The Treasures of Costa Rica & the Panama Canal (Costa Rica - Panama)
Experience a harmonious balance between conventional cruising and private yachting, along with an exciting voyage of discovery, unravelling the Pacific Ocean coast line of Costa Rica and the Panama. We will reach the Nature National Park of Manuel Antonio, the Curu Nature Reserve. witness life in the Darrien Jungle, visit Coiba, Granito de Oro, Tortuga islands. Each day you will discover a new port of call, a hidden cove with crystal blue waters to cool you, and rich flora and fauna diversity to intrigue you.
Cruise FactsCategory C:
From $ 1554 To $ 2590
From $ 1794 To $ 2990
From $ 2334 To $ 3890
From $ 2634 To $ 4390
From $ 5890 To $ 5890
Port Charges: $ 450
Single Supplement in Cat A & Cat P: 75%
3rd Person Reduction in Cat B: 30%
Single Supplement in Cat C & Cat B: 50%
Day by Day Itinerary
Day 2: QUEPOS – PLAYA BIESANZ, Costa RicaMorning optional excursion to MANUEL ANTONIO RESERVE, one of the highlights of the cruise. After lunch you can take the optional Forest Canopy afternoon excursion. Afternoon sailing to nearby Playa Biesanz for an afternoon swim. Forest Canopy tour excursion participants rejoin the ship in Playa Biesanz. Tropical evening with dinner and party. Late evening sailing to Puerto Jimenez, Golfo Dulce. Overnight at sea
Day 3: PUERTO JIMENEZ – CASA ORQUIDEAS - GOLFITO, Costa RicaWe reach Puerto Jimenez early in the morning. Morning optional OSA PENINSULA excursion. The park is part of one of the biological corridors leading to the Corcovado National Park and offers the opportunity for a smooth walk in secondary forest and interaction with endemic animal life. We return to the ship for a late lunch while we cross Golfo Dulce towards Casa Orquideas. After lunch, we reach by Casa Orquideas by tender, a beautiful flowers sanctuary. Optional excursion in the grounds and time to swim at the end of the visit. We then sail into Golfito. We reach Golfito for Immigration procedures and sail overnight south to COIBA & Granito de Oro islands.
Day 4: COIBA ISLAND – GRANITO DE ORO ISLAND, PanamaMorning arrival in Coiba Island a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the largest island in Central America. Morning walk with our Ship Naturalist who will take you for a short walk up hill to discover the local forest and animal life. After our beach BBQ on Coiba, we sail to nearby Granito de Oro Island for swimming and snorkelling in a pristine environment. The waters are teeming with marine life. It is surrounded by one of the largest coral reefs in the pacific coasts of the Americas and marks the beginning of the underwater Cordilera mountain chain that also includes Coco's and the Galapagos. This makes it a unique underwater experience you shouldn't miss. In the afternoon, we leave Granito de Oro and sail to Playa Muerto - Darrien. Overnight at sea.
Day 5: PLAYA MUERTO – DARRIEN NATIONAL PARK – ISLA DEL REY/PEARL ISLANDS, PanamaMid day arrival in Darrien for our optional excursion in the Darrien National park. We reach Playa Muerto by tenders (wet landing) and reach an Emberra Village where we are welcomed by Emberra Indians, one of the 7 indigenous groups living in Panama. They are proud and very friendly and known for their beautiful handicrafts and well preserved traditions. We will be invited to share their lunch and dance with them. Later in the afternoon morning we return to the ship and sail to Isla del Rey – Pearl Islands – Overnight at anchor in Isla del Rey.
Day 6: ISLA DEL REY/PEARL ISLANDS - FLAMENCO MARINA PANAMA CITY, PanamaMorning snorkeling and beach activities. Beach BBQ. After lunch on the beach we leave the Pearl Islands and sail to Panama City. We reach Flamenco Marina / Panama City early in the evening. Optional walking excursion in Old Panama. Overnight in port.
Day 7: FLAMENCO MARINA PANAMA CITY, PanamaMorning Optional excursion to the Gatun Lake and explore Fort San Lorenzo Spanish Historical Forts. Visit the Panama Canal Expansion Observation Center in Gatun and enjoy lunch there. Return to Panama City and visit the Canal Museum and watch the movements of ships in the locks. Farewell dinner and overnight in port.
The new build 68m/223ft state of the art Mega Yacht accommodates just 72 passengers in 36 cabins. Built in 2012 under the latest International “Safety of Life At Sea” (SOLAS 2010) regulations and classified by RINA, the Variety Voyager guarantees guests safety with incomparable comfort and elegance. The Variety Voyager seduces her passengers with her sleek lines and ample deck space, very much what one expects from a millionaire’s super yacht. Inside, cabins and public areas are finished with warm fabrics, rich marbles, axminster carpeting and soft tones wood panelling. WIFI internet is available at a charge in all cabins and public areas. Everywhere, unobstructed views of the ocean and of the ports visited. And above all, the professional service of a crew of 32-33, always with a smile and a true desire to satisfy.