Location: San Jose

Day 1 - 4 Mar 2019

Juan Santamaría International Airport

San Jose, Juan Santamaría International Airport
San Jose, Juan Santamaría International Airport
San Jose, Juan Santamaría International Airport

Content: Started our journey to Costa Rica with a 7 hours JetBlue Flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Juan Santamaría International Airport. Nice, small, clean airport.

Location: Alajuela

Day 1 - 4 Mar 2019

Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen

Alajuela, Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen
Alajuela, Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen
Alajuela, Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen

Content: We took a 30min drive to our hotel in Heredia, beautiful hotel, loved the ambience, the staff is very helpful and it is close to airport.

Museum of Popular Culture

Alajuela, Museum of Popular Culture
Alajuela, Museum of Popular Culture
Alajuela, Museum of Popular Culture

Content: In evening with a 20min drive we reached museum of popular culture, which belongs to former Costa Rica president. Small but cute museum opened only on sunday.

Pesquería da Limonta

Alajuela, Pesquería da Limonta

Content: Returning back from museum we had dinner at a restaurant, delicious sea food highly recommended.

Location: Alajuela

Day 2 - 5 Mar 2019

La Paz Waterfall

Alajuela, La Paz Waterfall
Alajuela, La Paz Waterfall
Alajuela, La Paz Waterfall

Content: After Breakfast we set-off towards La Paz Waterfall, which is a privately owned ecological attraction. The waterfalls, wildlife and birds are amazing, need to walk and climb, too many steps.

La Fortuna

Alajuela, La Fortuna
Alajuela, La Fortuna

Content: Later headed further towards our stay in La Fortuna, which was 2 hour drive from waterfall. La Fortuna is a city which means the fortune.

Location: La Fortuna

Day 2 - 5 Mar 2019

Los Lagos Hotel, Spa & Resort

La Fortuna, Los Lagos Hotel, Spa & Resort
La Fortuna, Los Lagos Hotel, Spa & Resort
La Fortuna, Los Lagos Hotel, Spa & Resort

Content: Checked-in to a hotel, great hotel, clean and lots of hot springs, and swim up bar.

Los Lagos Hotel, Spa & Resort

La Fortuna, Los Lagos Hotel, Spa & Resort
La Fortuna, Los Lagos Hotel, Spa & Resort

Content: Enjoyed drinks on pool side bar, had dinner at on-site restaurant, the food was very delicious and fresh.

Location: La Fortuna

Day 3 - 6 Mar 2019

Arenal Volacano National Park

La Fortuna, Arenal Volacano National Park
La Fortuna, Arenal Volacano National Park
La Fortuna, Arenal Volacano National Park

Content: Arenal Volacano National Park is a park which protects rain forests and it is known for hiking and volcano, Cerro Chato. With a short hike this park offers waterfalls and pools, need special skill and fitness the trails are steep.

Sky Adventures Arenal Park

La Fortuna, Sky Adventures Arenal Park
La Fortuna, Sky Adventures Arenal Park
La Fortuna, Sky Adventures Arenal Park

Content: Later we had a zip-line activity at Sky Adventures Arenal Park, the guides had excellent knowledge about safety. The equipments were very well which boosts our confidence. Must visit adventure destination.

Rappeling

La Fortuna, Rappeling
La Fortuna, Rappeling

Content: We did rappeling down towards the canyons, passing through beauty of rainforest and rocks. simply wow experience.

Restaurante Don Rufino

La Fortuna, Restaurante Don Rufino
La Fortuna, Restaurante Don Rufino

Content: With a short drive from hotel we reached Restaurante Don Rufino, where we had lasagna for our dinner, it was delicious and portion was also good.

Location: La Fortuna

Day 4 - 7 Mar 2019

Tamarindo

La Fortuna, Tamarindo
La Fortuna, Tamarindo
La Fortuna, Tamarindo

Content: Started our morning with a 4 hours journey to Tamarindo, known for lengthy beached, surfing and turtule nesting.

Location: Tamarindo

Day 4 - 7 Mar 2019

Villa Amarilla Beachfront Hotel

Tamarindo, Villa Amarilla Beachfront Hotel
Tamarindo, Villa Amarilla Beachfront Hotel
Tamarindo, Villa Amarilla Beachfront Hotel

Content: Checked-in to a Beach facing hotel in Tamarindo. clean room, Best place with great staff. The owners are very cool and friendly.

Tamarindo Beach

Tamarindo, Tamarindo Beach
Tamarindo, Tamarindo Beach

Content: Today it was our free day, later in evening we took a walk on the beach and watched people enjoying activities.

Villa Amarilla Beachfront Hotel

Tamarindo, Villa Amarilla Beachfront Hotel

Content: The owner was the chef himself, he cooked delicious food and served it with vine, great hospitality and gesture. They were super cool.

Location: Tamarindo

Day 5 - 8 Mar 2019

Las Baulas National Marine Park

Tamarindo, Las Baulas National Marine Park

Content: After breakfast we took a 30min drive to Las Baulas National Marine Park, known for protecting turtle nesting. We saw crabs and some hatched turtle eggs. Carry plenty of water.

Witches Rock Surf Camp

Tamarindo, Witches Rock Surf Camp
Tamarindo, Witches Rock Surf Camp

Content: Later reached Witches Rock Surf Camp, near to our accommodation, which offers a good intermediate surfing experience, lots of boards to choose from. The Staff is rude.

Witches Rock Surf Camp

Tamarindo, Witches Rock Surf Camp

Content: Ordered sushi and had beer which was amazing, the food was affordable but the beer was a bit costly. The restaurant was little bit crowded.

Tamarindo Fishing

Tamarindo, Tamarindo Fishing
Tamarindo, Tamarindo Fishing

Content: Sailed far from the coast, had amazing fishing experience, we caught red snapper fish in the ocean and returned back to our hotel after a day full of adventure.

Location: Tamarindo

Day 6 - 9 Mar 2019

Scuba and Snuba of Costa Rica

Tamarindo, Scuba and Snuba of Costa Rica

Content: We decided to start our last morning in Tamarindo going for a scuba dive, scuba instructors are very friendly, they took us a group in which no one were professional diver, pointed many fishes under water best experience with them. Would love to visit here again.

Catamaran Charters

Tamarindo, Catamaran Charters

Content: Evening went towards bay and boarded a boat which took us in the ocean for best view of Tamarindo Beaches and a romentic sunset. Nice place for quality time between the ocean.

Anthony’s Asian Cuisine

Tamarindo, Anthony’s Asian Cuisine

Content: Returning back from sunset we visited a asian cuisine restaurant & ordered tuna sashimi and sushi, which was very great and best thing is they provide fresh food in affordable price with great quality and taste.

Location: Tamarindo

Day 7 - 10 Mar 2019

Tamarindo Airport

Tamarindo, Tamarindo Airport
Tamarindo, Tamarindo Airport

Content: Checked-out and took a 10min drive to airport for our flight to San Jose. Small airport but staff here is very helpful. only two airlines operate here.

Location: San Jose

Day 7 - 10 Mar 2019

Juan Santamaría International Airport

San Jose, Juan Santamaría International Airport
San Jose, Juan Santamaría International Airport
San Jose, Juan Santamaría International Airport

Content: We took a 1hr Sansa Airlines Flight from Tamarindo Airport to Juan Santamaría International Airport. Airport was nice, clean and small.

Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen

San Jose, Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen
San Jose, Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen
San Jose, Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen

Content: We checked in to Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen close to Airport, after exploration and adventure, for our Leisure quality time together and enjoying drinks at the bar.

La Esquina de Buenos Aires

San Jose, La Esquina de Buenos Aires
San Jose, La Esquina de Buenos Aires
San Jose, La Esquina de Buenos Aires

Content: After some rest and drinks at the Bar we had our dinner, sirloin is highly recommended here and you wont be disappointed.

Location: San Jose

Day 8 - 11 Mar 2019

Juan Santamaría International Airport

San Jose, Juan Santamaría International Airport
San Jose, Juan Santamaría International Airport

Content: Had breakfast and took a 30min drive to Juan Santamaría International Airport from were we had our 10 hours JetBlue Airlines Flight to John F. Kennedy International Airport. The memorable trip with a wonderful flight.