7 days in San Jose & Manzanillo Itinerary

7 days in San Jose & Manzanillo Itinerary

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7 days in San Jose & Manzanillo Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
San Jose
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Manzanillo
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
San Jose
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Dallas

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): shop like a local with Galeria Namu.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the San Jose online sightseeing planner .

Dallas, USA to San Jose is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of tram and flight. You can also fly; or drive. In June, San Jose is a bit cooler than Dallas - with highs of 81°F and lows of 67°F. You will leave for Manzanillo on the 6th (Thu).

Things to do in San Jose

Museums Shopping
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Galeria Namu ©
Galeria Namu

4
nights
Manzanillo

Manzanillo ©
Take a break from the city and head to The Ara Project and Gandoca - Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nature Observatorio and Sixaola Bridge.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Manzanillo trip planner .

Getting from San Jose to Manzanillo by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 10th (Mon), you're off toSan Jose.

Things to do in Manzanillo

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sixaola Bridge, Gandoca - Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge
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Nature Observatorio ©
Nature Observatorio
Ara Manzanillo ©
Ara Manzanillo
Gandoca - Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge ©

1
night
San Jose

San Jose ©
To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read San Jose trip planner.

You can drive from Manzanillo to San Jose in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Jose

Museums Shopping
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Galeria Namu ©
Galeria Namu

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