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Costa Rica Expeditions

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Costa Rica Expeditions, unique travel experiences since 1978.
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Barrio Escalante Barrio Escalante, Avenida 3 entre calle 25 y 29. | 69 Avenida 3, San Jose 10110, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We couldn't have had a better trip! Our guides and drivers were fabulous and all spoke English. Also, our drivers were on time on every leg of our journey. Most of the guides--and drivers, too--had scopes that they used to take pictures on our phones....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had tried to organize a trip to Costa Rica 2 times over the past few years, but given the many places and sites to see it was always to daunting to do on my own with any confidence, so I entrusted my travel plans...More

Thank LadyClaud
Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear LadyClaud Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with our company. That's right, planning a vacation to another country on your own can be daunting, that is one of the reasons to use us when you travel to Costa Rica. When...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent experience with Costa Rica Expeditions. We loved staying in Monteverde Lodge and Gardens and really enjoyed interacting with the staff, drivers and guides. Everyone was punctual, friendly, and helpful. Our travel planner, Elena, was patient with me over months of planning...More

Thank ljatravel
Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear ljatravel, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments in TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear it was the trip of a lifetime. Costa Rica Expeditions specializes in planning and arranging customized itineraries for guests. We also own Tortuga Lodge & Gardens...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the start our trip advisor, Nadya, worked with us to plan a vacation perfect for our 30th anniversary celebration. We stayed at the El Silenco Lodge, a very beautiful, comfortable and relaxing place. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. Our activities (horse riding,...More

1  Thank Travelling63
Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Travelling63, We are delighted to hear that you had a fabulous experience in Costa Rica and Thank you for recommending our services. When you begin the Costa Rica Expeditions Vacation Planning Process, you get a carefully customized first proposal that is tailored to your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used Costa Rica Expeditions to help plan our first (and not last!) trip to Costa Rica. We worked with Luis to craft an itinerary that had a good balance of activities and rest time, and he delivered a spectacular trip. Based on what we...More

1  Thank Chris T
Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Chris T, Thank you for taking the time to share your review in TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that will use our services next time you visit Costa Rica. Our Travel Planners have between 6 - 25 years of experience designing customized vacations...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the first phone call with Senior Travel Planner, Priscilla Jimenez, to the last Adios at the Monteverde Lodge, Costa Rica Expedition provided us with a well organized & wonderful itinerary. Priscilla listened to what we were hoping to see & do & then tailored...More

Thank Travel627157
Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Travel62715, Heartfelt thanks for taking the time to write such a detailed review of your experience with us. One of the reasons that people choose to work with CRE is that our itineraries are customized for each person, couple, family, groups of friends, you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Monteverde Lodge and Gardens for our honeymoon at the beginning of November. The staff was amazing! Every person took the time to learn our name and know a little bit about us personally. We did a number of excursions...More

Thank Kate Z
Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kate Z, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. Monteverde Lodge and Gardens is owned by Costa Rica Expeditions, we are a full service inbound tour operator, we design customized itineraries for guests. We also own the Tortuga...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an incredible trip to Costa Rica (Nosara, Manuel Antonio & Arena) due to the Costa Rica Expeditions team -- especially supported by Yorleny. They asked all the right questions ensuring the trip they organized would be perfect for our family, and facilitated booking...More

Thank brigalexander
Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear brigalexander, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with TripAdvisor community. You mentioned what an incredible trip you had especially supported by Yorleny and You’re right. Our Travel Planners have between 6 - 25 years of experience designing customized vacations for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had never booked a vacation with a company before, so we were nervous to do so. However, this was an incredible experience from start to finish. Our trip was 100% tailored to us, and every transfer guide, driver, and tour guide...More

Thank Erin W
Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Erin W, Heartfelt appreciation for taking the time to write your comments on TripAdvisor. One of the reasons that people choose to work with CRE is that our itineraries are customized for each person, couple, family, groups of friends, you name it. Our Wish...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cannot say enough about every guide and/or driver I had on this trip. They were so knowledgeable, friendly, helpful, and patient with my Spanish. Tortuga lodge was rustic but beautiful. I only wish the food selection was a little better but I understand it...More

Thank Lauren M
Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Costa Rica Expeditions, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Lauren M, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with our company on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the assistance of our guides and drivers with your Spanish. You mentioned that you would have liked a better...More

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Trek49017915456
12 November 2018|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
The best way to design an itinerary for you taking into consideration the places you want to see and your physical limitations, would be to schedule a phone call with one of our Travel Planners. Based on what you share with... More
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Ian T
4 June 2018|
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Response from mrich13575 | Reviewed this property |
Ditto. Costa Rica Expeditions is your best choice.
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suetV6718EP
21 November 2016|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
Hi, Space over the Christmas holiday is tight. If you want to plan an itinerary, my suggestion would be that you contact us directly so we can see whether or not the space is available for the exact dates you plan travel... More
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