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Backroads of Central America

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Backroads of Central America - G Adventures
Backroads of Central America - G Adventures
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Starts
San Jose
Destinations
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Ends
Antigua
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Start in San Jose and end in Antigua! With the in-depth cultural tour Backroads of Central America, you have a 18 day tour package taking you from San Jose to Antigua and through San Jose, Costa Rica and 9 other destinations in Latin America. Backroads of Central America is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel, Guesthouse
Max Group Size
18
Transportation
Boat, Local Transport, Private Vehicle
Physical Rating
Active

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  • RA
    Written on May 19, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Overall amazing experience with great people and new places! So many opportunities for activities for all interests, great food, friendly locals and beautiful scenery. Would highly recommend!
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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
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  1. Day 1 San José
  2. Day 2 San José/La Fortuna
  3. Day 3 La Fortuna
  4. Day 4 La Fortuna/Monteverde
  5. Day 5 Monteverde
  6. Day 6 Monteverde/Isla de Ometepe (1D)
  7. Day 7 Isla de Ometepe (1B, 1D)
  8. Day 8 Isla de Ometepe/Granada (1B)
  9. Day 9 Granada
  10. Day 10 Granada/Poneloya
  11. Day 11 Poneloya
  12. Day 12 Poneloya/Suchitoto
  13. Day 13 Suchitoto/Concepción de Ataco
  14. Day 14 Concepción de Ataco
  15. Day 15 Concepción de Ataco/Copán
  16. Day 16 Copán
  17. Day 17 Copán/Antigua Guatemala
  18. Day 18 Antigua Guatemala

What's included

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  • Accommodation

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  • Guide

  • Meals

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  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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  • Insurance

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

Colon
Costa Rica
C$
Cordoba
Nicaragua
$
Dollar
El Salvador
L
Lempira
Honduras
Q
Quetzal
Guatemala

Plugs & Adapters

Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras and GuatemalaGuatemalaGuatemala

Visa

Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

Vaccinations

These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Typhoid
Recommended for Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala. Ideally 10 days before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Nicaragua, Honduras and Guatemala. Ideally 3 months before travel.

Policies

Location
San Jose is the starting point and Antigua is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request G Adventures to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of $250 to confirm this G Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 31 July 2018 the full payment of $1,521 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1521 for Backroads of Central America, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable. But, the deposit is fully transferable to future bookings with G Adventures.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for G Adventures tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 1,133 km.
  • San Jose (Costa Rica)
  • 86 km
  • La Fortuna (Costa Rica)
  • 6 km
  • Arenal Volcano (Costa Rica)
  • 25 km
  • Monteverde (Costa Rica)
  • 163 km
  • Ometepe Island (Nicaragua)
  • 58 km
  • Granada (Nicaragua)
  • 400 km
  • Suchitoto (El Salvador)
  • 89 km
  • Concepcion de Ataco (El Salvador)
  • 132 km
  • Copan Ruinas (Honduras)
  • 173 km
  • Antigua (Guatemala)

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