10 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

10 days in Costa Rica Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Jose
— 2 nights
2
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
— 3 nights
3
Manuel Antonio
— 4 nights

2
nights
San Jose

San Jose
A trip to San Jose, the capital, commercial center, and cultural hub of Costa Rica, gives you a chance to experience the lively atmosphere and rich cultural past of this vibrant country.
For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Jose trip planning website.

Chicago, USA to San Jose is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Chicago in January; daily highs in San Jose reach °F and lows reach °F. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca.

Things to do in San Jose

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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3
nights
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

Puerto Viejo de Talamanca ©
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca offers a wealth of entertainment by the sea, attracting a lively international crowd of revelers while maintaining a bright and breezy coastal charm with a local feel.
Puerto Viejo de Talamanca is known for wildlife, beaches, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate.

Plan a trip to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

You can drive from San Jose to Puerto Viejo de Talamanca in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. On the 23rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Manuel Antonio.

Things to do in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

Shopping
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Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate ©
Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate

4
nights
Manuel Antonio

Manuel Antonio ©
The rainforest meets the sea at Manuel Antonio National Park, a small but scenic natural preserve on the west coast of Costa Rica.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Club Karma Lounge.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Manuel Antonio trip app.

You can drive from Puerto Viejo de Talamanca to Manuel Antonio in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Manuel Antonio

Nightlife
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Club Karma Lounge ©
Club Karma Lounge

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