Basic Costa Rica

Basic Costa Rica


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Please Note: This tour is only applicable for 18 to 30 year olds.

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Itinerary

Tour Itinerary

Chill out on the Caribbean and Pacific coasts, cruise across Lake Arenal with beautiful views of Arenal Volcano, explore the misty cloud forest

Stay flexible in Costa Rica on this unique two-week adventure. You'll hit the volcanoes, a cloud forest, and both of the incredible coasts. Chill out on white-sand beaches and explore pristine wildlife reserves. Best of all, this trip gives you the flexibility to create the adventure of a lifetime, so you can soar across the treetops by zipline, rappel down a waterfall, or learn to surf the Pacific breaks. Take a trip that's packed with just the essentials — everything you need to explore the diversity and beauty of Costa Rica.

Day 1: San José
Arrive at any time.
Activity: Your opportunity to meet your CEO and fellow travellers, and learn more about your tour. Opt to join the group for a local meal afterwards.
Accommodation: Boutique Hotel Casa Las Orquideas (or similar)

Day 2: San José/Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Travel to the Caribbean coast and enjoy the tropical seascape.
Transport: Climb aboard, grab a seat, and enjoy the ride.
Free Time: Free time to explore paradise.
Accommodation: Kayas Place (or similar)

Day 3: Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Opt to go snorkelling in the Caribbean or hiking in Manzanillo National Wildlife Refuge.
Free Time: Free time to explore paradise.
Accommodation: Kayas Place (or similar)

Day 4: Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Opt to go snorkelling in the Caribbean or hiking in Manzanillo National Wildlife Refuge.
Free Time: Free time to explore paradise.
Accommodation: Kayas Place (or similar)

Day 5: Puerto Viejo de Talamanca/La Fortuna
Travel to La Fortuna in central Costa Rica. Try to catch a glimpse of Arenal Volcano through the cloud cover.
Transport: Climb aboard, grab a seat, and enjoy the ride.
Transport: Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.
Accommodation: Selina Hostel La Fortuna (or similar)

Day 6: La Fortuna
Options abound—soak in Arenal's hot springs or get the adrenaline pumping with whitewater rafting or waterfall rappelling.
Free Time: With so much to see and do here, make the most of your time and get going.
Accommodation: Selina Hostel La Fortuna (or similar)

Day 7: La Fortuna
Options abound—soak in Arenal's hot springs or get the adrenaline pumping with whitewater rafting or waterfall rappelling.
Free Time: With so much to see and do here, make the most of your time and get going.
Accommodation: Selina Hostel La Fortuna (or similar)

Day 8: La Fortuna/Monteverde
Travel from La Fortuna to Monteverde and into the cool mountain air of the area. Stop at Life Monteverde, a coffee cooperative for coffee tastings, and a tour of their farm to learn about sustainable agriculture. In the afternoon, take time to venture out and explore the mountainous town of Monteverde.
Transport: Climb aboard and make friends with your seatmate en route to the next stop.
Transport: Climb aboard and get your float on.
Transport: Climb aboard and make friends with your seatmate en route to the next stop.
Activity: Enjoy a visit to Life Monteverde, a coffee cooperative made up of 12 local families, dedicated to educating Costa Rica and the world about sustainable farming and conservation. Your visit here directly benefits Life Monteverde's educational programs, which provide free access to local school groups, and training for Costa Ricans. Walk through the plantations of various tropical plants including bananas and pineapples, and learn about coffee growing and production, as well as various sustainable agriculture techniques like converting animal waste to fuel. Also make sure to taste the delicious coffee before you go!
Accommodation: Hotel El Sueño (or similar)

Day 9: Monteverde
Free day to enjoy; opt to tour the cloud forest or visit a coffee plantation.
Free Time: Get out and explore the misty cloud forest.
Accommodation: Hotel El Sueño (or similar)

Day 10: Monteverde/Santa Teresa
Travel to the Pacific coast of the Nicoya Peninsula and enjoy this laid-back beach town.
Transport: Climb aboard and make friends with your seatmate en route to the next stop.
Transport: Get to the next spot on your route aboard a convenient and efficient ferry boat.
Transport: Climb aboard and make friends with your seatmate en route to the next stop.
Accommodation: Selina Hostel Santa Teresa (or similar)

Day 11: Santa Teresa
Surf or swim the waves, practice yoga on the beach or chill out in this laid-back beach town.
Free Time: Get out and explore the southern part of the Nicoya Peninsula.
Accommodation: Selina Hostel Santa Teresa (or similar)

Day 12: Santa Teresa
Surf or swim the waves, practice yoga on the beach or chill out in this laid-back beach town.
Free Time: Get out and explore the southern part of the Nicoya Peninsula.
Accommodation: Selina Hostel Santa Teresa (or similar)

Day 13: Santa Teresa/San José
Travel back to the capital for a final evening with the group.
Transport: Climb aboard, grab a seat, and enjoy the ride.
Accommodation: Boutique Hotel Casa Las Orquideas (or similar)

Day 14: San José
Depart at any time.
Activity: Not ready to leave? Your CEO can help with travel arrangements to extend your adventure.

Please Note: This tour is only applicable for 18 to 30 year olds.

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Inclusions

Meals Included
No meals included

Transport
Local bus, boat, taxi, private vehicle, walking.

Inclusions
Your G for Good Moment: Life Monteverde Experience, Monteverde Your Discover Moment: La Fortuna Your Discover Moment: Monteverde. Beach time in Puerto Viejo and Santa Teresa. Free time in La Fortuna and Monteverde. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

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Accommodations

Simple hotels (3 nts), hostels (10 nts, multi-share).

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Questions & Answers

Question: What are the age restrictions?

The age requirements for this tour are restricted to guests between the ages of 18 and 39.

Question: How many suitcases can I take with me on my trip?

Each person is allowed one "check-in," and one "carry-on." Remember to take all valuables with you as "carry-on", because electronic equipment, cameras, laptops, jewelry, business documents and money are not covered by the airlines' liability, so always carry them aboard with you.

Question: Is Airfare Included in the Price?

Airfare from your point of origin to and from the trip is not included in the land price.


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