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Costa Rica Active Adventure

Costa Rica Active Adventure

Trekking, biking, horseback riding, kayaking, ziplining. Costa Rica really is the "Adventure Capital of the Americas." Join us on the adventure of a lifetime.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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The Experience

Trekking, biking, horseback riding, kayaking, ziplining. Costa Rica really is the "Adventure Capital of the Americas." Thrill-seekers will find more than enough to keep themselves busy over this trip’s 13 action-packed days. After landing in San José, embark on four days of exploration around Monteverde and Arenal Volcano. Raft down the mighty Pacuare River before crossing over to our remote rainforest lodge, surrounded on all sides by the thick, enveloping jungle. End the journey by heading down to the beach at Puerto Viejo. Phew! Tired yet? No? Time to book!

Travel Style: Active Hiking, trekking, biking, rafting, and kayaking adventures all over the world, made for outdoor types.

Service Level: Standard Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.

Physical Rating: 3 / 5 - Average Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.

Trip Type: Small Group Small group experience; Max 16, avg 12

Age requirement: 12+ - All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.


Day 1 San José

Arrive at any timeWelcome Meeting - Meet Your CEO and Group

Day 2 - San José/Monteverde

Drive through Costa Rica's beautiful countryside to Monteverde to explore the verdant cloud forest and enjoy the surrounding area.

Day 3 - Monteverde

Enjoy a free day for optional activities in and around Monteverde like zip-lining, horseback riding, or touring the cloud forest.

Day 4 - Monteverde/La Fortuna

Travel through rolling hills and across a lake to La Fortuna, where there is free time to explore.

Day 5 - La Fortuna

Enjoy a free day in La Fortuna. Opt to go whitewater rafting, waterfall rappelling, paddleboarding or one of the many other optionals this region has to offer. Spend another day getting your adrenaline pumping, viewing local wildlife, marveling at the Arenal Volcano and getting to know more about La Fortuna's Costa Rica.

Day 6 - La Fortuna

Cycle the area around La Fortuna on a guided half-day biking tour. At night, opt to relax and soak in hot springs at the base of Arenal Volcano.

Day 7 - La Fortuna/Pacuare

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Enjoy a two-day guided rafting expedition along the Pacuare River, stopping at times to explore on foot, then stay the night in rustic cabins built along the river.

Day 8 - Pacuare

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Get off the river for the day to explore the jungle by foot.

Day 9 - Pacuare/Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

Continue down river to the take-out point, then travel to the Caribbean coastal town of Puerto Viejo.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 10 - Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

The Caribbean is famous for its sun, sand and surf. Hop on a bike and take a ride to the beach, then pull on a rash guard, grab a big board and get ready to hang ten like a local with an included surf lesson.

Day 11 - Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

Enjoy free time in Puerto Viejo and soak up the sun on the Caribbean. The warm turquoise water is ideal for swimming, fishing, kayaking, boogie boarding, and surfing. Opt to take a boat trip, snorkel the nearby reefs, or cycle down the coast.

Day 12 - Puerto Viejo de Talamanca/San José

Return to San José and take advantage of a final day to shop for souvenirs (coffee anyone?).

Day 13 - San José

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$ 1,999.00

Retreat Accommodations

There are a variety of great options for accommodations ranging from shared rooms to luxurious villas. Each room is equipped with a safe, work desk, air conditioning and WIFI.

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Retreat Leader

Isabella Meduri

Owner, Healer, Gypsy at Heart

My journey has taken me from a Financial Advisor to a Healer and guide. After spending 16 years in corporate financial environments trying to conform to social norms and expectations, I found myself feeling as though something fundamental was missing from my life. During the process of restructuring my life, I had to shift my perspective and instead of relying on a pragmatic approach to life, I finally decided to follow my intuition and listen to what my heart had been trying to tell me for years.

Travel has always been an integral part of my life.  Ever since I was a child, I’ve wanted to visit distant and unchartered places.  This deep yearning to seek out the unfamiliar; the undiscovered has brought me to visit 47 countries.  The most transformational moments I’ve experienced in life have been while backpacking in Asia, touring South America and camping throughout Africa.

The time I spent away discovering new places provided me with a much needed escape from a tiresome routine back home. It gave me an escape and the clarity I so desperately needed.  Over time, these “vacations” helped shift my perspective and see life through a different lens.  It was what I needed to finally break through my comfort zone and leave the monotony that I had fallen into.
For the first time in my adult life, I felt a sense of fulfilment and purpose.  Curating and sharing meaningful experiences with others is what brings me the most joy and happiness.  I am committed and honoured to be able to be a part of people’s wellness and self-discovery journeys.

What's Included

What is Included:

  • Your Welcome Moment: Welcome Meeting - Meet Your CEO and Group
  • Your Discover Moment: La Fortuna
  • Your Hands-On Moment: Surfing Lesson, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Your Discover Moment: Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Overnight Pacuare River rafting trip
  • Guided hike (Pacuare River)
  • Guided cycling excursion (La Fortuna)
  • Bike ride (Puerto Viejo)
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


Hotels (10 nts), jungle lodge (2 nts).


3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners
Allow for $460-$600 USD for meals that are not included.


Public bus, private vehicle, bicycle, boat, raft, hiking.

Staff & experts

CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout, local guides.

What is NOT Included:

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