Arenal Volcano & Papagayo Gulf All Inclusive

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Day 1: Welcome to Costa Rica!

Arenal Springs Resort, La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Arenal Springs Resort

Upon arrival to Daniel Oduber International Airport in Liberia, you will be greeted by a company representative. Private transportation will then be provided to the 4 Star Arenal Springs Resort located in La Fortuna. This fun little tourist town is located in the shadow of the imposing Arenal Volcano. During your stay, you will enjoy a Junior Suite equipped with king or 2 queen size beds, A/C, cable TV, ceiling fan, refrigerator, telephone, security box, hair dryer, and Terrace with an amazing view of Arenal Volcano. Dinner included Day 1 if arriving prior to 8pm. Breakfast included daily. Included meals – Dinner

Day 2: Guided Walk through Hanging Bridges or Canopy Zipline Adventure, with Nature Hike & Hot Springs

Canopy Zipline, Costa Rica

Canopy Zipline

Today you have your choice of one of the following: A bilingual naturalist guided will lead you through the canopy of the rainforest via Suspended Bridges for a bird’s eye view of the animals that inhabits the jungle. You will enjoy (8) stand bridges with lengths that oscillate between 8 and 22 meters, as well as (6) hanging bridges, of elegant design and great safety, built with the latest technique that vary between 48 and 98 meters of between the towers. You will soar through the tree tops of the Rainforest on your Canopy Zipline Adventure. This high flying, high speed canopy course consists of 15 cables and 18 platforms and a giant Tarzan swing!!! The canopy zipline is a one of a kind adrenaline packed tour which is Costa Rica's most popular adventure activity with thousands participating annually.
Hanging Bridges Costa Rica

Hanging Bridges

In the afternoon, you will go on an easy hike through the Rainforest, with a bilingual naturalist guide who will point out the abundant wildlife, flora & fauna. When you reach the clearing, you will be at the closest observation point to Arenal Volcano. Though currently in a period of inactivity, Arenal has in recent years been the most active volcano in the world, erupting every 5 to 10 minutes. After approximately 45 minutes of viewing, you will visit Baldi Hot Springs where you will be able to relax & bathe as Arenal erupts in the background. Options: Add dinner for $20 per person. Upgrade to Eco Termales Hot Springs or Tabacon Hot Springs for an additional $50 per person including dinner. Included meals – Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Cano Negro Wildlife Riverboat or Whitewater Rafting Adventure

Whitewater Rafting Costa Rica

Whitewater Rafting

Today you have your choice of one of the following: You will go on a river boat ride down Rio Frio in the wild Caño Negro National Park. A bilingual naturalist guide will point out the abundant wildlife, flora & fauna that call this park home. This reserve is another important sanctuary for a wide variety of endangered species. Lunch included. Professional bilingual guides will lead you through class II and III rapids on one of Costa Rica's best Whitewater Rafting rivers, the Rio Balsa. This fun filled adventure will provide plenty of memories and stories for your friends and family. Lunch included. Enjoy dinner at your resort after your day of adventure. Included meals – Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Papagayo All Inclusive Resort

Hilton Papagayo All Inclusive Beach Resort & Spa Costa Rica

Hilton Papagayo All Inclusive Beach Resort & Spa Costa Rica

A shuttle transfer will be provided to the Beach Front All Inclusive Hilton Papagayo Costa Rica Resort & Spa located in a secluded, private bay on the Pacific Ocean at the Gulf of Papagayo. During your stay, you will enjoy a comfortably appointed Tropical Garden Bungalow with the warmth of polished wood furnishings including Hilton’s Serenity® Bed (King size or 2 double beds available). Modern in-room conveniences including a flat screen TV, MP3 clock radio and mini-fridge, provide a real sense of comfort to guests throughout your stay. Option to upgrade to Oceanview Room for an additional $75 per person total for your 3 night stay. Option to upgrade to a Private Transfer on this day for an additional $65 per person. Domestic flights are also available at an upgrade. Included meals – Breakfast, Dinner Also included: All drinks (Both alcoholic & non at Hilton Papagayo Resort)

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Photo by Toh Gouttenoire

Day 5: Wedding Ceremony!

You will come together for an intimate ceremony (your choice: in the morning, or at sunset). After the ceremony, you will have time to capture some beach photos before enjoying a celebratory dinner.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Also included: All drinks (Both alcoholic & non at Hilton Papagayo Resort)

Day 6: Relaxing Beach Day

Beach Day Hilton Papagayo

Beach Day

Enjoy a relaxing day on a beautiful tropical beach. Guests of the Hilton Papagayo Resort & Spa enjoy recreational activities and complimentary use of land and non-motorized water equipment.Lounge by one of several hotel pools or take a sunset stroll on the volcanic sand beach. Guests can work out in the Fitness Center or take aerobics classes. Play all day and into the night. The Papagayo Resort offers a variety of land and water sports, tennis, beach and pool games and more. Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner Also included: All drinks (Both alcoholic & non at Hilton Papagayo Resort)

Day 7: Fly Home - ¡Pura Vida!

Private transportation will be provided to Daniel Oduber International Airport in Liberia scheduled to arrive 3 hours prior to your departure. (please inquire for details if flying out of Juan Santamaria International Airport in San Jose). ¡Pura Vida! Included Meals: Breakfast Also included: All drinks (Both alcoholic & non at Hilton Papagayo Resort)
Based on availability, this Private Vacation can be taken any date.

This itinerary can be modified in any way – please contact us for customized quote.

Travel January 3 to April 30, 2016

Occupancy

8 Day Getaway

Double
Triple
Quadruple
Children 4 -12 yrs

Travel May 1 to December 15, 2016

Occupancy

8 Day Getaway

Double
Triple
Quadruple
Children 4 -12 yrs
Rates are per person, based on occupancy selected Maximum occupancy is 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children under 12 yrs Children's rates apply when sharing accommodations with 2 adults Children 0 - 3 yrs are complimentary / Children 13+ yrs rated as adults Rates not valid Dec 22 – Jan 2 (Christmas/New Years) or April 13-20 (Easter Holy Week). Prices include Sales & Turismo Taxes

Included in this vacation:

  • Travel Assistance while in Costa Rica
  • Planning Assistance prior to trip
  • High Quality Waterproof Map of Costa Rica (1 per room)
  • Airport Greeting
  • All Domestic Transportation
  • Volcano Observation Tour & Hot Spring Admission
  • Your Choice: Whitewater Rafting Adventure or Cano Negro Wildlife boat tour
  • Your Choice: Hanging Bridges or Canopy Zipline Adventure
  • Tropical Welcome Cocktail upon arrival to your hotels
  • 3 Nights at Arenal Springs Resort - La Fortuna
  • 3 Nights at the Beachfront All Inclusive Hilton Papagayo – Papagayo
  • 6 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 6 Dinners if arriving prior to 8pm first night
  • All Drinks (Both Alcoholic and Non Alcoholic) at Hilton Papagayo