15 days in Central America Itinerary

15 days in Central America Itinerary

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San Pedro, Belize
— 2 nights
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Roatan, Honduras
— 4 nights
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Monteverde, Costa Rica
— 1 night
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La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
— 3 nights
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Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
— 1 night
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San Salvador, El Salvador
— 1 night
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Antigua, Guatemala
— 2 nights

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San Pedro, Belize

San Pedro ©
San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.
Step out of the city life by going to Hol Chan Marine Reserve and Shark Ray Alley. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Belizean Arts and The Gallery of San Pedro. There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience, and look for gifts at 12 Belize.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the San Pedro online route builder.

Tampa, USA to San Pedro is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tampa to San Pedro, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tampa in April, San Pedro is a bit warmer at night with lows of 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to fly to Roatan.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife · Parks · Tours · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 11 — 13:
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
Scuba & Snorkeling
Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley

4
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Roatan, Honduras

Roatan ©
The largest of the Bay Islands, Roatan is the most developed and the most popular among its neighbors.
We've included these beaches for you: Little French Key and Mayan Day Passes. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Roatan Rum Company and Straw Market. Next up on the itinerary: see some colorful creatures with Infinity Divers Aqua Center, explore the galleries of Shawn Jackson Gallery, enjoy breathtaking views from El Faro, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Roatan trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from San Pedro to Roatan takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In April, daytime highs in Roatan are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Monteverde.

Things to do in Roatan

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Beaches
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 17:
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Little French Key ©
Little French Key
West Bay Beach ©
West Bay Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Monteverde, Costa Rica

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.
On the 18th (Sun), stop by Monteverde Hummingbird Gallery and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, refer to the Monteverde tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Roatan to Monteverde by combination of flight and taxi takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to La Fortuna de San Carlos.

Things to do in Monteverde

Wildlife · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 18:
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve ©
Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve
Monteverde Hummingbird Gallery ©
Monteverde Hummingbird Gallery

3
nights

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 La Fortuna Waterfall and Tabacon Hot Springs. Get some cultural insight at Onirica Art Gallery and Wood & Art Gallery. There's much more to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, browse the exhibits of Galeria Estudio, explore the striking landscape of Arenal Volcano, and look for gifts at Galeria Aguas Verdes.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our La Fortuna de San Carlos day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Monteverde to La Fortuna de San Carlos takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Manuel Antonio.

Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

Nature · Parks · Spas · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Tabacon Hot Springs ©
Tabacon Hot Springs
La Fortuna Waterfall ©
La Fortuna Waterfall
River Rafting & Tubing

1
night
Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): stroll around Manuel Antonio National Park and then kick back and relax at Playa Manuel Antonio.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Manuel Antonio road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from La Fortuna de San Carlos to Manuel Antonio takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Salvador.

Things to do in Manuel Antonio

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 22:
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Playa Manuel Antonio ©
Playa Manuel Antonio
Manuel Antonio National Park ©
Manuel Antonio National Park

1
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San Salvador, El Salvador

San Salvador ©
The country's capital, San Salvador sits in a scenic position surrounded by impressive volcanoes.
On the 23rd (Fri), examine the collection at Monseñor Romero Center, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de la Ceiba de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe, then get a taste of the local shopping with Plaza Futura, then buy something for everyone on your list at El Paseo Mall, and finally stop by Mercado Nacional de Artesanias.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the San Salvador planner.

Traveling by flight from Manuel Antonio to San Salvador takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In April, daily temperatures in San Salvador can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Antigua.

Things to do in San Salvador

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Mercado Nacional de Artesanias ©
Mercado Nacional de Artesanias
Monseñor Romero Center ©
Monseñor Romero Center

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Antigua, Guatemala

Antigua ©
The former capital of Guatemala and a World Heritage Site, Antigua retains its colonial charm and remains one of the most visited destinations in the country.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Casa Santo Domingo Museums, then admire the natural beauty at Caoba Farms, and then look for gifts at Casa de Artes.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Antigua trip builder app.

Getting from San Salvador to Antigua by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from San Salvador in April, things will get little chillier in Antigua: highs are around 81°F and lows about 58°F. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Antigua

Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Caoba Farms ©
Caoba Farms
Casa Santo Domingo Museums ©
Casa Santo Domingo Museums
Iglesia de La Merced ©
Iglesia de La Merced

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