Nature Lovers Adventure - Sarapiquí, Maquenque & Río Celeste

Sarapiquí to Maquenque to Río Celeste, Costa Rica

Nature Lovers Adventure - Sarapiquí, Maquenque & Río Celeste

This Costa Rican journey is designed for nature enthusiasts, taking you through prime rainforest locations, unique ecosystems and rural communities. After getting a glimpse of San José, head northeast to Sarapiquí, where you will venture into the rainforest for a chance to spot some awe-inspiring wildlife and have a chance to learn more about the rural way of life. Continue to Boca Tapada, where the setting will allow you to disconnect and be one with nature. Finish your trip in style with a visit to enjoy the mesmerising colours of Río Celeste.

Right for You?


9 Days / 8 Nights

Travel Style

Connect with Nature, Cultural Immersion and Active Adventure


Spanish and English
English speaking local & specialized guides during all activities.

Physical Activity

Moderate activity


Rural Communities, Small Towns/Villages and National Park


Wifi: Limited
Cell: Limited

One of our local experts in Costa Rica will make this the perfect trip for you!

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Speaks: Spanish and English


· Explore the nature-filled surroundings in Sarapiquí · Go visit the organic farm of Finca Surá · Spot some nocturnal wildlife during a Night Walk · Kayak through Tres Amigos River and enjoy the calming waters  · Discover the beautiful and unique Celeste River · Watch an amazing array of wildlife, including monkeys, sloths, tropical birds and butterflies 



Flexible Departure Date
All year


What's Included


8 Nights Boutique Hotel, Cabin and Community Lodge


Local guide (not bilingual) and Bilingual guide


Available for purchase (extra $) and Some meals included (see itinerary)
Some meals included (see itinerary) All diets are compatible with this trip, vegetarian, vegan, gluten free. Just let us know! Included meals are noted in the itinerary: B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, BL= Boxed Lunch, D= Dinner


Private van and Private car

Your Local Host

Sumak Sustainable Travel

Sumak Sustainable Travel

Local/Foreign Owned Social Enterprise

At Lokal Travel, we are proud to partner with Sumak Travel, a Costa Rican-based tour operator that excels in delivering genuine experiences, immersing travelers in the country's abundant natural wonders and diverse cultural heritage. With a 5-star rating on Lokal Travel, Sumak Travel's commitment to sustainable tourism has been recognized by our community of travelers. As a social enterprise, Sumak Travel is devoted to prioritizing the well-being of both people and the environment, while actively contributing to the empowerment of local communities throughout Latin America. Emphasizing sustainability and responsible tourism, Sumak Travel presents a vast array of tours and activities, encompassing nature and cultural experiences, thrilling adventures, and eco-conscious accommodations. Our team of local connoisseurs has meticulously handpicked a collection of bookable experiences that highlight the very best of Costa Rica. From guided treks through lush rainforests to interactive culinary classes led by esteemed local chefs, we cater to all types of travelers. Additionally, Sumak Travel focuses on employing local guides, which ensures that your travel experience contributes to the local economy. If, however, you don't find precisely what you're seeking, we wholeheartedly encourage you to connect with us. We are always eager to collaborate with our clients in crafting bespoke itineraries tailored to their distinct interests and requirements. Simply inquire, and we will go above and beyond to transform your dream journey into a reality. By choosing Sumak Travel, you not only embark on an unforgettable adventure but also contribute to the betterment of the local communities you visit. Your travel expenditures directly impact these communities, promoting economic growth and empowering them to preserve their unique cultural heritage and natural surroundings. Sumak Travel's dedication to sustainable and responsible travel aligns perfectly with Lokal Travel's mission. We are confident that their exceptional offerings, combined with their unwavering commitment to the environment and local communities, will provide you with a memorable and meaningful travel experience. So, explore Costa Rica's enchanting landscapes, immerse yourself in its vibrant culture, and rest assured that your journey with Sumak Travel and Lokal Travel goes beyond mere tourism, genuinely benefiting the people and places you encounter.

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Getting There

Fly into San José to start your trip.
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