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Signature Costa Rica and Panama: The Caribbean route

14 days from £2,628pp

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Signature Costa Rica and Panama: The Caribbean route

 

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This sunlit holiday combines natural riches with one of the greatest feats of human engineering, the Panama Canal. Relax in soothing hot springs in the shadow of the picture-perfect Arenal volcano then visit the Caribbean jungle waterways and mangrove forests of the wildlife-rich Tortuguero reserve.  Cross into Panama to spend time on Bocas del Toro, white-sand islands off its Caribbean coast, and in the lush forests of the rugged interior at Boquete. After this, travel to Panama City to sail through the Panama Canal.

Costa Rica has an extraordinary diversity of flora and fauna and its people are extremely welcoming. The comprehensive network of national parks with their extensive trails is always very accessible.  In line with its love and respect for the great outdoors, Costa Rica also has been at the vanguard of adventure tourism, with activities on offer from zip-lining to white-water rafting.

Panama has a different rhythm, and is a real melting pot of cultures as a result of being at the crossroads of oceans. The Panama Canal, one of the world’s most crucial transport corridors, is a stunning piece of engineering.  You will pass through some of the locks on a launch and explore the historic capital, with its history of pirates and naval battles. 

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Holiday itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in San José and transfer to your hotel.

Day 2

Transfer to Arenal volcano area.

Day 3

Excursion to Ecotermales hot springs.

Day 4

Transfer to Sarapiqui via Tirimbina and the hanging bridges.

Day 5

Transfer to Guapiles and Tortuguero

Day 6

Explore Tortuguero National Park.

Day 7

Transfer by road and water to Bocas del Toro.

Days 8,9

At leisure at Bocas del Toro.

Day 10

Transfer to Boquete via Oreba Chocolate Farm.

Day 11

Coffee finca excursion.

Day 12

Transfer to Panama City.

Day 13

Panama Canal partial transit.

Day 14

Transfer to the airport for your international flight.

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Included in this holiday

Central San José
Places visited

 
Hot springs
Things to do

 
Accommodation

 

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