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  • See the Arenal Volcano
  • Explore Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Choose from a number of activities
  • Visit Sarchi, famous as the birthplace of Costa Rica’s artisans
Are you a budding naturalist and explorer who is eager to see some of Costa Rica's most fabulous outdoor destinations? Get the taste of Costa Rica's 'pura vida' (pure life) on this 8-day guided trip. Journey through some of the most popular destinations in Costa Rica, including the Arenal Volcano and Manuel Antonio National Park.

Start your trip with a drive to the famous Arenal Volcano. Head for Sarchi, famous as the birthplace of Costa Rica’s artisans. Relax in the hot springs of Baldi, located not far from the volcano. Transfer to the beautiful Manuel Antonio National Park on the Pacific Coast. Choose from a number of activities to enjoy your stay in the national park.

This trip is a combination of adventure sports and nature exploration. You not only get the chance of hiking outdoors but can also choose from among a number of activities. For more about the trip and the activities, please read the itinerary below.
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5 Star Hotel at Hotel Radisson Europa
Upon arriving at International Airport Juan Santamaria in San Jose, you will be met by one of our representative. Learn more about the itinerary from the representative. Ask him all the questions you want to. Transfer to Hotel Villa Tournon and check in. You are free for the rest of the day.
3 Star Hotel at Volcano Lodge
Have breakfast at the hotel and travel to the Arenal Volcano. Located in the north of Costa Rica, the majestic Arenal Volcano is a natural phenomenon that attracts a lot of tourists every year. On the way, visit the famous town of Sarchi, widely regarded as the birthplace of Costa Rica’s artists and craftsmen.

Continue your journey through plantations and cattle ranches until you reach La Fortuna. Enjoy your lunch at a cozy restaurant right in front of the volcano. Head for Baldi Hot Springs, where you can relax in the thermal pools. You also have the option of pampering yourself with a massage and other special treatments (they must be reserved at the time of your booking).

Enjoy your dinner while enjoying great views of the volcano. transfer to Hotel Volcano Lodge or similar in Fortuna Town. Transfer to Hotel Volcano Lodge or something similar in Fortuna after dinner.
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3 Star Hotel at Volcano Lodge
Customize your vacation package in Costa Rica with the included activities. Please select one from the following activities: Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge, adventure boating, horseback riding around the Arenal Volcano, Arenal Mundo Aventura canopy tour (zip lining), Arenal mountain biking, exploring La Fortuna Waterfall on horseback, Arenal Volcano hike, Arenal hanging bridges, Lake Arenal kayaking, Venado Caves, safari kayaking and sky tram & nature walk.

You are free in the afternoon after you are done with an activity of your choice.
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  • Breakfast
4 Star Hotel at Costa Verde Hotel
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel and transfer to the beautiful Manuel Antonio National Park on the Pacific Coast. Arrive at your hotel in the afternoon and relax in its swimming pool while enjoying the beautiful surrounding.
Meals
  • Breakfast
4 Star Hotel at Costa Verde
Customize your vacation with one of the following activities. Please note that while some options are half day, others full day with lunch included. You are free for the reminder of the day.
– Naranjo River rafting
– Manuel Antonio Park nature walk
– Canopy safari
– Mangrove kayaking
– Isla Damas mangrove by boat
– Mountain horseback riding
– Mountain biking
– Catamaran cruise
Meals
  • Breakfast
4 Star Hotel at Costa Verde
This is your free day. Explore the national park by yourself at your leisure or rest in your room.
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  • Breakfast
5 Star Hotel at Whyndham Herradura
You can explore the national park in the morning if you want to. Transfer to San Jose in the afternoon. Check in at Hotel Whyndham Herradura upon arrival.
Meals
  • Breakfast
Transfer to San Jose's international airport as per your flight schedule.
Meals
  • Breakfast
what’s included
  • Private pickup and drop off services
  • Hotel accommodation
  • Meals specified on the itinerary
  • Tours and activities as per the itinerary (only 1 activity from the list)
  • English-speaking tour guides
what's excluded
  • International airfare
  • Meals and drinks not specified on the itinerary
  • Anything not mentioned in the 'What's Included' section
  • Tips
Tour details
Availability Available Daily
Duration 8 days
Tour Type Private Tour
Minimum Participants 2 people
Age Requirement 1 +
guiding method Live guide/instructor
Guide Language English & spanish
Meeting/Start Point Pick-up at your hotel or location in San Jose, Costa Rica
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A deposit of 10% is required when booking this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 45 days prior departure. For any bookings within 45 days of departure, the full tour amount will be charged upon booking.

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Other Practical InformationFor the rafting and zipline canopy tour, the minimum age is 7 years old.
Cancellation10% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.
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