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ToucanThe Wonders of Costa Rica

If you have a limited amount of time in Costa Rica and want to maximize your time, then this package will suit you perfectly. We have hand-selected each hotel and carefully designed this itinerary to make a truly memorable experience in our tropical paradise. We would be happy to customize any package for you!

Hotel Buena Vista

Day 1 - When you arrive in San Jose, Costa Rica, we'll pick you up and transfer you 20 minutes to Hotel Buena Vista. This hotel features nice rooms, great views of the Central valley and a quiet location surrounded by coffee plantations.

Arenal Volcano

Tabacon Hot SpringsDay 2 - Your Nissan Sentra manual transmission rental car will be waiting for you when you check out of Hotel Bougainvillea this morning. Drive 3.5 hours through beautiful countryside to Arenal Volcano and Hotel Arenal Paraiso. These individual bungalows with volcano views provide an upscale rustic atmosphere with privacy. Relax this evening in the hot springs at The Springs Resort (includes entrances and dinner). The Springs is a luxury resort with several pools and waterslides in the rainforest.

Canopy Tour

Day 3 - Leave your hotel in the morning for a guided hike near Arenal Volcano National Park. Then drive back to the hotel for the Canopy Tour. Fly through the rainforest canopy as you traverse on zip lines from treetop to treetop. In the evening enjoy the hot springs pools within the resort to relax and soak in.

Beach Sunset

Day 4 - Leave Arenal Paraiso and drive 4 hours to the Central Pacific coast. Hotel Club del Cielo has condominiums within walking distance of the beach, just south of downtown Jaco. It is centrally located for an amazing array of sights and activities. The resort creates a small, intimate setting. Splash and play in the waves or relax and listen to the ocean.

Scarlet Macaw

CrocodileDay 5 - Explore the rainforest on foot with a guided rainforest hike to see monkeys, leaf-cutter ants, macaws, parakeets, iguanas, and many other animals and birds. Wildlife and tropical habitat surround you as your professional guide points out and explains them. Then marvel at huge crocodiles, scarlet macaws, Jesus Christ lizards, and many exotic birds and plants on the Jungle River Cruise. This tour along a quiet river and mangrove estuary showcases Costa Rica's biodiversity. Relax in the evening at the beach.

Capuchin Monkey

Morpho ButterflyDay 6 -Check out of your hotel and drive to visit La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Savor a great lunch buffet, then meander through a rainforest paradise to see a hummingbird garden, orchid garden, world's largest butterfly pavilion, aviary, jungle cats, monkeys and stunning waterfalls. Then, drive 1.5 hours to Hotel Bougainvillea in San Jose. Return your rental car at the hotel in the evening.

Costa Rica Rafting

Day 7 - Shoot the rapids through the rainforest on the Pacuare River. This all-day tour includes transportation, breakfast, lunch, snacks, refreshments, guide and all equipment. Travel through canyons and virgin rainforest for 16 miles. The class III-IV rapids are not rigourous and require no prior experience. With calm sections between the rapids, you can jump in and float in the warm water! This is an unforgettable, magical experience!


Day 8 - Stroll through the gardens at Hotel Bougainvillea until it is time to go to the airport. Transfer 30 minutes to the airport and depart Costa Rica.

We would be happy to customize any package for you.

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The price for this package is $1,219/person, including:

  • Round-trip airport transfers;
  • 7 Hotel Nights;
  • 5-day Nissan Sentra compact car rental (including taxes, insurance & unlimited mileage);
  • Guided Rainforest Hike at Arenal for 2;
  • Entrances to The Springs Resort for 2;
  • Canopy Tour for 2;
  • Guided Rainforest Hike in Carara National Park for 2;
  • Jungle River Cruise for 2;
  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens for 2;
  • Full-day Whitewater Rafting on the Pacuare River for 2;
  • 6 Breakfasts per person;
  • 3 Lunches per person;
  • 1 Dinner per person;
  • All applicable taxes, except Costa Rica Departure Tax

    Price is in U.S. dollars, based on double occupancy. All prices are subject to availability and change. Prices valid from 12/15/11 - 4/30/12, excluding Christmas and Easter holidays. Airfare is not included. Please call us for airline reservations.

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The Wonders of Costa Rica
Tabacon Hot Springs
Arenal Volcano
Jungle River Cruise
The Canopy Tour
La Paz Waterfall Gardens
Whitewater Rafting

San Jose
North Pacific
Central Pacific
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Jungle River Cruise
Carara Rainforest Hike

Sunset Cruise
The Canopy Tour
Whitewater Rafting
Rainforest Hiking
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