Driving through country roads to the sub-tropical climate of La Guacima we will arrive at The Butterfly Farm, an ideal location for breeding butterflies.The journey then continues to Cafe Britts Farm in Heredia.This tour goes to all those places and includes every major sight, as well as three meals a day on all but two days, and excellent hotels and lodges.
We show our guests all the different layers of the rainforest, from the floor to the treetops.The Naranjo River runs from April to December and is a consistently adrenaline-pumping Class III and IV wild ride.Join the smart shoppers and experienced travelers who have chosen Caravan since 1952. Learn how injured birds and animals are rehabilitated for release back into the wild. Continue to Fortuna in the San Carlos Valley for a two night stay. BLDNote: Poás Volcano National Park recently closed to visitors because of increased volcanic activity. Weather permitting, you can see inside the active crater from an overlook. If the park is still closed in 2018, you will enjoy an alternative activity.Day 1 – San José, Costa Rica Welcome to the “rich coast,” friendly land of democracy and rare natural beauty. If and when the area is reopened, you will visit the park instead of the wildlife rescue center. B Day 1 – San José, Costa Rica Welcome to the “rich coast,” friendly land of democracy and rare natural beauty. Next, hike the Escalonia Cloud Forest Trail, home to epiphytes, orchids, ferns and tropical hummingbirds. Day 3 – Wildlife Rescue Center, Fortuna This morning, drive by San Jose’s Plaza de la Cultura, Central Park, and the National Theatre. Here, injured birds and animals are rehabilitated for release back into the wild. Continue to Fortuna in the San Carlos Valley for a two night stay. BLDDay 4 – Caño Negro Cruise, Hot Springs Head north this morning, passing through sugar cane, teak, pineapple, and orange plantations. B See what Arthur Frommer says about us in his syndicated Budget Travel column.Then go on a guided waterfalls nature walk where your guide will explain about the different areas we pass through and the flora and fauna we encounter.
Our tours specially designed for the whole family, as well as for observers of bird groups, adventures and naturalists have duration of two hours approximately on board our boats that guarantee their total comfort and personal security.
In the midst of volcanoes, greenery and a working coffee farm, guests will participate in the awards-winning Coffee tour de Cafe Britt, Costa Rica's longest running theatrical production.
Expert coffee tasters will share their knowledge of the art and science of gourmet coffee appreciation.
A country that became known as the poster child of ecotourism, beautiful Costa Rica is one of the world’s most stunning natural destinations.
Lying along the Central American Isthmus, sandwiched between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, it is home to some 5% of the planet’s entire biodiversity and has long been recognised as one of the world’s most ethical destinations.
This is an extraordinary opportunity to see a primary forest and its natural splendor at first hand.