Around the World
  • Alsace

  • Lefkada

  • Valencia

  • Dolomiti

  • Argentina

  • Hamburg & Lubek

  • China

  • At Santa's home

  • Puglia 2016

  • Memmingen

  • Mongolia

  • Istanbul 2015

  • Tuscany with kids

  • Valencia

  • Vietnam

  • Japan it is

  • Bologna

  • Costa Rica

  • Finland, 2013

  • Iceland, 2012

  • Jordan 2012

  • Portugal & Spain

  • Vourvourou

  • Plitvice, 2010

  • Sweden 2010

  • Scotland 2009

  • Greece, 2009

  • South Africa

  • Peru 2008

  • Czech Repbl. 2008

  • Tuscany 2007

  • Switzerland

  • Marocco

  • Thailand 2005

Trip details

Costa Rica

Pura Vida!

Day 1 – It’s been a long trip - 24 hours from Sofia to the hotel in San Jose (Country Inns & Suites By Carlson);

Day 2 – Shuttle to Monteverde, horseback riding and a hot pool in the cloud forest (Monteverde Rustic Lodge)

Day 3 – A full day of adventures in Selvatura Park

Day 4 – Shuttle to Tamarindo beach and driving south to Playa Junquillal (Mundo Milo Eco Lodge)

Day 5 – 60 km for 4 hours to Playa Pelada (Villa Mango)

Day 6 – another 80 km and 4 more rivers to fort to reach Playa San Miguel (Cassa Caletas)

Day 7 – Driving on the beach to the beautiful sunset at Mal Pais (Moana Lodge)

Day 8 – a relaxing day in the beautiful Montezuma village

Day 9 – boat transfer to Jaco and a shuttle to the best surfing beach – Playa Hermosa (Backyard hotel)

Day 10 – shuttle to Manuel Antonio National Park (Vela bar)

Day 11 – a day spent in the park – jungle, beaches and monkeys

Day 12 – transfer to Sierpe and a boat trip to Drake Bay (El Mirrador Lodge)

Day 13 – Dolphin and whales watching

Day 14 – long trip to Tuttialba – a boat, shuttle and a public bus (Turrialtico Lodge)

Day 16 – a full day rafting at Rio Pacuare (Explornatura)

Day 17 – a visit to a coffee plantation and transportation back to San Jose

Day 18 – a long long trip back home.