Cloud Forest & All Inclusive Resort Christmas Getaway

PRICING

$2579 per adult for 2 travelers
$2327 per adult for 3 travelers
$1234 per child age 6-11 with 2 adults
*Land Package *Price valid until: January 4, 2017
*See below for pricing details.

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

Monteverde Cloud Forest
Ziplining
Coffee Plantation
Guanacaste Beaches

OVERVIEW

Vacation at your own pace! Discover exotic flora and fauna in Monteverde Cloud Forest and lounge on beautiful Costa Rica beaches on our 7 night Cloud Forest & All Inclusive Resort Christmas Getaway package.

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DAILY ITINERARY

Day 1
Transfer to Monteverde, Costa Rica
Upon arrival in San Jose, Costa Rica you will be met and transferred by ground about 3 hours to Hotel El Establo located outside Monteverde Cloud Forest, a cool high-elevation forest in with exceptional wildlife observation opportunities - particularly birding. El Establo has two heated pools, two restaurant options, and an on-property spa.
Day 2
Monteverde Sky Tram & Trek with Lunch
Ride the Sky Tram cableway through the clouds to a treetop platform where your Sky Trek zipline adventure will begin. The zipline adventure consists of two long ziplines and eleven cross-sectional ziplines. Relax and enjoy panoramic views before exploring six hanging bridges on the Sky Walk. Overnight Hotel El Establo.
Day 3
AM Monteverde Reserve Hike; PM Don Juan Coffee & Chocolate Tour
This morning, a naturalist guide will lead you through the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Explore the misty trails looking for the rare Resplendent Quetzal bird. Take in the blooming bromeliads, prehistoric ferns, and other unique flora and fauna of the ecosystem. After your morning hike, visit the on-site hummingbird garden and enjoy a fresh cup of Costa Rican coffee and pastries.

This afternoon, visit the Don Juan plantation to learn about coffee, chocolate, and sugar cane production in Costa Rica. Learn about the life cycle of the coffee plant from cherries to cup. Discover the history of cocoa, and make your own chocolate. Try the traditional Costa Rican method of extracting sugar cane juice. Finally, taste! Don't forget to check out the restaurant and gift shop for culinary souvenirs. Overnight Hotel El Establo.
Day 4
Transfer to Matapalo Beach, Guanacaste
Today transfer about 3 hours to the RIU Palace All Inclusive Resort. Situated on Matapalo Beach overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the resort brings you superior accommodations and worry-free relaxation. Relax and enjoy the unspoiled gardens surrounding the resort's spectacular pools.
Day 5
Guanacaste Free Day
You deserve to be pampered. Enjoy your first day in paradise at the Hilton's Spa Vida trying out their extensive spa services and relaxing under your own personal tiki hut in the Spa Gardens. Add Guanacaste Tours. Overnight RIU Palace All Inclusive Resort.
Day 6
Guanacaste Free Day
Coastal kayaking within the protected Culebra Bay is highly recommended. Rent a kayak for the day, pack a lunch, and explore the shoreline! Add Guanacaste Tours. Overnight RIU Palace All Inclusive Resort.
Day 7
Guanacaste Free Day
Guanacaste is a great destination for water sports! Try stand up paddle boarding (SUP) or spend the morning snorkeling. Add Guanacaste Tours. Overnight RIU Palace All Inclusive Resort.
Day 8
Depart Liberia, Costa Rica
Today you will be met for your private ground transfer approximately 45 minutes to the Liberia International Airport for your return flight home.

Pricing is valid through the date listed for each itinerary (all pricing is subject to change until booked and confirmed). Holiday season supplements apply for Christmas, New Years, Presidents Day, and Easter travel dates. Green season specials and/or lower rates may apply for May to November travel dates.

All itineraries are land only and international airfare is quoted separately. Itinerary adjustments may be necessary depending on your international flight schedule. For example a late arrival will usually require a night near the airport in San Jose.

Please call one of our experts at 800-827-9046 to discuss your travel details.

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