Travel Designer Review:
Another day in your vacation to Costa Rica. Today in the morning you will be transfered to the high mountains of the Tilarán mountain range, specifically to the Cloud Forest area in Monteverde. This transfer includes a boat tour of the Arenal Lake; which is one of the largest and most important in Costa Rica. The first part of the trip is graced by the great views of Lake Arenal and its surroundings.
Later, the ascent through the mountains begins. You will enjoy the beautiful rural scenery that adorns the gravel road as you approach the highest parts of the mountain, you will be able to feel a slight change in temperature for being more than 1300 meters above sea level.
Monteverde is known for its rich and diverse expanse of tropical cloud forest. The vegetation covered with orchids, bromeliads, moss and its density make it very attractive for nature lovers. The cool weather will revive the rural experience Costa Rica.
Rest of the day free. You can explore on your own some of the different attractions in the area (extra cost), such as the Sky Walk, a system of trails and hanging bridges, horseback riding, Sky Trek (zip lines), the sugar mill cultural tour, butterfly garden and many others. plus.
A wonderful hotel in Monteverde! You will enjoy a comfortable stay in a place surrounded by nature in the Costa Rican rain forest. The El Establo hotel is recognized worldwide, it has an extensive private property of 150 hectares of which 50% is under protection next to the Monteverde Reserve.
With an impressive view of the Gulf of Nicoya, the hotel has 155 comfortable rooms categorized into Deluxe, Suite and Honeymoon Suite. Among the facilities offered to its visitors are 2 indoor pools, 2 restaurants, 2 bars, Spa, conference room, sports areas such as tennis, soccer and basketball courts, gym and adventure tours.
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The following suggested activities and notes are not included in the reservation of this itinerary. The Travel Designer included them so that you can optionally do them on your own during your trip.
Costa Rica is a country that despite of its small size, has a varied topography between mountain ranges and plains that offers activities where adrenaline and nature are combined resulting in a holiday full of emotions and experiences.
The program begins with an expedition to Pacuare River, listed by National Geographic as one of the top ten rivers in America for rafting. Its strong currents (Class III & IV) and the lush tropical vegetation will surprise you along this expedition.
Then, you visit to the northern plains of Costa Rica, where you will be greeted with an impressive volcanic cone of the Arenal Volcano. In this area, the program includes the visit to the Sky Adventures Park and its Zip Lines tour. The journey continues to the Monteverde area, which has captured the worldwide attention of biologists, conservationists, and ecologists and has been the setting for extensive investigation over the past 30 years.
The area is known for its spectacular scenes and the diverse rich tropical cloud forest. In addition, the alpine like weather, will revive the rural experience of our country. As a gold brooch, travel to Pacific Coast, with its expansive white-sand beaches backed by evergreen forest, it is the ideal place to conclude your vacation, with days full of rest, relaxation and sun!
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