We took the best mountain biking opportunities offered by this land of diversity and combined them with the best White Water Rafting and our favorite beaches to create two different Bike Raft & Beach itineraries, this one to the Pacific and another one to the Caribbean.
Biking distance: 80 km / 50 miles
85% gravel/dirt roads
15% paved roads
Price: US $ 1080 p.p.
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*Private departures are possible with a minimum of two persons, depending on availability.
· Pick up and drop off at your hotel in San Jos� and vicinity
· 4 nights lodging and all taxes
· 4 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 2 dinners
· Support vehicle, mechanic, tools, water and hydrating drinks on biking days
· Licensed Bilingual local mountain biking guide
· White Water Rafting equipment and guides
Day 1 - Bike to Santa Clara
Ride from the top of the continental divide, through cloud forests and cattle farms, to the Santa Clara lowlands in northern Costa Rica.
During the afternoon we’ll shuttle to our hotel located in an operating cattle farm.
Day 2 - White Water Rafting / Sarapiqu� River
The emerald green waters of the Sarapiqu� River run for several miles through lush rainforest and between steep canyon walls. Our full day rafting trip involves lots of whitewater action, exotic wildlife and great scenery. Later we shuttle to the town of La Fortuna, which lies just east of Arenal Volcano where we’ll visit the famous thermal springs. We’ll finish the day with a traditional dinner with home made tortillas and a visit to a lookout point to see the red glow of the lava coming down from the crater of Arenal
Day 3 - Bike at the base of Arenal Volcano and the shore of Lake Arenal
Today we’ll ride at the base Arenal Volcano National Park and along the deserted southern shore of Lake Arenal. We’ll use an abandoned lane through secondary forest, crossing several streams and enjoying superb views of the lake and the volcano. In the afternoon we’ll drive to the popular S�mara Beach on the Pacific coast.
Day 4 - S�mara Beach
Bike ride along the coast at this tropical paradise. S�mara beach is also the perfect place to take surfing lessons, or simply sunbathe at the beach. Sea Kayaking, Snorkeling and a Canopy tour are also available.
Day 5 - Return
We’ll drive back to San Jos� after breakfast this morning.
Note: Departures on other days of the week are possible depending on availability with a minimum of two persons.
Call 1-866-465-4114 or contact us here for details.