Costa Rica Green Adrenaline
10days / 9 nights
Day 1: Arrival in San José. Meet and greet at the airport and transfer to your San Jose Hotel.
Day 2: (B, L) Pacuare Whitewater Rafting tour (class III-IV). Overnight in the area of Turrialba.
Day 3: (B, L) Canyoning & Canopy tour
Day 5: (B) Biking Tour around the wonderful Arenal Volcano National Park and Arenal Lake
Day 6: (B) Transfer to Rincon de la Vieja Volcano Area and day at leisure.
Day 7: Canopy (zip line) tour and rappelling through the Rio Blanco Canyon, a tubing adventure on the Rio Negro River with class III rapids, horseback riding expedition to nearby waterfalls and hot springs and mud baths.
Day 8: Transfer to Papagayo Gulf and day at leisure at the beach.
Day 9: Day at leisure with optional activities at the area of Papagayo Gulf and Beach
Day 10: Private transfer to Liberia International Airport.
Arrival in San José. Meet and greet at the airport and transfer to your hotel
(B, L) Early morning you will be picked for the exciting Pacuare Whitewater Rafting tour (class III-IV). The clear water of the Pacuare, Latin America’s first Wild and Scenic River, offers some of the finest whitewater in the world, providing the adventurous rafter with a ride of great natural beauty. After this tour you will be taken to the beautiful Turrialba Valley. Rest of the evening at leisure.
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(B, L) Today after a delicious Costa Rican typical breakfast at the hotel, a local representative will pick you up and take you to Calle Chirraca, a small, modest, yet lush place near the town of Turrialba, where the adventurous Tour Canyoning & Canopy tour begins. This activity involves rappelling and descending cliffs and waterfalls within the canyon. The equipment for this activity: ropes, harnesses and carabineers (same tools that are used in rock-climbing).
We begin the Canyoning tour with an introduction of our guides and the equipment to help familiarize you with the different uses of the equipment. You will be rappelling down four waterfalls, zip lining through five canopy cables, and walking across a 132 foot hanging bridge – all giving you an unforgettable adrenaline rush! This tour takes approximately 2 to 3hours. Transportation, lunch, special equipment and bilingual guide are included. Note: The tour is available for children over 8 years old only.
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(B) Breakfast at the hotel. Private transfer from Turrialba area to the magical town of La Fortuna, where the famous Arenal Volcano is located. Enjoy the drive; it will be approx. 3hrs though beautiful valleys, mountains and small rural towns.
Upon arrival, check in at the hotel and get prepared for the Aerial Tram & Canopy ride at the Arenal Sky Adventure Park. The Sky Trek (canopy) starts with a tour in the Sky Tram (aerial tram) to reach the top of the Arenal reserve. From there, the clients will begin a tour of adventure full of adrenaline above the treetops, which consists of a system of zip lines that allows you to observe the rainforest and its landscape from a different perspective, safely in an innovative and different system. The tour includes 8 cross-sectional cables that together have a total length of 1.7 miles with distances from 100 to 2460 feet, and with a maximum height of 660 feet, which exceed the treetops providing a panoramic view of the Arenal volcano and lake. Transportation, bilingual guide and equipment are included.
Read about Arenal volcano.
(B) Start your day by having a nutritious breakfast included at the hotel. Afterwards, prepare for a half day of sport biking around the wonderful Arenal Volcano National Park and Arenal Lake. Since bikes are not allowed inside the National Park, we will ride over different roads just outside of it. Pathway distance: 8 to 16 miles. Altitude: 280 feet to 600 feet. Transportation, bilingual guide, equipment and drinks are included.
Free afternoon to enjoy another activity in the area. We recommend the famous hot springs that will invigorate you after a full morning activity (at an extra cost).
(B) Departure after breakfast to Rincon de la Vieja area, located in the northern Guanacaste. The ride will take 3.30 hrs approximately. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel and free afternoon to enjoy the facilities of the hotel. Have a good night rest to prepare for an adventurous next day.
(B, L) Breakfast is included at the hotel. You will start your day at 8:00am. There are 4 main activities during this day of adventure canopy (zip line) tour and rappelling through the Rio Blanco Canyon, a tubing adventure on the Rio Negro River with class III rapids, horseback riding expedition to nearby waterfalls, and a relaxing end with volcano heated thermal waters and steam & mud baths.
(B) Departure today from Rincon de la Vieja area to the pacific coast, Papagayo Gulf. Transfer time 1 hr approximately. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel and free afternoon to enjoy the beach, the swimming pool and the facilities of the hotel.
(B) Enjoy the breakfast included at the hotel. Free day at leisure. Many water sports are available from the hotel (at an extra cost) such as windsurfing, sail boat sunset tours, rafting tours, canopy tours, rental of diving equipment, rental of kayaks, wave runner, and snorkeling.
(B) At the appropriate time, private transfer to Liberia International Airport. Check in for international flights has to be done 2 hours prior departure time.
- Meet & greet upon arrival
- Accommodation as detailed above
- Ground Transfers
- Tours as described above
- Meals as specified (B= breakfast, L= lunch, D= dinner)
- All taxes
- Does not include optional activities
**Prices reflect our best approximation of low and high season rates and are subject to change at any time. You will receive a 100% exact price when you inquire a Camino Travel Consultant. The rates listed here, are per person, double occupancy accommodation and include taxes, domestic private transport, tours and accommodation as described, unless otherwise indicated. Price does NOT include international airfare or optional travel insurance or any other services not expressly mentioned.
HOW WE WORK
We have been in business since 1991; we have the knowledge, the experience and a experts team on site to take your stress away and enjoy your vacation.
We take the time to hear your ideas, your dreams, interests, and wishes, and then we will bring our expertise to them to design a perfect trip for you and your loved ones.
We realize that you do not want to be in your vacation worried about planning and services coordination. When you reserve your Costa Rica Vacation with Camino Travel, you will have a 24/7 expert team at your back and call.
How do we do it?
It totally depends on your needs, dreams, and interests. Camino Travel Expert Team will serve family groups, senior travelers, adventurers, groups of friends, solo women or specialized travelers.
We will give you a wide array of choices, from waterfall rappelling to sunbathing on rainforest surrounded beaches. Depending on what you like your Camino Travel Consultant will give you the choices for you to decide. We are Costa Ricans. However we are also travelers, and we have stayed in the hotels and done the tours.
On top of this, we have personal and direct contact with our suppliers; we have a sterling payment reputation in Costa Rica, and relations with hotels and operators is great. This allows you to have treats no other guests or passengers have.
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When you book a vacation yourself, you may end stranded in the middle of nowhere if a local situation affects the area where you are. You may also end in a hotel room without a window, and none to call for a change. When you reserve with Camino Travel, you know that whatever comes up during your holidays, there are a whole group of experts ready to advise, to support and to handle any situation.
Our Operations Team has managed all sorts of emergencies and situations in a successful and prompt way. Emergencies like lost passports or closed airports due to volcanic eruptions, we are a phone call away, and we know what to do. You may want to go for a special dinner, or you may have a last minute emergency, our expert’s team will be at your back and call 24/