Costa Rica Group Trip – November 2023
Costa Rica is one of my all-time favorite destinations and I can’t wait to explore it with all of you! This trip will take place over 6 nights, November 5 – 11, 2023, and as an added bonus there will only be a one hour time difference so jet lag shouldn’t be a problem.
Here is an overview of the itinerary…
DAY 1: November 5, 2023
Arrive into the Liberia (LIR) Airport where a private transfer will be waiting to take us to our hotel only 20 minutes away.
Stay for three nights at the El Mangroove, Autograph Collection Hotel with daily breakfast included (Nov 5 – 8, 2023)
On this first evening please join us for an included Welcome Dinner!
DAY 2: November 6, 2023
After breakfast at the hotel we will head out for an amazing day on the water on our own private yacht. After being picked up on the beach, we will enjoy a day of snorkeling, sub-wing, wake-boarding, waterskiing, beach games, snacks, beverages, and a BBQ lunch. Don’t forget to bring beach towels. Rest of the day at leisure.
Dinner suggestion: Ginger Restaurant in Hermosa Beach and about 15 min from the hotel. See more info here. Transfers and dinner are extra.
DAY 3: November 7, 2023
Today is a day at leisure. Breakfast is included at the hotel. Your stay at El Mangroove includes complimentary onsite activities: kayaks, snorkel gear, bikes, coffee tasting, SUP paddle, and yoga lessons. ADD ON: Canopy Tour- $88.00 USD per person.
DAY 4: November 8, 2023
After breakfast you’ll have the morning at leisure. At 12 pm we will make our way to the rainforest in Arenal (3.5hrs approx.) including a stop en route for lunch (payable directly).
Stay for three nights at the Amor Arenal with daily breakfast included (Nov 8 – 11, 2023). Each room has a private plunge pool!
DAY 5: November 9, 2023
This morning after breakfast we will head out on an amazing excursion to experience the Arenal Hanging Bridges & La Fortuna Waterfall (lunch included). 6hrs approx. Rest of the day at leisure.
Dinner suggestion: Don Rufino Restaurant in La Fortuna. See more info here. Transfers and dinner are extra.
DAY 6: November 10, 2023
After breakfast we will head out on another exciting excursion – Whitewater rafting Class II-III. We will enjoy a nice lunch after the excursion (included). 5hrs approx. Rest of the day at leisure.
Later this evening please join us for a Farewell dinner at Amor Arenal (dinner included).
DAY 7: November 11, 2023
Enjoy breakfast this last morning and then it’s time to stay goodbye. Private transfer to the Liberia Airport.
Liberia Airport Meet & Greet Service and private transfer from the Airport to El Mangroove Hotel
Three night stay at El Mangroove, Autograph Collection Hotel in Bark Suite & Nesto Suite rooms with daily breakfast
Welcome Dinner at El Mangroove
Day out on the water on a private yacht with BBQ lunch
Private Transfer from El Mangroove Hotel to Amor Arenal Hotel
Three night stay at Amor Arenal in Canyon Casitas with private plunge pools and daily breakfast
Excursion to Hanging Bridges Park & La Fortuna Waterfall with lunch included
Whitewater Rafting Excursion with lunch included
Farewell Dinner at Amor Arenal
Private transfer to Liberia Airport
Meals unless specified otherwise
Gratuities for Drivers and Guides
Package pricing with rooms based on double occupancy: $2976 USD per person
For those who would like a single room, single supplement fee of $1100 USD
Suggested flights (to be booked on your own)
Sunday, November 5, 2023: Depart BOS on JetBlue Flight #717 at 7:40am and arrive into JFK at 8:50am. Depart JFK on JetBlue Flight #1691 at 10:45am and arrive into Liberia (LIR) at 2:48pm
Saturday, November 11, 2023: Depart LIR on JetBlue Flight #898 at 2:15pm and arrive into BOS at 8:41pm (non-stop)