Trip Duration

All of our itineraries can be lengthened or shortened to suit your plans so please contact us if you'd like to stay a little longer or have your heart set on seeing or staying somewhere specific.

Self-drive or transfers?

Type of Holiday

Places you'd like to see

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Costa Rica Holidays 2024 & 2025

A more Authentic Costa Rica | Away from the Crowds | Closer to Nature

Tailor-made getaways, incredible road trips, and amazing family adventures, off the beaten track. With our expertly-planned, award-winning sustainable holidays, you’ll discover nature’s playground at its finest.

14 Trips

14 Trips

  • costa rica uvita natures
    Costa Rica Heredia
    southern caribbean
    Costa Rica turraba aquiares
    tortuguero national park
    tortuguero national park
    scarlet macaws
    osa Peninsula cano island snorkel
    Costa Rica peninsula waterfall swim on float

    Costa Rica: Hidden Highlights

    • Pura Vida hosting!
    • Wildlife wonderland
    • Caribbean to Pacific variety
  • tenorio national park
    Costa Rica monkey
    Costa Rica Salad
    Tenorio volcano
    Volcano view
    costa rica hotel
    turtle hatching
    Arenal la fortuna
    Night walk
    Rio Celeste
    Cr Sunset

    Costa Rica: Pacific Escape

    • Pacific sunsets
    • Volcano & Beaches
    • Waterfall & jungle hikes
  • Costa Rican Caribbean beach
    Caribbean coast
    landscapes and activities
    Hummingbird in Bajos del Toro
    Costa Rican Caribbean snorkeling
    Cahuita National Park
    Shrimp lunch
    Costa Rica Otter
    Luxury lodge
    Manzanillo smoothie

    Costa Rica: Caribbean Escape

    • Wonderful wildlife
    • Premium lodges
    • Local flavours
  • costa rica family adventure
    costa rica chirripo
    gandoca costa rica
    Costa rica caribbean manzanillo beach maxis shrimp dish
    central valley view
    bosque del cabo costa rica
    frog manzanillo
    san gerardo de dota
    Jungle Beach
    whale summer costa rica
    osa peninsula
    rurrialba jump off

    Costa Rica Family Adventure

    • Fantastic fun adventures
    • Special places to stay
    • Carefully curated contrasts
  • costa rica beach house
    jungle beach house osa peninsula
    osa peninsula beach boy grandfather walking
    costa rica osa casa atrevida monkeys
    costa rica fish dinner
    costa rica osa peninsula casa atrevida hotel
    costa rica scarlet macaws osa peninsula
    costa rica casa atrevida dolphin
    golfo dulce kayak
    pueto jimenez punta preciosa

    Costa Rica Family: Osa Peninsula Jungle Beach House

    • Wildlife all around
    • Empty beaches
    • Beach house all to yourself
  • house in the sky
    Costa Rica caribbean congo bongo
    Costa Rica playa
    Costa Rica shrimp dish
    turrialba volare house
    pacuare river rafting
    private beach house
    Costa Rica Osa Peninsula casa atrevida
    Costa Rica Manuel Antonio
    Costa Rica Osa Peninsula
    gondola manzanillo
    turrialba jump off rock
    Costa Rica turraba family prep

    Costa Rica Family: Beaches & House in the Sky

    • Special places to stay
    • Freedom to explore
    • Wildlife, people & adventure

Frequently Asked Questions

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Where are the best places for walking in Costa Rica?

What is ‘Pura Vida’ and how can I experience it?

Which countries combine best with Costa Rica?

How long do I need for a holiday to Costa Rica?

Do I drive or travel by private transfers?

How do I get a tailored itinerary?

Can I make changes to these itineraries?

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Your Costa Rica Holiday

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Exceptional Holiday

"Pura Aventura organised the trip of a lifetime for us. Loved every minute. They knew exactly where to stay, for how long and what was the best least touristic thing to do in each place".

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Travel Positive

Travelling with one of the first UK travel companies to be certified B Corp means your holiday, according to Which?, meets "the highest standards of social and environmental performance".

ATOL and ABTOT protected.

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Beautifully local

Holidays away from the crowds, crafted to give you a more authentic, local experience. Small-scale accommodation, exceptional guides & in-depth local knowledge.