Costa Rica Explorer (SC) / 2017

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7 Days from San Jose to Manuel Antonio

Vacation Overview

Active volcanoes, prolific wildlife, tranquil hot springs, active adventures, and expansive beaches—this vacation has it all! Experience Costa Rica’s must-see national parks: Poas, Arenal, and Manuel Antonio. From San José, travel through the cloud forest to Poas National Park, where you will find Poas Volcano and its massive crater, which erupts sporadically. Also stop at a local coffee plantation for a tour before arriving at Arenal National Park. See the jungle treetops and its inhabitants from canopy walkways before time to relax in the nearby hot springs that are fueled by Arenal Volcano. Next, cruise the mangroves of Tárcoles River, spotting crocodiles from one of the largest crocodile colonies in the world. This also a great opportunity to see other area wildlife. End your week-long vacation in Manuel Antonio National Park, home to beautiful white-sand beaches and tropical forests. You’ll live the Pura Vida of Costa Rica, the good life, on this magnificent vacation

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Sightseeing of Poas Volcano; [LF] tour Doka Coffee Plantation and sample a fresh cup of coffee

[LF] Naturalist-led tour of the Arenal Hanging Bridges; Arenal National Park & Arenal Volcano; and [LF] Tabacón Hot Springs

Tropical mangrove cruise

Naturalist-led tour of Manuel Antonio National Park; farewell dinner


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Globus family of brands is the world's largest escorted travel company, and consists of Globus, Cosmos & Avalon Waterways. With a history of over 80 years, we offer over 460 vacations to 82 countries. All our brands offer value, experience and world-class customer service that is unmatched in the travel industry. Globus offers premium escorted touring, and Cosmos is the world leader in budget vacations, with vacations for as low as $77 per day. Avalon Waterways offer top end cruising on the rivers of Europe, China, Peru’s Amazon & Galapagos Islands.
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