Specially for nature lovers

Looking for a special vacation? We invited you to discover the biodiversity of Costa Rica. These are ideal packages to enjoy some of the most important places for ecotourism in Costa Rica.

Pachira Lodge, Tortuguero, Costa RicaPackage # 1: (09 days/08 nights) -San José-Tortuguero-Arenal-Monteverde-San José

Corcovado National Park, Costa RicaPackage # 2: (10 days/ 09 nights) - Alajuela - Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge - Arenal  -Manuel Antonio - Alajuela

La Cusinga, Ballena Bay, Costa RicaPackage # 3: (12 days/ 11 nights) - San Jose - Arenal -Monteverde- Corcovado- Uvita beach- San Jose

Package # 1: (09 days/08 nights) -San José-Tortuguero-Arenal-Monteverde-San José

This package combines the jungle trip adventure of Tortuguero Canals with the majestic of an active Arenal Volcano and the mystical Cloud Forest in Monteverde Biological Reserve.

Day 01: San Jose

Upon your arrival to the International Airport, our driver will pick you up and transfer you to Presidente hotel. A four-star, 100-room hotel in the heart of San José downtown, Costa Rica, Presidente hotel is located on the corner of the Central Avenue Pedestrian Boulevard and Seventh Street, just 20 minutes from Costa Rica International Airport (SJO). Guests staying at the Hotel Presidente will be gratified by its ideal location, only a few blocks from the most important cultural and historical landmarks in San Jose city: National Theatre, and the Gold Museum, Overnight at Presidente hotel.

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Day 02: San Jose/ Tortuguero National Park

Tour to Tortuguero National Park. Typical breakfast included on the way, visit  to a banana plantation. Boat transfer to your lodge. Lunch. In the afternoon visit to Tortuguero town and the small museum of the Caribbean Conservation Corporation. Dinner. Overnight at Pachira Lodge. Pachira lodge is strategically located only 5 minutes away from the extraordinary Tortuguero National Park, and right across the main "canal" facing the town of Tortuguero. 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.

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Day 03: Tortuguero National Park
 
Early in the morning boat ride to the National Park, hidden canals and lagoons around the park. Breakfast. Hiking in the area. Lunch. Free afternoon to enjoy the area. Dinner. Overnight at Pachira Lodge.

Day 04: Tortuguero National Park/ Arenal

Breakfast.  Departure to Siquirres to continue to  Arenal Volcano area. Box lunch.   The very active Arenal Volcano frequently emits sounds of violent explosions, attended by clouds of gray, brown, and orange gases.  Dinner.  Overnight at Arenal Paraíso Hotel, which offers spectacular views of the nightly showers of lava and glowing rocks discharged from the volcano, from the private balcony.

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Day 05: Arenal
Breakfast . Free morning. In the afternoon visit to Arenal Volcano National Park and Tabacón hot springs, where the hot springs flow from the veins of the splendorous and active Arenal Volcano. Enjoy this natural wonder of Costa Rica and soothing feeling in any of mineral pools. Buffet dinner. Overnight at Arenal  Paraíso Hotel.

Day 06: Arenal/ Monteverde Cloud Forest

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Monteverde Cloud Forest, where you may spot birds such as the silvery-throated jay, spangled-checked tanager, black-thighed grosbeak, and the yellow-throated finch. Free afternoon, we recommend you to visit Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, one of the richest and most diverse tropical cloud forests in the world. Dinner. Overnight at the Trapp Family Lodge. The nearest hotel to the famous Monteverde Cloud forest Reserve, the Trapp Family Lodge offers the feeling of being in the middle of a charming cloud forest. The mountain suites have a spectacular view to the Monteverde Reserve.

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Day 07: Monteverde Cloud Forest
After a delicious early morning breakfast, you will be taken to Selvatura walkways; it’s an unforgettable experience, the excitement of looking to one side and seeing the tops of the trees and at the same time feel the sensation of walking among the clouds. Selvatura walkways is a unique system of suspension bridges that zigzag through deep canyons at the level of the treetops. Free afternoon. Dinner.  Overnight at Trapp Family Lodge.

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Day 08: Monteverde Cloud Forest/ San Jose
Enjoy breakfast, then you will be transferred from Monteverde to San José. Overnight at Presidente Hotel

Day 09: San Jose/ Flight home

Breakfast and private transfer to the airport to your flight back home.
Includes:

Ground transportation: Airport - San José hotel - Airport.

Transfers to Arenal and Monteverde with the shuttle bus.

02 nights in San José

02 nights in Tortuguero.

02 nights in Arenal.

02 nights in Monteverde.

08 breakfasts, 03 lunches and 06 dinners.

Tours: Tortuguero National Park 03 days/02 nights (includes: transportation, guide, 03 meals, visit to the town and the small museum, visit to the National Park ( entrance to the park $10 and $2 Tortuguero small museum is not included), hiking in the area (depending of the weather).

Hotel Taxes.

Entrance fee: Arenal Volcano National Park, Tabacón Hot Springs, Selvatura walkways.

Optional in Tortuguero: Tour to see the turtles nesting at nighs from July to October $30,00 per person

Rate: From $1073 per person on double occupancy

Rate Válid until November 30, 2017

Important note: Rates in US dollars, valid just for this quotation.

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Package # 2: (10 days/ 09 nights) - Alajuela- -Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge– Arenal Volcano -Manuel Antonio - Alajuela

With this package you will visit Caño Negro Wildlife refuge, Arenal Volcano area, Rincon de la Vieja National Park and Manuel Antonio National Park considered to be one of the most beautiful parks in all of Costa Rica, with white sandy beaches and scenic walking trails.

Day 01:  Alajuela
Arrival to the airport where our driver will meet and transfer you to your hotel. Overnight at Holiday Inn Express,  located only two minutes away from Costa Rica’s main airport, Juan Santamaria. With free 24 hour shuttle service to cater to all flight patterns. The easy access to the Inter-American Highway make this Holiday Inn Express the perfect stop for travelers exploring Costa Rica’s beaches and national parks. To ensure you have an amazing stay the hotel provide you with free wireless Internet in the lobby & high speed Internet in the guest rooms, an outdoor pool, a vivid entertainment area, free parking, and much more.

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Day 02: Alajuela / Caño Negro Wildlife refuge
After enjoying breakfast pick the Daihatsu Bego up at your hotel. Departure to Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge. These amazing wetlands are located in the northern zone of Costa Rica, close to the small village of Los Chiles in the Province of Alajuela. Caño Negro is mainly conformed by the Caño Negro Lagoon and the Rio Frio. It has an extension of 9960 Hs., and it is one of the most important biological areas of the country and the four most important wetlands area in the world. Caño Negro Wild Life Refuge was declared "Wildlife Area of International Importance" in 1991.   Free afternoon to enjoy the area. Dinner. Overnight at Caño Negro Natural Lodge. This small nature lodge is the best option in the village of Caño Negro, and it's well located right near the canals and lagoons. If you really want to visit the Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge, either for bird-watching and wildlife viewing or for fishing, this is a very good choice.

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Day 03: Caño Negro Wildlife refuge
Breakfast. Tour to Caño Negro Wetland, it is an excellent ecological place in Costa Rica with an ecosystem of more than 350 species of birds, as well as of the Basilisk emerald, iguanas, turtles, Cayman and many others. To enjoy a journey through the wetland in our comfortable and safe boats in company of experienced guides who know the area thoroughly. Free afternoon. Dinner. Overnight at Caño Negro Natural Lodge.

Day 04: Caño Negro Wildlife refuge/ Arenal

After breakfast departure to Arenal Area. In the afternoon visit to Tabacon Hot Springs where you can sooth your muscles in the clear, relaxing thermal springs. Buffet dinner. Overnight at Arenal Springs Hotel. The hotel features colonial style rooms, with all the amenities, the rooms have private terrace, king or queen size beds, air conditioning, cable TV, refrigerator, private bathroom, lush tropical gardens, swimming pools and view of the Arenal Volcano.

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Day 05: Arenal/ Rincon de la Vieja National Park
After enjoying breakfast departure to Rincon de la Vieja area. Rincon de la Vieja is the largest volcano in the country's northwest, comprises a remote volcanic complex in the Guanacaste Range. At least nine eruptive vents are located within a 15-kilometer-wide caldera. The twin cone of 1,916 meter Santa Maria volcano, the highest peak of the Rincon complex, features an inactive crater 500 meters across. Arrival to Hacienda Guachipelin. The Hacienda borders the popular Rincon de la Vieja National Park. Since 1985, Hacienda Guachipelin has also been hosting a steady flow of visitors, helping them enjoy the natural beauty of the ranch and the neighboring national park, where you will experience volcanic activity as in no other volcano in Costa Rica. Lunch. Free afternoon to enjoy the area. Dinner. Overnight at Hacienda Guachipelin.

Day 06: Rincon de la Vieja National Park
Breakfast. Rio Negro Tubing Adventure: After a 45 minute horseback ride through the dry forest, we get to the changing rooms, where we can get ready to go tubing. After a short walk, we get to the base of La Victoria Waterfall, to receive a short safety breaking. Then each one gets his own personal round raft, to get his adrenalin pumping as he rides the white water rapids in the Rio Negro, for an hour and a half. Then we go to the changing rooms and get the horses to go back to the lodge. Lunch. Dinner. Overnight at Hacienda Guachipelìn.

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 Day 07: Rincon de la Vieja National Park/ Manuel Antonio beach

After breakfast departure to Manuel Antonio beach. Manuel Antonio National Park is so popular because of its expensive white sand beaches The principal habitants are primary forest, secondary forest, mangrove swamps, lagoons and beach vegetation. There is quite a varied fauna with a lot of species of mammals and birds. Overnight at La Mansion Inn,  this luxury ocean view resort is located in Manuel Antonio, only 2 kms from  Manuel Antonio National Park one of the natural zoos of the world. Combining this exotic setting with the finest foods, services and amenities available, the hotel offers you the best of both worlds for your enjoyment.

Day 08: Manuel Antonio beach
Breakfast. Free day to enjoy the beach and the area. Overnight at La Mansion Inn.

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Day 09: Manuel Antonio beach/Alajuela
Breakfast. Free morning. Departure to Alajuela area. Drop the rental car off at your hotel. Overnight at Holiday Inn Express hotel.

Day 10: Alajuela / Flight back
After breakfast our driver will pick you up and transfer you to the International Airport for your flight back home.

Includes:


·    Ground transportation: Airport – Alajuela  hotel- Airport.

·    Car rental: Daihatsu Bego 4x4 with regular insurance from day 02 to day 09

·    02 nights in Alajuela

.    02 nights in Caño Negro Lodge

·    01 night in Arenal.

·    02 nights in Rincon de la Vieja

·    02 nights in Manuel Antonio beach

·    Meals:  09 Breakfasts, 02 lunches and 05 dinners.

·    Tour: Caño Negro wetland, entrance fee to Tabacon Hot Springs, Rio Negro tubing adventure.
 

Rate: From $ 1415 per person on double occupancy

Rate Válid until November 30, 2017

Important note: Rates in US dollars, valid just for this quotation.

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Package # 3: (12 days/ 11 nights) - San Jose - Arenal -Monteverde- Corcovado National Park- Uvita beach- San Jose

If you are a nature lover this package is perfect for you: from the active Arenal Volcano to the magical Monteverde Cloud Forest, feel the intense of nature at Corcovado National Park and spend the last days resting at a beautiful beach surrounded by lush tropical vegetation.

 

Day 01: San Jose

Arrival to San Jose where our driver will meet and transfer you to Country Inn and Suites hotel. Located in San Jose, 10 minutes away from the international airport. The Country Inn & Suites provides guests with cozy, comfortable lodging in San Jose, surrounded by a lovely tropical atmosphere. The hotel features rooms and suites offer air conditioning, cable TV, coffee maker, laundry service, telephone, hair dryer, iron/ironing board and much more. Overnight Country Inn and suites hotel.

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Day 02: San Jose/ Arenal

After enjoying breakfast tour to Arenal Volcano and Tabacon Hot Springs. The Arenal Volcano is one of the most active volcanoes in the Americas. From our observation point, you will feel the ground tremble and see the night sky explode with ash and lava in a natural display of fireworks. Typical lunch in a restaurant near Arenal Volcano. Next, we will visit the hot springs of Tabacon where you can relax in the soothing waters and be caressed by the cool night air while observing the volcano. At a convenient time after your arrival, we will treat you to a splendid buffet dinner at the resort. On this tour we will also visit the town of Sarchi, well known for the beauty of the handcrafts that they produce. Overnight at Arenal Volcano Inn hotel, a small and cozy hotel, located on the way to the volcano, the hotel has two swimming pools, one for adults and one for children, plus a Jacuzzi with temperate water, bar, restaurant, spa, and all of the rooms with view to Arenal Volcano, equipped with air conditioning, mini bar, private bathroom, hot water and terrace.

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Day 03: Arenal/ Monteverde Cloud forest

After breakfast, land and boat transfer to Monteverde Cloud Forest. one of the richest and most diverse tropical cloud forests in the world. Free afternoon to enjoy the area. Overnight at Claro de Luna Hotel. Located on a small farm, Claro de Luna hotel has great views of the Gulf of Nicoya (Pacific) and the mountains of Monteverde. The most beautiful Mahogany wood house nicely finished with an excellent ambiance special decorated rooms. Claro de Luna B&B offers comfortable rooms with spacious, private bathroom with hot water. The hotel is surrounded by lovely tropical gardens and in the mornings a delicious breakfast awaits you.

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Day 04: Monteverde Cloud Forest

After breakfast, you will be taken to the Walkways; this is a unique system of suspension bridges that zigzag through deep canyons at the level of the treetops and also enjoy the canopy tour adventure, then you will have free afternoon to enjoy other attractions of the area. Overnight at Claro de Luna Hotel.

 

Day 05: Monteverde Cloud Forest/ San Jose

After enjoying breakfast, transfer to San Jose city. Overnight at Country Inn and suites hotel.

 

Day 06: San Jose/ Corcovado National Park

Breakfast. Transfer to Sansa airport for your domestic air flight to Drake Bay. Land and boat transfer to Pirate Cove. Lunch. Free afternoon to enjoy the beach. Dinner. Overnight at Pirate Cove, a small hotel, consisting of comfortable cabins and bungalows, located on Osa Peninsula, the most bio-diversified area of Costa Rica. In Pirate Cove you will experience the true pristine and nature beauty of Costa Rica and nearby Corcovado National Park.
Drake Bay is an oasis of natural beauty and peace in our increasingly hectic world. The hotel offers a simpler lifestyle that is more in tune with nature. However, this version of eco-tourism doesn't mean you'll sleep rough! All beds have orthopedic mattresses. All cabins and bungalows at Pirate Cove Hotel have hot water showers and 24-hour electricity. A delicious European-Costa Rican style cooking, homemade bread ,and deserts receive very high praise.

 

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Day 07:Corcovado National Park

You have to wake up really early to eat breakfast and be ready to leave for the park before 7:00 a.m.
Corcovado National Park is probably the most isolated and beautiful park in the country. You can see all four Costa Rican species of monkeys there. Bring your bird book because there are over 400 species in the area. However, it's not easy spotting them among the dense primary rain forest.
Watch your step so you don't get in the way of the army ants. Your guide will show you strange and wonderful trees such as the "Leche de Vaca" (which the Indians used to cure ulcers) and the "Walking Tree" (which actually moves several inches each year). He will explain more or less how this special ecosystem functions, although the greatest experts admit they may know less than half of the total species that live here. There may be one hundred different types of trees in one hundred meters. At midday you stop to eat your picnic lunch on a deserted beach or else swim at San Pedrillo waterfall. The 4-5 hour walk is not terribly difficult but be prepared for a lot of ups and downs through the uneven jungle. You will be ready for a shower and a snooze when you return to the hotel. Dinner. Overnight at Pirate Cove.

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Day 08: Corcovado National Park/ Snorkeling in Caño Island

After breakfast, tour to Caño Island, Caño Island consists of approximately 200 hectares (500 acres) and lies 15 kilometers offshore. The waters are also filled with treasure. For snorkeling the island is fantastic. The blue water is home to many tropical Pacific reef fish, just a few meters from the white sand beach you will find creatures ranging from angelfish to the occasional small reef shark. This tour lasts all day and includes a picnic lunch and snorkeling equipment. Dinner. Overnight at Pirate Cove.

 

Day 09: Corcovado National Park/ Uvita Beach

After enjoying breakfast, transfer to Uvita beach with the shuttle bus. Free afternoon to enjoy the beach and the area. Overnight at La Cusinga Lodge.La Cusinga Lodge is a coastal rain forest eco lodge dedicated to marine and terrestrial conservation and environmental education. Its location on the southern Pacific coast provides guests with sweeping ocean views and a relaxing beach vacation. In addition La Cusinga is part of a private nature reserve that supplies the visitor with an unparalleled look at Costa Rican wildlife and rain forest. The reserve consists primarily of 250 hectares of virgin rain forest that borders thousands of more acres of privately protected forest. On Costa Rica’s still wild south-western Pacific coast, La Cusinga Lodge borders Ballena Marine National Park which was developed to protect the humpback whales that frequent the coast. La Cusinga Lodge was established in order to share the unique site with Costa Ricans as well as international visitors. Besides getting exposure to rural Costa Rican culture and beautiful vistas, visitors have access to highly prolific areas of primary tropical rain forest.

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Day 10: Uvita Beach

Breakfast. Free day to enjoy the area. Overnight at La Cusinga Lodge.

 

Day 11: Uvita Beach/ San Jose

Breakfast. Private transfer to San Jose. Overnight at Country Inn and suites hotel.

 

Day 12: San Jose/ Flight back home

After breakfast, our driver will pick you up and transfer you to the International Airport for your flight back home.

 

Includes:

Ground transportation: Airport - San Jose hotel- Airport.

Land and boat transportation from Arenal to Monteverde

Shuttle bus transportation: from Monteverde to San Jose, from Sierpe to Uvita

Private transfer from Uvita to San Jose

Domestic air flight from San Jose to Drake Bay

Land and boat transportation from Palmar to Drake Bay

03 nights in San Jose

01 night in Arenal

02 nights in Monteverde

03 nights in Corcovado

02 nights in Uvita Beach

Meals: 11 Breakfasts, 04 lunches and 04 dinners.

Tours: entrance fee to Tabacon Hot Springs, canopy and hanging bridges, Corcovado National Park, snorkeling in Caño Island.

Rate: From $1696 per person on double occupancy

Rate válid until November 30, 2017

Important note: Rates in US dollars, valid just for this quotation.

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