DAY BY DAY
Day 1: San José.
Arrive at San Jose International Airport, where you will be met and transferred to your Hotel in San José. Overnight stay in San Jose.
Day 2: Breakfast included. Your driver will pick you up for a day in the jungle. Explore every level of the dense Costa Rican rainforest from the ground to the treetops. The unique Aerial Tram Tour lets you live first hand all the secrets the forest keeps while you fly above the treetops and experience magnificent views of the Braulio Carrillo National Park and our private reserve, an immersive nature experience as well as a glorious treetop flight over the Canopy of the Rainforest. A delicious lunch will be served at the end of our adventure.
Overnight in San Jose.
Day 3, 4: Arenal Volcano.
In the morning, pick up your 4-wheel drive vehicle at the hotel for your drive to Arenal Volcano area (approx. 4 hrs). Considered the most active volcano in Costa Rica, you will witness the awesome power of its eruptions. Also, as an option you could experience the hot mineral springs heated by the volcano, relax and explore the lush surroundings. Two nights stay in Arenal.
Day 5: Monteverde Cloud Forest.
Today, you will make your way towards the central mountain region, eventually ascending towards the Monterverde Cloud Forest (approx. 4 hrs). Home to an incredible variety of wildlife. Monteverde offers an excellent opportunity to spot several endangered species of birds, as well as the elusive Quetzal. Overnight stay in Monteverde.
Day 6, 7: Manuel Antonio National Park Area.
Following breakfast, you will drive towards Quepos (approx 5 hrs) and the gorgeous Pacific coastal resort area, which borders Manuel Antonio National park. This section of the country features some of the most beautiful beaches, exotic jungles and breathtaking scenery in Central America. Two nights stay in Manuel Antonio.
Day 8: San José.
Today you will drive back to San José (approx. 3 ½ hrs) for your last night. Overnight stay in San Jose.
Day 9: Return Home.
Following breakfast, your final stop is the San José International Airport, where you will drop off your rental vehicle before checking in for your return flight home.
3 nights stay in San Jose
Rain Forest Aerial Tram Tour, lunch included.
2 nights stay in Arenal
1 night stay in Monteverde
2 nights stay in Manuel Antonio
1 week car rental 4x4 compact SUV manual transmission Daihatsu Bego or similar
** Notice that mandatory car insurance on the rented vehicle is not included on the package and must be paid directly to the car rental once in Costa Rica (US$110.00 average)
Due to hotels mandatory regulations during Holidays package is not available during these days