COSTA RICA CARIBBEAN SUMMER 10 Days

Main destination Costa Rica · About Adventure

COSTA RICA CARIBBEAN SUMMER 10 Days

Main destination Costa Rica · About Adventure

Day 1 - SAN JOSE INT’L AIRPORT - NARANJO

Welcome to Costa Rica! Make sure to book a flight arriving early afternoon. After arriving at Juan Santamaría Int’l Airport (SJO), a Central Holidays representative will meet and greet you upon arrival and will provide you with information and traveling tips for your visit. Transfer to your Hotel in Naranjo. After check in at Chayote hotel, enjoy the rest of the day and evening at leisure.

Day 2 - NARANJO - ARENAL VOLCANO

At mid-morning, continue we head out towards the northern lowlands, this is a route that offers you the experience of passing through different towns such as: Zarcero, San Carlos and Florencia. In addition, as you continue you will enjoy the beautiful scenery, including amazing views of the mountains as well as one of the major sources of revenue in the area: Agriculture. You will have the opportunity, according to the season, to observe the crops of pineapple, bananas and sugar cane. Check In at the Lomas del Volcan hotel, where you will find a unique blend between the hospitality of the local culture and the warm tropical climate, making your escape an unparalleled experience for the next 3 nights.

Breakfast

Day 3 - ARENAL VOLCANO

Days at leisure to explore the region on your own. We highly recommend a visit to Arenal Volcano National Park (at an extra cost), that protects an active perfect cone volcano. The attraction of this volcano has helped to develop the area as a prime destination in the country; from being a small town of cattle and agricultural farms, it has become one of the most popular tourist areas with hotels, tour attractions, adventure activities, hot springs and water sports. You’ll have a number of other options to choose from in the area – such as the Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge, Venado Caves, La Fortuna Waterfall, and other activities such as river floating, nature walks, hot springs, zip-lines, cultural activities, canyoning, rafting, hiking and horseback riding

Breakfast

Day 4 - ARENAL VOLCANO

Days at leisure to explore the region on your own. We highly recommend a visit to Arenal Volcano National Park (at an extra cost), that protects an active perfect cone volcano. The attraction of this volcano has helped to develop the area as a prime destination in the country; from being a small town of cattle and agricultural farms, it has become one of the most popular tourist areas with hotels, tour attractions, adventure activities, hot springs and water sports. You’ll have a number of other options to choose from in the area – such as the Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge, Venado Caves, La Fortuna Waterfall, and other activities such as river floating, nature walks, hot springs, zip-lines, cultural activities, canyoning, rafting, hiking and horseback riding

Breakfast

Day 5 - ARENAL VOLCANO - TORTUGUERO

Today you will get an early start in heading towards the Northern Caribbean’s lowlands. Arrive at the local dock, where the boats are waiting for you to transfer you to the Tortuguero National Park. A scenic two and half hour boat ride will take you through the canals sheltered in the jungle of the rainforest, and from the boat, you will be able to admire the unique flora and fauna of this region. Upon arrival, you will receive a short briefing of your hotel and the surrounding area, followed by lunch. In the afternoon, you will visit the village of Tortuguero, where you will learn the lifestyle of local residents and the significant conservation efforts that some NGOs (non-governmental organizations) have developed to protect sea turtles that come to spawn each year along the 22 miles of protected coastline. Overnight at Laguna lodge.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 6 - TORTUGUERO NATIONAL PARK

Tortuguero is a great destination for ecotourism lovers. During the day and depending on the weather conditions, you can enjoy a guided hike through the jungle where you will learn how the different animals, insects and birds interact with forest plants, or you can explore the secondary canals of this paradisiacal place, where you can see different species of mammals, birds and reptiles. Tortuguero offers a full contact with Mother Nature. Much of the National Park extends along its unspoiled beaches that serve as a refuge for the spawning of the sea turtles, this event occurs between the months of July to September.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 7 - TORTUGUERO NATIONAL PARK – PUERTO VIEJO DE LIMON

Today we will move to the Costa Rican South Caribbean coast, a wonderful and very special destination that offers each visitor a unique blend of beaches, natural resources and Afro-Caribbean culture. During the transfer, after leaving the Tortuguero canals, you will see the beauty of the coast, where you will catch sight of the wonderful sea until the arrival at Puerto Viejo de Limon, where some of the most spectacular beaches in Costa Rica are located and where you will enjoy three nights at your selected hotel.

Breakfast

Day 8 - PUERTO VIEJO DE LIMON

Days at leisure to enjoy the natural surroundings, relax on the beach, swim in the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea or visit the town of Puerto Viejo de Limon and get a souvenir at a good price. If you wish to continue discovering the natural beauty of the South Caribbean of Costa Rica, we recommend visiting Cahuita National Park or Wildlife Refuge Gandoca – Manzanillo, which are well known, not only for their natural beauty and optional activities, but because they have also raised awareness in the local popilationa about the importance of preserving natural resources for future generations.

Breakfast

Day 9 - PUERTO VIEJO DE LIMON

Days at leisure to enjoy the natural surroundings, relax on the beach, swim in the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea or visit the town of Puerto Viejo de Limon and get a souvenir at a good price. If you wish to continue discovering the natural beauty of the South Caribbean of Costa Rica, we recommend visiting Cahuita National Park or Wildlife Refuge Gandoca – Manzanillo, which are well known, not only for their natural beauty and optional activities, but because they have also raised awareness in the local popilationa about the importance of preserving natural resources for future generations.

Breakfast

Day 10 - PUERTO VIEJO DE LIMON – SJO INT’l AIRPORT

After enjoying unforgettable days on the Caribbean coast, today you bid farewell to Costa Rica and will be transferred to the Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) in the city of San Jose

This transfer leaves very early in the morning and arrives at SJO Int’l Airport around noon. Please consider an international flight leaving from Costa Rica in the afternoon/night.

Breakfast

Includes

  • Private unescorted transportation from SJO Int’l Airport to Naranjo.
  • One (1) night accommodation at Chayote Lodge, Naranjo
  • Private transportation from Naranjo to Arenal Volcano
  • Three (3) nights’ accommodations at Lomas del Volcan Hotel, Arenal Volcano
  • Regular Transportation from Arenal to Guapiles
  • Two (2) nights / Three (3) days regular package at the Laguna lodge, Tortuguero.
  • Includes: Ground and boat transportation (Guapiles – Tortuguero – Guapiles), lodging, daily meals, tour to the secondary Tortuguero canals and visit to the Tortuguero Village.
  • Regular Transportation from Guapiles to Puerto Viejo de Limón.
  • Three (3) nights’ accommodation at selected hotel in Puerto Viejo de Limón.
  • Regular Transportation from Puerto Viejo de Limón to Juan Santamaría Int’l Airport (SJO)
  • 9 breakfasts, 2 lunches & 3 dinners.
  • Sales taxes.
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