One thing we love to do here is to hike along the pretty beaches and wildlife-rich forests of Cahuita, taking a boat ride back from the headland to snorkel at the coral reef if conditions allow.
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Day 7 - Move on to your House in the Sky

The next chapter of your trip takes you into the fertile hills of Turrialba and to your glorious House in the Sky. Your kids will love the hammocks, you'll love having Yami there to cook for you.

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Your Accommodation

You have a brilliant blend of places to stay: a coffee finca in the hills, a house in the sky, beautiful cabins by quiet beaches, a cloud forest retreat and a night in a rainforest ranger station, surrounded by exotic wildlife.

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Driving in Costa Rica

Driving gives you great freedom to explore. You have local support, 4x4 drive in case you need it on bumpier roads and GPS technology to make navigation nice and easy. But if you prefer not to drive, just let us know.

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Award-winning Sustainability

This trip produces 2.7 tonnes of CO2 per person, from the UK and back. Our award-winning Travel Positive action is to mitigate 4.3 tonnes (160%) at a brilliant community reforestation project in Central America.