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Costa RicaNational Park of Manuel Antonio

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Set off on a beautiful journey to Costa Rica. From delicious local gastronomy and stunning natural sites to abundant wildlife, there is something here for everyone. Seize the opportunity to hike in tropical rainforests, enjoy leisurely days on the beach, feel the adrenaline rush of zip-lining & canopy walks in the Cloud Forest, and experience total body relaxation at Tabacón hot springs....

Set off on a beautiful journey to Costa Rica. From delicious local gastronomy and stunning natural sites to abundant wildlife, there is something here for everyone. Seize the opportunity to hike in tropical rainforests, enjoy leisurely days on the beach, feel the adrenaline rush of zip-lining & canopy walks in the Cloud Forest, and experience total body relaxation at Tabacón hot springs.

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  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Seaside
    Seaside
  • Air sports
    Air sports
  • Jungle
    Jungle
  • Horseback riding
    Horseback riding

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Day 1: Bienvenido a Costa Rica! 

Let the adventure begin!

• Upon arrival, our representative will greet you at the airport

• You'll also receive a detailed travel kit

• Transfer to your hotel in San José

Visited:
Juan Santamaria, San José
Accommodation
Night at Presidente (San José)

Day 2: Coffee tour & animal rescue center

• Head out on a guided coffee plantation visit to learn about theproduction process on an active farm

• After, stroll over to an animal rescue center near a beautiful waterfall

• Enjoy a yummy buffet lunch before returning to your hotel (included)

Visited:
San José
Accommodation
Night at Presidente (San José)

Day 3: Transfer to La Fortuna

• Today, transfer to La Fortuna

• Check-in and take the rest of the day to enjoy the property and the area 

Accommodation
Night at Arenal Volcano Inn (La Fortuna)

Day 4: Lava trails & thermal pools

• Set off on a guided hike in the Arenal Volcano National Park

• After the hike, sooth your achy muscles at the Tabacón hot springs

• Enjoy a delicious dinner at the hot springs before returning to your accommodation (included)

Visited:
La Fortuna
Accommodation
Night at Arenal Volcano Inn (La Fortuna)

Day 5: Off to Monteverde

Enjoy the ride...

• You'll be picked up by your guide for a scenic journey across the Arenal Dam Lake

• Arrive in Monteverde and spend the rest of the day at leisure

Visited:
Monteverde ReserveArenal See
Accommodation
Monteverde Country Lodge (Monteverde)

Day 6: Zip-lining and canopy walk

Come fly with me...

• Experience the Cloud Forest from the unique perspective of hanging bridges of various heights and lengths

• Get a quick adrenaline fix at the excellent zip-line course, followed by lunch

Accommodation
Monteverde Country Lodge (Monteverde)

Day 7: Beach day in Manuel Antonio

Sand, sun & sea...

• take a private transfer to the Pacific coast

• Known for its vast diversity of tropical plants and wildlife, Manuel Antonio encompasses rugged rainforest, white-sand beaches and coral reefs

• The beach is accessible by well kept hiking trails

Accommodation
Costa Verde (Manuel Antonio)

Day 8: Park excursion

• Meet your guide for a private visit to the Manuel Antonio National Park (closed Mondays)

• The park offers easy hiking trails and is a fantastic place to spot wildlife: capuchin monkeys, coatis, morpho butterflies and sloths

• After the visit, you will have time to go swimming and enjoy the beach

Accommodation
Costa Verde (Manuel Antonio)

Day 9: Day at leisure

• Spend the day at leisure

• If you prefer a more active day, here are some suggestions for optional activities:

Kayak or boat excursion to nearby islands or mangroves

• Go horseback Riding

• Go for a thrilling nighttime jungle walk

• Or, simply relax at the beach or at the hotel pool

Visited:
Costa verde
Accommodation
Costa Verde (Manuel Antonio)

Day 10: Departure day

• A private transfer will take you to Juan Santa María International Airport

• Where to next?

Visited:
Juan Santamaria

Juan SantamariaSan JoséLa FortunaSan JoséMonteverde ReserveArenal SeeManuel AntonioCosta verde

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Included in the price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent

Not included in the price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
Book your flights to Costa Rica
International flights are not included in this trip. Thanks to our partnership with Option Way, you can take advantage of booking your flights directly with your local agent.
Check out the many benefits:
  • Competitive rates
  • All-inclusive prices with no hidden fees
  • Your local agent Veronika, in Costa Rica, will inform you of any changes to your flights
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