Flexivoucher Panama & Costa Rica & Nicaragua

Around Panama - Around Costa Rica - Around Nicaragua (22 days / 21 nts)  From $N/A


Day 1: Panama City - transfer to your city hotel
Individual arrival at Panama City. Our driver will wait for you at the exit of the airport, transfer to the prebooked city hotel. Today, you will also receive a detailed travel documentation for your FlexiVoucher adventure in Panama.

Accommodation/ room type: Comfort Class Hotel*** Panama City

Day 2: Pick-up of your rental car - start of your trip
In the morning you will be picked up at the hotel for a short transfer to the offices of our rental car partner. Here, you take over the car and immediately start exploring Panama. If wished, you may of course spend another night at Panama City… this is perfectly up to you.

Accommodation/ room type: FlexiVoucher Hotel, Standard

Days 3-7: Your individual FlexiVoucher roundtrip in PANAMA
Get to know the fascinating Panama! Nowerdays, only few really attractive countries exist, which are not yet crowded with tourists, Panama is definitely one of them. Its people are friendly and perfect hosts and they do preserve their cultural heritage, for example when celebrating their National holidays. Usually, they are surprised and curious when European tourists visit their city. The 77.082 sqkm big country is mostly known for its canal; however, Panama has much more to offer to their visitors: The cosmopolitan capital Panama city with its fascinating skyline, tropical salsa rhythms and colouful Sunday market, a vital Indigenous population with their century-old tradition and culture and overall its remarquable nature paradise. Panama is definitely a country with many faces and attractions for anyone‘s interests. Unforgettable experiences and impressions are waiting for you.

Accommodation/ room type: FlexiVoucher Hotel, Standard

Day 8: Rental car drop off at the border of Paso Canoas - Rental car pick up in Costa Rica
You return your rental car in Paso Canoas at the same time you picked it up on day 2. We recommend to cross the border before 11:00am in order to avoid the usual long waiting lines around noon-time. On the Costarrican side you take over your rental car from ADOBE rent a car. Regular pick-up time is 11:00am. You will need the following documentation: a passport (with the entrance stamp to the country on it), a credit card and a drivers‘ license. An international drivers‘ license is not required. You will also be given a cell phone or SIM card to check availability at the FlexiVoucher hotels before arrival. The representative of ADOBE will also pass you the complete travel documentation for Costa Rica including the FlexiVoucher How-to-use guide and the list of participating hotels per region. At this point, you can choose which route you take. You have the option to choose over 140 hotels throughout the country

Accommodation/ room type: FlexiVoucher Hotel, Standard

Days 9-14: Your individual FlexiVoucher roundtrip in COSTA RICA
Accommodation/ room type: FlexiVoucher Hotel, Standard

Day 15: Rental car drop off at the ADOBE offices in Liberia - transfer to Peñas Blancas - Continuation in Nicaragua
Around 9.30 am you should drop off the car at the ADOBE Rent a Car office in Liberia. At 10.00 am a representative of our partner agency ORO Travel will pick you up at the office and take you to the border of Peñas Blancas (transfer takes about 1 hour), from where you will pick up your next car - a Toyota Prado or similar - in order to continue your program in Nicaragua, having a choice of 20 to 30 hotels in Nicaragua.

Accommodation/ room type: FlexiVoucher Hotel, Standard

Days 16-21: Your individual FlexiVoucher roundtrip in NICARAGUA
Accommodation/ room type: FlexiVoucher Hotel, Standard

Day 22: FlexiVoucher Hotel - Airport Managua
Today you will return your rental vehicle at the airport in Managua, from where you will take your flight back home.

- In PAN: 6 rental car days in a Hyundai Tucson 4x4 Automatic, including comprehensive cover and theft loss waiver (deductible for Hyundai Tucson US$ 2000.--), liability insurance, local taxes
- In CR: Rental Car category SUV intermediate 2WD, Hyundai Tucson or similar from ADOBE Rent a Car. The car will be delivered on day 8 at Paso Canoas and has to be returned on day 15 in Liberia, includes basic insurance, cell phone or SIM Card.
- In NIC: Toyota Prado 4x4 manual or similar including pick up fee for Peñas Blancas and drop off fee at Managua airport, mandatory basic insurance and taxes for the rental car
- Free mileage
- Transfer from the airport to the city hotel at Panama City First night accommodation at Panama City
- 20 FlexiVouchers (6 in Panama, 7 in Costa Rica und 7 in Nicaragua)
- Drop-off fee for the Panama rental car at Paso Canoas
- Pick-up fee for the Costarrican rental car at Paso Canoas
- Pick-up fee for the Nicaraguan rental car at Peñas Blancas
- Drop-off fee at Managua airport
- Travel documents for each country including road maps and a list of all participating hotels and the services included for each hotel
- How-to-use-Guide with all hotels of the FlexiVoucher program
- In Panama: cellular phone for local calls including a credit of US$ 10.--
- In Costa Rica: cellular phone with free local calls (must be reserved in advance).
- In Costa Rica: discount card offering discounts on selected tours, activities and restaurants

Not included:
- Border fees CR - PAN (currently USD 3,- per person)
- Nicaragua tourist card (must be purchased upon entering Nicaragua; currently US$ 10.00 per person) and border cost in Peñas Blancas (currently USD 3,- per person)
- Additional insurance for the rental cars and GPS
- Cellular phone in Nicaragua
- Meals (at some FlexiVoucher hotels breakfast is included)
- Drinks
- Fuel, toll and parking tickets
- Any penalty charges if the vehicle is returned later than arranged
- Fee for additional drivers
- Upgrades to other room types than standard
- Any entrance, ferry tickets,etc.
- Additional pick-up or drop-off fees Upscale FlexiVoucher Paket in Panama Additional cost for German- or English-speaking transfer guide on the transfer from Liberia to Peñas Blancas: USD 70,- per transfer
- Voluntary tips
- Optional activities
- Personal expenses
- Departure tax at Managua airport (currently US$ 35.—per person) in case it is not included in the international flight ticket.