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Arrival Departure Rooms Adults/Room Children (*)
Recommended Stay 2-4 Nights
(*) 10 year olds and younger sharing room with parents.
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  • September 1st to December 18th, 2015, Reserve 2 nights, get a 3rd free.
  • Christmas and New Year's, check with us for availability, we have openings.
  • January 4th 2016, get a 30% discount for this night only.
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Odyssey
(3 Days / 2 Nights) From $548 per person depending on the season. Scroll down for details

Two nights at Monteverde Lodge, a guided tour to either the Santa Elena Cloud Forest or the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, a guided tour of the Monteverde Lodge Gardens and 5 meals in the El Jardin Restaurant (#1 on Trip Advisor for the area). Depending on your luck and patience, you may observe the Resplendent Quetzal (January -July).

Meal codes: (B) Breakfast, (L) Lunch, (D) Dinner.

Day 1: Pick Up Point to Monteverde (D)

  • Transfer from your pick up point to Monteverde Lodge
  • Lunch on your own at the Lodge or in town
  • Guided tour of Lodge cloud forest gardens
  • Enjoy the solar heated garden pool
  • Dinner and overnight at Monteverde Lodge

Ask about adding a twilight hike through the Ecological sanctuary!

Day 2: Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve (B,L,D)

  • Breakfast
  • Hike one of Monteverde's Cloud Forest Reserves with a local naturalist guide, depending on which is better
  • Lunch
  • Enjoy the Lodge grounds or an additional activity in the area for the afternoon
  • Dinner and overnight at Monteverde Lodge

Day 3: Monteverde to Drop Off Point (B,L)

  • Morning free to continue to explore the region
  • After lunch, say goodbye to the Lodge and transfer to your drop off point

Pick Up and Drop Off Points

We pick up and drop off at hotels in any of the following areas, so that you can work Monteverde into the flow of your Costa Rica itinerary. Estimated drive times are in parentheses.

  • San Jose (3.5-4 hours)
  • Manuel Antonio (4.5 hours)
  • Golfo Papagayo (4.5-5 hours)
  • Coco - Ocotal (4.5-5 hours)
  • Tamarindo- Conchal- Flamingo (4.5-5 hours)
  • Montezuma – Santa Teresa (6-7 hours – you’ll cross the Gulf of Nicoya via ferry)
  • Arenal (3-4 hours)

Transfers from every destination outside of San Jose will be conducted by a recommended shuttle company. They operate as a shuttle – picking up and dropping off travelers at a series of different hotels. We pick the best operators available and work with them constantly (some would probably call it hassling) to impart high standards, but unfortunately we can’t guarantee that a Costa Rica Expeditions level of service always applies. Upon being picked up the shuttle will then visit other area hotels before embarking on the journey, and the same will be true when you arrive at your destination.

If this type of shuttle transfer is not to your liking, consult with us about setting up a private transfer in a Costa Rica Expeditions van. Add in a guide and turn your transfer into a true travel experience.

IMPORTANT: We do not pick up at private residences or at hotels that are located outside of the range specified above. If you need help arranging transportation from a private residence or from a location outside our route, let us know.

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This package has a starting price of $548 per person in a River View Downstairs Room, with two people sharing the room.

You can explore different pricing based on number of people, room category and through adding extra nights in our Reservation System. An extra night includes one night’s lodging and three meals.

Monteverde Cloudforest Odyssey (3 Days / 2 Nights) Forest View Downstairs Room Rate for the rest of the year 2015 Rate for the Holiday Seasons Rate for the rest of the year 2016
Jan 07 - Dec 18, 2015 Dec 19, 2015 - Jan 05, 2016 Jan 04, 2016 - Dec 18, 2016
Price sharing a
Double Room
$548 $582 $568
Price in a Single Room $772 $862 $803
Price sharing a Triple Room $500 $526 $520
Child Rate-Sharing with Parents 0-10 years old $130 $130 $130
* Ask about our extra days at Monteverde Lodge and Tortuga Lodge.
* Prices above are per person and include taxes.

IMPORTANT NOTE LUGGAGE LIMITATION: When flying or traveling by boat within Costa Rica a maximum of 30 pounds of luggage is allowed per person. The 30 lb weight limit for flights or boat trips within Costa Rica does not mean that you need to limit yourself to 30 lbs of baggage for your entire trip to Costa Rica. While it always makes sense to travel light, you can bring more than 30 lbs of luggage. We are happy to store your excess luggage in San Jose, and catch it up to you as soon as your return from your excursion. Arrangements can be made to permit more luggage per person at considerable extra cost.

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Child Policies

Lodging: Up to two children ages 10 or younger stay free when sharing a room with two adults.

Meals: Ages 0-5 eat free. Ages 6-10 receive 50% off meal plans and packages. We also offer a children’s menu.

Tours: Policies vary depending on the activity. When child rates are available they will be passed along.

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Office: 011 (+506) 2257-0766
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