Costa Rica Highlights

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  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Private
  • minimum participants 2
  • age requirement 1+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Starts San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Ends San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Explore Tortuguero's canals by boat
  • Experience the spectacular wildlife in Monteverde's cloud forest
  • Enjoy a range of activities in Manuel Antonio National Park & Arenal Volcano National Park
Welcome to one of the most fascinating destinations in the world, Costa Rica. This 12-day self-driving tour is for those interested in exploring the highlights of the country at their own pace. We will pick you up on arrival in Arrive to San Jose.

Your first destination is the famous Tortuguero National Park. From there you continue to the Arenal Volcano and later hike through the fantastic cloud forests of Monteverde. Last but not least, relax on the white sanded beaches of Manuel Antonio National Park.

Appreciate sunny shorelines, volcanos and rain forests full of wildlife and colourful birds during this trip. For more details, please go through the itinerary below.
  • Day 1: San Jose arrival
  • Day 2: San Jose – Tortuguero
  • Day 3: Explore Tortuguero National Park
  • Day 4: Tortuguero National Park – Arenal Volcano (La Fortuna)
  • Day 5: Free day at Arenal (La Fortuna)
  • Day 6: La Fortuna – Monteverde
  • Day 7: Free day at Monteverde
  • Day 8: Monteverde (Quepos) – Manuel Antonio
  • Day 9: Free day at Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Day 10: Free day at Manuel Antonio National Park continues
  • Day 11: Manuel Antonio – San Jose
  • Day 12: San Jose departure
  • All services indicated in the above itinerary.
  • Personalized information, map of Costa Rica and vouchers list
  • Local Travel Program Support, 24 hours emergency service.
  • Airport transfers upon arrival and departure.
  • 11 Nights lodging at hotels indicated in the above itinerary. Breakfast and local taxes.
  • 8 days Car Rental. Daihatsu Bego or similar STD Free mileage 1st additional driver free of charges. Cell Phone, Basic Coverage (CDW-TP + TPL)
  • Ground and boat transportation from San José to Guápiles.
  • Tour to the Tortuguero canals by boat through the National Park (entrance fee not included US$ 15.00 per person) and Visit to Tortuguero Village.
  • International flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals other than those included
  • Expenses that are personal in nature like phone calls and laundry
  • Excursions, tours and activities indicated as optional on the itinerary
  • Costa Rica visa fees
  • Tortuguero National Park entrance fees not included (USD 15)
  • Tips and extras at hotels
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20% Deposit payable upfront. Remaining balance payable 45 days prior to trip departure. Free cancellation up to 45 days prior departure, but the 20% deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applicable within 45 days of departure.


A deposit of 20% 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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