WHO
WE
ARE

ABOUT US

Since 1987 Altura Tour has been in hospitality tourism in Latin America. We are focused on slow tourism and an approach to local communities. We organize itineraries, but the curious traveller will be free to be author of his trip. Our tours can be free departures all the year, and different from the customary tourist route, with a complete range of plans to avoid to standardize massively your  vacation. We will experience the excellence of the territory

ITINERARIES EXAMPLES

Tour Indian Community

Cultural interaction is part of our plan of sostenible tourism.

Plant and Sleep on a Tree

Planting a tree in the rainforest to contribute to sustainable tourism in Costa Rica. We will participate in environmental protection, a satisfaction that can only be understood after having tried it. A gesture to offset CO2 emissions and strengthen the ecosystem. 

Diving at Coco Island

A special cruise in the Paradise of divers. Jacques Cousteau called Cocos Island "the most beautiful island in the world". He left a plaque on this Costa Rican island, which struck the sensibility of one of the greatest oceanographers in the world. 

HOTELS INFO

Some advice about the hotels we offer. We customize the offer according to each individual case. 

FULL DAYS EXAMPLES

TORTUGA ISLAND

Private transportation from your hotel to the Pacific port of Puntarenas, to board a 50 foot catamaran for a day of cruising on the Gulf of Nicoya. While browsing you will socialize with the participants, and start the party on board with live music. It is continuously served fruit and soft drinks. The catamaran arrives directly on the beach. Lunch on the beach in a typical restaurant of the tour operator.

ARENAL VOLCANO

Our guide will provide a round trip included transfer to the volcano.  During this tour, we also visit Sarchí, a little famous village for its handicrafts and artisans.  Arenal  is one of the three most active volcanoes in the Costa Rica. Its nightly view is magnificent. Powerful eruptions and incandescent rocks make a natural fireworks show. You will visit hot springs, which beautiful gardens surround over a lot pools filled with volcanically heated water. 

RAFTING PACUARE RIVER-ALL INCLUSIVE

Our guide will arrive in the morning at your hotel to provide you the transportation to the river. Transfer round trip included. Upon arrival to the Pacuare river base, a buffet breakfast will be served. In the river bank our guides will give you all information about the rafting, commands and security measures. Finally on the river, surrounded by an exuberant nature and biodiversity. Between calm water and rapids you’ll arrive in a little river beach for the lunch.


CURRENCY

The national currency of Costa Rica is the Colon. Most international credit cards, (Visa/Master Card/American Express/Diners Club), are accepted. The larger cities and tourist destinations of Costa Rica provide 24/7 Automated Teller Machines (ATM). 

DEPARTURE TAX: 

US$ 29.00 to pay at the airport. 

CLIME

From December to April the season is dry, from May to November it is rainy season. Especially in coastal areas it is therefore possible to take advantage of a mild and sunny climate throughout the year. Costa Rica is divided in two by a cross-mountainous rift, Central Cordillera and Guanacaste to the north and the Cordillera of Talamanca to the south. 

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