9 Day Kaleidoscope of Costa Rica w/Guanacaste from $1,049


  • 8 nights accommodations
    • 2 nights San Jose
    • 2 nights Arenal
    • 2 nights Monteverde
    • 2 nights Guanacaste
  • Hotel taxes, fees & service charges
  • Hotel porterage
  • All transfers included only with airfare purchase on package arrival & departure dates†
  • 12 Meals: 8 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 3 dinners
  • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Services of English-speaking tour manager
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
9 Day Kaleidoscope of Costa Rica w/Guanacaste

Explore Costa Rica and Guanacaste on this fantastic vacation!

After one night in San Jose, depart for Arenal.  While here enjoy time at leisure to explore the area, famous for the Arenal Volcano, before embarking on a brisk 2 mile walking tour of the Las Coladas trail in Arenal National Park, to learn about the flora and fauna, while enjoying scenic views of the volcano.

In Monteverde, explore the stunning Cloud Forest Reserve on your own and enjoy the lush forests and verdant pastures, excellent for bird watching and hiking along the winding paths. Or, perhaps participate in one of our optional tours to see the rainforest by zipline or hanging bridges. Afterwards, tour a traditional Costa Rican coffee farm to learn how one of Costa Rica’s top exports is grown.

Depart for tropical paradise of Guanacaste and enjoy the beaches, surfing, sunning, hiking or take the optional Panache Sailing tour, gliding along Costa Rica’s Gold Coast in a Catamaran, passing exotic bays, exquisite beaches and admire the most beautiful natural scenery.  End your journey in San Jose at leisure or opt to join the optional panoramic city tour, with sights including historical & government buildings.





DAY 1, Sunday – Depart for Costa Rica

Depart for Costa Rica. Arrive in San Jose and transfer to your hotel. Your tour will begin with an orientation meeting with your Tour Manager at approximately 7 pm on the day of arrival. We recommend that you select flights which arrive in your destination no later than 5 pm on Day 1 of the itinerary or earlier, if possible

Overnight: San Jose


DAY 2, Monday – Travel to Arenal

Morning departure for Arenal, enjoying the views of coffee and sugarcane plantations along the way. En route stop in Sarchi, an artisan town, where traditional colorful oxcarts and souvenirs can be found. If time permits, there may be a visit to a local school on the way to Arenal. Later this evening, a Welcome Dinner celebrates your arrival

Overnight: Arenal

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner


DAY 3, Tuesday – Full Day in Arenal

Enjoy a full day at leisure in Arenal, famous for the Arenal Volcano. As Costa Rica’s youngest volcano, it gained international notoriety in 1968 for its sudden eruption. Perhaps, spend the day on the optional full day Cano Negro Boat Tour to learn more about the flora and fauna that inhabit the area. Tonight, enjoy an optional evening at the renowned Eco Termales Hot Springs that includes a dinner

Optional: Full Day Cano Negro Boat Tour

Optional: EcoTermales Hot Springs with Dinner (PM)

Overnight: Arenal

Meals: Breakfast


DAY 4, Wednesday – Arenal National Park, Travel to Monteverde

In the morning, embark on a brisk 2 mile walking tour of the Las Coladas trail in Arenal National Park to learn more about the flora and fauna while enjoying scenic views of the volcano. At the end of the trail, you may choose to participate in a rugged hike over the ancient lava rocks before continuing to Monteverde. Stop for lunch on your own en route to Monteverde

Overnight: Monteverde

Meals: Breakfast


DAY 5, Thursday – Full Day in Monteverde

Enjoy this morning at leisure, or choose to participate in one of the optional tours including the Selvatura Canopy and Hanging Bridges adventures. This stunning Cloud Forest boasts an extraordinarily diverse ecosystem, being home to 120 species of reptiles and amphibians, 130 species of mammals, and an astounding 500 species of birds, not to mention more than 3,000 species of plants. This afternoon enjoy lunch and a tour of a traditional Costa Rican coffee farm. Learn about how one of Costa Rica’s top exports is grown in this tropical region and its importance in the socioeconomic development of the country Tonight, dine at a local Monteverde restaurant

Optional: Selvatura Canopy Tour (AM)*

Optional: Selvatura Hanging Bridges (AM)*

Overnight: Monteverde

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

*Passengers can participate in both optional tours if desired


DAY 6, Friday – Travel to Guanacaste

Today, depart Monteverde for Guanacaste. See a huge contrast in scenery as you arrive in the tropical paradise of Guanacaste, located in the northwestern part of the country along the Pacific Coast with its sun-splashed beaches. The rest of the day is yours to discover the many options in this coastal paradise. Enjoy an evening at leisure

Overnight: Guanacaste

Meals: Breakfast


DAY 7, Saturday – Full Day in Guanacaste

A day at leisure in picturesque Guanacaste, strikingly beautiful with its exotic bays, exquisite beaches and admire the most beautiful natural scenery. Don’t miss the optional Panache Sailing Tour. Spend a relaxing afternoon sailing along Costa Rica’s coast in a Catamaran, passing beautiful offshore islands and isolated beaches. Return to land after watching the magnificent sunset

Optional: Panache Sailing Tour (PM)

Overnight: Guanacaste

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner


DAY 8, Sunday – Travel to San Jose

Travel back to San Jose today stopping to shop for local crafts and souvenirs to bring back home. The rest of the day is yours to explore the city independently, revisit some of the galleries and museums or linger at a lovely restaurant for dinner tonight. Perhaps, join the optional San Jose City Tour with dinner. Take a panoramic city tour of San Jose including visits to the Gold museum, where more than 1600 pre-Columbian artifacts are displayed and the National Theater, the principal jewel of San Jose. Conclude the tour with an authentic Costa Rican dinner at a popular restaurant in the city

Optional: San Jose City Tour with dinner (PM)

Meals: Breakfast


DAY 9, Monday – Depart Costa Rica

Transfer to the airport for your departure flight

Meals: Breakfast



Pricing & Departures


2020 departures

Apr 18 $1349
May 02 $1199
May 16 $1199
May 30 $1099
Jun 06 $1099
Jun 20 $1049
Jun 27 $1099
Jul 18 $1099
Aug 08 $1099
Aug 29 $1099
Sep 12 $1099
Sep 26 $1099
Oct 10 $1049
Oct 24 $1049
Nov 07 $1099
Nov 21 $1099
Dec 05 $1099


2021 Departures

Jan 09 $1149
Jan 23 $1149
Feb 06 $1149
Feb 20 $1149
Mar 06 $1149
Mar 20 $1149
Apr 24 $1099
May 08 $1099
May 29 $1099
Jun 19 $1099
Jul 10 $1099
Jul 31 $1099
Aug 21 $1099
Sep 04 $1049
Sep 18 $1049
Oct 02 $1099
Oct 16 $1099
Oct 30 $1099
Nov 13 $1099
Nov 27 $1099
Dec 11 $1149



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