Volcano & the Caribbean

Experience both the Caribbean and volcanoes during this trip through Costa Rica. This is the ideal round trip through Costa Rica for those who want to combine the beautiful beaches on the Caribbean side of the country with the the Tortuguero jungle and the mighty Arenal Volcano. A must in this journey is to either rent a bike or car in Puerto Viejo and take a day trip to one of the most beautiful beaches in the country, Punta Uva.

  • The price includes 13 hotel nights, 13 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners and 3 excursions.

Day 1: Welcome to Costa Rica

You will be picked up from the airport in San Jose and brought to the San Jose Palacio, only fifteen minutes away, for a one night stay.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 2: San Jose to Tortuguero

On the second day we embark on our journey to the magical town of Tortuguero, located on the Caribbean side of the Costa Rica. The town was named Tortuguero because there are an abundance of turtles that come here to nest. The town which we will visit lays deep in lush landscape on a canal.

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 3: Tortuguero

Today we will go on a thrilling boat tour through the canal and hike the surrounding rain forest area to see all of the incredible animals and vegetation present. When we return from our adventure we will relax and enjoy drinks by the pool.

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

Day 4: Tortuguero to Puerto Viejo

After breakfast on the fourth day we will check out of our hotel and start traveling south to the beautiful pearl of the Caribbean, Puerto Viejo. The culture here is much different from the rest of Costa Rica due to it‘s heavy influence from the Caribbean Islands.  Many of the local population has Jamaican heritage. Everywhere you go in Puerto Viejo you will hear reggae music and savor Caribbean style food while enjoying an extremely laid back atmosphere.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4-11: Puerto Viejo

You will have a fantastic week with plenty of time to spend at numerous pristine beaches in the area. There is also plenty of time for various adventures if you so do desire.  You can visit the national park of Cahuita, snorkel, visit an indigenous tribe, go zip lining, surf, or even cross the border to visit Panama!

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 11 : Puerto Viejo to Arenal

After we have enjoyed our breakfast and checked out of our hotel we begin our trip to the mighty volcano Arenal. We will drive through the countryside and behold it‘s astounding landscape. Upon our arrival at the Montereal Hotel, we will check in and have the rest of the afternoon free.  You can choose to enjoy the cozy mountain town of Fortuna or experience the tropical garden inside the hotel.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 12: Volcano Arenal

Today you are presented with a wide selection of options; the hotel offers several tours that are both half- and full day. You can experience canopy, visit the impressive waterfall of Fortuna, hike around the volcano, or go swimming in one of the abundant hotsprings heated by the volcano.

Meals included: Breakfast

Dag 13: Arenal – San Jose

On your last day you will get to explore the splendid surroundings of the Costa Rican valley. The remainder of your day can be spent shopping, touring the city, visiting museums, or participating in an excursion of your choice.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 14: Good bye Costa Rica!

We will provide transportation back to Juan Santa Maria Airport for your flight home. Bye bye Costa Rica…for now!

Price per person sharing double room, starting at: $ 1290.00

Price children sharing double room with 2 adults, starting at: $ 760.00