Flight Deal: Fly To Costa Rica For As Low As $196 Round Trip
By DeAnna Taylor
Right now you can find cheap flight fares to San Jose, Costa Rica for as low as $196 round trip. The lowest fare can be found on Spirit Airlines, leaving from Fort Lauderdale or Orlando. These fares depart from late September through mid-November. Be sure to check Sprit’s baggage policy before purchasing.
Other airlines such as United and American have also dropped fares to San Jose, Costa Rica from late September through December. Low priced departure cities include Phoenix, Dallas, Baltimore, Detroit, and Washington, D.C.. Use Google Flights to find accurate pricing and dates. While most of the low priced options are from San Jose, you can also find low prices to Liberia, Costa Rica from New York.
Liberia is a city in northwest Costa Rica, on the Guanacaste province. While Liberia is mostly used as a waystation to move on to Guanacaste’s more developed surrounding cities and white sand beaches, the capital city isn’t a bad place to have a quick stay.
For those that decide to stay in Liberia, you will get an authentic glimpse into Costa Rican daily life. It is said that while there, you must try Jugo de Caña (sugar cane juice) and Copos (snow cones) from local vendors.
If you want to learn more about the culture, visit Guanacaste Museum (Museo de Guanacaste), which displays work from local and national artists to represent Costa Rica’s abolishment of military, and its effect on the civility of the of the country as a whole.
For the nature lovers, Guanacaste is home to several national parks which offer adventurous tours such as hiking, waterfalls, and canopy tours.
One of the more popular parks in the area is Rincon de la Vieja National Park. There you will find an active volcano housed on the property. The volcano produces steam spouts, hot springs, craters, and mudpots; all of which are very popular visiting and hiking spots for visitors.
Liberia has so much to offer for any type of traveler. Be sure to catch this deal fast, because it may not be around very long.
DeAnna Taylor is a criminal defense Attorney turned travel writer. The Charlotte native recently completed one year abroad working as an English teacher in South Korea. Her hobbies include fitness, traveling to new countries, and trying new foods.