8 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

8 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

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8 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Dominical
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
La Fortuna de San Carlos
— 5 nights
+2
shuttle + bus + Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: San Francisco

1
night
Dominical

Dominical ©
The laid back beachfront town of Dominical has been transformed from a sleepy fishing village into a surfer haunt of some repute.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Uvita Waterfall and then kick back and relax at Uvita Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Hacienda Baru.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Dominical itinerary maker .

San Francisco, USA to Dominical is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Dominical is 2 hours. On the 12th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to La Fortuna de San Carlos.

Things to do in Dominical

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trip

Uvita
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Uvita Beach ©
Uvita Beach
Hacienda Baru ©
Hacienda Baru
Uvita Waterfall ©
Uvita Waterfall

5
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Butterfly Conservatory and Arenal Natura Ecological Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Paradise Hot Springs and Los Lagos Hot Springs. There's lots more to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, view the masterpieces at Onirica Art Gallery, Head underground at Venado Caves, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Tabacon Hot Springs.

Start your trip to La Fortuna de San Carlos by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight from Dominical to La Fortuna de San Carlos in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and shuttle; or drive. On the 17th (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

#Parks, #Nature, #Spas

Side Trips

Venado Caves, Butterfly Conservatory
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Tabacon Hot Springs ©
Tabacon Hot Springs
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory
River Rafting & Tubing

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