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15-Day Independent Budget Costa Rica: Coast to Coast

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This diverse 15-day program allows you to traverse the beautiful landscapes of Costa Rica from the the fun Caribbean coast to the alluring northern or central Pacific coast. See the sunrise and sunset over the Western Hemisphere on one trip; this is a novel program designed to save travelers money and allow maximum freedom for you to choose your daily activities.

Hotels are comfortable 3-star properties. All transportation between destinations is included, allowing you to focus on the ample outdoor fun available at your choosing. We can help with ideas!

Itinerary in Brief

  • DAY 1: Arrive San Jose, transfer, and overnight
  • DAY 2: Transfer to the beaches of the Caribbean Coast
  • DAY 3: Free day on the Caribbean coast
  • DAY 4: Scenic transfer to Arenal Volcano
  • DAY 5: Free day in Arenal Volcano
  • DAY 6: Scenic transfer to Monteverde
  • DAY 7: Free day in Monteverde
  • DAY 8: Transfer to Rincon de la Vieja
  • DAY 9: Free day
  • DAY 10: Transfer to Playa Potrero or Playa Samara or Manuel Antonio
  • DAY 11: Free day on the beach
  • DAY 12: Free day on the beach
  • DAY 13: Free day on the beach
  • DAY 14: Transfer to San Jose (option for Liberia)
  • DAY 15: Transfer to the airport, depart


  • Beaches, cloud forests and volcanoes
  • You can start this trip almost any day of the year
  • Visit Costa Rica's two sunny coasts with Arenal Volcano, Monteverde, and Rincon de la Vieja in between
  • Every day is free for you to choose what you want to do


ACTIVITIES: Nature/Wildlife

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