San Jose OR Arenal - La Fortuna OR Papagayo - Ocotal OR Tortuguero
Enjoy a romantic escape from the extraordinary Tortuguero National Park, surrounded by a network of very scenic canals, this is considered one of the most exotic regions of the world, characterized by its rich in flora and fauna; to the northeast plains of Arenal along with all the adventure and nature this famous area offers such as rafting, hikes, lake kayaking, boat rides, zip lining, enjoy a nice dinner or just relax in the thermal waters; and obviously relax in a romantic boutique hotel in one of the most beautiful Pacific beaches at the Papagayo Gulf, the best memories in a great and peaceful location.
DAY BY DAY
Day 1: Welcome to Costa Rica
Once you have passed immigration and customs and exited the airport doors, you will meet one of our travel representatives with a sign reading your name. He will drive you to your San Jose hotel. Overnight at Presidente Hotel or similar.
Day 2: Enjoy the ride to Tortuguero
At a time to be determinated, you will be picked up from your hotel by the Evergreen Lodge Guides and Staff. You will be traveling with a bilingual naturalist guide as you drive through Braulio Carrillo National Park, where you have the opportunity to see beautiful views and abundant vegetation. On the drive to Tortuguero you will stop for breakfast at El Ceibo Restaurant. After breakfast, continue to Caño Blanco/Pavona dock. At Caño Blanco/Pavona, you will board the covered boat for the 90 minute ride to the lodge. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included) Overnight at Evergreen Lodge or similar.
Day 3: Visit Tortuguero National Park
Ride a boat through the canals (entrance fee to the park is not included) or just relax. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included) Overnight at Evergreen Lodge or similar.
Day 4: Meet the stunning Arenal Volcano
Nestled within the flat, rich lands of San Carlos, the Arenal Volcano rises up from the rainforest like a natural monument. One of many remarkable sights in the area, this mountain of fire symbolizes the adventure and mysticism of the region. (Breakfast & Lunch included) Overnight at Arenal Springs Hotel or similar.
Day 5: Morning La Fortuna Waterfall Tour
You will contemplate the 230 foot waterfalls. Then, you will begin your hike down into a beautiful trail a hanging bridge, with handrails through a wonderful rain forest until you reach the cascading pool. Here you might consider going swimming into these cold waters or rest on the several rock outcroppings found along the river banks.
Day 5: Afternoon Arenal Hanging Bridges
This tour takes place on a 600-acre reserve filled with lush vegetation and a variety of birds and animals which your experienced guide will help you spot. The trail itself is 1.9 miles (3.1 km) in length, crossing nine fixed bridges and 6 suspension bridges and is laid out at a maximum grade of 7 degrees so that anyone can walk it. (Breakfast included) Overnight at Arenal Springs Hotel or similar.
Day 6: Canyoning Experience
There are 4 rappels, 3 waterfalls and 1 canyon wall, ranging in height from 50 meters (130ft) to 20 meters (45ft); all are guaranteed to get your blood moving! We have constructed trails that lead you from waterfall to waterfall through the canyon; it’s like being in a national park. (Breakfast & lunch included) Overnight at Arenal Springs Hotel or similar.
Day 7: Enjoy the sun and sand
At a time TBD, check out from the hotel and board the van for the 4 hour drive to the Papagayo region (Breakfast included) Overnight at Bosque del Mar Playa Hermosa or similar.
Day 8: Beach Tour & Snorkeling
Guanacaste province offers you a great variety of beaches and hot spots. The best way you know the most important places in one day is taking the beach tour. (Breakfast & Lunch included) Overnight at Bosque del Mar Playa Hermosa or similar.
Day 9: Free day at leisure to enjoy the sun and the beach
(Breakfast included) Overnight at Bosque del Mar Playa Hermosa or similar.
Day 10: Departure day.
This day you will be picked up at your hotel for a transfer to the Daniel Oduber International Airport. Please take note that you must check in with your departure airline carrier at least 3 hours prior to your departure time. (Breakfast included).
Private Transfer San José International Airport - San Jose Hotel
One night in one Standard Room - Breakfast Included at Presidente Hotel in San Jose
Regular Land / Boat Transfer to Evergreen Lodge
2 nights in one Standard Room - Three Daily Meals Included at Evergreen Hotel in Tortuguero
Tortuguero Canals Tour
Town of Tortuguero Visit
Private Transfer Guapiles – Arenal area
3 nights in one Junior Suite room - breakfast Included at Arenal Springs Hotel
La Fortuna Waterfall by car
Arenal Hanging Bridges
Private transfer Arenal – Papagayo
3 nights in one Junior Suite room – breakfast included at Playa Hermsosa Bosque del Mar
Beach Tour & Snorkeling
Private transfer Playa Hermosa Bosque del Mar – LIR International Airport
|AFFORDABLE||$ 1,999||Hotel Presidente - Hotel Arenal Springs - Hotel Bosque del Mar - Evergreen Lodge|
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Our Costa Rica experts will be pleased to discuss hotel options, room upgrades or changes to the itinerary as well as work with you to set up tours and activities.