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Lapa Rios Ecoresort On The Osa Peninsula

Costa Rica, Central America

from $2,580* per person 6 Days Year-round
Comfort accommodations Exertion level: 4
Operator: Costa Rica Expeditions 20 people max
  • Juan santamaria international airport, san jose, costa rica
  • Active & Adventure trips
After one night in San Jose, you will be flown to the Osa Peninsula for your four-night stay at Lapa Rios Ecoresort. Bungalows are situated 350 feet above the ocean and private beach on 1,000 acres of pristine forest accessible by trails. Here you can participate in activities (at additional cost) such as kayaking, birding, horseback riding, swimming with dolphins, night walks, yoga classes, or simply relax by the pool. The hotel's restaurant specializes in freshly cooked international cuisine influenced by flavors of Costa Rica and Asia.

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Costa Rica, Central America

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2 testimonials about the provider, Costa Rica Expeditions:

  • Reviewer: located in USA
    "We were very well satisfied with Costa Rica Expeditions, from the pick-up at San Jose Airport - including welcome help in getting through customs - to the conclusion of our trip. We liked the hotels you recommended: Bougainvillea near San Jose and Villa Blanca. The drivers we had on all transfers were helpful and spoke enough English for us to communicate. We liked your country and would like to return and when we do we will use your services."
  • Reviewer: located in NC USA
    "Back in cold western North Carolina after one of our best vacations ever, we'd like to thank you and all the Costa Rica Expeditions staff for making our Costa Rica vacation a great experiencea Each trip component, starting with our arrival at the airport and ending with a drop-off at a car rental agency, included caring CRE staff ensuring that we were in the right place at the right time.Every part of your package was wonderful - the facilities were nice, the food was great, and the staff were outstanding. We'll certainly advise friends to consider Costa Rica Expeditions in their travel plans, and hope that we, too, can again use your services some day."

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Special information

  • This is a custom departure, meaning this trip is offered on dates that you arrange privately with the provider. Additionally, you need to form your own private group for this trip. The itinerary and price here is just a sample. Contact the provider for detailed pricing, minimum group size, and scheduling information. For most providers, the larger the group you are traveling with, the lower the per-person cost will be.


Day 1: Arrival Costa Rica (No meals.)
Arrival at San Jose's Juan Santamaría International Airport. After passing through Immigration you will be met by a Costa Rica Expeditions representative, who will give you a sticker that will facilitate clearing customs. When you leave the building, look for a sign that says "Costa Rica Expeditions" with your name on it. A Costa Rica Expeditions guide wearing an orange shirt is holding the sign. He or she will accompany you to your hotel. Overnight at Finca Rosa Blanca Inn.

Day 2: San Jose / Puerto Jimenez / Lapa Rios Ecolodge (B,L,D)
Morning transfer to the domestic airport for a chartered flight to Puerto Jimenez (1 hour). Upon arrival, van transfer to your hotel, Lapa Rios, set in a private nature reserve spread over 1,000 acres and overlooking the pristine point where the Golfo Dulce meets the Pacific Ocean. Overnight at Lapa Rios Ecolodge.

Day 3-5: Lapa Rios (B,L,D)
Three days at Lapa Rios. Optional activities (at additional cost) include: rainforest hikes, bird watching, kayaking, horseback riding, catch and release sport fishing or yoga classes. Overnight at Lapa Rios.
Day 6: Puerto Jimenez / San Jose / Departure (B)
Morning transfer back to Puerto Jimenez Airstrip for the chartered flight back to San Jose (1 hour). Upon arrival a Costa Rica Expeditions van and guide will meet you and take you to the international airport, arriving at least 2-3 hours before your international flight’s scheduled departure.

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