Hidden Journey Central America 2018: Costa Rica Eco Adventure with Guanacaste Summer 2018

Tour Type: Country Explorer
Brochure Type: Hidden Journey Central America 2018

This is a locally hosted extension.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • View Arenal Volcano
  • Visit Tortuguero National Park, Sarapiqui, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
Dining Highlights
  • 7 full breakfasts
  • 4 lunches (including Be My Guest)
  • 5 dinners
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Umbrellas provided for your use
  • Cherry-picked hotels all tried and trusted
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and local charges included
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of your guided holiday
  • VIP entry to many sights

Call 800-660-7595 for more information or to book today! Mention code 13703101

Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer valid through 3/31/2018
10 Days
Escorted - Yes
Day 1San JoseArrive San Jose: Welcome to San Jose where your journey begins with a warm greeting from a local host at the airport and a transfer to your hotel. At 6 p.m., gather at the hotel with your Travel Director and travelling companions for a Welcome Reception. Welcome Reception
Sheraton San Jose
Day 2Tortuguero National ParkSan Jose - Braulio Carrillo National Park - Tortuguero National Park (2 Nights): After breakfast, head toward the small town of San Isidro de Heredia, where you are welcomed by master chocolatiers, Julio Fernandez and George Soriano, for a taste of gourmet chocolate, a Cultural Insight. Learn about the history of chocolate and how it is produced at this small workshop. Continue to Siquirres and embark on a river journey through protected wetlands. Later, stroll the streets of Tortuguero Village and explore the fascinating Green Turtle Research Station. Enjoy dinner at the hotel this evening.Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Laguna Lodge Tortuguero
Day 3Tortuguero National ParkTortuguero National Park Sightseeing: Glide through the canals and waterways of the park today as howler monkeys watch from the treetops, toucans and egrets fly through the air, and crocodiles ply the cool waters. If you're here in July, take an optional trip to see the sea turtles laying eggs on the beach.Full Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4SarapiquiTortuguero - Sarapiqui: Board your boat and bid adios to Tortuguero. Enjoy lunch along the way before a visit a Tico family's palm plantation where you'll learn about and sample the delicate heart of palm, a Cultural Insight. After a mid-afternoon arrival at your hotel, join your Travel Director on an easy hike looking for the exotic birds. With a little luck, you may spot the endangered great green macaw. Your evening is free.Full Breakfast, Lunch
Sueno Azul Resort
Day 5ArenalSarapiqui - Arenal: For the early risers, there is time for an optional rafting trip. Or relax, sleep in and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the area surrounding your lodge. Enjoy a special Be My Guest lunch at an eco-friendly hacienda built by the Quintana family as a retirement project. Today, it is home to an organic farm, restaurant and related eco-adventures. The family welcomes you with lunch and shares stories of how their retirement dreams have benefited the local community. Depart for the town of La Fortuna de San Carlos, home of the colossal Arenal Volcano. Later, spend time in the thermal pools of your resort as well as the gardens with beautiful birds. In the evening, relish some of the best views of the volcano as you enjoy a leisurely dinner.Full Breakfast, Be My Guest Dining, Dinner
Arenal Paraiso Resort and Spa
Day 6Monteverde Cloud ForestArenal - Monteverde Cloud Forest (2 Nights): Enjoy a free morning before heading to the Monteverde Cloud Forest, straddling the Continental Divide, home to luxuriant vegetation, abundant wildlife, coffee plantations and spectacular views. Tonight, you'll meet a native Quaker, and Local Specialist, who will share stories of Old Town MonteverdeFull Breakfast, Dinner
El Establo Mountain
Day 7Monteverde Cloud ForestMonteverde Cloud Forest Sightseeing: Join your guide for an excursion through the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Covering 26,000 acres of tropical rainforest, the Reserve consists of 6 ecological zones and offers extremely high biodiversity. Later, ascend to the treetops for a bird's-eye view of the forest on the unforgettable Sky Walk, a chain of 6 suspension bridges at canopy level. Tonight, trade stories of your experiences at a Farewell Dinner.Full Breakfast, Farewell Dinner
Day 8GuanacasteMonteverde - Liberia - Guanacaste (2 Nights): Check in to your seaside resort and relax. With just a short stroll along the shore, you can spot a variety of wildlife. Full Breakfast
Tamarindo Diria Beach and Golf Resort
Day 9GuanacasteGuanacaste Free Time: The day is yours to further relax at the beach, head into nearby Tamarindo village or choose from numerous options to continue your Costa Rica adventure as you please.Full Breakfast
Day 10Depart LiberiaGuanacaste - Depart Liberia: A transfer is provided to Liberia International Airport for your flight. Or perhaps stay a while longer and extend your stay.Full Breakfast

Click Quote or call 800-660-7595 to get additional information on your chosen travel date. Special offers or competitive pricing may be available!

DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
02/17/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
02/24/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
03/03/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
03/10/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
03/17/2018$2,175.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
03/24/2018$2,170.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
03/31/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
04/21/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
05/19/2018$2,070.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
06/16/2018$2,070.00* (USD) / Land Price - FullQuote
06/23/2018$2,070.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
07/21/2018$2,070.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
09/29/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
10/06/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
11/10/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
12/08/2018$2,100.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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