Tortuguero and Arenal Volcano
Our eco experience begins on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica, in wildlife-rich Tortuguero National Park, known as Costa Rica’s “little Amazon”, here you stay two days in the village with a private nature guide. Enjoy a local boat tour through the rainforests backwaters canals and look for tropical animals such as monkeys, caimans, colorful birds and green iguanas. Take part of a guided walk in the National Park Trails and experience a Coconut tour-Story telling with a local resident. Then continue to the northern lowlands of Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna town. Stay tree nights enjoying a nature volcano hike and a canopy tour. You will also have free time to choose from many optional activities in the famous “Adventure capital of Costa Rica!!
Duration: 7 days/6 nights
Departs: Daily with a minimum of 2 participants
Destination: Tortuguero National Park, Arenal Volcano
FACTS & HIGHLIGHTS
- Story telling in Tortuguero Village
- Canal tours in the “little Amazon” of Costa Rica
- Fresh Caribbean fruits
- Zipping in the rainforest of Arenal Volcano
- Small groups
- Go with the best guides!
Day 1: San José arrival transfer to Hotel Corobici
As you exit the airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel
Day 2: Flight to Tortuguero, village walk and coconut tour. Hotel Casa Marbella (B)
Walk in town and enjoy a Coconut tour-Story Telling with a local resident. Time at leisure for optional activities.
Day 3: Boat tour in backwater canals and park trail nature walk (B)
After breakfast you will be guided in the canals within the rainforest of the national park. Later after lunch explore by foot the natural trails of the park.
Day 4: Boat and land transfer to Arenal Volcano. Hotel Fortuna Suites (B)
Back in the central mountains, travel to the northern plains of San Carlos toward the Arenal Volcano. Afternoon to explore the area or take of the many optional adventure or cultural tours.
Day 5: Mundo Aventura ZipLine Canopy (B)
You will enjoy a “zip line” tour in the rainforest canopy near Arenal Volcano. Afternoon at leisure.
Day 6: El Silencio rainforest hike (B)
Hike with your naturalist guide at El Silencio lookout. Afternoon at leisure.
Day 7: Departure transfer to International Airport (B)
Breakfast at the hotel, and transfer to San Jose International Airport.
Included: Lodging, transportation and meals as specified in the above itinerary where B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner, entrance fees to National Parks and Private Reserves, tours, guide services, applicable taxes, service fees and in-country ground operator support.
Not Included: International airfare, meals not specified in the itinerary, alcoholic beverages, personal equipment, extras in hotels (laundry, phone calls, room service), gratuities, or costs associated with changes in your itinerary for reasons beyond our control.