6 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

6 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

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Monteverde
— 1 night
2
Playa Hermosa
— 1 night
3
Uvita
— 1 night
4
Manuel Antonio
— 2 nights

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Monteverde

Monteverde ©
Monteverde is all about natural attractions, not surprising for an eco-tourism hotspot known for its cloud forests and rich diversity of animal life.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): relax in the rural setting at El Trapiche Tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): stroll through Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Bat Jungle.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Monteverde road trip site.

Mexico City, Mexico to Monteverde is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Playa Hermosa.

Things to do in Monteverde

Parks · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve ©
Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve
The Bat Jungle ©
The Bat Jungle
El Trapiche Tour ©
El Trapiche Tour

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Playa Hermosa

Playa Hermosa ©
Playa Hermosa, located in the Guanacaste province of Costa Rica, is a popular beach and beach-front resort town.People who visit Playa Hermosa can indulge in swimming, snorkeling or scuba diving, sport fishing or sailing.Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste Province is not to be confused with Playa Hermosa, Puntarenas Province. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and then kick back and relax at Playa Hermosa.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Playa Hermosa trip planner.

You can drive from Monteverde to Playa Hermosa in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Uvita.

Things to do in Playa Hermosa

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Playas del Coco
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Playa Hermosa ©
Playa Hermosa
Spas & Wellness
River Rafting & Tubing

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Uvita

Uvita ©
Ideal for visitors looking to escape Costa Rica's busy beaches, Uvita offers a serene atmosphere and plenty of uncrowded sand for a leisurely vacation.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): kick back and relax at Uvita Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary, and then admire the sheer force of Uvita Waterfall.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Uvita road trip planning app.

Drive from Playa Hermosa to Uvita in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Manuel Antonio.

Things to do in Uvita

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary
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Uvita Beach ©
Uvita Beach
Uvita Waterfall ©
Uvita Waterfall
Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary

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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.
On the 15th (Thu), let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Manuel Antonio.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Manuel Antonio trip planner.

Getting from Uvita to Manuel Antonio by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 16th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manuel Antonio

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Playa Manuel Antonio ©
Playa Manuel Antonio
River Rafting & Tubing
Walking tours

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