There are Many Amazing Things to Do and See in Costa Rica! 

Costa Rica is not just jungles and beaches. There is no shortage of things to do in Costa Rica. Whether you’re searching for extreme activities,  relaxing and recharging, or anything else, Costa Rica has a destination for you. Below, you will find some of our favorite things to do and many of our guests top activities. Use these as a guide to building your dream Costa Rica vacation. If you have questions about any of these, don’t hesitate to reach out to us for more information. 

Costa Rica Activity Ideas

Costa Rica Ocean Activities

  • Whale/Dolphin Watching
  • Surfing & Surf Lessons
  • Snorkeling
  • Boogie Boarding
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP)
  • Fishing
  • Sea Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Catamaran Tour
  • JetSkiing
  • SCUBA Diving & Certification

Costa Rica River Activities

  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Whitewater Kayaking
  • Mangrove Kayaking Tours
  • Safari & Nature Rafting
  • Kayaking & Rolling Lessons
  • Whitewater/Swiftwater Rescue Training

Costa Rica Mountain Activities

  • Canyoning & Rappelling
  • Ziplines & Tarzan Swinging
  • ATV Touring
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hiking
  • Spelunking (Venado Caves)
  • Birdwatching

We have longstanding relationships with activity providers giving our clients preferred pricing. We have vetted all activity providers and only recommend those will provide you with high quality, safe, enjoyable activities.

Whether you choose one of our group packages from the best-seller list or want to create your own custom vacation, we’re here to help give you ideas and advice. Contact us today to get started planning your vacation.

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Other Popular Costa Rica Activities

There is more to do in Costa Rica than high adventure and play. We work to schedule service trips, youth groups, and more. These activities can be coordinated as the primary destination of the trip or before,  in between or after visiting other locations and activities. For example, we might schedule a morning of kayaking or canyoning, then schedule some spa time in the afternoon to help guests recover from the morning adventures and refresh for the next day. Check out some of the additional things you can schedule during your upcoming trip to Costa Rica:

  • Humanitarian & Service Projects
  • Spanish Immersion Programs
  • Spa & Massage Packages
  • Golf
  • Wildlife, National Park, & Volcano Tours
  • Yoga & Qi Gong Wellness Retreats
  • Hotspring Retreats
  • Agriculture Tours (Coffee, Cocoa, and Other Farms)
  • Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge Tours
  • Latin Dance Classes
  • Rainforest Waterfall Tours
  • Cloud Forest Hikes
  • Educational Sightseeing
  • Culture & Food Tours
  • Cooking Classes