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Highlight - Costa Rica

San José • Sarapiquí • Caño Negro • Arenal • Manuel Antonio • San Gerardo de Dota
Departures: Daily

Day 1: Arrive San José. Upon arrival in Costa Rica’s capital, you’ll be met and transferred to your chosen hotel. Standard: Corteza Amarilla Hotel; Superior: Costa Rica Marriott

Days 2 & 3: San José - Caño Negro. Travel to Caño Negro in northern Costa Rica, close to the small village of Los Chiles for a two-night stay in a traditional lodge. Caño Negro is an ecological treasure and the natural habitat of more than 350 species of birds, as well as the emerald basilisk, iguanas, river turtles, caimans and jaguars. In the afternoon head out for a short nature walk near to the lodge and learn more about this interesting area. Tomorrow travel through the wetland in boats in the company of experienced guides keeping a look out for birds, iguanas, turtles, Caimans and other species. Afternoon at leisure. (Day 2 BD; Day 3 BLD) Standard & Superior: Natural Lodge Caño Negro

Day 4: Caño Negro - Arenal. After breakfast travel to Arenal for a two-night stay within sight of Costa Rica’s most famous volcano. (B) Standard: Arenal Manoa Hotel; Superior: Royal Corin Hotel

Day 5: Arenal - After a leisurely morning head out on a guided tour of the volcano, on a trail that will take you through the forest and over recent lava flows and an area destroyed in 1968, now in the process of regeneration. After the tour, enjoy a relaxing bath in the hot springs at your hotel. (B)

Days 6 & 7: Arenal - Selva Bananito. This morning you’ll travel to Selva Bananito located in the Province of Limón. Spend two nights at this private reserve and award winning ecolodge. Here you’ll find amazing flora and fauna and beautiful scenery. There are optional excursions available (payable locally) including bird watching, guided rainforest walks and horse riding.

Days 8 & 9: Selva Bananito – San Gerardo de Dota. After breakfast travel to San Garardo de Dota for a two-night stay. The cloud forest here is home to the Resplendent Quetzal and sightings are possible year round. Take some time to explore the area with a self-guided walking tour through the forest trails. (B) Standard: Trogon Lodge; Superior: Savegre Lodge

Days 10-12: San Gerardo de Dota - Manuel Antonio. Travel to Manuel Antonio on the central Pacific coast for a three night stay. Just 10 minutes’ walk from the pristine beach, backed by tropical forests and a short drive to the entrance of Manuel Antonio National Park, El Parador is a great place to relax in stunning surroundings. Over the next few days relax by the pool or on the beach or take part in optional excursions including a visit to the national park (payable locally). (B) Standard: El Parador (Garden Room); Superior: El Parador (Tropical Room)

Day 13:Depart San José. After breakfast, transfer to San José Airport. (B)

Tour Highlights
• Hike along the forest trails at Selva Bananito looking out for birds, butterflies and monkeys
• Spot caimans on a boat trip in Caño Negro
• Soak in the hot springs near Arenal Volcano
• Relax on a tranquil beach in Manuel Antonio
• Feel the tranquillity of the cloud forest at San Gerardo de Dota

Includes
• 12 nights accommodation & all meals as included (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
• Private transfers & touring
• Self drive option: 4x4 rental replaces transfers & touring

Highlight - Costa Rica
Highlight - Costa Rica
Highlight - Costa Rica

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