Date
November 3 – 13, 2023
Length
11 days
Pricing from Toronto
$3,989*
Pricing from Winnipeg
$4,069*
Optional Tour - Irazu Volcano, Orosi Valley and Lankester Gardens
$209 CAD per person
Optional Tour - Authentic Rainforest Experience
$269 CAD per person
Activity Level
Active

Become a globe-trotting adventurer on this Costa Rican expedition. Start in the coastal village of Tortuguero – known for its green turtles – where you’ll tour the jungles of the Tortuguero Canals on private trails before hitting the beach. Next, visit the famed Arenal Volcano, take a dip in the thermal waters of the Baldi hot springs and do yoga in a jungle setting. From there, travel to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve and walk on treetop walkways – you may even touch the clouds. While at the reserve, befriend the sloths at Selvatura Park. Head off to Manuel Antonio for an unforgettable guided ocean kayak and snorkeling tour before capping off your trip with a day of leisure in San José.

CAA Member-exclusive benefits:

  • $25 CAD Beverage card†
  • 50 CAA Dollars®^
  • 25% savings on CAA Travel Insurance◊

Daily itinerary.

Day 1

San José – Fly from Toronto or Winnipeg to San José. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel for the night.

Day 2

Tortuguero – Travel to Tortuguero and transfer by boat to your lodge. Witness the jungle splendour while travelling through the Tortuguero Canals. After lunch, continue touring the canals. B/L/D

Day 3

Tortuguero – Take a hiking tour along private trails through the jungle. Later, visit the museum and beaches of Tortuguero. B/L/D

Day 4

Arenal – Depart by boat to La Pavona dock, then transfer by coach to Guapiles. Visit the area of La Fortuna and take in the best view of the Arenal Volcano. Afterwards, relax in the thermal waters of the Baldi hot springs. B/L/D

Day 5

Arenal – Begin the day with a guided yoga session in a jungle setting. Later, visit the Don Juan Educational Farm. Tour the site and learn about biodiversity, scientific research and sugar cane production. B/L/T

Day 6

Monteverde – Travel from Arenal to Monteverde, famous for the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve. Check in to the lodge. B

Day 7

Monteverde – Visit Selvatura Park and the sloth sanctuary. Later, trek through the cloud forest on treetop walkways. B/L

Day 8

Manuel Antonio – Depart for Manuel Antonio, one of the most visited destinations in Costa Rica. Choose an optional excursion on this free day or spend your day at leisure. B

Day 9

Manuel Antonio – Today is your Extraordinary Experience: A guided ocean kayak and snorkeling tour along the coastline. End your sea adventure with a gourmet lunch on the beach. B/L/S

Day 10

San José – Morning at leisure before returning to San José for your last night in Costa Rica. B

Day 11

Transfer to the airport for your flight home to Toronto or Winnipeg. B

B - Breakfast | L - Lunch | D - Dinner | S - Snack | T - Tasting

Befriend Adorable Sloths and Turtles in Costa Rica.

Visit sanctuaries, roam around jungles, hit the beach, touch the clouds and more on this unforgettable Central American adventure.

Package includes:

Extraordinary Explorations logo with a camera, plane, cell phone, cup of coffee, letters and notebook surrounding the logo.
  • Return airfare from Toronto or Winnipeg to San José
  • 1+1-night stay in moderate-class accommodation in San José
  • 2-night stay in first-class accommodation in Tortuguero
  • 2-night stay in first-class accommodation in Arenal
  • 2-night stay in first-class accommodation in Monteverde
  • 2-night stay in first-class accommodation in Manuel Antonio
  • Breakfast daily, 6 lunches, 3 dinners, 1 snack and 1 tasting
  • Land transportation via first-class motor coach
  • All bridge, ferry and road tolls
  • Sightseeing and entrance fees as per itinerary
  • Professional English-speaking tour director throughout
  • Local English-speaking guides
  • Hotel porterage of 1 suitcase per person
  • Destination transfers

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