Costa Rica AdventureCosta Rica
A fantastic introduction to Costa Rica that begins with off the beaten track adventure at the wonderful Pacuare Lodge, includes a stay near the iconic Arenal Volcano and finishes up with a few days of laid-back luxury in a beach resort in Papagayo.
Fly to San Jose
Depart the UK for a direct flight to San Jose. One arrival in Costa Rica’s capital you will be transferred to Grano de Oro for one night.
Pacuare Lodge, Turrialba
Take a private transfer and head east out of the city to the Pacuare River - one of the world’s top ten spots for rafting! Here you will change into wet weather gear and your guides will brief you ahead of the rafting trip that will take you over white water, through rushing rapids and gorges with periods of calm when you can take in the stunning jungle scenery before arriving at the beautiful remote jungle lodge where you will spend three nights. Choose from a range of activities including a canopy adventure with ziplining, canyoning, birdwatching, a waterfall hike challenge, inflatable kayaking, a cultural indigenous hikes and rural experiences.
After a few days in tropical wilderness, it’s back rafting along the Pacuare River before continuing by road to the town of La Fortuna, the gateway to the Arenal Volcano National Park. Here you will stay for three nights at the stylish Arenal Nayara Springs. This is a great base for activity lovers as there is so much to do. From canopy walks and ziplining to hikes and horse riding, all in the sight of the majestic volcano.
Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort
Located on the Papagayo Peninsula, Andaz stands quietly and almost imperceptible among the trees, overlooking the sapphire blue waters of Culebra Bay. Here you will stay for three nights enjoying the breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean, relaxing on one of the secluded beaches and taking part in many outdoor adventure and water-based activities. Amenities include three secluded beaches, four swimming pools, an impressive spa and an 18-hole golf course where with the monkeys monitoring your swing and giant trees as spectators, golfing becomes a lifetime experience!
Return to the UK
Private transfer to San Jose airport for your return flight to the UK.