Celestial Water and Adventure Retreat

Visit: Rincon de la Vieja, Bijagua and Tamarindo

January 11 – January 18, 2020

  • Days: 8 Days/ 7 Nights
  • Group Size: 8 – 12
  • Double Occupancy: $3,150
  • Single Occupancy: $4,130

Overview

The Celestial Water and Adventure Retreat℠ in Costa Rica takes you to paradise for 8 days and 7 nights. This retreat is your opportunity to explore the Guanacaste province in northwestern Costa Rica. Known for its beaches and biodiverse parkland, your destinations in Guanacaste will include Rincon de la Vieja, Bijagua and Tamarindo. Activities curated for you in each location will allow you to submerse yourself in the natural beauty of the country.

You will experience a combination of active adventures and relaxation during this retreat. Get your adrenaline flowing on hikes at national parks, zip lining, rock climbing, tubing, horseback riding and kayaking. Round out your retreat unwinding on white sand beaches, bathing in pools under waterfalls, soaking in volcanically heated hot springs, sitting amidst lush tropical gardens and exploring magical blue rivers.

Your sense of adventure and much needed restoration will come just as naturally as the beauty around you. Whether you’re observing the plethora of wildlife, lounging on the beaches, ziplining through canyons, or indulging in spa treatments, your Celestial Water and Adventure Retreat will be exactly what you desire and deserve.

Features

  • Led by an experienced retreat curator of fitness and wellness excursions in Costa Rica over the past 5 years
  • The retreat is led by the owner of LOTUS Fitness, a certified fitness professional with 19 years of personal training and group fitness experience
  • Group fitness, yoga and stretch classes taught during the retreat by the trip curator and other certified fitness professionals
  • *Video and Photo packages of your activities and excursions available after the tour (for an additional cost)
  • *Commemorative T-Shirt available after the tour (for an additional cost)

Highlights

  • Enjoy stunning views of the most active and largest volcano in Guanacaste
  • Swim in waterfalls
  • Restore and rejuvenate in a therapeutic mud bath
  • Hike through dense, lush, tropical rainforest
  • Relax in 10 volcanically heated hot springs
  • 3 nights stay at a beach front resort

Activities

  • Hike through Rincon de la Vieja Volcano National Park
  • See the magnificent Celeste River while hiking through Tenorio Volcano National Park
  • Horseback Riding
  • Tubing Adventure
  • Canyon Canopy Tour (Zip lining)
  • Biking Tour
  • Participate in LOTUS Fitness stretch and fitness sessions
  • Observe various wildlife – 300 different bird species, armadillos, collared peccaries, iguanas, snakes, white-nosed coatis, and white-faced, howler and spider monkeys
  • Spa treatments available (not included in retreat package) *

Tentative Itinerary

Day 1 (January 11): Arrive at Liberia International Airport – Transportation to 1st Resort in Rincon de la Vieja – Hacienda Guachipelin

Day 2 (January 12): Full Day Adventure – Ziplining, Tubing Adventure, Hot Springs, Horseback riding

Day 3 (January 13): Travel to 2nd Resort in Bijagua – Celeste Mountain Lodge. Afternoon bike tour of Bijagua.

Day 4 (January 14): Hiking Excursion in Tenorio Volcano National Park

Day 5 (January 15): Travel to 3rd Resort in Tamarindo – Tamarindo Diria. Check out the Live Webcam

Free day to explore the beach and the close by town, Tamarindo. Watch the sunset on the beach. Evening Stretch Session/Yoga on the beach

Day 6 (January 16): Sailing and snorkeling excursion

Day 7(January 17): Morning LOTUS Fitness class on the beach. Free Day to explore the beach and close by town, Tamarindo

Day 8 (January 18): Flight from Liberia International Airport (LIA) back to US destinations (book for an afternoon after 12noon)

What’s Included

  • Round-trip international airfare from your point of departure in the United States to Liberia International Airport, Costa Rica (LIA)
  • Resort and hotel accommodations
  • Breakfast every day
  • Lunch included with each tour
  • Most dinners – note detailed itinerary
  • Group Tours
  • Fitness sessions
  • Stretch/yoga sessions
  • Ground transportation and tips
  • Tips for all group meals

What’s Not Included

  • Baggage fees for round trip flights to and from Costa Rica
  • Cost for meals eaten on the “free days” without the group and tips
  • Tips for hotel room cleaning service/concierge
  • Cab rides/transportation used on “free days” or for any activity not on the itinerary
  • Any activity not on the itinerary unless otherwise notified by retreat organizer

One-Time Full Payment

Booking Deadline: November 1, 2019

Double Occupancy: $3,150
Single Occupancy:  $4,130

Installment Payment Options

Installment payments are allowed after the initial $350 deposit is made. Full payment for the Celestial Water and Adventure Retreat℠ is required by November 1, 2019.

  • Deposit Due:                                                          April 1, 2019
    • $350 for both double/single occupancy
  • 1st Installment Due:                                            May 1, 2019
    • $450 (double occupancy)
    • $540 (single occupancy)
  • 2nd Installment Due:                                           June 1, 2019
    • $450 (double occupancy)
    • $540 (single occupancy)
  • 3rd Installment Due:                                            July 1, 2019
    • $450 (double occupancy)
    • $540 (single occupancy)
  • 4th Installment Due:                                            August 1, 2019
    • $450 (double occupancy)
    • $540 (single occupancy)
  • 5th Installment Due:                                            September 1, 2019
    • $450 (double occupancy)
    • $540 (single occupancy)
  • 6th Installment Due:                                            October 1, 2019
    • $450 (double occupancy)
    • $540 (single occupancy)
  • 7th Final Installment Due:                                   November 1, 2019
    • $450 (double occupancy)
    • $540 (single occupancy)