DAY BY DAY
Transfer to San Ramón: Pick up at the airport or hotel in San José by our naturalist guide. Depart to San Ramón (approx 2 hrs), a private nature reserve and ornamental plant farm. Enjoy a short rest before hiking through the tropical forest at Villa Blanca on trails that pass waterfalls and massive trees. Villa Blanca or similar.
Arenal Volcano and Tabacon Hot Springs: Spend morning at leisure. In the afternoon, join our guide for a short walk within the surroundings of the Arenal Volcano. Also visit the Tabacon natural Hot Springs Spa. Overnight at the Arenal Country Inn or similar.
Transfer to Pacific Coast for Hiking: After breakfast, depart to Flamingo on the North Pacific Coast (approx 5 hrs). Overnight at Flamingo Marina or similar.
Snorkeling in Guanacaste: Today, we spend the morning snorkeling in the crystal clear waters of the Pacific. Overnight at the Flamingo Marina or similar.
Canoeing Trip: After breakfast we drive along the coast to enjoy a canoe trip on the Tamarindo salt-water estuary. Depending on the tides, this tour could be offered on the afternoons instead. After lunch the rest of the day is for relaxing or exploring the beach. Overnight at the Flamingo Marina or similar.
Floating River Trip at Corobici: Today, you will go to Corobici River for a nature float, excellent for bird watchers and nature lovers. Then we will drive to the Pacific central coast. Villa Lapas Hotel
Horseback Riding at a Private Ranch: We will mount horses to explore the Pacific dry forest at the Ranch. Afternoon visit to the Carara Biological Reserve. Primary forests cover most of the reserve, which holds the world’s greatest variety of trees. Overnight at Villa Lapas or similar.
Day 8: Return to San José and drive to the International Airport.
7 nights accommodations
Entrance fees to reserves and/or parks.
IMPORTANT NOTES: CHILDREN YOUNGER THAN 4 YEARS OLD FREE OF CHARGE. (maximum 2 per room sharing with one or two adults)
Children 5 to 12 years old: Special prices available upon request depending on the number of children and if sharing with their parents.