Costa Rica and Panama Beach Getaway Package – 11-Days / 10-Nights
Costa Rica and Panama Beach Vacation Getaway is for honeymooners, active couples, families and multi-generation travelers who want a unique experience visiting tropical rain forests, a volcano in Arenal, beautiful beaches near Manual Antonio, tropical species of birds and mammals and the unspoiled coastline of beaches in Panama. Costa Rica and Panama are known for diverse beaches on both sides of the ocean, the Caribbean & Pacific side offer expansive claim to world class surfing. Both countries offer a wide variety of moderate to luxury boutique accommodations, amazing soft-adventure activities. And the beaches are lovely.
This Package includes a visit to San Jose, Arenal, Manual Antonio and the beaches, flight from San Jose to Panama, Playa Blanca, Miraflores locks in the Canal Zone and the Gamboa Reserve Resort hotel near Lake Gatun.
Day to Day Itinerary:
Day 02 San Jose to Arenal
Transfer to Arenal.
Arenal Volcano at 5,437 feet.. Daily fiery eruptions occur with lava flows that can be seen on a clear night.. Arenal provides a wide variety of outdoor activities. Enjoy hiking, canopy tours, horseback riding, or a refreshing swim in the Hot Springs.
Day 03: Arenal
Today there are many things to do, you can visit the Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge Boat Tour, Rio Celeste Volcano Tour, White water rafting, Hanging Bridges tour and more.
Day 4 Arenal
Today there are many things to do, it’s your choice or you can just relax.
Day 5 Arenal / Quepos – Manual Antonio Beaches
Morning transfer from Arenal to Quepos 3-nights.
The beaches located within Manual Antonio are uncrowned beautiful beaches. Along the Guanacaste region are some of the most popular beaches in Costa Rica.
Day 6 Quepos – Manual Antonio
Free Day. There are many OPTIONAL activities available along with relaxing on the beach.
- Ranger guided walk through Manual Antonio Park
- Carara National Park excursion
- Kayaking with Snorkeling excursion
- Los Campesios Private Reserve excursion
- Deep sea fishing
Overnight: Si Como NO
Day 7 Quepos / San Jose / Panama / Playa Blanca
Morning transfer to San Jose Airport. Short flight from San Jose to Panama. Airport Meet & Greet, transfer to
Day 8 Playa Blanca
The Playa Blanca Resort is located on the Pacific Coast of Panama, after passing the America’s Bridge in the City of Panama, and after an hour and 30 minutes drive through the Panamerican Highway north. Playa Blanca Hotel & Resort is a hotel where you will find everything you expect from a hotel, an all-inclusive resort hotel on expansive beach is perfect for families, friends. There are many numerous outdoor activities.
The All inclusive plan covers foods, national and international beverages, accommodation, entertainment, duties, unlimited activities in the hotel, non mechanized water sports, and much more! There are four restaurants.
Day 09 Playa Blanca
Day 10 – Playa Blanca / Gamboa Reserve
Transfer Playa Blanca to Gamboa Reserve located along the Panama Canal, passing the Miraflores locks. The Gamboa Rainforest Resort is located in Panama’s pristine rain forest in the Gatun Lake and the Panama Canal. You can explore miles and miles of the Soberania National Park, meeting wild exotic birds and monkeys on expertly guided tours and then return to the comforts of resort luxury. Gamboa Rainforest Resort brings you luxury in the jungle. The lodge was built in the year 2000 with spacious modern rooms according to the highest hotel standards.
Day 11 – Gamboa
Free Day to experience many of the activities available. The Miraflores locks or other activities available.
Day 12 – Gamboa – Panama City International Airport
Early morning transfer to Panama City International airport for departure.
- Transfers from San Jose Airport to the El Presidente hotel, 1-night El Presidente
- Transfers from El President to Arenal
- 2-night’s accommodations in Arenal.
- Transfers from Arenal to Quepos and 2-nights in the Manual Antonio area.
- Transfers from Manual Antonio / Quepos area to San Jose.
- Flight from San Jose to Panama
- Meet & greet, transfers from Panama Airport to Playa Blanca
- 3-nights Playa Blanca - All-inclusive resort hotel, meals & drinks.
- Transfer to Gamboa Reserve – 2- Nights at the Gamboa area.
- Transfers from Gamboa to Panama International Airport.
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Turner James brings over 7 years of practical experience working directly with all of our travel suppliers, lodging vendors and travel providers in Central & South America.
Turner has spent his travel career working as a wholesale travel consultant, visiting Costa Rica, Belize, Colombia & Peru on a regular basis, negotiating preferred rates with travel suppliers to bring our customers customized tours at fantastic prices and itineraries to Central and South America.
From unique boutique hotel beaches to jungle adventures and trekking in Peru, he seeks to balance luxury and relaxation with the right amount of exploration. With a passion for travel and dedication to provide excellent service, Turner makes a wonderful partner to have while planning your next trip to Central and South America. Call 1-800-626-3483