8 days in Costa Rica & Caribbean Itinerary

8 days in Costa Rica & Caribbean Itinerary

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8 days in Costa Rica & Caribbean Itinerary

Dallas, United States
+3
Fly + shuttle + foot + bus:  9​h 30​min
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
Christ Church Parish, Barbados
— 3 nights
bus + Fly + Drive:  3​h
British Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Dallas, United States

1
day
Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Tamarindo ©
Surfing remains the main reason to take a trip to Tamarindo, as the beachside town is mostly known for its excellent waves.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Avellana and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tamarindo Beach.

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Dallas, USA to Tamarindo is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In March, Tamarindo is much hotter than Dallas - with highs of 94°F and lows of 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Christ Church Parish.

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Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Playa Avellana ©
Playa Avellana

2
days
Christ Church Parish, Barbados

Christ Church Parish ©
Christ Church Parish, situated on the southern tip of Barbados, remains a popular vacation spot thanks to its proximity to an international airport.
On the 13th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Bottom Bay, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at St. Nicholas Abbey, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bathsheba Beach, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Harrison's Cave. Here are some ideas for day two: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then explore the activities along Carlisle Bay, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Dover Beach.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Christ Church Parish trip builder site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Tamarindo to Christ Church Parish. The time zone difference when traveling from Tamarindo to Christ Church Parish is 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Tamarindo in March: highs in Christ Church Parish hover around 84°F, while lows dip to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to British Virgin Islands.

Things to do in Christ Church Parish

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Bridgetown, Bathsheba Beach, St. Nicholas Abbey, Bottom Bay, Harrison's Cave
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Bottom Bay ©
Bottom Bay
Harrison's Cave ©
Harrison's Cave
St. Nicholas Abbey ©
St. Nicholas Abbey

1
day
British Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands ©
Escape from civilization and take a trip to British Virgin Islands, a collection of 60 small islands and cays in the Virgin Islands archipelago.
On the 15th (Thu), explore the gorgeous colors at Smuggler's Cove and then contemplate the waterfront views at Cane Garden Bay.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read British Virgin Islands day trip tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Christ Church Parish to British Virgin Islands takes 3 hours. In March, daily temperatures in British Virgin Islands can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Providenciales.

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Smuggler's Cove ©
Smuggler's Cove
Cane Garden Bay ©
Cane Garden Bay

2
days
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos

Providenciales ©
The most commercialized part of the Turks and Caicos, Providenciales remains the islands' tourism heaven, boasting many resorts, hotel chains, and condominiums.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): see the vivid underwater world at Bight Reef and then stroll through Grace Bay. On the next day, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then stroll through Taylor Bay Beach.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Providenciales travel planner .

Traveling by flight from British Virgin Islands to Providenciales takes 4.5 hours. March in Providenciales sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

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Grace Bay ©
Grace Bay
Taylor Bay Beach ©
Taylor Bay Beach
Bight Reef ©
Bight Reef

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