Monday 27 September 2021

Costa Rica In Contiki’s 10 Bucket List Items For Adventurers

Paying the bills

Latest

Today’s Vehicle Restriction September 27: Plates ending in “1 & 2” CANNOT circulate

QCOSTARICA - For today, Monday, September 27, vehicles with...

Government will buy one million more covid vaccines for children and third doses in 2022

QCOSTARICA - The President of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado,...

Don’t forget the vehicular restrictions

QCOSTARICA - If you are out and about this...

UNA epidemiologist: “We are not better, we are less worse”

QCOSTARICA - The fact that the number of infections...

Today’s Vehicle Restriction September 26: “ODD” ending plates CANNOT circulate

QCOSTARICA - For today, Sunday, September 26, vehicles with...

Canadian airlines will start flying back to Costa Rica on October 2

QCOSTARICA - Four Canadian airlines will resume their flights...

8-year-old boy dies abruptly of covid-19

QCOSTARICA - An eight-year-old boy who had no risk...
Paying the bills

Share

QCOSTARICA TRAVEL – The number 1 travel company for 18-35 year olds, Contiki, has included Costa rica in top ten Bucket List spots around the world to get the adrenaline pumping whilst satisfying your sense of wanderlust.

The world leaders in youth travel take young travellers on epic adventures all over the world and every great adventure deserves an even greater backdrop.

1. Cliff Diving off the Amalfi Coast

Photo www.flickr.com
Photo www.flickr.com

- Advertisement -

What similarities does a fine Italian pasta dish share with the Amalfi Coast? It requires just a few simple ingredients to create something truly exquisite and the combination of pretty towns, coastal mountains and sparkling seas makes this stretch of shoreline one of the finest in the world. So track down the highest peak and take the plunge into those warm Italian waters!

2. Rock Climbing in the Grand Canyon

2154642

Undeniably iconic and without a doubt on many a Bucket List, the Grand Canyon is one of the wonders of the world which simply has to be seen to be believed. Those who want to admire its beauty whilst challenging themselves physically can have a go at one of the classic rock climbing routes; it’s a view well worth working for!

3. Sky Diving at Mission Beach

2154649

Skydiving is a heart racing adventure which leaves you feeling high in the clouds long after your feet are firmly back on earth. Mission Beach in Queensland offers the ultimate drop zone with its stretch of stunning shoreline flanked by the Great Barrier Reef on one side and lush rainforests on the other.

4. Surfing in Hawaii

2154656

- Advertisement -

Salty haired surfers are a common site on Hawaii’s beaches and it isn’t hard to see why when the giant waves of the Pacific come crashing onto the shoreline. With some of the best surfing and beaches in the world it’s not hard to see why hitting the Hawaii waves is on many adventurers’ Bucket Lists.

5. Zip Lining in Costa Rica

Photo montezumatraveladventures.com
Photo montezumatraveladventures.com

Costa Rica is a nature lover’s paradise and to truly feel at one with the natural world, young travellers can see the rainforest canopy as their feathered and furry friends do with an adrenalin boosting zip lining tour. Hold on tight and let gravity do the hard work as you appreciate the ecology and botany of one of the world’s most naturally beautiful countries.

6. White Water Rafting in Queenstown

Described as rugged, wild and simply breath taking, it’s not hard to see why Queenstown is time and time again named the ‘adventure capital of the world’. The fast flowing Shotover and Kawarau Rivers provide exhilarating white water rafting experiences for rafters of all abilities against the backdrop of steep rock cliffs, plunging valleys and other dramatic scenery of this real-life Middle Earth.

7. Diving in Belize

- Advertisement -

2154635

When it comes to underwater adventures there is nowhere quite like Belize. Nestled between Mexico and Guatemala, this Central American gem is a diver’s paradise and its rich waters are home to various species of sharks, stingrays, turtles and barracudas. Travellers visiting in springtime might be lucky enough to encounter those infamous friendly underwater giants – whale sharks.

8. Climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge

2154663

Sydney is one of the world’s best looking city’s and where better to appreciate it in all its glory than from the dizzying heights of the Sydney Harbour Bridge as the Opera House and glitz and glamour of the harbour shimmer beneath? Surely a trip up the Sydney Harbour Bridge is in all our Bucket Lists?

9. Mountain biking in the Norway Fjords

2154670

With its snow-capped peaks and pristine lakes, the Geirangerfjord in Norway is one of Europe’s most beautiful and unique landscapes. There are plenty of ways to explore but one of the best is on mountain bike where guests can appreciate the changing scenery whilst breathing in the fresh Scandinavian air.

10. Hiking Machu Picchu

Photo travelwithamy.org
Photo travelwithamy.org

No matter how many photos you see, nothing will quite prepare you for seeing it with your own eyes -Machu Picchu is one of the world’s most iconic ancient wonders and if ever there was a view worth working for this is it. So grab your hiking boots and pack your thermals as you embark on the hike of a lifetime to this mystical mountain top village.

 

- Advertisement -
Paying the bills
Ricohttp://www.theqmedia.com
"Rico" is the crazy mind behind the Q media websites, a series of online magazines where everything is Q! In these times of new normal, stay at home. Stay safe. Stay healthy.

Related Articles

Today’s Vehicle Restriction September 27: Plates ending in “1 & 2” CANNOT circulate

QCOSTARICA - For today, Monday, September 27, vehicles with plates ending...

Government will buy one million more covid vaccines for children and third doses in 2022

QCOSTARICA - The President of Costa Rica, Carlos Alvarado, announced this...

Subscribe to our stories

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

Log In

Forgot password?

Forgot password?

Enter your account data and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Your password reset link appears to be invalid or expired.

Log in

Privacy Policy

Add to Collection

No Collections

Here you'll find all collections you've created before.