First Class Tour - 8 Days

Departures Daily

Are you one who wants to see as much as possible on a very enjoyable way? Is your first trip to Costa Rica and really want to make the best out of the precious vacation time? "Costa Rica Highlights" is the package that covers from the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Coast. No rush! Enjoy each selected attraction or destination with enough time to get the best out of each one. Enjoy the Tortuguero Canals, Monteverde Cloud Forest, Arenal Volcano. If you want, you can enjoy of our beach extension that include two nights at the most remarkable properties of Costa Rica on the Pacific side. From the five star of Melia Conchal to the Small Distinctive Hotels Group. Quality and value are what "Costa Rica Highlights" stand for. At the end of the extension the program also includes one last night in San Jose.
Map Costa Rica High Lights

Day 1: Arrival In Juan Santamaria
Arrival to Juan Santamaria International Airport. A Pilgrim Tours representative will meet and greet you upon arrival and will transfer you to Residencias de Golf Hotel. Check in and overnight there.

Day 2: Tortuguero National Park
This day you will be picked up at Residencias de Golf Hotel and depart for Freeman dock to start your journey to Tortuguero National Park. A two and half hour boat ride will take you through the canals sheltered in the jungle of the rain forest. Check in and overnight in Laguna Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 3: Tortuguero Cannals
Morning tour to Tortuguero Cannals. Then, explore the little village of Tortuguero or enjoy a walk on the beach. Overnight in Laguna Lodge. (B, L, D)

Day 4: Arenal Volcano
After breakfast you will be transferred by boat to Freeman Dock in order to take our transportation to Arenal. After lunch, you will be transferred to Arenal Volcano area. Check in and overnight in Montaña de Fuego Hotel. (B, L)

Day 5: Free Day
Day at leisure to make optional activities such us: Arenal Volcano and Hot Springs Tour, Horseback Riding to La Fortuna Waterfall, Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge, etc. Overnight in Montaña de Fuego Hotel.

Day 6: Monteverde Cloud Forest
Check out and unescorted transfer to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Check-in and overnight in Fonda Vela Hotel.

Day 7: Optional Tours
Day at leisure to take optional tours such us: horseback riding, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Santa Elena Cloud Forest, Sky Walk, Sky Trek, Aerial Adventure, etc. Overnight in Fonda Vela Hotel.

Day 8: Return to San Jose
Continue on to any of the extensions available for a few days at the beach hotel of your selection or return to San Jose for an overnight extension to take your flight back home (Extensions are NOT included in package information).


Important Remarks: Maximum two children sharing room with their parents, in double room. Extra charges will apply for Christmas and Easter Week period.


  • Arrival transfer.
  • 1 night in standard room at Residencias de Golf Hotel.
  • 2 nights in standard room at Laguna Lodge (all meals, transportation, guided tours to Tortuguero Village, and canals).
  • Unescorted transfer from Guapiles town to Montaña de Fuego Hotel.
  • 2 nights in standard room at Montaña de Fuego Hotel.
  • Unescorted transfer from Montaña de Fuego Hotel to Fonda Vela Hotel.
  • 2 nights in standard room at Fonda Vela Hotel.
  • Meals as indicated: B: Breakfast = L: Lunch = D: Dinner.
  • Hotel taxes.

Not Included:

  • Optional Tours
  • Gratuities at hotels.
  • Tips to tour guide and driver.
  • Local and/or international phone calls.
  • Personal and/or medical expenses.
  • Airport departure tax.
  • Air tickets to/from Costa Rica.
  • Incidentals of any kind.

    This package operates with a minimum of two persons.

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