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Adventure Package

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Day 1 - SAN JOSE

 

 

Arrival in San Jose, pick up at airport and transfer to Hotel Grano de Oro (or similar) ** Accommodations in double deluxe room.

 

Day 2 - RIO PACUARE

Shortly after 7:00 a.m. your guide will pick you up at your hotel. After crossing San José you'll arrive in the town of Paraiso where a traditional buffet breakfast will be served. Slowly traveling thru the windy roads of Costa Rica, you drive past several picturesque valley before arriving at the town of Turrialba and continue on between the Reventazón and Pacuare Valleys. Arrival at San Martin, your put-in point, will be welcomed as you prepare to load your gear into dry bags, hike down to the river, prepare the equipment raft, undergo a precise safety and paddle talk, and get wet. First day on the river is approximately 4 miles (1 1/2 hours) and provides an amazing welcome to the Pacuare gorge, its rapids, and beauty. Lunch and later a happy hour are scheduled at Rios Tropicales Lodge.
(B, L, D)

 

Day 3 - RIO PACUARE



Day is designed to remain at camp and enjoy its beautiful surroundings, play and swim in the river, or choose from a number of hikes available. (B, L, D)


 

Day 4 - RIO PACUARE/SAN JOSE

After early morning coffee and breakfast, you'll break camp and head down river. Morning is a wonderful time for birdwatching around camp, especially toucans. You will never forget rapids like: Upper and Lower Huacas, Cimarron, Dos Montañas, Terciopelo, Double Drop...one after the next until take out thru the spectacular gorge of Rio Pacuare with amazing rapids, waterfalls thundering into the river and a show of butterflies and birds. The drive back to San José is through the Braulio Carrillo National Park, offering tremendous mountain views. (B, L) Total trip length - 18 miles, difficulty - Class (III-IV) Overnite at Grano de Oro or similar.

 

Day 5 - OSA PENINSULA / CORCOVADO

Transfer to airport for 9:00am flight and boat transportation to Casa Corcovado Lodge in Drake Bay, Osa Peninsula to visit Corcovado National Park, an undeniably wild and beautiful place considered to be one of the most important natural preserves in the Americas. Overnite at Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge, a 170 acre private reserve, adjoining Corcovado National Park, providing the ideal base for exploring the rainforest, waterfalls, and miles of uninhabited beaches of the Osa Peninsula. (B, L, D)

 

Days 6, 7 - CORCOVADO NATIONAL PARK / CANO ISLAND BIOLOGICAL RESERVE

Full day guided tours to Corcovado National Park, recognized as one of the most "biological intense" places on earth and Cano Island Biological Reserve to take advantage of the Reserve's clear blue waters and snorkel among the coral reefs. (B, L, D)

Day 8 - SAN JOSE

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for return flight to San Jose. Pick up at airport and transfer to Hotel Grano de Oro (or similar) for some last minute shopping and one final opportunity to enjoy the city's very lively nightlife (B)

Day 9 - Transfer to airport for return flight home and the end to an unforgettable adventure!!!

 
TOTAL COST:
$1,875.00 per person based on double occupancy ("High Season" - January 6 to April 30, 2013)
$1,650.00 per person based on double occupancy ("Green Season" May 01 - Dec 14, 2013)
 
Please inquire about pricing during Special Seasons
(Dec. 15, 2013 - January 5, 2014), (April 11 - April 21, 2014)
 
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Package includes:

  • 8 nights accommodations
  • Airport transfers
  • Three days/two nights white water rafting trip
  • All applicable taxes
  • All meals where indicated (B) breakfast, (L) lunch, (D) dinner
  • Round trip air, ground and boat transfers to Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge
  • Full day guided tour to Corcovado National Park
  • Full day guided tour to Isla Del Cano Biological Reserve


Price does not include:

A) International airfare
B) Airport departure tax ($26.00 U.S.)
C) personal expenses like liquor, laundry, phone calls, etc.
D) tips for your drivers and/or guides.

NOTE: Local flights have a luggage limit of 25 pounds per person including the hand baggage

 

AND A GUARANTEED GREAT TIME!!!