Duration: 9 days/8 nights
Departs: Daily with a minimum of 4 participants
Destination: Arenal, Rincón de la Vieja, Playa Hermosa Guanacaste
This tour features a steaming volcano and a hike on its 1992 lava flow, a canopy walk through the rainforest, a hike to a waterfalls in a lush forest, lunch at an organic farm, a visit to a tropical garden which also hosts butterflies and hummingbirds, naturally heated thermal springs, a magical light blue river, a visit to a steaming volcanic landscape at Costa Rica’s own version of “Yellowstone,” waterfowl viewing at a northern plains wetland, and a day at the beach at Playa Hermosa.
Day 1. Arrival in San Jose
Day 2. Arenal. Fortuna waterfalls & organic farm lunch
Day 3. Arenal National Park & rainforest hanging bridges. Thermal springs
Day 4. Blue River Lodge. Tropical garden walk
Day 5. Blue River hike and thermal springs
Day 6. Playa Hermosa Guanacaste. Rincon de la Vieja National Park
Day 7. Playa Hermosa Guanacaste. El Viejo Wetland & Hacienda
Day 8. Playa Hermosa Guanacaste. Free day
Day 9. Depart. Drive back to International Airport or your hotel in San José
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, airport departure taxes, 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.