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Costa Rica: a family friendly destination

Story by Green World Adventures - Costa Rica

Posted: May 4, 2017

Costa Rica, a small country located in Central America with easy access and direct flights from the United States, Canada and Europe suits perfectly to your next family vacation. It does not matter if your children are little or big, there is definitely fun for everyone.

Once you are in Costa Rica, traveling is easy and safe. There are many possibilities. You can either take a guided tour and just relax while your local guide shows you the amazing places in beautiful Costa Rica or also if you want to be more adventurous rent a car and discover the country on your own.

The happiest country in the world has a lot to offer for families. You can start your trip in Tortuguero, located in the north Caribean side. Here you can take a boat to your lodge in the jungle where you can easily spot many animals such as monkeys, sloths, birds and many other species.

Then after this marvelous adventure you can go and visit the Arenal Volcano area, go for a hike on the hanging bridges, take a dip in the hot springs, naturally heated by the Arenal Volcano, or enjoy horse back riding with your children. You can also visit one of the local farms to see the process of different products such as coffee and delicious chocolate.

If you are traveling with youngsters, a visit to the beach is a must. In Costa Rica you have plenty of choices. It does not matter if you decide to visit the Pacific coast or the Caribbean coast both are very attractive but also very different from each other.

Playa Arco/Ballena Marino Ballena National Park

Costa Rica can offer a wide variety of activities for families such as zip lining, white water rafting, hiking in the forest and kayaking in a lake.

If you want to take a family vacation with Green World Adventures we recommend you to consider the following program:

We also love to create a tailor made package for you and your family. If you are interested you can send an email to [email protected]