Rainforest Safari

Rainforest Safari

The Costa Rica Rainforest Safari is the vacation that needs no introduction. This two week travel package includes riverboat rides, rainforest hikes, zipline tours, rappelling, whitewater rafting, bilingual guides, hot springs visits, and so very much more. After an exciting day out in the wild, relax in some of the best Costa Rica hotels by night and prepare for another exciting day.


Wyndham Herradura HotelDay 1: Welcome to Costa Rica! Upon arrival to San Jose International Airport, you will be greeted by a Pacific Trade Winds S.A. representative. Private Transportation will be provided to the Wyndham Hotel in Cariari. The hotel offers amenities such as large free form swimming pool, jacuzzis, theme restaurants, bars, casino, beauty center, convenience store, and tropical gardens.  You will enjoy a Superior Room while at the Wyndham equipped with 1 King or 2 Queen size beds, air conditioner, satellite television, phone and internet access.

Included Meals: 0 on Day 1


Pachira LodgeDay 2: Transportation will be provided to the Pachira Lodge located in Tortuguero.  Along the way, you will be transported by boat through the Tortuguero Canals.  After lunch, you will visit the small town of Tortuguero along with its museum and beach.  All rooms offer natural ventilation, ceiling fan, private bathroom, and hot water. During your stay, all meals and natural drinks will be included. (There is a 25 pounds per person maximum luggage weight permitted on small boats and you will have to pay a $10 pp entrance fee to the national park)

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Tortuguero Canal TourDay 3: In the morning, bilingual naturalist guides will lead you on a boat tour through the canals of Tortuguero National Park. This is a wonderful and interesting experience where you can see abundant flora and fauna of Tortuguero National Park. Return to the lodge for lunch and free time for a siesta, enjoy the pool or go for a walk to the beach. Then you can stay at the lodge to explore the private trails of the lodge. 

(Optional Tour: In the evening during the months of mid-July through mid-October, you can enjoy a Guided Turtle Nesting Tour available through the hotel)

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Arenal Springs ResortDay 4: Transportation will be provided to the 4 Star Arenal Springs Resort located in La Fortuna.  This fun little tourist town is located in the shadow of the imposing Arenal Volcano.  During your stay, you will enjoy a Junior Suite equipped with king or queen size beds, A/C, cable TV, ceiling fan, refrigerator, telephone, security box, hair dryer, and Terrace with an amazing view of Arenal Volcano.

Included Meals: Breakfast


Safari FloatDay 5: Professional bilingual guides will lead you through class I (less than) rapids on your Safari Float. This fun filled adventure will provide plenty of memories and the feel of whitewater rafting without the rapids. Along the way, your guide will point out the abundant wildlife that inhabits the river’s edge.

 

Included Meals: Breakfast


Arenal Hanging BridgesDay 6: Over 80 percent of the wildlife in the rainforest frequents the canopy. Today you will explore this amazing life zone by walking through it on a hanging bridges tour. Your bilingual guide will lead the way pointing out the flora and fauna. With a little luck you may have the opportunity to see species such as monkeys, sloths, dart frogs and many species of birds.

Included Meals: Breakfast


Hotel FicusDay 7: Our famous Land-Boat-Land transportation to Monteverde. After crossing Arenal Lake which provides some of the best photo ops of the imposing volcano, you will be brought to Hotel Ficus. During your stay, you will enjoy a Deluxe room equipped with 2 double beds, telephone, cable television, coffee maker, in room safe and balcony. Breakfast included daily.

Included Meals: Breakfast


Monteverde Cloud Forest ReserveDay 8: A bilingual naturalist guide will lead you on an easy hike through the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Your guide will point out and describe many endangered species, as well as educate you on the importance of sustaining this vital reserve. At an average elevation of 1,400 meters, this forest is home to numerous species of wildlife, unique to this area.

Included Meals: Breakfast


Canopy Zipline AdventureDay 9: You will soar through the tree tops of the Cloud Forest on your canopy zipline adventure. This high flying, high speed canopy course consists of 16 ziplines, 1 rappel and a giant tarzan swing!!! The canopy zipline is a one of a kind adrenaline packed tour which is Costa Rica’s most popular adventure activity with thousands participating annually.

For those who enjoy a slower pace: A bilingual naturalist guide will lead you on an easy hike through the canopy of the Cloud Forest via suspended bridges. Along the way he will point out the abundant wildlife, flora & fauna.

Included Meals: Breakfast


The Falls Resort Day 10: Transportation will be provided to The Falls Resort located in Manuel Antonio. This new resort offers a refreshing approach to luxury accommodations in Manuel Antonio. The resort is surrounded by lush tropical gardens and waterfalls, providing a serene environment and splendid views. During your stay, you will enjoy a standard Suite equipped with king size bed, full bath with large walk in shower, cable television with DVD, mini-bar, overhead fan, air conditioning, covered porch with sitting area and a hammock for relaxation.

Included Meals: Breakfast


Manuel Antonio National ParkDay 11: A bilingual naturalist guide will lead you on a tour of discovery through Manuel Antonio National Park. Along the way your guide will point out the abundant wildlife, flora & fauna. This park plays a vital role in the global environment as it is home to a wide variety of endangered species.

 

Included Meals: Breakfast


Manuel Antonio BeachDays 12 and 13: Enjoy a couple relaxing days on one of the most beautiful tropical beaches in the world. Take a dip in the crystal clear blue waters of the South Pacific. Bask in the warm rays of the tropical sun, as you listen to the waves crashing and howler monkeys, (well howling) in the background.

 

 

Included Meals: Breakfast


San Jose International AirportDay 14: Private transportation will be provided to San Jose International Airport scheduled to arrive 3 hours prior to your departure.

Pura Vida!!!

 

Included Meals: Breakfast


Included in the Rainforest Safari Vacation:Costa Rica Vacations

  • Travel Assistance while in Costa Rica
  • Airport Greeting
  • All Domestic Transportation
  • Tortuguero Town Tour
  • Tortuguero National Park Canal Tour
  • Safari Float Tour
  • Arenal Hanging Bridges Tour
  • Unlimited Complimentary Use of Hot Springs at Arenal Springs Resort
  • Land – Boat – Land transportation to Monteverde
  • Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve Tour
  • Option of: Canopy Zipline or Canopy Suspended Bridges
  • Manuel Antonio National Park Tour
  • 1 Night Wyndham Hotel – San Jose
  • 2 Nights Pachira Lodge – Tortuguero
  • 3 Nights Arenal Springs Resort & Spa – La Fortuna
  • 3 Nights Hotel Ficus – Monteverde
  • 4 Nights The Falls Resort – Manuel Antonio
  • 13 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 2 Dinners

Based on availability, this Private Vacation can be started on any date.

Limited time offers: Many of our Costa Rica vacation packages are now available at low discounted rates for a limited time only. These rates are only available through Pacific Trade Winds S.A., based on special agreements we have with each of the respective providers. Once the guest quotas have been met, this special offer will no longer be available. Discount Rates are only available to first five room reservations per calendar date. Call Now Toll Free 1-866-853-9426.

May 1 – November 30, 2013 and 2014
Promotional rates apply ONLY to the first 5 reservations per calendar date.

Occupancy Provided Transportation
Double $1,649
Triple $1,499
Quadruple $1,349
Single $2,799
Child under 10 yrs $799

 

December 1 – December 20, 2013 and January 5 –  April 30, 2014
Promotional rates apply ONLY to the first 5 reservations per calendar date.

Occupancy Provided Transportation
Double $1,749
Triple $1,599
Quadruple $1,449
Single $2,899
Child under 10 yrs $849

 

Non-Promotional Rates

Occupancy Provided Transportation
Double $1,849
Triple $1,699
Quadruple $1,549
Single $2,999
Child under 10 yrs $949

 

  • Rates are in U.S. dollars, per person, based on occupancy
  • Prices Include Sales and Turismo Taxes
  • Children’s rates are based on staying with 2 adults in shared occupancy

 

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