Day 1: Arenal Volcano. Upon arrival to international airport, our guide/driver will pick you up and will forward all documentation for your romantic honeymoon vacations. He will then drive you to the beautiful Arenal Volcano area, around 3 hours from the airport. The trip takes you through beautiful landscape of mountains, ornamental plants and coffee plantations. Lodging will be offered at the exclusive 5 stars Arenal Kioro. The majestic Arenal Kioro hotel offers the most luxurious of experiences in the Arenal area.
Hotel Arenal Kioro is positioned on a hilltop directly below Volcano Arenal and has the most breathtaking views of the valley below and the volcano above. The mission of Hotel Kioro is for guests to enjoy the magical and unforgettable wonder of being amidst the Arenal Volcano but with the world class service of the Kioro Hotel and Resort in complete luxury. Arenal Kioro Hotel is set upon 27 acres with a spectacular natural viewpoint to the Arenal Volcano.
Surrounded by two streams of spring waters flowing from the Arenal Volcano National Park the environment is truly spectacular. All of the rooms at Arenal Kioro are Suites all with a panoramic view of the Arenal Volcano. Rooms are all equipped with a private Jacuzzi, Air Conditioning, mini-bar, satellite television, safety deposit box, and hair dryer. Day at leisure to enjoy the hotel´s facilities which includes swimming pools, one with hot springs, jacuzzi, spa, crocodile farm, stable, among other attractions and facilities.
Day 2: Arenal Volcano - Real Caño Negro or Canyoning tour. Breakfast included at your hotel. 7:15 a.m. A guide from Canoa Aventura will pick you up at the hotel´s reception in order to offer the Real Caño Negro Tour. The wildlife reserve Caño Negro is one of the most important reserves for incredible bird watching and observation of wildlife in Costa Rica. Caño Negro is also home for many sloths, monkeys, caymans, bats as well as numerous tropical plants.
After a welcome drink and a snack, we slowly and silently cruise to this exceptional national refuge in our comfortable boat where you can enjoy the beautiful flora and fauna. Upon return you will be served a typical, delicious lunch in the restaurant “El Caiman” which is nicely placed on the riverbank of “Rio Frio”. Return: 4:00 p.m.
- Included: Transport, naturalist guide, welcome drink and snack, water, entrance fee, and a typical Costa Rican lunch.
- What to bring: Light and comfortable clothing, tennis or trekking shoes, sunhat, sun cream, camera and binoculars.
Pure Trek Canyoning: Your trip begins with a 30-minute 4x4 drive into the tropical rainforest outside the town of La Fortuna, in the shadow of the Arenal Volcano. From the first waterfall we will rappel down from the top into the beautiful and pristine canyon below. The adventure includes four rappels, three of which are along waterfalls, and one dry rock face. Then just a short trek out of the canyon, jump in the vehicles and head back to the base camp.
We have two tours a day, 7:00 am and 12:00 am. Both tours include lunch at our baRappel down some of the most dramatic waterfalls in Costa Rica and into a canyon that reminds us of something out of the movie Lord of the Rings! See tropical birds, monkeys and thousands of different kinds of plants and flowers. You do not need experience and this tour is kid friendly.se camp and snacks in the canyon.
- Tour times: 7 h am and 12 h noon, duration is about 4 hours.
- Includes: Transportation, lunch, snacks in the canyon, 5 rappels we will show you how! (4 waterfalls + 1 dry wall), Expert Guides and all Safety gear.
6:00 pm. Get prepared for four relaxing hours at Tabacon Hotsprings and a delicious dinner. Back to your hotel for overnight.
Day 3: Pacuare White Water Rafting - Manzanillo. Breakfast included. Today, around 6:00 a guide from Exploradores Outdoors will pick you up at the hotel’s reception and will offer an exciting white water rafting tour at Pacuare River. For a variety of reasons the Pacuare River is one of the best choices for your adventure treks in Costa Rica. Another trip in the country does not exist that offers you a perfect blend of wilderness exposure and excitement, both in one day.
The Pacuare river is world famous for its sheer beauty. A true river gorge, it is flanked by steep, green walls. Here you enjoy the feeling of total isolation from urban life and the realness of being connected with nature. You see waterfalls cascade into the river from both sides as colorful, tropical birds fly right over your head. Amazing views of this virgin tropical rainforest area, appear before your eyes as you descend this true exploratory land.
The Pacuare River has white water that is equal to its natural beauty and abundant wildlife. It is not an overly challenging river, but it has a lot rapids, therefore giving you an adventure filled with lots of fun. The 18 mile one day run includes a total of 38 rapids. Few rivers in the world can offer you so many rapids in such a short stretch of river.
Around 6:00 a.m. a guide will meet you at the hotel´s reception in order to start the trip to the River. Enjoy a delicious typical breakfast on the way. At the end of the tour you will enjoy a delicious lunch before heading to Arenal Volcano. At the end of the tour you will have a picnic at the river edge and transportation to Manzanillo, Limon. Lodging will be offered at Almonds and Corals Lodge, a Jacuzzy Suite. Located in the heart of the Gandoca Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge is a delightful relaxing place with the magic touch of Nature; a unique idea for accommodation.
This is a rare opportunity to get a feeling for the jungle, living in the wild while maintaining a level of luxury. Each tent lies under giant trees in a forest so dense that the sun rays hardly touch the ground. Each tent is placed over a platform lifted up on stilts and orchids hang from the branches and like in a fairy tale, as you walk through the enchanted forest, by passages on stilts, suddenly you are in front of the magnificent Caribbean with your feet on golden sand, coconuts and the bay of Manzanillo where you can almost hear the rhythm of Calypso.
Day 4: Almonds and Corals. Breakfasts. Today we will offer the Cahuita National Park Tour. Pick up around 8:45 am. You will visit the many unique marine and terrestrial ecosystems of Cahuita National Park; its one of the most beautiful regions of the country. Its main attraction is a picture postcard reality of white sandy beaches, thousands of swaying palm trees, a calm sea of crystal-clear water and a live coral reef.
In a glass bottom boat with capacity for 8 people, plus Capitan and guide, you will be able to appreciate: 35 different coral species such as: the fire coral, Elkhorn and the Smooth brain coral; 123 different species of tropical fish such as: Queen Angelfish and Blue parrot fish; 44 species of crustaceans, 140 shellfish, 128 identified algae. Other species such as: sea urchins, sea cucumber, lobsters, sponges, hawks bill turtle and green turtle.
In this tour there is also the option to enjoy the diversity of the forest on a hike in the Park where you will see many different species of flora and fauna, such as: Howler monkeys, White-faced monkey, Two-and Three-toed sloth, iguanas, spiders, Morpho’s butterflies, birds, snakes and much more. Cahuita, has a mixed forest with a lot of different kinds of trees and medicinal plants such as: Noni, the wonder fruit, which prevents 89 different kinds of illnesses.
The guide will make a hike through the trail of the National Park, showing you the animals and the medicinal plants, and if you want, you can swim in the peaceful and warm water of the Caribbean sea while you take a refreshment of tropical fruits.
- Includes: Round trip transportation, entrance to the park, bilingual guide, Snorkeling equipment, fresh tropical fruits snack, bottle of water and lunch.
Day 5: Almonds and Corals. Breakfast and dinner included at Almonds and Corals. Free day to enjoy the hotel’s facilities or for relaxing at the gold sand beach.
Local Optional Tours:
- Gandoca Manzanillo Refuge’s guided walking tour
- Kayaking and snorkeling at Manzanillo or Punta Uva
- Cachabri Indian Village with a Chaman's visit Indian Reserves and Kayaking the Sixaola River
- Bocas del Toro, Panama
- Biking tour through a Caribbean Village
- Crazy Monkey Canopy Ride
- Natura Park, private trail at the National Wildlife Refuge.
Day 6: San Jose. Breakfast included. Free morning. Around 1:00 private transportation to San Jose. Lodging will be offered at a deluxe room of Grano de Oro Hotel in San Jose.
- Price per person
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