14 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

14 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
La Fortuna de San Carlos
— 4 nights
2
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
— 3 nights
3
Manuel Antonio
— 2 nights
4
Playa Conchal
— 2 nights

4
nights
La Fortuna de San Carlos

La Fortuna de San Carlos ©
Set against the backdrop of the imposing Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna de San Carlos offers visitors a chance to explore diverse natural landscapes and sample some delicious local produce.
La Fortuna de San Carlos is known for nature, adventure, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some personalized pampering at Tabacon Hot Springs, tour the pleasant surroundings at La Fortuna Arenal Volcano Rain Forest Reserve, take in the dramatic scenery at La Fortuna Waterfall, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To see ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our La Fortuna de San Carlos trip itinerary builder website.

Kharkiv, Ukraine to La Fortuna de San Carlos is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Kharkiv to La Fortuna de San Carlos. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca.

Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

Parks Tours Outdoors
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Tabacon Hot Springs ©
Tabacon Hot Springs
River Rafting & Tubing
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

3
nights
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

Puerto Viejo de Talamanca offers a wealth of entertainment by the sea, attracting a lively international crowd of revelers while maintaining a bright and breezy coastal charm with a local feel.
You'll get in some beach time at Puerto Viejo Beach and Punta Uva Beach. Spend the 26th (Mon) exploring nature at Cahuita National Park. Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and admire the natural beauty at Finca La Isla.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Puerto Viejo de Talamanca trip itinerary app.

Getting from La Fortuna de San Carlos to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Manuel Antonio.

Things to do in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Cahuita National Park
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Puerto Viejo Beach ©
Puerto Viejo Beach
Punta Uva Beach ©
Punta Uva Beach

2
nights
Manuel Antonio

Manuel Antonio ©
The rainforest meets the sea at Manuel Antonio National Park, a small but scenic natural preserve on the west coast of Costa Rica.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): kick back and relax at Playa Manuel Antonio, thenexplore the wealth of natural beauty at Manuel Antonio National Park, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): kick back and relax at Playas Gemelas, thenrelax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then stroll around Parque Nahomi.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Manuel Antonio driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Manuel Antonio takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Playa Conchal.

Things to do in Manuel Antonio

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Quepos
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Playa Manuel Antonio ©
Playa Manuel Antonio
Playas Gemelas ©
Playas Gemelas
Spas

2
nights
Playa Conchal

Playa Conchal ©
On the 29th (Thu), kick back and relax at Prieta Beach and then play a few rounds at Garra de Leon Golf Course.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, you can read our Playa Conchal trip itinerary planning site.

Fly from Manuel Antonio to Playa Conchal in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Playa Conchal

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Prieta Beach
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Playa Conchal ©
Playa Conchal
Prieta Beach ©
Prieta Beach

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