Cheap Holidays to Costa Rica

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  • 1 There are no direct flights to Costa Rica so expect to fly indirect - Manchester, Belfast and London are usually cheapest to depart from.
  • 2 Expect to arrive at San Juan Santamaria Airport which is close to the capital of San Juan as well as Alajuela and Heredia.
  • 3 The most popular destinations in Costa Rica are Arenal Volcano, Monteverde and Tamarindo - if you want to see them all you can expect to travel around.

All you need to know about holidays to Costa Rica

With its lovely Caribbean coastline, tropical forests and unique flora and fauna, it's easy to see why holidays to Costa Rica are becoming more popular.

What To Do In Costa Rica

Costa Rica holidays offer plenty to see and do. Many tourists of course come to relax on the beaches or enjoy water sports. Inland, there is the lush interior where you can enjoy nature walks, bird watching, canopy tours, volcano watching and waterfalls. River and wetland tours are also popular as is white water rafting. As befits a volcanic landscape there is also the chance to enjoy hot water springs in relaxing spa resorts. Finally, you can experience a coffee tour to get a true taste of Costa Rica.

How To Get To Costa Rica

There are two international airports in the country. Juan Santamaria International Airport serves the capital and there are plenty of San Jose flights available in and out of the country. The other main airport is Daniel Oduber International Airport. This airport serves the beach resorts in the North. As this destination becomes more popular there are many cheap flights to Costa Rica available, making Costa Rica holidays more attractive.

Where To Stay In Costa Rica

Those enjoying holidays in Costa Rica have a wide range of accommodation choices. You can find hotels for every taste and budget. Family run B&B hotels are popular and are ideal for those on cheap holidays in Costa Rica, whilst there are also plenty of five star options in the cities, on the coast or in the countryside. With a whole range options in between, you can fit your holiday to your budget.


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