Costa Rica & Nicaragua Odyssey
Central America
Countries Visted: Costa Rica, Nicaragua
9 days / Trip Code: ADV106
$2195.00 (double / per person)

Trip Overview:
This tour can begin in Costa Rica either from Liberia or from San Jose. Travel by land or air to connect into Nicaragua. We have selected the route from San Jose via La Fortuna/Arenal Volcano. From La Fortuna, we journey past Cano Negro and to the city of Los Chiles where we cross the border, then board our boat shuttle to San Carlos. Continue on lake Nicaragua to Granada. Overnight and continue to Hacienda Puerta Del Cielo Eco Lodge for a few days of exploring Masaya and its culture.

This Adventure Includes:
As specified in the itinerary:

* Lodging & Taxes for all accommodations
* Daily adventures from Hacienda Puerto Del Cielo
* Transportation within Nicaragua and Costa Rica
* Ferry ticket to Granada
* Meals [B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner] as noted
* Guide services, all airport transfers. and ground operator support
within Costa Rica & Nicaragua
*Return flight on Nature Air to San Jose or Liberia from Managua

This Adventure Does Not Include:
* International airfare and departure taxes
* Border entrance and park fees
* Some meals as noted
* Gratuities

Service Level:
Four Star Level (The Four Star service level features deluxe suite, 4 star accomodations. Some meals may be provided. Programs feature private guides and customized personal adventures.)

Physical Demand Rating:
2 (Easy)

Departure Info:
Departs anytime - minimum 2.
Optional: Ometepe Island 3D/2N
Optional: Air from Liberia to Managua and return

Recommended Add-ons:
Optional Ometepe Island Extension $295.00
Explore Ometepe Island - Transfers to San Jorge docks and to the lodge
Totoco. Enjoy one or two nights at the lodge and explore the islands wild beaches and two volcanoes. Kayak or Hiking
Cerro Negro Volcano Surfing $120.00
Full day Volcano Surfing
Cerro Negro Volcano

Additional Trip Notes:
Daily Adventures - From Hacienda Puerta Del Cielo:
Pueblos Blancos and Mombacho Volcano hiking & Cloud Forest
Mombacho Volcano hiking with Zip Lining
Volcan Masaya, Catarina: Lake Apoyo, Old Mercado without Folk Dance
Volcan Masaya, Catarina: Lake Apoyo. Old Mercado-Folk Dance (Thur Only)

Adventure Type:
Adventure Honeymoon, Eco Adventure, Family Explorer

Budget: $2001 ~ $2500

Days: 9

Day 1:
Arrive San Jose
Arrive San Jose - Costa Rica
Transfer to airport/ overnight

Day 2:
Transfer to La Fortuna
Early am pickup for transfer to La Fortuna - Arenal Volcano
Free day to explore - Optional Zip Line or hiking
Overnight Arenal Observatory Lodge

Day 2-4:
Enjoy Arenal Volcano
Explore the Arenal Volcano and use the Arenal Observatory lodge as your base lodge for activities, optional tours available - Hot Springs, Zip LInes, Canyoning
Overnight Arenal Observatory Lodge (B)

Day 4:
Crossing Border to Nicaragua
Early am pick up from our guide 715am. Transfer to Los Chiles - Nicaragua about 1.5 hrs. Board our boat shuttle to cruise the Rio San Juan to arrive into San Carlos. From San Carlos, board the Granada ferry and cruise 5 hours to Granada enjoying the Lake. Overnight Hotel La Bocona (L)

Day 5:
Explore Granada
Free day to Explore Granada. 4 pm transfer to Puerta Del Cielo Eco lodge
in the Masaya area. (L,D)

Day 6-8:
Masaya & Catarina
Enjoy the next two days at Puerta Del Cielo - Enjoy the Masaya markets, Catarina
and Lake Apoyo. Zip line Mombacho Volcano or hike and explore the active Masaya Volcano(B)

Day 9:
Depart Managua to San Jose or Liberia
Transfer to Managua airport for return flight to San Jose or Liberia Costa Rica
You may also opt to return home via Managua. (B)

Pre-Trip Travel Information:
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60 or more days: $150
30-60 days: $300 Advance payment cost unless deposit is higher
29–8 days: 40% of trip cost
7–0 days No refund

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