Caribbean Costa Rica, Bocas del Toro 8 days/7 nights

Description of the 8 days/7 nights Caribbean Costa Rica, Bocas del Toro Travel Package

Highlights Caribbean sites of Costa Rica and run to Panama to the famous Bocas del Toro Islands.

Itinerary

Day 1: San Jose
Transfer from the airport to the hotel in downtown San Jose. Night in a hotel with all modern conveniences in San Jose.

Day 2: San Jose, Tortuguero
Hotel breakfast. Transfer to La Pavona harbor to take you on a 1 hour boat trip to Tortuguero. Free afternoon to enjoy the Tortuguero National Park trails and beaches, to discover the atypical Tortuguero village through its pedestrian small streets and colorful wooden houses. Night tour in the National Park: turtles or insects depending on the season. 2 nights accommodation in a hotel with all modern conveniences in Tortuguero village.

Day 3: Tortuguero
Hotel breakfast. Early morning canoe tour through the National Park canals. Rest of the day free for optional activities: guided hike in the National Park, to Tortuguero Hill, bird watching, canopy, turtle museum. Night in the hotel in Tortuguero.

Day 4: Tortuguero, Cahuita
Transfer Tortuguero to Cahuita. Departure to South Caribbean, to Cahuita. 3 hour boat trip through the canals from Tortuguero to Moín harbor and land transfer to Cahuita. Accommodation in a hotel with all comfort on Black Beach in Cahuita. Free afternoon to walk on Cahuita National Park trail and relax on its White Beach and to put on the Afro Caribbean lifestyle and Reggae rhythm. 2 Nights in a hotel in Cahuita.

Day 5: Cahuita, Bribri Indigenous Territory
Hotel breakfast. One day tour in Bribri Indigenous Territory. Hike through the rainforest and bath in the natural pool of a wonderful waterfall, visit of a medicinal plant garden, immersion in a traditional Bribri family of 5 generations with demonstration and participation in the typical chocolate process, cultural exchange on local practices and resources (farming and cooking, house building, handcraft, medicinal plants etc.). Lunch Bribri style shared with the family. Return to Cahuita. Night in the hotel in Cahuita.

Day 6: Cahuita, Bocas del Toro in Panama
Hotel breakfast. Snorkeling or hiking in Cahuita National Park including guide and entrance fees; boat transportation, equipment and fruits snack for snorkeling. Transfer to Panama’s border (1 hour), assistance by our representative in the custom formalities and transfer to Almirante harbor (1 hour) to take the boat to Bocas del Toro Islands, Panama (30 min). Night in a hotel with all modern conveniences in Bocas Town, Colon Island.

Day 7: Bocas Del Toro in Panama
Hotel breakfast. Full day of boat guided tour through Bocas del Toro Islands and mangroves: dolphin watching in Dolphin Bay, snorkeling in Coral Cay and tour to Zapatillas Cays (lunch and entrance fees not included). Night in the hotel in Bocas Town.

Day 8: Bocas del Toro, Panama City, Panama or San José, Costa Rica
Hotel breakfast. Departure to your country of origin.
Option 1: Return land and boat transfers from Bocas Town to the border and transfer to San José.
Option 2: Hotel breakfast. Flight from Bocas Town to Panama City (7:40am).

What is included in the tour?

  • Full transportation around Costa Rica
  • Accommodation in hotels
  • Bilingual Guides
  • Breakfasts, if not indicated otherwise

What is not included in the tour?

  • Other meals and drinks, if not stated otherwise
  • Entrance fees, if not stated otherwise
  • Border crossing fees
  • Airplane tickets
  • Departure taxes
  • Travel insurance

If you want to make this tour is important to follow these recommendations:

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Note: this itinerary require the application of a minimum two persons as this type of excursion is done by private services. All prices are in US dollars and are per person, any questions send an e-mail or please consult our prices here.