9 days / 8 nights
Alajuela – Hacienda AltaGracia – Papagayo Gulf

This 9-day itinerary will stimulate your senses and revitalize your spirit! Arrive in San Jose and stay at a unique boutique hotel overlooking the Central Valley. From there travel south to Hacienda AltaGracia in Perez Zeledon. At this Auberge Resort discover Costa Rica’s finest of country living in an intimate hacienda setting. End your trip by the Pacific Ocean in the exclusive Andaz Resort in the Papagayo Gulf. Let us know what is your ideal visit to Costa Rica and at Elements we will prepare an unforgettable experience for you.

Day 01.Arrival in San Jose, Costa Rica

Meet & Greet at the San Jose International Airport and private transfer to the Xandari Resort, located in the outskirts of Alajuela City and with impressive views to the valley. Check-in and overnight at Xandari Resort & Spa

Day 02.Alajuela – Hacienda AltaGracia

(B) Private transfer to the San Jose Local Airport to connect with a domestic flight to Perez Zeledon. Upon arrival you will be greeted by the Hacienda AltaGracia staff and transfer to the hotel. At AltaGracia you will experience an undiscovered side of Costa Rica. Nestled among the rolling hills and lush mountain tops of Pérez Zeledón surrounded by untainted natural beauty in what is the last unexplored area of Costa Rica. Hacienda AltaGracia, an Auberge Resort, offers a purely authentic Costa Rican experience in an intimate hacienda setting. Check-in and overnight at Hacienda AltaGracia

Day 03.Hacienda AltaGracia

(B) After breakfast you will be picked up for the Santa María Trail Horseback Riding Experience at Hacienda AltaGracia. Embark on an equestrian experience that you will be sure to remember for years to come. Begin at AltaGracia’s world-class equestrian center where you will get to know your horse. Then allow our guides to accompany you through unpaved trails throughout the Hacienda property where you will get to enjoy unsurpassed views of the Brunqueña and Talamanca Mountains. Free afternoon to some exciting optional onsite tours like: hiking, mountain biking or garden walk.Overnight at Hacienda AltaGracia

Day 04.Hacienda AltaGracia

(B) This morning enjoy the serenity of your surroundings at the Auberge Spa as you practice a 60-minute meditation to stimulate your mind and invigorate your body. Balance of the day to enjoy the Auberge Spa at Hacienda AltaGracia. Inspired by the healing traditions of Costa Rica the spa is a sanctuary for relaxation and rejuvenation. Allow us to treat you head to toe with deeply nurturing treatments and therapies that incorporate fresh local ingredients and leave you with a sense of warmth and wellbeing. Overnight at Hacienda AltaGracia

Day 05.Hacienda AltaGracia – Papagayo Gulf

(B) Morning transfer to the airstrip to connect with a domestic flight to Liberia (connecting flights in San Jose). Upon arrival you will be met by one of our drivers for the transfer to the Papagayo Gulf. Check-in and overnight at Andaz Papagayo Resort

Day 06.Private Snorkeling & Sunset Cruise

(B) Free morning to enjoy the resort facilities. At 01:30 pm you will be picked for the private Snorkeling & Sunset Cruise. Imagine a snorkeling excursion where you can encounter turtles, dolphins and discover the abundant sea gentle inlets and coves to the dramatic, isolated shoreline of the surrounding Santa Rosa National Park. Our unique snorkeling tour takes guests to locations, only available via boat, for prime snorkeling. Every trip is focused on delivering a safe and unforgettable exploration of the Costa Rican waters. All of our trips are private and tailored to the guests’ preferences. On the way back to your resort we will enjoy the sunset! Overnight at Andaz Papagayo Resort

Day 07-08.Papagayo Gulf

(B) Days at leisure to enjoy the resort facilities and relax at the resort’s secluded beach. Overnight at Andaz Papagayo Resort

Day 09.Papagayo Gulf – Liberia International Airport

(B) According to the departure time of your international flight, private transfer to the Liberia International Airport. End of our services!

RATE: From $3.345 per person in double occupancy
Rates are in USA dollars to be used as a reference. For exact pricing and package availability please provide us your travel dates.

Itinerary Highlights

  • Spoil yourself in Spas inspired by the healing traditions of Costa Rica and using fresh local ingredients.
  • Enjoy your private terrace at Xandari Resort facing spectacular views of Costa Rica's majestic Central Valley.
  • Experience an undiscovered side of Costa Rica and the hacienda lifestyle at AltaGracia Resort.
  • Cruise Guanacaste’s Golden Coast in your private luxury yacht.
  • Andaz Resort two exclusive golden sand beaches are perfect for relaxing and fun water activities.