Costa Rica


Costa Rica

Beach, Jungle & Volcano


8 days/7 nights - Multiple 2012 Departure Dates

PRICE: $1329 per person/double occupancy.

Come experience these little known corners of Costa Rica, from the beautiful blue of the Caribbean and Costa Rica's Jamaican side to the lush verdant splendors of the beautiful Turrialba valley and the volcano of the same name. There's so much to experience anew in this part of Costa Rica that remains little known to the North American traveler, from the seaside rainforest jungle of Cahuita National Park to the magnificent high altitude massive caldera of Irazu Volcano.

It's a first time unforgettable experience you won't want to miss.

2012 Dates:


This trip runs Sunday to Sunday, beginning on May 6 and ending on November 18, 2012.
See dates below.


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Daily Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival Juan Santamaria Airport (SJO)

Pick up rental car
Drive to Puerto Viejo, about 3.5 hours

Overnight: Banana Azul, Puerto Viejo

Day 2:

Breakfast and Day to relax. Optional Tour of Cahuita National Park and rainforest jungle

Meals: Breakfast
Overnight: Banana Azul, Puerto Viejo

Day 3:

Breakfast and Day to relax and explore the beach or optional zipline or kayaking or snorkeling.

Meals: Breakfast
Overnight: Banana Azul, Puerto Viejo

Day 4:

Breakfast and Day to relax and explore the beach or optional zipline or kayaking or snorkeling.

Meals: Breakfast
Overnight: Banana Azul, Puerto Viejo

Day 5:

Breakfast and Drive to Turrialba Valley
Afternoon to relax or explore the town of Turrialba and around the beautiful valley

Meals: Breakfast
Overnight: Hotel Casa Turire, Turrialba

Day 6:

Breakfast and Tour of Irazu Volcano

Meals: Breakfast
Overnight: Hotel Casa Turire, Turrialba

Day 7:

Breakfast and Day to relax or whitewater rafting in any of the nearby rivers of the Turrialba Valley

Meals: Breakfast
Overnight: Hotel Casa Turire, Turrialba

Day 8: End of Tour

Check out and drive to Juan Santamaria Airport (SJO)

Meals: Breakfast

NOTE: Your departure tax of $26 pp must be paid before check in.

Included

  • 4 nights lodging, Hotel Banana Azul, Puerto Viejo, 2 per room
  • 3 nights lodging, Hotel Casa Turire, Turrialba, 2 per room
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Tour of Irazu Volcano
  • Economy rental car for two people

Not Included

  • Travel insurance
  • Rental car insurance
  • Hotel and Rental Car Taxes
  • Airport Departure Tax

Changes:

We reserve the right to alter the itinerary details, published times, and accommodations due to weather, local conditions, organization necessity or safety concerns.

Photo Credits
File%3ABridge_Puerto_Viejo%2C_Heredia%2C_Costa_Rica.jpg By Geoff Gallice (Flickr: Stone Bridge) [CC-BY-2.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
File%3APuerto_Viejo.jpg By Haakon S. Krohn (Own work) [GFDL (www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0-2.5-2.0-1.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
File%3ASobralia_chrysostoma_(inflorescense).jpg By Hans Hillewaert (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
By Jaimedelamata (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
File%3AMC_Drei-Finger-Faultier-edited.jpg By derivative work: Leo Johannes (talk) MC_Drei-Finger-Faultier.jpg: Christian Mehlführer, User:Chmehl (MC_Drei-Finger-Faultier.jpg) [CC-BY-2.5 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons
File%3ACebus_capucinus_(Cahuita).jpg By Hans Hillewaert (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
File%3ACahuita_2.jpg By Haakon S. Krohn (Own work) [GFDL (www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0-2.5-2.0-1.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons