Costa Rica Eco Adventure 2014

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Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica
Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica
The jungle meets the ocean in Costa Rica
Monteverde Cloud Forest Sky Walk, Costa Rica
  • Duration: 8 Days
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  • Brochure: USA and Canada 2014
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  • Style: Regional
  • Description: Come face to face with the exotic wildlife that inhabits tranquil Costa Rica's emerald rainforests on this breathtaking itinerary. Cruise the canals in search of wildlife in the famous eco-tourism spot of Tortuguero National Park. Explore the magic of the Monteverde Cloud Forest by bravely crossing the Sky Walk chain of suspension bridges.
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Optionals

On every itinerary, we offer a range of optional excursions that allow you to further enhance your experience should you so choose. These are purchased when you are on your trip, via your Trafalgar Travel Director. Depending on the region visited these can be paid with cash or credit card.


A reduction of 25% of the cost of the Optional Excursions is offered to all children under the age of 16 years at the time of travel. Please Note: This discount to does not apply to North America optionals, as they are already discounted.

  • SARAPIQUI

    • + HORSEBACK RIDING TOUR If you love horseback riding combine them with adventure! We offer horseback rides on exclusive trails. Enjoy the sunset and the view of the Nicoya’s Gulf from this natural window. Monteverde. Length: 2.5 hours (min 2 pax)

    • + HORSEBACK RIDING TO WATERFALL Take a horseback riding tour with a local expert to a nearby waterfall within Hacienda Sueño Azul. At the waterfall, relax and refresh yourself in its waters, or swim in the pool next to it. You are also welcome to try the amazing waterslide that Sueño Azul next to the pool. Return to the hotel consists via horseback.

    • + HORSEBACK RIDING TOUR If you love horseback riding combine them with adventure! We offer horseback rides on exclusive trails. Enjoy the sunset and the view of the Nicoya’s Gulf from this natural window. Monteverde. Length: 2.5 hours (min 2 pax)

    • + HORSEBACK RIDING TOUR If you love horseback riding combine them with adventure! We offer horseback rides on exclusive trails. Enjoy the sunset and the view of the Nicoya’s Gulf from this natural window. Monteverde. Length: 2.5 hours (min 2 pax)

    • + HORSEBACK RIDING TO WATERFALL Take a horseback riding tour with a local expert to a nearby waterfall within Hacienda Sueño Azul. At the waterfall, relax and refresh yourself in its waters, or swim in the pool next to it. You are also welcome to try the amazing waterslide that Sueño Azul next to the pool. Return to the hotel consists via horseback.

    • + HORSEBACK RIDING TOUR If you love horseback riding combine them with adventure! We offer horseback rides on exclusive trails. Enjoy the sunset and the view of the Nicoya’s Gulf from this natural window. Monteverde. Length: 2.5 hours (min 2 pax)

  • MONTEVERDE

    • + DON JUAN COFFEE TOUR Coffee is a tradition followed by many families since its arrival to Costa Rica by 1820. At Don Juan Coffee Tour you will learn about our Golden Bean and the complete process followed from the seed to the tasteful and delicious beverage preferred by many of us. Your tour guide will explain about the germination beds, coffee plantations, de-pulping machine, sun dryers, peeling methods, roaster and packing. Do you know where the coffee come from? How was it introduce to our country? Why is Costa Rican coffee considered one of the best in the world? Well, at Don Juan Coffee Tour you will find the answer to these and much other questions. Picking coffee in Costa Rica has been a tradition since its introduction in our country; and we want you to be a part of our family. Length: 2.5 hours (min 2 pax)

    • + EL TRAPICHE TOUR During the tour you heard the story of how the sugar cane used was brought from neighboring farms to make the process of preparing the fresh and at the end of the course was divided between the sweet sugar mill owner and the owner of the property. In 2005 the family of Juan Santamaría Hidalgo of God opens the doors of El Trapiche and not as a major sugar production, but as a place where we can show visitors, as our grandparents did the process of extraction sweet, in a very educational and cultural tour. Length: 3 hours (min 2 pax)

    • + SKY TREK This is an experience of adventure and adrenalin that will take you on a sky tram for about half mile, to the highest point of the property and from there, a view platform of the cloud forest; you will start sliding on a network of 11 cross-sectional zip lines that were built inside the canopy of the forest. You can reach a speed of 37 M/H at heights of 42 feet while you fly over the treetops. During the tour, you will have the opportunity to stop at two high platforms that overpass the treetops to show you the great view of the northern valleys, the Pacific coastline and on a clear day, even the islands of the Nicoya Gulf. The tour guides are certified by the Costa Rica Tourist Board (ICT), which means that they have first aids training, vertical rescue skills and full knowledge of the flora and fauna in the area. Length: 3 hours

    • + DON JUAN COFFEE TOUR Coffee is a tradition followed by many families since its arrival to Costa Rica by 1820. At Don Juan Coffee Tour you will learn about our Golden Bean and the complete process followed from the seed to the tasteful and delicious beverage preferred by many of us. Your tour guide will explain about the germination beds, coffee plantations, de-pulping machine, sun dryers, peeling methods, roaster and packing. Do you know where the coffee come from? How was it introduce to our country? Why is Costa Rican coffee considered one of the best in the world? Well, at Don Juan Coffee Tour you will find the answer to these and much other questions. Picking coffee in Costa Rica has been a tradition since its introduction in our country; and we want you to be a part of our family. Length: 2.5 hours (min 2 pax)

    • + EL TRAPICHE TOUR During the tour you heard the story of how the sugar cane used was brought from neighboring farms to make the process of preparing the fresh and at the end of the course was divided between the sweet sugar mill owner and the owner of the property. In 2005 the family of Juan Santamaría Hidalgo of God opens the doors of El Trapiche and not as a major sugar production, but as a place where we can show visitors, as our grandparents did the process of extraction sweet, in a very educational and cultural tour. Length: 3 hours (min 2 pax)

    • + SKY TREK This is an experience of adventure and adrenalin that will take you on a sky tram for about half mile, to the highest point of the property and from there, a view platform of the cloud forest; you will start sliding on a network of 11 cross-sectional zip lines that were built inside the canopy of the forest. You can reach a speed of 37 M/H at heights of 42 feet while you fly over the treetops. During the tour, you will have the opportunity to stop at two high platforms that overpass the treetops to show you the great view of the northern valleys, the Pacific coastline and on a clear day, even the islands of the Nicoya Gulf. The tour guides are certified by the Costa Rica Tourist Board (ICT), which means that they have first aids training, vertical rescue skills and full knowledge of the flora and fauna in the area. Length: 3 hours

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  • * For single travellers purchasing the twin-share option, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 
  • ^Twin-share option not available for trips to South America., Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey.

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