Sample Group Itineraries
10 Days / 9 nights
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The cataratas Nauyaca in the Southern Zone
Hacienda Baru Nature Park has canopy and tree climbing
Canopy at Hacienda Baru
Ocean Kaying near Dominical
Dolphin watching tours are available in Ballena National Marine Park
Horseback tours are a great way to see the Southern Zone
The beautiful Scarlet Macaw is common in the Osa area
Commitment Ceremonies in
Paradise
all inclusive from $2975 couple + 8 guests
City and Nightlife
Arrive on the weekend or add a weekend day in San Jose to any package.  The Cafe Mundo  and the Restuarante
Olio are great dining options on Friday and Saturday.  There is plenty of urban adventure in the capitol of San
Jose.  Puchos night club has strippers on Friday night, on Saturday the Club Oh disco is very popular until dawn. All
the guys head to the disco La Avispa on Sunday after the Hispalis. The saunas are busy all weekend, especially the
Hispalis on Sunday afternoon!  San Jose city tours and eco-adventures outside the city are available everyday.
5 Days / 4 Nights.  The Costa Rican Quickie      Fly / Drive Package   
                     from $498
p/p dbl occ in Green Season. Prices higher Dec- Apr  Groups up to 8 persons
Day: 1
Arrive San Jose Int’l Airport.  Pick up by rental car agency at the airport.   Head to Colours Oasis Resort in the
tranquil Rohrmoser neighborhood of San José, where you will spend the first night of your trip. After check-in your
afternoon is free to relax and explore the city in a self guided tour.  Guided tours are also available.  Dinner at Cafe
Mundo is suggested although the Colours staff is always happy to make reservations at the restaurant of your
choice.

Day: 2
Breakfast at Colours Oasis .  Head to Las Aguas Jungle Lodge in the Southern Pacific Zone.  This trip takes three
hours from San José and goes through the most beautiful mountains in Costa Rica. Have your camera ready!   
There are amazing landscapes and vistas throughout the journey. You can detour to the Irazu volcano, or tour the
cloud forest and quetzal territory of Dota, at elevation 11,000’.  Stop at El Trailero Restaurant (Km63) to enjoy
traditional costarrican dishes and see the hummingbirds at La Georgina Restaurant (Km92). Check in at Las Aguas
Jungle Lodge in the afternoon.  Cocktails and dinner at the Lodge.   A gay themed movie plays nightly in the cinema
at the Lodge.

Day: 3
Visit Hacienda Baru Nature Preserve and zip line through the tops of the trees in a canopy tour and tree climb. Take
an afternoon swim at the deserted beach, Playa Guapil.  Dinner in Dominical or San Isidro.  We suggest the Mirador
Los Chorros.  Authentic Costarrican cuisine and an awesome sunset view to the ocean.  The 10 person spa is the
perfect place to relax after dinner with a tropical cocktail and hang out with friends.  

Day: 4
After a hearty breakfast, you will enjoy the beauty of the tropical rainforest.  Ride your horse over a scenic 12
kilometer route to Nauyaca Waterfalls. Take a swim in the natural pools formed by these enormous waterfalls, climb
the falls and dive in!  After your full day adventure in the rainforest, return to Las Aguas for sunset cocktails and
dinner at the Lodge.  

Day: 5
Sunrise Birding and a refreshing dip in the jungle grotto before breakfast.  Fly back to San José via Sansa Airlines
from Dominical/ Palmar Sur, arriving in time for your afternoon departure from Juan Santa Maria Int'l Airport.

Includes 5 Days/4Nights
Accomodations in value rooms, breakfast daily
Rental Car,  4x4 sized for your group
3 tours
2 dinners
One way air from Palmar Sur to San Jose Int'l Airport
Concierge Services
Local Hotel taxes
8 Days / 7 Nights.   City, Sea and Rainforest Package        Self Drive
          from $850
p/p dbl occ, Green Season Prices higher Dec-Apr.  Groups up to 8 persons
Day: 1
Arrive San Jose Int’l Airport.  Pick up by rental car agency at the airport.   Head to
Colours Oasis Resort in the
tranquil Rohrmoser neighborhood of San José, where you will spend the first night of your trip. After check-in your
afternoon is free to relax and explore the city in a self guided tour.  Guided tours are also available. Suggested
dinner at Café Mundo in the rejuvenated neighborhood of Amón, downtown San Jose.

Day: 2
Enjoy the breakfast at
Colours, and get ready for an adventure.  A bilingual representative will take you to see
some of the wonders of Costa Rica on a Volcano tour.  Poás Volcano is surrounded by coffee and strawberry
plantations, with easy access to an active crater and a turquoise lagoon. The Irazu volcano is one of the highest
mountains in the country with five inactive craters and a view to both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans on a clear day,
Lunch and snacks are included in the trip.  

Day: 3
Breakfast at Colours.  Head to Las Aguas Jungle Lodge in the Southern Pacific Zone.  This trip takes 3.5 hours
from San José and goes through the most beautiful mountains in Costa Rica. Have your camera ready!   There are
amazing landscapes and vistas throughout the journey. You can detour to the Irazú volcano, or tour the cloud forest
and quetzal territory of Dota, at elevation 11,000’.  Stop at El Trailero Restaurant (Km63) to enjoy traditional
costarrican dishes and see the hummingbirds at La Georgina Restaurant (Km92). Check in at Las Aguas Jungle
Lodge in the afternoon.  Cocktails and dinner at the Lodge.

Day: 4
After a hearty breakfast, you will enjoy the beauty of the tropical rain forest.  Ride your horse over a scenic 12
kilometer route to Nauyaca Waterfalls. Take a swim in the natural pools formed by these enormous waterfalls, climb
the falls and dive in!  After your full day adventure in the rain forest, return to Las Aguas for sunset cocktails and
dinner at the Lodge.

Day: 5
Free day, you can spend your time enjoying the beautiful beaches of Dominical or take a hike out to the waterfalls
and rivers in the jungle around Las Aguas.

Day: 6
Snorkelling time! This is a half day tour.  Launch a kayak and have fun in the ocean in Parque Nacional Marino
Ballena, Along the way make stops to watch birds, monkeys, sloths, etc. Aside from exuberant flora and fauna you
will also see breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean. At the put-in, bilingual guides will tell you all about the park's
history and teach you important safety techniques. We do our best to make sure that the tour in enjoyable and
secure.   Only the safest equipment is provided. After a light lunch of tropical fruit, snorkel around Ballena Island,
observing the richest marine fauna in the area. Or, if you prefer, you may choose to simply relax on the island and
explore the numerous caves. In the evening indulge yourself with a genuine Mexican dinner at Alejo's.

Day: 7
Optional tour day, choose one from our list.
Waterfall Repelling
Canopy Zip line and tree climb
Ocean or mangrove Kayaking
Diving at Caño Island
Horseback tour of the surroundings
River Rafting on the General/Terraba (seasonally)

Day: 8

We hope to see you again soon in Costa Rica!

Includes eight days, seven nights
-Rental Car,  4x4 sized for your group
-7 nights hotel in value room with daily breakfast
-3 dinners
-4 tours
-Concierge services
-Costa Rican hotel taxes
Days/9 Nights.  City, Surf and Jungle,  Fly/Drive Package   
      from $1100,
p/p dbl occ, Green Season   Prices higher Dec-Apr   Groups up to 8 persons
Day: 1
Arrive San Jose Int’l Airport.  Pick up by rental car agency at the airport.   Head to
Colours Oasis Resort in the
tranquil Rohrmoser neighborhood of San José, where you will spend the first night of your trip. After check-in your
afternoon is free to relax and explore the city in a self guided tour.  Guided tours are also available.

Day: 2
Enjoy the breakfast at
Colours, and get ready for an adventure.  A bilingual representative will take you to see
some of the wonders of Costa Rica on a Volcano tour.  Poás Volcano is surrounded by coffee and strawberry
plantations, with easy access to an active crater and a turquoise lagoon. The Irazu volcano is one of the highest
mountains in the country with five inactive craters and a view to both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans on a clear day,
Lunch and snacks are included in the trip.  Suggested dinner at Café Mundo in the rejuvenated neighborhood of
Amón, downtown San Jose.

Day: 3
Breakfast at Colours.  Head to Las Aguas Jungle Lodge in the Southern Pacific Zone.  This trip takes 3.5 hours
from San José and goes through the most beautiful mountains in Costa Rica. Have your camera ready!   There are
amazing landscapes and vistas throughout the journey. You can detour to the Irazú volcano, or tour the cloud forest
and quetzal territory of Dota, at elevation 11,000’.  Stop at El Trailero Restaurant (Km63) to enjoy traditional
costarrican dishes and see the hummingbirds at La Georgina Restaurant (Km92). Check in at Las Aguas Jungle
Lodge in the afternoon.  Cocktails and dinner at the Lodge.

Day: 4
After a hearty breakfast, you will enjoy the beauty of the tropical rain forest.  Ride your horse over a scenic 12
kilometer route to Nauyaca Waterfalls. Take a swim in the natural pools formed by these enormous waterfalls, climb
the falls and dive in!  After your full day adventure in the rain forest, return to Las Aguas for sunset cocktails and
dinner at the Lodge.

Day: 5
Free day, you can spend your time enjoying the beautiful beaches of Dominical or take a hike out to the waterfalls
and rivers in the jungle around Las Aguas.

Day: 6
Snorkelling time! This is a half day tour, Launch a kayak and have fun in the ocean in Parque Nacional Marino
Ballena, Along the way make stops to watch birds, monkeys, sloths, etc. Aside from exuberant flora and fauna you
will also see breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean. At the put-in, bilingual guides will tell you all about the park's
history and teach you important safety techniques. We do our best to make sure that the tour in enjoyable and
secure.   Only the safest equipment is provided. After a light lunch of tropical fruit, snorkel around Ballena Island,
observing the richest marine fauna in the area. Or, if you prefer, you may choose to simply relax on the island and
explore the numerous caves. In the evening indulge yourself with a genuine Mexican dinner at Alejo's.

Day: 7
Optional tour day, choose one from our list.
Waterfall Repelling
Canopy Zip line and tree climb
Ocean or mangrove Kayaking
Diving at Caño Island
Horseback tour of the surroundings
River Rafting on the General/Terraba (seasonally)

Day: 8
Sunrise Birding and a refreshing dip in the jungle grotto before breakfast at Las Aguas.   Head out early to Manuel
Antonio, in Central Pacific Zone, for 2 nights.  Palm tree farms and unspoiled  beaches provide the backdrop for the
adventure on the unpaved road to Quepos.  Manuel Antonio National Park is nearby and the Playita beach is just a
short walk from your hotel. After check in at your room, you have a full free afternoon to relax, go to the beach or go
exploring. Breakfast is not included at the Hotel Mandarina but the delightful Cafe Milagro is right next door.

Day:9
Optional tour day, choose one from our tour list for Manuel Antonio Area. Paul and Jose at GayTours can help you
decide.  See the Playita Magazine for more info about the goings on in MA.

-Choose between
-Damas Island and Mangrove by boat
-Horseback riding
-Quadricycle tour
-Canopy Tour
-White water rafting
-Sunset Sailing
-Nature Hike /swim at Manuel Antonio National Park

Day: 10.
Early morning return to San Jose via Quepos/Jaco/Atenas.  Travel through the majestic palm farms of the Savegre
plains and then up the scenic coastal highway to the mountains again. Stop on the way for coffee and crocodiles at
the Tarcoles river bridge.  Optional car rental return in Quepos and fly back to San José via Sansa Airlines, arriving
in time for your afternoon departure from Juan Santa Maria Int'l Airport.

We hope to see you again soon in Costa Rica!

This Package includes:
Includes 10 days, 9 nights
Rental Car,  4x4 sized for your group
-9 nights value hotel room with 7 breakfasts and 3 dinners
-5 tours
-Costa Rican hotel taxes
-concierge services