Our 7 night Costa Rica Vacation with Kids is a trip your kids will be bragging about when they get back from vacation and the inspiration for countless “What I did this Summer” essays. Spend the first few days at Peace Lodge, where the gardens, waterfalls, and butterfly observatory will fascinate the entire family. Arenal Volcano is your next stop. The Springs Resort & Spa will cater to your every whim with on-site thermal springs, a full-service spa, and multiple restaurant options, while the nearby volcano offers hanging bridges, zip lines, and hiking for the more adventurous. Enjoy the last two days exploring Langotsa Beach and the neighboring bustling Tamarindo Beach of the Guanacaste region.
Arrive La Paz Waterfall Gardens, Costa Rica
Upon arrival in San Jose, Costa Rica, you will be met and driven approximately 1 hour to the Peace Lodge at La Paz Waterfall Gardens for overnight. On the grounds of a private nature reserve, the lodge offers waterfalls, gardens, butterfly observatory, and hummingbird feeders all connected by a trail. The Peace Lodge shows the rustic past and natural beauty of the rainforest.
La Paz Waterfall Gardens Free Day
To include additional tours, please visit our Cloud Forest Tours
page for ideas. Overnight Peace Lodge.
Transfer to Arenal / La Fortuna
Today, you be met and driven approximately 2 and ½ hours to the Arenal Volcano. Arrive at The Springs Resort & Spa for overnight. The Springs has incomparable views of Arenal Volcano and the surrounding valley, and features a variety of on-site hot springs of varying temperatures to explore throughout the sprawling property. The newly opened Club Rio Outdoor center offers family-friendly activities like river kayaking, tubing, horseback riding, hiking, mountain biking, and a wildlife preserve tour for rescued animals.
Arenal Hanging Bridges Hike
The Hanging Bridges are an ecotourism project of bridges and trails that shows off the beauty of nature while also protecting it. The vast variety of flora and fauna make this a popular adventure, as the imposing hanging bridges give great views. The rest of the afternoon is free to relax. Overnight The Springs Resort & Spa.
Transfer to Langosta Beach, Guanacaste
Today you be met and driven approximately 4 hours to Langosta Beach on Northern Pacific Coast for overnight at Cala Luna Boutique Hotel & Villas. This charming boutique hotel offers a laid-back beach experience just a one-minute walk from Langotsa Beach, adjacent to Tamarindo Beach.
Diamante Adventure Pass
Today you will be picked up and driven to Diamante Eco Adventure Park. Your Adventure Pass includes Zipline, Superman, Quick Jump, Botanical Garden, Tarzan Swing, Kayak, Snorkeling, Stand up Paddleboard, Hammock Beach, and Hiking Trails. Diamante's Animal Sanctuary is the largest animal sanctuary in Guanacaste. Guests can interact with animals with up-close viewing and even attend a feeding. Residents of the sanctuary include sloths, monkeys, jaguars, pumas, toucans, and more. There are also dozens of frog, snake, bird and butterfly species. The Adventure Pass also now includes a cultural experience, allowing you to discover how rural farmers produced chocolate, coffee, and sugar. Overnight Cala Luna Boutique Hotel & Villas.
Langosta Beach Free Day
To include additional tours please visit our Guanacaste Tours
page for ideas. Overnight Cala Luna Boutique Hotel & Villas.
Depart Liberia, Costa Rica
Today you be driven approximately 1 hour to Liberia international airport to connect to your return flight home.
Pricing is valid through the date listed for each itinerary (all pricing is subject to change until booked and confirmed). Holiday season supplements apply for Christmas, New Years, Presidents Day, and Easter travel dates. Green season specials and/or lower rates may apply for May to November travel dates.
All itineraries are land only and international airfare is quoted separately. Itinerary adjustments may be necessary depending on your international flight schedule. For example a late arrival will usually require a night near the airport in San Jose.
Please call one of our experts at 800-827-9046 to discuss your travel details.