Day 1: Peace Lodge, Sarapiquí. Upon arrival to the airport our driver will pick you up to the beautiful zone of Sarapiqui. Lodging will be offered at a Standard room of the enchanting Peace Lodge at La Paz Waterfall Gardens for overnight. Physically situated within the famed La Paz Waterfall Gardens, the Peace Lodge is a spectacular engineering feat. Guests are surrounded by waterfalls and pristine forest.
The rooms are crafted masterfully to invite in the outside environment. Naturally shaped wood beams and hand laid hardwood flooring along with river stone and slate ender an atmosphere that encompasses the rustic past and natural beauty of the rainforest and Costa Rica.
Each and every room boasts a Jacuzzi tub and stone fireplace along with showers that transform into waterfalls with the turn of a knob. From the handcrafted canopy beds and love seats to the original stained glass and illustrated artwork you will understand the time and care put into the details of each accommodation.
There is also a garden shower and indoor shower. All of this is surrounded by beautiful indoor landscaping and illuminated by a skylight. The room also has a Jacuzzi tub and hammock on the balcony for those picture perfect star gazing nights. A grand gas fireplace to view from the king size canopy bed makes the rooms complete. There is also satellite TV, stereo system, refrigerator, and coffee maker.
Day 2: Peace Lodge, Sarapiquí. Free day to explore La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Optional guided tours are available at extra cost including private hike through La Paz, Poás Volcano, Doka Coffee Plantation, river-rafting for beginners, a boat cruise on the Sarapiquí, horseback tours, and the Center for Neotropical Studies. Overnight at Peace Lodge.
Day 3: Tortuguero National Park. Around 5:45 a.m. a van will take you to Guapiles, Rest. Rio Danta where you will enjoy a typical breakfast. After that, a guide from Mawamba Lodge will pick you up in order to continue the trip to Moin. Here you will board a boat to the beautiful Tortuguero National Park.
At the lodge our staff will be waiting for you with a refreshing cocktail, your rooms will be assigned and the guide will explain the afternoon activities after lunch -the visit to the Turtle Museum of the C.C.C. (Caribbean Conservation Corporation) and to the colorful Tortuguero town.
You will return to the lodge around 5:30 p.m. Free time to enjoy the pool, the bar service and prepare for your dinner. Dinner service from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and then rest of the night free to enjoy the surroundings, pool and bar.
Day 4: Tortuguero. Optional 6:15 am tour to admire the awakening of the wildlife of Tortuguero. Return for breakfast (service between 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.). Then another boat tour to admire the canals of Tortuguero National Park. This is a wonderful and interesting experience where you can see abundant flora and fauna of Tortuguero National Park.
Return to the lodge for lunch and free time for a siesta, enjoy the pool or go for a walk to the beach. Then you have another optional tour to the canals or stay at the lodge to explore the private trails of the lodge, visit the open butterfly garden or simply enjoy the pool. Dinner at the lodge and free night.
Day 5: Punta Islita. Early Breakfast at Mawamba. A boat from Mawamba will take you to aircraft where you will take a domestic flight to Islita. Upon arrival to Islita, a van from Punta Islita Hotel will pick you up and will take you to their lovely property.
Inlaid in a pristine mountain outpost of Costa Rica’s Pacific Coast, Hotel Punta Islita interweaves nature, community, and art in a colorful tapestry that cascades from the summit unto the intimate cove and namesake islet at the far end of the beach. Let us pamper you with authentic Costa Rican charm, sensible luxury, and the incomparable service details borne of Guanacaste's hospitality.
Enjoy privacy, breathtaking vistas and a varied selection of ambiences. Hotel Punta Islita’s tiered layout grants spectacular ocean views, seclusion, and the generous stream of warm tropical breeze. Surprise your family with the closest thing to a summer hone. Enjoy modern amenities! Our two-bedroom Villas have fully outfitted kitchens, a living room, panoramic windows, and a private pool. Perfect for families or extended stays.
Day 6-8: Punta Islita. Three more days at this natural paradise to enjoy the way you want! Breakfasts included. Discover an enticing variety of environments and facilities perfect for fine dining, relaxation, adventure, cultural exploration, and beach activities. Soar over a deep canyon lined with dense Tropical Vegetation. Live an exciting adventure over our impressive canyon and through the forest canopy.
A setup of steel cables, climbing gear, and harnesses allows individual riders to glide safely from station to station. Our platforms are ground-based in order to ensure minimum impact on tree species. Relish natural marvels at an easy tempo. Hotel Punta Islita is abundant in discovery opportunities and spectacular natural settings that whisk you away to enchanting playgrounds. Sea, River Kayaking, Hiking, Yoga/Pilates, Bird Watching, Float Romantic.
Day 9: San José. Breakfast and flight transportation to San José, lodging at Palma Real Hotel.
Day 10: Breakfast and transportation to International Airport in order to take your flight at home.
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