FEEL LIKE SOME FAMILY TIME?
|VACATIONS FOR EVERYONE
The world’s offer in tourism is giving more importance each day to
satisfying the increasing demand represented by family tourism.
The principles of democracy and peace in Costa Rica have been promoted
throughout its history, so the country naturally developed a series of
activities and places with specialized programs for family recreation:
walks, guided visits, group games, interaction with diverse communities and
cultural groups, tasting the varied Costa Rican gastronomy, beach sports,
You may select among the many options that will contribute to the
enthusiastic enjoyment of free time spent with your loved ones. Sports,
adventures, nature, relaxation… those ingredients are part of the special
family tourism you may experience in Costa Rica.
|A VALLEY OF CULTURE
|As the capital of the country, San José also
represents the capital of culture and amusement. Offering a series of places
for all family members to enjoy the museums, theaters, cinemas, and
Among the most relevant, the imposing, gothic architecture of the
National Theater with performances that include every art gender. The Gold
Museum will show you Pre Columbian, Costa Rican art. The National Museum
will let you travel through Costa Rica’s history and the Children’s Museum,
will guide you and your family through an interactive learning adventure,
applied with innovative devices on each subject, to learn while you all
|ACTIVITIES TO CHOOSE FROM
|Adventure does not discriminate by age, sex, or degree of
physical fitness. Costa Rica offers activities adapted to different tastes
and budgets, where all family have fun together.
The practice of adventure tourism strengthens living together as a
family, with activities such as hikes in protected areas present on the many
national parks and biological reserves areas, as well as fluvial fishing,
mainly of trout and tilapia, and surfing. Moreover, Costa Rica’s natural
richness makes it a perfect place to benefit from family vacations.
Together, you’ll share while going deep into the country’s tropical forests,
discovering a surprising variety of flora and fauna, formed by exuberant
vegetation, mammals, and birds. All these protected species are found in the
diverse National Parks and Biological Reserves you may explore while
trekking and horseback or aerial tram riding.
|ADVENTURES ON LAND
|Find in Trekking exciting expeditions or walks
that will approach you to natural beauties. Or you may prefer a route with
alternative means that facilitate your journey: mountain biking, ATV’s or
horseback rides, ideal vehicles to dare and explore the different
landscapes, full of flora and fauna you find throughout the country.
There are other attractions to enjoy the forest, like traveling among the
trees, practicing canopy, or perhaps enjoy the movement of walking on
|ADVENTURES ON WATER
The thrill is not less in this category. A very popular
adventure among families having young or teenage members is rafting. The
most searched for the practice of this sport are the Pacuare, Reventazón,
Sarapiquí, and Corobicí rivers. With this kind of activities on rivers
you’ll spend pleasant fun times, while enjoying the fascinating view,
surrounded by nature.
At sea, you’ll also experience good sensations. You may go skin diving or
snorkeling, going into the depths of Costa Rica’s marine world, take boat or
kayak trips, or well, discovering many kinds of beach to share with your
family. This country’s coasts have the advantage of warm waters throughout
the year, which gives you the opportunity of visiting anytime you like. You
will spend fun-filled family moments with the many existing activities, like
surf, Jet Ski, banana boat, or simply playing with the waves and sand.