Río Celeste-Tenorio

3 Days - 2 Nights | From: $461

 Be enchanted by the beauty of this blue dream site, visit this magical place and be integrated into this extraordinary National Park of blissful nature.



Day 1 – San Jose - Bijagua de Upala

Arrival to Bijagua, small typical town between the Tenorio and the Miravalles Volcanoes, a peaceful place inhabited by warm and friendly people; Bijagua is the gate to the Volcán Tenorio National Park. At the arrival to the hotel, you can visit the town, take a light walk around the hotel or relax and enjoy of a wonderful bath in a Jacuzzi with the spectacular view of the valley. Lodging. (B) 
Day 2 – Río Celeste
Breakfast  and Tour to the Volcán Tenorio National Park, where we’ll start the hike to Río Celeste; this is a hike for people well fit, where we will walk through the secondary forest and later to the cloud forest, until we found the colorful spectacle of Río Celeste. We’ll find the Blue Lake with boiling waters and the “teñideros” (dyers), where the water loses its natural color to change in the deep light blue that makes it unique. Take a deep bathe in the thermal waters and enjoy a delicious snack. Later you will discover one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world: the Río Celeste Waterfall. At the end of the tour, enjoy a typical lunch and return to the hotel, where you can see the sunset between the two volcanoes. (B) (L)
Day 3 – Bijagua - San José
After breakfast we will leave this extraordinary spot and take the road back home. End of the trip … or select another getaway.... (B)




  • Round trip ground transportation from San Jose
  • 2 nights at selected hotel, STD room
  • Taxes on lodging (13%) and meals (23%) described
  • Full support services by each local operator


  • 2 breakfast

Included Tours

  • Volcán Tenorio NP
  • Rio Celeste Hike


Not Included

  • Meals, tours and transportation not specified on each program
  • Personal expenses
  • Entrance fees to National Parks
  • Tips to maids, bell boys, guides/drivers 




  DBLSingle SupplementTPLCHD
Tenorio LodgeHigh season47186461143
Tenorio LodgeLow season47186461143
Rio Celeste Hideaway*High season61622757980
Rio Celeste Hideaway*Low season55516653680


  • Prices are per person in USD$
  • HIGH SEASON 2011: March, April, July, August, December
  • LOW SEASON 2011: May, June, September, October, November
  • *Children below 8 years can’t make the tour