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ARENAL, TORTUGUERO, SAVEGRE VALLEY & LAPA RIOS IN OSA ( 11 days / 10 nights )
Wildlife Tours in Arenal, Tortuguero Jungle and Savegre, then Ecolodge Stay (05B09)
Prices:
From US$4,862 per person in double occupancy ($442 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

ARENAL, TORTUGUERO, SAVEGRE VALLEY & LAPA RIOS IN OSAThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
Walk the trails of the Hanging Bridges Project, soak in a natural hot springs and view the active Arenal Volcano. Then explore the backwater creeks of Tortuguero, home to monkeys, otters, caiman and myriad tropical bird species. In the cloud forests of the Savegre Valley, you will have the opportunity to observe the rare Resplendent Quetzal (Jan. to July only) and other highland birds. Your last days will be on the Osa Peninsula at the renowned Lapa Rios Resort, an upscale ecolodge.
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CARARA, MONTEVERDE, ARENAL & TORTUGUERO ( 11 days / 10 nights )
Guided Nature Exploration with Canoeing, Hiking, Biking, Zipline and Kayaking Tours (13B09)
Prices:
From US$6,600 per person in double occupancy ($600 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

CARARA, MONTEVERDE, ARENAL & TORTUGUEROThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
This is an active and engaging itinerary that takes you to both coasts as well as to the highlands. During the trip you will be accompanied by a professional Naturalist Guide, who will introduce you to the beauty and complexity of the rainforest and help you to see some of the worlds’ most exotic tropical animals and plants. The trip starts with a coastal outrigger canoe tour along Pacific beaches and a canopy tour. Then head to the Monteverde Cloud Forest and Arenal, where you will bike under the shadow of the Volcano and soak in a natural hot springs. Finally, in Tortuguero, on the Atlantic, you will kayak the backwater creeks of the National Park and observe turtle nesting (Jun-Oct only).
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CORCOVADO, ARENAL & NOSARA BEACH ( 10 days / 9 nights )
Hike in Corcovado National Park, View the active Arenal Volcano and Learn to Surf at Nosara Beach (15C09)
Prices:
From US$4,810 per person in double occupancy ($480 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

CORCOVADO, ARENAL & NOSARA BEACH This is an
Active
Itinerary
This itinerary includes a bilingual Naturalist Guide on days 2 through 6 in Corcovado and Arenal. Start the trip on the Osa Peninsula to stay at the Laguna Vista Villas and hike in Corcovado National Park. Then head to Arenal to walk the Hanging Bridges trails and soak in a natural hot springs in the shadow of the Volcano. On Day 6, you will be driven to Nosara Beach in Guanacaste Province to relax and learn to surf at one of the country's best breaks (includes one 2-hour class).
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ARENAL, MONTEVERDE & FOUR SEASONS RESORT ( 12 days / 11 nights )
Scenic Mountain Forests near Arenal Volcano, Cloud Forest Birding and Luxury Beach Resort on Papagayo Peninsula (29A09)
Prices:
From US$4,632 per person in double occupancy ($386 per person per day) depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

ARENAL, MONTEVERDE & FOUR SEASONS RESORTThis is a
Relaxing
Itinerary
This is a scenic trip that starts in the highlands near Arenal, where you will walk over cascading gorges on the Hanging Bridges trails at the base of the Volcano. Then you will stay at Monteverde Lodge to visit the Cloud Forest Reserve. From January to July, depending upon your luck and patience, you may observe the Resplendent Quetzal in its natural habitat. Spend your last four nights in Costa Rica at The Four Seasons, where you will have time to relax on the hotel's two private beaches, in the spa, or fine tuning your game on the championship golf course.
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MONTEVERDE, ARENAL, NOSARA & PACUARE RIVER ( 11 days / 10 nights )
Cloud Forest Hike, Bike Tour at Arenal, Horseback Ride on the Beach and Rafting Trip (71C08)
Prices:
From US$3,705 per person in double occupancy ($335 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

MONTEVERDE, ARENAL, NOSARA & PACUARE RIVER This is an
Active
Itinerary
An active vacation that includes hiking, biking, horseback riding tours and white water rafting. In Monteverde you will walk in the cloud forest, home of the rare and beautiful Resplendent Quetzal (from Jan. to July). Then drive to the Arenal Volcano area for a half-day mountain bike tour on the slopes of the Volcano. On Day 5, float the Penas Blancas River and soak in a natural hot springs. Then head to Guiones Beach on the Pacifc coast for two full days. A horseback ride on the beach is included. The day before your departure, raft the Class II-IV Pacuare River, an exciting and scenic trip that includes a gourmet riverbank lunch, cocktail and photo CD. (Min. age 12 years.)
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TORTUGUERO, BAJOS DEL TORO, ARENAL & ESTERILLOS BEACH ( 12 days / 11 nights )
Tortuguero Rainforest, Arenal Volcano, Cloud Forest Hike and Pacific Beach Getaway (72B09)
Prices:
From US$3,540 per person in double occupancy ($295 per person per day), depending on season and category of rooms booked.

TORTUGUERO, BAJOS DEL TORO, ARENAL & ESTERILLOS BEACHThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
First explore Tortuguero National Park and perhaps see turtles nesting on the beach (Jun-Oct only). Afterwards head to the highlands where you'll hike a cloud forest trail to view three scenic, hidden waterfalls. Then to the Arenal Volcano area to walk the Hanging Bridges trails, soak in a natural hot springs, and float down a forest river. End the trip at Esterillos Beach on the Pacific Coast.
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TORTUGUERO, BAJOS DEL TORO, ARENAL & PACUARE RIVER ( 10 days / 9 nights )
Tortuguero Rainforest Boat Tour, Cloud Forest Spa, Arenal Volcano and White Water Rafting (74C09)
Prices:
From US$3,020 per person in double occupancy ($300 per person per day), depending on season and category of rooms booked. Min. age: 12 years.

TORTUGUERO, BAJOS DEL TORO, ARENAL & PACUARE RIVER This is an
Active
Itinerary
First explore Tortuguero National Park and perhaps see turtles nesting on the beach (Jun-Oct only). Afterwards head to the cloud forest, where you'll have the opportunity to hike to three scenic waterfalls. Then to the Arenal Volcano area to walk the Hanging Bridges trails and soak in a natural hot springs. Finally, take an exhilarating one-day white water trip down the pristine Pacuare Canyon with continuous Class III-IV rapids. (Min. age 12 years.)
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SARAPIQUI, BAJOS DEL TORO, ARENAL, MONTEVERDE & ESTERILLOS BEACH ( 14 days / 13 nights )
Hike and Observe Wildlife at La Selva Station, Highland Spa and Biking, Cloud Forest Hike and Beach Stay (83B08)
Prices:
From US$3,808 per person in double occupancy ($272 per person per day), depending on the season and category of hotels booked.

SARAPIQUI, BAJOS DEL TORO, ARENAL, MONTEVERDE & ESTERILLOS BEACHThis is a
Moderately Active
Itinerary
This is an activity-filled trip with several opportunities to hike in Costa Rica's forests and bird watch. You will visit the La Selva Biological Station in Sarapiqui to experience the rainforest and learn about the country's lowland wildlife and pre-Colombian culture. From here you will head to the highlands, first staying at a secluded spa resort with hiking trails to three scenic waterfalls. Next you'll stay in the Arenal Volcano area to walk the Hanging Bridges trails, soak in a natural hot springs and take a half-day bike ride. After exploring the cloud forest and a horseback ride in Monteverde, stay on the Pacific Coast.
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TORTUGUERO-ARENAL-MONTEVERDE-MANUEL ANTONIO (WF) ( 10 days / 9 nights )
Turtle Nesting (Jun-Oct), Volcano, and Monteverde and Manuel Antonio Parks (A2A08)
Prices:
From US$3,880 per person in double occupancy ($388 per person per day), depending on the season and category of rooms booked.

TORTUGUERO-ARENAL-MONTEVERDE-MANUEL ANTONIO (WF)This is a
Relaxing
Itinerary
Begin your trip on Costa Rica's North Atlantic Coast near Tortuguero National Park, one of the last large areas of tropical rainforest in Central America. Here too is an important sea turtle nesting beach, where from June to Oct. thousands of turtles come ashore to lay their eggs. After exploring Tortuguero, fly back to San Jose and drive to the Arenal Volcano area to walk the Hanging Bridges trails. You will also explore the cloud forests of Monteverde and perhaps observe the elusive and beautiful Resplendent Quetzal (Jan.-July only). Your last few days will be in Manuel Antonio on the Pacific Coast. This trip includes six guided nature tours.
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