Costa Rica with San José
Summary of Itinerary
Day1: Arrival and transfer to La Fortuna
Day2: Arenal Volcano and Hot Springs
Day4: Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
Day5: San Jose
Day6: Airport Transfer
-Sightseeing as per itinerary
-Admission tickets to sightseeing places, if any.
-Transfers from airport to hotels and vice versa
-Lunch/beverages if mentioned.
-Visa Fees (Visa assistance is included)
-City Taxes and tips at hotels
-Lunch and Dinner
Arrival and transfer to La Fortuna
Arrive at San José International Airport in Costa Rica and transfer to your hotel in La Fortuna. Literally translated from Spanish as “The Fortune,” La Fortuna is a small town in Costa Rica tucked into the base of the Arenal Volcano. Known as a gateway to Arenal Volcano National Park, it comprises of 2 volcanoes. You can spend the day on your own exploring the neighbourhood. (Overnight in Arenal)
Arenal Volcano and Hot Springs
Enjoy an amazing hike through the Arenal and Chato Volcanoes accompanied with typical Costa Rican lunch and drinks. Hike on a 6km path to reach the base of the volcano where you will find a solid lava field. Jump into the green lagoon in front of the volcano for a refreshing bath. Head to a tour of the area and travel to the hot springs of Tabacón. Relax in the hot springs along with alcoholic drinks and a volcanic mud mask. Return back to your hotel at the end of day. (Overnight in Arenal)
You’ll be transferred to your hotel in Tamarindo where you can enjoy plenty of outdoor activities by the beach. Tamarindo is a town, on Costa Rica’s Pacific coast. It is known for its popular beaches like Playa Tamarindo and Playa Langosta. It is a prime spot for surfing and sportfishing, diving, sunning and also a famous nesting area of the leatherback turtles. You can spend the day on your own. (Overnight in Tamarindo)
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
You’ll be transferred to your hotel in Monteverde which is home to one of the rarest habitats on Earth, the cloud forest, and an astounding variety of flora and fauna. Monteverde consists of the Tico village of Santa Elena and the Quaker settlement of Monteverde, strung between two lovingly preserved cloud forests. Visit the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve, famous reserves in the world for its biodiversity, conservation, contributions, and scientific researches. The forest is festooned with orchids, bromeliads, ferns, vines and mosses that rise high into the sky. The Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is home to more than thousands of species of plants and animals. Enjoy your day discovering the flora and fauna and return back to your hotel. (Overnight in Monteverde)
You’ll be transferred to your hotel in San José. Located in the heart of Costa Rica, San José is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica. San José is on a plateau in the Central and is ringed by lush green mountains and valleys. Spend the day on your own exploring the neighbourhood and gastronomy. You can visit the Winchester Mystery House or the Happy Hollow Park & Zoo. (Overnight in San José)
Todayyour trip comes to an end and you’ll be transferred to the San José International Airport.