Home to 4% of the world’s wildlife species, the many treasures of this tiny country are steadily being discovered by the rest of the world. Despite being less than two thirds the size of Ireland, luxury Costa Rica holidays take you to one of the most biodiverse and exciting countries on the planet. It’s a deceptively complex place with rugged mountains and volcanoes dividing the country in two. Many lodges are located in remote areas, but the superb wildlife viewing makes the journey all worthwhile. The birthplace of eco-tourism and responsible travel, holidays to Costa Rica are rising to the top of many a bucket list.
At OROKO, we have unparalleled expertise of the world’s most extreme and diverse continent. We can customise your luxury holidays to Costa Rica with private airport transfers, exclusive experiences, and the best of boutique hotels. Every client has 24/7 support from our trusted partners to give you complete reassurance and confidence that you’re fully taken care of from day one.
POCKET GUIDE TO HOLIDAYS IN COSTA RICA
The epicentre of Costa Rica’s more adventurous side, Arenal is the country’s most famous volcano and should not be missed on luxury Costa Rica holidays. A captivating destination, from the shores of the emerald green Laguna de Arenal to the peak which gave it its name, the opportunities for thrilling adventures are endless. From horse-riding, hiking, canoeing, birdwatching, hot spring bathing and experiencing the continent’s longest zipline, outdoor enthusiasts will be in their element.
Puerto Viejo is must-visit destination for water-sport enthusiasts. Playa Negra, Salsa Brava, and Playa Cocles are the surfing hotspots whilst the calmer waters of Cahuita and Manzanillo are perfect for snorkelling, kayaking, and diving. The bustling beachside town is a hive of activity – street vendors tout trinkets and Bob Marley t-shirts; stylish eateries serve global fusion and the rustic bamboo bars thrum with the beat of dancehall and reggaetón.
Discover nature’s greatest treasures as you journey through Costa Rica’s verdant rainforests. A luxury adventure through spectacularly wild landscapes, enjoy ample opportunities to witness once-in-a-lifetime spectacles like jaguar hunting through the rainforest, mighty alligator snapping their jaws at unsuspecting prey or sloths hanging from trees. On luxury holidays to Costa Rica, experience thrilling activities like white water rafting, canopy adventures, nocturnal wildlife tours, ziplining and rope climbing or even cultural visits to Indigenous families living deep in the rainforest-covered mountains of Talamanca.
Journey deep into the heart of Central America as you embark on a luxury cruise expedition that explores six of Central America’s magnificent countries. On your stop in Costa Rica, sail across the Golfo Dulce and arrive at Casa Orquideas Botanical Gardens, one of the most biologically intense places on earth. Look out for hundreds of tropical birds and mammals. In partnership with Ponant, set out across the Pacific to experience the natural and cultural highlights of Ecuador, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Panama.