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Highlights in Central America

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Day tours

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San Jose Day Tour: Poas Volcano (full day)

Starting at$97

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Shore Excursions

Roatan Zipline Canopy Tour and Beach Trip Shore Excursion

Starting at$55

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Day Trips & Excursions

Costa Rica Day Trip from San Jose

Starting at$114

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Tours & Sightseeing

Ocean to Ocean Panama Canal and Jungle Tour

Starting at$135

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Tours & Sightseeing

Panama City, Casco Viejo and Canal Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

Starting at$100

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Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Panama Canal Partial Transit Sightseeing Cruise

Starting at$125

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Day Trips & Excursions

Arenal Volcano and Baldi Hot Springs Day Trip from San Jose

Starting at$141

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Outdoor Activities

Guachipelin Adventure Zipline Horseback River Tubing Combo

Starting at$120

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Multi-day adventures

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Costa Rica Quest

Starting at$999

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Costa Rica Adventure

Starting at$1,699

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18-to-Thirtysomethings

Central American Journey: Rainforests & Ruins

Starting at$2,370

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18-to-Thirtysomethings

Volcano Trail: Waves & Local Ways

Starting at$1,402

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18-to-Thirtysomethings

Mayan Sun Southbound: Boat Rides & Ruins

Starting at$1,173

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National Geographic Journeys

Explore Costa Rica

Starting at$2,399

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Mayan Discovery

Starting at$1,799

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Active

Costa Rica Active Adventure

Starting at$1,470

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Introducing Central America

Recent stories

Wildlife and nature

8 unusual animal migrations

6 min readPublished Nov 10, 2020

It's not just wildebeest and humpback whales that make huge journeys. From snakes to butterflies, here are nature's other great migrations.

Many Monarch Butterflies on a tree branch, with blue sky beyond, Michoacan.
Beaches

Costa Rica for first-timers: top 10 spots you must visit

3 min readPublished Nov 2, 2020

Volcanoes, natural parks, fantastic beaches, planing a trip to Costa Rica may seem daunting. Don't worry, these 10 spots are a great way to start.

Hanging bridge at natural rainforest park in Costa Rica © DmitriyBurlakov / Getty Images
Adventure travel

Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman are off on another epic motorbike adventure

7 min readPublished Oct 9, 2020

Their latest trek finds the actors crossing 13 countries and two continents on electric motorcycles.

Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman are off on another epic motorbike adventure
Explore

What travel looks like in Costa Rica in 2020

4 min readPublished Sep 9, 2020

Is it safe to travel to Costa Rica? We answer your questions about quarantine, lockdown status and travel restrictions.

Sloth and baby, Manuel Antonio National Park
Health and wellness

Where to cool off with an unforgettable wild swim

4 min readPublished Sep 1, 2020

Few things beat cooling off in cold water on a hot day. Here are some of the best spots to dive in and get your sense of adventure tingling.

Sunrise at tourist camp Frey, Tonchek lagoon, Patagonia, Argentina.