Drake Bay Wilderness Resort MID This resort has 20 charming, spacious tropical cabins. Each cabin has a view of the bay, mountains and rainforest, with delicious food prepared and cooked using ingredients from the resort's own organic farm. THE AMERICAS | COSTA RICA 137 ITINERARY Day 1 Depart UK for San Jose for 2- nights Day 2 Poas volcano visit ( B) Day 3 Tortuguero National Park, 2- nights. Drive and boat to Tortuguero National Park; explore by boat ( BLD) Day 5 Sarapiqui, 2- nights. Explore rainforest and chocolate tour ( BL) Day 7 Arenal Volcano National Park, 1- night. See the volcano ( B) Day 8 Rincon de la Vieja, 2- nights. Visit mud pools, walks and see a freshwater volcanic lagoon ( BL) Day 10 Ocotal Beach, 2- nights. At leisure for the family to enjoy the beach and sea ( B) Day 12 Depart Costa Rica for UK ( B) Day 13 Arrive UK Departure dates 12 Feb - 23 Feb 2010 27 Mar - 07 Apr 2010 03 Apr - 14 Apr 2010 03 Jul - 14 Jul 2010 24 Jul - 04 Aug 2010 07 Aug - 18 Aug 2010 23 Oct - 03 Nov 2010 18 Dec - 29 Dec 2010 26 Mar - 06 Apr 2011 02 Apr - 13 Apr 2011 02 Jul - 13 Jul 2011 23 Jul - 03 Aug 2011 06 Aug - 17 Aug 2011 Flight inclusive cost per person From £ 1899 Land only cost per person From £ 1199 What's included Flights ( fl ight inclusive package only), transfers, meals as indicated, eleven nights hotel/ lodge accommodation Tour code FCRA Max group size 20 RAINFOREST AND VOLCANOES - FAMILY Highlights . See manatees, tree frogs, iguanas and sloths . Explore a rainforest canopy . See active volcanoes This is a great way to explore in comfort and get the most out of Costa Rica's varied natural environment - including mountains, volcanoes, swamps, rainforest and beach. The trip is packed with exciting activities and destinations so you'll learn about all aspects of the country; guaranteeing something to interest everyone in the family. GROUP TOUR PUERTO VIEJO DE SARAPIQUI RINCON DE TORTUGUERO N. P. LA VIEJA N. P. SAN JOSÉ ARENAL N. P. OCOTAL COSTA RICA SUGGESTED ITINERARY Day 1 Depart London for San José ( via Miami). 1- night, Grano de Oro Day 2 Braulio Carrillo, 1- night, Casa Turire. Enjoy views from the canopy walkways ( B) Day 3 Tortuguero, 2- nights, Mawamba Lodge ( superior room). See nesting turtles, in season ( BLD) Day 5 Arenal, 2- nights, Arenal Springs. Enjoy a multitude of optional excursions ( B) Day 7 Monteverde, 2- nights, Hotel Heliconia ( junior suite). See how many of the 100 mammal species you can spot! ( B) Day 9 Corcovado, 3- nights, Drake Bay Wilderness Resort. Explore ' the most biologically intense place on earth' ( BLD) Day 12 Gulf of Nicoya, 3- nights, Villa Caletas. Stay in a lovely boutique hotel - a luxury end to your holiday ( B) Day 15 Return to the UK ( via Miami) ( B) Day 16 Arrive home COSTA RICA IN STYLE A comprehensive itinerary, featuring wildlife highlights and accommodations that offer a touch of class. This is for those who want to see the best bits of Costa Rica, with lovely accommodation at the end of the day. We've also chosen to include Corcovado National Park as we think it adds something special to the itinerary, as ' the most biologically intense place on earth'. TAILOR- MADE Or visit us on the web www. wildlifeworldwide. com Departure dates Daily, throughout the year Cost per person From £ 3249 ( Jan - Apr), £ 2999 ( May - June, Sept - Nov), £ 3439 ( July - Aug) What's included Flights, transfers, meals as indicated, fourteen nights hotel accommodation, guided activities
South America This enormous region offers visitors a huge choice of environments, from tall Andean peaks to the dense Amazon jungle. Geography like this is home to a spectacular array of wildlife - the amazing jaguar and Andean condor are amongst the hundreds of species of birds and mammals, and thousands of plant species.