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- Embark on a journey of natural discovery and see Costa Rica in all its colourful splendour with this unforgettable adventure holiday
- Journey to the heart of the tropical jungle, explore coffee plantations, stroll through picturesque San Jose, be amazed at the wonderment of an active volcano, hike through the cloud rainforest and admire the forest canopy
- This complete tour will give you the full Costa Rican holiday experience, from the quaint beauty of its cities to the wild beauty of its green forests and protected eco-reserves and the beauty of its Pacific coast
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Your Destination —
The country's national parks are its greatest glory, with one-third of the country set aside as protected natural areas. As well as being a world leader in eco-tourism, Costa Rica superbly caters for visitors looking for an adrenalin kick, with options including whitewater rafting, zip line tours through the rainforest canopy, surfing and quad biking.
This complete tour will give you the full experience, from the quaint beauty of its capital city, the lush depths of its green forests and protected eco-reserves and the wild, unspoilt vistas of its Pacific coast.
Your Itinerary —
Arrival and a representative will assist you and take you to your hotel in San José. Overnight in San José.
Day 2: San Jose - Tortuguero
Early departure to Tortuguero by land through the exuberant Braulio Carrillo National Park (typical Costa Rican breakfast included during the way). After a delicious lunch, take an afternoon to tour to Tortuguero town, starting at the entrance to the beach in front of the hotel, and visit the Caribbean Conservation Corporation Museum and the village. Then Return by boat to the lodge for free time and to enjoy the pool area and surroundings. Dinner at lodge. Overnight in Tortuguero. (B, L, D)
Wake up early in the morning with a delicious breakfast and departure by boat to the Tortuguero Hill or the National Park, where you will enjoy a hiking trip in the trails. After lunch take an afternoon canal boat tour and then return to the lodge for relaxation and dinner. At night you can take an optional night tour to search the turtle nesting (during season July - September). Overnight in Tortuguero. (B, L, D)
Day 4: Tortuguero - Puerto Viejo
Breakfast and departure from Tortuguero to Puerto Viejo of Limon and to the exotic Caribbean of Costa Rica. Lunch included during the way in Guapiles town. Afternoon at leisure to get to know the area and to enjoy all that Puerto Viejo has to offer like delicious restaurants and cheerful night life. Life here is easy-going, and makes it impossible not to relax and forget about life’s worries. This lovely village is the perfect place to rest. Overnight in Puerto Viejo. (D, A)
Breakfast and departure for the Coral Reef Tour (snorkeling time) in the Cahuita National Park. Cahuita National Park is located just south of the town of Cahuita, about 43 kilometers south of Limon, on the Caribbean coastline in one of the most beautiful and scenic regions in Costa Rica. Its main attractions are the white sand beaches fringed with endless coconut trees, a calm sea of transparent waters and the coral reefs just offshore. The tour includes a delicious Caribbean lunch. Rest of the day at leisure to relax or to enjoy the beaches. Overnight in Puerto Viejo. (B, L)
Day 6: Puerto Viejo - Arenal
Breakfast and departure to Arenal Volcano. You will find in this area an amazing active volcano, a beautiful lake and a great diversity of wildlife. Arenal is most impressive at night, in the dark, burst of fire and red hot rocks are sometimes shoot hundreds of feet into the sky. Incandescent material cascades down the slopes, especially on the northwestern side. Afternoon at leisure to get to know the area and La Fortuna town. Overnight in Arenal. (B)
Breakfast and a full day of activities for you to enjoy. In the morning experience a horseback ride to La Fortuna Waterfalls. This is a good combination of a horseback ride and a hike. Well train horses will take you until the entrance of the waterfall through pastures, forest and tall hills. The views of the Valley of San Carlos forest that surround it are spectacular. At the end of the road we will leave the horses and we will walk a natural trail to the base of the waterfall, a special place to relax and swim. In the afternoon take an adventurous hiking tour around the Arenal Volcano and afterwards have a great relaxing time at the natural hot spring waters with buffet dinner included. Overnight in Arenal. (B, D)
Day 8: Arenal - Monteverde
Breakfast and departure to Monteverde going thought beautiful sceneries of the Arenal Volcano and the Lake. The Monteverde Reserve is one of the most diverse and richest cloud forest in the new world and it has extensive trails which allow visitors to enjoy a rich diversity of flora and wildlife. Afternoon at leisure to visit the Monteverde town on your own. Overnight in Monteverde. (B)
Breakfast, activities included during the day: our famous Combo Tour which is a combination of suspension bridges, cables and platforms built in the cloud forest, that offers an opportunity to explore the forest canopy in a safe and easy manner, then rest of the afternoon at leisure to visit on your own the art galleries, cheese & coffee factories and hummingbird garden among others. Lunch included. Overnight in Monteverde. (B, L)
Day 10: Monteverde - Manuel Antonio
Breakfast and departure to Manuel Antonio. Manuel Antonio is the most visited wildlife area of the country and it is the best area in the Central Pacific region. It has beautiful nature, biological diversity and amazing scenery. The main attraction are the white sandy beaches that slope into crystal clear waters, and fringed with tall forest that grows down to the high tide line. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Manuel Antonio. (B)
Prepare yourself to enjoy a white water rafting tour thought the Naranjo River with breakfast and lunch included. The Naranjo River drops steeply from the coastal mountain range above Quepos through a beautiful jungle gorge, and takes you on a wild ride to sea level passing nearby farmlands and palm plantations. The water, the jungle, the canyon, and the sky make for an unforgettable day. Afternoon at leisure for you to visit the National Park and to enjoy the flora, fauna and beaches. Overnight in Manuel Antonio. (B, L)
Day 12: Manuel Antonio
Breakfast and morning at leisure. You can choose from a wide range of activities to do on your own like kayaking thought the mangroves, a hiking tour through the Park and bird watching among others. In the afternoon discover our Manuel Antonio coastline the way Christopher Columbus traveled and climb aboard one of Costa Rica’s fastest sailing experience. After feasting your senses and enjoying the tranquility of sailing these pristine waters, the catamaran glides into a beautiful, protected bay so you can swim under the protected cover of our tropical jungle. Snorkel along the coral reefs near the gentle coastline, and let your bilingual guides and naturalists help you discover our fascinating underwater domain. You will witness one of our unforgettable Costa Rican sunsets in offshore tropical serenity as you sit back, relax and enjoy another close to a beautiful day in our tropical paradise. Dinner included. Overnight in Manuel Antonio. (B, D)
Day 13: Manuel Antonio - San Jose
Breakfast and morning at leisure. In the afternoon departure to San José. Overnight in San José. (B)
DAY 14 | San Jose
Breakfast and transfer to the International Airport to take your flight back home after an amazing holiday in Costa Rica. (B)
Your Hotels —
This offer is based on stays in the following hotels (or alternatives of similar quality), meals are dependent on itinerary as detailed above.
Hotel Park Inn San Jose 4* – Standard Room
Situated three blocks from Paseo Colón, the city's main avenue, and walking distance of downtown, the Park Inn hotel's location in San José is perfect for vacations and business trips. Sample local and international cuisine at RBG Bar & Grill, and enjoy a dip in the shimmering outdoor pool. After a long day exploring San José, Costa Rica, this hotel's comfortable accommodations are just what you need to relax. In-room amenities like free wireless Internet access and 42-inch flat-screen televisions make it easy to unwind after your adventures in the city.
Evergreen Lodge 4*– Standard Room
Evergreen is located in the northeastern corner of Tortuguero, 5 minutes by boat from the main entrance to Tortuguero National Park, and accessible only by air and water. Evergreen Lodge is the ideal location from which to explore this unique and magical area, surrounded by towering trees and exuberant vegetation and are adorned with tropical designs.This lovely lodge has 55 comfortable rooms, all are spacious, with comfortable beds, private bathrooms, hot water, and ceiling fans, swimming pool. The property has an excellent restaurant and bar services and offer bilingual guided tours in the area.
Almonds and Corals 3* - Standard Room
Almonds and Corals, nestled amongst the exuberant jungle of Gandoca Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge in Costa Rica, offers three in one unique destinations, because it is part an exclusive Caribbean beach resort, part a safari camp and part an eco-conscious boutique hotel. The owners are devoted to offer one-of-a-kind accommodations awaiting your arrival and a unique sensory experience that promotes harmony between inner and outer self.
Hotel Mountain Paradise 4* - Premium Suite
Hotel Mountain Paradise features an outdoor pool, spa centre and terraces amid the gardens. WiFi access is available in common areas, free of charge. The property offers buffet or an à la carte service for breakfast free of charge. The suites at this hotel are spacious and air conditioned. They also include a safety box and a balcony offering panoramic views of the Arenal Volcano. The bathrooms provide toiletries and a hairdryer. There are 2 restaurants at Mountain Paradise that serve international dishes and it also has a bar.
Hotel Poco a Poco 4* – Standard room (Bromelias)
Offering a picturesque setting, Hotel & Spa Poco a Poco is located in the small town of Monteverde. It features a spa, a covered heated pool and charming rooms with garden views. Each spacious room at Spa Poco a Poco has been carefully decorated. It features a balcony, cable TV, safe, a private bathroom and a coffee maker. The stylish restaurant offers a variety of national and international cuisine, combining local products with exotic ingredients. The Naroa Spa & Wellness features different beauty treatments and massages using organic goods and flowers grown in Monteverde.
Hotel La Mansion Inn 5* - Deluxe ocean view room
Situated on a mountainside overlooking the Pacific Ocean, rainforest canopy and National Park, La Mansion Inn provides fabulous 360 degree views from its rooftop "Sky Lounge." The internationally renowned Manuel Antonio National Park and beaches are just 2 km from the hotel. You may access the local airport and world class sport fishing just minutes away at the Marina Pez Vela. Combining this exotic setting with the finest foods, services and amenities available, the hotel offers a remarkable luxury experience.
Your Journey —
Flights: The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.
Transfers: transfers are included throughout your tour.