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Cultural Tour of Costa Rica

Cultural Tour of Costa Rica

The province of Guanacaste certainly has some of the most amazing beaches and biodiversity of Costa Rica but beside that, it is certainly the richest and most vibrant places to visit from a cultural perspective.

The province of Guanacaste certainly has some of the most amazing beaches and biodiversity of Costa Rica but beside that, it is certainly the richest and most vibrant places to visit from a cultural perspective.

Guanacaste is considered the cradle of the Costa Rican Culture and on this tour, you will get to explore and experience the real spirit of the Pura Vida meaning.

Along the was, you will stop at Rio Tempisque to see the local Sandmen at work, and learn why, for many generations, they have been extracting the sands from the inner river by hand.

The tour then brings you along the different fruit plantations and into the heart of the sugar cane country.  You will get the chance to visit an historic Hacienda and will be given the opportunity to experiment the sugar cane transformation by touching, seeing and tasting the product in its separate phases of production like it was done more than 100 years ago with the traditional Trapiche mill.

Each participant is also given the chance to learn to make the traditional Tortilla and savor delicious Costa Rican coffee and traditional snacks freshly made in the Tico fashion.

Along the way, the visitors get to visit a typical Costa Rican house which dates to 100 years. Furthermore, you will see a Chorotega Indian Artist demonstrate how their authentic art of pottery making has been passed from generation to generation for hundreds of years.

Costa Ricans love to enjoy a delicious meal with friends and family and this tour would not be complete without experimenting such a delicious experience. You will learn why local restaurants are called sodas and get to enjoy some delicious authentic food such as the heart filling Casado.

Book this tour now and discover the real culture and traditions of Costa Rica.

What to bring:

  • Comfortable clothing with hat
  • Running shoes (no sandals or flip flops)
  • Camera and your amazing smile
  • Insect repellent
  • Bottle of water
  • Photocopy or electronic copy of passport in cell phone
  • Money for gratuities to chauffeur and guides


  • First class transportation
  • Professional bilingual guides
  • Entree fees to all sites
  • Delicious typical lunch with non-alcoholic beverages and traditional snacks


Personalized according to your needs

Our on-demand excursions are designed to be personalized based on your vacation goals. We will offer you a rate based on the number of people in your group, your chosen date and your accommodation location.

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Also bank wire transfers and cash.

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Feel free to reach out and we’re happy to answer any questions you may have. We will respond to your request for information within 24 hours.

Amazing Views

Costa Rica is an amazing country. Always have your cameras or binoculars on hand in order to capture that special memorable moment. Our guides will be happy to stop along to way to allow you to take those amazing photos.

Protect The Animals

Please help us protect the wildlife. Never feed the animals as their diet as they need to maintain their hunting skills to survive in the jungle. Also please never touch the animals.

Professional Guides

Our guides and drivers have cleared police record checks. We provide them with CPR and Defibrillator Training for our client’s safety and security. Our vehicles are all equipped with First Aid Kits.

Safety on the Road

All Costour vehicles are accredited by the Costa Rica Tourism Institute (ICT). They are GPS fitted and are always being monitored and tracked to ensure your safety. Relax and enjoy your holiday with peace of mind.

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Our tailor-made activity program will allow you to find an excursion that will meet your needs and expectations. Whether it’s nature, adventure, culture or even activities suitable for young families, Costour will be at your service.

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