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Discover all the most amazing destinations in the country in this long package

18 day Costa Rica package

This 18 day long trip includes the Corcovado National Park in the Osa Peninsula, Tortuguero National Park, Arenal, Monteverde, Rincon de la Vieja, Manuel Antonio and the South Caribbean. All hotels, tours and transfers included. If you have time for 18 days, we highly recommend this schedule.

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Day 1:

Arrival, assistance at the airport for transfer to your hotel in San Jose. Meeting at the Hotel before admission. Lodging.

Day 2:

Depart early for the beautiful Tortuguero through the Braulio Carrillo National Park after breakfast transfer to the Caño Blanco dock. Access by boat through the Tortuguero canals. All meals included (D, A, C). Accommodation Hotel in Tortuguero.

Day 3:

Stay in Tortuguero. Walking through the park, walk and boat tour through the canals and all meals included. Accommodation in Tortuguero.

Day 4:

Breakfast and departure to Puerto Viejo de Limon. Arrival in Puerto Viejo and the rest of the day free to enjoy the facilities of the hotel. Accommodation in Puerto Viejo.

Day 5:

Breakfast and stay in Puerto Viejo. Cahuita snorkeling and national park tour. The Cahuita National Park tour is the most amazing trip you can book while staying in the South Caribbean. This beautiful national park includes a long stretch of pristine white sand beaches and a dense portion of tropical rainforests. We will first explore this beautiful and its coral reef by boat. Time for a superb snorkeling session amidst tropical coral fish, corals, and white sand. The boat will then leave us near Punta Cahuita, from where we will hike back to discover the land portion too. Wildlife species we might encounter include Coati Mundi, Racoon, many species of birds and reptiles. A delicious lunch awaits us at the end. . Accommodation in the Hotel in Puerto Viejo.

Day 6:

Breakfast at the Lodge and departure to La Fortuna de San Carlos, where the impressive Arenal Volcano is located. Admission to the relaxing hot springs of the volcano with delicious dinner buffet included in the later afternoon evening. Overnight in the Hotel in Arenal.

Day 7:

Tour included. Explore the fantastic tropical wetlands of the Cano Negro Wildlife Reserve. The 14000 hectares comprised in the preserve protect hundreds of species of wildlife, including abundant bird species, caimans, crocodiles, all kinds of reptiles, amphibians, mammals and insects. You will explore the reserve by boat, accompanied by a local bilingual naturalist guide. Caño negro is located only 1 hour from La Fortuna. A delicious lunch and beverages along the trip are also included in the price. We will also pick you up from the local hotel in Arenal and bring you back in the afternoon. Overnight in the Hotel in Arenal.

Day 8:

Breakfast and departure to the Biological Reserve of Monteverde. Guided night walk at dusk included after check in at the hotel. This trip is definitely something else. Starting at 5:30 PM, just before sunset, we will first meet at the departure point. After a short introductory presentation, we will start our night adventure trip into a large farm and forest, in search of the local wildlife that is alive during the nighttime. Our guide will accompany the group during the trip. Species that the visitor might encounter include night birds, snakes, amphibians and reptiles in general, perhaps occasional coyotes, porky pine, tarantulas, sloths, coati mundis, raccoons, armadillos and much more. This is one of the people`s favorite trips in the area. Transportation from and back to the hotel is also included. Overnight at Monteverde.

Day 9:

After breakfasts, you will enjoy three of the best tours in the area in one tour.

Sky Trek Canopy Tour

The Monteverde Sky Trek tour is Monteverde`s longest and highest canopy tour. Located inside the Monteverde Sky Adventure Park, surrounded by breathtaking views and misty cloud forests, the cable network starts high in the mountains. From here, you will descend through the tropical canopy, gliding down from platform to platform. All platforms are made from steel, with the safest security measures and the very best trained guides in the area. Transportation is included from the hotel and also the return transportation is included. The canopy can also be combined with the Aerial Tram trip and the Monteverde Hanging Bridges ( or Sky Walk ). Daily departures.

Sky Tram

Set inside the Monteverde Sky Adventure Park, during this trip you will be able to admire the wildlife that inhabits these tropical cloud forests. Go in search of birds (perhaps see the Quetzal and the famous Bell Bird ) as well as other species of wildlife. The tram will take you high up the mountains. This trip is the ideal excursion for elderly, nature lovers and families with children. Remember, the tram can be perfectly combined with the canopy tour ( Sky trek ) and also with the Sky Walk ( or Monteverde hanging bridges ), which are located inside the Sky Adventure park in Monteverde. Transportation is included in the trip. Daily departures.

Hanging Bridges

The Sky Walk or hanging bridges expand over more than a mile and a half. Accompanied by the local bilingual naturalist guide, you will explore the dense and endless tropical cloud forests from above. See many species of birds, perhaps also the Quetzal and the Bell Bird as well as many hummingbirds, even monkeys, sloths and other species. The longest bridge has a total length of almost 1000 feet. You will come face to face with the upper part of the forest trees, also known as forest canopy), where unique species life, and you will also enjoy fascinating views of the entirety of the cloud forests. Transportation included. Daily departures.

Day 10:

Departure to the Rincon de la Vieja National Park and Volcano in Guanacaste. Overnight in Rincon de la Vieja

Day 11:

After breakfast, morning tour is included. You can select the tour you want from a long list of tours in the area. Rest of afternoon free. Overnight Lodge in Rincon de la Vieja.

Day 12:

Breakfast and departure for Manuel Antonio National Park. Accommodation in the Hotel in Manuel Antonio.

Day 13:

Breakfast and guided tour into the national park. Our guided national park trip is the best in the area. Explore the trails of the tropical rainforests. Go in search of coati mundis, white faced monkeys, raccoons, sloths and many species of birds. The trail will first take you along the first two most beautiful beaches and later, up a hill through dense tropical jungle. This tour also includes enough time on the beach ( Playa Espadilla ) . The beaches inside the park are surrounded by lush evergreen tropical jungle, a reason why Manuel Antonio has been awarded as among the world`s 25 most scenic national parks. Daily departures and transportation from the hotel also included.. Accommodation in the Hotel in Manuel Antonio.

Day 14:

Breakfast and departure for the Sierpe docks. Here, transfer by boat to Drake Bay. Lunch and dinner are included. Overnight Lodge in Corcovado.

Day 15:

Breakfast at the hotel. After morning departure for your trek to Corcovado National Park or leaving by boat to Isla del Caño (guide and entrance fees are included). Full day to enjoy the facilities of the area or the hotel. Lunch and dinner are included. Overnight Lodge in Corcovado.

Day 16:

Breakfast at the Lodge. Then, departure by boat to Isla del Caño , the guide and entrance fees are included. Afternoon free to enjoy the facilities of the area or hotel. Lunch and dinner are included. Overnight Lodge in Corcovado.

Day 17:

Breakfast and departure to San Gerardo de Dota. Overnight at the Lodge at the Cerro de la Muerte.

Day 18:

Breakfast and departure to the International Airport (it is recommended that the return flight is in the afternoon)

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PRICE: From U$ Please request and indicate ( Dates, number of people )

NOTE

We can add or skip tours, include other tours, destinations and choose from a long list of hotels. We are Experts in custom designing trips in Costa Rica. Canopy tours, rafting, tubing, hanging bridges, rainforest explorations and much more available.

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