17 days in Playas del Coco & Monteverde Itinerary

17 days in Playas del Coco & Monteverde Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Playas del Coco
1
Playas del Coco
— 13 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Monteverde
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
End: Playas del Coco

13
nights
Playas del Coco

A long-established beach community, Playas del Coco has developed a reputation as a favored spot for young travelers and locals to let loose by the sea.
Get some historical perspective at Iglesia Catolica de Playas del Coco and Church of La Ermita La Agonia. Discover out-of-the-way places like Tapir Valley Nature Reserve and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Explore Playas del Coco's surroundings by going to Rio Negro Hot Springs (in Rincon de La Vieja), Barra Honda National Park (in Nicoya) and La Cruz (Playa Rajada & Playa Copal). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Playa Flamingo, play a few rounds at Four Seasons Golf Club, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Monkey Farm, and admire all the interesting features of Playa Dantita.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Playas del Coco online trip builder.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiport is Daniel Oduber Quiros International Airport. On the 31st (Tue), you'll travel to Monteverde.

Things to do in Playas del Coco

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Liberia, La Cruz, Las Catalinas, Four Seasons Resort Costa Rica Golf Course, Rio Negro Hot Springs
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Tapir Valley Nature Reserve ©
Tapir Valley Nature Reserve
Rio Negro Hot Springs ©
Rio Negro Hot Springs

3
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Up in the Cloud Forest. On the 1st (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Up in the Cloud Forest. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu): admire the sheer force of San Luis Waterfall, tour the pleasant surroundings at Valle Escondido Preserve, and then experience rural life at Hidden Valley Permaculture Farm.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Monteverde route maker tool.

Drive from Playas del Coco to Monteverde in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Monteverde

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

San Luis Waterfall
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Valle Escondido Preserve ©
Valle Escondido Preserve
Nature & Wildlife Tours
San Luis Waterfall ©
San Luis Waterfall

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