Independent Travel Tours


NINE DAY BUDGET PACKAGE

 

Accommodations

 

Irazu HotelThe Irazu Hotel is on the west side of San Jose. Located right on the Pan-American highway, you can head for Arenal without having to navigate downown San Jose and it is easy to find when you are returning.
Arenal SpringsArenal Springs Hotel offers the perfect combination between relaxation, comfort, and exuberant tropical scenery, as well as the best view of the Arenal Volcano from any vantage point in the premises.
La Sirena HotelLa Sirena Hotel in Costa Rica is a boutique hotel conveniently located in the center of Quepos, just 200 meters from the bus stop to the amazing Manuel Antonio National Park. Your stay at the newly renovated La Sirena puts you right where all the action is.

 

Tours

 

Tortugero CanalsThe wildlife at the Tortuguero National Park is rich and varied. There are unusually large populations of monkeys, amphibians, birds and fish. Resident fauna include the tapir, ocelots, jaguars, collared peccaries, river otters, sloths, grisons (furry, weasel-like mammal native to Mexico, Central America, and South America), frogs, macaws, toucans, and the fascinating bulldog bats which feed on fish.

 

Rates*

 

Dates Until
Aug 31st, 13
Sept 1st -
Nov 30th, 13
SPECIAL RATE $699.00 $665.00
Rates per person based on double occupancy
Add 2 children below 10 years old and pay only $70 additional to the rates above (valid from May 1st to Nov 30th)

*Please ask to your travel advisor about the Peak Season rates
Rates per person based on double occupancy
For package price with discount airfare use Package Quote Form.

 

Itinerary

Note: Remember these tours can be adjusted to your choices. Add or delete a day, substitute a different day tour or drop the day tours and just kick back. We can customise any package to fit you.

Day 1: ARRIVE - On arrival you will be met and transferred from the International airport to your first hotel, the Best Western Irazu located just 5 minutes away from San Jose downtown. Depending on your flight's arrival time, you may have a chance to look around San Jose.

Day 2: Tortuguero - On the second day you will visit one of the most exciting areas in Costa Rica, the Tortuguero National Park. This is the most important area in the Western Caribbean for the nesting grounds of the green sea turtle (Chelonia Midas), which can be seen from July to October. This region abounds with rich flora and fauna. Its several waterways allow all kinds of life to grow and develope in a Primary and Secondary Tropical Rain Forest. Orchids, birds, monkeys, crocodiles, sloths, toucans and many other species, can be seen all over the area. A great way to spend time in the Costa Rican forest!. Return to Best Western Irazu for second night.

Day 3: Arenal - Early in the morning of this third day your Toyota Yaris Plus will be delivered to the Best Western Irazu for the beautiful three hour drive to Arenal Volcano. This night you stay at the Arenal Springs in a Bungalow.

Day 4: Arenal - Spend the day exploring the Arenal Area. Try the Tabacon Hot Springs, take the hike to the La Fortuna Waterfall or just explore this beautiful area. Second night at Arenal Springs.

Day 5 - 7: Manuel Antonio Beach - Drive down the Pacific Coast to Quepos, next to the world famous Manuel Antonio National Park. Spend three nights at Hotel La Sirena.

Day 8: San Jose - Drive back to San Jose and drop-off your car at the Best Western Irazu where you will spend your last night.

Day 9: DEPARTURE - Take a complementary shuttle from the Best Western Irazu to the airport.

 


This package includes:
  • 3 nights at Best Western Irazu in a Premier Room.
  • 2 nights at the Arenal Springs in a Bungalow.
  • 3 nights at Hotel La Sirena in a Standard Room.
  • All hotel taxes.
  • Tortuguero National Park (Caribbean Side) - 1 Day Tour.
  • 6-day rental of a compact car, free mileage (manual transmission).
  • FREE GPS.
  • Meet & Greet at the airport.

Not Included: International airfare, airport departure taxes, car rental insurance, meals or optional activities other
than indicated above.