Day 1 - (B, L, D)
Leave your hotel in San Jose in the morning. Admire the biodiversity of an astonishing protected area in Costa Rica as you drive by Braulio Carrillo National Park, a primary forest in 95% of its extension. Have a taste of a delicious Costa Rican breakfast en route. Be a special guest in a banana processing and packaging plant and learn more about one of Costa Rica's prime products (subject to availability). Board a comfortable boat upon arrival to the port, and let this extraordinarily exotic paradise enchant you, as you travel along the Tortuguero Canals. Have a one-in-a-lifetime experience in this unique place surrounded by a great variety of flora and fauna of breathtaking beauty. Enjoy a refreshing cocktail and a delicious lunch as you arrive at your lodge.
After lunch, you will visit the museum, the beach area and the small and picturesque town of Tortuguero. A delightful dinner will be served upon arrival to the lodge.
Day 2 - (B, L)
Optional morning tour: Enjoy nature at its best as you undertake a journey through the canals at dawn, and take your best shot of a real Caribbean sunrise.
Take your time to enjoy the private trails, ride a boat through the canals or just relax.
Optional night tour: Walk on the beach and admire the green turtles nesting (July through September).
Day 3 - (B, L)
Departure to San José. Start the day with a breakfast at the lodge, and then start to make your way back to San Jose. A light lunch will be served en route, and you'll be dropped off at your accommodation in San Jose in the late afternoon.