Trekaroo’s Favorite Costa Rica Family Vacation Experts

Stephanie and Emilio Sheehy run Il Viaggio Travel based in Costa Rica. They are parents themselves, so they understand kids like the back of their hand. Between them, they have decades of experience in eco-tourism and are committed to sustainable and accessible travel in Costa Rica. Their custom built itineraries are anchored in exceptional immersive experiences for families. They are 100% Costa Rican owned and operated. Their small team specializes in tailor-made itineraries built around each family’s unique needs and interests.

What We Love about Il Viaggio Travel

Family Vacation Packages to Costa Rica by IL Viaggio Travel

Every travel partner is handpicked and vetted by the Trekaroo team. We look for operators who understand families and are willing to go the extra mile for families. Il Viaggio Travel does just that. They have deep local knowledge and connections with properties to help you get the best rates and any special accommodations met.

If you have a child with special needs, they will architect a trip to meet your needs. Their warm and knowledgeable bilingual guide wears multiple hats as your host, guide, driver, translator, and fixer…

What really sets Il Viaggio Travel apart, is their ability to curate hands-on experiences and to facilitate connections with locals.

Perks Offered to Trekaroo Families

Trekaroo has negotiated the following perks exclusively for Trekaroo families.

VIP treatment

Never wait more than 48 hours to hear back from this partner

Guaranteed Lowest Available Price

Il Viaggio will always give Trekaroo families their lowest prices available.

One free exclusive upgrade

When booking at least a 7-day full vacation package, choose one of the following complementary upgrades:

  • Half day cultural exchange visit to a local school
  • Plant-a-tree experience – a hands on environmental educational experience
  • Free drinks and snacks in the car


To receive the perks above, contact Il Viaggio Travel by filling out the contact form on this page.



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