Way to San Jose

Way to San Jose information and booking

from
$1285
  • Duration
    17
    days
  • Physical rating
    4
  • Culture Shock
    6
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Schedule Details

Departs from
Antigua
Accommodation
Hotel
Group Size
Maximum of 16 travellers per group
Transportation
Boat, Bus, Taxi

Highlights

Travel through the heart of Central America, Covet local handcrafts in Antigua's markets, Tour through the ancient Mayan ruins at Copan, Frolic into cool Caribbean waters off Roatan Island, Spot the world's only freshwater sharks in Lake Nicaragua , Explore the steamy Monteverde cloud forest, Visit La Fortuna's impressive Arenal Volcano, Admire the dramatic scenery surrounding San Jose, Feast on fiery Central American cuisine, Enjoy a cruisy day sightseeing in Granada, Find a comfy patch of grass in Comayagua's Parque Central

Tour description provided by Intrepid

Get ready for a fast-paced adventure through the best of Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica. From oceans teeming with marine life to cloud forests alive with jungle melodies, this pocket of Central America is something of a natural paradise. Whether you're shopping in colonial Antigua, exploring the intricately carved Copan ruins, diving into the crystal blue waters of Honduras' Roatan Islands or taking a night tour of Arenal Volcano in La Fortuna, you'll get a wonderful insight into Central America during this incredible adventure.

Itinerary

Day 1 Antigua
Declared a World Heritage site due to its well-preserved buildings, Antigua is a bewitching city sheltered between three volcanoes with wonderful food and atmospheric streets.
Days 2-3 Copan
The southernmost of the great Mayan sites for which Central America is famed, the ancient ruins of Copan feature huge carved faces staring out from ancient walls.
Days 4-6 Roatan Island
Roatan Island is one of the famous Bay Islands - an archipelago of coral islands set in the Caribbean known for their laidback atmosphere and amazing underwater treasures.
Day 7 Comayagua
Picturesque colonial beauty meets modern life in Comayagua. This historic political centre has a wealth of Spanish Colonial architecture, including some of Central America's most impressive churches.
Days 8-9 Granada
Oozing with colonial charm, Granada is the oldest city of the 'New World' - it was founded on the shores of Lake Nicaragua in 1524.
Days 10-11 Ometepe Island
Beautifully located within Lake Nicaragua, Ometepe Island is formed by two volcanoes which rise from the lake. Its hourglass shape is home to great beaches, fascinating petroglyphs and diverse wildlife.
Days 12-13 Monteverde
Monteverde's Cloud Forest Reserve is a true nature lover's paradise. Lush, green and teeming with colourful butterflies, unique plants and exotic creatures.
Days 14-15 La Fortuna/Arenal Volcano National Park
Sitting in the shadow of Costa Rica's majestic Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna offers steaming hot springs and endless outdoor activities.
Days 16-17 San Jose
With over half the country's population living within its parameters, San Jose is a bustling city with lively markets, intriguing museums and a dynamic atmosphere.