Route: The Revolution Path in Nicaragua & The Rainforest Trail in Costa Rica
14 Días / 13 Noches

In Costa Rica we will embrace the Rainforest Experience and its rich Biological Diversity, visiting National Parks, participating in Ecological and Adventure activities, such as; Whitewater Rafting, Zip Lining through the Forest, Nature Hikes, Natural Thermos Hot Springs and the Cloud Forest. More than 25% of the Costa Rica territory Nature Preserved, full of Tropical Wildlife.

Our last country is Nicaragua, a visit to the Land of Ruben Dario (Poet, Journalist and Diplomat, a Literature vanguard in modern Latin American Literature) and Augusto Sandino, a Nicaraguan revolutionary and leader of a rebellion between 1927 and 1933 against the U.S. military occupation of Nicaragua and  his exploits made him a hero throughout much of Latin America. During our journey from Leon to Managua, we visit the Museum of El General Augusto Sandino, located in San Rafael del Sur in the Managua province. Masaya, Granada and Leon are three colonial towns full of handcraft, architecture and history will be visited.

Day 1: Costa Rica 

San José - Hotel Eskalima

1 Night

International Airport Juan Santamaría pick up


Day 2: Costa Rica

Manuel Antonio – Hotel Costa Pacífica

2 Nights

Departure: 7:00am to Poás NP visit

Departure: 2:00pm to Manuel Antonio & hotel check in


Day 3: Costa Rica

Manuel Antonio – Hotel Costa Pacífica


8:00am Manuel Antonio NP “entrance fees $15 per person not included”

Opcional activities:  Iguana Tours  www.iguanatours.com Tel. 2777 2052

- Damas Island Mangroves tours (Boat or Kayaking)

- Fishing Damas Mangroves

- Ecological Canopy (Day or Night)

- Jungle night walk

- Tocori Waterfalls horseback tour

- Carara National Park

- Catamaran Adventures

Day 4: Costa Rica

Monteverde – Hotel Las Orquideas 

2 Nights

Departure: 8:00am to Monteverde

Stop at Tarcoles Bridge for crocodile watching

1:00pm Hotel check in

Day 5: Costa Rica

Monteverde – Hotel Las Orquideas


Optional morning activities (entrance fees not included):

- Sky Trek/Canopy, Sky Tram, Sky Walk   Tel: (506) 2479 - 4100 / 2479 – 4102

- Horseback riding, etc.

- Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve (local guide not included)

- Orchid garden Tel: (506) 2645-5308

- Frog garden Tel: (506) 2645-6320

- Cheese farm Tel: (506) 2645-7090 / 2645-5150

Day 6: Costa Rica

La Fortuna – Hotel EcoArenal

2 Nights

Departure: 8:00am to La Fortuna

1:00pm hotel check in

Optional activity: Baldi Lodge Hots Springs “entrance fees not included”

Day 7: Costa Rica

La Fortuna – Hotel EcoArenal


All day optional activities (entrance fees not included):

  • Arenal Volcano National Park (local guide not included)         - Hike to Cerro Chato (local guide not included)
  • Hanging Bridges Tel: (506) 2290-0469                                         - Superman Swing, horseback riding, white water rafting, etc.
  • La Fortuna Waterfall Tel: (506) 2479-8338                                 - Río Celeste visit

Day 8: Nicaragua

San Juan del Sur – Surf Ranch Hotel & Resort

1 Night

Departure: 7:00am to Peñas Blancas Border, CR / Nicaragua

Border crossing: costums and emigration documentation CR / Nicaragua

3:00 – 4:00pm Hotel check in 

(optional activities are very limited due to lack of time)

  • Cristo de la Misericordia 
  • Fishing 6:00am 
  • Surf lessons

Day 9: Nicaragua

Ometepe Island – Xalli, Ometepe Beach Hotel 

1 Night 

Departure: 8:00am to Ometepe Island

Stop at Rivas town for lunch

San Jorge harbor: 2:00pm boat to Ometepe Island

3:00pm hotel check in

(optional activities are very limited due to lack of time) - Ecological Destinations & activities:    

  • Volcan Concepción Hiking tour (long and hard hike)
  • Reserva Ecológica Charco Verde  
  • Cascada San Ramón  
  • Finca y Playa Santo Domingo

Day 10: Nicaragua

Granada – Hotel Colonial Granada

1 Night

Departure: 12:00pm to Granada

2:00pm hotel check in

Optıonal activities:

  • Visit to Museum and Galery of Héroes y Martires
  • Down Town Granada historical walking tour

Day 11: Nicaragua

León – Best Western Las Mercedes León

2 Nights

Departure: 8:00pm to León

Stop in Masaya Handcraft Market

4:00pm Hotel check in

Day 12: NICARAGUA

León - Best Western Las Mercedes León


Optional activities:

  • Tour in the historical center of León (León Cathedral, Central Park, Municipal Theater "José de la Cruz Mena", Casa Salud DeBayle etc.)
  • Visit to the Cultural Center of León - Visit the Ortiz Gurdián Foundation Art Center - Visit the Legends and Traditions Museum - Visit the Indigenous Museum of Sutiava
  • Visit Old Ruins of Leon

Day 13: NICARAGUA

Managua – Hotel Los Pinos

  1. Night

Departure: 8:00am to Managua

  • Visit Centro Cultural Batahola Norte
  • Tour in historic center of Managua: Ruben Dario Monument, Presidential Palace, Monument to the Unknown Soldier, Revolution Square, Hugo Chavez Rotunda, Simon Bolivar Monument & Augusto C. Sandino Museum 

6:00pm Hotel check in

Day 14: 

Managua – Hotel Los Pinos


Departure: 5:00am to Managua International Airport Augusto C. Sandino


INCLUDE:

  • Transportation and private transfers to the indicated places (land and boats)
  • Hotels
  • Breakfast
  • Guide

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Extra activities in none of the countries to visit
  • Customs duties in each country, approximately $8 per person in each customs
  • Flights tickects
  • National Park, Museums, Galeries, Reserves, etc entrances fees

Cancelation policies

  • Cancellations made after confirmation of your reservation will result in a 50% charge of total reservation and 50% will be reimbursed. (cancelation of any activity by client´s choice)
  • Cancellations made by Willie´s Tours CR will result in a 100% reimbursement
  • Cancellations made 45 days of projected arrival will result in a 50% penalty on the total value of the reservation
  • Those made within 15 to 45 days of projected arrival will result in a 75% penalty of the total value of the reservation
  • Less than 15 days 100% of total will be charged full amount
  • Cancellation made by Willie’s Tours CR due to bad weather, natural disaster, looting or political outrage, there will be 100% reimbursement.
  • As departure or Pick up time is arranged, clients must comply with agreement, otherwise Willie’s Tours CR won´t be responsible for waiting or rearranging logistics and this will result in a 50% reimbursement.