Guided vacation packages
Explore Costa Rica accompanied by a naturalist guide. We offer you a selection of packages, both pre designed as well as custom designed. Most of these tours you can book in different ways of transportation, there are self guided car rental packages, custom designed packages with shuttle serve, travel packages and itineraries with private transportation and finally full service packages with a guide on your side during the entire duration of the vacation. Guided tours and packages have the advantage that you will count with the company and knowledge of a local naturalist English speaking guide during the entire time. It basically depends on you, what your main interest is, what you expect from a trip to Costa Rica. Anyway, let us know, we can arrange it for you.
Arrival and pick up at the airport. Transfer ( to be defined ) to San Gerarrdo de Dota. Overnight at Savegre or Trogon Lodge or similar. San Gerardo de Dota. Situated high on Cerro de la Muerte, it is among the best places for spotting the Quetzal and other endemic species that inhabit its cloud forests.
Early morning birding tour through the forest trails guided by a local guide. Afternoon transfer to Dominical. Check in at Rio Mar or similar. Overnight in Dominical. Dominical Beach is a famous surfing destinations, situated half way between the South Pacific and the Central Pacific. It offers hotels, restaurants, surf shops, tour companies and scuba diving. Attractions nearby are Marino Ballena National Martine Park.
Early morning Nayuaca Horseback riding tour to the Nayuaca Waterfalls. Afternoon departure to Punta Leona. Arrival and check in. Overnight.
Punta Leona at leisure or ask us for local tours. Overnight.
Breakfasts. Departure towards Monteverde. Afternoon arrival and check in. Evening at leisure and overnight in Monteverde. The cloud forest of Monteverde and Santa Elena are paradise to birdwatchers, biologists, and people looking for an ecotourism adventure in the misty cloud forests of Monteverde.
TOUR 1: Hiking - This “Full Day Tour” is designed for the strong walks lovers, sport people and adventurers. Pick up from hotels around the Monteverde Area start around 7:00 AM to take them to the starting point (Selvatura Park), the tour is conducted by an experienced guide knowledgeable of the area. The first rest stop will be taken at the Biological Station where you will receive a welcome explanation of the mission, vision and objectives of the Biological Station, here you will be able to use toilets and then continue on with a trek through the forest where you will get to choose between several trails such as “El Saino”, “La Catarata”, “Tabacon” and “El Congo”. Recommend for people 15 years of age or older with good physical conditions.
TOUR 2: Night Tour - A walk that starts at dusk! Its purpose is experience along with a guide of the life of the forest during the change between day and night, some species will be returning to their homes and others will be actually starting their activity cycle and feeding. Also if the weather favors clients will enjoy of an spectacular sunset that will provide marvelous photographs and will help visitors appreciate the beauty of our area. Tour duration approx. 2 hours // Children under 5 go for free. Tour time: 5:30 PM. Overnight in Monteverde.
Lodge breakfast and departure to Rincón de la Vieja Volcano & National Park. Overnight Lodge in Rincón de la Vieja. Rincon de la Vieja Volcano The Rincon de la Vieja Volcano is an active volcano famous for amazing views, exotic scenery, hot mud baths, thermal water springs and great adventure tours and ecotourism adventures. It is a great destination to combine with Nicaragua or the beaches of Guanacaste.
Lodge breakfast and horseback riding tour visiting Oropendula Waterfall and volcanic mud pools. Overnight Lodge in Rincón de la Vieja.
Lodge breakfast and departure towards San José downtowon. Afternoon arrival. Overnight Hotel in San José.
Hotel breakfast and departure to the International Airport.