We will meet you at the airport and drive you out to Hacienda Tayutic. You already know what we think of this place and our thoughts have not changed since the last itinerary we wrote. Since you have the JetBlue flight you will have plenty of time and make some stops along the way to get to the Hacienda Tayutic. (Meals: None)
Day 2 ------------ Raft Pacuare River (Hacienda Tayutic)
Today will be your rafting day. It is the same river we had you on before and you will have all day to enjoy the famous river Pacuare. In the evening you will head back to the Hacienda Tayutic where you will relax for the evening. (Meals: Breakfast & Lunch)
Day 3 ------------ Drive to Arenal Volcano & Chocolate Tour (Kioro)
Today you will leave in the morning and make your way out to the Arenal Volcano where you will break the drive up and stop for the Chocolate Tour as planned in the last itinerary. When you arrive you will be staying at the Tabacon Resort. With rooms available this is really the only place we have found. We have been playing with dates and trying to work things in but the four star places seem full. Tabacon is one of the nicest places in the area and has the nicest hotsprings to relax in. I know you asked for 4 star and this is rated at 5 and we can keep working on this itinerary if you feel this does not fit. (Meals: Breakfast & Lunch)
Day 4 ------------ Zipline & Danaus Reserve (Kioro)
Day 5 ------------ Hanging Bridges & La Fortuna Falls (Kioro)
Today we will walk through the canopy on hanging bridges. This is a great way to see all the different species that live in the canopy of the rainforest. We can also do the La Fortuna Falls today which is one of the most beautiful falls in all of the country and a nice little hike. (Meals: Breakfast & Lunch)
Day 6 ------------ Drive to Villa Blanca & Night Hike (Villa Blanca Hotel)
|La Fortuna Falls|
Day 7 ------------ Day to relax at Villa Blanca Hotel (Villa Blanca Hotel)
This is your day to relax and enjoy the cloud-forest around. You will have your guide with you and can take some hikes into the cloud-forest and enjoy the areas of the hotel.
Day 8 ------------ Fly Home!