MTL Vacations sets Costa Rica plan

MINNEAPOLIS -- MTL Vacations is introducing packages from Minneapolis-St. Paul to Costa Rica with Northwest Airlines nonstop service on Saturdays from Dec. 19 through March 27.

Travelers have a choice of 12 hotels, optional half- and full-day tours, car rentals and an escorted seven-night eco-adventure tour. A seven-night package, for instance, at the Aurola Flamingo Beach Hotel in Guanacaste, with air, is priced from $738.90 per person, double.

In addition to air, all packages include accommodations and tax for seven or 14 nights; transfers; maid and bellman gratuities, and WorldPerks miles.

Priced from $2,294 per person, the eco-adventure escorted program features tours of the Carara Biological Reserve, the Monte Verde Cloud Forest Reserve, the Arenal Volcano and the Tabacon Hot Springs, the Palo Verde wildlife area and a butterfly garden tour.

MTL Vacations, Phone: (800) 328-0025

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