Play in the cloud forest and explore the seashore on our 7 night Cloud Forest & Beach Vacation Package. Take an interactive coffee & chocolate tour, zipline above the tree tops, and look for wildlife on a safari float adventure.
Transfer to Monteverde Cloud Forest
Upon arrival in Liberia, Costa Rica you will be met and transferred by ground approximately 2 1/2 - 3 hours to the Monteverde Cloud Forest for overnight at Trapp Family Lodge. This Swiss Chalet style lodge has a pleasant, rustic feel with views of the cloud forest, and just a short walk away from Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve.
Monteverde Reserve Hike
Today visit the highlight of the region, the Monteverde Cloud Forest, located on the continental divide. A professional naturalist guide will point out the unique features of this cloud forest ecosystem. You will see enormous prehistoric ferns, blooming bromeliads, and a variety of bird species that call Monteverde home. Be on the lookout for the Resplendent Quetzal bird, a rare beauty that inhabits the forest. After your hike, grab a fresh Costa Rican cofee and pastries before heading back to Trapp Family Lodge for overnight.
AM Aerial Tram & Trek Zipline; PM Coffee & Chocolate Tour
This morning, explore the forest canopy on an aerial tram and zipline adventure. Take an aerial tram up through the tree-tops to an observation platform. Be on the lookout for animals in the forest canopy! From the observation point, your zipline adventure begins. Glide along a series of 2 long cables and 11 cross-sectional zip lines, and enjoy stunning panoramic views of the cloud forest below.
This afternoon, dive into the world of coffee, chocolate, and sugar on this Don Juan agricultural tour. Discover the life cycle of the coffee plant from how the coffee cherries are picks to the final taste. Then, learn the history of the cocoa pod and how chocolate is made. Finally, try the traditional Costa Rican method of extracting sugar can juice, and have a taste! Finally, enjoy a fresh cup of coffee in the restaurant. Overnight Trapp Family Lodge.
Transfer to Nosara, Nicoya Peninsula with Safari Float en Route
Enjoy the peaceful flow of Tenorio River on this laid-back, nature-lover's Safari Float. Your professional guide will paddle and point out an array of plant and animal species: howler monkeys, lizards, crocodiles, boat-billed herons, kingfishers, and more. After your adventure, have lunch at a local restaurant before heading to Nosara on the Nicoya Peninsula for overnight at Olas Verdes Hotel. Connected to Guiones Beach by a little jungle trail, Olas Verdes Hotel is a laid-back, up-scale beach hotel in a remote, rainforest setting.
Nosara Free Day
Explore the nearby beach town of Nosara, a haven for yoga, surf and wellness. Overnight Olas Verdes Hotel.
Nosara Free Day
Go surfing, take a yoga class, or explore the pristine beaches of the Nicoya Peninsula. Overnight Olas Verdes Hotel.
Nosara Free Day
On your last day in paradise, relax on the beach or by the pool. Overnight Olas Verdes Hotel.
Depart Liberia, Costa Rica
This morning you will be met and transferred by ground approximately 2 1/2 hours 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.
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