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Holiday review by Mr Kishan Mistry

Date of trip: 28/02/2019
Number of people: 2
Country: Costa Rica

Overall level of Satisfaction

Tribes Overall: "Fantastic holiday! Once in a lifetime experience. First time using Tribes and everything went as expected and better in some cases."
Tribes Service: "Alex was very helpful and helped us shape our perfect holiday within our budget. Very good communication whilst in the UK and Costa Rica"
Guides: "We booked multiple excursions via Tribes incl. White water rafting, zip lining and hiking. All the guides were knowledgeable, friendly and answered all of our questions. Would recommend all of them."
Social & Environmental Responsibility: "Costa Rica is one of the most environmentally friendly countries we have been to. The local people consider the environment/ wildlife their priority. "


Trapp Family Lodge
A very environmentally friendly accommodation where there was a large emphasis recycling and saving energy. Walking distance from a natural reserve. Also, a short bus ride in to town.

Our Memories

"The zip-lining excursion in Monteverde was the best activity. Being so high up in the clouds was breathtaking. In Tamarindo the hotel Diria resort was amazing! Great facilities and attentive staff. Also, the hotel was in a perfect location from the beach and only c.1 hour from the nearest airport; Liberia."

customer rating

5/5 from 326 reviews

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Time: GMT -6 hours

Flight time: The flying time is about 12 hours from the UK. There are now direct flights from the UK using British Airways. We work with all the major airlines and can offer flights from the UK or via the USA, Panama or a European hub. With the connection times you are looking at around 15 or 16 hours.

Language: Spanish is the official language. English is widely spoken throughout Costa Rica

Visas: Not required for British travellers. Other nationalities should obtain advice from their embassy.

Health: There are no compulsory vaccinations.



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