From waterfalls and cloud forests to white sand beaches, a week of pura vida awaits with Moon Best of Costa Rica. Inside you’ll find:
Flexible, strategic itineraries: Choose the best home base for you, with regional three-day itinerary options and side trips that can be combined for a week of exploring
The top adventures: Discover the best wildlife and marinelife experiences, rainforests and cloud forests, ziplines, surf spots, and more
Authentic can’t-miss experiences: Swim under a waterfall, raft over rapids, explore mysterious caves, and cliff-dive into river pools. Admire the forest floor from the middle of a hanging bridge, take an aerial tram with incredible views, or snorkel with sea turtles in warm turquoise water. Relax on a pristine beach, soak in a volcanic mineral pool, and watch the sunrise with a cup of flavorful local coffee
Insight from Cartago local Nikki Solano on how to experience Costa Rica like an insider, support local and sustainable businesses, avoid crowds, and respectfully engage with the culture
Helpful charts with travel times from San Jose or Liberia international airports
Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
Background information on Costa Rica's landscape, history, and cultural customs
With Moon's selective coverage and strategic tips, you can experience the best of Costa Rica.
Planning to stay more than a week? Check out Moon Costa Rica.
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