Romance of Costa Rica

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Romance of Costa Rica

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Destination for this trip:

Costa Rica; Jaco, Costa Rica; San Jose, Costa Rica

Length of trip:

9 days

Approximate price of this trip per person:

from $ 1749

Best travel dates to go:

Any time.

Detailed Description of this trip:

This package is specifically designed for honeymoons or couples who want an intimate Costa Rican experience. We have hand-selected each hotel and carefully designed this itinerary to make a truly romantic experience in our tropical paradise. We would be happy to customize any package for you! If you do not wish to drive, we can arrange for private transfers for transportation.

Trip Itinerary:

  • Day 1 - San Jose

    When you arrive in San Jose, Costa Rica, you will be transferred 20 minutes to Hotel Grano de Oro. This small hotel in San Jose has two hot tubs on the rooftop. Your stay in the garden suite affords you a 4 poster bed with luxurious linens and a sitting area which opens into your private garden.

  • Day 2 - Costa Rica

    Arenal Volcano

    Your Toyota Yaris rental car will be waiting for you when you check out of Hotel Grano de Oro this morning. Drive 3.5 hours through beautiful countryside to Arenal Volcano and Tabacon Resort. Your stay includes breakfasts & entrances to Tabacon Hot Springs. Relax in hot springs surrounded by lush vegetation, enjoying a tropical drink and watching Arenal Volcano's fireshow.

  • Day 3 - Costa Rica

    Rainforest Exploration
    Rainforest Hike

    Leave your hotel in the morning for a guided hike near Arenal Volcano National Park.

  • Day 4 - Jaco

    Leave Tabacon Resort and drive 4 hours to the Central Pacific coast. Hotel Villa Caletas is an intimate, boutique hotel. Spend the evening watching an incredible sunset with a spectacular view of the pacific coastline. Your Villa features privacy and elegant furnishings, decor and surroundings.

  • Day 5 - Jaco

    Rainforest Exploration by Land and Water
    Guided Rainforest Hike in Carara National Park

    Explore the rainforest on foot with a guided rainforest hike to see monkeys, leaf-cutter ants, macaws, parakeets, iguanas, and many other animals and birds. Wildlife and tropical habitat surround you as your professional guide points out and explains them.

  • Day 6 - Costa Rica

    Waterfall Gardens

    Check out of Hotel Villa Caletas and drive to the rainforest to see La Paz Waterfall Gardens. The rooms at the Peace Lodge are truly one of a kind with a fireplace opposite the king size bed, waterfall showers and exterior jetted tub overlooking the rainforest valley. Savor a great lunch buffet, then meander through a rainforest paradise to see a hummingbird garden, orchid garden, world's largest butterfly pavilion and 5 stunning waterfalls.

  • Day 7 - San Jose

    Poas Volcano

    Get up early! Drive to the top of Poas Volcano to see a spectacular view of two craters and an elfin forest. Then drive back to La Paz to enjoy the rainforest and check out. Drive 90 minutes to Hotel Grano de Oro. Return your rental car at the hotel in the evening.

  • Day 8 - San Jose

    Whitewater Rafting
    Pacuare Whitewater Rafting

    Shoot the rapids through the rainforest on the Pacuare River. This all-day tour includes transportation, breakfast, lunch, snacks, refreshments, guide and all equipment. Travel through canyons and virgin rainforest for 16 miles. The class III-IV rapids are not rigourous and require no prior experience. With calm sections between the rapids, you can jump in and float in the warm water! This is an unforgettable, magical experience!

  • Day 9 - San Jose

    Check out of Hotel Grano de Oro. Private transfer to the airport to depart Costa Rica.

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