Flavors of the Tropics Costa Rica

Three of the most popular locations to visit in Costa Rica: San Jose, Arenal and Tamarindo. Also included, transportation, lodging, one tour and daily breakfasts.
Fully independent tour (FIT) means no traveling with big groups.

Day 1 - Arrival to Costa Rica

According to your international flight, and subject to the schedule of the service, you will arrive to Costa Rica and will take the shuttle transportation provided by the hotel.
After arrival at the hotel, express check in and leisure time to enjoy the facilities of the hotel.

Day includes: Shuttle transportation by the hotel, lodging and hotel taxes
Overnight: Hotel Country Inn & Suites at standard room -
Transfer duration: 30 minutes approximately.

Day 2 - Transfer to La Fortuna

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. At the prearrange time, and according to the schedule of your shuttle transportation, you will meet the driver of your shuttle transportation, who will transfer you to the hotel in La Fortuna.
After check in at the hotel, time at leisure to enjoy the area.

Day includes: Breakfast, shuttle transportation from San Jose to La Fortuna, lodging and hotel taxes.
Overnight: Hotel Magic Mountain hotel standard room -
Transfer duration: 3 hours approximately.

Day 3 - Flavors of the Tropics

During the morning, enjoy a delicious encounter with the world-famous Costa Rican coffee at Don Juan Coffee Tour.
This tour starts with your pick up at your hotel to take you to discover the wonder of how chocolate and coffee are made.
The first part of the journey is the coffee process. Your tour guide will teach you about the history of coffee and its influence and importance to Costa Rica and its economy. You will see all the processes of the coffee, from the seed to the delicious final product, the cup of coffee.
Then, delight in a wonderful demonstration of the chocolate making process as the rich history of the caocao plant is explained. You will participate in the process and have the opportunity to taste the fruit of the cacao, observe how the small cocoa beans are magically converted into a rich tasting chocolate drink. This tour will show you the whole process of transition from seed to cocoa pure and ground.
This is truly coffee and chocolate lovers tour and for anyone looking to learn the history and culture of these vital components of Costa Rican culture. This is an absolute can't-miss tour while you're in Arenal!
After the amazing tour, you will go back to your hotel.

Day includes: Breakfast, Don Juan Coffee tour in regular basis, transportation in regular basis (shared), English Speaking tour guide, entrance fees, lodging and hotel taxes.
Overnight: Hotel Magic Mountain at standard room -

Tour duration: 3 hours approximately (This time includes the tour time and travel time to, from and between the actual activity areas)

Days 4 - Welcome to the Pacific!

During the morning, and according to the schedule of your shuttle transportation, the driver of your shuttle transportation will be ready to transfer you to Tamarindo beach. Drive through the only tropical forest in Costa Rica. Then, to Costa Rica’s beautiful Tamarindo beach.

Day includes: Breakfast, shuttle transportation to Tamarindo beach, lodging and hotel taxes.
Overnight: Hotel Wyndham Tamarindo at standard ocean view room -
Transfer duration: 5 hours approximately

Days 5 - Enjoy the Pacific!

This day relax on the tropical beaches of Tamarindo or Langosta. Enjoy a drink by the infinity pool of the hotel or explore Tamarindo town and its surroundings. Free access to Langosta Beach Club for all hotel guests. Free shuttle services to town.

Day includes: Breakfast, lodging and hotel taxes.
Overnight: Hotel Wyndham Tamarindo at standard ocean view room -

Day 6 - Goodbye Costa Rica

At the pre-arrange time, and according to the international flight schedule, you will be transferred from the hotel to the International Airport in Liberia to take the international flight back

Day includes: Breakfast and private transportation.
Transfer Duration: 1 hour approximately

Pick up time flight schedule according to the international flight schedule.

International Airport Authorities and Airlines recommend all passengers arrive at the airport 3 hours before scheduled flight departure.
Note: International airfare not included in the cost of the package. Optional upon request. Please include city of departure into request comments.

Prices per person:
From August 1st to October 31st, 2022 (being November 1st the last day of the program)

from $745.- USD per person in double occupancy
from $1094.- USD per person in single occupancy

Program includes

- Shuttle transfer from the airport (San Jose) to the hotel in San Jose
- 1-night lodging in San Jose city, at the hotel Country Inn & Suites, Standard room (B&B)
- Shuttle transportation from San Jose to Arenal
- 2 nights in Arenal Volcano area at the Hotel Magic Mountain, standard room
- •Don Juan Coffee Tour (regular basis)
- Shuttle transportation from Arenal to Guanacaste
- 2 nights in Tamarindo Beach at the Hotel Wyndham Tamarindo, standard ocean view room
- Private transfer from the hotel in Tamarindo to the airport in Liberia
- Meals: 5 breakfasts
- Lodging taxes
- Welcome airport greeting
- 24/7 in country travel assistance

Optional tours available in Guanacaste

Include them in your request for pricing

Optional tours available in Arenal

Not included in program:

- Additional activities not mentioned in the program
- Meals not mentioned in the program (Lunch or dinner)
- Gratuities for tour guides and drivers
- Personal expenses
- Beverages during meals sodas or alcohol
- International airfare. Optional upon request
- Travel Insurance. Optional upon request
- COVID test to enter the US


- Prices valid for a minimum of 2 passengers traveling together
- Prices valid from May 1st to June 30th, 2022 (being July 1st, 2022 the last day of the
program) AND from August 1st to October 31st, 2022 (being November 1st the last day
of the program)
- Booking window: From March 2nd to April 15th, 2022
- Shuttle service from the International Airport to the hotel is available from 10:45 a.m. to
11:45 p.m. In case your flight is cancelled or delayed, please contact the emergency
number immediately. In case you prefer a private transfer, there would be an extra cost
of $43.- USD per person (minimum 2 passengers).
- Shuttle service is a shared service offered by the hotel, and we are not liable in case of any
delays on the departure of the shuttle, the number of passengers on the vehicle, or in
case of delays of the flight that may you loose the shuttle. As a shared service, you may
need to wait for other passengers to board the vehicle before departure.
- Rates are based on arrivals and departures of all passengers of the program on the same
- Beverages like sodas or alcohol not included with the described included meals.
- Regular basis tours are shared with other travelers with English-speaking tour guides and on a regular basis transportation service (shuttle transfer).
- Special bedding requests are subject to the availability of the hotel at the moment of check-in.
- In Costa Rica, triple or quadruple occupancy consists of a room with 2 beds ( rollaway bed confirmation depends on the hotel availability at the moment of reservation and may have an extra cost)
- On-site confirmed services are not exchangeable for other activity and if not taken the activity there is no refund. (including the gift if not taken will not be a reduction on the given price)
- Reservations are subject to the hotel’s availability at the moment of confirmation.

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