Come experience Costa Rica with Insider Excursions!
We will take you through the tropical rainforests of Costa Rica to experience wildlife both on land and in the Pacific Ocean.
On our adventures, you can expect to see and photograph toucans, macaws, white faced monkeys and poison dart frogs. One day will be spent out on the Pacific to experience the mega pod of Spinner Dolphins 20 miles offshore. This is an experience that we have lived and want to share with others because we can guarantee that it will be one of the most epic experiences of your life.
Are you ready to travel to Costa Rica to swim with thousands of Spinner Dolphins in the wild and receive incredible photographs of one of the most epic experiences of your life? Fill out the form below to request more information on this tour and/or inquire about reserving your spot today! A nature filled adventure awaits… pura vida!
Day One: Arrive in San Jose,
Once you officially arrive in San Jose, a car service will be waiting for you to take you to your hotel for the duration of the trip. Along the drive, you will have several stops and photo ops! Those we’ll keep a secret for now, but coastal views and crocodiles will be seen within hours of landing in Costa Rica.
Day Two: Rainforest
Your morning will start at 7 am with a hike up to the Jaco viewpoint. You will hear the rainforest come to life as you hike this trail. Be prepared to witness white faced monkeys swinging from tree to tree, poison dart frogs, different species of birds flying around you, including but not limited to macaws, yellow female trogons, toucans eating from papaya trees, and maybe a lucky sighting of a colorful morpho butterfly.
Day Three: A day on the Pacific
with the Mega Pod
of Spinner Dolphins
Discover the Rich Coast aka Costa Rica
For our third day, we will head 20-30 miles offshore to experiences the mega pod of spinner dolphins in the Pacific. You may be asking yourself, what exactly is a mega pod? Try to imagine hundreds of dolphins spinning out of the water and thousands more underwater surrounding you in every direction. It is truly an unbelievable experience that not many get to experience, but we guarantee that we will find the mega pod and you will get in the water with these amazing mammals. Oh, and the photographs will be absolutely incredible.
Throughout the trip, adventure photographer Joseph Yerkovich will be documenting your adventure. As an underwater photographer and avid traveler, Joe will capture the magic. Then, you’ll see your pictures published in one or more of Point Publishing’s three South Florida magazines.
Day Four: Explore Day
Today you can choose to take surfing lessons on Jaco Beach or relax by the resort pool. From bird tours to monkey tours to crocodile tours, we can help pick the perfect excursion for you. Sunset horseback tours on Jaco Beach are also a great way to end your fourth day in Costa Rica.
Day Five: Nauyaca Waterfall
Hike & Marino Ballena
The day will begin with an early morning 8 km hike to the one of Costa Rica’s magnificent cascades, Nauyaca. Along the trail to the 2 story waterfall, you will travel through the rainforest of Dominical. Seen here are all kinds of wildlife, the most popular being white faced monkeys, butterflies, & several species of snakes. The afternoon will be spent exploring Parque Nacional de Marino Ballena and later on the beach in Uvita, where you will experience one of nature’s amazing formations. Humpback whales migrate to this exact spot to find suitable mates, breed and rear young.
Northern humpbacks typically start to arrive in Costa Rica in December and can be seen until around April, while southern ones don’t show up until later in July and stay until the beginning of November.