Costa Rica Itineraries (Beach)

Costa Rica Itineraries

At Costa Rica Escapes, we will work with you to customize any Costa Rica vacation itinerary for memories that will last a lifetime. We offer local advice and knowledge to make sure you are correctly matched up with the best places to visit and the best accommodations for your trip.  Your vacation time is valuable, and CRE will make sure your travels through the country are efficient and enjoyable.

Whether you like adventure or prefer to take it easy, we’ll make sure that your trip is what you want.  If you want an authentic experience, we can arrange for a private guide to travel with you.  We also coordinate independent Costa Rica itineraries for those looking to travel on their own.  CRE works with any type of budget to offer travel ideas, itineraries and general vacation planning advice that will help maximize your time exploring this exquisite country.

Steps in the Itinerary Building Process

Drake Bay Turtles (Costa Rica Itinerary)

Sea turtle season at Drake Bay Beach, a great addition to Costa Rica Vacation itineraries.

Once you have decided that you will be visiting Costa Rica, you will send your flight information to Costa Rica Escapes and begin discussing ideas and travel advice for your itinerary.  After you have designed and settled on an itinerary for the group, you will be given an application and deposit schedule.  Two weeks to 10 days before your trip you will receive a detailed day-to-day Costa Rica travel itinerary that outlines your trip and gives you all of the necessary information and instructions.

Costa Rica Escapes uses extensive knowledge and local relationships to offer the perfect travel suggestions for your needs, and create the ideal itinerary for Costa Rica vacations.  We specialize in producing authentic & personalized travel experiences.  Whether it’s a romantic Costa Rica honeymoon itinerary, a group of friends seeking high adventure, or a family that wants to integrate into the culture, we will combine your travel needs with our local knowledge to design your ideal Costa Rica Escape!

Escape the Ordinary with a Genuine Costa Rica Itinerary!

Review our favorite Costa Rica itineraries below, or customize your own trip.  A 7 or 8-day Costa Rica itinerary is our specialty; however, we can accommodate 2, 5, 6, 7 days (one week)…even 10, 14 or 25 day trips. If you plan to stay for multiple weeks, then we can plan some incredible local experiences that you will never forget. We are at your service.

Costa Rica Collection

Costa Rica Collection

This 7 or 8 day customized Costa Rica vacation itinerary that explores the best of this beautiful country.  This is a wonderful introduction to Costa Rica and will take you to the Arenal volcano, tropical cloud forests, zip-line and canopy tours, and the rich beaches of Manuel Antonio.            

Rio Pacuare Family Rafting Trip Costa Rica

Costa Rica Family Vacations

This is typically about an 8-day Costa Rica itinerary for the whole family.  You will explore the volcanoes, mountains and beautiful Pacific Coast beaches.  On this vacation itinerary you can expect to see Arenal Volcano, cascading waterfalls, and the gorgeous beaches of Manuel Antonio.

Enjoy Surfing on a Costa Rica Rainforest Tour

Costa Rica Rainforest Tours

An 8 day Costa Rica itinerary that starts out surfing off the beaches of the Central Nicoya Peninsula, touring the Arenal and La Fortuna rainforests, waterfalls and lagoons, exploring Montverde’s unique cloud forest eco-system, and even sinking blissfully into hot springs.

Secluded Caribbean Vacations (Days 5-8)

Secluded Caribbean Vacations

An 8 day Costa Rica itinerary that explores the local culture Irazu and Turrialba volcano communities, rafts though an Indigenous Biological Reserve, and wraps up with complete seclusion on breathtaking Caribbean beaches.

Salsa Brava, Puerto Viejo, Manzanillo, Playa Cocles Surfing Costa Rica Caribbean

Remote Costa Rica Adventures

An 8 day Costa Rica itinerary that takes vacationers deep into the farmlands of Costa Rica’s fertile central valley, paddling through the jungle teaming with wildlife, and a handful of days in the remote Osa Peninsula to snorkle, scuba dive and soak in the sun.