- Arenal Volcano
- Celeste Tenorio
- Costa Rica
- Family Friendly
- Guide Service included
- Hanging Bridges
- Horseback Riding
- Pacific Beaches
- Poas Volcano
- Rental Car included
- Unique Locations
This trip is especially designed for those that have always dreamed of visiting some gorgeous waterfalls, along with some spectacular places for flora and fauna of Costa Rica.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||San Jose, Costa Rica|
|DURATION OF TRIP||12 Nights|
|ADVISED MONTHS OF TRAVEL||All year around|
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Day 1: Arrival
Day 2: La Paz Waterfalls & Gardens
Day 3: On to the Volcano
Day 4: La Fortuna Waterfall
Day 5: Celeste Tenorio
Day 6: The Celeste Waterfall
Day 7: The Cloudforest of Monteverde
After your arrival you can opt for a coffee tour, or a twilight walk to see the animals that are active after sunset! We can make reservations for your preferred tours.
Santa Elena has some very nice dining options. We love to have dinner in the excellent Treehouse; a memorable dinner in the top of a tree!
Day 8: High up in the trees
In the afternoon you can explore the Monteverde National Park or the Santa Elena reserve. The trails are well marked and lead through the ancient cloud forest; a beautiful piece of preserved nature
Day 9: To the Pacific Coast
Your final destination for today will be the little town of Dominical, where you will spend 3 nights at the lovely Cuna del Angel. Cuna del Angel is an exclusive and cozy boutique hotel that is committed with high quality standards in service and sustainability, its facilities are comfortable and intimate with an atmosphere of tranquility and romance surrounded by exuberant nature in the South Pacific of Costa.
Day 10: Dominical and surroundings
Day 11: Horseback Ride to the Nauyaca Waterfalls
Day 12: Domincal
Day 13: San Jose
Day 14: Back home
This trip is especially designed for those that have always dreamed of visiting some gorgeous waterfalls, along with some spectacular places for flora and fauna of Costa Rica. You will start off your trip by visiting the famous site of the La Paz Waterfall, located not to far from your hotel in San Jose. After a day here, you will then head on towards the famous Arenal Volcano using your own 4×4 car rental. Here your guide will take you on a hike to the La Fortuna Waterfall!
Your second destination will be ‘off the beaten path’, as you will drive towards the untouched beauty of the Celeste Waterfall. During your stay here, all of your meals will be prepared so you can totally unwind and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
Before heading to your beach destination, you will first spend two more nights at the Cloudforest of Monteverde. Here your guide will take you on a hike through the tree tops to spot as much wildlife as possible with afterwards a visit to the hamming bird and butterfly garden.
Your last destination will be at the gorgeous Cuna del Angel, located on a cliff at Dominical. From here you will be able to visit some of Costa Rica’s most famous National Parks like Marino Ballena and Corcovado, and of course we will take you to another amazing waterfall while riding your horse!
Your home away from home, a small rustic-colonial typical San Jose hotel in a quiet part of town, yet close to all sights.
The Hotel Aranjuez offers budget and superior rooms and is famous for their wonderful breakfast buffet! A nice terrace and patio and friendly staff in this familiar like hotel.
A good place to stay for the first and/or last night in San Jose after of before your flight back home.
Arenal Montechiari is a cozy small hotel, offering bungalows at just 400 meters from to La Fortuna center, yet offering a beautiful view of the Arenal Volcano. A swimming pool is nested in the tropical garden.
The charming rooms have an exterior terrace from which you can view birds, butterflies that flutter amongst the flowers and plant life in the hotel gardens. You can read your favorite book or simply breathe in the tranquility that you feel at this hotel.
The bungalows are spacious enough for families; a good option to stay in La Fortuna at the slopes of the Arenal Volcano.
The views from the Celeste Mountain Lodge are impressive, with the surrounding mountains and volcanoes Miravalle and Tenorio. The lodge sits on a hectares protected primary rainforest.
Around the building and on the private Celeste Trail in the primary forest, wildlife abounds, often allowing to spot and observe local fauna such as monkeys, an extensive bird species list such as toucans, hummingbirds or parrots and even rare species, also butterflies and mammals as the tapir roams the property. One will also enjoy the rich diversity of the vegetation with centennial trees or vines.
The staff is excellent, the food is outstanding (all gourmet meals are included during your stay) and the grounds are stunning; a wonderful lodge for your stay in the beautiful Celeste area!
Monteverde Country Lodge offers a traditional and cozy ambience, environmental responsibility, high quality conveniences and the kindness you can find only in Costa Rica.
The lodge offers comfortable room, a bar & restaurant and in addition, guests are able to use the indoor heated pool at the sister property Hotel Poco a Poco free of charge, as well as its exercise room, kids club and Jacuzzi.
Cuna del Angel; a beautiful eco lodge with the outstanding reward on sustainability . Taking care of the environment goes hand in hand wuth excellent service, beautiful amenities and comfortable and luxury guestrooms.
Located in between Dominical and Uvita, Cuna del Angel makes a perfect lodge to visit all the exciting beautiful places at the Pacific Coast.
Note: All selected lodges subject to availability, let us know if you would like to see different lodging options or upgrade your stay!