We have carefully designed for you a series of packages from which you can
choose when making a reservation at Guayabo Lodge. All the packages have a discount on the lodging,
so they will be more economical that making each individual reservation. Please write to us
if you are interested in using our package deals or if you want us to help you put together
your dream vacation in this beautiful area.
4 Day 3 Nights Adventure Package
(For grownups that can take an adrenaline rush)
Arrival in the afternoon and check in at Guayabo Lodge. You will receive a welcome
cocktail at our ‘Smoky Volcano Bar’ . You now have time to relax and enjoy
the beautiful surroundings you are in, walk around the gardens, read or participate
in an optional Tropical Cooking Class or Garden Course Module*. Dinner at the
lodge will be served at 7 pm.
Day 2 Rafting Adventure
After breakfast you will be picked up for you first adventure tour: rafting on the
famous Pacuare River. This river is regarded as one of the top ten rivers in the
world for white water rafting. You will experience class III and IV rapids and during
your trip you will enjoy breathtaking sceneries of rainforest, waterfalls and wildlife
such as sloths, monkeys and many different bird species. People from all over the
world travel to Turrialba just to experience the rapids of this unique river. During
the trip you will have lunch on the river bank. You will arrive back at the lodge
around 5 pm. Dinner at the lodge will be served at 7 pm.
Day 3 Choose from 2 tours:
1. Quad tour to the Aquiares Waterfall (2 pax min.)
After a good breakfast you will be heading off to a 2 hour quad tour (10 to 12 am)
that will take you to the Aquiares waterfall. You will pass through scenic rural areas,
the little town of Aquiares (part of the oldest coffee estate of the region), and
down to the famous waterfall on the Turrialba River. Back at the lodge a hearty
lunch will be waiting for you. The rest of your afternoon is free.
2 Canyoning and Rappelling (2 pax min.)
This popular sport is a 3 to 4 hour adrenaline adventure involving rappelling trees
and descending cliffs and waterfalls and zip lining through the treetops. Rated as
the best canyoning experience in Costa Rica, the Turrialba canyoning site also
includes walking across a 40mt. hanging bridge. The tour includes a lunch in
Turrialba after which you will be dropped off at the lodge.
Dinner will be served at 7 pm.
Day 4: Garden and birding tour; check out and departure
After an early breakfast, you will be taken on a beautiful tour with our Nature and
Bird specialist. This tour is a wonderful way to get to know the flora and fauna of
the Tropical Cloud Forest Region. The tour will be given from 8 to 10 am, after
which you will be offered a snack (fruit juice, coffee or tea, cake). Sadly this is
your last day at the lodge. Don’t forget to check out before 12 am!
*Please reserve optional tours in advance.
Tropical Cooking Class, or Garden Module: USD 70 per person, min. 2 persons
Included: 3 nights lodging (1 standard double); 3 dinners + 3 lunches per person,
1 drink per person on day of arrival, tours as stated in this package. Not Included: Transport (is on own, unless specifically stated); optional tours*,
drinks other than stated. What to bring: jeans, sweater, shorts, dry clothes, walking shoes, extra
gymshoes, sandals, rain/wind jacket, a hat, sunglasses, a bottle of water, insect
repellent, and sun block.