Northern Region

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Northern Region

The Northern Region of Costa Rica offers a notable contrast from the Southern coast. It is known for its more temperate climate, with cloud and rain characteristic of the zone throughout the year. This generally cooler weather makes the region a pleasure to explore all year-round.

A wonderful time in Costa Rica

I had a wonderful time in Costa Rica so BIG THANK YOU... I couldn't fault it if I tried!


Featured itineraries

Wildlife and Birdlife of Costa Rica

Experience Costa Rica's stunning biodiversity in this 12-day itinerary. Your Costa Rica holiday begins in the capital of San José, from where you will visit the labyrinthine network of rivers and canals that makes up Tortuguero, the birders' paradise of Turrialba, and the stunning Los Angeles Cloud Forest Reserve. The emphasis throughout is on the wildlife, particularly Costa Rica's famed birdlife.


  • Costa Rica


  • Safari and Wildlife Holidays
  • Family Travel

Prices from £3100 pp

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El Silencio Lodge & Spa

El Silencio is a luxury eco-lodge located in its own 500-acre pocket of cloud forest to the north of San Jose.

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Fonda Vela

Fonda Vela is a well-established and privately-run hotel situated close to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve.

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Trapp Family Hotel

Trapp Family Hotel is located just a stone’s throw way from the entrance to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, which covers an area of 4,500 hectares and protects one of the last remaining cloud forests in the Central Americas.

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Shut off from civilisation in the Okavango

We had a superb time. The local team did a fabulous job and everything was perfectly lined out and organized.

David and Oliver