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Barrio Escalante Barrio Escalante, Avenida 3 entre calle 25 y 29. | 69 Avenida 3, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
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9-Day Costa Rica Wildlife Expedition Tour from San Jose
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USD 646.00*
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3-Day Tour to Tortuguero National Park from San Jose
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Pacuare River Rafting Expedition Class III-IV from San Jose
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Costa Rica Expeditions, unique travel experiences since 1978.
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Barrio Escalante Barrio Escalante, Avenida 3 entre calle 25 y 29. | 69 Avenida 3, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our week in Costa Rica was perfectly arranged for my grandson and me to celebrate his high school graduation. We toured a coffee/chocolate plantation, sampled delicious food, enjoyed the aroma of freshly brewed coffee, and gained an appreciation of the skill in producing a unique...More

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Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear gracemiley, Thank You for taking the time to share your experience with fellow travelers and Thank YOU for choosing us to plan and arrange your vacation to Costa Rica. We design the very best vacations possible when people actively engage in the process and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit Costa Rica to celebrate a milestone birthday for my wife. Having found CRE through TripAdvisor we completed the trip planning questionnaire and the next day were contacted by Yorleny. She spent the time to find out about us and what kind...More

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Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steve W, Heartfelt appreciation for your comments on how your experience with our company contributed to a totally stress free and wonderful holiday for you an your wife and Thank You for allowing us to be part of this precious time in your lives...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a family of 4[2 adults and 2 children] and came across Costa Rica Expeditions whilst searching for a tour company through TripAdvisor. From the moment I submitted the travel planning form, CRE team has been absolutely brilliant in planning the week long vacation!...More

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Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sunskytraveller, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us here in TripAdvisor, is music for our ears to hear that you and your family had an unforgettable and hassle free holiday. We'll make sure to share your comments with our...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to visit Costa Rica for a holiday. While 'googling' we came across CRE and completed their online trip planning profile. After providing further details about our particular interests, the agent at CRE provided us with a draft suggested itinerary which...More

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Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Randall B, Heartfelt appreciation for taking the time to write about your experience using our travel services here in TripAdvisor. Thank you for mentioning how we managed the issues that arose during your vacation. Given what we charge, we hold ourselves to a very...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a tour to Tortuguero through Costa Rica Expeditions and the company did an outstanding job. Their staff is very friendly (whoever does the hiring and training should be commended), accommodating (helps with luggage and stored some for us for part of our trip),...More

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Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jordan D, Thank you for sharing your comments here in TripAdvisor and for your recommendation. It’s quite a compliment to hear that our staff is the best and most friendly of the places that you have visited. As you know, Tortuga Lodge is owned...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second time having Costa Rica Expeditions arrange my travel, and they are superb. They made all the hotel and transfer arrangements, met us right away at the airport with guidance, water, suggestions, and warmth, made excellent accommodation choices for us, and provided...More

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Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Trudgemuffin, Thank You for your comments and for choosing our services once again. We understand how hard it is to get a family where there are parents, adult children, significant others and grandchildren. All spending their precious little vacation time together and needing it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I just returned from a 9 day trip 100% arranged by Costa Rica Expeditions. We went to three destinations and everything was flawlessly executed. The guides were all wonderful. They are passionate about what they do and they added so much to...More

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Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear TripAdvisor member, Thank you for sharing your comments with TripAdvisor community and for your recommendation. There are a lot of reasons to use us when you travel to Costa Rica. We take the hassle out of planning your vacation, we’ll talk to you and...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My sister and I traveled to the Monte Verde Lodge with no plans. Upon checking in, we were presented with a list of tours and chose the Night Tour and for the following day, the Monte Verde Cloud Forest tour. Lucky for us, we had...More

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Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear roadwarrior64, Thank you for sharing your insights with fellow TripAdvisor users. As roadwarrior64 mentions, the right guide selection is one of the most important decisions to creating a lifetime memory vacation. This is true if your interests cover a wide range of topics and...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

My husband and I just returned from a fabulous trip to Costa Rica planned by Costa Rica Expeditions. All the sites we visited were special. Since we were interested in seeing wildlife, Luis suggested we visit the Osa Peninsula. What a great experience! There we...More

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Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Gotraveljunkie, Thank you for sharing your comments with TripAdvisor community. We are delighted to hear that you had a fabulous trip in Costa Rica, thanks in part to Luis recommendations. By using us to plan your vacation and working with a Costa Rican Travel...More

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Ian T
5 June 2018|
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Response from Mark F | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Larry B 100%. Costa Rica Expeditions knows the country and finds you the best specific experiences. Used them twice. Total confidence in the people.
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suetV6718EP
21 November 2016|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
Hi, Space over the Christmas holiday is tight. If you want to plan an itinerary, my suggestion would be that you contact us directly so we can see whether or not the space is available for the exact dates you plan travel... More
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maxinesmom
22 August 2016|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
Hi maxinesmo, What people have said so far is exactly right. When you contact us, let us know how old your child is and what you think would be appropriate for hikes. Depending on your child's age we would be happy to make... More
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