DAY 1 . ARRIVAL
You are greeted outside the San Jose International Airport and helped with your bags for the comfortable 15 minutes drives to your hotel in San José.
DAY 2. TORTUGUERO (B, L, D)
Very early morning you will transferred to Guápiles town (Meeting point) to have breakfast at El Ceibo Restaurant and then continue to Pavona Dock, where you will board the boat, to travel along canals that meander through the dense lowland rainforest.
DAY 3 . TORTUGUERO (B, L, D)
Spend the day exploring many of the secondary canals of Tortuguero National Park, an area extremely rich in flora and fauna. Its humid tropical forest is home to many species of birds, insects and wildlife, such as crocodiles, jaguars, howler monkeys and peccaries. This is the most important nesting site in the entire western half of the Caribbean for the green turtle (June-October). Other species of turtles which nest in the park include hawksbills, loggerheads and the giant leatherbacks.
DAY 4. ARENAL (B, L)
After breakfast, boat transfer to Caño Blanco/Pavona Dock; then land transfer to Guápiles to have lunch, after that relax and enjoy a scenic drive through the countryside of San Carlos Valley to La Fortuna in Arenal. On a clear day you will have an amazing view of the volcano from your hotel.
DAY 5. ARENAL (B)
Breakfast at the hotel and store up some energy as it will be time for the Sky Trek & Sky Tram! You will take a tram which allows you to have a different way to observe the canopy of the Rainforest and after the 10-minute Sky Tram is completed it is time for a different kind of adrenalin rush. The Sky Trek! You and your safety harness to be hooked to several long cables where you will glide through the middle of the jungle, from tree to tree, just like the Toucans do. Our survey’s feedback is always filled with excitement about this tour. Today you can enjoy an adventurous tour. The tour highlight is a treetop ‘Sky Trek,’ where local ecology experts guide you through the rainforest canopy, as you swing from treetop to treetop by a series of cables and pulleys.
DAY 6. GUANACASTE (AI)
After breakfast, you will be picked up and taken to your ultimate destination. Casa Conde Beach Front Hotel offers comfort and relaxation in a welcoming environment located in an area with one of the most pristine beaches in Costa Rica, Playa Panamá. Clear waters with a soft current bath the 1-mile extension of taupe sand beach, and a beautiful surround by the exuberant vegetation.
DAY 7 & 8. GUANACASTE (AI)
You can choose for optional activities to enjoy during your stay in Guanacaste.
DAY 9. DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast and transfer to Liberia Airport to catch your flight back home.
END OF BASE PROGRAM!