Half Day and Full Day National Park Tours
COMBO BUENA VISTA
This is an all day adventure near the active volcano Rincon de le Vieja. We drive up to the white city of Liberia, where we start climbing up into the surrounding volcano and arrive at Buena Vista Lodge. Here we mount horses and take a nature trail down to the hot springs and mud pots. We enjoy the hot mud spa and swim in the crystal clear springs. We get a ride back to the Lodge for lunch. In the afternoon there is an option of experiencing the exhilarating canopy tour over the tree tops, sliding down a giant water slide of 450 meters. This area is abundant with wildlife, exotic tropical birds like toucans and monkeys. This tour includes pick up from the hotel by a bilingual guide, horseback riding, zip line tour, springs and lunch.
Departure time 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 pm.
ARENAL VOLCANO TOUR
Starting from $180
Formed some 7,000 years ago from the adjacent (and now extinct) Chato Volcano, Arenal most recent eruptive period began in 1968 with an explosion that buried three small villages and left 87 people dead. Up until July 2010, the eruptions had been constant, though much less severe—there were effusions of smoke and lava on an almost daily basis. We will visit the hot springs at the foot hill of the volcano after a hiking into the rain forest, where you can relax in the soothing waters and be caressed by the cool night air, while observing the stars and the incredible sky above the volcano. You will end the day with a splendid dinner.
This is an absolutely evening you will not want to miss in Costa Rica! What to bring: Tennis shoes, camera, rain gear, extra clothes, bathing suit.
Lunch is also included in this tour.
NICARAGUA ONE DAY TOUR
Highly recommendedFull Day$170
The gorgeous sights of Maderas and Conception volcanoes grace your eyes. The volcanoes are located on one of the largest freshwater islands in the world. Later, you’ll visit one of Nicaragua’s most active craters, on Masaya Volcano. There, you can enjoy the geological beauty and admire the vegetation that surrounds the area. Afterwards, you’ll stop for shopping at Masaya’s indigenous market, where you can find some of the region’s finest handicrafts. From there you’ll move to Granada, where you’ll step back in time. This is Central America’s oldest European-founded city. More than 20 colonial-era churches sit throughout the city of centuries-old colonial buildings and also we take a boat in the Granada lake just to give you a chance to observe the life style and the wild life at the Islets of Granada.
MONTEVERDE AT SELVATURA PARK
This tour gives you the opportunity to fly by a cable, through Monteverde’s world famous Cloud Forest. The tour includes a total of 15 zip lines that go through the forest with distances that go from the 40 meters to the 1000 meters, and heights from 20 to 150 meters, and then the chance to walk on the suspended bridges where we will be able to observe different birds typical of the cloud forest like the bell bird or the quetzal, and at the end we will be ending the day visiting the butterfly garden and the hummingbirds garden. This is the best way to appreciate the flora and fauna of Costa Rica from a different perpestive.
PALO VERDE NATIONAL
Half or dayStarting at $85
We leave in the morning to arrive at the Tempisque River Basin where we catch a boat for a two hour trip into the Palo Verde National Park. The lowlands and marshes create the perfect conditions for the largest concentration of waterfowl and wadding birds in Central America. This is a birdwatchers paradise as well as a perfect spot to see lots of big crocodiles. There are two different types of monkeys hanging from the trees. After the boat trip we have a delicious typical lunch.
TURTLE WATCHING TOUR(POSSIBLE NESTING)
This is a nocturnal adventure. This stars at the Playa Mina, this is a really nice and quiet beach, is one of the selected spots for the turtle nesting. In this tour is necessary to be patient, bilingual guide will be with you during the nesting process. This tour is educational as well as adventurous. The tour includes professional multi-lingual guides from the National Park, a video show, refreshments and transportation from the principal hotels in Tamarindo area.
Departure time: 5.45PM