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​​Itinerary:
Note on Itinerary
Although we do our best to adhere to the schedule and price listed above, this itinerary is subject to change for numerous reasons beyond our control.

Ecological Tour of Costa Rica

What's included


Shuttle to and from Airport, Breakfast, lunch, Shuttle to and from all events plus entrance fees. On site Concierge, Free Wifi, *Hotel/Hostel accommodation

Not Included
Airfare to San Jose, Costa Rica; alcoholic beverages or soft drinks; optional guide gratuities; laundry fees; excess baggage charges or insurance of any kind.

Consider as you sign up
Airline tickets - Please check with us before purchasing your airline tickets to ensure your trip is confirmed with the minimum number of participants required to operate.  
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Travel insurance - To protect your travel investment, we highly recommend the purchase of travel insurance. 

Payment and Cancellation: 


A Non-Refundable deposit of $300 USD is due to reserve your place on this trip. The balance is due 30 days prior to your trip. Holiday surcharge may apply. Full refund of deposit if trip is not confirmed with the minimum number of participants.  

Sunday: 
Breakfast and Lunch included


At Tortuga Island, you will experience a day full of beautiful skies, great ocean views and live music. On board, the yacht savoury tropical fruits and refreshing natural drinks will be served. Then, you will explore the island, immerse yourself in the calm clear waters and lush landscape, where you can take a swim, sunbathe, and/or take an optional tour like kayaking or canopy. Then a delicious lunch will be prepared by the crew. 


​This excursion departs from San Jose in the morning en route to Puntarenas, where you will board a yacht to Tortuga (Turtle Island), a beautiful island located in the Gulf of  Nicoya.


​​Tortuga Island is composed of 120 hectares of gorgeous terrain, with 4 main hills; not to mention a 500-meter beach which is a recipient of the blue flag certification. On the way to Tortuga Island, you will see the San Lucas Island which in the past was a security prison where no human rights existed and thus a dark age in Costa Rica´s history.

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Duration: 14 Hours (approx.)

Monday: 
Breakfast included, free time and travel day, Shuttle from hotel/hostel to Airport.

Gear list

The key to staying comfortable while on an active trip is layering. To obtain maximum comfort with minimum weight, you need versatile layers that mix and match to create the right amount of insulation, ventilation and weather protection. This gear list has been created to help you choose your clothing and gear for this trip. Try to bring only what is necessary—this will help you and the field staff.

Following lunch and on route to San Jose, a visit to the famous Rainforest Aerial Tram is included, for a ride on a gondola through the tree canopy in companion of a naturalist guide that will talk to you about the wonderful rainforest. The Rain Forest Aerial Tram – Atlantic is a 475-hectares (1,200-acre) private reserve that shares a 10 km border with Braulio Carrillo National Park, constituting a buffer zone between the park and farming lands.
Duration: 9 Hours (approx.)

Airfare NOT included.  Fly into San Jose, Costa Rica. Airport code SJO.

Dorm style rooms. Upgrades are available
( ALL Deposit's are Non-Refundable) 
Passport required with six months before expiration at time of trip. 


Traveling with kids? Check out our Costa Rica Family Adventure.
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Dates: This trip takes place on the 4th Thursday of every month

Single Accommodations
There is no single supplement fee for those willing to share accommodations with a same-gender roommate. If you are willing to share but we are unable to pair you with a same-gender roommate, you will not be charged the single supplement fee. If you do not wish to share and request single accommodations, you will be required to pay the single supplement fee. Please be advised that there are a limited number of single accommodations available.  


Weather
Costa Rica enjoys a nearly perfect tropical climate. The average temperature is 72° F in the highlands and ranges from the high 60s to the low 90s in the lowlands. There is a rainy season (or green season) from May to November when various parts of the country experience higher amounts of precipitation, and a dry summer season generally lasting from December through April. As we are in the tropics, rainfall is a possibility during any month of the year making adequate raingear a necessity.

We look forward to having you join us for the trip of a lifetime! Why wait? Space is limited, reserve your adventure today.

5 Days / 4 Nights, 

Dates: This trip takes place on the 4th Thursday of every month. 

Activity: Walking, Swimming, Hiking

Starting 2018 

COST: $798 USD, Deposit: $300 USD Group Size 10

Overview​


Thursdays:  
Travel Day, Shuttle from airport to hotel/hostel. ​

Friday: 
Breakfast and Lunch included


Relax and enjoy the natural beach and rainforest. Manuel Antonio National Park is considered one of the most beautiful parks in Costa Rica. On this tour, you will visit pristine beaches, with coral reefs, bordered by exuberant vegetation and the natural wonders of the tropical rainforest. The beaches in Manuel Antonio are highly coveted as some of the best that Costa Rica has to offer.

Duration: 12 Hours (approx.) 
Next, free time.

Saturday:
Breakfast and Lunch included

Drive to Sarapiquí area, through the extraordinary rainforest of Braulio Carrillo National Park, one of the most important rainforest reserves of Costa Rica. On arrival to Sarapiqui, a beautiful area known for its impressive natural richness, you will board a boat for a relaxing ride on the Sarapiqui River. Drive to Sarapiquí area, through the extraordinary rainforest of Braulio Carrillo National Park, one of the most important rainforest reserves of Costa Rica. On arrival to Sarapiqui, a beautiful area known for its impressive natural richness, you will board a boat for a relaxing ride on the Sarapiqui River where you will feel in close contact with nature and admire the inspiring surroundings. After the boat ride, you will continue with a walk on Selva Verde Eco Lodge’s private trails which are a heaven for nature enthusiasts. 

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