VIP Costa Rica


$7825 per adult, double occupancy
*Double occupancy is 2 adults sharing 1 room. Surcharges may apply for holiday travel. Reductions may apply for May-November travel. International airfare not included.
*Price valid: October 31, 2024. See below for pricing details.


Arenal Volcano
Arenal Hanging Bridges
Rio Celeste Waterfall Hike


This vacation is, as it claims, a VIP experience in Costa Rica. Visit the top resort in South and Central America – Nayara Springs Resort With only 18 villas, you’ll get all the personal attention you deserve! From there, head to Upala for a stay at the boutique Origins Luxury Lodge, a high-end boutique escape overlooking a valley with 180-degree views of the estate, volcanoes, and Lake Nicaragua. Your last stop is the Bay of Papagayo where you can enjoy incredible beaches at an intimate boutique resort.


Day 1
Arrive Nayara Springs Resort, Arenal Volcano
Upon arrival in San Jose, Costa Rica you will be picked up and driven approximately 3 hours to Nayara Springs Luxury Hotel, a new and exclusive ultra-luxury boutique hotel. Nayara Springs is an exclusive hotel with all the facilities and amenities of a 5-star resort. From the private terrace, you'll be able to spot hummingbirds and toucans.
Day 2
Private Arenal Hanging Bridges Hike
Hike through the Arenal Hanging Bridges private nature reserve with over 1500 acres of rainforest, animals, and vegetation. Traverse eight fixed and six hanging bridges with incredible vantage points out over the rainforest canopy - some with views of Arenal Volcano. Overnight Nayara Springs Resort.
Day 3
Arenal Free Day
Explore the volcano region or relax on the property. Enjoy a soak in your own private plunge pool, fed by natural mineral hot springs. Schedule a wellness treatment at the spa, join a yoga class, or add additional tours in the Arenal area. Overnight Nayara Springs Resort.
Day 4
Transfer to Origins Lodge, Upala
Today you will be met and driven approximately 2 hours to Origins Luxury Lodge in Uapala for overnight. Origins Luxury Lodge overlooks a picturesque valley with 180-degree views over the estate, volcanoes, and Lake Nicaragua.
Day 5
Private Rio Celeste Tour
You will be picked up this morning for a two-hour drive to the Tenorio Volcano region. From the park entrance, begin a challenging hike through the forest. Visit the magnificent waterfall and the place where the river ends its light blue coloration. Enjoy the thermal springs (swimming in the dry season only). The Rio Celeste River is one of the most wonderful places to see flora and fauna in Costa Rica, and among the best hikes! Overnight Origins Luxury Lodge.
Day 6
Upala Free Day
Indulge in meals prepared by a Michelin Star chef, relax in a wood-fired terrace bathtub, and choose among a variety of daily complimentary activities. Discover the turquoise waters of Rio Celeste. Take a yoga or cooking class, explore the grounds on horseback, and learn about the healing properties of the on-site Melipone bees' honey. Go fishing in the lagoon or rappel in a nearby cavern. Finally, end your day with an outdoor massage. Don't miss one of the most popular hikes on the property - Oro Waterfall! Overnight Origins Luxury Lodge.
Day 7
Transfer to Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas, Guanacaste
Today you will be met and driven approximately 3 hours to Casa Chameleon Las Catalinas in Guanacaste for overnight. This adults-only luxury boutique resort showcases panoramic ocean views, a contemporary minimalist design, and an infinity pool. Located near some of the best Guanacaste beaches, Las Catalinas offers access to the best water adventures and local beach culture in the area.
Day 8
Las Catalinas Free Day
Make it a beach day! Relax by the pool, explore the nearby beaches or add tours with the help of your hotel concierge. Overnight Casa Chameleon Las Catalinas.
Day 9
Las Catalinas Free Day
Be sure to book spa treatment today for some well-deserved relaxation. Option to add-on tours at an additional cost. Overnight Casa Chameleon Las Catalinas.
Day 10
Depart Liberia, Costa Rica
Today you will be met at your hotel and driven approximately 1 hour 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.