7 days in Arenal Volcano National Park Itinerary

7 days in Arenal Volcano National Park Itinerary

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7 days in Arenal Volcano National Park Itinerary

Miami
+3
tram + Fly + bus + shuttle:  8​h 30​min
La Fortuna de San Carlos
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
El Castillo
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
Miami

3
days
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.
La Fortuna de San Carlos is known for nature, adventure, trails, wildlife areas, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the natural beauty of Tabacon Hot Springs, explore the activities along Lake Arenal, get outside with Salto, and take in the dramatic scenery at La Fortuna Waterfall.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the La Fortuna de San Carlos trip itinerary builder.

Miami, USA to La Fortuna de San Carlos is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to El Castillo.

Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Tabacon Hot Springs ©
Tabacon Hot Springs
River Rafting & Tubing
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

2
days
El Castillo

El Castillo ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): snap pictures at Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Arenal Eco Zoo and then identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Conservatory.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our El Castillo vacation builder.

You can drive from La Fortuna de San Carlos to El Castillo in an hour. You will leave for home on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in El Castillo

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Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park
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Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park ©
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory
Arenal Eco Zoo ©
Arenal Eco Zoo