2018 Tree Climbers Rendezvous

 

Pre & Post Rendezvous Trips

The 2018 Tree Climbers Rendezvous can be the basis of an incredible adventure throughout Costa Rica.  You may choose to optionally extend your vacation with one, two, or all of these Pre and Post Rendezvous trips.  You will have the opportunity to hike, kayak, zipline, snorkel, and of course treeclimb in many diverse ecosystems, including rivers, mangrove estuaries, beaches on two different coasts, volcanic areas, and the diverse rainforests that make Costa Rica world famous.   And while these trips include a vast variety of activities and exploration, there will be plenty of relaxing time built in. 

Please Note:

Minimum 10 people, maximum 20.

The trips include all meals, lodging, transportation, tours, entrance fees, bilingual naturalist guide, unless otherwise noted. Alcoholic drinks and tips not included.

 

Pre Trip

Osa Peninsula

  • Pick up at hotels in the San Jose area
  • Depart to the South Pacific coast
  • Arrive at the Sierpe River to board a boat
  • Boat trip down the river surrounded by mangroves and down the Pacific Coast to San Josecito Beach just north of Corcovado National Park
  • Check in and lunch at Poor Man's Paradise
  • Walk to Rio Claro, relax, swim and explore by kayak
  • Learn about local sea turtle conservation efforts
  • Dinner and spend the night at Poor Man's Paradise

  • Early breakfast and departure by boat to Corcovado National Park, the largest wild primary forest on the Pacific Coast of Central America
  • Hiking and wildlife observation
  • Back to Poor Man's Paradise for a late lunch
  • Free time to climb and enjoy the beach
  • Dinner and overnight at Poor Man's Paradise

  • Breakfast and depart by boat to Caño Island for marine mammal viewing and snorkeling
  • Great opportunity to see dolphins and humpback whales
  • Lunch at hotel
  • Free afternoon to climb, explore and enjoy the beach
  • Dinner and overnight at hotel

  • Breakfast and depart by boat to Sierpe
  • Drive to Savegre
  • Lunch on the way
  • Check in at Savegre

Post Trip

La Fortuna – Sarapiqui with optional extension to Tortuguero

  • Breakfast and departure from Savegre
  • Drive to La Fortuna
  • Lunch at San Luis Reserve. Hike and rainforest exploration
  • Check in at Kokoro Hotel
  • Dinner at Kokoro
  • Enjoy the hot springs at the hotel with a great view of Arenal Volcano

  • Early morning optional birding walk
  • Breakfast
  • Visit and hike at Observatory Point, the best area to enjoy Arenal Volcano
  • Lunch at the Observatory
  • Afternoon Chocolate Tour - Great nature and all the chocolate you can eat
  • Visit to Paradise Hot Springs. Relax in the extraordinary properties of the thermal waters
  • Dinner at Paradise
  • Spend the night at Kokoro Hotel

  • Drive to Sarapiqui
  • Visit Sarapiqui Rainforest Center. Hiking on trails and hanging bridges observing wildlife
  • Lunch at Tirimbina
  • Optional zip-line at La Linda Farm (not included)
  • Dinner and spend the night at La Quinta

If Returning to San Jose:
  • Breakfast
  • Safari boat trip on the Sarapiqui River
  • Lunch in the area
  • Drive to the Rendezvous site at Savegre
If embarking on optional extension to Toruguero:
  • Breakfast
  • Depart to Guapiles
  • Boat transportation to Laguna Hotel
  • Lunch at Laguna and visit to Tortuguera village and the Sea Turtle Museum
  • Dinner and overnight at Laguna Hotel

  • Breakfast
  • Boat tour and wildlife viewing in Tortuguero National Park
  • Lunch at Laguna
  • Night tour to observe sea turtle nesting

  • Breakfast
  • Return by boat to Guapiles
  • Lunch
  • Drive to hotels in San Jose

Don’t miss a thing!
We also offer…

The Grand Tour

Main Rendezvous + Pre Trip to Osa Peninsula

+ Post Trip to La Fortuna, Sarapiqui, and Tortuguero

$1610 per person, double occupancy. Well worth it!