Every year thousands of tourists travel to Costa Rica but few get to experience this charismatic country's real way of life. On this Classic Costa Rica trip, stay with a local family in Santa Rosa de Pocosol and get your hands dirty on a nearby farm. Uncover jungle gems in Tortuguero and Sarapiqui; hot springs, waterfalls and a live volcano in La Fortuna; and white sandy beaches at Quepos - all set to a sizzling salsa beat. This adventure into the heart of tropical paradise will surely leave you wanting more.

Highlights

Stroll through lively markets in San Jose

Explore the jungle in the Tortuguero National Park

Chill out to the sounds of nature in Sarapiqui

Soak off the day in La Fortuna hot springs

Get close to the coalface at Arenal Volcano

Discover the sultry Monteverde cloud forest

Shake your booty to the samba soundtrack of Costa Rica

Experience local life on a homestay in Santa Rosa de Pocosol