Cross Country

Costa Rica Wildlife at its Best!

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14 Nights /
$ $ $ $

‘Cross Country’ is perfect for:

For couples, families or groups who want to cross Costa Rica coast to coast and enjoy nature.

This Costa Rica wildlife vacation is suited for any nature enthusiast or for those who are looking for an extended ecotourism package in Costa Rica. Visit four iconic parts of the country, all teeming with flora and fauna and waiting to be explored.

Nature in the Caribbean Coast

After getting to Costa Rica head north to Tortuguero, in the Caribbean coast. Tortuguero is named for its most famous resident – sea turtles (tortuga).

After an exciting boat ride, spend two nights at Manatus Hotel, where you’ll be immersed in the unique ecosystem and culture. Take a walking or boat tour to explore the canals – there are no cars here, so it’s a slower pace of life!

A Stop in the Mountains

The next destination is one that most tourists don’t get to see – San Gerardo de Dota. Set in a valley with dramatic steep sides, this lush paradise takes your breath away at first view. B

ut staying there, in the renowned Savegre Hotel, is even better, with its ample opportunity to view the elusive quetzal, one of the world’s most beautiful and elusive birds.

Immersing Beaches in Manuel Antonio

You can’t visit Costa Rica without a little beach time! Head to Manuel Antonio National Park, the country’s most famous.

Enjoy Costa Verde, a unique boutique hotel, and look for white-faced monkeys during your guided tour of the national park. Don’t forget to take a dip in the Pacific Ocean!

Off-the-Grid in the South Pacific

The last destination on this countrywide trip is perhaps the most special: the Southern Pacific, in the Osa Peninsula area. Considered one of the most biodiverse places on earth, it is home to hundreds of species of animals, birds, insects, and plants.

Stay in a boutique, secluded hotel tucked in a national park. If you’re lucky, get a glimpse of a Baird’s tapir, one of Costa Rica’s shyest residents. Keep your eyes open for all other kinds of wildlife, and be sure not to miss the stunning sunsets.

Take a domestic flight back to San José, then board your plane with photos and memories to last a lifetime!

What’s included in ‘Cross Country’?

Lodging & Meals:

  • 2 nights at Hilton Garden Inn La Sabana—Breakfast included.
  • 2 nights at Manatus Hotel—All meals included.
  • 3 nights at Savegre Hotel—All meals included.
  • 2 nights at Costa Verde—Breakfast included.
  • 3 nights at Playa Cativo—All meals included.

Private Transportation:

  • Ground transfer from San Jose International Airport to the Hilton Garden Inn (app. 20 minutes)
  • Ground transfer from the Hilton Garden Inn to Manatus Hotel (app. 2.5 hours)
  • Ground transfer from Manatus to the Savegre Hotel (app. 4.5 hours)
  • Ground transfer from the Savegre Hotel to Costa Verde (app. 2.5 hours)
  • Round ground transfer from Costa Verde to Manuel Antonio National Park (app. 10 minutes each way)
  • Ground transfer from Costa Verde to Osa Peninsula area (app. 3.5 hours)
  • Round boat ride to and from Playa Cativo (app. 30 minutes each way)
  • Ground transfer from to Quepos Airport.
  • Flight from Quepos Airport to San Jose International Airport (app. 25 minutes)
  • Ground transfer from San Jose International Airport to the Hilton Garden Inn (app. 20 minutes)
  • Ground transfer from the Hilton Garden Inn to San Jose International Airport (app. 20 minutes)

All private transfers include an English-speaking driver.

Tours and Activities:

  • Tour of the Caribbean Canals.
  • Manuel Antonio National Park guided tour.

Costa Rica Vacations itineraries include:

  • Rescheduling Coverage*
  • 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 two weeks before arrival, no change fee*

* 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.






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