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Thanks to all of the info provided on this forum, I think I have come up with our final itinerary. Any feed back would be appreciated. Does it seem realistic, am I missing something. I like a plan but we are flexible once the trip begins.

13th

Arrive

Stay-Hampton Inn by airport

14th

Drive to La Fortuna

Stay: Hotel Kokoro

Activity?

15th

Hanging Bridges-AM

La Fortuna Waterfall hike-PM

16th

Rafting Trip with Desafio Tours

Explore town

Hotsprings: Tabacon, or Eco Thermal

17th

Volcano Hike-AM

-El Silencio Trail

-Los Tucanes Trail

-Other recommended trails???

Skytrek Canopy Tour-PM

18th

Drive to Monterverde

Stay: Los Pinos-Cabanas

Night tour-Cloud Forest

19th

Coffee Plantation-10am

Horseback Ride-2pm

20th

Cloud forest hike

Drive to San Jose

Stay at Hampton Inn by airport

21st

Fly Home

Slovenia
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reviews: 48
1. Re: Feedback on itinerary

You have covered pretty much every base. Enjoy!

Brasilito, Costa...
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2. Re: Feedback on itinerary

No beaches? Pacific Ocean, Caribbean

Asheville, North...
posts: 151
reviews: 14
3. Re: Feedback on itinerary

I know...but we did not want to spend too much time driving around. Plus, we live at the coast of NC so we are "beach" people. Wanted to concentrate on different kind of activities.

Brasilito, Costa...
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We do Emerald Isle for a week every fall, it is beautiful. But I will say the Costa Rica Pacific is a different experience. You do have an injoyable itenerary set up, enjoy. Pura Vida

Chicago, Illinois
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On the 14th you could visit Proyecto Asis, a wildlife sanctuary about 30-40 minutes out of La Fortuna (book 1 PM tour) or try a kayak trip on Lake Arenal (book in advance with DeSafio Adventures).

The other thing I would suggest is to book those activities you most want to do first in the trip. You have made no allowance for rain weather and it rains a lot around Arenal. If it were me I'd save hanging bridges or the waterfall hike til later in the trip as you could shuffle either of these around if you woke up to a rainy day.

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