There are many ways to explore and enjoy Costa Rica, it depends on what you are looking for, here we designed some distinctive options for you. For more information and quotation contact us.
One of the best attractions of Costa Rica is the adventure activities, so, Imagine doing white water rafting on the Pacuare River, one of the best rivers to practice this activity in the world with rapids class 3 or 4, or a Canopy tour inside the canyon of a river. These are just some the activities that tourists could experience during an adventure vacation in Costa Rica, and you can do it the Distinctive Way.
Stay 2 nights at Hotel Capitán Suizo, at the golden Tamarindo Beach, there take surfs lessons with expert teachers, and make sure to spend a day visiting Hacienda Guachipelín an its adventure park, full of activities such as tubbing, canopy, horseback riding and more. In Capitán Suizo, enjoy the Swiss touch of service, great food in front of the beach and memorable sunsets.
Then move to the countryside, the agriculture valley of Turrialba, amazing landscapes would impress everyone. Here experience 2 nights at Hotel Casa Turire, an old beautiful colonial house resemblance in the middle of a farm with stunning gardens and a huge lake. Once there, do not miss the best white water rafting in Latin America, this is the best hotel to do it because it is very close from the Pacuare River, prepare to feel the adrenaline high. Also horseback ride on the mountains if the are to enjoy spectacular views of the valley and an active volcano.
Now, let´s fly to the South of Costa Rica, named by National Geographic "the most biologically intense place on Earth in terms of biodiversity". In the middle of the rainforest , discover Nicuesa Lodge, a real sustainable property, where guest are in touch with nature. There, consider to participate on the Night tour, kayaking on the sea, stand up paddle, snorkeling, visit mangroves, hike or just relax doing Yoga. Finish the rush of 6 nights of pure adventure in the beautiful Hotel Grano de Oro, in downtown, just to relax before you go back home, just 20 minutes from the International Airport.
If your interest is the food, we have a special gastronomic tour for you, the Distinctive Gastronomic tour. Begin your experience at one of the best restaurants in San José at Grano de Oro hotel, excellent international food accompanied by the best wine selections and excellent service, this is really a an unforgettable experience. Then off we go to Poas Volcano, you will walk to the rim of one of the biggest craters in the world, when is time for lunch, we will visit the Peace Lodge, besides the beautiful surroundings with the impressive waterfalls, there is a very original menu waiting for you, using tropical costa Rican fruits to create delicious sauces and creams. Then we will continue to the most important cloud forest in the world, Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve, a must see in Costa Rica, just 3 miles away there is Belmar hotel, the best in the area, specialized in : “from farm to table” dishes. Delicious and very creative recipes with ingredients that come from their back yard , try smoked cocktails, or fresh salads with unique leafy vegetables and exquisite desserts, try also pairing one of their dishes with the artisanal beers that they produce on site. After enjoying the freshness of the mountains we go to the coast, to the south pacific , Hotel Cuna del Angel awaits with the only 100% gluten free restaurant in the country. Exquisite dishes, with organic ingredients, and no gluten.. if we don´t tell you you will never notice…! From this hotel you will be able to visit Manuel Antonio National Park, Corcovado National Park, horseback ride to a waterfall, or go on a Whale tour (only in season). The gastronomic tour finishes in the Central Pacific, at hotel Villa Caletas and Zephyr Palace, French cuisine with a tropical touch enjoying a 180° degree ocean view and the best sunset from the Pacific Coast… an experience you will never want to end. The best food and service makes the best gastronomic experience, the Distinctive way.