7 days in Province of Guanacaste Itinerary

7 days in Province of Guanacaste Itinerary

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7 days in Province of Guanacaste Itinerary

San Francisco
+4
subway + Fly + shuttle + foot + bus:  12​h 45​min
Tamarindo
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Playa Samara
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Tenorio Volcano National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Rincon de La Vieja
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h 30​min
San Francisco

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Tamarindo

Tamarindo ©
Surfing remains the main reason to take a trip to Tamarindo, as the beachside town is mostly known for its excellent waves.
Take a break from Tamarindo with a short trip to Playa Conchal in Playa Conchal, about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Tamarindo Beach, stroll through Playa Avellana, get in on the family fun at Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, and stop by Lydia Beech Art.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tamarindo road trip website .

San Francisco, USA to Tamarindo is an approximately 13-hour combination of subway, flight, and bus. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in April, expect Tamarindo to be warmer, temps between 95°F and 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Playa Samara.

Things to do in Tamarindo

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Black Stallion Eco Park & Estates, Playa Conchal
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Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Playa Conchal ©
Playa Conchal

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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.
For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Playa Samara sightseeing app .

Getting from Tamarindo to Playa Samara by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 95°F in April, and nighttime lows around 73°F. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tenorio Volcano National Park.

Things to do in Playa Samara

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Samara Beach ©
Samara Beach

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Tenorio Volcano National Park

Tenorio Volcano National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): explore the activities along Rio Celeste.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tenorio Volcano National Park trip planning app .

Explore your travel options from Playa Samara to Tenorio Volcano National Park with the Route module. In April, daily temperatures in Tenorio Volcano National Park can reach 95°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. On the 8th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rincon de La Vieja.

Things to do in Tenorio Volcano National Park

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Rio Celeste ©
Rio Celeste

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Rincon de La Vieja

Rincon de La Vieja
To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rincon de La Vieja trip itinerary maker website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Tenorio Volcano National Park to Rincon de La Vieja. Expect a daytime high around 95°F in April, and nighttime lows around 73°F. You'll set off for home on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Rincon de La Vieja

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