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San Jose is Costa Rica`s capital and the central nervous system of the country, serving as both a destination unto itself, and as a convenient base of operations for visitors to its other spectacular locations and natural wonders. San Jose, conveniently situated in the country`s beautiful Central Valley, has a lot to offer and is unique in Central America for its renowned museums, great restaurants, and trendy boutiques.

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  • Central Valley North

    Half way between San Jose and Arenal, a Cloud Forest alternative with elegant boutique hotels

  • Central Valley South

    Just 55 miles from the capitol city of San Jose, home of the Quetzal, a true paradise for nature enthusiasts.

  • Jaco Beach

    The closest beach to San Jose, surfers prime destination with very active nightlife.


  • Pacuare River

    A popular location for white water rafting, whitewater kayaking and riverboarding.

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SUGGESTED San Jose City VACATION PACKAGES:

  • Tortuguero - Arenal Volcano - Monteverde - Manuel Antonio
    9 nights from $1,699*
  • Get to experience it all in this exciting package!. Fly to San Jose City for a short stay at Costa Rica's capital and main gateway. Then, visit Tortuguero National Park, one of the world's most important nesting sanctuaries for Sea Turtles and the main nature tourist destination in Costa Rica. Continue to Arenal Volcano for the perfect introduction to countless outdoor activities and possibly a dip in its hot springs. Then, visit the fascinating Monteverde Cloud Forest with its unique fauna and adrenaline filled activities. Then, visit a National Park with Jungle Lined Beaches and lots of wildlife in Manuel Antonio. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City
    • Transfer from Hotel in San Jose to local dock followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Tortuguero National Park.
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Tortuguero. Including: Roundtrip Transfer from San Jose, main meals and selected tours.
    • Transfer from Hotel in Tortuguero to local dock followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal Volcano to Arenal Lake Dam followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Monteverde
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Monteverde Cloud Forest
    • Transfer from Hotel in Monteverde to Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Transfer from Hotel in Manuel Antonio to Airport in San Jose City


  • Arenal Volcano - Rio Celeste - Monteverde - Guanacaste Beaches
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  • See some of Costa Rica's most beautiful spots! Land in San Jose, continue to the most popular destination in Costa Rica, The Arenal Volcano area with its impressive views and activities. Continue to Rio Celeste that runs through the lush Tenorio Volcano National Park. The body of water's moniker stems from its striking color, which is caused by the interactions of chemicals and minerals linked to the region's volcanic activity. Next; unique fauna and adrenaline filled activities in the Monteverde Cloud Forest and relaxation surrounded by vegetation at the Guanacaste Beaches.

    This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into San Jose City and out of Liberia/Guanacaste
    • Transfer San Jose airport to Hotel in Arenal
    • 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer Hotel in Arenal to Hotel in Rio Celeste
    • 2 nights in Rio Celeste
    • Transfer Hotel in Rio Celeste to Hotel in Monteverde
    • 2 nights in Monteverde
    • Hotel in Monteverde to Hotel in Guanacaste
    • 2 nights in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Transfer Hotel in Guanacaste Beaches to Airport in Liberia


  • Limon Beach - Tortuguero - Arenal Volcano - Jaco Beach
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  • Cross Country! Costa Rica Adventure at Its Best! Fly to San Jose for a short stay at Costa Rica's capital and main gateway. Then, visit: Puerto Viejo/Limon a vibrant seaside town with gorgeous beaches, crystal clear blue waters, and some of the most amazing surfing opportunities. Next, enjoy Tortuguero National Park, one of the world's most important nesting sanctuaries for Sea Turtles and the main nature tourist destination in Costa Rica. Continue to Arenal Volcano for the perfect introduction to countless outdoor activities and possibly a dip in its hot springs, Finish this trip at your secluded hotel in Jaco Beach, a bustling beach town known for its party-like atmosphere and laid-back attitude.

    This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • 1 night in San Jose City
    • Transfer San Jose to Puerto Viejo - Limon
    • 2 nights in Puerto Viejo - Limon
    • Transfer Puerto Viejo - Limon to Tortuguero
    • 2 nights in Tortuguero with all meals and tours included
    • Transfer Tortuguero to Arenal Volcano
    • 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer Arenal Volcano to Jaco Beach
    • 2 nights in Jaco Beach
    • Transfer Hotel in Jaco Beach to San Jose Airport


  • Forest Lodges - Arenal Volcano - Manuel Antonio
    8 nights from $1,455*
  • From the Mountains of the Central Valley to Palm Fringed Beaches. Stay at your forest lodge in the charming highlands of Costa Rica's central volcanic range; Central Valley North, to have an intimate encounter with nature, continue to Arenal Volcano for the perfect introduction to countless outdoor activities and possibly a dip in its hot springs. Next, enjoy the National Park of Manuel Antonio with its Jungle Lined Beaches and lots of wildlife. Finish with a stop in San Jose City before heading back home. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • Transfer from Airport in San Jose City to Hotel in Central Valley North
    • Hotel for 2 nights at in Central Valley
    • Transfer from Forest Lodge in Central Valley North to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal to Hotel in Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Transfer from Hotel in Manuel Antonio to Hotel in San Jose City
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City


  • Arenal Volcano - Manuel Antonio - Guanacaste Beaches
    8 nights from $1,559*
  • Costa Rica's must see's: Arenal to enjoy its active Volcano and hot springs continue to the National Park of Manuel Antonio with its Jungle Lined Beaches and lots of wildlife and finish your trip at the Guanacaste Beaches for fun in the sun and relaxation surrounded by vegetation. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into San Jose City and out of Liberia-Guanacaste
    • Transfer from Airport in San Jose to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal Volcano to Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Transfer from Hotel in Manuel Antonio to Hotel in Guanacaste
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Transfer from Hotel in Guanacaste to Liberia Airport


  • Manuel Antonio - Monteverde - Arenal Volcano - Guanacaste Beaches
    8 nights from $2,055*
  • Costa Rica's richly diverse landscapes. Fly to San Jose and go directly to the National Park of Manuel Antonio with its Jungle Lined Beaches and lots of wildlife. Next, enjoy unique fauna and adrenaline filled activities in the Monteverde Cloud Forest. Then, experience Arenal's active Volcano and its hot springs. Finish your trip at the Guanacaste Beaches for fun in the sun and relaxation surrounded by vegetation. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into San Jose City and out of Liberia-Guanacaste
    • Transfer from San Jose Airport to Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Manuel Antonio-Quepos to Hotel in Monteverde
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Monteverde Cloud Forest
    • Transfer from Hotel in Monteverde Cloud Forest followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal Volcano to Hotel in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Transfer from Hotel in Guanacaste Beaches to Liberia Airport


  • Jaco Beach - Manuel Antonio - Home of Quetzal (Self Drive)
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  • A Trio of Delights!. Three Stunning Locations. Fly to San Jose for a short stay at Costa Rica's capital and main gateway, drive up to your secluded hotel in Jaco Beach, a bustling beach town known for its party-like atmosphere and laid-back attitude. Next, adventure to a National Park with Jungle Lined Beaches and lots of wildlife in Manuel Antonio. Finish this trip at your forest lodge in Central Valley South, 'Home of Quetzal'. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • Assistance at San Jose Airport
    • Rental Car for 8 days. Pick up and Drop off: San Jose City Airport
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Jaco Beach
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Hotel for 2 nights at a Forest Lodge in the Central Valley South


  • Jaco Beach - Manuel Antonio - Dominical Uvita
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  • Experience the Waves of the Central Pacific Region of Costa Rica! Fly to San Jose; continue to your secluded hotel in Jaco Beach, a bustling beach town known for its party-like atmosphere and laid-back attitude. Next, enjoy the National Park of Manuel Antonio with its Jungle Lined Beaches and lots of wildlife. Next, continue to Dominical_Uvita, a surfer's paradise, with cascading cliffs converge with the deep-blue ocean, producing a scenic landscape full of small coves for truly precious views and finish with a stop in San Jose City before heading back home.

    This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • Transfer San Jose Airport to Jaco Beach
    • 2 nights in Jaco Beach
    • Transfer Jaco to Manuel Antonio - Quepos
    • 2 nights in Manuel Antonio - Quepos
    • Transfer Manuel Antonio to Dominical Uvita
    • 2 nights in Dominical Uvita
    • Transfer Dominical Uvita to San Jose
    • 1 night in San Jose


  • Arenal Volcano - Monteverde - Dominical Uvita (Self Drive)
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  • Pure Adventure! Fly to San Jose and drive up to Arenal to enjoy its Volcano and hot springs; continue to Monteverde Cloud Forest for unique fauna and adrenaline filled activities. Next, continue to Dominical Uvita, a surfer's paradise, with cascading cliffs converge with the deep-blue ocean, producing a scenic landscape full of small coves for truly precious views and finish with a stop in San Jose City before heading back home. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • Rental Car for 9 days. Pick up and Drop off: San Jose City Airport
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Monteverde Cloud Forest
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Dominical Uvita
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City


  • All of Costa Rica
    12 nights from $2,643*
  • All Of Costa Rica!. Fly to San Jose for a short stay at Costa Rica's capital and main gateway. Visit Puerto Viejo/Limon a vibrant seaside town with gorgeous beaches, crystal clear blue waters, and some of the most amazing surfing opportunities. Continue to Tortuguero National Park, one of the most pristine Rain Forest areas of Costa Rica, with famous highlights of this beautiful country. Then flight to Arenal Volcano and its hot springs. Continue with a stay in the fascinating Monteverde Cloud Forest with its unique fauna and adrenaline filled activities and end this journey at a National Park with Jungle Lined Beaches and lots of wildlife in Manuel Antonio. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City
    • Transfer from Hotel in San Jose to Hotel Puerto Viejo-Limon
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Puerto Viejo-Limon
    • Transfer from Hotel in Puerto Viejo-Limon to local dock followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Tortuguero National Park. Hotel for 2 nights in Tortuguero. Including: Roundtrip Transfer to San Jose, main meals and selected tours.
    • Land Transfer followed by a Boat Ride from Hotel in Tortuguero to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal Volcano followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Monteverde
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Monteverde Cloud Forest
    • Transfer from Hotel in Monteverde to Hotel in Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Transfer from Hotel in Manuel Antonio-Quepos to Airport in San Jose City


  • Guanacaste Beaches and Monteverde (Self Drive)
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  • Unique Nature Getaway! Fly to Liberia and drive up to your hotel at the Guanacaste Beaches for fun in the sun and relaxation surrounded by vegetation. Continue with unique fauna and adrenaline filled activities in the Monteverde Cloud Forest. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

    Included:
    • Flight into and out of Liberia-Guanacaste
    • Rental Car for 7 days. Pick up and Drop off: Liberia Airport
    • Hotel for 4 nights in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Monteverde Cloud Forest


  • Tortuguero - Arenal Volcano - Monteverde - Guanacaste Beaches
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  • Ultimate Costa Rica!. Fly to San Jose for a short stay at Costa Rica's capital and main gateway. Then, visit Tortuguero National Park, one of the world's most important nesting sanctuaries for Sea Turtles and the main nature tourist destination in Costa Rica. Continue to Arenal Volcano for the perfect introduction to countless outdoor activities and possibly a dip in its hot springs. Then, visit the fascinating Monteverde Cloud Forest with its unique fauna and adrenaline filled activities. Next, go to the Guanacaste Beaches for fun in the sun and relaxation surrounded by vegetation. Finish with a stop in San Jose City before heading back home. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into San Jose City and out of Liberia-Guanacaste
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City
    • Transfer from Hotel in San Jose to local dock followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Tortuguero National Park.
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Tortuguero. Including: Roundtrip Transfer from/to San Jose, main meals and selected tours.
    • Transfer from Hotel in Tortuguero to local dock followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal Volcano to Arenal Lake Dam followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Monteverde
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Monteverde Cloud Forest
    • Transfer from Hotel in Monteverde to Hotel in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Transfer from Hotel in Guanacaste to Liberia Airport


  • Tortuguero - Arenal Volcano - Guanacaste Beaches
    8 nights from $2,030*
  • From Nature Escape to Pristine Beaches!. Fly to San Jose for a short stay at Costa Rica's capital and main gateway. Then, visit Tortuguero National Park one of the world's most important nesting sanctuaries for Sea Turtles and the main nature tourist destination in Costa Rica. Continue with Arenal Volcano and its hot springs! End this journey at Guanacaste Beaches for fun in the sun and relaxation surrounded by vegetation. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into San Jose City and out of Liberia-Guanacaste
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City
    • Transfer from Hotel in San Jose to local dock followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Tortuguero National Park.
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Tortuguero. Including: Roundtrip Transfer from San Jose, main meals and selected tours.
    • Transfer from Hotel in Tortuguero to local dock followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal to Hotel in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Transfer from Hotel in Guanacaste Beaches to Liberia Airport


  • San Jose - Arenal Volcano - Guanacaste Beaches
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  • A taste of Costa Rica's Volcano and Beaches! . Fly to San Jose for a short stay at Costa Rica's capital and main gateway, continue to Arenal Volcano for the perfect introduction to countless outdoor activities and possibly a dip in its hot springs and finish your trip at the Guanacaste Beaches for fun in the sun and relaxation surrounded by vegetation. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into San Jose and out of Liberia-Guanacaste
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose
    • Transfer from Hotel in San Jose to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal Volcano to Guanacaste Beaches
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Transfer from Hotel to Airport in Liberia-Guanacaste


  • San Jose - Arenal Volcano - Monteverde Cloud Forest
    6 nights from $820*
  • A wildlife lovers' paradise!. Land in San Jose, continue to the most popular destination in Costa Rica, The Arenal Volcano area with its impressive views and activities and end this journey in the fascinating Monteverde Cloud Forest where more adventures await you. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City
    • Transfer from Hotel in San Jose to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal Volcano to Arenal Lake Dam followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Monteverde
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Monteverde Cloud Forest
    • Transfer from Hotel in Monteverde to Hotel in San Jose City
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City


  • Monteverde Cloud Forest - Manuel Antonio
    6 nights from $866*
  • Extraordinary Green Costa Rica! Visit Monteverde Cloud Forest for unique fauna and adrenaline filled activities. Next, adventure to a National Park with Jungle Lined Beaches and lots of wildlife in Manuel Antonio.. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • Transfer from San Jose Airport to Hotel in Monteverde
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Monteverde Cloud Forest
    • Transfer from Hotel in Monteverde to Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Transfer from Hotel in Manuel Antonio to Airport in San Jose City


  • Arenal Volcano - Monteverde - Guanacaste Beaches
    8 nights from $1,229*
  • Our #1 Bestseller and Costa Rica first timer's favorite!
    The classic route to see Costa Rica's most popular highlights: Arenal's active Volcano and its hot springs, unique fauna and adrenaline filled activities in the Monteverde Cloud Forest and relaxation surrounded by vegetation at the Guanacaste Beaches. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into San Jose City and out of Liberia-Guanacaste
    • Transfer from Airport in San Jose City to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal Volcano to Hotel in Monteverde
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Monteverde Cloud Forest
    • Transfer from Hotel in Monteverde to Hotel in Guanacaste
    • Hotel for 3 nights in Guanacaste Beaches
    • Transfer from Hotel to Airport in Guanacaste (Liberia Airport)


  • Tortuguero - Arenal Volcano - Manuel Antonio
    7 nights from $1,625*
  • The Ultimate Nature Lover's Package. Fly to San Jose City for a short stay at Costa Rica's capital and main gateway. Then, visit Tortuguero National Park, one of the world's most important nesting sanctuaries for Sea Turtles and the main nature tourist destination in Costa Rica. Continue with Arenal Volcano and its hot springs. Next, enjoy the National Park of Manuel Antonio with its Jungle Lined Beaches and lots of wildlife. This is a flexible package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
    Included:
    • Flight into and out of San Jose City
    • Hotel for 1 night in San Jose City
    • Transfer from Hotel in San Jose to local dock followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Tortuguero National Park.
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Tortuguero. Including: Roundtrip Transfer from San Jose, main meals and selected tours.
    • Transfer from Hotel in Tortuguero to local dock followed by a Boat Ride and a Shuttle to Hotel in Arenal Volcano
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Arenal Volcano
    • Transfer from Hotel in Arenal to Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • Hotel for 2 nights in Manuel Antonio-Quepos
    • Transfer from Hotel in Manuel Antonio to Airport in San Jose City


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