7 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

7 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

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La Fortuna de San Carlos
— 3 nights
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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
— 3 nights

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bogarin Trail and Arenal Natura Ecological Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Onirica Art Gallery and Galeria Estudio. Go for a jaunt from La Fortuna de San Carlos to El Castillo to see Butterfly Conservatory about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the natural beauty of Paradise Hot Springs, get interesting insight from Tours, and take in the dramatic scenery at La Fortuna Waterfall.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our La Fortuna de San Carlos itinerary builder tool.

Wilkes-Barre, USA to La Fortuna de San Carlos is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of car and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Wilkes-Barre to La Fortuna de San Carlos due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca.

Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

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La Fortuna Waterfall ©
La Fortuna Waterfall
Arenal Natura Ecological Park ©
Arenal Natura Ecological Park
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

Puerto Viejo de Talamanca ©

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): kick back and relax at Punta Uva Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Cocles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then admire the natural beauty at Tree of Life Wildlife Rescue Center and Botanical Gardens, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Puerto Viejo de Talamanca online trip maker.

Drive from La Fortuna de San Carlos to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Punta Uva Beach ©
Punta Uva Beach
Playa Cocles ©
Playa Cocles

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