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First Time in Costa Rica, please advise !

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First Time in Costa Rica, please advise !

I'm not the youngest any longer, over 60 but in good shape.

I would like to see the best of Costa Rica in a small group settings but not alone. I can stay more than a week. I love nature but also want some relaxation.

Where do I start? Any suggestions on a small tour group?

Thank you for any help !


Grecia, Costa Rica
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1. Re: First Time in Costa Rica, please advise !

I recommend the "official / unofficial" beginners tour to Costa Rica. This includes Arenal and Manuel Antonio Park. You get one of the most active volcanoes in the world, many activities, and then go to one of the countries most celebrated beaches. In MA you will see monkeys, sloths, many birds, great beaches, and again more activities.

Small tour group, not sure your idea of small. Caravan runs excellent group tours and they vary in size but can be 30 or 40 people - http://www.caravan.com/tour/costa-rica you may also try Costa Rica Expeditions, they may do groups - www.costaricaexpeditions.com/wl3/index.php I really like crreferals trip planning but I dont know if they do groups or not - http://www.crreferrals.com/TravelExperts.html You will love Costa Rica, good luck



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nice small group budet tours

or www.affordabletours.com

lots that might meet your needs

www.tauck.com more upscale works great for many...

Have fun,

San Jose, Costa Rica
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3. Re: First Time in Costa Rica, please advise !

Caravan Tours they offer some great tours!


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