Embark on a full 7 days of adventure with local Costa Rican guides and learn everything about the traditional culture, flor and fauna, and diverse species of this beautiful country!
Enjoy a full 7 days of adventure on this authentic Costa Rican tour. You will be led around some of Costa Rica’s most beautiful destinations with various local guides and learn everything from coffee production, to sugarcane extraction. In addition to learning about local production techniques you will also have the opportunity to hike around Arenal Volcano and it’s surrounding areas to really take in the beautiful sights of Costa Rica.
Included are visits to some of Costa Rica’s most famous museums and insectariums.
DAY 1. Pick up from the airport and transfer to Hotel Best Western of Irazu. Breakfast will be included.
DAY 2. A morning transfer will be provided to El Encanto de La Piedra Blanca in San Jose. You will be with a local guide and will visit the catholic church along with the mural of the Los Boyeros while learning about the history of the location. Along your hike you will meet with a farmer and ride along a trail in a traditional cart while learning about the Costa Rican traditions from the farmer and later observe how masks are made in Costa Rica. On the farm of Don Torino, you will then learn about the sugar cane extracting process and at the end of it all enjoy a delicious and famous dish called ‘olla de carne’, in the Cuevita de Zarate. Overnight will be at the Hotel Best Western.
DAY 3. A morning transfer will be provided to the Arenal Volcano area and upon arrival you will check into a local hotel with its own natural hot springs. Rest of the afternoon will be free for you to enjoy what you would like to in the area.
DAY 4. With many different activities in the Arenal Volcano area, you will embark on an all day outing which will include: hikes to the La Fortuna Waterfall, visits to a local organic farm and reserve, historical tour at Arenal Volcano and then ending the day at Arenal’s natural hot springs. Overnight at your hotel in Arenal.
DAY 5. A morning transfer to Monteverde which will take you to a boat on the magnificent Arenal Lake. You will then ride along the pristine lake and take in the views of the active Arenal Volcano. From the lake, you will be taken in transport up steep roads enter into one of Costa Rica’s most prime spots for coffee growing and learn about the process through Don Juan Coffee and Chocolate tour near Monteverde.
After the morning and afternoon activities, in the evening, you will visit an indoor museum of amphibians and insects with the company of a bilingual and informed guide.
DAY 6. Zip lining will be the main activity of this day and you will find yourself zipping over the tree tops in the beautiful cloud forest. At the end of your canopy tour experience you will be guided to one of the largest butterfly exhibitions and end the day with a transfer back to your hotel.
DAY 7. Free transport back to the airport.
7 days and 6 nights
After you book your experience, you will receive a confirmation email from us confirming that your payment went through. You will then be connected directly to the tour operator, in case you have any further questions. We are also happy to answer any questions about the tour, or travel in general in your country of destination.