This tour gives you the opportunity to enjoy some of the highlights of Costa Rica in one full day. At the “Ruinas de Cartago” you will learn the amazing story that surrounds this place, then it’s on to the Irazú Volcano, with it’s unique view of the crater and where on a clear day you can see both the Pacific and Atlantic Ocean from its rim.
Afterwards you will travel to Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí and board the boat to discover the richness of Costa Rica’s nature along the Sarapiqui River. The boat ride lasts two hours, plenty of time to witness the magnificent rain forest and its habitants, such as toucans, monkeys, sloths, crocodiles and many other species.
At the end of this river adventure you will arrive at a private farm, to enjoy a home-style lunch, and then you can hike on one of the nature trails or explore the surroundings on horseback. You will also have the opportunity to visit the Butterfly Garden, Serpenterium and the Frog Sanctuary.
In the afternoon as you return to San Jose you will be captivated by the raw beauty of Braulio Carrillo National Park with some truly “National Geographic” landscapes.
Pick up time; 6:30 – 7:30 am
Return time; 5:30 – 6:30 pm
(0 – 2 years old): $20.00
(3 -10 years old): 25% off discount
-Visit to Irazú Volcano.
-Visit to “Las Ruinas de Cartago”.
-1 ½ hrs. Boat ride.
-“Madero Negro” Private Reserve.
-Visit to the Frog Sanctuary, Butterfly Garden, and Snake collection.
-Round trip transportation from San José area hotels in air-conditioned buses.
-Comfortable clothes and shoes