Rainforest and Exploration, Costa Rica

from price £1799 pp / per night

020 8774 7298

DAY 1:
Arrive at San Jose International Airport where you will be met and transfered to the Costa Rica Marriott hotel San Jose, being only 20 minutes away. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the valley. The Colonial Hacienda designed hotel is situated on a Coffee Plantation.

DAY 2:
Why not relax for the day in this amazing hotel. But if you are eager to go out and about, then why not explore San Jose and the local museums, visit the colourful Central Market and much more for you to discover.

DAY 3:
You will be picked up by a driver at your hotel, and you will be taken to the fascinating Rainforest Aerial Park in the edge of Braulio Carrillo National Park. Once you have arrived, you will get a chance to explore the canopy of the amazing rainforest by the Rainforest Aerial Tram. There will be a stopover to have lunch then check- in at the Rainforest Lodge. Lastly to end the day, you will hike on the nature trails and have an experience to spend a night in the rainforest including a delicious dinner.

DAY 4:
Your guide will arrive around 7:30am to pick you off to head to Tortuguero. On route there will be a stop at a typical restaurant for a complete Costa Rican breakfast. Then the route will be continued and will cross Banana Plantations to get to River Pier take a pontoon boat to Tortuguero. This pontoon boat is a romantic beautiful boat ride where you will get to see wildlife, exotic birds, monkeys and rare Sloth. Once arrived and checked- in at the Aninga Lodge, all meals tours and activities during the next three days in Tortuguero are included. Then you will have the afternoon to relax or explore the area by boat.

DAY 5:
Full day to explore Tortuguero, boat tours, trails and activities are included. You will spend a night at Aninga Lodge with meals included.

DAY 6:
You will be having an early breakfast and departure at mid- morning by boat, then continue by coach. After stopping off to have lunch, a shuttle service will pick you up and drive you to Arenal Volcano Area. And there you will stay for a night at Arenal Kioro Hotel.

Day 07:
Get ready to spend a full day of exploring at Arenal Volcano Area and do several activities.

Day 08:
You will firstly take a boat transfer crossing Arenal Lake to continue to Montevedre Cloud Forest. This tropical forest is situated in the Tilaran Mountains with unique species of Flora and Fauna Monteverde. You will be staying at Hotel Fonda Vela; you will get an appealing view of the distant Gulf or Nicoya and the gardens.

Day 09:
You will have a chance to explore Monteverde and enjoy the multiple activities which will be guided by hotel staff.

Day 10:
You will return by shuttle bus to San Jose and check- in at the Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose.

Day 11:
A private transfer will drop you off- directly to the San Jose International Airport for you to catch your flight back home or why not add on an optional extension to your program.