Time to Take the Family on a Trip to Costa Rica - Make Mine Worry-Free, please!
by Christine Krishnan, Desafio Adventure Company
recent report on CNN mentioned 84% of Americans say the most-important
part of a vacation is spending time with family and friends and that
they travel for a week or more each year because the opportunities for
togetherness can't be matched at home.
What a better way to enjoy family time than visiting Costa Rica!
Costa Rica is considered the safest-place to visit in Central America
and enjoys political and economic stability. In addition, the country's
theme is "Pura Vida" or Pure Life, so you're bound to feel a nice sense
of bonding in this natural paradise.
We like to help you chose the activities your family will enjoy engaging in together when you come on holiday to Costa Rica.
important for us to understand what motivates each member of your
family and tailor-fit your itinerary to maximize your time here.
have told us that the most-important reason to travel together is to
gain an authentic experience in a new destination and that's what we at
Desafio are best at!!
We provide numerous ways for you and your family to get to know the real Costa Rica - you will definitely have to try our Cooking Class with a Local Costa Rican Family for a true, interactive experience for everyone in the family and make new, lifetime friends along the way!
and your family can choose from a variety of adventure activities fit
for the whole family. If everyone is ready for adventure, everyone can
do a fun rafting experience - whether a heart-pounding,
adrenaline-filledClass 3-4 Raftingtour or our Whitewater & Wildlife Class 2-3 Rafting kid-friendly adventure. And it's okay if grandma and grandpa or the young'ins decide to do our Monkeyboat Safari Float -- everyone in your family can meet up afterward in the afternoon and share stories of all of their interesting experiences!
Or maybe you're more-into zip lining, walking along hanging bridges at the top of the rainforest canopy or rappelling down intense, tropical waterfalls on an exciting canyoneering tour.We really do have something for everyone!
And some of the most-popular activities most families indulge in are visiting historical sites and national parks in Costa Rica.
will also build in plenty of time for rest and relaxation, and other
opportunities for personal enrichment visiting our favorite,
family-friendly destinations in Costa Rica -- like la Fortuna,
Monteverde, Playa Samara and beyond!
have also told us they are willing to pay the price for a
once-in-a-lifetime, all-inclusive trip that provides them with a
lifetime of memories - where they won't have to worry about a thing. And
that is what Desafio is best at -- WORRY FREE Vacations for Families!
make it easy for you to pay for the tours and transport as well as all
extras like delicious, international-style meals. We will track all of
your specific requirements (like dietary concerns, room requests, etc.)
because we have centralized communications and an easy online reservations system.
whether you are a traditional family with one or more parents and one
or more children -- or a multi-generational family with multiple
generations involved and more than one nuclear family grouping where the
adults bring children and grandchildren along -- let us create the
perfect Costa Rica Family Vacation for you!
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