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The Pacuare Lodge Adventure 3 Days / 2 Nights

 

Accommodations

 

Pacuare LodgePacuare Lodge The Ultimate Rainforest Experience - Costa Rica's premier eco-lodge, we offer elegant bungalows, exquisite cuisine, outdoor adventures, rainforest wildlife and environmental sustainability on the banks of the spectacular Pacuare River in Costa Rica.

 

Tours

 

Pacuare RaftingAfter arriving at the river, our expert guides will explain safety precautions and provide you with the necessary rafting gear before the rafting adventure begins. Once in the water, you’ll experience sheer exhilaration as you face the challenge of each huge wave, battling surging waters down miles of raging rapids.
Pacuare Lodge AdventureThis is an experience as no other! You will face the exotic beauty of the rainforest head on, feeling the adrenaline of dramatic views, rappelling down towering trees and sliding along cables from tree to tree as you descend the jungle cloaked mountain toward the Pacuare Lodge for a final thrilling rappel that leaves you just steps away from our main lodge!.

 

Rates*

 

Arrival / Departure Until Apr 30, 2013
River/River $633
Land/River $576
River/Land $562
Land/Land $534
Rates per person based on double occupancy
Rates per person based on double occupancy
For package price with discount airfare use Package Quote Form.

 

Itinerary

Note: Remember these tours can be adjusted to your choices. Add or delete a day, substitute a different day tour or drop the day tours and just kick back. We can customise any package to fit you.

The Pacuare Lodge Adventure is the perfect way to explore one of Costa Rica's most exquisite rainforest gems, allowing you time to fully enjoy a variety of excursions and the area's breathtaking natural scenery.

Day 1: ARRIVE - Early morning pick-up in your hotel lobby by a Costa Rica Nature Adventures representative. Transportation service (approximately 2½ hours) to our Pacuare River put-in including a typical Costa Rican breakfast in route. Exciting 1-1½ hour river rafting tour to the Pacuare Lodge (class II-III rapids) where you will enjoy a two night stay at Costa Rica's premier eco-lodge.

Arrival at the Pacuare Lodge 12:00 - 1:00 pm.

After lunch participate an optional canopy tour (not included in package price) or waterfall hike, or simply relax in your private bungalow or suite. After candlelight dinner visit our upstairs lounge for a cocktail or refreshment before retiring to a restful night's sleep. (B, L, D)

Day 2: PACUARE LODGE - You'll wake up to bird song and the soothing sound of the river nearby. Then head over to the main lodge for a delicious breakfast of home-made bread, tropical fruits, yogurt, eggs, pancakes, cereal and juice and coffee.

The lodge employs a resident naturalist guide who will provide you with unique insights into the plant and animal world. Choose from exciting optional tours that include guided hikes through an emerald rainforest, the Cabecar Indian tour Cabecar Indian tour - where visitors may participate in a cultural exchange with a shaman and our Adventure Canopy Tour - where visitors glide amid a tropical rainforest canopy. (B, L, D).

Day 3: DEPARTURE - Departure between 9:00-10:00 am. In the morning you will depart by raft for an even more fun-filled day of white water rating excitement (approximately 3½ hours over class III-IV rapids), including a delicious picnic lunch along the river. At our river take-out you will have a chance to change at our private facilities before being transferred by private minibus back to your hotel. Arrival back in San Jose between 5:30-6:30 pm. (B, L, deli-style lunch along the river).

This package includes:

Transportation from San José, bilingual guide, typical Costa Rican breakfast in route, Pacuare River rafting tour or ground transportation to the lodge (depending on preference), professional guides and equipment, all meals (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner), 2 night bungalow stay, welcoming fruit punch, hot beverages, lunch along the river, use of private installations at river take-out, return transportation to San José with guide.

Not Included: International airfare, airport departure taxes, meals or optional activities other
than indicated above.