Costa Rica Natural Highlights Small Group Tour

Whale Watching, Raptor Migration and the Resplendent Quetzal, as well as key sights like Tortuguero and Arenal

Costa Rica Natural Highlights Small Group Tour

 

This very special two week itinerary offers an exceptional opportunity to experience Costa Rica’s best natural highlights and at the same time, see its key sights.  You will travel from the Pacific to the Caribbean Coasts, from Highlands to Lowlands. The tour is planned for 13th – 28th October 2019, which is ideal for Whale Watching on the Pacific Coast and for witnessing the Raptor Migration in the South Caribbean. Travelling at this time of year also means that the main tourist destinations of Tortuguero and Arenal are not over-run with visitors.

On this unique tour you can –

Visit Corcovado National Park in the Osa Peninsula.
Go Whale Watching in the Ballena Marine National Park and Snorkelling to Cano Island.
Get close to the Resplendent Quetzal and hummingbirds in the highlands.
Witness the Raptor Migration with the local indigenous people in the South Caribbean.
Experience Tortuguero, Costa Rica’s Little Amazon and famous turtle watching hotspot.
Discover the birdlife and the warm hot springs at the Arenal Volcano.

 

ACTIVITIES

  • Culture

  • Beach

  • Floral

  • Wildlife

  • Caribbean & Latin America Birdwatching

ITINERARY OVERVIEW

FLIGHTS:

13 October BA2237 London Gatwick - San Jose Depart 09:00 Arrive 13.15
27 October BA2236 San Jose - London Gatwick Depart 15:05 Arrive 07:35 (28 Oct)

ACCOMMODATION:

  • 13 - 14 October SAN JOSE VALLEY - HOTEL BOUGAINVILLEA - 1 night – Dinner & Breakfast
  • 14 - 17 October SOUTHERN PACIFIC LOWLANDS - CRISTAL BALLENA - 3 nights - Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • 17 - 19 October HIGHLANDS - PARAISO QUETZAL - 2 nights - Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • 19 - 22 October SOUTH CARIBBEAN - SELVA BANANITO LODGE - 3 nights - Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • 22 - 25 October CARIBBEAN LOWLANDS - TORTUGUERO - PACHIRA LODGE - 3 nights – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • 25 - 27 October CARIBBEAN FOOTHILLS - ARENAL OBSERVATORY LODGE - 2 nights – Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner