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Monteverde and Arenal Combination Program (4K)

This tour combines two of the most beautiful destinations of Costa Rica:

Day 1:

Canopywalk, Monteverde

You will be picked up at your city hotel and, together with other tourists, you will drive about 3 ½ hours by collective bus (Interbus) to Monteverde. The last 35km are in quite bad condition, so this is a rather bumpy affair. Your room is reserved at Arco Iris Ecolodge** (Standard rooms). The rest of the day is at your leisure. Information on optional tours (not included) is available at the reception desk.
Included meals: Breakfast

Day 2:

Today you have the option to choose between various excursions either with a guide or on your own. There are the Monteverde Reserve, Santa Elena Reserve, Selvatura or the Skywalk, a system of suspension bridges among the trees, from where you can observe the fauna and flora in the canopy of the jungle. Other than that, there is also a butterfly garden, a snake museum, a hummingbird gallery and a cheese factory in the region of Monteverde. Return to the lodge, overnight.
Included meals: Breakfast

Day 3:

After breakfast you leave this beautiful cloud forest area. You will be taken to La Fortuna and Arenal Volcano by Jeep. First heading up into the mountains, then through the impressive nature down to Lake Arenal. From here you will cross Lake Arenal by boat. On the other side you will be picked up again and continue on to La Fortuna, where you will stay at Hotel Las Cabañitas***. The rest of the afternoon is at your leisure, and you can relax by the swimming pool. Overnight at Hotel Lomas del Volcan***.
Included meals: Breakfast

Day 4:

ButterflyIn the morning, you will take part in a guided hike to Arenal National Park. You will explore the safe areas around the volcano with a knowledgable guide. This is a group activitiy which you will share with other visitors. The rest of the afternoon is at your leisure. Overnight at hotel Lomas del Volcán.
Included meals: breakfast

Day 5:

On the last day, the morning is still at your leisure, in the early afternoon you will start your trip back to San José by collective bus (Interbus).
Included meals: American breakfast

Prices in 2016/2017

SingleDoubleTriple
High Season
Nov 11 - Dec 19, 2016
Jan 7 - Apr 8, 2017
Apr 17 - Apr 30, 2017
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2017
US$830 US$620 US$568
Low Season
May 1 - Jun 30, 2017
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2017
US$816 US$605 US$546

 

Options & Combinations:

Additional nights can be booked upon request. Peak season rates (Christmas and Easter) are on request

Child policy:

Supplement for children apply, please enquire.
Maximum number of children in parents' room: 2

Option 1) with Laguna del Lagarto Lodge
You can book a transfer from La Fortuna to Laguna del Lagarto Lodge at an extra charge.
Option 2) with beach hotels in Tamarindo
You can book a transfer by collective bus to Tamarindo at no extra charge. This transfer will take place in the morning or in the afternoon.
Option 3) with beach hotels in Sámara
You can book a transfer by collective bus (Interbus) to Sámara at no extra charge. This transfer will take place in the morning.
Option 4) with Jacó or Quepos / Manuel Antonio
Instead of returning to San José, you can book a transfer by collective bus (Interbus) to Quepos / Manuel Antonio at no extra charge. This transfer takes place in the morning.
Option 5) with Rincón de la Vieja
Instead of returning to San José, you can book a transfer by collective bus (Interbus) to Hacienda Guachipelín or Rincón de la Vieja Mountain Lodge at an extra charge. This transfer takes place in the morning.
Option 6) with Tambor or Montezuma
Instead of driving back to San José, you can book a collective transfer (Interbus) to Tambor or Montezuma at an extra charge. The driver accompanies the clients to the ferry, where he hands them over their luggage. The ticket for the ferry is included in the price. On the other side the driver for the rest of the journey already waits for the clients and takes over the luggage again. On the ferry, the clients travel on their own. This transfer takes place in the morning.
Option 7) with Puerto Viejo de Limón
Instead of returning to San José, you can book a transfer by collective bus (Interbus) to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca at an extra charge. This transfer takes place in the morning.

NOTE: All our Costa Rica adventures can be combined to form individualized packages. Please ask if you need help creating your own itinerary. We also offer fly drive packages and some short mountain biking and white water rafting tours that are not mentioned in the index. Please ask.

For booking inquirires and further information, please contact Sacred Earth.