Mexico & Central America Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

help with 8 days of rainforest, beach and adventure in Costa Rica

Jump to last reply

I am having a difficult time deciding on an itinerary for our 8 days in costa rica. I'm traveling in March with my husband and 3 children ages 26, 23, and 22 so we are looking for some adventure as well as exploring the rain forest and beaches. I have looked at many web sites and tour books but can't decide. I'm thinking maybe of going to monteverde, montezuma and manuel antonio. I think we will love the rainforest, waterfalls, canopy tours, beach with surfing, wildlife and some med-light rafting/kayaking.
Are these the best destinations for the activities we have in mind? I wonder if transportation works well for this loop as we are flying into SJO. I haven't seen any tours that go from sjo to monteverde but it seems logical to go from sjo to monteverde to montezuma to manuel antonio if these are the areas we settle on. Your insight would be appreciated. Thanks.

7 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Writers Needed for Mexico
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 24, 14 at 12:19 PM
  • Writers Needed for Georgia Coast
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
  • Writers Needed for Rwanda and Uganda
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 18, 14 at 03:12 PM
View all Mexico & Central America activity »
  1. 1 40th Birthday Trip
  2. 2 Recomendations on getting to Tikal from Belize City
  3. 3 Planning a trip to Costa Rica with a 10 and 13 year old
  4. 4 Dreams Riviera Cancun?
  5. 5 Riviera Maya - Where to Stay?
  6. 6 Follow Up Questions: MA / Osa
  7. 7 Trip Report Spring in Oaxaca - a perfect getaway for our 15th wedding anniversary!
  8. 8 La paz at christmas
  9. 9 Suze: Can you tell me about your trips to Puerta Vallarta?
  10. 10 Bosque del Cabo accommodations help for newbie
  11. 11 Mesón Sacristía cooking school/hotel stay. Anyone done it?
  12. 12 Park Royal Cozumel or El Cantil?
  13. 13 Guatemala customs question
  14. 14 buying silver jewelry in cancun
  15. 15 Trip Report Just back from CR for my 50th. Expected alot and got more than I hoped for!
  16. 16 Costa Rica Trip Itinerary
  17. 17 Costa Rica questions
  18. 18 Damas Mangrove Tour vs. Cano Negro
  19. 19 Single Girl 50's looking for AI in Costa Rica
  20. 20 Wanna be Expats!!! Can we move to Mexico sooner? Work? Elsewhere?
  21. 21 Playa Del Carmen/Tulum "Dreams or Paradisus?"
  22. 22 Rainy season
  23. 23 Food safety while traveling in Guatemala
  24. 24 Trip Report Hopefulist in Honduras and Guatemala, June/July 2014
  25. 25 Uvita during green/rainy season - should we go??
View next 25 » Back to the top