Extreme Adventure Costa Rica
8 Days / 7 Nights
$1395P/P Double Occupancy
Trade the urban jungle for the real thing... join us in breathtaking Costa Rica for the adventure of your lifetime!!! Experience and overnight in a jungle oasis nestled in the middle of an enchanting and captivating rainforest. Experience the adrenaline of a white-water rafting, descending breath-taking waterfalls, hike a volcano and relax on its hot springs, and end your trip in one of Guanacaste's beautiful beaches.
Day 01 Arrival in San Jose
Upon arrival to San Jose a representative will meet you at the airport and transfer you to the Country Inn & Suites Hotel for your first night in San Jose. Overnight at Country Inn & Suites Hotel, Superior room. B incl
Day 02 Pacuare White Water Rafting-Jungle Lodge (B, L, D)
On the first day of the journey to the Pacuare Rainforest, we'll pick you up at your San Jose hotel. After leaving the city, you'll pass through the spectacular Braulio Carrillo Rainforest, stopping for an authentic Costa Rican breakfast before reaching our embarkation site. Once in the water, you'll experience the exhilaration of riding the waves on this wild and scenic river, which courses through a tropical wilderness of dense vegetation and steep gorges that rise majestically above its banks. When we arrive at our overnight destination, you will find a jungle oasis nestled in the middle of an enchanting and captivating rainforest. Surrounded by nature in its purest and most primitive state, a two-story jungle lodge houses rustic but comfortable dining facilities on the first floor, and plenty of relaxing hammocks in an open-air second floor lounge. Electricity free, the lodge provides the ultimate in environmentally friendly comfort and relaxation. Lunch will be prepared by your guide, and the afternoon is yours-you can take a short guided hike through the surrounding rainforest, experience the Pacuare Canopy Adventure (not included into package) into the forest canopy, take a dip in the river, or just relax in one of the many hammocks. Happy Hour begins at dusk, when you can share your experiences with your fellow travelers. Later, a candlelight dinner with wine is served to you by our guides. Your sleeping accommodations are in comfortable bungalows, constructed in the traditional style used by the Indians of this area and spaced to provide privacy and lots of green area. Each bungalow has a private porch, bathroom with running water, and comfortable beds with fresh linens. Overnight at The Pacuare Lodge, garden bungalow. Full board included.
Day 03 Pacuare lodge-Arenal (B)
After a hot breakfast, we launch the rafts again for the last part of our trip. Rafting becomes even more exciting today as you use the skills and experience gained on this trip. Your guides will stop the rafts along the journey and lead you up paths and side streams that open onto pristine waterfalls and natural water slides. Here you can swim. At the end of the tour, you will be provided with a private transfer to Arenal. Arenal- One of the most impressive volcanoes of the world, cloud forests, a lake world-famous for windsurfing and an incredibly diverse population of wildlife is what you will find in this area. Overnight at Arenal Paraiso, Superior rooms. Breakfast included.
Day 04 Adventure day (B, L, D)
After breakfast pick up at your hotel. Imagine yourself in the midst of thick rainforest at the top of a magical canyon full of tropical waterfalls with surprises each step of the way. Prepare to get wet! Our experienced guides put you into your safety harness and assist you down a series of over 8 amazing waterfalls that get gradually bigger and Ã¢â‚¬Â¦ BIGGER! We save the best for last, The grand finale is a huge, 210-ft, 3-stage waterfall! Perfect for those looking to combine the thrill of descending breath-taking waterfalls in a gigantic, jungle canyon with taking in the beauty of the rainforest. This tour has serious bragging rights. Something to boast about when you get back home!! In the Afternoon go for a Arenal Volcano Hike & Tabacon Hot Springs Enjoy the most extraordinary view of the Arenal Volcano on a gentle Hike along the base of this marvelous volcano. The hike begins in one the trails close to the volcano, this trail will take us through the forest over recent lava flows and the area destroyed in 1968 now in the process of regeneration. We are going to be on this trail for about 2 Â½ hours. Overnight at the Arenal Paraiso Hotel, Superior room. Breakfast included.
Day 05 Arenal- Playa Panama (B)
Time to relax on the beach!! Transfer to Panama Beach in Guanacaste. Playa Panama a 1 mile extension of taupe sand beach is bathed by clear waters with a soft current. One of the friendliest places on the northern Guanacaste shores, as locals here mix easily with visitors to create an environment that is perfect for those who want some peace and quiet. Ideal for those who enjoy sunbathing long walks along the shore, and a tranquil atmosphere. Many water sports can be enjoyed including fishing, swimming, and windsurfing, among others, from a beach surrounded by the exuberant vegetation after which the beach was named. Overnight at Casa Conde del Mar, standard room Breakfast included
Day 06 Day at leisure in Playa Panama (B)
Today is at leisure! Spend day relaxing at the beach, or take a swim,as the currents here are not strong, and the tide often remains quite low. Around two kilometers in length, Playa Panama is surrounded by a tropical forest of sarno, brazilwood, manchineel mesquite and Panama trees and shrubs Overnight at Casa Conde, standard room Breakfast included
Day 07 Playa Panama-San Jose (B)
Shuttle bus transfer back to San Jose. Overnight at Country Inn & Suites Hotel, Superior room. Breakfast is included.
Day 08 Departure (B)
Transfer out to airport