Supersaver | Costa Rica Essentials Plus, 8 Days

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 8 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 10-99 yrs
  • max group size 30
  • guiding method Partially guided
  • Tour Code BM-31470
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in Spanish, English
  • Starts San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Ends San Jose, Costa Rica
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Tortuguero: This park is home to the nesting grounds of the green sea turtles, offering spectacular beaches and fantastic opportunities to spot wild animals and birds.
  • Arenal: Admire one of the most beautiful volcanoes in the country and its mesmerizing park, dotted with trails and rich in wildlife.
  • Monteverde: Settled by American Quakers in the 1950s, this primary cloud forest is made out of six unique ‘life zones’, hosting many endangered species, as well as a variety of fascinating plants.
Starting and ending in San Jose, the tour "Supersaver | Costa Rica Essentials Plus, 8 Days" is a self-guided active and outdoor tour that takes 8 days. You will travel through Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Preserve, Arenal Volcano National Park, Arenal and 3 other destinations in Costa Rica. "Supersaver | Costa Rica Essentials Plus, 8 Days" is a group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Enjoy the many highlights of Costa Rica on this 8-day itinerary, including wonderful rainforests, volcano, cloud forests. Discover a country of great natural beauty, whether you are watching the Arenal volcano whilst bathing in hot springs, walking in the canopy of Monteverde's cloud forest, relaxing on the pristine jungle of Tortuguero. This is the real nature lover's paradise.
  • Day 1: Arrival San Jose
  • Day 2: San Jose – Tortuguero (135km – 4 Hrs By Road / 2 Hrs By Boat)
  • Day 3: Tortuguero National Park
  • Day 4: Tortuguero – Arenal (210km – 5 Hrs By Road / 2 Hrs By Boat)
  • Day 5: Arenal Volcano National Park
  • Day 6: Arenal – Monteverde (60km – 2.5 Hrs By Road / 45 Min By Boat)
  • Day 7: Monteverde
  • Day 8: Monteverde – San Jose (140 Km – 4 Hrs)
  • Day 9: Optional Extra| Guanacaste Extension 4 Days / 3 Nights: Monteverde - Guanacaste -san José
  • Day 10: Optional Extra| Manuel Antonio Extension 4 Days / 3 Nights - Monteverde - Manuel Antonio- San José
  • Superior Hotel Category = Park Inn or similar 4*
  • Deluxe Hotel Category = Hilton La Sabana or similar 5*
  • Superior Hotel Category =Grupo Pachira or similar 4*
  • Deluxe Hotel Category = Grupo Pachira or similar 4*
  • Superior Hotel Category = Arenal Manoa or similar 4*
  • Deluxe Hotel Category = Arenal Kioro or similar 5*
  • Superior Hotel Category = Poco a Poco or similar 4*
  • Deluxe Hotel Category = El Establo or similar 4*
  • Superior Hotel Category = Wyndham Tamarindo or similar 4*
  • Deluxe Hotel Category = Cala Luna or similar 5*
  • Superior Hotel Category = Shana By The Beach Hotel or similar 4*
  • Deluxe Hotel Category = Parador or similar 5*
  • 7 nights' accommodation
  • Hotel taxes
  • 3 nights' accommodation
  • 7 breakfasts,
  • 3 lunches on days 2, 3, 4
  • 2 dinners on days 2, 3
  • 3 breakfasts
  • Air-conditioned transportation as indicated in the itinerary on a shared basis
  • Shared transfer between the Airport and the Hotel
  • Shared transfer from Monteverde hotel to Guanacaste hotel
  • Shared transfer from Guanacaste hotel to San Jose Airport
  • Shared transfer from Monteverde hotel to Manuel Antonio hotel
  • Shared transfer from Manuel Antonio hotel to San Jose Airport
  • Operated with English and Spanish-speaking local guide on shared basis on day 2, 3, and 5. Please note you will be accompanied by local guides for the activities only. There is no guarantee that you will be part of a group, or part of the same group during the tour.
  • Shared boat from Guapiles to Tortuguero and back
  • All monuments and visits as indicated: Guided visit to Tortuguero village (day 2), guided boat tour through Tortuguero National Park canals and entrance fee to Tortuguero National Park (day 3), Hike Lava Trails (day 5)
  • Meet and greet on day 1
  • Expenditures of a personal nature, drinks and meals if not stated explicitly in the programme
  • Airport taxes
  • Airport porterage
  • International and domestic flight tickets or visa fees and local taxes
  • Gratuities for drivers and guides
  • Optional tours and activities
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Supersaver | Costa Rica Essentials Plus, 8 Days tour. You can cancel the tour up to 22 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 21 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 13 July 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 13 July 2024, a deposit is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 21 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Supersaver | Costa Rica Essentials Plus, 8 Days tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Supersaver | Costa Rica Essentials Plus, 8 Days tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

Know Before You Go

No refund for unused services. Splitting of package is not allowed Please note that local conditions prevalent at the time of travel may result in modifications to tour contents without prior notice Hotel early check in, late check out, connecting or adjoining rooms are subject to availability and are not guaranteed Recommended departure time from 15:00 hrs. 

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has implemented smaller group sizes than normal, allowing for more personal space on the vehicles, sights visited, hotels and restaurants.
  • Hygiene protocols have been adopted on this trip. Wearing a mask, hand washing and general sanitizing has been implemented on this tour. Frequently touched surfaces are furthermore regularly disinfected.
  • Distancing measures have been implemented to safeguard against COVID-19.
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