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Adventures in Guanacaste North Pacific Coast
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Get picked up from your hotel and travel to Boriquen Mountain Resort and Spa, located in the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano mountain range. Discover the dense rainforests and learn about the native plants and animals from your expert guide as you hike along the trail. Then, hook up to a zipline in the trees and soar through the air enjoying the magnificent views of the surrounding rainforest.
Finally, coat your body in volcanic mud and enjoy the hot spring's natural healing benefits as you unwind in the geothermal waters. Take one last glance toward the magnificent Rincon de la Vieja Volcano before you return to your hotel. Read More close
Get picked up from your hotel and meet your friendly, expert guide. Learn about the safety procedures before you strap into the canopy zipline above the viridescent rainforest. As you soar through the air, revel in the experience of feeling like a jungle bird set free in the tropical canopy.
In between flights, learn more about the diversity of the area's native wildlife—including real birds and a variety of insects and howler monkeys. The speed and relative quiet of the zipline allows you to become immersed in the world of the rainforest without disturbing the wildlife. At the end of a series of exciting rides, take a ride back to your hotel. Read More close
Fly like Superman on a 1,360-foot (414-m), dual-action, ocean-view zipline—the longest in Costa Rica. Swing like Tarzan or Jane, surf through the jungle, and practice your agility while walking across a hanging bridge suspended above a crocodile pond. Next, harness your inner monkey and ascend the climbing wall.
Relax in a beach hammock, before cooling off in the Pacific. Your adventure continues with ocean kayaking, snorkeling, or standup paddleboarding at your rhythm. When hunger strikes, head to the restaurant to refuel your energy with a complete buffet lunch. Read More close
After getting picked up from your hotel, climb aboard a sturdy ATV and venture out into Guanacaste's countryside. Following country roads and trails into the region's dense forests and sloping mountains, you can experience Guanacaste from a new and intimate perspective. Get up close to vibrant vegetation and native wildlife in the forest, and admire sprawling vistas of the Rincón de la Vieja Volcano from a mountain outlook.
Bring your thrilling ATV ride to an end when you stop to enjoy a replenishing lunch. In the afternoon, transfer to Borinquen Mountain Resort and Spa, where you can relax after hours of adventure in naturally heated hot spring pools. Soak the stress from your limbs as you lounge in geothermal baths and bask in untampered views of the surrounding mountains and greenery. Read More close
After convenient pickup from your hotel, meet your guide for a brief lesson on how to operate your ATV. Begin driving toward the coastline, tackling unpredictable and unpaved roads for as a thrilling start. Your guide takes you through the vibrant wilderness covering the Guanacaste coast, giving you an up-close look at the blossoming flowers and dense trees along your path. Keep an eye out for the variety of animals that make the forest their home, including colorful birds, iguanas, and howler monkeys.
As you reach the coast, take some time to explore the area as you please. Cruise down Guanacaste's endless shore, relishing the incredible view as you go. After returning to your guide, head off once more into the countryside and pass by local fishing villages for a look at authentic, rural life. Your journey comes to a climax as you roll up to the peak of a hill, from which you can bask in breathtaking vistas of the Guanacaste shoreline and Pacific Ocean stretching out before you. Bring your adventure to a conclusion with a ride back to your starting point and transfer back to your hotel. Read More close
Meet your professional river guide after convenient hotel pickup and set out for the Corobicí or Tenorio River, depending on the day's water levels. The wide, swift Corobicí River flows from Lake Arenal through forests and pastures and is characterized by a brisk current and moderate waves. On the Tenorio River, which rises near the Tenorio Volcano, enjoy the thrill of mild rapids and fast-moving water.
As you glide down each river, your guide teaches you about the unique ecosystems that exist in the tropical dry forests, which are a defining feature of the Guanacaste region. The forests are thick with fig trees and towering kapok trees where an abundance of species live. Keep your eyes peeled for vibrant birds and animals like monkeys, iguanas, and crocodiles sunbathing along the river banks. After your river cruise, take the time to enjoy a delicious lunch before returning to your hotel. Read More close
Head to Vandara with your guide after handy pickup from your Guanacaste hotel. Surrounded by the rainforest, start with a zipline course that sends you flying over beautiful landscapes. If you keep a watchful eye, you can spot deer, tropical birds, and armadillos as you cruise.
For another adrenaline rush, continue on to a massive Tarzan swing. As you hurtle through the forest from a whopping height of 78 feet (24 m), you won't be able to resist the urge to let out a victorious yell just like the wild man himself.
End the day with a visit to Vandara's oasis of hot springs. Here, take your time exploring and relaxing in the clear pools. You can also try out a natural beauty treatment—volcanic mud. Rich with minerals, it's the perfect way to leave your skin feeling refreshed before making the journey back to Guanacaste. Read More close
Start your adventure with hotel pickup and a transfer to Hacienda El Roble. Once you arrive, meet an expert guide who briefs you on your upcoming flight and helps you into your gear. Hacienda El Roble's zipline course spans over 1,640 feet (500 m) of circuit across 10 lines, crossing from mountain to mountain. Get a rush of adrenaline as you go flying 393 feet (120 m) above the ground, the vibrant green treetops rushing below.
As you soar, keep your eyes peeled for native wildlife in the trees, including howler monkeys, iguanas, and white-nosed coatis. A number of colorful bird species may even join you during your flight. Relish the unparalleled view of the entire region blanketed in natural forest during each glide before your heart-pumping adventure comes to an end. Read More close
The adventure begins with a quick safety briefing from your guide, after which you meet the gorgeous colt who will take you on your ride. Put on your helmet and set off to ride under the shade of the dense jungle foliage that frames the tropical wilderness. The 1. 9-mile (3 km) route takes you to small creeks and streams, and offers some impressive views of the towering Rincon de la Vieja volcano.
A high point of your ride comes when you arrive at a natural hot spring, where you can go for a swim in the rejuvenating waters and relax in the idyllic setting. Follow up with a mud bath in the heart of the jungle before you head back to the lodge. Read More close
After getting picked up from your hotel, head to a rural location where you meet your friendly guide and amiable horse. Go over the basics of horseback riding before climbing aboard and starting on your relaxing journey. The gentle creature carries you out along a trail that takes you over tranquil pastures on rolling hills and through the tropical dry forests that the region's unique climate affords.
As you canter along, take the opportunity to observe the native plants and wildlife that surrounds you on your serene journey, including the Guanacaste trees that the province is named for. Trot past beautiful, untouched stretches of beach where the ocean rushes up against the sand, and note the change in foliage as the trail winds closer to the volcanic mountains. Let the beauty of nature envelope you as you explore Guanacaste's spectacular environment. Read More close
After you make your way to Buena Vista Lodge, about 30 miles (50 km) away from Guanacaste, your adventure begins with a quick safety briefing from your guide. Next, meet a gorgeous colt who is trained, friendly, and fully prepared to serve as your ride throughout the entirety of your adventure. Put on your helmet and ride under the shade of the dense jungle foliage that frames the tropical wilderness of Rincón de la Vieja.
The 1. 9-mile (3-km) route takes you past small creeks and streams, and offers sweeping views of the towering volcano that gives the park its name. Marvel at the unparalleled beauty of 3 jungle waterfalls as you make stops at Azufrada, El Tobogan, and La Salitral. The first is marked by the unmistakable scent of sulfur, while the second provides the opportunity to splash around on a natural slide. After checking out the third and final cascade, take a peaceful trot back to the lodge.
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After being picked up from your hotel, set out for a scenic, 1. 5-hour drive into the jungle of the Rincón de la Vieja National Park, passing by rural villages and cattle ranches along the way. Once you arrive amid the lush flora of the rainforest, begin you adventure on the zipline course. Strap into your harness and soar high over the forest floor between 7 platforms and clamber over a precipitous canopy bridge.
Back on solid ground, your means of transportation to the hot springs is up to you—you can hop on a horse for a pleasant trail ride, climb into a rustic trailer, or simply walk to the natural spa.
Surrounded by the sounds and scenery of the Costa Rican rainforest, the 5 pools and rustic sauna of the fuentes terrmales offer an unforgettable opportunity to soak and relax in natural hot springs. Slather mineral-rich clay over your skin in the mud bath, purify and rejuvenate in the rustic stone sauna, and enjoy the spa amenities right in the heart of the jungle.
Enjoy a sumptuous lunch of fresh, locally prepared specialties before making your way back to your hotel. Read More close
After making your own way to Buena Vista Lodge & Adventure Center, located about 30 miles (50 km) away from Guanacaste, you're greeted by your guide before setting out on a tour that takes you deep into Rincón de la Vieja. The impressive views of this sprawling, vegetative national park are perfectly complemented by the towering volcano bearing its name.
You can choose between a ride in a tractor-pulled carriage or a guided hike on rugged trails. Make your way through the dense jungle and treat yourself to a relaxing dip in one of the park's many hot spring-fed natural thermal pools. You can even purify your skin in a nearby mud bath and let the rich, volcanically heated mud soothe your entire body before eventually arriving back at the lodge. Read More close
This tour takes you inland to the picturesque Monteverde region, home to the towering volcanoes of Arenal and Poás. Set off on an exhilarating walk on hanging bridges through the famous cloud forest, home to some of the most complex ecosystems in the world. The canopy-level walkways offer a fantastic aerial view of the trees and wildlife in the 26,000-acre (10,500-ha) natural reserve below you.
Complete the unique natural experience in the tropics by visiting a hummingbird garden, where you can observe more than 14 different species of hummingbirds that make the cloud forest home. In addition, explore a butterfly garden, where you can take impressive close-up shots of the elegant insects.
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After being picked up from your hotel, ride toward the verdant rainforest of the Rincón de la Vieja National Park with the park’s volcanic peak towering on the horizon. This area receives more than 200 inches (500 cm) of rainfall every year, providing a fertile habitat for all kinds of plants and animals.
Explore walking trails and keep your eyes peeled for howler, spider, and capuchin monkeys, as well as other wildlife (coatis, jaguars, cougars, kinkajous, and more than 300 species of exotic birds call this tropical landscape home). For a look down over the forest canopy, soar over the trees on a thrilling zipline tour across 11 platforms and take a Tarzan swing through the leaves.
After the rush, make your way to the park’s natural hot springs. These bubbling pools are set among rocks, rivers, and the jungle greenery, making them an unforgettable place to relax and play. Try a mineral-rich mud bath at the springs, and end your day of rainforest exploration with an exciting, 1,400-foot (420 m) waterslide ride through the trees. Read More close
Make your way to the Hacienda Guachipelín, a beautiful eco-hotel tucked deep in the lush Guanacaste jungle. This relaxing haven impresses with dense, tree-filled landscapes, mountain views, and plenty of exciting things to do. Start your adrenaline rush with a breathtaking zipline flight over the dense forest, soaring from one tower to another. Next, grab a tube and let the gentle flow of the Rio Negro whisk you away as you admire the exotic rainforest that surrounds you.
Continue your adventure by rappelling down a steep canyon or exploring the area on one of the horses from the hotel's ranch. Relax and unwind with a volcanic mud bath and some all-natural thermal hot spring therapy in the middle of the jungle before enjoying a sumptuous lunch back at the lodge.
Your experience doesn't end there—walk to a viewpoint and take in scenic vistas of the Santa María and Cerro Von Seebach volcanoes to wrap up your action-packed day in Rincón de la Vieja. Read More close
Nestled between 2 volcanoes, the Rincón de la Vieja National Park is the perfect place to immerse yourself in Costa Rica's breathtaking natural splendor. Feel the rush as you whiz down a zipline above the forest canopy, float down the Rio Negro in an inflatable inner tube, or test your mettle as you rappel down a canyon's steep walls. Following your adventures, relax in the natural hot springs or soak up the mineral-rich benefits of the volcanic mud baths.
Enjoy a traditional lunch of local specialties and visit the Hacienda Guachipelín eco-hotel, which boasts a working horse and cattle ranch and refreshing swimming pools. Other activities abound if you have some free time before your return trip to your hotel, from a reptile-filled serpentarium to a beautiful butterfly garden. Read More close
Begin with the Canyon Adventure, which features a 15-platform zipline course that spans the Rio Blanco canyon, a pendulum cable, and several hiking trails. Most of these platforms are attached to the canyon walls, adding adrenaline and excitement as you fly over the canyon gorge below. Cross the hanging bridge, and grab onto the Tarzan swing for a white-knuckled jungle experience.
If you've still got some energy to spare, you can go for a ride on a mountain bike or trek along a hiking trail to the Yurro Waterfall or Las Tumbas. Refuel with a lunch of fresh, local cuisine at Rio Perdidio's restaurant, where the chef focuses on healthy and sustainable ingredients. Afterward, relax and enjoy the warm, healing spring water in a variety of different mineral-rich pools, or float leisurely down the stream on an inner tube. Read More close
Your eagle-eyed guide paddles and steers the raft while pointing out the various species of plants and animals that inhabit this the thriving jungle that surrounds you. Keep an eye out for howler monkeys, lizards, crocodiles, and river otters, plus an incredible variety of tropical birds like ospreys, herons, parrots, and kingfishers.
About halfway down the river, pull over to the side and snack on refreshing tropical fruit and ice-cold spring water while admiring views of the gently flowing river from land. Hop back on the raft and continue your journey along the water's smooth current, eventually reaching a parked open-air jeep.
Strap into the jeep and take a ride along a bumpy backroad through scenic terrain until you reach a local restaurant, where you sit down to enjoy a delicious Costa Rican lunch before enjoying hassle-free transportation back to your hotel.
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After you're picked up from your hotel, take a ride to a meeting point near the coast and meet your guide, who introduces you to your Honda ATV. Go over a brief safety orientation that teaches the basic rules for operating the vehicle before you take to the trails. Rev your engine and set off into the hills and mountains that dot the coast, soaking up the dense coastal vegetation and Pochote trees that surround you.
As you bound over the trails, keep your eyes peeled for sightings of local inhabitants like peculiar armadillos, cute monkeys, and charming, nosy coatis. The ride takes you to a beach at Bahía de los Piratas, or Pirates Bay, where you have the opportunity to take a refreshing swim in the crystal-clear waters of the Pacific before beginning the journey back to your starting point. Your experience ends with a ride back to your hotel. Read More close
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Catch a convenient ride from your hotel and set out for Vandara, found in the lush green foothills of the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano. Begin your adventure with a guided horseback ride up the mountain. Incredible views of the surrounding rainforest await along the way, as well as opportunities to spot critters like armadillos, raccoons, and a wide range of tropical birds.
When you reach your destination, discover a network of ziplines zigzagging through the canopy. Get strapped in by your guide, push off the platform, and take off for an adrenaline-pumping ride. As you whiz past the treetops, catch sights of the Tizate River rippling below.
After a break for a tasty lunch, it's time for some relaxation. Treat your skin by getting smothered in thick volcanic mud, known for its soothing and therapeutic properties. Then, take a dip in Verdana's pristine geothermal hot springs for an afternoon of warm-water bliss. Head back to your hotel feeling rejuvenated after your action-packed day. Read More close
After being picked up, leave your hotel behind and head out into Costa Rica’s world-famous wilderness. Admire the majestic Arenal volcano and the lake of the same name on your way to the starting point. Whether you're an experienced rafter or not, you're sure to love the white-knuckled rush of rafting down the Tenorio River’s adrenaline-pumping Class III and Class IV Rapids.
Hang on tight as this exciting ride whisks you 8 miles (13 km) downstream, and enjoy the verdant flora and exotic fauna along the riverbanks. Listen to the songs of tropical birds, and keep your eyes peeled for howler and white-faced monkeys in the trees.
As you cruise down tranquil stretches of these Costa Rican waterways between rapids, enjoy a typical lunch and commentary and tips from your guide before your ride concludes and you return to your Guanacaste hotel.
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