Costa Rica Short Tours & Stays (pre-tour & post-tour extensions)

Small Group Cultural Travel & Ecotourism in Canada, Costa Rica, Central & South America
Small Group Cultural Travel & Ecotourism in Costa Rica, Canada & across the Americas
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AMERIKA VENTURE
Based in Canada
& Costa Rica
Inbound travel agency
& Tour operator
Across the Americas
Since 1996

Costa Rica Short Tours & Stays (pre-tour & post-tour extensions)
 Amerika Venture develops cultural ecotourism in Costa Rica, since 1996

Costa Rica faunaAs Costa Rica Experts, Amerika Venture can make your Costa Rica adventure the memory of a lifetime! If you have questions about nature travel in Costa Rica, do not hesitate to contact us, we will be happy to answer your question(s)! If you would like to receive a tailor made tour offer for your family or group, just send us a request, it's our speciality!
In this page :
Corcovado National Park Eco-Lodge & Tour
4 days / 3 nights (or +)
Tortuguero National Park Eco-Lodge & Tour
4 days / 3 nights (or +)
Trogon Eco-Lodge Package
3 days / 2 nights (or +)
Manuel Antonio Nat. Park & Beach Package
3 days / 2 nights (or +)
Tambor Beach Resort 4* Hotel Stay
3 days / 2 nights (or +)
See also:
Costa Rica One Day Tours
Costa Rica RAFTING Trips (1 to 6 days)
LONG stays and tours (4 to 15 days)

Corcovado
National Park
Eco-Lodge & Tour

4 days / 3 nights (or +)

Lodging & Meals at the Marenco Beach & Rainforest Lodge, including air and land transportation. A charming ecolodge offering excellent birdwatching and nature trails. The lodge is located South of Bahia Drake inside the Osa Peninsula, very near the Cordovado National Park.

Marenco Beach & Rainforest Lodge is a privately-owned nature reserve and lodge located directly on a peaceful beach in what is probably Costa Rica's greatest natural endowment: the rain forest and scenic coastal regions and beaches of the Osa Peninsula.


THIS PACKAGE INCLUDES:
  • Transfers from San Jose by minibus and river boat on the Rio Sierpe (we pick you up at the airport or hotel on day 1);
  • Transfer back to San Jose by domestic flight on last day;
  • Charming bungalow room with private bathroom, 3 nights;
  • All meals (served 3 times a day based on a family style fixed menu);
  • A detailed traveller's dossier delivered to your door by FedEx at least 15 days prior to your departure day;
  • Our 24/24 emergency assistance service;
  • Local taxes (16.39%).
Optional local guide services and local transports to / from the Corcovado National Park are paid directly at the lodge.


PRICE:
4 days / 3 nights tour: from
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499 $US / pers. (dbl occ.)
One extra day & night including all meals: +
99 $US / pers. (dbl occ.)

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Tortuguero
National Park
Eco-Lodge & Tour

4 days / 3 nights (or +)

Explore Tortuguero, a land of incredible biological diversity where, at night, from July to September, impressive Green Sea Turtles nest on the beach. A tropical sanctuary for more than 300 different species of birds and a natural habitat for an amazing array of wildlife; such as monkeys, crocodiles and iguanas (among many others).

Discover the lush vegetation that abounds in the midst of the Rainforest. Tortuguero is a navigable network of lakes and canals that cross the National Park from Southeast to Northwest accessible only by boat or air - there are no roads to get there.

During your stay, enjoy a pool surrounded by exotic gardens and relax in the ranchos with hammocks. Comfortable rooms with ceiling fans provide tranquil garden views. Stroll through the nature trails or take a leisurely walk on the pristine beach in front of your lodge..


THIS TOUR INCLUDES:
  • Transfers to and from the airport (or to / from hotel of your choice in San Jose);
  • Round trip land and boat transportation;
  • The services of a professional bilingual naturalist guide throughout the tour;
  • Lodging three nights in a beautiful lodge nestled in the lush rainforest on a sand bar between the Tortuguero Canals and the Caribbean Ocean;
  • Boat tours on the canals and walks in the National Park;
  • All excellent meals (full board) exept evening meal on day 4;
  • Our 24/24 emergency assistance service;
  • Local taxes (16.39%).



PRICE:
4 days / 3 nights tour: from 395 $US (dbl occ.)
One extra day & night including all meals: +
99 $US / pers. (dbl occ.)

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Trogon Eco-Lodge
Package & Tour

3 days / 2 nights (or +)

The Peaceful Trogon Lodge is located in San Gerardo de Dota, near Cerro de la Muerte, Costa Rica's highest peak.

The drive takes approximately 2 hours from San José heading southeast in the Pan-American highway. As we drive up the Cordillera de Talamanca - the highest mountain chain in Costa Rica - marvelous views appears before our eyes : amazing cloud forest and mountain landscapes, carrot & potato plantationsm and on a clear day, general overviews of the Cartago Province and Valley.

At an altitude of 7000 ft / 2200 m. above sea level, surrounded by the unspoiled environment of the area amidst dazzling & colourful flowers and centennial oak trees showing their impressive roots, sits the Trogon Lodge.

The song of the Resplendent Quetzal, in its magical fly, is a sample of the exuberant biodiversity that lives in the area. A collage of green trees and mountains - a peaceful setting enhanced by the sounds of the river in its endless travel through the rocks - lets you feel nature and see it come alive in a place where the mist of the scenery sets the mood for those searching to get away from it all.


THIS TOUR INCLUDES:
  • Transfers to and from the airport (or to / from hotel of your choice in San Jose);
  • The services of a professional bilingual naturalist guide throughout the tour;
  • Lodging two nights in a beautiful lodge nestled in the lush rainforest in a private reserve ;
  • All excellent meals (full board) exept evening meal on day 3.
  • Our 24/24 emergency assistance service;
  • Local taxes (16.39%).



PRICE:
3 days / 2 nights tour: from 395 $US / pers. (dbl occ.)
One extra day & night including all meals: +99 $US / pers. (dbl occ.)

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Manuel Antonio
National Park
& Beach Package

3 days / 2 nights (or +)

Beach Stay in Manuel Antonio, Charming 3* Hotel-Apartment

Hotel Costa Verde is located on a coastal rainforest bluff overlooking the Pacific beaches of Manuel Antonio National Park near Quepos, Costa Rica. Its many amenities make Costa Verde a perfect destination for those seeking adventure travel, ecotourism, sports fishing or just the tranquillity of white sand beaches and magnificent ocean views only a short walk from the Manuel Antonio National Park.

Rooms: jungle and ocean views, kitchenette, two queen-size beds, A/C, ceiling fans, cable TV, post & beam hardwood construction. Location B2 on the map.

Inclusions: land transfers from / to San Jose, standard room, local taxes (16.39%), 2 breakfasts and 2 evening meals.



THIS PACKAGE INCLUDES:
  • Transfers to and from the airport (or to / from hotel of your choice in San Jose);
  • Lodging two nights in a pleasant hotel-apartment room overlooking the ocean and a short distance form the Manuel Antonio National Park;
  • Two breakfasts;
  • Our 24/24 emergency assistance service;
  • Local taxes (16.39%).



PRICES:
In standard room :

Low season
(May 1st to Nov.17 )
335 $US  per pers. in dbl occ.
+ 95 $US per pers. per additional night

High season (Jan.2 to Apr.30 + Nov.18 to Dec.22)
360 $US per pers. in dbl occ.
+ 105 $US per pers. per additional night

Special season (Dec.23 to Jan. 1st)
460 $US per pers. in dbl occ.
+ 140 $US per pers. per additional night


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Playa Tambor
4* Beach Resort
3 days / 2 nights (or +)

Beach Stay in Tambor Beach
All inclusive 4* Hotel & Resort

The all-inclusive Barceló Tambor Beach resort is located on Playa Tambor - Bahia Ballena - it is a jewel on the southern tip of the Nicoya Peninsula. The volcanic sands and gentle swell of the sea, reflecting the brilliant blue sky, make this a perfect place for sunbathing, water sports, or simply strolling along the six kilometre beach. Awarded a Blue Flag, for safe clean beaches, the all-inclusive Barceló Tambor Beach provides families and couples with a place to play in the sun, take a dip in the calm turquoise waters, or experience a romantic sunset. A wide array of activities is proposed in the area, among which deep sea fishing, golfing, scuba diving, snorkelling, hiking and trekking, mountain biking and wildlife watching.

Rooms: bath with shower, two queen-size beds, A/C, ceiling fans, post & beam hardwood construction.



THIS PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Transfers from / to San Jose one way by domestic flight and one way by land;
  • Standard 4* hotel room;
  • All meals served buffet style and 1 out of 3 evening meals served a la carte in one of the restaurants of the hotel;
  • Local alcohol at the various hotel bars;
  • Daily scheduled activities, use of tennis courts and gym;
  • Our 24/24 emergency assistance service;
  • Local taxes (16.39%).




PRICE:
3 days / 2 nights tour: from 339 $US / pers. (dbl occ.)
One extra day & night including all meals: +
99 $US / pers. (dbl occ.)

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Comparing our tours and prices with others, consider...

  • The number of participants in the tour. The SIZE of the group has a major incidence on the quality of the services provided by the tour leader and the driver. Small groups remain personal unlike large groups.
  • What IS and what is NOT included in the tours & services you compare.
  • Our tours respect the principals of ecotourism. Our guides, staff members and providers are meticulously selected to meet our exacting requirements and standards and they are remunerated equitably and considered with great esteem as we much value their participation to our mission.
  • The quality standards of the services and accommodations we provide in our tours are high and our customer service is exceptional. We are committed to offering the very best to our travellers before, during and after their trip.
  • We provide our travellers with the contact information of their tour manager who is available 7 days a week before and during the tour to promptly assist them with any situation or simply answer questions or doubts before the tour starts.


Procedures and deadlines summary:

  1. Upon reception of your booking request we will send you a booking confirmation & invoice (or another offer if the requested services cannot be confirmed).
  2. Upon reception of your invoice, you must send us your initial deposit (30% of the tour price + 100% of flights and/or travel insurance, if these services are booked through us). We accept all major credit cards, checks, wire transfers and cash.
  3. Your final payment must be received 45 days prior to your tour departure.
  4. We send you your travel documents by FedEx courier 30 days prior to your tour departure (or before). We also send you (at the same time) an electronic version (PDF document sent by email) of your documents to keep as a backup copy in your files.
    All payments received are confirmed by our accounting dpt. the next day with an updated account statement sent by email.

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Serving international travellers since 1996
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In Costa Rica, Canada & across Latin America

Tel. Canada  /  Unites States (toll free) :
(+1) 866-679-7070  
Tel. Costa Rica (local call in all regions) : (+506) 4000-1935
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