Coastal Adventure: Costa Rica to Peru

12 Days
San Jose to Lima
From (AUD)
$ 12,865
Dates & Pricing

2020 San Jose > Lima

Face to Face with Wonder

Explore one of the most ecologically diverse places on the planet; landscapes of rainforest lakes, tropical beaches, volcanoes and an impressive variety of wildlife.
On this voyage of discovery, you will explore some of the most fascinating archaeological sites, vibrant cultures and brilliant cities along the South American coastline from Costa Rica to Peru that will make this voyage truly unforgettable.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
401C
Duration:
12 days
Departure City:
San Jose
Return City:
Lima

Selected Itinerary

12 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - San José > Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica

    Transfer from San José Airport and board Scenic Eclipse in the early afternoon, your home away from home and platform to explore beautiful Costa Rica and Panama.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Isla Tortugas & Curu National Park

    This morning, you awake in a tropical paradise, Isla Tortugas. Remote & pristine, it will ease you gently into your Costa Rica adventure, with unspoiled white beaches and snorkelling.
    Very few visitors will experience the wonder of Curu: ocelots, puma, margay cats, collared peccari, coyote, anteaters and otters roam this island; in the trees look for howler and capuchin monkeys and over 232 species for birds.  This very special and exclusive access shows man and wildlife can live side by side.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Quepos

    Whether a wildlife lover, thrill seeker or budding chef, today we have an array of activities that will suit you.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - At Sea

    Enjoy a relaxed day at sea on board Scenic Eclipse.  There is ample time to rejuvenate.  Why not choose a class in one of the fitness spaces or try one of the therapy lounges in the Spa Sanctuary?

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Darién National Park, Panama

    Darién National Park is one of the most important World Heritage-listed sites in Central America and is only accessible by water on a small ship. A natural bridge spanning the two Americas, it houses a myriad of habitats, ranging from rocky coastlines and sandy beaches to mangroves. It is one of the few remaining examples in the world of a protected area inhabited by humans.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Utria National Park/ Nuquia Harbour, Colombia

    Sitting on Colombia’s Pacific coast is the lush tract of Utría National Park. From coral reefs and mangroves in the marine realm, to tropical rainforest and rocky beaches where sea turtles come to lay their eggs, few places in the world encompass the diversity of Utría’s ecosystems.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - At Sea

    Relaxation beckons with so many choices on board you will wonder how time passes so quickly.  Choose one of the daily activities including a class in Scenic Epicure, join an entertaining discussion in the Theatre, or make time for your own fitness regime.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Isla de la Plata, Ecuador

    Isla de la Plata is a small island off Ecuador's central coast.  Part of Machalilla National Park, the uninhabited island features beaches, headlands and shrub land. It's known for its many marine birds, like the blue-footed and masked boobies.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - At Sea

    Today the relaxation continues. Try a game of bridge or canasta in the Observatory or tempt your palate with a wine tasting with the Sommelier in Scenic Epicure.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Salaverry, Peru

    Salaverry is the gateway capital of Peru, allowing access to the picturesque Trujillo and the amazing ruins of Chan Chan, the largest earthen city of pre-Columbian America.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Isla Guanape

    Lying off the Pacific Ocean coast of Peru this small island chain is a wildlife refuge and home to large colonies of inquisitive Southern seas lions and hundreds of seabirds.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Lima (Callao), Chile

    Your cruise ends this morning in Callao as you say farewell to your crew. Disembark after breakfast and transfer to the airport for your flight homeward.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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