Here's Why 10 Is The Perfect Age For The First Trip To Costa Rica - Bill Beard Costa Rica

Some of the things a 10 year old can do in Costa Rica:

  • Learn To Scuba Dive
  • Learn To Surf
  • Go deep sea fishing
  • Zip Lining
  • Rappelling
  • Whitewater Tubing
  • Whitewater River Rafting
  • Sail
  • Horseback Riding
  • Kayak
  • And for the younger kids, there’s more
  •  5 yr min to raft
  • 6 yrs old to tube
  • AND There’s no minimum age for wildlife observation

Family vacation travel is on the rise and options like hiking through a Costa Rican cloud forest, rafting a river, zipping over and through the trees & scuba diving while exploring the natural wonders of Costa Rica are only the beginning of  fantastic trips that a family can enjoy. Active parents and children alike can enjoy sightseeing and being adventurous as a family and parents will give their children the gift of adventure travel that will surely last a lifetime. Choose the activities you would like on your vacation and tell us the type of accommodation you wish and we’ll check availability, put together your tailor made itinerary and price within 24 hours with no obligation on your part. We are the “family vacation” experts for Costa Rica.

Waterfall rappelling in Costa Rica

Popular Things Do Do in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a very popular vacation destination, whether you are looking for complete relaxation or an action packed trip, and visitors to Costa Rica can choose from a wealth of fun activities that are sure to suit their tastes. Here are some of the most popular things to do in Costa Rica.

Zip Lining

One of the most adrenaline filled activities to enjoy in Costa Rica is a zip line adventure through the spectacular forest canopy. Tourists can take an aerial tram ride up to a rainforest viewing platform with amazing aerial views before enjoying a thrilling zip line ride through the treetops. One of the best is in the Arenal Reserve, with panoramic views of the Arenal Volcano.


White Water Rafting

True thrill seekers will love the white water rafting trips that they can find in Costa Rica. The Sarapiqui River is a wonderful class III – IV and may be enjoyed by all adventurers. We have everything from a class I river float to the world famous class IV Pacuare. No matter what tour skill level, we have a river for you.

Costa Rica white water river rafting is world class

White Water Tubing

Start your Costa Rica Holidays with an exciting adventure Tour!. White Water Tubing  Class I-II from La Fortuna gives customers an exciting experience and the freedom to tube wherever the river takes you! Come experience the best tubing Tour. This  river  float trips passes through class I-II excitement on the Balsa River. Offering a completely different experience  than white water rafting,  this white water tubing trip is sure to create some wild fun on any Costa Rica vacation.

White Water Tubing Costa Rica


Many visitors to Costa Rica prefer to just take time out from their busy lives, completely relax and enjoy the things that they love most. Whether reading a book, unwinding by the pool, sunbathing or even visiting some of the country’s world-renown spas and hot springs.

spring break in costa rica is fabulous

Hot Springs & Spas

For those who prefer a more relaxing experience on their vacation, the Tabacon Hot Springs in Costa Rica provides the perfect retreat. This private oasis offers warm mineral waters that heal and restore as well as rain forest walking trails, gorgeous gardens, swim up bar and and a delicious buffet lunch or dinner.

thermal hot springs arenal volcano costa rica


Keen golfers will be delighted to discover that Costa Rica has numerous courses for you to choose from. One of the best is the 18 hole Reserva Conchal Golf Course (designed by Robert Trent Jones II). Pristine and beautiful, there are wonderful views of the local coastline and lush rainforest to enjoy here while you tee off.Golfing next to the Pacific Ocean at Playa Conchal Costa Rica


Diving and Snorkeling

The clear and nutrient rich waters of the Costa Rican coastline provides a wonderful experience for divers and snorkelers of all ages and levels of experience. There is a wealth of wildlife to spot including dolphins, manta rays, sea turtles and whale sharks and with amazing visibility, there is no better way to spend the day. Catalina Islands is one of the most popular diving spots where schooling fish, manta rays, cow nose rays, mobula rays and much more is seen.

Costa Rica scuba diving northwest Pacific


Despite its location, tucked between the Pacific and the Caribbean, Costa Rica’s beaches have a character all of their own. From the brown sand beach at Playa Hermosa to the unusual sands at Playa Conchal where the beach is made entirely from crushed shells. Take a look at these beautiful sunsets


Manuel Antonio Beach Costa Rica

Wildlife Observation

There are four ways to observe the wildlife in Costa Rica. Hiking, motorized boat, horseback riding and the least desirable, ATV’s.

Howler Monkey In Costa Rica

Our agents can set up the all inclusive or al a carte vacation package and itinerary you want throughout the country. There is no charge for our service and we’ll save you money and lots of time and you’ll get the vacation you want.

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Bill Beard’s Costa Rica has privately escorted tours and first class accommodations throughout the country that may be added to other packages.
We also offer world class adventure tours, scuba diving, snorkeling, surfing, sailing and fishing.
We arrange everything in advance, so you can relax and enjoy your vacation.

For single, triple, quad or group rates, contact our agents.

Our Reservation Office Is Located In La Fortuna, Costa Rica In The Shadow Of Arenal Volcano, behind the Catholic Church, Near The World Famous Hot Springs.

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Contact Our Office At 877 853-0538 or 954 453-5044 M – Sat., 9 –
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