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Situated on a sliver of land between the sea and the Tortuguero canal along Costa Rica's Caribbean coast, the peaceful ...

San Jose Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF CENTRAL AMERICA 19

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Day 1: San Jose

Welcome to Costa Rica and the start of your Latin Adventure! Upon arrival in San Jose you will be met by our friendly local team and driver to the hotel for a pre tour briefing and time to freshen up before heading out to town for a welcome dinner so we can all get to know each other. OVERNIGHT: Villa Tournon Hotel

Day 2: San Jose - La Fortuna

First stop on our Costa Rican adventure is the sleepy rural town of La Fortuna which is located in the shadow of the active Arenal Volcano. After settling into our hotel you'll have time for a leisurely lunch and to explore the town. In the evening we head to a site near the volcano to listen to it's rumbles and sample the local alcoholic spirit which is almost as explosive as the volcano itself! On a clear night you'll be rewarded with incredible views of red hot lava discharging from the volcano crater. After this we indulge with a visit to the luxurious hot springs for a well-earned dip. OVERNIGHT - Arenal Montechiari Hotel

Day 3: La Fortuna

Today is at leisure to partake in a variety of exciting optional excursions that our guide can organize for you and you pay for locally; from caving or white water rafting, to canoeing, horse-riding or trekking in search of the local wildlife and beautiful waterfalls. OVERNIGHT - Arenal Montechiari Hotel

Day 4: La Fortuna - Monteverde

After breakfast you depart for Monteverde cross Lake Arenal by boat and continue by Jeep. Crossing Lake Arenal to the border with Monteverde. Once at the hotel we have time to freshen up before we enjoy a Tree Top Canopy Tour. OVERNIGHT: Los Jardines Hotel

Day 5: Monteverde - Manuel Antonio

This morning we take you onward to Manuel Antonio where you will be greeted with fantastic beaches and a laid back ambiance. Free time today to relax and explore as you wish. OVERNIGHT: Manuel Antonio Hotel

Day 6: Manuel Antonio

Enjoy the day at leisure in this stunning national park with its gorgeous beaches, lush forests and wonderful flora and fauna. Optional activities that you can book locally within the park include a canopy tour and ocean kayaking. OVERNIGHT: Manuel Antonio Hotel

Day 7: Manuel Antonio

Sadly your journey through Costa Rica has come to an end, we will transfer you to the airport in San Jose in time for your flight home.