We'll Never Forget This Trip Costa Rica

We'll Never Forget This Trip

Our family of six was looking forward to this Costa Rica getaway, hoping to rejuvenate from this vacation before heading back to work respectively. As we anticipated, this was a magical experience and I would go back in a heartbeat.

8 Day Costa Rica Itinerary
6 Adults
$245 pp/night
$10272 total USD

A magical family trip we’ll never forget…

I have to say, I was nervous. What were we going to do if no one was there waiting for us? Turns out, we didn’t have to worry about a thing. We couldn't have been happier with the activities and coordination of rides — it was PERFECT! We are a fun family and were up for just about any experience. My kids loved the zip line experience, and I had to try it once just to say, "I’ve done it." My husband did not want to zip line, so they took him along on a long hike, which he loved. His guide was outstanding.

Don’t miss out on the early birdwatching tours!

The hanging bridge and birdwatching tour was the BEST! Great guides made the experience exponentially good. Going early was the best because there really were only a few people in the forest, and by the time we finished seeing wild boar, spider monkeys, toucans, bats, and LOTS of birds, the place was filling up. The breakfast and coffee were outstanding. It was a favorite tour for all of us.

Montezuma swept us off our feet…

We stayed at Ylang Ylang in Montezuma, and it was amazing. The living quarters were like little gnome houses nestled in the jungle. Monkeys everywhere...watch out because they are not shy. The beaches were stunning. The staff couldn't have been nicer. We then flew from Tambor in a 10-seater plane to San Jose, which gave us a final look at the beautiful countryside and ocean. The whole Anywhere team, especially Leonardo, was so responsive and accommodating. When our flight was delayed, I sent an email and received an immediate response from the team. Everything was so well coordinated and fun — couldn't have asked for anything more. This was a magical experience and I would go back in a heartbeat.

Meals

Free Breakfast for 7 days

Transport

private driverAlajuela & SJO Int'l to Arenal  
private driverAlajuela & SJO Int'l to Arenal  
private driverAlajuela & SJO Int'l to Arenal  
private driverMonteverde to Montezuma  
private driverMonteverde to Montezuma  
private driverMontezuma to Tambor  
flightTambor to Alajuela & SJO Int'l  
flightTambor to Alajuela & SJO Int'l  
flightTambor to Alajuela & SJO Int'l  

DAY 1


Arenal

Arenal Springs Resort - night 1 of 2

Alajuela - SJO Int'l to Arenal

Alajuela - SJO Int'l to Arenal
Alajuela - SJO Int'l to Arenal
Private transport type
1:45 pm - 5:15 pm pickup/drop-off time
3.50 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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Arenal Springs Resort
Arenal Springs Resort
3:00 pm check-in
3 rooms.

The Arenal Springs Resort is located just outside the quaint town of La Fortuna, near the Arenal Volcano. Feast your eyes on the outstanding lush, green, natural beauty that abounds here and the awesomeness of the Arenal Volcano. Visitors longing to be surrounded by nature, birds and forest will have come to the perfect place when they arrive to the Arenal area.

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DAY 2


Arenal

Arenal Springs Resort - night 2 of 2

Hanging Bridges Birdwatching Tour

Hanging Bridges Birdwatching Tour
Hanging Bridges Birdwatching Tour

Discover the rainforest surrounding the Arenal Volcano from an unrivaled perspective on the Arenal Hanging Bridges tour.

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Included for 6 persons in your party.
From 5:40 am - 10:15 am start/end time
Transport included
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DAY 3


Arenal / Monteverde

Arenal Springs Resort

Hotel Trópico Monteverde - night 1 of 2

Taxi-Boat-Taxi Arenal to Monteverde

Hotel Trópico Monteverde
Hotel Trópico Monteverde
12:30 pm check-in
3 rooms.

Hotel Trópico Monteverde is a 5-minute drive from the small town of Santa Elena, which serves as the gateway to the surrounding cloud forest reserves. Here you can find bars, upscale restaurants, and small grocery stores. The hotel is a 20-minute drive from Monteverde’s famous cloud forest.

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Taxi-Boat-Taxi Arenal to Monteverde
Taxi-Boat-Taxi Arenal to Monteverde

The Arenal to Monteverde taxi-boat-taxi service operates year round, making connections between Arenal and Monteverde twice per day, with great views of the Costa Rica highlands and the Arenal Volcano along the way.

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Included for 6 persons in your party.
From 8:40 am - 12:00 pm start/end time
Transport included
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DAY 4


Monteverde

Hotel Trópico Monteverde - night 2 of 2

Sky Tram and Sky Trek Monteverde

Twilight Walk, Children's Eternal Rainforest

Sky Tram and Sky Trek Monteverde
Sky Tram and Sky Trek Monteverde

The Sky Trek Canopy Tour in Monteverde is located 3.7 miles from the town of Santa Elena and about 1.8 miles from the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve. Flying across the misty cloud forest of Monteverde is one of Costa Rica's signature experiences.

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Included for 6 persons in your party.
From 9:00 am - 11:00 am start/end time
Transport included
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Twilight Walk, Children's Eternal Rainforest
Twilight Walk, Children's Eternal Rainforest

The Monteverde Conservation League offers a daily night hike on its trail system at Bajo del Tigre, located in Monteverde.

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Included for 6 persons in your party.
From 5:10 pm - 7:45 pm start/end time
Transport included
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DAY 5


Monteverde / Montezuma

Hotel Trópico Monteverde

Ylang Ylang Beach Resort - night 1 of 3

Monteverde to Montezuma

Monteverde to Montezuma
Monteverde to Montezuma
Private transport type
8:00 am - 1:00 pm pickup/drop-off time
5.00 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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Ylang Ylang Beach Resort
Ylang Ylang Beach Resort
2:00 pm check-in
3 rooms. Ylang Ylang Beach Resort, Ylang Ylang Beach Resort, Ylang Ylang Beach Resort

The Ylang Ylang Beach Resort is located on the beautiful Nicoya Peninsula, in the town of Montezuma. This area is a hot spot for nature and beach buffs who love endless sunshine and tropical beauty. The town of Montezuma is a hip little fishing village known for its alternative and international culture, energetic night life, spectacular natural beauty, waterfalls and unique shops and galleries.

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DAY 6


Montezuma

Ylang Ylang Beach Resort - night 2 of 3

Tortuga Island Tour

Tortuga Island Tour
Tortuga Island Tour

Take an adventurous, all-inclusive tour of the gorgeous coast of the Nicoya Peninsula. Along the way, you’ll have ample opportunity for spotting wildlife as well as relaxing in the natural beauty of Tortuga Island. This is an all-day tour—your boat departs at 9 AM from Montezuma and returns at 4 PM.

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Included for 6 persons in your party.
From 8:00 am - 3:00 pm start/end time
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DAY 7


Montezuma

Ylang Ylang Beach Resort - night 3 of 3

DAY 8


Montezuma

Ylang Ylang Beach Resort

Montezuma to Tambor

Tambor to Alajuela and SJO Airport

Montezuma to Tambor
Montezuma to Tambor
Private transport type
6:00 am - 7:00 am pickup/drop-off time
1.00 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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Tambor to Alajuela and SJO Airport
Tambor to Alajuela and SJO Airport
Flight transport type
7:50 am - 8:20 am pickup/drop-off time
0.48 hours duration

Costa Rica is about the size of West Virginia, but ground transportation can take many hours on its rough, windy, and mountainous roads. Depending on your travel route, domestic flights may be the most convenient and sensible option. Traveling between some destinations can take up to 8 hours by ground, while a domestic flight can cut that travel time to 35 minutes - a major time saver, especially if you have only a short time in Costa Rica.

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