Family Holidays Getaway | Arenal Rainforest and Guanacaste Bliss
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Family Holidays Getaway | Arenal Rainforest and Guanacaste Bliss

This alluring 8-day trip lets you see Costa Rica’s breathtaking scenery. Start exciting journeys in the La Fortuna rainforest, where you may encounter cute sloths and cross-hanging bridges. Experience the renowned Arenal Volcano and the restorative Ecotermales Hot Springs. Go to Playa Hermosa in Guanacaste next for more fun! Enjoy an exciting zip line excursion through the forest and soak up the sun at the gorgeous Playa Hermosa beach. We’ve also included free days so you can unwind or explore at your own speed because it’s not only about the excursions. You have an option between relaxing by the pool, participating in water activities, or just taking in the peace and quiet.

As your trip comes to an end, wish Costa Rica farewell while carrying happy memories in your heart. Leave the airport in Liberia feeling very appreciative of this intriguing nation’s natural splendors and gracious people. Prepare to make lifelong experiences when you travel!

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • In the beautiful woods of La Fortuna, go on a half-day sloth and rainforest adventure to see gorgeous sloths.
  • Explore the Arenal Hanging Bridges and take in the splendor of being able to wander amid the tres.
  • The thrilling Original Zip Line Canopy Tour with CongoTrails in Playa Hermosa is perfect for thrill-seekers.
  • An exciting Arenal Volcano Hike will allow you to see the spectacular Arenal Volcano up close.
  • Take a revitalizing dip in the Ecotermales Hot Springs and have a great meal in a peaceful environment.
Per person from
$1557
CR4K Adult discount
$ 1453
Per child from
$752
CR4K Child discount
$ 730

Rate based on Quadruple Occupancy.
Price based on Holiday Season.

Promotional Published Rate -5% OFF : Based on PEAK SEASON Dates: December 24th,2023 until December 31st,2023
Booking Window: Now until August 28th,2023
Regular Rate: $1557 per person based on Quadruple Occupancy.

* Children rate from 4-11 years old.
* Child Rate applies to kids sharing with 2 adults in the same room.
* Maximum 2 kids per room sharing with parents

Rates may vary according to the travel season, please contact us to check availability and provide the correct price according to your travel dates.

8 Days / 7 Nights
From Arenal to Guanacaste
Trip Designed by Travel Expert Vanessa Willing
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Included services

  • 8 Days | 7 Nights - Arenal - La Fortuna (4NT), Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste (3NT)
  • Private Transfer from Liberia Airport to Arenal Volcano
  • Half-day Tour: Sloth and Rainforest
  • Half-day Tour: Don Juan Coffee and Chocolate Tour
  • Arenal Volcano Guided Hike, Ecotermales Hot Springs and Dinner on-site
  • Private Transfer Arenal to Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste
  • Original Zip Line Canopy
  • Private Transfer from Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste to Liberia Airport
  • Breakfast (7), Dinner (1)
  • Taxes and in country 24/7 support

Is this trip right for me?

Travel Style: Active

Walk on the treetops

Activities: Moderate

Hanging Bridges, Arenal Volcano, Canopy Zip Line, Hot Springs

Possibility to see animals: High!

Bring your camera and binoculars

What should I not forget?:

Repellent and sunscreen

Possibility to see animals: High!

This package is full of fantastic places and you will have many opportunities to meet wildlife

Expert opinions

Trip Designed by Travel Expert Vanessa Willing
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Trip Highlights

  • All hotels Accomodations
  • Breathe in the rainforest beauty
  • Breathtaking sunset
  • Crystal swimming pools
  • Hicking
  • Hot springs in Arenal
  • Lots of beach to enjoy

Itinerary

DAY 1:

Welcome to Costa Rica

  • Arrival to Liberia Airport (LIR)
  • Private transfer to your La Fortuna Hotel
  • Overnight at Arenal Manoa Hotel

DAY 2:

Arenal

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Sloth and Rainforest
  • Overnight at Arenal Manoa Hotel

DAY 3:

Arenal

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Don Juan Coffee and Chocolate Tour
  • Overnight at Arenal Manoa Hotel

DAY 4:

Arenal

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Arenal Volcano Hike, Ecotermales Hot Springs with dinner on-site
  • Overnight at Arenal Manoa Hotel

DAY 5:

Arenal to Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Private transfer from Arenal to your Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste Hotel
  • Overnight a Bosque del Mar Hotel

DAY 6:

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Zip Line Canopy
  • Overnight a Bosque del Mar Hotel

DAY 7:

Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Your day - your choice
  • Overnight a Bosque del Mar Hotel

DAY 8:

Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste - Departure!

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Transfer from Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste to the Liberia Airport
  • Flight home, at this point, you should know the meaning of "Pura Vida" very well

DAY 1:

Welcome to Costa Rica!!

Private Transfer from Liberia Airport to Arenal Volcano

Greetings from Costa Rica! We’ll pick you up at the International Liberia Airport and transport you to the Arenal Manoa Hotel in the stunning La Fortuna region, where you’ll spend the next three days in comfort. Make yourself comfortable after checking in. Feel free to unwind and rest in the verdant surroundings or take a swim in one of the hotel’s lovely pools because you might be exhausted after the travel. You’ll be able to forget about the pressures of daily life in the tranquil environment.

Overnight at Arenal Manoa Hotel.

DAY 2:

Arenal

Happy morning! We’re going on a half-day expedition today to visit the fascinating rainforests and get to know some cute sloths. You will go on an enchanted tour of Costa Rica’s natural beauties with our sloth and rainforest adventure. After the tour, you may spend the remainder of the day taking use of all the hotel’s wonderful amenities. You have a choice of relaxing by the pool, treating yourself to a spa treatment, or just taking in the breathtaking scenery.

Overnight at Arenal Manoa Hotel. 

DAY 3:

Arenal

Embark on a delightful journey through the rich flavors of Costa Rica’s finest offerings with the Don Juan Coffee and Chocolate Tour in La Fortuna. Immerse yourself in the captivating world of coffee and chocolate production, all while surrounded by the lush beauty of the Costa Rican countryside. This engaging day tour promises an unforgettable experience for all your senses.

Set off on a trip that will stimulate your senses and enhance your understanding of the craftsmanship involved in producing coffee and chocolate.

Overnight at Arenal Manoa Hotel. 

DAY 4:

Arenal

We have an exciting excursion in store for you this afternoon. We’ll go out on an Arenal Volcano Hike so you can see this famous volcano’s spectacular grandeur up close. Following that, we’ll reward you to an evening of relaxation at the Ecotermales Hot Springs, where you may bathe in the revitalizing waters and have a delectable meal. Prior doing proceeding, though, you may have a leisurely morning while enjoying breakfast with a view or taking a leisurely stroll through the hotel grounds.

Overnight at Arenal Manoa Hotel. 

DAY 5:

Arenal to Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste

As we go on to our next stop, the Hotel Bosque del Mar in Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste, it’s time to bid the Arenal Manoa Hotel a fond farewell. We’ve got all of your transportation needs handled, so don’t worry! As soon as you arrive, settle in to your new “home away from home” and become familiar with Playa Hermosa’s laid-back atmosphere. You have the remainder of the day to relax as you choose—whether that be on the beach, in the water, or by taking a tour of the hotel’s amenities.

Overnight at Playa Hermosa Bosque del Mar Hotel, Guanacaste.

DAY 6:

Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste

Good morning, adventurer! Today, CongoTrails is taking us on a thrilling Original Zip Line Canopy Tour. Views of the tropical wonderland below are magnificent as you soar over the treetops like a bird. After the surge of excitement, you may relax in the afternoon by taking a nap in a hammock or sipping a cool drink at the seaside bar.

Overnight at Playa Hermosa Bosque del Mar Hotel, Guanacaste.

DAY 7:

Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste

You have the day to do whatever you want! Everything depends on you and your choices. Feel free to spend the day at the hotel unwinding by the pool or enjoying lengthy strolls down the coast if you wish to unwind. Alternately, if you’re feeling daring, you may check out the local landmarks, sample some regional cuisine, or partake in some aquatic activities. Your decision is totally up to you!

Overnight at Playa Hermosa Bosque del Mar Hotel, Guanacaste.

DAY 8:

Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste to Liberia Airport - Departure

Regrettably, it’s time to bid farewell to the lovely Hotel Bosque del Mar. Take one more stroll on the beach before we drive you to the international airport in Liberia for your departure, and treasure the memories of your vacation. We really hope you had a wonderful time in Costa Rica, and if you decide to come back, we’ll be waiting for you with open arms. Travel safely!

At this point, you should know the meaning of “Pura Vida” very well.

  • Arenal Manoa & Hot Springs

    Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the Costa Rica countryside at Hotel Arenal Manoa. Stunning views of the Arenal Volcano, warm, friendly hospitality and fresh, seasonal and local cuisine come together to create one of Costa Rica’s most relaxing resorts.

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  • Bosque del Mar

    Hotel Bosque del Mar

    Let yourself be captivated by the enchantment of the hotel and be surrounded by a natural paradise that captures the tranquility of the forest and merges it with the fervency of the beach is an experience of perfect harmony. Enjoy the luxury accommodations and relax.

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