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Volcanoes, Cloud Forests
& Pacific Beaches

9 Days/8 Nights
San Jose, Arenal, Monteverde
& Pacific Beaches

From $1200*
Here is a suggested itinerary to Costa Rica,
which is designed to start on any day of the week.
This itinerary may be modified to suit the individual traveler.

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Itinerary
EcoAdventures Costa Rica Volancoes, Cloud Forests & Pacific Beaches Tour Map
See dozens of hummingbirds up close at the Hummingbird Gallery, Monteverde Cloud Forest, Costa Rica
Hummingbird Gallery,
Monteverde Cloud Forest, Costa Rica
Day 1: Arrive San Jose, Costa Rica Transfer to your selected hotel.
Day 2: San Jose/Arenal Mid-morning motorcoach departure for a tour of Arenal National Park, followed by a visit to Tabacon Resort, where you can enjoy the many different natural hot springs and pools. A delicious dinner and snacks included. (B, D)
Day 3: Arenal Leisure day for optional tours. (B)
Day 4: Arenal/Monteverde Morning departure for a two-hour transfer to Monteverde via boat crossing Lake Arenal and then taxi to Monteverde. Accommodations in selected hotel. (B)
Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica
Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica
Day 5: Monteverde Morning hike through Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, viewing the misty forest with its dense vegetation. Visit the Hummingbird Gallery and Cheese Factory. Afternoon at leisure for optional tours. (B)
Day 6: Monteverde/Tamarindo Morning departure via shuttle service for a six-hour transfer to Tamarindo Beach in Guanacaste Province on the Pacific. Accommodations in selected hotel. (B)
Days 7 & 8: Tamarindo Leisure days for optional tours. (B Daily)
Day 9: Depart Tamarindo Transfer to the Liberia Airport, or extend your stay in Costa Rica with additional destinations. (B)
Note: You can substitute mid-Pacific or Manuel Antonio hotels for Tamarindo and rates are quoted below.

Rates for all of the packages include:
• Airport/hotel/airport transfers via private shuttle vans
• Hotel accommodations as specified, including tax & service charge
• Breakfast throughout (B)
• Sightseeing, additional meals as indicated (L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
• Transportation via Shuttle Vans/Buses. See below for upgrades to Semi-Private Transfer Service or Private Transfer Service.
• Child rates are for children 11 years or under sharing a room with two adults with existing beds; a maximum of two children per room
*Rates subject to change without notice.
High Season = NOV-APR & JUL-AUG. Christmas, New Years & Easter Week not included
Low Season = MAY-JUN & SEP-OCT

Rates with Tamarindo Beach Hotels (Guanacaste)
Rates Per Person Low Season
High Season
Hotel Category
Year
Dbl
Sgl Supplement
Child
Dbl
Sgl Supplement
Child
Standard
2016
$1215
655
699
$1275
715
699
2017
1275
689
735
1340
755
735
First Class
2016
$1385
825
699
$1615
1055
699
2017
1455
870
735
1695
1115
735
Deluxe
2016
$1739
1180
699
$1915
1359
699
2017
1829
1245
735
2015
1429
735
Deluxe Plus
2016
$2615*
1975*
699*
$2955*
2315*
699*
2017
2755*
2079*
735*
3110*
2435*
735*
*Rates do not include breakfast at The Springs (Arenal)
Rates subject to change without notice.
Upgrades
All Year
Rates Per Person
Year
Dbl
Sgl Supplement
Child
Upgrade to Private Transfer Service
Rates apply to transfer from Monteverde to Guanacaste (Tamarindo) only).
2016
$105
210
105
2017
110
220
110
Upgrade to Private Transfer Service
Rates apply to transfer from Arenal to Monteverde, and Monteverde to Guanacaste (Tamarindo).
2016
$215
430
215
2017
230
430
230

Rates subject to change without notice.


Rates for Substituting Mid-Pacific Hotels
Rates Per Person Low Season
High Season
Hotel Category
Year
Dbl
Sgl Supplement
Child
Dbl
Sgl Supplement
Child
Standard
2016
$1200
580
670
$1325
700
670
2017
1265
610
710
1395
740
710
First Class
2016
$1590
970
670
$1795
1169
670
2017
1675
1020
710
1885
1230
710
Deluxe
2016
$1970
1350
670
$2250
1630
670
2017
2075
1420
710
2370
1715
710
Deluxe Plus
2016
$2545*
1925
670*
$2745*
2119*
670*
2017
2680*
2025
710*
2885*
2235*
710*
Upgrades
All Year
Rates Per Person
Year
Dbl
Sgl Supplement
Child
Upgrade to Private Transfer Service
Rates apply to transfer from Monteverde to Jaco (Mid-Pacific) only.
2016
$69
138
69
2017
75
150
75
Upgrade to Private Transfer Service
(Rates apply to transfer from Guapiles to Arenal, and Monteverde to San Jose).
2016
$180
360
180
2017
190
380
190

Rates subject to change without notice.


Rates for Substituting Manuel Antonio (Quepos) Hotels
Rates Per Person Low Season
High Season
Hotel Category
Year
Dbl
Sgl Supplement
Child
Dbl
Sgl Supplement
Child
Standard
2016
$1310
640
700
$1410
745
700
2017
1379
675
740
1490
785
740
First Class
2016
$1620
950
700
$1710
1050
700
2017
1700
999
740
1799
1099
740
Deluxe
2016
$1995
1329
700
$2075
1410
700
2017
2099
1399
740
2185
1485
740
Deluxe Plus
2016
$2600*
1939*
700*
$2775*
2115*
700*
2017
2740*
2050*
740*
2920*
2220*
740*
Upgrades
All Year
Rates Per Person
Year
Dbl
Sgl Supplement
Child
Upgrade to Semi-Private Transfer Service
Rates apply to transfer from Monteverde to Quepos only
2016
$110
220
110
2017
120
240
120
Upgrade to Private Transfer Service
Rates apply to transfer from Arenal to Monteverde, and Monteverde to Tamarindo
2016
$225
450
225
2017
235
470
235

*Rates do not include breakfast at The Springs (Arenal)
Rates subject to change without notice.


Hotels in Category
Region
Standard
First Class
Deluxe
Deluxe Plus
San Jose
Arenal

Arenal Springs Hotel or
Volcano Lodge or
Mountain Paradise

The Springs Resort & Spa*
(Alta Vista Guest) or
Nayara Hotel & Gardens
(Spring Villa)
Monteverde

Belmar (Peninsula View)
or Trapp Family Lodge (Mountain Suite) or
El Establo (Deluxe)

Belmar
(Superior Peninsula Room)
El Establo (Suite)
Tamarindo or
Papagayo
(Guanacaste)
Tamarindo Diria
(Classic)
Capitan Suizo
(Ocean Breeze/Ceiling Fan)
Capitan Suizo (Superior A/C)
or Tamarindo Diria
(Premium Sunset Oceanfront)
JW Marriott (Oceanfront Room)
or Andaz by Hyatt
(Andaz Room)
Mid-Pacific

Alma del Pacifico
(Garden) or
Marriott Los Suenos
(Deluxe)

Alma del Pacifico
(Beachfront Bungalow) or
Marriott Los Suenos
(Ocean View)

Marriott Los Suenos
(Oceanview Balcony)
Manuel
Antonio
El Parador
(Garden View)) or
La Mansion Inn
El Parador (Tropical) or
Villas Si Como No
(Superior)
Gaia Hotel & Reserve (Studio)
or Villas Si Como No (Deluxe)
or Arenas del Mar Resort
(Superior Oceanbreeze)
or El Parador (Premium)
*Rates do NOT include breakfast

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