Costa Rica Jungle
Explore unique ecosystems during this trip and see abundant wildlife with your local naturalist guide. Relax by the beach in the northwestern part of the country and enjoy the most beautiful sunsets.
Duration: 9 Days | 8 Nights
Locations: Monteverde Cloud Forest, Rincon de la Vieja Volcano and Tamarindo Beach
Prices per person based on double occupancy start at:
- Standard rooms US $ 2699
- Car rental option available
- Price may vary depending on the date of the trip
- Extensions to other destinations are available
This package includes:
- Private transfer in /out
- 2 nights Monteverde
- 2 nights Hacienda Guachipelin
- 2 nights at Tamarindo Beach
- Activities included as described in the itinerary
- Daily breakfast
- Optional tours
- International flight
- Departure tax $29
- Alcoholic drinks
Day 1 – Arrival to Costa Rica
Upon your arrival at the international airport, a friendly and attentive local representative from Eco Tours Costa Rica will be awaiting your presence at the exit. Experience the warm embrace of Costa Rica from the very first moment. You’ll be treated to a private land transfer, seamlessly transporting you to your carefully chosen hotel, where you will be unwinding for the night. Accommodation Park Inn
Day 2 – Transfer to Monteverde
Indulge in a hearty breakfast at your hotel to fuel your exciting day ahead. Your journey continues as our skilled driver, dedicated to your comfort and safety, picks you up for a scenic drive to Monteverde. This shared transfer takes you up into the breathtaking mountains of Cordillera de Tilaran, revealing captivating panoramas of the Pacific ocean and the charming Nicoya peninsula. Upon your arrival, take a moment to settle into your chosen accommodation. Later in the afternoon, a different driver will whisk you away to a captivating Coffee farm. Here, you’ll immerse yourself in an educational and sensory journey, discovering the intricate world of coffee production. From learning about the trees, flowers, and fruits to gaining insights into the meticulous drying, grinding, and roasting processes, this experience promises to be a true delight for your senses. Accommodation according to your selection
Day 3 – Guided Hike to the Suspension Bridges
Embark on an awe-inspiring adventure today as you delve into the heart of the cloud forest on an exhilarating guided hike across the famed suspension bridges. This unique experience grants you unparalleled access to the diverse layers of the forest, allowing you to immerse yourself fully in its captivating beauty.
Traverse a network of meticulously crafted trails spanning 1.9 miles, guiding you through the enchanting forest. As you step onto the suspension bridges, ranging from 170 to 560 feet in length, you’ll find yourself suspended in mid-air, surrounded by the lush tapestry of the cloud forest. Your journey through this living ecosystem offers remarkable encounters with a variety of fauna. From the vibrant array of birds and intricate insects to the possibility of catching glimpses of playful monkeys and tranquil sloths, every step holds the promise of a new and captivating discovery. Keep your senses keen, for you might be graced with the presence of the revered Resplendent Quetzal, a symbol of majestic beauty in this lush wilderness. Let the forest reveal its secrets as you traverse these remarkable suspension bridges, creating memories that will linger long after your journey through the clouds.
Day 4 – Transfer to Hacienda Guachipelin
As the sun rises, your day begins with a nourishing breakfast, setting the stage for a remarkable journey to Hacienda Guachipelin. Situated near the base of the majestic Rincon de la Vieja volcano, this charming hacienda is a testament to the owners’ family legacy and passion. Upon your arrival, indulge in a seamless check-in process, and then let the afternoon unfold at your leisure. Take this time to immerse yourself in the natural wonders that surround you. Discover the vibrant tapestry of wildlife and avian wonders that call our lush gardens home. Native trees and exotic flowers paint a stunning backdrop around your guest quarters, creating a serene atmosphere that invites tranquility and exploration.
venture out into our vast 3,400-acre ranch, a haven for both the curious and the adventurous. Ascend to our panoramic lookout point, a place of awe where you’ll be treated to sweeping 360-degree views that encompass the imposing Rincón de la Vieja and Santa Maria volcanoes, the sprawling Guanacaste plains, and the expansive stretch of the Pacific coastline. Be sure to mark your calendar to witness the spellbinding sunsets that grace this picturesque landscape. For those seeking a more immersive encounter, embark on a guided hike that leads you to a cascading waterfall. As you navigate through the terrain, the symphony of nature’s sounds and the refreshing embrace of the surroundings will invigorate your senses.
Day 5 – Guided hike to Rincon de la Vieja Volcano
Awaken your senses with a delectable breakfast that fuels your spirit for an exciting day ahead. Your morning journey leads you to the remarkable Rincón de la Vieja volcano, an iconic natural marvel waiting to be explored. As you embark on your hike, a world of diverse ecosystems unfolds before your eyes. Traverse through the arid beauty of the dry forest and ascend into the verdant embrace of the montane forest. Your path is adorned with exotic flora, where vibrant fuchsia flowers and delicate orchids create a breathtaking tapestry of colors. Prepare to be entranced by the geothermal wonders that dot the landscape. Witness the spectacle of boiling mud springs, the earth’s ancient whisper of sulfur springs, and the ethereal dance of steam vents and fumaroles. Each step is an opportunity to connect with the raw forces that have shaped this land over time. Having explored the captivating trails and marveled at the geological wonders, reward yourself with a soothing and indulgent experience. The Rio Negro Hot Springs invite you to unwind and rejuvenate. Immerse yourself in the warmth of these mineral-rich waters, letting the healing embrace of nature envelop your senses.
Day 6 – Transfer to Tamarindo Beach
Today marks the beginning of a new chapter in your Costa Rican escapade. After a delightful breakfast, bid farewell to the enchanting haven of Hacienda Guachipelin as you set forth on a scenic journey to the serene shores of Tamarindo Beach. Your transfer promises both comfort and convenience, allowing you to relax and relish the changing landscapes as you draw closer to your beachside destination. Tamarindo Beach awaits, offering a tranquil retreat where the rhythm of the waves becomes your soothing soundtrack. Indulge in the promise of sun-kissed sands, turquoise waters, and a laid-back atmosphere that beckons you to unwind. The allure of Tamarindo’s beauty and tranquility is sure to capture your heart, inviting you to create new memories by the sea. Accommodation according to your selection
Day 7 – Tamarindo Beach
Today is yours to revel in the simple joys of life and immerse yourself in the idyllic charm of Tamarindo. With no set itinerary, you have the freedom to craft your day just the way you like it. Bask in the gentle caress of the sun as you lounge on the golden sands, allowing the rhythmic symphony of waves to serenade you. Engage in a stroll along the shoreline, feeling the soft grains of sand beneath your feet and relishing the panoramic views that stretch before you. Tamarindo offers an array of activities to suit your desires. From water sports that invite you to dance with the waves to exploring local markets and sampling delectable cuisine, the options are as diverse as they are captivating.
Day 8 – Transfer back to San Jose
Your journey back to San Jose offers a chance to reflect on the moments cherished by the shore and the adventures embraced. The landscapes that unfold before you as you travel back to the capital city provide a final glimpse of Costa Rica’s diverse beauty. Upon arrival in San Jose, relish the comfort and relaxation of an overnight stay. This brief interlude serves as an opportunity to recharge, allowing you to reminisce about your experiences and prepare for your upcoming departure.
Day 9 – Transfer to the Airport
Today is the end of your trip thanks for coming, and have a safe flight