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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.

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Costa Rica Vacations 2023 & 2024

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.

15 Trips

15 Trips

  • Caribbean coast
    landscapes and activities
    Hummingbird in Bajos del Toro
    Costa Rican Caribbean beach
    Costa Rican Caribbean snorkeling
    Cahuita National Park
    Shrimp lunch
    Costa Rica Otter
    Luxury lodge
    Manzanillo smoothie

    Costa Rica Caribbean Escape

    • Beaches
    • Tortuguero
    • Volcanoes
    • Self-drive or Transfers
  • 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's Hidden Highlights Road Trip

    • Caribbean & Pacific
    • Osa Peninsula
    • Culture Tours
    • Wildlife Activities
  • Costa Rica Caribbean beach shack
    Hummingbird in Bajos del Toro
    Hammock in Costa Rica
    Caribbean lodge Costa Rica
    Cahuita beach Costa Rica
    Tortuguero aerial photo
    Tortuguero monkey
    Driving a 4x4 in Costa Rica

    Costa Rica Caribbean Family Escape

    • Tortuguero
    • Beach Break
    • Highlands
    • Self-drive or Transfers
  • 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

    • Volcanoes
    • Pacific Coast
    • Nature Walks
    • Self-drive or Transfers
  • great green macaws manzanillo
    squirrel monkey osa peninsula
    tapir in corcovado national park
    resplendent quetzal san gerardo de dota
    three-toed sloth cahuita
    olive ridley turtles ostional
    villas pina pool caribbean hotel costa rica
    corcovado national park osa peninsula
    driving costa rica
    smiling man tenorio

    Costa Rica's Ultimate Wildlife Wonders Vacation

    • Tortuguero
    • San Gerardo
    • Corcovado
  • Palm trees in Samara
    Lodge in northern Costa Rica
    Lodge near Tenorio National Park
    Tenorio waterfall
    Frog on a night walk in Tenorio
    Lodge in Samara Costa Rica
    Costa Rica black faced monkey
    Playa Carillo in Costa Rica
    Driving a 4x4 near Tenorio

    Costa Rica Pacific Family Escape

    • Volcanoes
    • Wildlife Walks
    • Beach Town
    • Self-drive or Transfers

Your Costa Rica Vacation

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Exceptional Vacations

"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 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

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

Frequently Asked Questions

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