6 days in Province of Guanacaste Itinerary

6 days in Province of Guanacaste Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Province of Guanacaste travel route maker

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in Province of Guanacaste Itinerary

Start: La Fortuna de San Carlos
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Tenorio Volcano National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Playas del Coco
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Tamarindo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Nosara
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: La Fortuna de San Carlos

1
day
Tenorio Volcano National Park

Tenorio Volcano National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Rio Celeste.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Tenorio Volcano National Park trip planner .

La Fortuna de San Carlos to Tenorio Volcano National Park is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Playas del Coco.

Things to do in Tenorio Volcano National Park

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Apr 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Rio Celeste ©
Rio Celeste

1
night
Playas del Coco

A long-established beach community, Playas del Coco has developed a reputation as a favored spot for young travelers and locals to let loose by the sea.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): kick back and relax at Playa Hermosa, then meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Catolica de Playas del Coco.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Playas del Coco trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Tenorio Volcano National Park to Playas del Coco in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can drive to Tamarindo.

Things to do in Playas del Coco

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Playa Hermosa
Find places to stay Apr 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Playa Hermosa ©
Playa Hermosa
Iglesia Catolica de Playas del Coco ©

2
nights
Tamarindo

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 1st (Wed): kick back and relax at Tamarindo Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then look for gifts at Organic Products by Coco Beauty Spa. On your second day here, explore and take pictures at Pura Aventura, look for all kinds of wild species at Monkey Park, and then kick back and relax at Playa Conchal.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tamarindo vacation tool .

Traveling by car from Playas del Coco to Tamarindo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Nosara.

Things to do in Tamarindo

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Playa Conchal
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 2:
Highlights from your plan
Pura Aventura ©
Pura Aventura
Scuba & Snorkeling
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach

2
nights
Nosara

Nosara ©
Along with its agricultural and fishing heritage, Nosara stands as one of the oldest expatriate communities in the country.
On the 3rd (Fri), kick back and relax at Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones), then look for gifts at Nativa Gallery, then identify plant and animal life at SIBU Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally shop like a local with MAEL's ABSTRACT ART GALLERY. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Samara Beach and then kick back and relax at Barrigona Beach.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Nosara trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Tamarindo to Nosara in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Nosara

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Playa Samara
Find places to stay May 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Samara Beach ©
Samara Beach
Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones) ©
Nosara Beach (Playa Guiones)
Barrigona Beach ©
Barrigona Beach