One of our Ecoterra Costa Rica’s drivers will meet you at Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) at 08:30 am or 3:00 pm; in order to drive you to the Arenal Volcano National Park Region; the transportation to La Fortuna takes about 2 hours. Lodging at Casa Luna Hotel (included in this package) or recommended hotels with an extra upgrade. After checking in you will have off time for enjoying the pool or you can have a massage at Luna Spa, which you can arrange in advance with your Travel Planner; if you pleased and you prefer to chill you can also simply relax in your balcony, enjoying the view of Arenal Volcano (when clear) or have a cocktail at the bar.
The tour starts in the morning, approx. 07:50 am after breakfast, so get ready for your first ride over the canyons, through lush forests, above Pino Blanco waterfall (160 feets) & La Fortuna Waterfall (200 feets), beside the Arenal Volcano and experience the adrenaline rush of observing the landscapes over the tree tops. The zipline tour is an authentic adventure through the rainforest. A cart pulled by a tractor will pick you up and drive you 3 kilometers through a dirt road. You will arrive at a lookout point where you can see the rushing waters of the Pino Blanco waterfall. You may see several species of animals that inhabit this area such as toucans, monkeys and frogs. Seven cables with a full distance of 1.7 miles and lengths from 400 feet to 3280 feets.
In the afternoon, you will be greeted by our guide approx at 02:30pm at the front desk, to visit the Arenal Volcano lava slides at the El Silencio Park we will walk through primary and secondary forests (approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes), where we will rest to an old lava flow that was formed in 1968, and observe some animals and plants. On clear days, you will enjoy incredible views of the impressive Arenal Volcano, Arenal Lake, The Tilarán mountain range. At the end of the day, the perfect place to relax will be at the Arenal Paradise Hot Springs including a dinner served at the Hot springs Restaurant. At about 9:00pm you will be picked up to return to the hotel.
Our transportation service with professional’s drivers will pick up all guests in Casa Luna Hotel & Spa at 8:00am. The transportation will drive through the road to Jacó Beach crossing the Tárcoles River, the most famous river with one of the largest populations of American crocodile (Crocodylus acutus) in America for about 3 hrs. Oceano Suites & Residence / 2 nights – Breakfast included
Today, you have the shuttle back to the Juan Santamaria International Airport in Alajuela at 10:00 am or 13:45 pm. Please consider this transfer takes about 2 hours to the airport, and you must be there at least 2 hours earlier your flight time for checking in; if you require a transportation on a different time we can arrange a private transportation for some extra bucks ($70 aprox)