Epic Costa Rica Waterfall Adventure

 

 
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This could easily be the most interesting vacation you've ever considered. This off the beaten path adventure takes you to Arenal, Manuel Antonio, and a Hidden Rainforest Waterfall Cave. Experience the surreal on this 8 day journey in Costa Rica exploring rain forest waterfalls, riding white water rapids on tropical rivers, zipping through tree tops, checking out Titi monkeys in Manuel Antonio and finishing off with a night deep in the jungle where guests hike in and rappel down into a secret cave behind the waterfall where they will spend the night experiencing the rare beauty of Costa Rica that few get the chance to experience.


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Epic Costa Rica Waterfall Adventure – Looking for that Epic Costa Rica Waterfall Adventure? Look no farther — Rappel down a waterfall and spend the night in a secret cave hidden behind twin waterfalls! This could easily be the most interesting vacation you’ve ever considered.  This off the beaten path adventure takes you to Arenal, Manuel […]

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Epic Costa Rica Waterfall Adventure – Looking for that Epic Costa Rica Waterfall Adventure?
Look no farther — Rappel down a waterfall and spend the night in a secret cave hidden behind twin waterfalls!

This could easily be the most interesting vacation you’ve ever considered.  This off the beaten path adventure takes you to Arenal, Manuel Antonio, and a Hidden Rainforest Waterfall Cave.  Experience the surreal on this 8 day journey in Costa Rica exploring rain forest waterfalls, riding white water rapids on tropical rivers, zipping through tree tops, checking out Titi monkeys in Manuel Antonio and finishing off with a night deep in the jungle where guests hike in and rappel down into a secret cave behind the waterfall where they will spend the night experiencing the rare beauty of Costa Rica that few get the chance to experience.

This is THE adventure that you will rave about for years to your friends and family.

About

8 Days / 7 Nights
Your vacation begins in San Jose, where on of our representatives will meet you outside of customs and immigration at Juan Santa Maria Int’l Airport.  Your driver will take you directly to Arenal  Volcano where you will spend
2 NTs at Arenal Manoa OR Volcano Lodge and go on a combination hiking, horseback riding and white water rafting tour (Class II-III) before heading to Manuel Antonio for 3 nights. Here you will enjoy the national park and zip through the treetops on a canopy tour. Next you are on to an unforgettable experience as you rappel down the waterfalls before enjoying a candlelit dinner before your night at the open-air hidden waterfall cavern. Spend the day frolicking at the beach, jumping off cliffs and hiking before heading to San Jose for your last night in Costa Rica.
 

Includes

EPIC WATERFALL PACKAGE INCLUDES:

    • Airport private transfer Meet and Greet transfer to Arenal
    • 2 NT lodging at Arenal Manoa (B)
  • 3 NT lodging at Si Como No (B)
  • 1 NT Overnight Secret Rainforest Open Air Waterfall Cave (L,D,B)
  • 1 NT lodging at Park Inn Radison (B)
  • Saddle, Paddle and Hike (Horseback and Rafting Adventure) (L)
  • Canopy Zip line Treetop Adventure (L)
  • Access to the Butterfly Botanical Atrium via self-guided tour
  • Manuel Antonio Park guided walk
  • Rappel adventure at Diamantes Waterfall Cave, Hiking and river pool cliff jumping
  • Shared Shuttle transfer Arenal – Manuel Antonio
  • Private transfer Las Tumbas to San Jose

What’s not included?

      • International Flights
      • Travel insurance and other emergency costs
      • Passport/Visa fees, entrance fees, departure taxes

Itinerary

EPIC WATERFALL PACKAGE DAY-BY-DAY ITINERARY

Day 1 – ARENAL
Welcome to Costa Rica!  Airport Meet and Greet with private transfer to your La Fortuna hotel
We recommend arrival prior to 3 pm.
Overnight at Arenal Manoa (JR Suite)

Day 2 – ARENAL
Breakfast at the Hotel. Saddle-up and paddle down! A morning horseback adventure and rainforest waterfall hike
followed by an exciting afternoon of river rafting on the mighty Balsa River. Our Hike, Horse & Raft Combo Package
allows you to saddle up for a horse trek through the lowland rainforest, jungle hike to the base of the powerful 70
Meter La Fortuna Waterfall, and then paddle down some of the best rapids in Costa Rica.
The Balsa river has a perfectly balanced mix of serene jungle canyons and adrenaline pumping waves and rapids.
This is a fantastic family tour – nature & action combined in one perfect day!
Optional Add on – Spend the evening soaking in the natural Hot Springs of the Arenal Volcano – lots of options
to choose from. Ask your travel agent which hot springs are their favorite and add on a relaxing night to your
package.

Day 3 – MANUEL ANTONIO
Breakfast at the Hotel. Time for sun and fun on the beautiful beaches of Manuel Antonio! Shared transport to
Manuel Antonio. Journey time 4-5 hours. In the afternoon you can check into the hotel and enjoy the afternoon
relaxing afternoon by the pool or catch sunset on the beach.
Overnight at Si Como No (Superior Room).

Day 4 – MANUEL ANTONIO
Breakfast at the Hotel. Canopy Zip Line Adventure – Glide through the trees and witness the marvel that is the
Costa Rican jungle in this amazing adventure made up of a 9 line, 17 platform ride including two rappels that gives
you a first hand experience of what the jungle has to offer.

Day 5 – MANUEL ANTONIO
Breakfast at the Hotel. No trip to Manuel Antonio is complete without a visit to National Park. Even though it is the smallest national park in the country, it is one of the most popular ones for its stunning white sand beaches backed by evergreen tropical forests. Make sure to hold onto your gear. The parks monkeys are notorious for up close visits with the tourists. Your visit to the park with your private guide will give you the chance to see lots of the local wildlife and end your park hike with a lounge on the beautiful white sand beaches.

Day 6 – CASCADA DIAMONTE – RAINFOREST WATERFALL CAVE
Breakfast at the Hotel. Step outside of the ordinary! The Diamonte Falls is a hidden gem and one few visit during their time in Costa Rica. Your private transfer will take your south along the Pacific Coast before turning inland on your way to the Diamante Waterfall is located in the village of Las Tumbas surrounded with lush, rolling mountains that are sometimes enshrouded in clouds. The area, called Las Tumbas, was given its name due to the abundance of hollowed stones, once used by the indigenous peoples for grinding flour. The Diamante River flows through the heart of the valley. Two kilometers below, surrounded by 1,200 feet of cascading waterfalls, you will find the “Casa de Piedra” (House of Stone) or as the locals call it “The Cave”. This amazing open air cavern is set behind twin waterfalls and features a full size kitchen and comfortable sleeping quarters.
In order to arrive at “Casa de Piedra” you will experience a 1.5-2 hour hike among the pristine cloud forest and rainforest. Our local guide knows this forest well and will share insider local insight the area, fruits and medicinal plants indigenous populations used. Exotic species like toucans, sloths and monkeys may join you along your trek. Upon arrival to the cave, guests will be greeted by our warm hospitality, great food and will have unique opportunities to connect to nature. The cave, tucked behind 85-foot twin waterfalls, is among untamed gardens of petrified palms, primary growth forest and an abundance of plants and wildlife.
After settling in and enjoying lunch we will rappel down one of the waterfalls and then hike to lower Diamante falls/pool before returning to the cave for candlelit dinner
Activities while at the cave include hiking to crystal swimming pools, cliff jumping, and exploring nearby trails! At the end of the day you will fall asleep in comfort, surrounded by the sights and sounds of Mother Nature at her finest.

Day 7 – BACK TO SAN JOSE
Breakfast at the Cave. After breakfast we will spend the morning with a hike to upper pools to swim or cliff jump before hiking back to the cave for our departure. After hiking out we will head back to base camp where your driver will be waiting to take you back to San Jose for your last night on the town.
Overnight at Park Inn

Day 8 – DEPARTURE
Breakfast at the Hotel. Departure transfer to the airport.
You should be checked out and ready to leave your hotel three and 1/2 hours before your scheduled flight. You won’t soon forget your guides or all of your wonderful experiences in Costa Rica.  Pura Vida!

CHECK YOUR PASSPORT — Your passport must be valid for six months after your arrival date into Costa Rica. Check with your airlines to find out if departure tax has been included in your ticket price — most major carriers now include this tax. If not, you will need to allow a little additional time at the airport to pay the departure tax before entering your airline check-in line.

Rates

7 NT EPIC WATERFALL ADVENTURE PACKAGE
Booking Window Open
ALL RATES ARE PER PERSON
Please consult one of our agents for single occupancy pricing and Peak Season pricing and availability as some hotels require a Minimum of nights based on date selection.
*Children ages 5-7 will not raft, we will substitute Safari float for white-water rafting.
Child Prices Valid only if traveling with adults and sharing room, max 2 children per room

TRAVEL WINDOW: JAN 7 – MAR 22, 2018
DOUBLE OCCUPANCY    $ 1917 PER PERSON
TRIPLE OCCUPANCY      $ 1592 PER PERSON
QUAD OCCUPANCY         $ 1432 PER PERSON
CHILD   Ages 5 – 6 *           $ 926
CHILD Ages 7 – 10 *          $ 1344

 

TRAVEL WINDOW: APR 2 – 30, JULY 1 – AUG 31, AND NOV 19-25, 2018
DOUBLE OCCUPANCY    $ 1827 PER PERSON
TRIPLE OCCUPANCY      $ 1531 PER PERSON
QUAD OCCUPANCY         $ 1387 PER PERSON
CHILD   Ages 5 – 6 *           $ 926
CHILD Ages 7 – 10 *          $ 1284

 

TRAVEL WINDOW:  MAY 1 – JUN 30, SEPT 1 – NOV 18 and NOV 26 – DEC 14, 2018
DOUBLE OCCUPANCY    $ 1627 PER PERSON
TRIPLE OCCUPANCY      $ 1356 PER PERSON
QUAD OCCUPANCY         $ 1237 PER PERSON
CHILD   Ages 5 – 6 *           $ 884
CHILD Ages 7 – 10 *          $ 1114

What to Bring

  • Casual Beach Clothing
  • Bathing Suit
  • Hat/Visor
  • Sunscreen, Repellent
  • Camera, Film Cards
  • Optional Items: Binoculars, Rain Jacket or Umbrella, Flashlight

Interested in other tours from these locations?
Bill Beard’s Operates 112 Soft, Medium & Extreme Adventure Tours Throughout Costa Rica that may be added to any vacation package: LEARN MORE

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Bill Beard’s Costa Rica has privately escorted tours that may be added to other packages. Scuba Diving tours are available. We arrange everything in advance, so you can relax and enjoy your vacation.

For single, triple, quad or group rates, contact our agents.

Our Reservation Office Is Located In La Fortuna, Costa Rica In The Shadow Of Arenal Volcano, behind the Catholic Church, Near The World Famous Hot Springs.

We have a wonderful 7 night beach & adventure vacation package: LEARN MORE


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Bill Beard is the true pioneer of scuba diving in Costa Rica, started diving from dug out canoes in 1970. Bill Beard's Travel specializes in individual, group, honeymoon, family vacation packages, scuba diving, snorkeling, sailing, surfing and adventure tours. Our attention to detail defines us.


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