Steps to Book a Costa Rica with Kids tour
- Choose your itinerary and choose your lodging type. See prices below.
- Email Global Family Adventures your dates. Dates must be at least 4 weeks from today. We’ll get back to you by email and let you know if your dates are available. A guide will hold your dates for a couple of days.
- Book your flights or otherwise confirm your dates with Global Family via email.
- Global Family Adventures will send you a registration form. $500 deposit is due at time of reservation. ($800 for tour including Osa or Tortuguero.) Once payment is received, Global Family will confirm your reservations for lodges and guide and send you a detailed itinerary. The remainder of the tour cost is due 60 days before the tour begins.
- Before booking please review our Terms and Conditions
Total family price for 2 adults and up to two kids under the age of 9 sharing a room. Optional activities/ entrance fees are not included in base price. See bottom of this page for complete list of what’s included and not included.
There is no additional charge for a third child under the age of 3.
All kids under age 5? Ask for a discount.
Add $150 for each child age 9 and over for a tour that does NOT include Tortuguero or Drake Bay/Osa..
Add $150 each for a 3rd and 4th child age 3-8 for a tour that does NOT include Tortuguero or Drake Bay/Osa.
Inquire for add on price for kids 12 and over for tours that DO include Tortuguero or Drake Bay/Osa.
Add $250 for a 3rd and 4th child over the age of 3 to tours that DO include Tortuguero or Drake Bay/Osa. Kids over 12 will have additional fees.
Add a babysitter for 5 1/2 days of your tour for $800 + meals.
Tours out of San Jose airport
All San Jose tours add $100/ beach hotel night during Christmas or Easter week including Osa
Eco Tico Lodges $2905; Eco Plus Lodges $3343; Eco Upgrade $3931
Eco Tico Lodges $2903; Eco Plus Lodges $3351; Eco Upgrade $3931
8 day Eco Tico Lodges $3158; Eco Plus Lodges $3728; Eco Upgrade $4410
9 day Eco Tico Lodges $3597; Eco Plus Lodges $4183; Eco Upgrade $4900
8 day Eco Tico Lodges $2974; Eco Plus Lodges $3442; Eco Upgrade $3981
9 day Eco Tico Lodges $3325; Eco Plus Lodges $3851; Eco Upgrade $4475
Eco Tico Lodges $4612*; Eco Plus Lodges $6199; Eco Upgrade $7950
Eco Tico Lodges $3946; Eco Plus Lodges $4552, Eco Upgrade $5381
Eco Tico Lodges $3579; Eco Plus Lodges $3895; Eco Upgrade $4795
Eco Tico Lodges $5569*; Eco Plus Lodges $7134; Eco Upgrade $8938
12 day Eco Tico Lodges $4235; Eco Plus Lodges $4789; Eco Upgrade $5785
14 day Eco Tico Lodges $4750; Eco Plus Lodges $5358; Eco Upgrade $6450
12 day Eco Tico Lodges $5084; Eco Plus Lodges $5552; Eco Upgrade $7434; No add-on cost for first 2 kids age 9-12
Eco Tico Lodges $6944*; Eco Plus Lodges $9998; Eco Upgrade $10,294
*Eco-Tico lodge priced above has electricity. Willing to give up electricity to stay right in the wildlife refuge at Osa? Cut your cost a bit more and stay at Punto Marenco Lodge (private screen rooms with bathroom & refreshing cold water shower). Recommended for families with some camping experience. $5899 for 14 day; ask for rates for shorter itineraries.
Tours out of Liberia airport
All Liberia tours add $100/ beach hotel night during Christmas or Easter week
7 day Eco Tico Lodges $2494; Eco Plus Lodges $3014; Eco Upgrade $3184
8 day Eco Tico Lodges $2629; Eco Plus Lodges $3234; Eco Upgrade $3413
Eco Tico Lodges $2974; Eco Plus Lodges $3619; Eco Upgrade $3760
10 or 12 day – volcano, cloud forest, beach
10 day Eco Tico Lodges $3539; Eco Plus Lodges $4064, Eco Upgrade $4394
12 day Eco Tico Lodges $4329; Eco Plus Lodges $4864; Eco Upgrade $5354
Prices are in US Dollars
Included in Price
Price includes all accommodations, breakfasts at lodges where it’s included (for example not included at La Quinta, Hotel Belmar or beach lodge), private bilingual naturalist guide for days at rainforest, cloud forest and volcano with drop off at beach. Guide also serves as driver and ground transport during your time with the guide is included including gas and tolls. Also included are guide tip, airport pick up/drop off via hotel shuttle. Pre-reserved private transport from beach back to last night hotel near airport also included in price.
Airfare and airport exit tax ($29 pp) are not included. Food and drinks besides breakfasts are not included. Gratuities for luggage handling, housekeepers, guides at activities such as ziplining, drivers, babysitters are not included. Optional activities that are booked during the tour are not included. Personal Expenses – Phone calls, room service, alcoholic beverages, bottled water, soft drinks, laundry, airline excess baggage charges and other optional incidental extras are not included.