Come with us to exotic cloud forests, hanging bridges, jungle boat safaris, mangrove-canopied lagoons, and trees teeming with toucans. Experience all the richness this lush, bi-coastal country offers—from jungles, tropical rain forests, volcanoes, waterfalls, beaches, and coral reefs to flora and fauna of all types and stripes.
Begin this amazing adventure by traveling toward the northern plains, where the Arenal Volcano begins to crown. The fertile land is covered with pineapple, cassava, bananas, and more. Explore the dining options in the village of La Fortuna or have dinner at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel and free morning to enjoy the amenities. Afternoon nature walk with an expert guide around the Arenal Volcano National Park to see the rainforest and wildlife. Afterwards, relax in the natural hot springs near the volcano and stop in at the resort for dinner. (B)
Travel to the rare Cloud Forest in a Jeep-Boat-Jeep across the Arenal Lake to Monteverde. Enjoy spectacular views of the volcano and spot many species of birds crossing the lake. Monteverde is one of the few cloud forests in the world so conservation and protection of the unique plants and animals found here is a priority. Explore the forest and meet the friendly locals who enjoy living in harmony with Mother Nature. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
Today, explore the Cloud Forest accompanied by an expert tour guide. Early departure to see wildlife. At the reserve the nature/history trail reveals enchanting flora and fauna of the forest. You may spot a quetzal, a trogon or the noisy bell-bird. Return to the hotel for afternoon at leisure and overnight. (B)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departing flight or onwards to your next destination. (B)