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COSTA RICA PROGRAM

 

SAN JOSE - ARENAL - MANUEL ANTONIO 

 

7N/8D | NOV 2019 - APR 2020 - STARTING 2,595USD

 
 
HOTELS
PER PERSON
IN DOUBLE
 
Grano de Oro 4* or similar
San Jose - 2 Nights
 
Lost Iguana Resort 4* or similar
Arenal - 2 Night
 
La Mariposa 4* or similar
Manuel Antonio - 3 Nights
$2,595
*Rates are subject to availability at the time of booking & excluding Holidays, Carnival or Congress dates
 

RATES INCLUDE

  • 2-night accommodation in San Jose on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • 2-night accommodation in Arenal on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • 3-night accommodation in Manuel Antonio on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • Private Transfers, tours and activities as mentioned in the program 
  • Lunch on Day 2
  • Local English-speaking guide 
  • Entrance Fee 

RATES EXCLUDE

  • International & Domestic Airline Ticket 
  • Optional Tours
  • Travel Insurance

 

ITINERARY

Day 1
 
 
SAN JOSE - Arrival
 
Meeting and assistance on arrival then transfer from airport to your hotel.
Overnight in San Jose
 
Day 2
 
 
SAN JOSE – PAOS VOLCANO – LA PAZ WATERFALL GARDENS -  SAN JOSE
 
After Breakfast, transfer from your hotel along a picturesque drive winding through rural towns and agricultural fields of cattle, coffee, strawberries, and flowers on the way to Poás Volcano National Park. You'll hike the gently sloping, paved trails to the volcano’s main crater and its steaming fumaroles, crater lakes Laguna Caliente (Hot Lagoon) and Lake Botos, and the cloud forest trail. The guide will describe the region’s wide variety of wildlife and ecosystems. The park also features an informative visitor center as well as a platform for the perfect photo opportunity.
Next are the exquisite La Paz Waterfall Gardens, a wildlife rescue preserve with over 100 species of animals and an environmental education program. La Paz offers 3.5 km/2.2 mi of walking trails through verdant rainforest, five waterfalls equipped with viewing platforms ideal for taking photos, and lovely gardens. The facility protects an amazing variety of wildlife. In one place, you can observe an aviary with 40 species of birds; marmoset, Capuchin, and spider monkeys; an insect exhibit; butterfly gardens; sloths; a hummingbird garden with 26 documented species; a serpentarium; elusive cats like jaguars, pumas, ocelots, jaguarundi, and margays; a free-range frog habitat; and exotic plants such as orchids, heliconia, and bromeliads. Return to your hotel in San Jose for overnight.
 
Meals: Breakfast  & Lunch
Day 3
 
 
SAN JOSE – SKY TRAM/SKY TREK – ARENAL  
 
Breakfast, the journey starts with a ride along the Sky Tram. These open-air gondolas will take you along a scenic ride up the mountain before landing at the observatory platform. Once here, you will receive an instructional/safety talk from your guides before gliding down the zip lines. After your gear is properly adjusted, you are ready to start the adventure! The track extends across canyons and in between the canopy for a total stretch of 1.9 miles (3 km). You will walk across well-maintained trails throughout the cloud forest and suspension bridges along your way. The heart-pumping experience of flying across the mountainside is alluring. You will be surrounded by dense green vegetation and exotic wildlife luring everywhere. This tour is available both in Monteverde and La Fortuna parks. Then transfer to Arenal to your hotel for Check in.
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 4
 
 
ARENAL NATIONAL PARK
 
After Breakfast, Embark on a half-day trail hike in the famous Arenal Volcano National Park, a 12,000-hectare/30,000-acre stretch of land that comprises verdant rainforest, expansive savannah, and two volcanoes. Arenal's massive 1968 eruption devastated a large chunk of this area, yet the park boasts a wide variety of flora and fauna. You may see butterflies, toucans, and other wildlife. You'll explore the park on a 45-minute hike along a sandy trail and over a lava field formed in 1992 as your guide elaborates on volcanism, Costa Rican geography, and the history of Arenal. Currently dormant, Arenal erupted almost continuously from 1968 to 2010. The hike culminates atop a cooled magma stream where stunning views of Lake Arenal await. Free Afternoon.
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 5
 
 
LA FORTUNA – MANUEL ANTONIO
 
After Breakfast, you will be transferred to Manuel Antonio. Upon arrival, check in.
Free Afternoon
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 6
 
 
MANUEL ANTONIO
 
After Breakfast, transfer to the National Park, which covers 1,983 hectares/4,900 acres along the coast and combines the mysteries of the jungle with postcard-perfect ocean views along the trails. It's home to a vast array of wildlife, and you may see agoutis, tropical birds, iguanas, sloths, frogs, and three types of monkeys (howler, capuchin, and squirrel), as well as hundreds of colorful crabs on your 3-hour guided hike. While you explore the numerous trails of Costa Rica's most popular park, your guide will use a high-powered spotting scope to help spot birds, animals, and intriguing plant life in their natural environment and talk about the life cycles, habits, and behaviors of local wildlife. You'll then have time to stretch out on the white sand or take a dip in the ocean. An optional, additional hike to scenic Cathedral Point offering spectacular vistas of the Pacific is also available. Don't miss the chance to hike through the jungle, see animals in their natural environment, and swim at one of Central America's most beautiful beaches' all in one park!.
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 7
 
 
MANUEL ANTONIO
 
After Breakfast, you will have the time to enjoy a day on the beach, stretch out on the white sand or take a dip in the ocean
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 8
 
 
MANUEL ANTONIO – Departure
 
Breakfast, later departure to the airport for your return flight.
 
Meals: Breakfast

 

Your Travel checklist:

  • Your passport should be valid for at least 6 months
  • The routing is fixed and cannot be amended. 
  • Check the weather and currency exchange rate before you go
  • Make sure that you have all your travel documents ready and issued
  • Don’t forget to buy a travel insurance 

 

General Terms and  Conditions

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Booking Procedure:
In order to proceed with your booking, a photocopy of your passport is needed at the time of booking along with 30% down payment and cost of visa if required. Balance to be settled 30 days prior to departure.
 
Mode of Payment:
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Kurban Travel Services S.A.R.L. is considered as a re-seller agent for suppliers in regard to all travel-related services. Kurban Travel Services S.A.R.L. therefore, shall not be held liable for breach of contract, careless actions or omissions of any kind, whether intentional or unintentional, on behalf of such suppliers which might result in any loss, damage, delay, or injury to you and/or your travel companions or group members outside of the contractual insurance policy provided by Kurban Travel Services S.A.R.L. 
 
Charges:
Cash or Cheque: No Charges
Visa Card, Master Card, Authorization Letter: 2% Bank Charges
American Express, Online Payment: 3% Bank Charges
Western Union: according to the amount transferred
 
Modification:
Once a booking is done, it is immediately processed in order to ensure that the requested booking is properly done. Any modification done by the buyer will result in an extra fee of 25 USD per person.
 
Cancellation & Cancellation Fees:
45 – 75 days prior to departure date: 20% of the total cost of the package
30 – 45 days prior to departure date: 30% of the total cost of the package
00 – 30 days prior to departure date: 100% of the total cost of the package
 
Refund Process:
No cash refunds are made. Funding are either by Cheque, or Credit Card.
- Cheque refunds require 1 to 2 weeks processing time
- Credit card refunds require 1 to 2 weeks processing time
 
Important:
In case of visa rejection, above penalties apply even if the visa is handled by Kurban Travel services.
Insurance:
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