Costa Rica Travel News – If you are travelling to Costa Rica for Semana Santa 2013 or if you live in Costa Rica and you are looking for activities to partake in on the Easter Holiday, many of the tour companies and other companies working in the tourism/service industry in Costa Rica are offering last minute specials.
If you are able to do a little research you might be able to have up to 50% on costs of some hotels and adventure tours in Costa Rica these Easter Holidays. One day discounts on tours, accommodations and rental cars are very common this semana santa.
The National Chamber of Tourism (Canatur) published a special section on its website for tourism businesses affiliated with the institution, to promote their special packages during the holidays.
Isabel Vargas, president of Canatur, said the Chamber has urged its members to provide packages that encourage and achieve an increased demand for tourism services for the local Costa Rica holiday vacationer.
Some of the special packages are the following:
Costa Rica Sky Adventures with adventure tours in Monteverde and Arenal from ¢ 26,000 ($52).
The Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel has a 30% discount on accommodation rates. The hotel is located in the Upala, Alajuela.
Tthe hotel Tetey Lodge in the Orosi Valley has a discount of 20% on lodging rates..
Day tours in the Manuel Antonio National Park Marino Ballena are also being offered at a discount.
This is a great time to take advantage of lower prices on many activities in Costa Rica, especially since rainy season is only about a month away.
Happy Costa Rica Semana Santa 2013!