Enjoy paradisiac beaches and nature parks, walking on suspension bridges, flying through the trees, sandboarding down a volcano, and relaxing in thermal waters.
Arrival at the International airport in Managua. Meet and greet by one of our representatives, transfer will be provided to the hotel for your first night in Nicaragua. Overnight at Los Robles Hotel, standard room. Breakfast included.
Discover the ruins of Nicaragua’s first capital founded in 1524 by the Spaniards. Visit the Ruins of León Viejo, declared World Site Heritage by UNESCO in 2000. Leon’s Cathedral is the largest religious colonial building in Central America. Visit to San Jacinto Mud Pools, overviewing Nicaragua’s impressive volcanic chain. Overnight at El Convento, standard room. Breakfast included.
Sandboarding, an extreme sport born in Nicaragua is offered at Cerro Negro active volcano. Climb Cerro Negro accompanied by an instructor. Descending is probably the most fun part of the tour: you will be able to descend the steep sand slope of the volcano on a special board similar to snowboarding, using they volcanic material to reduce speed. Overnight at El Convento, standard room. Breakfast included.
Drive south to reach Granada, the nicest colonial city of Nicaragua. Explore the famous city of Granada, founded in 1524 by the Spaniards. Considered one of the prettiest cities in Latin America, Granada features delightful Spanish-style houses with large wooden doors opening onto cool interior patios. Enjoy a delicious lunch on your own at “La Calzada.” Afternoon hike in the Masaya Volcano National Park. Overnight at Los Patios, standard room. Breakfast included.
Located only 10 km from Granada, the Mombacho Volcano is one of the most prominent volcanoes in Nicaragua. Explore a breathtaking view of the tropical forest of the Mombacho Volcano and enjoy a pleasant Canopy Zip Line Tour while enjoying close contact with nature. Overnight at Los Patios, standard room. Breakfast included.
After breakfast, transfer to Peñas Blancas (Costa Rica border crossing). Continue to Rincón de la Vieja National Park, named after the active Rincón de la Vieja Volcano. In here you will also find fumaroles and boiling mud pools, steam vents, and sulfurous hot springs with therapeutic properties. Overnight at Hacienda Guachipelín, superior room. Breakfast included.
Enjoy a day full of adventure! Choose your preferred activity among the Canyon Canopy tour, Waterfalls Canyoning tour, Tubing adventure, thermal waters, hot springs, horseback riding, cowboy for one day, walking tours in the park, or whatever you like, including a buffet-lunch at our restaurant. Overnight at Hacienda Guachipelín, superior room. Breakfast included.
Bus transfer to Arenal. Late afternoon visits to the trails of El Silencio and the volcanic thermal mineral pools at Tabacón Hot Springs, where you can enjoy a healthy and relaxing soak and enjoy of a delicious dinner. Overnight at the Volcano Lodge, superior room or similar, breakfast included.
Arenal Hanging Bridges is a private natural reserve with almost 250 hectares of tropical rainforest. Hike and experience the two-mile loop trail crossing fifteen bridges, ranging from 16 to 330 feet long. You can also do all the walking by yourself with the help of a map. Overnight at Volcano Lodge, superior room or similar, breakfast included.
After breakfast, continue to Manuel Antonio on the lovely Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. Spend the afternoon at the wonderful and ample beaches and enjoy a delicious dinner at one of the nice restaurants (not included). Overnight at El Parador Hotel, tropical room, breakfast included.
Private Manuel Antonio National Park
Take a guided hike through the 34-year old Manuel Antonio National Park and learn more about the exuberant flora and fauna. A snack will be served during the tour. Afterwards, you may remain in the park and enjoy the beach and take a swim in the crystal-clear water. Overnight at El Parador Hotel, tropical room, breakfast included.
Transfer to Esquinas Rainforest Lodge, hidden in the jungle of remote Piedras Blancas National Park in southern Costa Rica. The lodge is surrounded by thousands of acres of untouched wilderness. It is a retreat for nature lovers wishing to experience the sounds of a tropical rainforest in a tranquil atmosphere. Enjoy the free afternoon at the hotel, or take an optional tour. Overnight at Esquinas Rainforest Lodge, standard room, breakfast included.
Transfer to Paso Canoas border crossing, get your passport stamped and then head towards Boquete. This lovely mountain village is situated in the highlands of Panamá. Enjoy the free afternoon and explore the village, and enjoy the eternal spring climate up in the mountains. Overnight at the Finca Lerida Coffee Plantation & Boutique Hotel, deluxe room, breakfast included.
Giant Millenary Quercus Hike
This amazing hike begins in a Nature Reserve that belongs to Barú Volcano National Park, it retraces the steps of pre-Columbian Indians into a remote virgin cloud forest, surrounding the perimeter of Barú Volcano, habitat of five of the most ancient trees in Panamá. Overnight at Finca Lerida Coffee Plantation & Boutique Hotel, deluxe room, breakfast included.
You will be taken from Boquete to Isla Colón on the paradisiacal Bocas del Toro archipelago. This transfer starts with a lovely 3 ½-hour drive through the highlands and down to the Caribbean coast where you board a boat to Bocas del Toro. Overnight at Hotel Playa Tortuga, standard room, breakfast included.
Free day at leisure to spend in Bocas del Toro. Take advantage of this free day and participate in one of the optional tours such as snorkeling, dolphin watching, hiking, or just relax at the beach. Overnight at Hotel Playa Tortuga, standard room, breakfast included.
Local flight from Bocas del Toro back to Panamá City. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel in Panamá City. Enjoy an evening out in the vibrant and lively capital often compared to Miami. Overnight at Tryp Panamá Hotel, standard room, breakfast included.
After a transfer to Flamenco Marina, the tour starts with a motor coach ride to Gamboa, where you will board the cruise ship and navigate through the locks of the Panamá Canal, considered one of the engineering Wonders of the World. Overnight at Tryp Panamá Hotel, standard room, breakfast included.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the Tocumen Airport for your international flight back home. End of services.
It does not include:
Everything that is NOT mentioned in the multi-destination package
Passport. Entry and exit fees.
In rural areas, and due to temperature changes, it is always a good idea to bring long sleeve shirts and even a jacket for the coldest places. Long sleeved shirts are also comfortable at night, as they will protect you from mosquitoes. You will also need light clothes, such as cotton shirts, because the temperatures can get quite hot. Be sure to bring a good pair of walking shoes for any excursion where open shoes are not recommended. Also, be sure to bring a pair of beach sandals and light shoes for when it is much hotter outside. Bring an umbrella, regardless of whether it is the wet or dry season.
Basic baggage list: sunblock, light jacket, raincoat, poncho, mosquito repellent, shirts and long-sleeved shirts, medications, sandals and swimsuit, toiletries, comfortable walking shoes, binoculars, shorts and long pants, camera, hat or cap.