Kelsie & Alyson's Afro-Caribbean Costa Rica

San José Province, San José, Costa Rica

May 26 - 31, 2022
Group size: 2 - 2
Kelsie & Alyson's Afro-Caribbean Costa Rica
San José Province, San José, Costa Rica

May 26 - 31, 2022
Group size: 2 - 2

About this trip

The charming and welcoming town of La Fortuna is a perfect getaway for families, couples, and friends. The only requisite is that you love outdoor adventure and relaxation!   

African heritage is alive and well in Costa Rica. Gain a deeper awareness of the country’s Afro-Caribbean diaspora on this culturally immersive tour based out of the coastal Afro-Latin town of Puerto Viejo. The area’s pristine beaches and lush rainforests form the perfect backdrop for R&R and exciting activities alike that highlight the area’s unique multiculturalism.  


Sample Accommodations

When you choose your accommodation in Costa Rica, we can suggest a variety of places to stay that range from luxury properties to family-run guesthouses and hotels in restored historic buildings. They all come recommended by our specialists from their own experience of staying there. 

Arenal  - Arenal Paraiso Resort & Spa

Arenal Paraiso Resort & Spa is an beautiful retreat that offers its guests a complete spa and wellness center with massages, 2 saunas, and a fitness center. The property also has shops and restaurants on site.

The accommodations at the Arenal Paraiso all offer stunning views of the Arenal Volcano, plus cable TV, coffee maker and a private bathroom that includes a hairdryer and toiletries. Some unites feature terraces, while others have balconies.

There are 2 restaurants at this property. One of them specializes in regional dishes, while the other serves international-style cuisine. The breakfast buffet is free of charge. 

Arenal Paraiso has an on-site gift shop, 13 pools with thermo-mineral water and a regular swimming pool and natural walking paths. 

Puerto Viejo -  Hotel Cariblue

 Hotel Cariblue  is found on the Caribbean coast, in the village of Puerto Viejo. This region offers visitors a unique opportunity to experience a completely different side of Costa Rica. You will find a beautiful mixture of indigenous, afro-Caribbean and Costa Rican cultures, expressed in the way of life, speech and food. 

What’s included

  • Airport transfers
  • Ground transportation
    Private and Shared air conditioned shuttles
  • Hotel accommodations
  • Breakfast daily
  • Guided experiences
    Authentic immersive activities and sightseeing, as per itinerary, led by English-speaking local guides
  • Airfare
  • Meals not listed on Itin
  • Activities not listed
  • Optional Activities
  • All personal items
    (room service, laundry, telephone charges, etc.)
  • Tips: Gratuities
  • Travel insurance
    (required by Soul Life Travel)
  • Passport or visa fees


Day 1 - May 26
San Jose - Arenal

Arrival to Costa Rica, Juan Santamaria Airport. 

Private transfer from the Airport to Arenal Volcano area.  

Arrival at hotel and check-in.

Half Day Arenal Volcano & Tabacon Hot Springs Tour 

Includes: Transportation, Bilingual Guide, Entrance Fee & Entrance Fee with Dinner to Tabacon Hot Springs.

Lunch on your own 

** We are looking to make this an earlier tour.

Your Organizer

Soul Life Travel
Soul Life Travel arranges customized travel experiences for individual and group tours that emphasize Afro-Caribbean heritage and culture in Costa Rica.