On this eight-day trip, travel through four different life-zones, from the Caribbean Lowlands through the Highlands and Middle Elevations and ending in the Southern Pacific Lowlands. Costa Rica’s vast biodiversity will be revealed through mangrove boat rides and cloud forest hikes, and you’ll gain first-hand insight into efforts being made to conserve it. 

Starting at: $5,580 * Price includes special offer Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 Male Crowned Woodnymph Hummingbird  The Resplendent Quetzal  The elusive Resplendent Quetzel  Red macaw  Emerald Toucanet  Banding Station   The luscious cloud forest from the forest floor  Colorful orchid  Colorful Heliconia   Coffee field

Costa Rica: Nature’s Laboratory

8 days from $5,580

On this eight-day trip, travel through four different life-zones, from the Caribbean Lowlands through the Highlands and Middle Elevations and ending in the Southern Pacific Lowlands. Costa Rica’s vast biodiversity will be revealed through mangrove boat rides and cloud forest hikes, and you’ll gain first-hand insight into efforts being made to conserve it. 

or Call 855-330-1542

Travel Insurance

For the convenience of our travelers, Smithsonian Journeys includes an on-tour Provided Insurance Plan through Travel Guard with the price of your tour. This travel insurance plan includes on-tour emergency evacuation insurance (up to $100,000), medical expense coverage (up to $25,000), dental expense coverage (up to $500), travel medical assistance and worldwide travel assistance. You will receive details on this included insurance with your Tour Confirmation and Tour Bulletins after you book a tour (U.S. Residents only).

In addition, you may want to consider purchasing travel insurance to protect your investment from unforeseen events, such as missed flight connections, lost luggage, and cancelled plans. There are many plans you can consider. For your convenience, you may visit www.TravelGuard.com/SmithsonianJourneys or call Travel Guard at 1.800.208.6142 to learn more.