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provide most of the information you would need or would like to know.
Just remember, mere words cannot capture the fun and excitement of the real
thing. You have to experience a Sippin Safari Tour to Costa Rica.
day with Sippin Safaris at the Parador Hotel:
During the touring portion of your trip:
6:30 am - Awaken to the tropical sounds of
monkeys and exotic birds of the rain forest
Full American Buffet Breakfast in the Parador Hotel, out on the patio overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
WHEN YOU ARE AT THE PARADOR HOTEL;
Manuel Antonio Rain Forrest/Manuel Antonio National Park
One of the finest Rain forests preserves in Costa Rica, with various
ecosystems, numerous plant and animal species. The area is
inundated with coves, beaches, palm trees and many animals,
including birds, monkeys, Sloth’s, Iguanas, butterflies
around 1 to 2 PM. Around 3:00 p.m.,
your bus will take you back to the Parador Hotel. You will go to your room, get
cleaned, showered and get your bathing suit on. You will come out to the
giant pool, which looks out over the Pacific Ocean. It has a built in Jacuzzi
and bar for cocktails. The views there of the Pacific Ocean are
awesome. After you are finished with swimming or lounging by the pool,
you can go back to your room, get changed and make your own arrangements for
dinner. There are patios all around the hotel where you can have your
cocktails, dinner and Cuban cigars. This hotel also has pool tables,
exercise equipment, a spa, a mini golf course, and tennis courts. It also
has a beach that you can walk down to should you so desire. And, of
course, magnificent dinners - whatever you want, beef, fowl or fish.
WHEN YOU ARE IN SAN JOSE AT THE IRAZE BEST WESTERN HOTEL:
Coffee Tour de Café Britt
(A classic, since
The tour that started it all! Since
1991, more than half a million visitors have joined us in
Heredia, Costa Rica, making this tour one of the most visited
tours in the country.
As songbirds chirp overhead, you’ll brush up against and touch real
coffee bushes, in a real coffee plantation.
Savor the sweet taste of a ripe coffee cherry and breathe
in the analyzing aroma of freshly roasted Arabica coffee beans.
The production cycle from the seed to the roasting plant
comes alive before your very eyes!
cappuccino preparation exhibition
lunch. Don Prospero
on site restaurant
WHEN YOU ARE AT THE IRAZU BEST WESTERN HOTEL;
Waterfall Garden Park TOUR ;
Leave The Irazu Best Western Hotel early to
take advantage of the best time of day. Head north through Heredia, driving basically
uphill which will lead you up the interior mountain slopes
past coffee plantations and thousands of acres of ornamental
flowers that are exported all over the world. It is a
pleasant drive, passing little villages splashed over the
landscape, each with views down into the Central Valley, and
the Escazu Mountains beyond. Six kilometers past the
Village of Varablanca you will see La Paz Waterfall Garden
Park on the left side. They claim to have the world's
largest butterfly farm, an orchids garden with a sampling of
the fourteen hundred indigenous species to Costa Rica, and a
funny hummingbird station with all sorts of the little guys
zipping in and out sampling the sugar water. From the bus,
you will see the La Paz waterfalls at the bottom of the
park. Step out and take your Photos and maybe walk behind
The Central Pacific Coast
Your drive and tour will take you from The Irazu Best Western Hotel in
San Jose to the 4 Star Double Tree Resort
in Puntarenas. You will
pass through Coffee Plantations with beatifull views
of the Pacific ocean. We will stop at the Tarcoles River Bridge,
under which you will see as many as 30 Crocodiles, some over
16 feet long. This area with the crocodiles was featured on
T.V. by The National Geographic Magazine.
The region’s main attractions are its coast and
protected wilderness areas.
The coast is made up of numerous beautiful beaches.
With regard to wilderness areas, the regions features
wildlife refuges, national parks and biological preserves.
Also worthy of note is the scenic beauty along the
coastal highway that connects the Caldera area with the
Quepos and Manuel Antonio region.
NOT INCLUDED: All other food on the trip,
personal items, airport tax and R/T transportation to Costa Rica.
GROUP SIZE -
MAXIMUM 22 persons each