10 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

10 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

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10 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

Start: Roanoke
Fly + Drive:  14​h 45​min
1
Playa Ocotal
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
La Fortuna de San Carlos
— 3 nights
+2
shuttle + bus + Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Roanoke

4
nights
Playa Ocotal

Playa Ocotal ©
Step out of the city life by going to Llanos de Cortez Waterfall and Playa Dantita. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Playa Danta and Los Piratas de Flamingo. Venture out of the city with trips to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Playa Flamingo) and Playa Mina (in Playa Conchal).

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Playa Ocotal online sightseeing planner .

Roanoke, USA to Playa Ocotal is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. On the 1st (Wed), you'll travel to La Fortuna de San Carlos.

Things to do in Playa Ocotal

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Las Catalinas, Playa Mina, Playa Ocotal, Llanos de Cortez Waterfall, Los Piratas de Flamingo
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Llanos de Cortez Waterfall ©
Llanos de Cortez Waterfall
Playa Danta ©
Playa Danta
Playa Dantita ©
Playa Dantita

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Venado Caves and Ecotermales Fortuna. Explore hidden gems such as Cerro Chato ANC Park & Gardens and Spas & Wellness. The adventure continues: contemplate the geological forces at Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal).

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read La Fortuna de San Carlos tour itinerary website .

Drive from Playa Ocotal to La Fortuna de San Carlos in 3.5 hours. On the 4th (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Arenal Volcano National Park
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Venado Caves ©
Venado Caves
Cerro Chato ANC Park & Gardens ©
Cerro Chato ANC Park & Gardens
Arenal Volcano
Arenal Volcano

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