Our 7 night Family Volcano & Rainforest Luxury Holiday package is the perfect way to unwind and enjoy the holiday with the whole family. Relax and enjoy The Springs Resort with Arenal Volcano views and hot springs on the property. Spend the second half of your trip at Los Altos boutique hotel just outside Manuel Antonio National Park for the rainforest beaches and abundant wildlife.
Dec 30: Transfer to Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica
Upon arrival in San Jose, Costa Rica transfer approximately 3 1/2 hours to the Arenal Volcano region for overnight at The Springs Resort and Spa
. The Springs is an expansive luxury resort with a variety of thermal pools, restaurants, and activities available right on the property, perfect for families of all ages.
Dec 31: Arenal Hanging Bridges & La Fortuna Waterfall Hike
Your excursion will begin at Arenal Hanging Bridges, a 1500-acre private nature reserve with extensive trails and abundant wildlife. A naturalist guide will point out a variety of birds, vegetation, and unique animals of the reserve as you make your way across the six hanging and eight fixed bridges. Take in the beautiful view of Arenal Volcano from the hanging bridges and don't miss the waterfall extension trail at the end of the hike. Next visit La Fortuna Waterfall, the spectacular 300 meter waterfall for which the town of La Fortuna was named after. A steep, paved staircase will bring you the base of the waterfall. Wear a swimsuit if you want to take a dip in the river! Overnight The Springs Resort and Spa.
Jan 1: Arenal Aerial Tram & Trek Zipline Tour
Your adventure begins on an aerial tram ride up through the forest canopy to an observation deck. Enjoy the view and keep an eye out for wildlife in the trees. Enjoy surrounding views of the Tilaran Mountain Range, Arenal Lake, and Arenal Volcano from the observation deck. Your zipline adventure includes 8 cross-sectional ziplines with a total length of 4.5 miles and distances from 100 to 2400 ft in length and a maximum height of 600 ft. Overnight The Springs Resort and Spa.
Jan 2: Transfer to Manuel Antonio / Quepos
Today you will be transferred to the local airport for the short flight to Quepos / Manuel Antonio. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to Los Altos Beach Resort & Spa
. The 21-acre hilltop luxury condo resort is a home away from home in a rainforest setting. Enjoy all the conveniences of a kitchen with the option to dine out at the on-site restaurant. The resort also has a spa, fitness center, and swimming pool.
Jan 3: Private Manuel Antonio National Park Hike
Take a private guided tour through Costa Rica's favorite little park, Manuel Antonio National Park. Manuel Antonio is best known for its lush rainforest vistas that tumble into white sand beaches, and for the abundance of wildlife that call the park home. Over 109 mammals live within the park. Perhaps the most social of the animals are the monkeys. Just hold tight to your lunch! Overnight Los Altos Beach Resort & Spa.
Jan 4: Savegre River Rafting: Class II - III
The Savegre River rafting excursion is a full day adventure for the whole family! A professional river guide will brief you on river safety before your adventure begins. Then, set out on a whirlwind of adventure on Class II -
III rapids. The river will then taper down, and you can really enjoy the sights and sounds of the tropical river. Return to shore for lunch before heading back to Los Altos Beach Resort & Spa for overnight.
Jan 6: Depart San Jose, Costa Rica
Transfer 3 hours to the San Jose 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.