Explore the canal networks of Tortuguero National Park.
Zip line through the cloudforest and relax in a natural hot spring.
See a huge array of wildlife from tiny frogs to sloths and tropical birds.
Trek in the shadow of the Arenal Volcano.
Relax on the beach, or take a surf lesson instead.
- San Jose and Central Valley
- Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast
- Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves
- Nosara Beach
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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Day 1 San Jose and Central Valley
International outbound flight , San Jose and Central Valley
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to San Jose and Central Valley. When you arrive in San Jose you will be met and driven to your hotel in the hills near the city to relax and recover from the flight by the pool.
Day 2 Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast
Early in the morning you will be collected via a shared transfer and driven through the Braulio Carrilo National Park, stopping for breakfast soon after and making your way over to the Caribbean coast. Part of the journey to your lodge takes you down the famous canals leading to Tortuguero National Park and this will be your first opportunity to spot wildlife in the water and along the treeline. You will have a group excursion this afternoon.
Day 3 Tortuguero and the Caribbean Coast
Day 4 Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves
You will get a different view of the park today as you board a light aircraft to fly to the town of La Fortuna, next to the Arenal Volcano. Your private driver will be there to meet you in Arenal and you will have the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 5 Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves
Day 6 Arenal Volcano and the Cloudforest Reserves
Your hanging bridges tour offers a detailed and unique perspective on the flora and fauna of the tropical primary forest through a series of trails and bridges with a specialist local guide.
Day 7 Nosara Beach
Day 8 Nosara Beach
Day 9 Nosara Beach
Day 10 International return flight
Nosara Beach , International return flight
Saying goodbye to it all your driver will take you to San Jose airport to start your journey home.
Day 11 International return flight
International return flight
Arrive home today to complete your journey.
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