Costa Rica Coast to Coast | 10 Night City

Caribbean - Volcano – Forest and Pacific

All-In-One Guided Tour of the Best of Costa Rica
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Tour Highlights

11 Day / 10 Night Tour
Capital City of Costa Rica
Tortuguero National Park
Caribbean Coast
Poas Volcano National Park
Arenal Volcano National Park
Monteverde Cloud Forest
Samara & Carrillo Beach
Tarcoles River Bridge
Manuel Antonio National Park
Hermosa Beach
Bilingual Guide / Photographer / Driver
4 Star Hotel Accommodations
14 Included Activities

Our most complete exploration tour of Costa Rica takes you coast to coast on this amazing 10 night tour. Discover the enchanting beauty of Costa Rica, known for its exuberant rain forests, friendly people, pristine beaches, privileged weather and unique geography. Travelling with us on this guided group tour you will get to experience the warmth of the Caribbean coast and the spectacular Tortugero National Park, the Arenal Volcano, Monteverde Cloud Forest, Poas Volcano and Manuel Antonio National Park and beach; all in the comfort of a state of the art bus, with a bilingual guide and professional photographer.

Introduction

This 11 day tour includes all transfers between the hotels, airport and visited attractions. Breakfast every day of your stay is also included along with stays at carefully selected hotels including brand name resorts like the DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari, the best Tortuguero Resort the La Baula Lodge, the widely recognized Mountain Paradise Hotel, and the best hotel in Monteverde: El Establo Mountain Resort. You will also stay at one of the top rated Hermosa Beach Tramonto Hotel. There is absolutely no reason for stress when you tour the happiest country on Earth with the best tour company: Costa Rica Monkey Tours.

Day 1

Welcome to Costa Rica! After your flight into San Jose (SJO) Airport take the DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari complimentary shuttle to the hotel for your first night. The rest of the day is spent at your leisure, venture into the city or enjoy the resort’s amenities. Be ready at 5:50am at the lobby, breakfast will be on the road on Day 2.

Day 2

This day begins early, be ready at the lobby at 6:15 A.M. to depart towards the beautiful Caribbean coast of Costa Rica and its most impressive natural wonder, the canals of Tortuguero featuring amazing beaches, beautiful wetlands and marshes bustling with wildlife and unspoiled natural surroundings. On the way we’ll stop for breakfast and furthermore, lunch and dinner are included on this day for your enjoyment.

Day 3

It is time to enjoy and explore the beautiful surrounding area, town, beach and canals. You can also explore the hotel’s exhuberant gardens at your leisure. We’ve included breakfast, lunch and dinner on this day as well for your comfort.

Day 4

After breakfast we will take you back to San Jose for another night at the DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari. Upon arrival spend this day at leisure to explore the city, surrounding area or enjoy the resort’s facilities.

Day 5

After breakfast we depart for the Poas Volcano National Park, and, weather permitting, you will gaze upon one of the largest volcanic craters in the world. During the hike up to the volcano, you will be met by a tropical highland rainforest with matchless and vibrant vegetation. Entrance to the park is included in the initial cost of the tour.

Next, we’ll take a short drive from the Poas Volcano National Park and stop at La Paz Waterfall Gardens; one of the most popular natural attractions in Costa Rica. This theme park revolves around animals, insects, plants and the terrain of Costa Rica, and features a beautiful waterfall as well as carefully designed enclosures.

Displays of some of the most well-known natural inhabitants of Costa Rica abound at La Paz. While visiting the waterfall gardens there will be a sumptuous lunch featuring some of Costa Rica’s local cuisine and popular dishes.

From La Paz Waterfall Gardens we’ll continue our adventure towards Costa Rica’s Northern Plains and the crown jewel of Arenal Volcano. We will arrive around sunset, just in time to check in.

Day 6

A day of exploration or adventure awaits, and it is your choice! You can select between a national park hike or an exhilarating white water expedition in the Balsa River rapids.

You will enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure, and spend the night at this beautiful resort where you’ll take in breathtaking views of the Arenal Volcano from the mineral baths. There are also two restaurants, a dry bar and a wet bar if you are famished or thirsty from your day of authentic Costa Rica adventure.

Day 7

Time for some relaxing beach time! Today we visit Costa Rica’s world famous gold coast, Guanacaste; known for its amazing weather year round, pristine beaches, and for being the last tropical dry forest in the world.

We will take you for 2 nights at beaufitul area of Samara beach and Carrillo Beach, rated in the top 10 beaches of Costa Rica by Tripadvisor.com. The Resort boasts rooms featuring modern interior design while maintaining an authentic harmony with its exuberant natural surroundings.

Day 8

Recharge your batteries lounging by the pool or visit our Monkey Tours desk at the resort and choose from a varied array of activities available for purchase, ranging from deep sea fishing to cool surf lessons. You can also choose to relax in one of the best beaches in Guanacaste, with warm haute colored sand, tranquil waters and the amazing view of Isla Chora.

Day 9

Today we will drive you to another one of Costa Rica’s natural jewels: the Monteverde Cloud Forest. The cloud forest was named for its permanent cloud cover, and not only boasts its own micro climate but it is also one of the most bio diverse regions on Earth. It has been ranked 14th in terms of places you must visit in the world by Newsweek, and you will trek through the cloud forest on board the INCLUDED and top selling Sky Walk, Sky Tram and Sky Trek Tour. The Sky Adventures, Sky Trek tour is the BEST in Costa Rica and features the longest zip line cable in the country.

The cloud forest as seen from a bird’s eye view is simply stunning, and you will observe wildlife as it happens as the sky tram passes high over the forest canopy. After trekking through the cloud forest, you will have the remainder of the evening at your disposal to either discover the village of Monteverde or relax and enjoy the amenities of Hotel El Establo where you will be staying for the night.

Day 10

Manuel Antonio National Park is on the agenda after breakfast on Day 10. The crown jewel of the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica has been voted one of the world’s most beautiful beaches due to its inspiring mix of rainforest, pristine warm waters and clear colored sand. On the way we will stop at Tarcoles River Bridge to spot wild crocodiles.

Afterwards, we will take you on a beautiful guided hike of the park, where the opportunity to spot wild sloths, monkeys, macaws and much more is more than likely. Also, explore the most unspoiled beaches that Costa Rica has to offer.

We will then check-in at the beautiful Tramonto Hotel , spend the evening at leisure where you could enjoy the hotel’s amenities or discover the bustling night life and entertainment of Jaco Beach.

Day 11

Time to go back home! There will be 1 departure at 7 am from Tramonto Hotel for your convenience. Drive time to the airport is about 2 hours from Hermosa Beach, and you should plan to arrive 2 hours before your flight.

 

Destinations Visited

  • Poas Volcano
  • Tortugero National Park
  • La Paz Waterfalls Garden
  • Arenal Volcano
  • Samara & Carrillo Beach
  • Hermosa Beach
  • Tarcoles River Bridge
  • Monteverde Cloud Forest
  • Manuel Antonio National Park

 

Departure Days

  • Tour begins every Tuesday and Thursday. Please call in advance for available dates.

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Terms & Conditions

  • 15% Taxes and Fees not included.
  • Must arrive on a Tuesday or Thursday for our 2017 - 2017 departures dates.
  • Schedule traveling is mandatory you cannot skip any activities or traveling otherwise you will need to cover any additional costs, please let us know if you are unable to proceed with an activity to provide alternatives if applicable.
  • Up to 2 additional persons are accepted in the same room, charge per adult starting at $1099 plus taxes and fees and for kids under 12 starting at $999 plus taxes and fees, for the whole package.
  • All bedding selection at each listed hotel or similar hotel are subject to hotel availability upon arrival
  • Must sign waivers.
  • Airfare not included.
  • Some Adventure tours have ages, height, weight and health restrictions.
  • Must be 18+ to check in at hotels or have a responsible adult for this tour.
  • Credit card and valid ID is required upon check-in.
  • Advertised prices are per person based on double occupancy. If a guest wants to travel alone, the rate starting at $2399
  • Please contact our customer service department for an accurate quote for your selected dates. All prices are in US $ plus fees and taxes (15%).
  • All hotels or activities providers selected and offered on this tour may be changed at any time & for any reason by Costa Rica Monkey tours.

The following policies for rescheduling apply to all prepaid reservations and are available for dates with availability:

  • If the clients decide to change the date of their reservation two weeks or more prior to the onset of their tour, NO EXTRA CHARGE APPLIES.
  • If clients decide to change the date of their reservation with prior notice of one week, a 15% charge will be added to the cost of their tour. (15% of the cost of the tour)
  • If clients decided to change the date of their reservation with less than one week before the onset of their tour, a 30% charge will be added to the cost of their tour.

The following policies for rescheduling apply to all prepaid reservations and are available for dates with availability:

  • If the clients decide to change the date of their reservation two weeks or more prior to the onset of their tour, NO EXTRA CHARGE APPLIES.
  • If clients decide to change the date of their reservation with prior notice of one week, a 15% charge will be added to the cost of their tour. (15% of the cost of the tour)
  • If clients decided to change the date of their reservation with less than one week before the onset of their tour, a 30% charge will be added to the cost of their tour.

Cancelation Policy:

  • From anytime to 30 days prior to start of tour: the cancelation Fee is 50% of tour price.
  • 30 days or less prior to start of tour or during tour: Fee is 100% of tour price.
  • Time of cancellation will be when notice is received by Costa Rica Monkey Tours office.

Please contact us toll free from the United States and Canada at 1-800-774-5228 from 8 a.m. to Midnight Eastern Standard Time and a tour specialist will be glad to assist you with your reservation. Otherwise, please complete this form and a tour specialist will contact you within 48 hours to complete your booking.

Thank you and Welcome to Costa Rica.

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Thank you and Welcome to Costa Rica.

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