Our 8-night Costa Rica Holiday Honeymoon package is the perfect New Year celebration with the one you love.
Dec 26: Arrive Arenal Nayara Hotel, Costa Rica
Upon arrival in San Jose, Costa Rica you will be met and driven approximately 3 hours to Arenal Nayara Hotel & Gardens. Surrounded by rainforest, this award-wining hotel's private casitas blend seamlessly with the tropical flora and fauna.
Dec 27: Arenal Hanging Bridges & La Fortuna Waterfall Hike
Trek through the forest over hanging bridges within a 1,500-acre private reserve. A professional naturalist guide will lead you across eight fixed and six hanging bridges pointing out the unique characteristics of the forest canopy and surrounding forest ecosystems.
After the hanging bridges hike, enjoy lunch before transferring to La Fortuna Waterfall. Begin by checking out La Fortuna Waterfall from the lookout. It's an incredible sight to see the powerful blue cascade surrounded by the lush tropical foliage of the region. Then, trek down to the base of the waterfall on paved stairs and across fixed bridges. Explore the base of the waterfalls, take pictures, and go for a swim just downstream. Swimming at the base of the waterfall is not permitted.
Dec 28: Volcano & Tabacon Hot Springs with Dinner
Begin your day with a hike at the base of Arenal Volcano. Walk over past lava flows and patches of forest destroyed by volcanic activity led by a professional guide. You'll discover flowering plants, birds, and animals thriving in this unique environment.
Then, head to the Tabacon hot springs for a relaxing soak in the all-natural volcano-fed springs. Discover a variety of pools in the elaborate on-site gardens before enjoying a leisurely dinner. Overnight Arenal Nayara Hotel.
Dec 29: Don Juan Coffee & Chocolate Plantation Tour
Discover coffee culture in Costa Rica, a key contributor to Costa Rican agriculture and economy. Explore coffee production, the history of coffee in Costa Rica, and the nuances of flavor. Then, dive into the ancient secrets of chocolate! This "gift from the gods" was important in ancient Mesoamerica, including Costa Rica. This hands-on overview will begin with an introduction to the cocoa bean and tree and end with a high-end organic chocolate tasting. Overnight Arenal Nayara Hotel.
Dec 30: Transfer to Villa Caletas, Playa Herradura
Transfer to Villas Caletas.
Dec 31: Free Day; New Year's Eve Dinner
Villa Caletas for a delicious New Year's Eve dinner.
Jan 1: Tortuga Island Cruise
This morning, you will be picked dup and driven to Puntarenas. Enjoy a light snack-breakfast en route to the dock before boarding a catamaran for a cruise through the Gulf of Nicoya to Tortuga Island. Situated 12 nautical miles from Puntarenas, Tortuga Island is a sanctuary of turquoise beaches and white sand beaches fro a multitude of marine birds and flora and fauna of the Central Pacific region. Enjoy the day snorkeling, swimming, and relaxing in the shade of a palm tree on Isla Tortuga. Enjoy a tropical lunch on the island before returning to Villa Caletas for a delicious New Year's Eve dinner. Overnight Villa Caletas.
Jan 2: Playa Herradura Free Day
Jan 3: Depart San Jose, Costa Rica
Today you will be met and driven approximately 2 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.