Overview & Highlights
This thrilling but accessible adventure holiday includes zip-lining through the rainforest canopy, whitewater rafting, mountain-biking, hill walks and jungle treks, you’ll be seeing the unspoilt natural highlights from a different perspective.
- San José: rainforest aerial tram zip-line
- Pacuare : river rafting
- Arenal : Cerro Chato hike and La Fortuna Falls
- Arenal: mountain biking
- Rio San Juan: jungle expeditions
- Ometepe Island: biking tour
- Ometepe Island: hiking expedition to Maderas volcano
This holiday will suit those who want to try out a medley of different active adventures as a means of enjoying the sumptuous scenery. You have the opportunity to ride the rapids, bike round an island, climb a volcano and hike along jungle trails. Following all this exertion you have a well deserved break on the sweeping sands of a Pacific bay.
The pleasant climate varied landscapes of volcanoes, lakes, fast-flowing rivers, and palm-fringed beaches combine to make Costa Rica and Nicaragua very attractive to outdoor adventure seekers. Costa Rica has long had a network of accessible national parks with extensive hiking trails, as well as offering adventure activities, from zip-lining to white-water rafting. Nicaragua is new to this kind of development but is gaining a reputation for responsible tourism with eco-lodges and plenty to do in the open air, including biking and horse-riding.
Arrive in San José. Transfer to your hotel.
Rainforest aerial tram zip-line adventure.
White-water rafting on the Pacuare river.
White-water rafting; drive to Arenal.
Hike to Rio Celeste in Tenorio Volcano National Park
Mountain-biking in Arenal volcano area.
Drive to El Castillo in Nicaragua. Night-time caiman spotting.
Trekking in Indio Maíz reserve; guided fortress tour.
Transfer to Granada.
At leisure in Granada area.
Transfer to Ometepe Island; guided biking tour.
Guided hike up Maderas volcano.
At leisure on the island.
By boat and road to lodge on Pacific coast.
At leisure on the Pacific coast.
Transfer to Managua airport for international flight home.
What our clients say
97% of our clients rated their experience with us as Excellent or Good.
After having seen Kuelap on BBC visiting in reality was amazing. It didn't disappoint, despite the rain showers.JB, Hendon
Tailor made holiday
Our specialists have been expertly crafting award-winning tailor-made holidays to Latin America for 40 years. We would be delighted to create a truly personalised trip which perfectly matches your wishes and requirements.
Sophie Barber - Travel Consultant
Sophie lived in Chile before joining us and has travelled extensively across Latin America, from Mexico to the furthest tip of Patagonia.
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