Guests walking on the footbridge entering the Rios Lodge on the Pacuare River

Honeymooners Revel In Award-Winning Sustainable Rainforest Eco Lodge On Costa Rica’s Pacuare River


Pacuare, Costa Rica, September 12, 2023–Ecotourism award-winning Rios Lodge, one of the leading authentic eco lodges remotely located in Costa Rica’s tropical rainforest in the Limón province, is thrilled to introduce its sustainable honeymoon packages. These curated packages offer an exotic blend of active, educational and cultural experiences, immersing newlyweds in the loving arms of Mother Nature within Rios Lodge’s private and protected Rainforest Reserve.

From exhilarating zip-lining adventure through the lush rainforest canopy to thrilling rafting on the world-renowned Pacuare River, and tranquil swims in crystal-clear waterfalls in the company of exotic birds and butterflies, these carefully curated packages cater to nature lovers and honeymooners of diverse interests and fitness levels.

Rios Lodge’s Honeymoon packages include getting to and from the remote eco lodge by rafting on the Pacuare River or hiking in the lush rainforest.  At the eco lodge guests have many activity options, from active to relaxed experiences. Guests can join a guided rainforest hike, visit a captivating butterfly farm, soak in waterfall pools, go horseback riding, do conservation tours, enjoy bird watching, and more.

In the comfort of a cozy and secluded honeymoon suite, newlyweds can enjoy a delightful candlelight dinner on a spacious riverbank balcony, amongst many other romantic experiences.

Rios Lodge’s friendly staff is pleased to customize meals based on guests’ culinary preferences and dietary requirements, utilizing the freshest local ingredients available in any given season.

Rios Lodge operates an authentic adventure activities program firmly rooted in sustainability and conservation principles. The lodge’s exclusive location is a dream for honeymooners seeking experiences beyond Costa Rica’s traditional beach honeymoon. Post-pandemic travelers and honeymooners’ interests have evolved and Rios Lodge has the experiences they seek. 

“We are happy to see the post-pandemic increase of travelers’ interest in responsible travel and sustainability across their entire travel experience.  Rios Lodge’s dedication to providing adventure experiences and education that support environmental conservation and preservation is at the core of our ecotourism mission,” says Roberto Gallo, Rios Lodge Partner Steward. Rios Lodge’s honeymoon packages start from US$1945 for two people and include 3 days and 2 nights, all meals, an exclusive honeymoon suite, champagne, guided hikes and rafting on the Pacuare River.

Rios Lodge works closely with travel agencies, trade partners and media.

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Media Inquiries:

North America: Elyse Mailhot / Email: /+1.604.818.1965

Julie Thorner, Rios Lodge Steward / Email: / +1.828.736.1695. 

Costa Rica: Roberto Gallo, Rios Lodge Partner Steward/ Email: / +506.6204.8983


More about Rios Lodge– Rios Lodge is a remote private eco lodge located on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica, on the riverbank of the Pacuare River in Limón Province. It was founded in 1989 as Rios Tropicales Lodge, as part of Rios Tropicales, an award-winning adventure company co-founded by Rafael (Rafa) Gallo, who was a pioneer in conservation and adventure tourism globally. The original lodge was sold to new eco-stewards after the founder’s passing in 2021 and now operates as Rios Lodge. It is fully off- the-grid, powered by micro hydropower, and with satellite WIFI services. The lodge offers 17 deluxe, classic and suite rooms in addition to a new eco hostel lodging and dining center that can host groups of up to 64. It offers a rich adventure activities program founded on sustainability and conservation principles.

* Rios Lodge with its extensive private, protected Rainforest Reserve has received the Blue Ecological Flag for Protected Natural Spaces since 2007. Almost two decades ago, Rios Tropicales won the Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth award by National Geographic Adventures (2006). It also won the first ever National Geographic Geotourism Challenge: Celebrating People and Place, in 2008.

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