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Nature of Costa Rica

Marvel at Costa Rica's magnificent natural attractions in 6 nights on a budget.  See Arenal Volcano, rainforests, the beach and La Paz Waterfall Gardens.  Zip through the treetops, hike in the rainforest, watch huge crocodiles and raft down a beautiful river.

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The price for this package is $1,019/person*, including:

  • 6-day Hyundai Elantra small car rental (including taxes, basic insurance & unlimited mileage);
  • 6 Hotel Nights;
  • Guided Rainforest Hike at Arenal Volcano;
  • Canopy Tour;
  • Whitewater Rafting on the Sarapiqui River;
  • Guided Rainforest Hike in Carara National Park;
  • Jungle River Cruise;
  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens Entrances ;
  • 6 Breakfasts per person;
  • 3 Lunches 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. Price valid from 5/1/14 through 11/30/14. Airfare is not included. Please call us for airline reservations.

Itinerary
Day 1

Arrive in San Jose, Costa Rica before 2:00 PM.  Pick up your Hyundai Elantra car rental at the airport and drive 3.5 hours through beautiful countryside to Arenal Volcano and Hotel Arenal Paraiso.  Spend the evening watching the volcano erupt from your room.

Day 2

Leave your hotel in the morning for a guided hike near Arenal Volcano National Park.  In the afternoon, zip through the treetops in safety harnesses on the Canopy Tour.  Relax in the pools at your hotel this evening.

Day 3

Shoot the Class 3 rapids on the Sarapiqui River through a beautiful, lush rainforest this morning.  Enjoy a great lunch and then relax at your hotel this afternoon and evening.

Day 4

Leave Arenal Volcano in the morning and drive 4 hours through beautiful mountains to the Central Pacific Coast.  Hotel Punta Leona features 2 beautiful beaches, a 750-acre private rainforest reserve and cozy rooms.


Day 5

Explore the rainforest on foot with a guided rainforest hike in Carara National Park to see monkeys, leaf-cutter ants, macaws, iguanas, and many other animals and birds.  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 at the beach in the afternoon and evening.
Day 6

Leave the Central Pacific Coast in the morning.  Drive 3 hours to La Paz Waterfall Gardens.  Savor a great lunch buffet and 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 45 minutes to Hotel Buena Vista for your last night in Paradise.

Day 7

Check out of your hotel.  Drive 20 minutes to the airport.  Return your rental car at the San Jose airport.  Depart San Jose, Costa Rica.

 


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