5 Days / 4 Nights
Arenal Adventure Tour
Day 1: SAN JOSE – Arrival at the Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO). An Ivantours representative will meet and greet you upon your arrival and will provide you with all the necessary documentation you will need during your vacation, such as vouchers, day-by-day itinerary, main contact information and phone numbers. Then, you will be transferred to your hotel in San Jose – approximately 20 minutes driving distance.
Hotel: Radisson Europa.
Room: Standard. Breakfast included.
Stay: 1 night.
Day 2: SAN JOSE – ARENAL VOLCANO.
Tour: Arenal Volcano and Tabacon Hot Springs.
Duration: Full Day.
At mid-morning, your journey starts with a transfer to the northern lowlands of Costa Rica, where the major attraction is the Arenal Volcano. Climb up to central volcanic mountain range for a visit to the famous artisan town of Sarchí. Admire diverse agricultural plantations, ornamental plants and cattle ranches until you arrive at La Fortuna to enjoy a typical Costa Rican lunch. During the afternoon, you will visit the world-famous Tabacon Hot Springs. These natural hot springs feature a hot river that flows through a series of pools. From cascading falls to tropical gardens, the hot springs are the result of rainwater heated by magma in the earth’s interior. These waters are very beneficial to your body because the temperature helps to relax muscles, clean pores and rejuvenate the skin. Tabacon is a very unique location full of natural jewels. At the end of the tour you will enjoy dinner at the resort, followed by a transfer to your hotel in Arenal Volcano where you will stay the next two nights.
Hotel: Arenal Paraíso.
Room: Superior. Breakfast Included.
Stay: 2 nights.
Day 3: ARENAL VOLCANO:
Tour: Sky Tram and Sky Trek (Zipline)
In the morning, enjoy the Sky Tram & Sky Trek. Ascent to the top of the mountain by an aerial tram while observing the beautiful landscapes of the Arenal Lake. Enjoy the descent on a canopy tour, feeling your adrenalin rush as you cascade from one mountain to another. This tour has a duration of three our approximately.
In the afternoon you will experience a Canyoning tour, an adventure that you will never forget!! There are five rappels in the middle of exuberant nature, four in the waterfalls, and one over a dry rock face. After a short ride in a 4×4, you will arrive at the surrounding mountains of the Arenal Volcano and hike trough trails that will lead you to spectacular waterfalls. This adventure has a duration of three our approx.
Day 4: ARENAL VOLCANO – PACUARE RIVER – SAN JOSE – Early in the morning, be ready for a day filled with adventure and adrenaline, as you will enjoy a rafting expedition to the Pacuare River, one of the most scenic rivers in Costa Rica. Upon arrival at the river, professional guides will provide you with safety instructions. The first part of the expedition includes Class III rapids and some Class IV rapids, all within a natural setting full of tropical forest landscapes and dense vegetation. Halfway through the tour you will enjoy a delicious picnic lunch. Next, rafting becomes even more exciting, as you use the skills and experience gained in the morning to paddle steadily to the Caribbean plains where the river expedition ends. Triumph in having conquered one of the wildest and most scenic rivers in the world! At the Siquirres area, you can change clothes and then continue to the San José area, where you will spend your last night at your hotel.
Hotel: Radisson Europa or similar.
Stay: 1 night.
Room: Standard. Breakfast included.
Day 5: SAN JOSE (SJO) INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT – According to your flight itinerary, you will enjoy a transfer from your hotel to Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) to board your flight home.
Rate: $900 usd per person based on double occupancy.
This 4 night package includes:
2 nights in San José. Breakfast.
2 nights in Arenal. Breakfast.
Arenal Tour and Tabacon Hot Springs. Lunch and Dinner.
Sky Tram, Sky Trek Tour.
Shared shuttle transportation hotel to hote.
Tours are group (small group)
Prices are subject to change without notice.
Packages are based on availability; if there is no vacancy similar hotels will apply.
Customers will be notified prior to any price change.
All children rates vary according to age and will be priced by your travel agent.
Room upgrades are applicable please inquire with your travel agent for pricing.
Traveler should be in good physical condition for this package.
For packages booked during Christmas and New Years there may be an extra cost for mandatory dinners and parties, please check with your travel agent to see if these dinners apply to this package.
Important note: Tours order will be subject to weather, tours are group.
Rates: Prices valid from January 10th – November 1, 2013. December holiday season, Eastern Week and New Year have different rates. Check with us for that season rates.
Accommodation: You can change the hotels. Ask about this circuit in luxury hotels or bed and breakfast hotel style.