An Eco-Friendly Getaway at Our Pace Costa Rica

An Eco-Friendly Getaway at Our Pace

The cloud forest experience was incredible. I love Costa Rica and can't wait to come back! The kindness of the people really stood out in my mind. The entire experience was very personal and we were treated like VIPs.

9 Day Costa Rica Itinerary
2 Adults
$258 pp/night
$4126 total USD

An itinerary tailored to our pace…

Alfonso was great at planning our trip. He got back to us the same day we asked a question — we loved the quick responses. Our itinerary included Arenal, Monteverde, and Manuel Antonio, all at a relaxing pace. We booked guided tours that allowed us to enjoy and learn about each area with a local guide. It was a great way to experience this new country!

My favorite hotel from this trip…

Arenal Nayara was the best hotel I’ve ever stayed in. The beauty of the property really highlights the natural environment of Arenal, and the staff was great. I loved going into La Fortuna; it was a nice and charming town. We were there at night and felt perfectly safe. We did not get to see the volcano due to the weather but that was ok, we knew we might not get to see it.

The best way to travel…

In my opinion, private transport is the way to go. It felt so personal and VIP. It also allowed us to set the pace we wanted to travel. If we needed to stop for pictures, food, or the bathroom, the driver was more than willing to do whatever to satisfy us. The vehicles were VERY clean, and every driver was on time or early.

Places

3nightsArenal
2nightsMonteverde
3nightsManuel Antonio

Activities

2nddayArenal Volcano History Walk
5thdayCafe de Monteverde Coffee Tour

Hotels

3nightsNayara Gardens
2nightsBelmar Hotel
3nightsBuena Vista Villas and Casas

Meals

Free Breakfast for 3 days

Transport

private driverAlajuela & SJO Int'l to Arenal  
shuttleArenal to Monteverde  
private driverMonteverde to Manuel Antonio  
private driverManuel Antonio to Alajuela & SJO Int'l  

DAY 1


Arenal

Nayara Gardens - night 1 of 3

Alajuela and SJO Airport to Arenal

Alajuela and SJO Airport to Arenal
Alajuela and SJO Airport to Arenal
Private transport type
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm pickup/drop-off time
3.00 hours duration

Private transport service offers a safe, convenient, and flexible way to travel anywhere within Costa Rica. Private transport can be scheduled anytime you wish and from any airport, hotel, private home or identifiable landmark in Costa Rica. All the vehicles used for private transportation are air conditioned, well-maintained minibuses driven by reliable and punctual Costa Rican professionals, who are eager to help your group move safely about the country.

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Nayara Gardens
Nayara Gardens
3:00 pm check-in
1 room.

Nayara Gardens allows guests to feel that they have acquired their own small corner of Costa Rica. Guests come here for the beautiful accommodations that are only a short drive from Arenal Volcano National Park.

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DAY 2


Arenal

Nayara Gardens - night 2 of 3

Arenal Volcano History Walk

Arenal Volcano History Walk
Arenal Volcano History Walk

Discover the sights and sounds in the Arenal Volcano area. Here you can take a guided tour to get a first-hand experience of Costa Rica's most famed attraction.

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Included for 2 persons in your party.
From 7:15 am - 12:00 pm start/end time
Transport included

DAY 3


Arenal

Nayara Gardens - night 3 of 3

DAY 4


Arenal / Monteverde

Nayara Gardens

Belmar Hotel - night 1 of 2

Arenal to Monteverde

Arenal to Monteverde
Arenal to Monteverde
Shuttle transport type
8:45 am - 12:00 pm pickup/drop-off time
3.25 hours duration

Shuttle service is a shared transportation option in an air-conditioned minibus between popular destinations. Shuttle routes operate daily, and in some cases there are multiple departure times throughout the day. However, shuttles are by no means a public bus. They are subject to availability and must be reserved in advance.

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Belmar Hotel
Belmar Hotel
2:00 pm check-in
1 room.

Hotel Belmar is located in the luscious green mountains of Monteverde. Find yourself surrounded by the beauty of the cloud forest and its variety of wildlife and dense vegetation famous to this area. It is a place unlike no other, attracting eco-travelers and birders from around the world. Monteverde is a multicultural community with a mixture of Ticos, Quakers and foreigners, all contributing to this rich and cultural place.

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DAY 5


Monteverde

Belmar Hotel - night 2 of 2

Cafe de Monteverde Coffee Tour

Cafe de Monteverde Coffee Tour
Cafe de Monteverde Coffee Tour

This coffee plantation doesn’t just produce an incredible cup of coffee, it’s also a vitally important part of the community. Learn how family, sustainability, and attention to detail all combine to nurture coffee from cherry, to bean, to brew on this educational tour that’s part local history and part culture. Yes, you will enjoy samples!

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Included for 2 persons in your party.
From 7:30 am - 11:00 am start/end time
Transport included
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DAY 6


Monteverde / Manuel Antonio

Belmar Hotel

Buena Vista Villas and Casas - night 1 of 3

Monteverde to Manuel Antonio

Monteverde to Manuel Antonio
Monteverde to Manuel Antonio
Private transport type
8:00 am - 12:30 pm pickup/drop-off time
4.50 hours duration

Private transport service offers a safe, convenient, and flexible way to travel anywhere within Costa Rica. Private transport can be scheduled anytime you wish and from any airport, hotel, private home or identifiable landmark in Costa Rica. All the vehicles used for private transportation are air conditioned, well-maintained minibuses driven by reliable and punctual Costa Rican professionals, who are eager to help your group move safely about the country.

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Buena Vista Villas and Casas
Buena Vista Villas and Casas
2:00 pm check-in
1 room.

The Buena Vista Villas is located in Manuel Antonio on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. Manuel Antonio offers luxurious stretches of white sand beaches and tropical rainforest. This area offers a beautiful coast line and diverse rainforest as well as the famous national park of Manuel Antonio a haven to very unique flora and fauna. The town of Quepos is just next door and provides a variety of eateries, shops, and a lively nightlife.

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DAY 7


Manuel Antonio

Buena Vista Villas and Casas - night 2 of 3

DAY 8


Manuel Antonio

Buena Vista Villas and Casas - night 3 of 3

DAY 9


Manuel Antonio

Buena Vista Villas and Casas

Manuel Antonio to Alajuela - SJO Int'l

Manuel Antonio to Alajuela - SJO Int'l
Manuel Antonio to Alajuela - SJO Int'l
Private transport type
7:00 am - 10:00 am pickup/drop-off time
3.00 hours duration

Private transport service offers a safe, convenient, and flexible way to travel anywhere within Costa Rica. Private transport can be scheduled anytime you wish and from any airport, hotel, private home or identifiable landmark in Costa Rica. All the vehicles used for private transportation are air conditioned, well-maintained minibuses driven by reliable and punctual Costa Rican professionals, who are eager to help your group move safely about the country.

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