|DURATION:||10 Days / 9 Nights|
|INCLUDE:||9 nights lodging in high quality Hotels, all land transportation within Costa Rica, all airport/ hotel transfers on scheduled arrival/ departures dates only, specified meals, specified tours and taxes.|
|NOT INCLUDE:||International air fare, airport departure taxes, meals not specified in the itinerary, alcoholic beverages, personal equipment, extras in hotels (laundry, phone calls, and room service), gratuities, or costs associated with changes in your itinerary for reasons beyond our control.|
|WHAT´S TO BRING:||Hiking Shoes, Bathing Suit, Binoculars, Camera, Beach Sandals, Suntan Lotion, Hat, Mosquito Repellent.|
|RATE PER PERSON:||$ 2.550|
Our multiday vacation packages in Costa Rica had been designed considering the best standards of quality, service, locations and price in order to provide an unforgettable experience.
LETTER CODES: (B) Breakfast, (L) Lunch, (D) Dinner.
Day by Day Itinerary.
Day 1. ARRIVE IN LIBERIA. (D). Arrival to the International Airport Daniel Oduber in Liberia. Upon arrival at the airport, you will be met by one of our representatives how will explain your itinerary, answer any questions and provide you with a package of vouchers and information about your trip. Transfer to Guachipelin Lodge and free time at leisure. All meals included at the lodge.
Day 2. RINCON DE LA VIEJA VOLCANO & GUACHIPELIN LODGE. (B, L, D). Breakfast at the hotel. Hotel Hacienda Guachipelin is a truly ecotourism lodge for adventure travel and nature lovers. The hotel is surrounded by lush gardens with native trees, exotic flowers and many types of birds, and it has views to both the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano and the Pacific Ocean. Near the reception area, you will find our corrals, where real cowboys and ranch hands begin working in the early hours each day. Also there are many adventure activities that await the adventurer that comes to Costa Rica to do different things like horseback riding, canopy tour, tubing tour on the Rio Negro, and trekking among many other attractions. Lunch at The Lodge.
Afternoon, nature walk to the Rincon de la Vieja National Park where the you will see part of a volcanic activity without climbing to the main crater. During the walk, you will be able to see fantastic sceneries, beautiful waterfalls, soothing hot springs, boiling mud pits, a fresh water volcanic lagoon, picnic areas and long-winding trails that one can hike. After the tour, return to the lodge and free time. Dinner at the lodge.
Day 3. RINCON DE LA VIEJA VOLCANO & GUACHIPELIN LODGE TOURS. (B, L, D). Breakfast at the Hotel and after it, Rio Negro Tubing. After a horseback ride of 45 minutes through the forest we arrive at the changing rooms where we can prepare us for the tubing adventure and have a short briefing about security. After a short walk, we arrive at the foot of the Victoria waterfall, where the tubing starts. Then everyone gets his proper rafting “tube” to make the adrenaline in your body seek its way out, while you have to navigate through Río Negro´s crystal clear rapids. Afterwards we go to the changing rooms again before the horses takes us back to the Hacienda.
Lunch at the lodge. In the afternoon, CANYON CANOPY TOUR. This tour starts with a short walk from the hotel “adventure centre” to the first canopy platform where, after a short briefing, the magic and exiting experience begins. Our canopy is the only one in the country that takes you in to a canyon and over a turbulent river. Imagine yourself rappelling, rock climbing, doing canopy, Tarzan swings and hanging bridges, all set in the majestic canyon made by the erosion of the Río Blanco during millions of years. This amazing tour will let you enjoy a great variety of vegetation, birds, mammal’s reptiles and much more. You may count on 12 cable “rides”, 24 platforms, 2 climbing walls, a hanging bridge, rappel, swing seats and a lot of adrenaline.
Day 4. ARENAL VOLCANO & HOT SPRINGS. (B, D). Breakfast at the lodge and departure to Arenal Volcano in Fortuna Town. Located in the north of Costa Rica, the impressive Arenal Volcano is a natural phenomenon that attracts thousands and thousands of tourists for its beautiful attractions and multiple thermal hot springs.
Upon arrival, check in at Hotel Volcano Lodge Free time for enjoy the hotel facilities and relax in the beautiful swimming pool. Lunch on your own.
In the afternoon, visit to Baldi Thermal pools for a relaxing time in one of the best Hot Springs in the area. Baldi offers multiple attractions including thermal pools, water slides, steam rooms, wet bars, gardens and more. This is an amazing place where the whole family will enjoy a great time. Buffet Dinner is included at the Spa.
Day 5. ARENAL TOUR (B). Breakfast at the hotel. Customize your vacation with the included tour of your preference. Please select one option from the list below.
– Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge
– Safari Adventure Boat
– Horseback Riding to Arenal Volcano
–Arenal Mundo Aventura Canopy Tour
– Arenal Mountain Biking
– La Fortuna Waterfall on Horseback
– Arenal Volcano Hike
– Arenal Hanging Bridges
-Lake Arenal kayaking
– Safari Kayaking
-Sky Tram & Nature Walk
Afternoon, free time at leisure. Lunch and dinner on your own.
Day 6. ARENAL TO MONTEVERDE BY JEEP BOAT JEEP (B). After breakfast, you will start the trip to the next destination: Monteverde. The jeep and boat trip is not a usual tour but feels like one. It is actually an alternative transportation method if you want to quickly travel from Arenal to Monteverde or backwards. This trip starts in La Fortuna and after a short jeep trajectory you will get to the Arenal Lake where a boat will take you to Chiquito River. From the boat you will be able to admire beautiful scenarios including the impressive view of the Arenal Volcano. In Chiquito River a jeep will take you to Monteverde. This transportation service saves time and it is very pleasant. Once at Monteverde, drop off at Hotel El Establo. Free time for enjoy the beautiful hotel facilities. Deluxe room. This is the best hotel in Town.
Day 7. FREESTAYLE DAY IN MONTEVERDE. (B). Customize your vacation with the included adventure of your choice. Please select one. This option will be added to your final itinerary. Note: Some options are half day, others full day with lunch included.
-SkyTram & SkyTrek .
-Sky Walk & Sky Tram.
– Horseback Riding Cloud Forest & Farms
– Horseback Riding to San Luis Waterfall.
– Monteverde Coffee Tour.
– Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve Nature Walk.
– Sugar Mill & Typical Farm Tour .
-Monteverde Night Walk
Afternoon: free time. Lunch and dinner not included unless a meal is included in your tour selection.
Day 8. MONTEVERDE – TAMARINDO BEACH (B). During the morning, land transfer to Tamarindo Beach. Upon arrival, check in at Hotel Tamarindo Diria. Free time at leisure for enjoy the hotel facilities or relax at the beautiful beach. Sunset ocean View room.
Day 9. TAMARINDO BEACH (B). Breakfast at the hotel. Free time for enjoy the beach and area on your own.
Day 10. TRANSFER OUT. (B) Transfer to the International Airport according with your schedules flight and Good bye.
|NOTES:||*Rates based in double occupancy and Standard Rooms at selected hotels. Upgrades available.
*All land transfers by shuttle bus. For private transfer service please contact us for a quotation.
*For single travelers a single supplement applies. Please contact us for a quotation.
*Children under 10 y/o sharing room with parents 10% discount of the regular rate.
*Passengers under 3 years old are considered infants and do not pay any fee. Parents will assume their expenses and provide their meals.
* Upgrade your package with a Car Rental. Contact us for a quotation.
* For Christmas, New Year and Eastern Week, please add 10% extra to the regular rate.
*All rates include taxes and are Net Rates.
* Not last minute changes allowed once the program is confirmed and the clients begin the trip.
|RINCON DE LA VIEJA||Guachipelin Lodge / CATEGORY: TOURIST|
|ARENAL||Volcano Lodge / CATEGORY: SUPERIOR|
|MONTEVERDE||El Establo / CATEGORY: Deluxe|
|TAMARINDO||Tamarindo Diria / CATEGORY: SUPERIOR|
|SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE:||The shuttle bus is a service where a maximum of 6-7 passengers travel in the same vehicle and to the same destination. By this way, we reduce the price of the transfer service and can arrange more economical packages. The service is very good, door to door, with recent model vehicles, full insured and A/C.|
|DEPARTURE DATES:||All our options are available all year around and we just need your travel dates in order to check the hotel’s availability and arrange it.|
|HOW BIG THE GROUPS ARE:||Our vacations are operated in an independent basis and you will not travel as part of a group unless you are part of a group. However, during the transfers and Daily Tours you will travel with other tourist we might have for that particular activity or service.|
|HOW TO RESERVE THIS PACKAGE:||Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with as much as information you can about your desired vacation, number of participants, arrival dates, name of the package you are interested on and any other special requirements. Once you receive our confirmation form, a 20% deposit is due. Full payment due 60 days prior to departure.|
|CAN I CUSTOMIZE A PACKAGE:||Yes, you can use our packages as a base and make any change on it. We are very flexible. If these packages do not fit on your desired vacation, just send an email to us and we can prepare a new option for you.|
|AIRFARE IS NOT INCLUDED:||All our options includes the Land Portion only. Airfare must be on your own and indicate your arrival and departure dates to us in order to arrange the hotel’s bookings.|
|HOTEL CATEGORIES:||All the hotels used by Greenway Tours had been selected considering the best standards of quality and service. Our Hotels are between 3 and 5 stars. All inspected by our company’s owners and managers in order to guarantee an excellent service. At least 50% of our lodging contractors had been certified as Green Companies by the Costa Rican Tourist Board (Certification in Sustainable Tourism CST).|
|AIRPORT TRANSFERS:||All our packages include Airport – Hotel – Airport Transfers with a professional bilingual tour guide upon your flight arrival.|
|VOUCHERS & WECOME KIT:||During the transfer service to your hotel, our tour guide will provide general information about your tour and give you a welcome kit with all the vouchers and documents you will need for your trip.|