Last minute vacations in Costa Rica

With visas not required for most nationalities and most of the country malaria free, Costa Rica is a great destination for a spontaneous adventure. Several of our last minute vacations in Costa Rica are offered at a discounted rate, making a trip here all the more enticing. With lodges that can only be reached by boat; rare wildlife including sloths, howler monkeys and quetzals; and thrilling activities from ziplines to rafting, Costa Rica is perfect if you need a complete break from your daily routine.

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Costa Rica wildlife holiday

Costa Rica wildlife holiday

An amazing variety of Costa Rican wildlife
From US $4,760 to US $5,460 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 9 Jan, 11 Jan, 13 Jan, 23 Jan, 27 Jan, 8 Feb, 20 Feb, 22 Feb, 24 Feb, 27 Feb, 2 Mar, 7 Mar, 19 Mar, 23 Mar, 27 Mar, 30 Mar, 4 May, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 7 Sep, 28 Sep, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 31 Oct, 2 Nov, 5 Nov, 9 Nov, 12 Nov, 14 Nov, 16 Nov, 19 Nov, 21 Nov, 23 Nov, 26 Nov, 28 Nov, 30 Nov, 19 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 09 Jan, 11 Jan, 13 Jan, 23 Jan, 27 Jan, 08 Feb, 20 Feb, 22 Feb, 24 Feb, 27 Feb, 02 Mar, 07 Mar
Costa Rica tour

Costa Rica tour

Explore the Caribbean coast to the Pacific
From US $2,365US $2,010 to US $2,850 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 7 Dec, 9 Dec, 14 Dec, 16 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec, 30 Dec
2024: 4 Jan, 6 Jan, 9 Jan, 11 Jan, 13 Jan, 16 Jan, 18 Jan, 20 Jan, 23 Jan, 25 Jan, 27 Jan, 30 Jan, 3 Feb, 6 Feb, 8 Feb, 10 Feb, 13 Feb, 15 Feb, 17 Feb, 20 Feb, 22 Feb, 24 Feb, 27 Feb, 29 Feb, 2 Mar, 5 Mar, 7 Mar, 9 Mar, 12 Mar, 14 Mar, 16 Mar, 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 28 Mar, 30 Mar, 2 Apr, 4 Apr, 6 Apr, 9 Apr, 11 Apr, 13 Apr, 16 Apr, 18 Apr, 20 Apr, 23 Apr, 25 Apr, 27 Apr ...
Up to US $420 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 07 Dec, 09 Dec, 14 Dec, 16 Dec, 21 Dec, 28 Dec, 30 Dec, 04 Jan, 06 Jan, 09 Jan, 11 Jan, 13 Jan, 16 Jan, 18 Jan, 20 Jan, 23 Jan, 25 Jan, 27 Jan, 30 Jan, 03 Feb, 06 Feb, 08 Feb, 10 Feb, 13 Feb, 15 Feb,...
Natural highlights tour of Costa Rica

Natural highlights tour of Costa Rica

A tropical paradise bursting with wildlife
From US $3,080 to US $3,290 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 23 Feb, 12 Apr, 26 Jul, 1 Nov, 15 Nov
Late availability on these dates: 23 Feb
Central America small group tour

Central America small group tour

Epic Central American journey from Mexico to Costa Rica.
From US $3,555US $3,022 to US $4,480 33 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 23 Dec, 26 Dec
2024: 6 Jan, 3 Feb, 6 Feb, 10 Feb, 17 Feb, 24 Feb, 27 Feb, 2 Mar, 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 7 May, 18 May, 25 May, 1 Jun, 15 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 24 Aug, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 9 Nov, 12 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 26 Nov, 30 Nov, 3 Dec, 7 Dec, 10 Dec
2025: 4 Jan, 7 Jan, 11 Jan, 14 Jan, 18 Jan, 21 Jan, 25 Jan, 28 Jan, 1 Feb ...
Up to US $630 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 23 Dec, 26 Dec, 06 Jan, 03 Feb, 06 Feb, 10 Feb, 17 Feb, 24 Feb, 27 Feb, 02 Mar
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Costa Rica wildlife small group tour

Costa Rica wildlife small group tour

Discover rich nature and unique wildlife
From US $3,500 to US $4,280US $4,030 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 13 Jan, 17 Jan, 20 Jan, 24 Jan, 31 Jan, 7 Feb, 10 Feb, 17 Feb, 2 Mar, 6 Mar, 9 Mar, 13 Mar, 16 Mar, 20 Mar, 23 Mar, 27 Mar, 3 Apr, 6 Apr, 10 Apr, 13 Apr, 17 Apr, 24 Apr, 27 Apr, 1 May, 11 May, 22 May, 25 May, 29 May, 1 Jun, 5 Jun, 8 Jun, 12 Jun, 15 Jun, 19 Jun, 22 Jun, 26 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 10 Jul, 13 Jul, 17 Jul, 20 Jul, 24 Jul, 27 Jul, 31 Jul, 3 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 26 Oct ...
Late availability on these dates: 13 Jan, 17 Jan, 20 Jan, 24 Jan, 31 Jan, 07 Feb, 10 Feb, 17 Feb, 02 Mar, 06 Mar, 09 Mar
Highlights of Costa Rica tour

Highlights of Costa Rica tour

Costa Rica's rich and varied ecosystems do not disappoint
From US $1,880 to US $2,290US $2,150 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 20 Dec
2024: 3 Feb, 17 Feb, 21 Feb, 28 Feb, 16 Mar, 20 Mar, 13 Apr, 4 May, 25 May, 27 Jul, 17 Aug, 5 Oct, 19 Oct, 2 Nov, 13 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov, 18 Dec
Up to US $270 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 20 Dec, 03 Feb, 17 Feb, 21 Feb, 28 Feb
Costa Rica activity vacation

Costa Rica activity vacation

Hike, bike & raft in Costa Rica
From US $3,690 to US $3,870 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 19 Dec
2024: 20 Jan, 3 Feb, 2 Mar, 6 Apr, 27 Apr, 31 Aug, 9 Nov
Late availability on these dates: 19 Dec, 20 Jan, 03 Feb, 02 Mar
Costa Rica nature adventure tour

Costa Rica nature adventure tour

Immerse yourself in the scenary of Costa Rica.
From US $2,450 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Costa Rica wildlife holiday, Coastal Secrets

Costa Rica wildlife holiday, Coastal Secrets

Wildlife rich waterways of Tortuguero to the dense jungle
From US $5,600 to US $6,160 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 6 Jan, 13 Jan, 20 Jan, 27 Jan, 3 Feb, 17 Feb, 24 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 30 Mar, 10 Aug, 14 Sep, 2 Nov, 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 21 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 06 Jan, 13 Jan, 20 Jan, 27 Jan, 03 Feb, 17 Feb, 24 Feb, 02 Mar, 09 Mar
Coast to coast cycling vacation in Costa Rica

Coast to coast cycling vacation in Costa Rica

Take in the variety of Costa Rica by bike
From US $4,758US $4,480 to US $5,180 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 2 Dec, 16 Dec
2024: 10 Feb, 24 Feb, 2 Mar, 30 Mar, 6 Jul, 10 Aug, 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 16 Nov, 14 Dec
Up to US $130 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 02 Dec, 16 Dec, 10 Feb, 24 Feb, 02 Mar
Costa Rica luxury nature tour

Costa Rica luxury nature tour

Tropical adventure staying at handpicked premium hotels
From US $6,718US $6,580 to US $7,280 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 13 Jan, 10 Feb, 9 Mar, 6 Jul, 9 Nov
Up to US $130 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 13 Jan, 10 Feb, 09 Mar
Coast to Coast vacation in Costa Rica

Coast to Coast vacation in Costa Rica

A trip through Costa Rica in comfortable, handpicked hotels
From US $4,770US $4,640 to US $4,980 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 20 Jan, 10 Feb, 23 Mar, 27 Jul, 7 Sep, 28 Sep, 12 Oct, 16 Nov, 23 Nov
Up to US $340 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 20 Jan, 10 Feb
Central America highlights tour

Central America highlights tour

Experience five Central American countries in just two weeks
From US $3,790US $3,450 to US $3,970 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 5 Jan, 8 Feb, 23 Feb, 7 Mar, 22 Mar, 31 Oct, 15 Nov
Up to US $340 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 05 Jan, 08 Feb, 23 Feb, 07 Mar
Costa Rica family vacations

Costa Rica family vacations

Easy going wildlife exploration
From US $3,900 to US $4,860US $4,730 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 16 Dec
2024: 30 Mar, 6 Jul, 20 Jul, 24 Jul, 27 Jul, 31 Jul, 3 Aug, 7 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 18 Dec
Up to US $130 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 16 Dec
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Costa Rica family adventure vacation

Costa Rica family adventure vacation

See all the highlights of Costa Rica
From US $2,635US $2,372 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 17 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 17 Dec
Costa Rica & Panama tour

Costa Rica & Panama tour

Adventure, culture and pure beach bliss in Central America
From US $1,425US $1,211 to US $1,750US $1,740 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 20 Dec, 27 Dec, 30 Dec
2024: 3 Jan, 10 Jan, 17 Jan, 31 Jan, 7 Feb, 21 Feb, 24 Feb, 28 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 20 Mar, 27 Mar, 3 Apr, 6 Apr, 17 Apr, 8 May, 22 May, 5 Jun, 26 Jun, 6 Jul, 17 Jul, 31 Jul, 14 Aug, 24 Aug, 4 Sep, 25 Sep, 2 Oct, 23 Oct, 30 Oct, 6 Nov, 9 Nov, 13 Nov, 20 Nov, 27 Nov, 4 Dec, 7 Dec, 11 Dec, 14 Dec, 18 Dec, 21 Dec
2025: 4 Jan, 11 Jan, 22 Jan, 25 Jan, 29 Jan, 5 Feb, 12 Feb, 19 Feb ...
Up to US $260 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 20 Dec, 27 Dec, 30 Dec, 03 Jan, 10 Jan, 17 Jan, 31 Jan, 07 Feb, 21 Feb, 24 Feb, 28 Feb, 02 Mar, 09 Mar
Costa Rica family vacation

Costa Rica family vacation

Discover Costa Rica's famous national parks
From US $4,478US $4,200 to US $4,760 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 23 Dec
2024: 30 Mar, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 24 Jul, 27 Jul, 31 Jul, 3 Aug, 7 Aug, 17 Aug, 21 Dec
Up to US $270 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 23 Dec
Hike, bike and raft adventure, Costa Rica

Hike, bike and raft adventure, Costa Rica

Ultimate multi activity holiday in wilderness
From 2,995 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 19 Dec
2024: 20 Jan, 3 Feb, 2 Mar, 6 Apr, 27 Apr, 31 Aug, 9 Nov, 19 Dec
Last minute availability: 19 Dec, 20 Jan, 3 Feb, 2 Mar
Family volunteering at wildlife rescue centre, Costa Rica

Family volunteering at wildlife rescue centre, Costa Rica

Families assist in caring for rescued tropical animals
From 2,095 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 1 Dec, 2 Dec, 3 Dec, 4 Dec, 5 Dec, 6 Dec, 7 Dec, 8 Dec, 9 Dec, 10 Dec, 11 Dec, 12 Dec, 13 Dec, 14 Dec, 15 Dec, 16 Dec, 17 Dec, 18 Dec, 19 Dec, 20 Dec, 21 Dec, 22 Dec, 23 Dec, 24 Dec, 25 Dec, 26 Dec, 27 Dec, 28 Dec, 29 Dec, 30 Dec, 31 Dec
2024: 1 Jan, 2 Jan, 3 Jan, 4 Jan, 5 Jan, 6 Jan, 7 Jan, 8 Jan, 9 Jan, 10 Jan, 11 Jan, 12 Jan, 13 Jan, 14 Jan, 15 Jan, 16 Jan, 17 Jan, 18 Jan, 19 Jan, 20 Jan, 21 Jan, 22 Jan, 23 Jan ...
We still have spaces for families to join over the next few months!
Best of Costa Rica tour

Best of Costa Rica tour

Dense rainforest, Caribbean beaches and highland cloud forests
From US $1,790US $1,750 to US $1,799 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 1 Dec, 2 Dec, 3 Dec, 4 Dec, 5 Dec, 6 Dec, 7 Dec, 8 Dec, 9 Dec, 10 Dec, 11 Dec, 12 Dec, 13 Dec, 14 Dec, 15 Dec, 16 Dec, 17 Dec, 18 Dec, 19 Dec, 20 Dec, 21 Dec, 22 Dec, 23 Dec, 24 Dec, 25 Dec, 26 Dec, 27 Dec, 28 Dec, 29 Dec, 30 Dec, 31 Dec
2024: 1 Jan, 2 Jan, 3 Jan, 4 Jan, 5 Jan, 6 Jan, 7 Jan, 8 Jan, 9 Jan, 10 Jan, 11 Jan, 12 Jan, 13 Jan, 14 Jan, 15 Jan, 16 Jan, 17 Jan, 18 Jan, 19 Jan, 20 Jan, 21 Jan, 22 Jan, 23 Jan ...
Late availability on these dates: 01 Dec, 02 Dec, 03 Dec, 04 Dec, 05 Dec, 06 Dec, 07 Dec, 08 Dec, 09 Dec, 10 Dec, 11 Dec, 12 Dec, 13 Dec, 14 Dec, 15 Dec, 16 Dec, 17 Dec, 18 Dec, 19 Dec, 20 Dec, 21 Dec, 22 Dec, 23 Dec, 24 Dec, 25 Dec,...
Costa Rica adventure and wildlife vacation

Costa Rica adventure and wildlife vacation

Natural highlights of Costa Rica Highlights of Costa Rica, Caribbean to the Pacific Coast
From US $5,038US $4,760 to US $5,040 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 11 Jan, 8 Feb, 22 Feb, 11 Apr, 7 Nov, 14 Nov, 21 Nov
Up to US $200 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 11 Jan, 08 Feb, 22 Feb
Cycle Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama vacation

Cycle Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama vacation

Adventurous cycling vacation across Central America
From US $4,300US $3,900 to US $4,300 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 20 Jan, 5 Oct, 2 Nov, 9 Nov
Up to US $400 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 20 Jan
Costa Rica tailor made adventure

Costa Rica tailor made adventure

Off the beaten track tailor made adventure in Costa Rica
From US $4,595 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Last min availability on the following dates: 2024: 13-Jan, 9-Mar
4 week Central America tour

4 week Central America tour

Fast-paced adventure through the best of Central America
From US $3,145US $2,673 to US $3,845 29 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 25 Dec
2024: 15 Jan, 22 Jan, 15 Feb, 22 Feb, 29 Feb, 4 Mar, 11 Mar, 18 Mar, 1 Apr, 22 Apr, 6 May, 20 May, 10 Jun, 20 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 29 Jul, 19 Aug, 9 Sep, 16 Sep, 7 Oct, 14 Oct, 21 Oct, 28 Oct, 4 Nov, 11 Nov, 18 Nov, 21 Nov, 25 Nov, 28 Nov, 2 Dec, 5 Dec
2025: 6 Jan, 9 Jan, 13 Jan, 20 Jan, 27 Jan, 3 Feb, 6 Feb, 10 Feb, 17 Feb, 24 Feb, 27 Feb, 3 Mar, 10 Mar, 17 Mar, 24 Mar, 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 21 Apr, 5 May ...
Up to US $510 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 25 Dec, 15 Jan, 22 Jan, 15 Feb, 22 Feb, 29 Feb, 04 Mar
Premium Costa Rica small group tour

Premium Costa Rica small group tour

Discover why Costa Rica is made for adventure seekers
From US $4,195US $3,566 to US $4,760 9 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 9 Dec
2024: 20 Jan, 3 Feb, 9 Mar, 23 Mar, 6 Apr, 27 Apr, 18 May, 29 Jun, 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 16 Nov, 30 Nov, 1 Dec, 15 Dec
2025: 4 Jan, 18 Jan, 1 Feb, 22 Feb, 8 Mar, 22 Mar, 5 Apr, 26 Apr, 17 May, 12 Jul, 27 Sep, 18 Oct, 1 Nov, 15 Nov, 29 Nov, 6 Dec, 13 Dec
Up to US $710 off selected dates.
Late availability on these dates: 09 Dec, 20 Jan, 03 Feb, 09 Mar
Wildlife rescue volunteering in Costa Rica

Wildlife rescue volunteering in Costa Rica

Assist caring for rescued animals in Costa Rica
From 745 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Our team in Costa Rica are looking for volunteers to help care for animals at a tropical wildlife sanctuary in the next few months. Flexible and free date changes personal support from our friendly team!
Family volunteering with turtles in Costa Rica

Family volunteering with turtles in Costa Rica

Family turtle conservation volunteering in Costa Rica
From US $1,580 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Tailor made: Flexible departures July - December (nesting season)
Last minute availability on this winter - enquire now!
Central America cycling vacation

Central America cycling vacation

Colonial cities, cloud forests and tropical island paradise
From US $5,600 to US $6,020 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2024: 3 Feb, 17 Feb, 2 Mar, 27 Jul, 28 Sep, 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 9 Nov, 21 Dec
Late availability on these dates: 03 Feb, 17 Feb, 02 Mar
Volunteer with turtles in Costa Rica

Volunteer with turtles in Costa Rica

Protect nesting turtles on Costa Rica's beautiful beaches
From US $1,761 9 days ex flights
Tailor made: Flexible departures July - December (nesting season)
Last minute availability on this winter - enquire now!
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