Costa Rica Best Tours and Activities

Carpe Chepe Pub Crawl in San Jose with Skip-the-Line Entrance
Carpe Chepe Pub Crawl in San Jose with Skip-the-Line Entrance
         
San Jose
4.5 hours
from 20 USD
Enjoy San Jose's nightlife with the local crowd on this tour. Join us for a night walk and discover the bars concurred by the local crowd in a beautiful route that will show how beautiful is San Jose is at night. We will go to 4 bars and clubs (each completely different from the other) and you will get a house shot at all four bars. Also, you will get to skip the line and club entrance fees are included. Your guide is a local expert who will be more than glad to recommend you things to do during the rest of your stay.
Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna
Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna
         
La Fortuna
2 hours
from 25 USD
With the view of the majestic Arenal Volcano, enjoy the sweetest rainforest experience, discovering the ancient secrets of chocolate: from its discovery and use, in tropical America, to the processing of the product we know and enjoy today. A hands on program, that lets you eat all the chocolate you want. Enjoy this journey through the history, culture, traditions and the flavor.
Wildlife Rescue Center Tour in Costa Rica
Wildlife Rescue Center Tour in Costa Rica
         
Arenal
90 minutes
from 31 USD
This is an educational tour at a Wildlife Rescue Center located close to La Fortuna in Arenal Volcano National Park. It is a great chance for you to see wild animals, visit their enclosures, learn about the conservation efforts and have fun. It is a perfect, family friendly activity for all.
San Jose Walking Tour: Food, History and Architecture
San Jose Walking Tour: Food, History and Architecture
         
San Jose
3 hours
from 33 USD
Learn about local life in San Jose through its architecture, history and food. This 3-hour walking tour shows you the typical lifestyle of the capital as you stroll through the streets with a knowledgeable local guide. Get to know the city through its grand parks and architectural gems, ending at Mercado Central (Central Market) where you'll sip Costa Rican coffee and sample some tasty food.
Tamarindo Surf Lessons
Tamarindo Surf Lessons
         
Tamarindo
2 hours
from 35 USD
Tamarindo, Costa Rica is a world renowned surf location, made famous for the movie 'The Endless Summer'. There are almost always great waves, but not too big, perfect for learning to surf. Whether this is your first time on a surfboard or you have some experience and want to work on your technique, our lessons are guaranteed to improve your skills. Our 2 hour lessons are taught by locals that have been surfing in Costa Rica for nearly their entire lives, so you will get the best insight there is in Tamarindo.
Home Cooked San Jose
Home Cooked San Jose
         
San Jose
4 hours
from 39 USD
Welcome, we are delighted to have you as a guest in our Costa Rican family home in San Jose. We hope you enjoy your evening learning to cook and dine like a local on this authentic cooking experience with lots of laughter, friendships, and memories that will last a lifetime.
Night Turtle Nesting Tour from Tamarindo
Night Turtle Nesting Tour from Tamarindo
         
Tamarindo
4 hours
from 40 USD
You will have the chance to see Olive Ridley and Green Pacific sea turtles laying their eggs on Playa Grande. You could possibly see the leatherback turtles, but it is rare. The type of turtle you see is not guaranteed, but you will see babies hatching from their eggs and going out to sea!
Motorcycle Tour in Jaco
Motorcycle Tour in Jaco
         
Jaco
Flexible
from 45 USD
Adventure around Jaco on a motorcycle with a guide and see all the sights.
Moonshine Party Farm in Arenal
Moonshine Party Farm in Arenal
         
La Fortuna
2.5 hours
from 45 USD
This tour is for people who are looking to escape the routine and try something different and cultural in Costa Rica. This is a cultural tour in an authentic Costa Rican farm. You will enjoy the moonshine with a BBQ alongside a Costa Rican family and learn about their costumes and traditions.
ATV Tour in Jaco
ATV Tour in Jaco
         
Jaco
Varies
from 45 USD
Join this ATV tour and select the best option for you! You can select tours between 1-hour to 4-hour long to see more of Jaco! Get ready for the adventure.
San Jose City Sightseeing Tour
San Jose City Sightseeing Tour
         
San Jose
4 hours
from 51 USD
Discover the rich history and culture of Costa Rica on this comprehensive sightseeing tour of San Jose. You will learn about all the popular monuments as your guide tells you about the architecture and history of the downtown area.
Britt Coffee Tour and Chocolate Tasting from San Jose
Britt Coffee Tour and Chocolate Tasting from San Jose
         
San Jose
4 hours
from 52 USD
No doubt you've heard Costa Rica makes excellent coffee. Learn the lifecycle of gourmet coffee on this half-day tour at Cafe Britt, one of the country's premier coffee plantations. Pick up the experts' secrets on selecting, roasting and packaging only the finest-quality beans. Start and end the tour with samplings of different coffees, paired with chocolate. A delicious buffet lunch and hotel transport from San Jose are included. You'll go home knowing how to 'break the cup,' a method used by specialists to assess and grade coffee.
Doka Coffee Tour, Grecia and Sarchi Day Trip from San Jose
Doka Coffee Tour, Grecia and Sarchi Day Trip from San Jose
         
San Jose
5 hours
from 53 USD
Combine art, beauty, coffee and nature on this popular cultural half-day guided tour. You will drive through the stunning scenery of Costa Rica as you travel to Doka coffee plantation, followed by Grecia and Sarchi, two of the country's most special towns.
Volunteer Program and Tour at Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica
Volunteer Program and Tour at Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica
         
Arenal
3 hours
from 54 USD
This tour is a once-in-a-lifetime experience and educational opportunity for you to learn about Costa Rican wildlife while volunteering. It takes place at a wildlife rescue center close to La Fortuna in Arenal Volcano National Park. It is the perfect activity for individuals, couples, families and groups. Volunteer and have fun as you see and interact with wild animals.
Crocodile Man Tour from Jaco
Crocodile Man Tour from Jaco
         
Jaco
2 hours
from 55 USD
Guided crocodile tour and see a guide feed a crocodile in the wild. The tour is two hours long on a safe boat that takes you down the Tarcoles River. Transportation to the boat, water bottles and a bilingual guide are provided.
Surf Lessons in Tamarindo
Surf Lessons in Tamarindo
         
Tamarindo
2 hours
from 56 USD
Learn how to surf with Tamarindo's #1 Surf School since 1989. All skill levels welcome. We are located directly in front of a beach break and we are Tamarindo's original surf shop! We are highly experience, havinge taught over 100,000 surf lessons in the 25 years we have been operating. All of our staff members are friendly, bilingual and very experienced professionals. Over half of our staff has been with us for over 10 years!
Rainforest Night Hike and Dinner from La Fortuna
Rainforest Night Hike and Dinner from La Fortuna
         
La Fortuna
4 hours
from 59 USD
This tour is ideal for those who want to take advantage of every minute in Costa Rica, discovering some of the country's nocturnal wonders in a night hike. We will begin our tour in a small town known as La Tigra, located just 30 minutes from La Fortuna. Once we arrive, we will take the trail in to a small patch of rainforest in the process of regeneration with some mirrored lakes, which facilitate wildlife observation. You can expect to see species like nocturnal birds and mammals, insects, amphibians, bats, and more.
Cartago Day Trip by Rail from San Jose: Bike Ride and Market Tour
Cartago Day Trip by Rail from San Jose: Bike Ride and Market Tour
         
San Jose
5 hours
from 59 USD
Ready for a change of scenery from the hustle and bustle of San Jose? Ride the rails to nearby Cartago and enjoy a bike tour of the historical town! After a guided morning stroll, a 45-minute train trip takes you through the mountains to this sleepy oasis, where you'll bicycle to its Central Market for some tasty bites. Enjoy the fresh air and friendly locals on this half-day tour, with transport by bus back to the capital.
Half Day Rafting in Penas Blancas River from La Fortuna
Half Day Rafting in Penas Blancas River from La Fortuna
         
La Fortuna
5 hours
from 59 USD
Our safari will take us to see the best landscape along the forest of the 'Penas Blancas' river. The great variety of flora and fauna are the main attractions and we will enjoy the peace and harmony of nature in the northern region of Costa Rica. We will have the opportunity to visit Don Pedro's farm where we can observe the lifestyle of the Costa Rican farmers and enjoy a delicious homemade snack.
Kayaking Tour on Lake Arenal
Kayaking Tour on Lake Arenal
         
Arenal
3 hours
from 60 USD
See the Arenal region from a unique perspective - aboard a kayak! Spend a few hours kayaking on the famous Lake Arenal and enjoy rowing past breathtaking tropical scenery. The ride is leisurely, guided and all equipment is included, so bring your sense of adventure and get ready for an eco-friendly experience of a lifetime!