Highlights

Map Costa Rica is a country located in Central America that is ranked as one of the most visited international destinations. One of Costa Rica’s main sources of income is tourism. Costa Rica is a democratic and peaceful country and it has not had an army since the year 1949. Although the country is small and it covers only 0.03 percent of the surface of the globe, it proudly shelters 5 percent of the existing biodiversity in the entire world. Twenty six percent of the country is composed of conservation and natural protected territory.

GALLERY

Itinerary

  • Duration: 8 days & 7 nights
  • Countries: Costa Rica
  • Category: Guaranteed Departures
  • Minimum Passengers: 2
  • Starting Point: San Jose
  • Ending Point: San Jose
Introduction

Our Itineraries are provided as a preview of what to expect on our tours. Please, note, that itineraries are subject to change.

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Upon arrival, a representative from our company will meet you at the gate and will provide you with a welcome kit. They will assist you in transferring to your hotel for your overnight stay. Your evening is free to relax and enjoy San José’s active night life.

  • Overnight in San Jose
  • None

After breakfast, be ready for an early morning departure to Tortuguero. Enjoy a scenic drive through the Braulio Carrillo National Park and then a one hour boat trip to the canals of Tortuguero. Upon arrival at your hotel, enjoy a welcome cocktail and lunch. The lodge will then schedule a visit to the Turtle Museum and town of Tortuguero. Your afternoon is free to relax in the pool or take advantage of the hiking trails. Following dinner, you will relax along the canal's edge with a cocktail and enjoy the night sounds of the jungle.

  • Overnight in Tortuguero
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Have breakfast at your hotel before enjoying the rest of the day’s scheduled boat tours to the small canals for wildlife observation. A jungle adventure of a lifetime! Think Amazon, only on a smaller scale. Tortuguero National Park, with its 21,000 hectares of preserved tropical rain forest, provides one of the best opportunities to experience a wide range of tropical wildlife.

  • Overnight in Tortuguero
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Following breakfast, you will enjoy a scenic boat ride back to the Caño Blanco Port. You will be be transferred to the Arenal area. Arenal’s perfectly symmetrical shape makes it a sightseer’s dream; its abundance of outdoor activities makes it an easy place to check things off your “to-do in Costa Rica” list. Visit one of the nicest volcanoes in Costa Rica, cloud forests, a lake world-famous for windsurfing, and an incredibly diverse population of wildlife is just part of what you will find in this amazing area of Costa Rica. In the afternoon, you will arrive to your hotel.

  • Overnight in Arenal
  • Breakfast, Lunch

Start your fifth day with breakfast. In the afternoon, be ready to be picked up at the hotel for the scenic lake crossing transfer (boat-car) transfer to Monteverde. The Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is one of the most diverse and rich tropical cloud forests in the New World and home to the resplendent Quetzal and the rare bell bird. Monteverde is not only interesting for the Cloud Forest Reserve’s inhabitants, but also for its founders, the Quakers. After check-in at your hotel, feel free to explore your new surroundings.

  • Overnight in Monteverde
  • Breakfast

Following breakfast, you will hike through the well-marked trails of the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Enjoy an afternoon adventure at the Sky Trek Zip line & Tram tour, it is a system of seven platforms suspended above the ground in the midst of tree boughs. Zip lines attached from one platform to another will allow you to slide with the use of special equipment. In Sky Tram, explore the world famous Cloud Forest of Monteverde in a 5,249 feet ride that would lead you up to Costa Rica Continental Divide.

  • Overnight in Monteverde
  • Breakfast

Have breakfast to start your morning. In the afternoon, you will return to San Jose. The rest of the evening is open at leisure to explore the area of San Antonio de Belen where the hotel is situated.

  • Overnight in San Jose
  • Breakfast

Breakfast at your hotel. Depending on your departure time, you will then be transferred to the international airport for your flight home or take a beach extension.

Tour Accommodation

What's included

•  Meet & greet at the airport
•  Arrival & departure transfers
•  Transfers on an A/C motor coach throughout the itinerary
•  2 nights in San Jose at Park Inn by Radisson Hotel or similar
•  2 nights in Tortuguero at Pachira Lodge or similar
•  1 night in Arenal at Arenal Paraiso or similar
•  2 nights in Monteverde at Trapp Family Lodge or similar
•  12 meals: 7 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 2 dinners
•  Entrance fee to Tortuguero National Parks
•  Monteverde Cloud Forest Tour
•  Sky Trek & Tram Adventure
•  All taxes and service charges

AVAILABILITY

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    Single Supplement
    Price Per Person
     
  • start: Thursday 11/08/2018
    end: Thursday 11/15/2018
    status: Single Supplement + $499
    price: USD 1259
  • start: Thursday 11/22/2018
    end: Thursday 11/29/2018
    status: Single Supplement + $499
    price: USD 1259
  • start: Thursday 12/06/2018
    end: Thursday 12/13/2018
    status: Single Supplement + $499
    price: USD 1259
  • start: Thursday 3/21/2019
    end: Thursday 3/28/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 3/28/2019
    end: Thursday 4/4/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 4/4/2019
    end: Thursday 4/11/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 5/9/2019
    end: Thursday 5/16/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 5/23/2019
    end: Thursday 5/30/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 5/30/2019
    end: Thursday 6/6/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 6/6/2019
    end: Thursday 6/13/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 6/13/2019
    end: Thursday 6/20/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 6/20/2019
    end: Thursday 6/27/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 6/27/2019
    end: Thursday 7/4/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 7/4/20199
    end: Thursday 7/11/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 7/11/2019
    end: Thursday 7/18/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 7/18/2019
    end: Thursday 7/25/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 7/25/2019
    end: Thursday 8/1/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 8/8/2019
    end: Thursday 8/15/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 8/15/2019
    end: Thursday 8/22/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 8/22/2019
    end: Thursday 8/29/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 8/29/2019
    end: Thursday 9/5/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 9/12/2019
    end: Thursday 9/19/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 9/26/2019
    end: Thursday 10/3/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 10/10/2019
    end: Thursday 10/17/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 10/17/2019
    end: Thursday 10/24/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 10/24/2019
    end: Thursday 10/31/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 11/7/2019
    end: Thursday 11/14/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385
  • start: Thursday 11/14/2019
    end: Thursday 11/21/2019
    status: Single Supplement + $549
    price: USD 1385

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Useful info about our trips

  • UPGRADED HOTELS AVAILABLE (for an additional fee)

  • All tours and entrance fees are included

  • All taxes are included and NO HIDDEN FEES

  • International Airfare is not included, but we can book it for you at very competitive rates

  • Alterations

    A transfer fee may be assessed for alterations to packages, itineraries/tours and suggested arrival/departure dates

  • Price are based on double occupancy

    Prices are per person and based on double occupancy. All prices are expressed in US dollars. Prices for vacation packages are subject to change without notice.

  • All travel documents are the responsibility of the passenger.

  • Travel insurance is highly recommended.

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