35 days in Province of Guanacaste Itinerary

35 days in Province of Guanacaste Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Province of Guanacaste route planner

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1
Tenorio Volcano National Park
— 4 nights
2
Bagaces
— 6 nights
3
Playa Hermosa
— 6 nights
4
Tamarindo
— 11 nights
5
Playa Samara
— 7 nights

4
nights
Tenorio Volcano National Park

Tenorio Volcano National Park ©
Spend the 19th (Thu) exploring nature at Tenorio National Park.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Tenorio Volcano National Park trip planner.

La Fortuna de San Carlos to Tenorio Volcano National Park is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. On the 22nd (Sun), you're off to Bagaces.

Things to do in Tenorio Volcano National Park

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Tenorio National Park
Highlights from your plan
Rio Celeste ©
Rio Celeste

6
nights
Bagaces

Bagaces ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bagaces: Miravalles Volcano (in Area de Conservacion Guanacaste), Viento Fresco Waterfall (in Tilaran) and Middle Earth Thermal Springs (in Quebrada Grande). Spend the 23rd (Mon) exploring nature at Palo Verde National Park.

Plan trip to Bagaces with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Tenorio Volcano National Park to Bagaces takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Playa Hermosa.

Things to do in Bagaces

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Miravalles Volcano, Cerro Pelado, Viento Fresco Waterfall, Middle Earth Thermal Springs, Palo Verde National Park
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Palo Verde National Park ©
Palo Verde National Park
Miravalles Volcano ©
Miravalles Volcano
Cataratas Llanos de Cortes ©
Cataratas Llanos de Cortes

6
nights
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. Explore Playa Hermosa's surroundings by going to Hacienda El Viejo Wetlands (in Area de Conservacion Guanacaste), Rincon de La Vieja (Rio Negro Hot Springs & Sensoria Land of Senses) and Liberia (Immaculate Church of Concepcion de Maria, ArtWood Museum, &more). Next up on the itinerary: get impressive views of Rincon de La Vieja National Park, tee off at Four Seasons Golf Club, explore the galleries of Rojas Bros Boruca Indigenous Arts, and kick back and relax at Playa Nacascolo.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Playa Hermosa itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bagaces to Playa Hermosa in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tamarindo.

Things to do in Playa Hermosa

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Liberia, Playas del Coco, Area de Conservacion Guanacaste, Rincon de La Vieja, Playa Nacascolo
Highlights from your plan
Rincon de La Vieja National Park ©
Rincon de La Vieja National Park
Hacienda El Viejo Wetlands ©
Hacienda El Viejo Wetlands
Playa Hermosa ©
Playa Hermosa

11
nights
Tamarindo

Surfing remains the main reason to take a trip to Tamarindo, as the beachside town is mostly known for its excellent waves.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tamarindo: Playa Conchal (Arenas Blancas, Playa Conchal, &more), Sage Brush Art Studio (in Brasilito) and Playa Flamingo (Los Piratas de Flamingo & Playa Flamingo). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Tamarindo Beach, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, get interesting insight from Tours, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Tamarindo holiday website.

Drive from Playa Hermosa to Tamarindo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Playa Samara.

Things to do in Tamarindo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Playa Conchal, Playa Flamingo, Prieta Beach, Pura Veda Archery, Sage Brush Art Studio
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Pura Aventura ©
Pura Aventura

7
nights
Playa Samara

Playa Samara ©
A beach town with just enough development to be comfortable for families accustomed to the trappings of modern life, Playa Samara has the resorts you'd expect to find in such a scenic area, but they don't hinder the relaxing atmosphere.
Change things up with these side-trips from Playa Samara: Jungle Butterfly Farm (in Nandayure), Nosara (Nosara Refuge for Wildlife, Playa Guiones, &more) and Barra Honda National Park (in Nicoya). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Samara Beach, stroll through Barrigona Beach, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Playa Samara visit planner.

Drive from Tamarindo to Playa Samara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Playa Samara

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Nosara, Playa Islita, Jungle Butterfly Farm, Macaw Recovery Network - Formerly The Ara Project, Barra Honda National Park
Highlights from your plan
Samara Beach ©
Samara Beach
Barrigona Beach ©
Barrigona Beach
Playa Guiones ©
Playa Guiones