Things to Do in Costa Rica

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From kayaking through the mangroves in Santa Teresa to taking a guided nature walk through the cloud forests, there are endless things to see and do in Costa Rica. 

Luckily, at Scott Dunn, our destination experts have experienced what this amazing country has to offer first-hand and are ready to help you find the best and most memorable things to do in Costa Rica. 

Animal lovers are spoilt for choice when it comes to attractions in Costa Rica. Travel to Monteverde for a chance to spot monkeys, ocelots and porcupines during the day, and a whole other range of wildlife on a private after-dark tour. Alternatively, visit the famous Manuel Antonio National Park to catch a glimpse of the country’s native sloths.  

If you’re looking to take in some of this country’s truly breathtaking scenery, we also recommend an escorted excursion through Arenal’s lush forests and canopies, stopping at impressive waterfalls along the way. 

For thrill-seekers, there are also plenty of great things to do in Costa Rica. From ziplining through the canopies to white water rafting in the Central Valley, we can arrange a bespoke experience that’ll add a sense of adventure to your Costa Rican holiday. 

So, whatever it is you’re looking to do in Costa Rica, our experts will craft you the luxury holiday of a lifetime, full of moments you’ll remember.

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Catamaran Sail with Snorkelling

Catamaran Sail with Snorkelling

Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Silently glide in a catamaran along Costa Rica's Pacific Coast past exotic bays, golden beaches and tropical jungles, spotting dolphins, sea turtles and whales before dropping anchor in a quiet bay to go snorkelling or kayaking in the pristine warm waters.

Full Day Caño Negro Wildlife Experience By Boat, canoe or kayak

Full Day Caño Negro Wildlife Experience By Boat, canoe or kayak

Arenal, Costa Rica

The Caño Negro Wildlife Reserve is wonderful for wildlife lovers looking to discover one of Costa Rica's most biologically diverse regions. It is considered to be one of the best destinations on the continent for bird watching.

Monteverde Reserve Night Tour

Monteverde Reserve Night Tour

Monteverde, San Jose and Central Valley, Costa Rica

Experience the vast biological diversity of Monteverde Cloud Forest from a different perspective. Arriving just before sunset, you will have the opportunity to see many rare and nocturnal wildlife species emerge out of the darkness.

Monteverde Sky Tram, Trek & Walk

Monteverde Sky Tram, Trek & Walk

Monteverde, San Jose and Central Valley, Costa Rica

Sky Tram, Trek and Walk is a guided experience of a cablecar above the canopy, walking along the hanging bridges of Monteverde and zip lining through the cloud forest canopy.

Natural History Walk in Arenal Hanging Bridges

Natural History Walk in Arenal Hanging Bridges

Arenal, Costa Rica

Enjoy a fantastic natural history walk through primary tropical forest, crossing 1800 metres of canopy walkway, in the company of an expert naturalist guide. See a wonderful array of flora and fauna on the way including sloths, monkeys and exotic birds.

Santa Elena Reserve Tour

Santa Elena Reserve Tour

Monteverde, San Jose and Central Valley, Costa Rica

Explore the magnificent birding opportunities in the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve. Lose yourself in the forest, surrounded by views of the Arenal Volcano and the Guanacaste lowlands.

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