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Start fundraising early to win a trip of a lifetime, Costa Rica Quest, with G Adventures

How to win

Register today and raise $500 before February 15, 2019* to earn a ballot in the Early Bird Draw to experience a nature and adventure packed trip of a lifetime for two** to Costa Rica. Every $500 you raise by February 15, 2019 will equal an additional ballot entry. In other words: the more you fundraise, the better your chances will be to win!

Visit our fundraising tips page for advice and tools that will help make your fundraising journey a huge success.

Early bird draw trip information

G Adventures 9-day Costa Rica Quest

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G Adventures 9-day Costa Rica Quest

Nature’s calling you to beautiful Costa Rica. Suspend in the jungle canopy and lock eyes with curious monkeys. This action-packed tour of Costa Rica’s highlights is perfect for the nature-loving adventurer who has limited time but wants to explore the region’s natural beauty and diversity. Get your adrenaline pumping by following a trail to the base of a waterfall or relax by melting away in thermal springs or kicking back on a beach — your guide will help you find secluded spots that only the locals know about.

Book by: May 31, 2019
Travel by: July 31, 2019

Trip highlights

  • Soak in the thermal hot springs of Arenal Volcano
  • Watch the sunset over the Pacific
  • Learn about local coffee production and support a local community
  • Take an epic guided cloud forest night walk through Monteverde
  • Enjoy free time to explore the landscape or choose from a selection of amazing optional activities
  • Full trip details available at G Adventures
  • Estimated value of tour: $2,538
  • Estimated value of prize: $4,200
G Adventures

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Costa Rica Quest Early Bird Prize donated by:
G Adventures

With G Adventures, travel is more than a vacation. It’s a chance to get to know your world better by putting yourself on a first-name basis with the people, places and things that make it worth exploring. G Adventures operates under the principle: Don’t just see the world. Make it better.

Learn more about G Adventures responsible travel practices.

Trip details

Proposed itinerary
  • Day 1: San José
  • Day 2: San José/La Fortuna
  • Day 3: La Fortuna
  • Day 4: La Fortuna/Monteverde
  • Day 5: Monteverde
  • Day 6: Monteverde/Quepos
  • Day 7: Quepos
  • Day 8: Quepos/San José
  • Day 9: San José
G Adventures

There is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable, to make alterations. The itinerary is brief as the journey may take you to unexpected locations. Due to the style of G Adventures travel and the regions they visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details are a general guide to the tour and region, and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered.

What’s included:

  • Commercial return flights to/from a major Canadian airport to San José, Costa Rica for two travellers provided by World Wildlife Fund Canada
  • Carbon credits to offset flight emissions
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • G Adventures 9-day Costa Rica Quest: Accommodations (8 nights)
  • Mi Cafecito Coffee Cooperative Tour, Sarapiquí
  • Hot Springs, Arenal Volcano
  • Guided cloud forest night walk (Monteverde)
  • Free time in La Fortuna, Monteverde, and Quepos
  • One lunch
  • Staff and experts
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout
  • Local guides

What’s not included: 

  • Gratuities
  • Meals
  • Personal expenses
  • Mandatory medical evacuation insurance
  • Additional expenses in the event of delays or itinerary changes
  • Possible fuel surcharges
  • Pre and post hotel accommodation
  • Optional excursions
  • Transport from airport in San José, Costa Rica to G Adventures meeting point

*Anyone who self-donates will not be eligible for a tax receipt due to CRA guidelines that restrict the provision of a tax receipt for those who may receive a benefit for their donation, including being entered into a prize draw.

**You must be 18 to travel unaccompanied on a G Adventures tour. For minors travelling with a guardian over 21 years old, the minimum age is 12.

See full contest rules and regulations here.

See G Adventures rules and regulations here.

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