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Costa Rica on the Road – 10 Days

From: $755.00 Per person

Drive 1000 km across undiscovered paths to some of our best destinations throughout the country

All about the Costa Rica on the Road – 10 Days.

Embark yourself in the road trip of a lifetime through beautiful landscapes and undiscovered paths through all the country, with this program, you will travel about 1000 km by driving a 4×4 vehicle to some of our most incredible destinations. In the beginning, you will cross the Braulio Carrillo National Park for the arrival to Puerto Viejo de Limón, Punta Cocles and many of our exotic Caribbean beaches. After that, you will travel to the opposite corner of the country to the area of La Fortuna, the place where adventure meets relaxation with all of the activities the Arenal Volcano has to offer and last but not least you will be visiting the long waves of Playa Tamarindo for some seaside fun in the Pacific Coast of the country before heading back to airport, this adventure was specially made for adrenaline junkies and adventure seekers.

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Lodging at the specified Hotels in the Program or similar category
  • Transfers in the selected category
  • Meals as specified in the Program
Whats not included in this tour.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Gratuities or personal expenses
  • Beverages during meals
  • Insurance for the rental car in the ‘’car rental 4×4 ‘’category
  1. Day 1 Arriving to Costa Rica

    Arrival at Juan Santamaría International Airport. A representative from Costa Rica Top Tours will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your chosen Hotel.  After 20 minutes you will arrive to your Hotel in San José.

    Lodging at Wyndham Garden Escazu Hotel.

    Duration: 20 minutes
    Km: 16 km

  2. Day 2 South Caribbean

    After breakfast at the Hotel. Departure towards the South Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. You will go through one of the country’s vastest and more exuberant National Parks, the “Braulio Carrillo”. Along the road you will be able to admire pineapple and banana plantations and will border the city of Limón, on your way to the Southern part of the east coast. After 4 ½ hours on the road you will arrive to the exotic Puerto Viejo de Limón. The palm trees, the golden beaches and the “Caribbean” rhythm, will involve you and will stay with you all the time in this special and magical place. Five minutes from Puerto Viejo you will arrive to Punta Cocles, where your hotel is located.

    Lodging at Hotel Azania Bungalows.

    Duration: 4 hours and 30 minutes
    Km: 230 km

  3. Day 3 South Caribbean

    Breakfast at the Hotel. Free day to choose from the multiple excursions and/or  visit different locations around the area. We recommend Cahuita National Park, a visit to the Kekoldi Indigenous Reserve or simply discover the exotic beaches at  Punta Cocles, Punta Uva or Manzanillo.

    Lodging at Hotel Azania Bungalows.

  4. Day 4 South Caribbean

    Breakfast at the Hotel.

    Free day to choose from the multiple excursions and/or  visit different locations around the area. We recommend Cahuita National Park, a visit to the Kekoldi Indigenous Reserve or simply discover the exotic beaches at  Punta Cocles, Punta Uva or Manzanillo.

    Lodging at Hotel Azania Bungalows.

  5. Day 5 La Fortuna, Arenal

    Breakfast at the Hotel.
    This day will be dedicated for the transfer from Puerto Viejo de Limón to ”La Fortuna”, location of the majestic and active Arenal Volcano. The length of this transfer will be approximately 5 hours, so we recommend leaving in the morning so you can take your time to enjoy and drive peacefully without rushing.

    Arrival and Lodging at Arenal Volcano Inn.

    Duration: 5 hours
    Km: 301 km

  6. Day 6 La Fortuna, Arenal

    Breakfast at the Hotel.

    There are countless of options to fill the day, all extremely interesting  so you can enjoy and maximize your day in the Arenal area. Absolutely not to miss the ”Tabacón Hot Springs”, the Hanging Bridges or the wonderful experience at the Sky Adventures Theme Park, where you can experience the Canopy Tour. All this can be done in a full day filled with excitement and adventure.

    Lodging at Hotel Arenal Volcano Inn.

  7. Day 7 Tamarindo Beach

    Breakfast at the Hotel.

    On this opportunity we move to the Pacific Coast, the other coast of the country. Guanacaste and exactly to Tamarindo Beach. This beach is distinguished by its long waves. It is not surprising that it is the place where surfers from all over the world come to enjoy the great waves: Attention there are all types and sizes for both professionals and beginners to enjoy this exciting discipline. You will have time to visit other beautiful and completely different beaches nearby. From the very white ”Playa Conchal” known for its beach made of shells, to Playa Flamingo with its fine sand, to those of more volcanic nature like Playa Grande where a ”Miracle of Nature”, is repeated every year with the arrival of thousands of sea turtles. Nesting period is from November to February. Additional by bike or by boat you will enjoy the wonderful sunsets in the Pacific Ocean. The Hotel where you will be staying will be Hotel Esplendor. The great view of the ocean from this modern and charming hotel will amaze you.

    Duration: 3 hours and 30 minutes
    Km: 199 km

  8. Day 8 Tamarindo Beach

    Breakfast at the Hotel.

    Full day at disposal to choose from the multiple excursions and visit any of the places that the area offers or you can just relax and enjoy the facilities offered by the Hotel.  Lodging at Hotel Esplendor.

  9. Day 9 Tamarindo Beach

    Breakfast at the Hotel.

    Full day at disposal to choose from the multiple excursions and visit any of the places that the area offers or you can just relax and enjoy the facilities offered by the Hotel.  Lodging at Hotel Esplendor.

  10. Day 10 Transfer out

    Breakfast at the Hotel.

    Departure from Tamarindo Beach directly to Juan Santamaría Airport. Arrival after approximately 4 hours and this way ending this wonderful tour and completing the thousand kilometers travelled throughout this wonderful country called “Costa Rica”.

    Duration: 4 hours
    Km: 254 km

Volcan Poas
Restaurante Wydham Garden Escazu
Rafting
Pre Colombino
Habitacion Wydham Garden Escazu
Habitacion Esplendor Tamarindo
Fachada Hotel WGSJ
Esplendor Tamarindo
Arenal Paraíso