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Bring your loved ones on an exciting trip to Costa Rica! On this journey, you will hike in the beautiful La Paz Waterfall Gardens, go Whitewater Rafting at the Balsa River, discover the local wildlife and nature, go on exciting Zip-line rides and relaxing days on the beach. And of course, you will have lots of opportunities for quality family time together!...

Bring your loved ones on an exciting trip to Costa Rica! On this journey, you will hike in the beautiful La Paz Waterfall Gardens, go Whitewater Rafting at the Balsa River, discover the local wildlife and nature, go on exciting Zip-line rides and relaxing days on the beach. And of course, you will have lots of opportunities for quality family time together!

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Trip highlights
  • Jungle
    Jungle
  • Beach
    Beach
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking
  • Water sports
    Water sports

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Day 1: Welcome to Costa Rica!

Let the journey begin

Upon arrival our representative will greet you on Juan Santamaría Airport, handle your Travel kit and take you to your hotel in San José for the first night. 

No meals included.

ON Hotel Autentico. 

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

Day 2: Off to La Fortuna area with stopover at La Paz Waterfall Gardens 

Today, be picked by a private transportation to La Fortuna area. On the way made a stop at La Paz Waterfall Gardens for a self-guidehike into the property, visiting the butterfly gardens, hummingbirds farm, waterfalls among other attractions.Enjoy a wonderful buffet lunch upon finishing the visit to the waterfall viewpoint and from there, continue your way to La Fortuna to enjoy your hotel’s own Hot Springs


Breakfast and Lunch included.


ON Arenal Springs

Visited:
La Fortuna
Accommodation
Night at Arenal Springs Resort (La Fortuna)

Day 3: Rafting at Balsa River Class II - III

Early in the morning you will be picked up to enjoy a unique adventure through the crystal-clear waters of Balsa River. These rapids are enough to provide you with some great adrenaline filled moments.

Enjoy this unforgettable experience, surrounded by amazing landscape with a lot of vegetation, river birds and monkeys.

You are going to go rafting among rapids classes 3 and 2 to then enjoy a warm lunch before heading back to your hotel for the day.

Breakfast and Lunch included.

ON Arenal Springs

Visited:
La Fortuna
Accommodation
Night at Arenal Springs Resort (La Fortuna)

Day 4: Off to Monteverde by Arenal Lake

Today, be picked up to Travel through the Arenal Dam Lake and enjoy beautiful views while getting to Monteverde.A shuttle will pick you up at your hotel and from there to a Dock in the Dam, while enjoying the view, watch out for wildlife around!After arriving to another dock, you will be taken to your lodge in Monteverde. During the late afternoon, enjoy a nice nocturnal experience in your hotel grounds to discover how wildlife unveils in this area during night time.

Breakfast included.


ON El Establo

Visited:
Monteverde
Accommodation
El Establo Mountain Hotel (Monteverde)

Day 5: Zip-lining and Hanging Bridges

Today you will take a different perspective on your lodge!

Head to the Zip-lining starting point and gear up upon instructions from your specialized guides.
Then slide from one platform to the next one enjoying amazing views of Arenal Volcano area and Nicoya Gulf.

Breakfast Included.


ON El Establo

Visited:
Monteverde
Accommodation
El Establo Mountain Hotel (Monteverde)

Day 6: Tamarindo on sight

Today you will be picked up and be heading towards the NorthPacific side of our country.Tamarindo Beach is on the North-Western side of the Gulf with great development and lots of activities to join.
Enjoy the beach during the afternoon at leisure or relax by the beach at your hotel.


Breakfast included.


ON Hotel Tamarindo Diria

Visited:
Tamarindo
Accommodation
Hôtel Tamarindo Diria (Tamarindo)

Days 7 to 8: Leisure Days in the North Pacific

Enjoy these 2 days as you see fit. Some optional tours you can join in the area are:

- Sunset Catamaran
- Zipline on the dry forest
-Surfing classes
-ATVOr just rest by the beach or your hotels pool!

Breakfast included.


ON Hotel Tamarindo Diria

Visited:
Tamarindo
Accommodation
Hôtel Tamarindo Diria (Tamarindo)

Day 9: Final Day

According to flight Schedule, join a private transfer from your hotel to Juan Santamaría International Airport


We wish you a safe flight, and hope you have enjoyed your stay!

Visited:
Juan Santamaria

San JoséLa FortunaMonteverdeTamarindoJuan Santamaria

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.
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  • 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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