Be mesmerized by the Ancient Aztec and Maya Civilization, still visible in Mexican art and culture today. Enjoy these ancient sites of Teotihuacan before travelling to Cuba, where it seems time has stood still. See the cities of Havana, Cienfuegos, Santa Clara and Trinidad, before visiting the natural beauties of Costa Rica.
- Day 1: AUKLAND –DALLAS - MEXICO CITY
- Day 2: MEXICO CITY (B)
- Day 3: MEXICO CITY (B)
- Day 4: MEXICO CITY–HAVANA (B)
- Day 5: HAVANA (B)
- Day 6: HAVANA (B, L)
- Day 7: HAVANA – SANTA CLARA–TRINIDAD (B, L)
- Day 8: TRINIDAD (B)
- Day 9: TRINIDAD (B, L)
- Day 10: TRINIDAD – CIENFUEGOS–HAVANA (B, L)
- Day 11: HAVANA – SAN JOSE (B)
- Day 12: SAN JOSE–TORTUGUERO NATIONAL PARK (B, L, D)
- Day 13: TORTUGUERO AREA (B, L, D)
- Day 14: TORTUGUERO – ARENAL VOLCANO (B, L)
- Day 15: ARENAL VOLCANO AREA (B, D)
- Day 16: ARENAL VOLCANO – MONTEVERDE (B)
- Day 17: MONTEVERDE AREA (B)
- Day 18: MONTEVERDE–SAN JOSE (B)
- Day 19: SAN JOSE – DALLAS – AUCKLAND (B)
- Day 20: IN FLIGHT
- Day 21: ARRIVE IN AUCKLAND
On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
Half day city tour of Mexico City including the Metropolitan Cathedral and the Museum of Anthropology.
Full day tour visiting the Shrine of Guadalupe and the impressive Aztec archaeological site of the Moon and the Sun.
Morning flight to Havana.
On arrival, transfer to your hotel.
Morning walking tour of Old Havana. Be immersed in its history and charm as you wander through the labyrinth of streets that lead to the beautiful Plaza Vieja.
This afternoon enjoy a unique experience on a panoramic city tour in a ‘vintage car’.
Full day tour to the scenic Viñales Valley and its famous tobacco plantations.
Overland transfer to Trinidad visiting en route Santa Clara. Morning tour of the history-rich Santa Clara town, including a visit to the Che Guevara Mausoleum. Enjoy some typical Cuban food, before continuing on to Viñales.
Half day tour of Trinidad. This tour takes you on a fantastic journey through this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Wander through the historic center, rich with stunning colonial architecture, vibrant atmosphere and friendly people.
Hiking tour in Topes de Collantes Nature Reserve. Explore the Escambray mountain range
characterized by steep peaks, deep valleys and exuberant vegetation. Visit the picturesque 60-metre waterfall of Caburni, followed by a refreshing cocktail and lunch.
Overland transfer to Havana via Cienfuegos. Unveil the secrets of this beautiful colonial city founded by French settlers and known as ‘The Pearl of the South’, due to its elegance and stunning natural bay. Enjoy some typical Cuban food, before continuing on to Havana
At leisure until your transfer out to the airport for your flight to Costa Rica.
On arrival transfer to your hotel.
Morning departure to the Tortuguero area, passing by Braulio Carrillo National Park, a flora and fauna sanctuary covered by an emerald-green mass of vegetation. Board boats for the two hour journey to your lodge. Free afternoon to visit the Tortuguero village.
Today you will explore the secondary canals of this paradisiacal place and get closer to nature. From July through September you can take the optional turtle-watching tour during the evening.
Transfer to the Caño Blanco dock and onto the Arenal volcano area.
Check in and overnight at selected hotel.
Enjoy optional activities such as canopy, horseback riding, exploring the Venado Caves, canyoning and much more. In the afternoon, you can walk through lava trails of the volcano or take a dip in the hot springs.
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, transfer to the Monteverde area and overnight at Fonda Vela hotel.
Take an exciting tour to the Sky Walk, a network of suspension bridges, platforms and
trails built in the cloud forest.
Return by road to San Jose. Optional: Extend your journey to visit the Manuel Antonio pristine beaches.
Transfer to San Jose airport for your flight home.
Arrive in Auckland
*Prices can change on more than one factor such as accomodation, availability, etc.
|AIR & LAND (EX Auckland)||Single||Twin / Double|
|Tourist Class (Low Season)||$11,641.00||$8,977.00 / person|
|First Class (Low Season)||$14,770.00||$11,631.00 / person|
|Tourist Class (High Season)||$13,151.00||$10,487.00 / person|
|First Class (High Season)||$16,280.00||$13,141.00 / person|
|LAND & *INTERNAL AIR ONLY * Ex Dallas||Single||Twin / Double|
|Tourist Class (Low Season)||$9,003.00||$6,339.00 / person|
|First Class (Low Season)||$12,132.00||$8,993.00 / person|