Make your trip to Costa Rica one to remember! From a whitewater rafting adventure along miles of tropical scenery on the Pacuare River to an excursion to one of the country's top surf spots, this short and sweet itinerary is jam-packed with thrilling aquatic experiences.
Costa Rica 5-Day Rafting Trips & Itineraries
One of the most exciting activities in Costa Rica is river rafting. You don’t need two weeks for a white-water excursion, either; you can plan a comprehensive rafting adventure over just five adrenaline-pumping days, braving the class II and III rapids of the Río Pacuare, which is one of the most famous rivers in the world. Or you could plan a combined adventure that includes whitewater rafting on the Pacuare with overnight stays in a rainforest jungle lodge followed by a surfing excursion to the village of Puerto Viejo, on the Caribbean Coast.
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This 5-day itinerary is ideal for adventure-loving couples. Starting and ending in San José, you'll brave the rapids of the scenic Río Pacuare on a guided whitewater excursion, zip line and hike the coastal jungle, and enjoy downtime together in a luxury eco-lodge. With plenty of free time to choose your own activities, it's bound to be a trip you'll always remember.