Offer of the year: 5 days
Sarapiquí, Hot Springs, Integral Farm, Horseback Ride La Fortuna Waterfall, Río Celeste And The Green Lagoon
(5 days/ 4 nights)
DAY 1: SARAPIQUÍ
Arrival in Sarapiquí in the afternoon.
Accomodation in Albergue El Socorro.
DAY 2: TOUR IN THE PRIVATE RESERVE
Tour in the privat reserve with view to the waterfall.
Continue the trip to La Fortuna.
Hot Springs “Los Laureles” in the afternoon.
Accomodation in Brizas Arenal or Catarata La Fortuna.
DAY 3: FINKA INTEGRAL – MEDICINAL PLANTS AND HORSEBACK RIDE TO RIO FORTUNA WATERFALL
Tour to Integral Farm with Medicinal Plants
The Integral Farm with medicinal plants from the Berrocal Sandoval family is located in the Z13 community of La Fortuna. This family offers a tour of their integral farm in which the owner, Cristina, will explain the curative properties of medicinal plants and herbs. Moreover the process of harvesting, drying and industrializing the plants will be explained. You also will have the opportunity to taste a delicious herbal tea and in the end, the family will serve you a traditional lunch at their home.
Horseback Riding to the La Fortuna Waterfall
The La Fortuna Waterfall is a natural attraction located in the Northern Zone, just 20 minutes from downtown La Fortuna of San Carlos. The journey begins with a horseback ride with the Varela family from the Z13 community to the Waterfall of the La Fortuna River. During the tour you will enjoy the scenic beauty and picturesque surrounding of this site. In the area of the waterfall you can take a bath and have a rest in the natural reserve, enjoying the beautiful waterfall, reaching up to a height of 70 meters.
Continue the trip to Río Celeste.
Accomodation in Cabins POSADA RURAL RIO CELESTE
DAY 4: HIKE TO RÍO CELESTE
Hiking Tour to the Volcano Tenorio National Park (Rio Celeste)
The Volcano Tenorio National Park is situated between the cantons of Guatuso and Upala of Alajuela, Cañas, Bagaces and Tilarán of the province of Guanacaste; this National Park is located in the Volcanic Mountain Range of Guanacaste.
In this area exists a variety of environments, ecosystems and species, distributed in 8 different life zones, ranging from premontane rainforest to basal transition to elfin cloud forest.
The route through the Volcano Tenorio National Park is 3.5 km long and the following attractions are being visited during the hike:
• The Rio Celeste waterfall with its height of 30 meters
• The panoramic viewpoint (overlooking the Massif of the Volcano Tenorio and Montezuma)
• The Blue Lagoon
• The Bubblings
• The Hot springs
• The “Teñideros”, where, if the climate permits, the curious phenomenon of the blue coloration of the water can be observed.
We continue the trip to Juan Castro Blanco.
Accomodation in Albergue Montereal.
DAY 5: GREEN LAGOON
Juan Castro Blanco National Park – Hiking tour to the green Lagoon
The Juan Castro Blanco National Park is part of the Arenal Huetar Norte Conservation Area and located mainly in the southeast of the canton of San Carlos, in the province of Alajuela. JAZON operates a hike in this colorful and mountainous National Park during which a large variety of birds can be observed, for example, between March and April, the observation of the famous Quetzal is quite common, as well as a number of species of endemic plants can be found. The aim is to reach a lagoon of volcanic origin with emerald water and a depth of 15 meters. There you will enjoy the singing of birds and the beauty of this place.
After the hike the Vargas family will serve you a delicious lunch in their family restaurant.
FOR ONLY $ 686/ ₡ 343.000 per 2 persons
(included: 1x accommodation in Albergue El Socorro with 1x dinner, 1x breakfast, 1x Tour in the private reserve, 1x Entrance to the private reserve, 1x lunch, 1x entrance to hot springs Los Laureles, 1x accommodation in Brizas Arenal or Catarata La Fortunal with 1x dinner,1x breakfast, 1x Tour Integral Farm, 1x lunch, 1x Tour horseback ride to Rio La Fortuna waterfall , 1x accommodation in Posada Rural Rio Celeste with 1x dinner, 1x breakfast, 1xTour hike to Rio Celeste, 1x Entrance to national park Rio Celeste, 1x lunch, 1x accomodation in ALbergue Montereal with 1 dinner, 1x breakfast, 1x Tour Green Lagoon, 1x lunch, local guides
not included: transportation, additional foods and drinks, alcoholic drinks, other consumption)
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