Looking for guided tour combining cultural interaction with ecotourism activities? This is the place to start. Visit local farms, go hiking in the rainforest to impressive blue waterfalls, take a boat tour at a lake and the relax at the natural hot springs resort all this and more with the local flavor of the Costa Ricans.
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Prices are per person and in U.S. dollars.
Based on a minimum of 2 persons traveling together.
** Children rate applies for children under 10 years old. The child rate applies when the child is sharing the room at least with two adults. Maximum two children per room with two adults.
These rates apply from December 15th, 2019 to December 15th, 2020. Peak Season: December 20th, 2019 to January 5th, 2020 and from easter week (an increase of the prices apply).
Quotation is subject to change according to availability and exchange rates.
After your flight, you will exit the plane and instantly feel the pure Costa Rican air; here your adventure begins. A representative will be waiting for you at the airport to accompany you during your private transfer to your hotel. You will be free to explore San Jose and experience the lively, cultural city. Overnight in San Jose. Meals not included.
Experience the ruins of an old church and learn the history of the first capitol of Costa Rica, Cartago, a city surrounded by mountains. Take in the scent of thousands of flowers while stopping at a local farm along the way, until you reach your next destination. Absorb the beauty of the panoramic view of the Central Valley from the height of one of Central America’s tallest volcanoes, the Irazu Volcano. Later, travel to reach the next destination in the Turrialba Volcano area, a rather unique area that lies in the crossroads of the South-Pacific, Central Valley, and Atlantic Coast. Overnight in Turrialba. Breakfast and dinner included.
From tombs to sculptures, depart early from your hotel to feel the energy of Costa Rica’s ancient civilization on a 2 hour walk at one of the country’s few archeological sites, Guayabo National Momument. Moving on from the dull but powerful artifacts of the ancient times, you will arrive to the vibrant and colored with life CATIE botanical gardens in the valley of Turrialba filled with rare plants from all around the world. Overnight in Turrialba. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner included.
You will leave the beautiful mountains to travel to your next hotel in the Caribbean lowlands of Sarapiqui. Surrounded completely by the jungle, you will walk and explore the nature trails with your guide who will point out many different species of wildlife along the way. Enjoy the sights and sounds and be one with nature as you experience this new temperament. Overnight in Sarapiqui. Breakfast and dinner included.
Learn how farmers in Costa Rica have evolved their practices to coexist with nature and live off the land in a more ecofriendly way at Finca Sura, a local family farm. Tonight learn about the lifecycle of the magnificent butterflies and their importance to the ecosystem and later explore the nocturnal life of the rainforest in an ecological garden located far away from the roads. Overnight in Sarapiqui. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner included.
From the cacao fruit to the final product, you will learn the process to create one of the most delicious desserts in the world, chocolate. After you taste this bittersweet treat, you will set out to your new location in the Arenal Volcano Area. Tonight, enjoy a candlelit dinner at the hotel. Overnight in Arenal. Breakfast and dinner included.
Get your walking shoes on and your cameras ready because today you will experience the many different hues of vivid greens as you explore the rainforest for the very first time, both from the ground and from the treetops, as you will be crossing over the jungle via hanging bridges. The pristine forest only grows in beauty and awe as you continue your trek toward the looming La Fortuna Waterfall, where you can feel one with nature as you swim in its waters. Enjoy a delicious dinner at your hotel. Overnight in Arenal. Breakfast and dinner included.
Today you will meet the empowering and inspirational cloud forest of Tenorio National Park. As the mist parts around you opening the way to the depths of the forest, you will discover the mesmerizing sky blue stream of the Celeste River with natural hot springs and a singular, tranquil waterfall with varied flora and fauna in the background. Enjoy the last dinner at your hotel. Overnight in Arenal. Breakfast and dinner included.
It is not a “good-bye” but a “see you again” as you take your private transfer to Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) to travel back home and reunite with family and friends. Breakfast included.