Costa Rica, Air/Hotel/Car, 7 Nights, From $994

Split your time among La Fortuna, Monteverde, and Guanacaste.

The Real Deal American Airlines flights to San José, a seven-day car rental, and seven nights' hotel. Spend two nights in La Fortuna at Arenal Volcano Inn with breakfasts, two in Monteverde at Hotel Fonda Vela, and three in Guanacaste province at Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa with breakfasts. Includes fuel surcharges.

When Dec. 1–15, 2009, Jan. 5–Feb. 14, 2010.

Gateways San Francisco; add $30 for D.C., $40 for New York City, $80 for Miami, $100 for L.A., $110 for Seattle.

The Fine Print Mention BT75. Single supplement is $650.

Contact Capricorn Leisure Corp., 800/426-6544,

Why It's a Deal Airfare alone typically costs $467; this package includes airfare plus a weeklong car rental and your hotel. Your price is $75 less than the regular package rate.

Before You Book These trips and starting prices ("From") sell out quickly, and details may change. Call the companies for complete info. Most rates are based on midweek dates; weekend travel can raise the price. Under "Why It's a Deal," round-trip flights are based on the lowest December or January departures on at press time. Usually not included: service, security, and visa costs; hotel, car-rental, and airport taxes. Check each listing for fuel surcharge details. Prices are per person, with two people sharing a room, unless otherwise noted. The single supplement ("SS") is the fee charged to solo travelers. Some companies will pair singles at no additional cost.


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