11 days in Monteverde & Quepos Itinerary

11 days in Monteverde & Quepos Itinerary

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1
Monteverde
— 3 nights
2
Quepos
— 7 nights

3
nights
Monteverde

Monteverde ©
Monteverde is all about natural attractions, not surprising for an eco-tourism hotspot known for its cloud forests and rich diversity of animal life.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve, then stop by Women Artisans Cooperative Santa Elena and Monteverde, and then get to know the resident critters at The Bat Jungle. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Monteverde Butterfly Garden (Jardin de Mariposas), admire the natural beauty at Monteverde Orchid Garden, and then experience rural life at El Trapiche Tour.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Monteverde route planner.

Quepos to Monteverde is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Quepos.

Things to do in Monteverde

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 27:
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve ©
Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve
El Trapiche Tour ©
El Trapiche Tour
Monteverde Orchid Garden ©
Monteverde Orchid Garden

7
nights
Quepos

The tourist-oriented town of Quepos marks the entrance for many travelers looking to explore the nearby national park.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Manuel Antonio Jet Ski Tours. Venture out of the city with trips to Horseback Riding Tours (in Esterillos Este) and Jaco (Zipline, Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, &more). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Manuel Antonio, take a memorable tour with Tours, see Off-Road Tours, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Quepos planner.

You can drive from Monteverde to Quepos in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. You'll set off for home on the 3rd (Fri).

Things to do in Quepos

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Manuel Antonio, Jaco, Horseback Riding Tours
Find places to stay Dec 27 — Jan 3:
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Playa Manuel Antonio ©
Playa Manuel Antonio
River Rafting & Tubing

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