Alex Arias is a passionate outdoorsman and has led nature tours for nearly 20 years all over Costa Rica. One of Alex’s passions is Nature Photography. This trip has been specially designed by him for travelers who are looking for great photo opportunities. Costa Rica is a growing photography destination due to its extreme high biodiversity and an easy access to many great locations for wildlife. This Costa Rica Nature Photography Adventure trip includes bird observatories, nature trails, volcano views, private reserves and refuges, tropical forest, mangroves, wetlands, lagoons, coastal areas and high mountain cloud forests. You will have great opportunities to encounter many animals in their natural habitats with Alex, and a unique cultural connection with Costa Ricans, that only he can provide.
The best combination for a vacation! Days full of adventure on Arenal Volcano and Monteverde. Then visit the worldwide famous Manuel Antonio National Park.
A well designed and convenient way to enjoy the volcano, world famous thermal hot springs, unique rainforests and one of the best beach resorts in Costa Rica. Relax at one of the country’s top hot springs resort; experience the amazing zip line tour, visits to Fortuna Waterfall and the hike to the Arenal National Park…. All in one place!
Discover the combination of modern luxury travel and tropical wonderland in Costa Rica. Our Costa Rica “Deluxe & Unique End of the Year in Costa Rica” begins in the middle of lush coffee plantations and tropical fruit orchards overlooking the Central Valley at the exclusive Xandari Resort & Spa.
Elegant Euphonia is probably one of the most beautiful perching bird of Costa Rica. “An unmistakable bird with a lovely powder-blue cap” is the description Richard Garrigues gives in the Birds of Costa Rica book.
Are you an individual or a group of friends with a specific interest such as hiking, ornithology, botany, biking, rafting or photography? Would you be interested in learning Spanish or volunteering at a national park or a private nature reserve? Do you have a son or daughter studying abroad and wish to join them for a weekend or weeklong trip? We can customize an itinerary for you to visit sites and participate in activities that will best match your interests. We will arrange for a specialized guide or local expert to conduct the tour or be a guest lecturer. Contact us and see what fascinating itineraries we can develop for you!
Get a feeling for Costa Rica s central Tilaran Mountain Range by visiting two of its great protected areas, Arenal Volcano, and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Visit the unique La Paz Waterfall Gardens, Arenal's lava flows, and zip through the cloud forest on a canopy tour!
From the majestic Arenal and Rincon de la Vieja volcanoes in Costa Rica, this tour travels to Granada and Leon in Nicaragua. Charming vestiges of the colonial era are beautifully preserved and protected in a land of volcanoes and breathtaking scenery.
Drop in to La Paz Waterfall Gardens, home to several gorgeous waterfalls and a rescued wildlife refuge. Travel to steaming Arenal Volcano and admire the wonders of its surrounding rainforests on a system of trails and hanging bridges. Explore the lush beauty of the misty mountain Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Fly through the cloud forest treetops on a Zip Line Canopy Tour! Kayak through a mangrove forest, then swim in the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean and relax on white sand beaches of wildlife rich Manuel Antonio National Park.
This tour features a dramatic drive through the wilderness mountains of Braulio Carillo National Park en route to the coast; a wonderful rainforest experience at the wildlife-rich Tortuguero National Park; a scenic flight back to San Jose; majestic waterfalls, gardens, a live butterfly flyway and more at La Paz Waterfall Gardens; a walk among the tree tops near a steaming live volcano at Arenal; and a visit to the cool and misty forest of the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve and its unique ruralQuaker and Costa Rican community.
Costa Rica Sun Tours is always exploring the country looking for new great adventures. We heard a rumor of a new adventure, a new rafting trip that is far away from ordinary. A class III-IV river trip.
Arrive to the Sky River Drift operations center where your will be geared up and transferred to the Costa Rica Sky Adventures park. You will glide through the tropical rain forest in 3 carbon fiber zip lines. Then, get to a tree platform of 650 sq. ft at a height of 170 ft set up in a strangler fig tree. From here prepare to jump in a free fall down to the river pond to experience a new concept of personal raft (similar to tubing), descending a fast river of 2.3 miles long inside the heart of the rainforest.
Come take a horseback ride through Ario Ranch. A family owned and operated ranch protecting one of Costa Rica´s most important watersheds including key turtle nesting habitat and the Caletas-Ario Nature Reserve. Enjoy a natural landscape of rivers mountains and beaches accompanied by local cowboys maintaining local customs and traditions. Learn the names of the flora and fauna from the vantage point of your saddle. Witness the spectacular sunsets that grace the area with your family and friends.