Want to Travel a Little Further? Countrywide Explorer Could be for You.
- DAY BY DAY
Explore all of Costa Rica in this exciting vacation package!
Begin the journey in the lush jungle near the Arenal Volcano where you will go on fantastic tours and stay in one of the country’s most luxurious hotels – Arenal Nayara. Complete with sushi restaurant, wine bar, volcano views, and magical landscaped tropical gardens, the hotel was voted one of the most romantic in the world.
From Arenal you will then travel to the cloud forest of Monteverde where you will visit the beautiful Santa Elena Reserve. Monteverde was founded by Quakers and retains much of its charm. Enjoy the relaxed and tranquil atmosphere.
Finish your vacation in sunny Manuel Antonio where you will stay at the beachfront resort Arenas del Mar and visit the stunning national park and majestic Damas Islands.
Countrywide Explorer Includes:
- Exclusive Airport ‘Meet and Greet’ service—we’re there as you get off the plane so you have a stress-free arrival
- Private transfer to Arenal Nayara Hotel & Gardens with an English-speaking driver
- 3 nights lodging at Arenal Nayara—including breakfast daily
- Boat transfer to Monteverde
- 3 nights lodging at Hotel Belmar
- Sky Tram & Sky Trek tour
- Private transport to Arenas del Mar in Manuel Antonio
- 4 nights lodging at Arenas del Mar
- Guided tour of Manuel Antonio National Park
- Damas Island Mangrove Kayak tour
- Private transfer back to San Jose for your flight home2660
All luxury itineraries include:
- Rescheduling Coverage Included (normally from $400)*
- Dedicated 24/7 in country concierge line
- VIP Airport Meet & Greet Service, we meet you as you get off the plane **
- 0% interest Payment Plans
- Changes up to 2 weeks before arrival, no change fee*** (normally $125 a change)
* Not during holiday seasons.
** Only available for San Jose arrivals.
*** Restrictions may apply.
You will receive a 100% accurate price when you inquire with us and share your travel dates. Final package pricing includes taxes, domestic transport, tours and lodging as described unless otherwise indicated. The package does NOT include international airfare or optional travel insurance or any other services not expressly mentioned.
DAY BY DAY
Day 1: Welcome to Costa Rica!
Arrive in San José where one of our representatives will meet you and show you to your private transfer. Travel to Arenal where you will stay at the luxurious Arenal Nayara.
Day 2: Hanging bridges tour
You will start to explore Costa Rica by going on a Hanging Bridges Tour. See Arenal like few others do in this exciting adventure that takes you to the heart of the jungle. See wildlife and lush vegetation and finish your day by relaxing in some of the area’s most stunning hot springs.
Day 3: Enjoy the area
Relax in your luxurious suite at the Arenal Nayara or take part in some nearby activities like horseback riding tours, hiking, or visiting La Fortuna.
Day 4: Arenal to Monteverde
Take a private transfer to Monteverde where you will stay at the Belmar Hotel—an Austrian Alps-inspired mountain chalets with open-concept bathrooms and a two person Jacuzzi, perfect for couples!
Day 5: Rainforest Combo Tour
Go on a Sky Tram & Sky trek tour to explore the exotic flora and fauna of Monteverde, one of the country’s most richly biodiverse places.
Day 6: Explore the Hotel and the Area
Relax in your suite or visit the town of Santa Elena. We would be more than happy to organize another tour for you. Monteverde offers many activities such as sky trams, canopy tours, and birdwatching.
Day 7: Montverde to Manuel Antonio
Take a private transfer to Manuel Antonio where you will stay at Arenas del Mar, a beachfront resort with first rate accommodations and impeccable service.
Arenas del Mar
Day 8: Tour of the National Park
Go on a guided tour of the famous Manuel Antonio National Park. Learn the secrets of the jungle creatures that live in this most stunning of destinations. Spend the rest of the day on one of the most beautiful beaches in the country.
Arenas del Mar
Day 9: Kayak in an Estuary
Today you will go on a kayak tour to Damas Islands, a pristine estuary where you will see wildlife and make your way through lush mangroves.
Arenas del Mar
Day 10: Down Time at the Hotel
Relax in your room at Arenas del Mar or lounge by the hotel’s pool. You can also take part in beach activities or explore Manuel Antonio. Visit the spa or sunbathe on the private beach.
Arenas del Mar
Day 11: Head Home
Take a private transfer back to San José where you will catch your flight back home.
Countrywide Explorer includes staying at:
The best hotel for romance, the Arenal Nayara Hotel is an ideal choice for couples who seek luxury and sophistication.« View Hotel »
Family-owned, boutique eco-hotel, offering nine acres of pristine cloud forest with serene nature trails.« View Hotel »
Arenas del Mar is the best beachfront hotel and an ideal choice for anyone looking for understated luxury while being eco-conscious.« View Hotel »
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