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Costa Rica Summer Rates:
$1385 Per Person


November 1, 2013 to April 30, 2014
July 01 to August 31, 2014

$1,385 (Car Rental)
$1,620 (Private Transfer)

Except Christmas, New Years & Easter Week

Rates are per person / double occupancy

Discounts Season Rates:
$1290 Per Person


May 01 to June 30, 2014
September 01 to October 31, 2014


$1,290 (Car Rental)
$1,575 (Private Transfer)

Rates are per person / double occupancy

Included
    Price includes:
    Transfer In
    2 nts/ Buena Vista/ Dlx Balcony Room (B)
    Poás Volcano, Doka Coffee Tour and La Paz Tour
    Private transportation or car rental services
    3 nts / Arenal Volcano Inn/ Std Dlx Room (B)
    ATV Tour to Private Farm
    Sarapiqui River Whitewater Rafting (class III-IV)
    Horseback riding to La Fortuna Waterfall
    Arenal by Night & Tabacón Hot Springs Tour
    2 nts/ Hotel Costa Verde/ Studio Room
    Manuel Antonio National Park Tour
    1 nt / Holiday Inn Express/ Std Room (B)
    Transfer out
Notes:
  • Rates are per person / Double Occupancy and include all taxes
  • Rates are per person, double occupancy Daily departures Included all taxes

VOLCANOES AND WILDLIFE ADVENTURE

With this itinerary you will enjoy great quality of mountain and beach accommodations plus the best activities in each area. You will have it all, rafting, horseback riding, hiking, even an ATV tour all to see majestic volcanoes, unique waterfalls and white sand beaches all surrounded by nature and wildlife.

Day 1 : Arrival to San José

Upon arrival to the Juan Santamaría International Airport one of our representatives will meet you at the gate and will provide private transfer to your hotel for your first night in Costa Rica.

Night at Hotel Buena Vista, Deluxe Balcony Room (B)

Day 2 : Poas Volcano, Doka State & La Paz Waterfalls Garden

To get to the different attractions included during this excursion we will drive by the city of Alajuela passing by the Agriculture Monument, the Monument to Juan Santamaria and the famous Mango Park. As we ascend towards the Poás Volcano we will notice the change in temperature and vegetation; we will see coffee plantations as well as fern, flower and strawberry farms along the way, creating a beautiful landscape. On the way to the volcano we will visit Doka Coffee Estate for a delicious breakfast and a coffee tour, in an actual coffee plantation where we will learn about the ancient techniques used by the experts to produce one of the best coffees in Costa Rica. Learn about the careful process involved on the cultivation, harvesting and roasting of the Golden Bean. After the coffee tour we will continue to Poás Volcano where we will not only admire the impressive main crater with its sulfur fumaroles, but also learn about the different ecosystems in this beautiful national park.

Following the visit to the volcano we will continue to La Paz Water Fall Garden for lunch and tour. On arrival to the La Paz, we will walk through a trail, leading to a spectacular waterfall in the middle of the rainforest. Inside the park we will also visit the hummingbird gallery, the Serpentarium, the bird house, the butterfly garden and the frog’s exhibit.
Includes: Transportation, bilingual guide, entrance fee to Poas Volcano National Park, to la Paz Waterfall Gardens and to the coffee tour, breakfast and lunch.

Night at Hotel Buena Vista, Deluxe Balcony Room (B)

Day 3 : Poas - Arenal

Morning private transportation will be provided to the Arenal Volcano. Duration 3 1/2 hours

At the afternoon enjoy an ATV Tour to Private Farm
We start at La Pradera Hotel, after a little explanation of how to drive, the security rules and a driving practice, we will go to a private farm, through a beautiful scenery of nature, trees, birds and animals, we will enjoy all the way to the a very high point on the base of the volcano from there you can see the all area of the Arenal and of course the majestic Arenal Volcano, there we will have a drink and after a break we are all set for the rest of the adventure. We will drive to the Arenal River going through La Guaria town, once at the river you can take a shower rest for a while and come back to the Restaurant to have a delicious lunch or dinner.

Night at Arenal Volcano Inn, Standard Superior Room (B,D)

Day 4 : Sarapiqui River Whitewater Rafting (class III-IV)

The Sarapiquí River is one of Costa Rica’s most-exuberant rivers for some of the best rafting Costa Rica has to offer!
This Costa Rica tour is for adventurous paddlers -- You’ll get over 2 hours of paddling near the Arenal Volcano with more than 20 continuous, class-3-4 rapids along more than 10 kms of lush, vibrant Costa Rica rainforest. Bring on the adrenaline!!! Experienced and first-time whitewater rafters love the Sarapiqui River for full-day, class 3-4 whitewater rafting in Costa Rica.
We'll pick you up at your La Fortuna Costa Rica hotel and travel through small, Costa Rican villages to the quaint town of San Miguel de Sarapiquí. Once at our private entrance at the Sarapiquí River, our experienced Costa Rican adventure rafting guides will give you a thorough safety talk, get you set up with our top-quality adventure gear such as your Pro-Tec helmet, NRS life jacket and paddle and then you're off – you'll be paddling for more than 2 hours! Make your way through exciting rapids like “The Pipeline,” “The Terminator,” and “Dos Locos” -- We'll stop along the way for a refreshing, tropical fruit break. After your Arenal rafting trip, we take you out for a typical Costa Rican “casado” lunch. You'll return to the La Fortuna area and your hotel around 4:00PM

Night at Arenal Volcano Inn, Standard Superior Room (B,L)

Day 5 : Arenal

Today you will enjoy the following tours:

Horseback riding to La Fortuna Waterfall
A beautiful example of the Costa Rican country site will be found along the way, cattle farms and agriculture, also the chance to see some birds as oropéndolas and toucans. After that you have to walk five hundred meters into the forest to get to the waterfall, which is 70 meters high. At the base of the waterfall there is a "natural pool" where we can swim in the fresh water of La Fortuna river for about one hour.

At the afternoon you wil enjoy the:

Arenal by Night & Hot Springs Tour
The Arenal Volcano is active since 1968, it constantly ejects gases, water, fumaroles and explosions with pyroclastic material emissions, and sometimes the eruptions are accompanied with powerful thunders. The lava flows come out of the crater with a temperature up to 1 000 Centigrade. As the lava flows down it slowly cools off. A short hike in one of the trails close to the volcano area will give you the chance to enjoy some forest and the activity around it. Later at the hot springs you can enjoy a healthy and relaxing soak, it is also possible to see the Arenal Volcano erupting from a comfortable spa. On this tour you can choose between: Tabacón, Ecotermales, and Baldí Hot Springs (upon availability).

Night at Arenal Volcano Inn, Standard Superior Room (B,D)

Day 6 : Arenal - Manuel Antonio

After breakfast, private transfer to Manuel Antonio, Quepos. Duration 3 1/2 hours

Located in Manuel Antonio, a veritable treasure chest of natural beauty, the hotel is surrounded by lush tropical rainforest, inviting sand beaches and nearby rafting rivers.

Night at Costa Verde, Studio Room

Day 7 : Manuel Antonio

Morning guided tour to Manuel Antonio National Park
This is Costa Rica's number one visitors' spot for the first time! Take a leisurely hike with a highly trained, well-educated Costa Rican naturalist guide through the exotic, bio-diverse tropical rain forest preserved in our 34 year old national treasure, Manuel Antonio National Park. Watch sloths and numerous species of monkeys travel through the tree canopy; iguanas resting in the tropical rain forest, and listen to the songs of the various birds as they glide above you, curiously looking for adventure. See how many different kinds of flora and fauna you can spot just in the span of a 2 1/2 hour nature walk or hike. And at the end, enjoy some local fresh fruits and refreshments.

Afternoon at leisure

Night at Costa Verde, Studio Room

Day 8 : Manuel Antonio - San José

After breakfast, take private transfer to San José. Duration 3 1/2 hours

Night at Holiday Inn Express, Standard Room (B)


Day 9 : Departure

Transfer will be provided to the Juan Santamaría International Airport.

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