Manuel Antonio BeachChurch at the town of NaranjoArenal VolcanoWorld famous Tabacón Hot SpringsTraditional Gallo Pinto breakfast with eggs

Manuel Antonio Beach

Church at the town of Naranjo

Arenal Volcano

World famous Tabacón Hot Springs

Traditional Gallo Pinto breakfast with eggs

Description

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Get to know the diversity of Costa Rica from its culture and natural wonders to its glorious beaches
  • Enjoy amazing views of the Central Valley and its coffee plantations with a stay at the Chayote Lodge
  • Travel to the northern lowlands and experience life in the Arenal Volcano area
  • Admire the majestic beauty of the Arenal Volcano, the world-famous Tabacón Hot Springs, and the tropical wonders of the environmentally friendly Hanging Bridges
  • Venture on to the Central Pacific Coast and take in the Manuel Antonio area’s white-sand beaches backed by a lush evergreen forest
  • Round out your vacation on Costa Rica’s beach with days full of rest, relaxation, sun, and fun


Itinerary

Day 1 - SAN JOSE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT I NARANJO

Welcome to Costa Rica! Take a first look at the diversity that Costa Rica offers: volcanic mountain ranges, green forests, racing rivers, and beautiful coffee plantations along the hillsides. Head to Chayote Lodge nestled on a hilltop in the cloud forest of Naranjo’s coffee region. Here you will enjoy a stay in one of 12 expansive bungalow suites that showcase the area’s nature, culture, and, of course, coffee with views to Poas, Barva, and Irazu Volcanos.

Day 2 - NARANJO

Rise and shine to a beautiful day with near endless views of coffee plantations and the Central Valley. After a delicious Costa Rican breakfast, discover the history of this ancient beverage. Venture along to visit the coffee plantation of Espiritu Santo where you will be introduced to traditional cultivation methods. In the afternoon, an ecological walk through the hotel’s property takes you to experience enchanting species of colorful birds and plants. (B)

Day 3 - NARANJO I ARENAL VOLCANO

After breakfast, head towards the Northern Lowlands, taking in the pastures, wetlands, jungles, rainforests, cloud forests, and river webs at every turn. En-route, cross distinctive towns including Zarcero and Florencia before arriving at the village of La Fortuna. Check-in at the Arenal Manoa hotel where later on today you can experience the world famous Tabacón Hot Springs, featuring thermal springs that rise from the volcanic earth and form waterfalls, streams, tranquil pools, and ponds. (B,D)

Day 4 - ARENAL VOLCANO

Power up with breakfast at your hotel and get ready for an exotic adventure to discover the Arenal Hanging Bridges, a series of 15 suspension bridges, platforms and trails in the rainforest that share amazing views of Lake Arenal and Volcan Arenal. The bridges form part of a 2-mile self-guided trail through the rainforest that allow you to explore the forest canopy in a safe and easy way. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure to explore the area at your own pace. (B)

Day 5 - ARENAL VOLCANO I MANUEL ANTONIO

Enjoy breakfast and then head out on scenic mountain roads to the beautiful Manuel Antonio National Park, located on the Pacific Coast and acclaimed as one of the country’s most popular beach destinations. Here you will find spectacular beaches ideal for swimming and a tropical rainforest brimming with wildlife. With so many options available, consider such activities as snorkeling, surfing, or join in a canopy tour where you glide from tree to tree along the upper reaches of the forest. (B)

Day 6 - MANUEL ANTONIO

Savor a full Costa Rican breakfast at your hotel and get ready to enjoy the amenities of your luxurious resort today with a full day to experience the property at your own pace. Discover the on-site nature trails teeming with wildlife, lounge in the pools, relax on the beach, visit the spa, or choose one of the many tours offered in the area. The options are virtually unlimited. (B)

Day 7 - MANUEL ANTONIO

Savor a full Costa Rican breakfast at your hotel and get ready to enjoy the amenities of your luxurious resort today with a full day to experience the property at your own pace. Discover the on-site nature trails teeming with wildlife, lounge in the pools, relax on the beach, visit the spa, or choose one of the many tours offered in the area. The options are virtually unlimited. (B)

Day 8 - MANUEL ANTONIO I SAN JOSE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO USA (OR EXTEND YOUR STAY)

After breakfast, transfer to the airport in San Jose to board your flight back home. (B)

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Includes

  • Hotel accommodations for 7 nights
  • Daily buffet breakfast & 1 dinner
  • All transfers are based on private service
  • Evening visit to Tabacón Hot Springs
  • Half day Hanging Bridges tour with guide
  • Coffee tour & Naranjo Village with guide
  • Document holder & luggage tags
  • Hotel taxes & service charges

Hotels

Arenal Volcano

Arenal Manoa | hotels in Arenal Volcano Costa Rica

Arenal Manoa

2 Nights / Style
Arenal Manoa Hotel is a beautiful place to rest, relax and enjoy the marvelous view of Arenal Volcano. Surrounded by gar...

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Naranjo

 Chayote Lodge| hotels in Naranjo Costa Rica

Chayote Lodge

2 Nights / Style
Chayote Lodge is a new lodging concept where the unique combination of culture and nature meet to share with its guests ...

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Manuel Antonio

Si Como No| hotels in Manuel Antonio Costa Rica

Si Como No

3 Nights / Style
This charming hotel is set in the jungle above Costa Rica’s Manuel Antonio National Park and is a 5 minute car ride to...

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Notes

    All rates are per person, based on double occupancy. Extra nights and triple occupancy available upon request. Rates are not valid during certain holidays and blackout periods.
    Please call for special international airfares and domestic flights in Economy or Business Class.

    Local airport taxes, beverages, personal expenses, tips for guides, drivers and waitresses as well as all items not mentioned above are not included.

Departures & Rates

DAILY ARRIVALS

HOTELS/STARTING FROM PRICES VALID THRU APRIL 2020

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