A beautiful cloud forest, the world’s largest active volcano crater, national parks teeming with life, relaxing thermal hot springs, and beautiful unspoiled beaches—these are just some of the places waiting for you on this Costa Rica tour. You'll overnight in San José, Arenal, Monteverde, and Guanacaste. You’ll get up close to nature on this Costa Rica tour. A highlight is a walk with a knowledgeable Naturalist in the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. The Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is home to over 400 bird species, 120 mammal species, 120 species of amphibians and reptiles, more than 3,000 plant species, and one-third of the population of orchids. On your guided walk, have your camera ready to capture this forest's impressive beauty and the species that call this area home. Another highlight of this Costa Rica tour is your time spent at the Arenal Hanging Bridges. Accompanied by an expert Naturalist, take to the treetops for a 360-degree bird’s-eye view of the tropical rainforest from the 15 hanging bridges suspended in the rainforest canopy. In the Arenal Volcano area, you’ll also have the chance to relax in the thermal, healing waters at Tabacon Hot Springs, heated by the magma found in the earth’s core. Near San José, you’ll visit Doka Estate, one of Costa Rica’s premium coffee plantations, and Poás Volcano, the largest active crater in the world with frequent geyser-like eruptions. Here, a walk along the trails leads you through cloud forests filled with stunted and twisted vegetation. Also, three nights in Guanacaste on Costa Rica's north Pacific Coast gives you time to relax on the beautiful beaches or to take part in rainforest canopy tours, river rafting, horseback riding, and so much more.For value-minded travelers looking to experience nature at its finest, this Costa Rica tour is an experience not to be missed!
Sightseeing: In Poás Volcano, Doka Coffee Estate, Sarchi, Arenal Volcano National Park, and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Inside visits as shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.Guides:
Local Guides for sightseeing at Poás Volcano, Doka Coffee Estate, Arenal Volcano National Park, and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve; services of a professional Tour Director.
Scenic Highlights: Poás Volcano, Doka Coffee Estate & Butterfly Garden, Arenal Volcano National Park, Tabacón Hot Springs, and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve.
The following UNESCO World Heritage Sites can be seen or visited on this vacation:
- Area de Conservación Guanacaste
Transportation: Private, deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach while touring.
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for additional information. Some tours require intra-vacation flights (and in some cases intra-vacation segments must be purchased from Cosmos).