16 days in Central America Itinerary

16 days in Central America Itinerary

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Start: Copenhagen, Denmark
Fly:  18 h
1
Tamarindo, Costa Rica
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h
5
Roatan, Honduras
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
6
San Pedro, Belize
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h
End: Copenhagen, Denmark

3
nights
Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Tamarindo ©
Surfing remains the main reason to take a trip to Tamarindo, as the beachside town is mostly known for its excellent waves.
Explore hidden gems such as Pura Aventura and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Change things up with a short trip to Adrenaline & Extreme Tours in Playa Flamingo (about 30 minutes away). There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Monkey Park, see Off-Road Tours, and kick back and relax at Playa Avellana.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Tamarindo trip tool.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Tamarindo is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Copenhagen to Tamarindo is minus 7 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Playas del Coco.

Things to do in Tamarindo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Playa Flamingo
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Pura Aventura ©
Pura Aventura
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

2
nights
Playas del Coco, Costa Rica

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.
On the 14th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Hermosa, thenstop by Lis Umana Beachwear, and then have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, thenview the masterpieces at Rojas Bros Boruca Indigenous Arts, and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

Discover how to plan a Playas del Coco trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Tamarindo to Playas del Coco in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to La Fortuna de San Carlos.

Things to do in Playas del Coco

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Playa Hermosa
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Shark Diving
River Rafting & Tubing
Spas

2
nights
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica

Set against the backdrop of the imposing Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna de San Carlos offers visitors a chance to explore diverse natural landscapes and sample some delicious local produce.
On the 16th (Thu), learn and have fun at ChocoMuseo La Fortuna, take in the natural beauty of Rio Chollin, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. On the next day, browse the exhibits of Wood & Art Gallery, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Paradise Hot Springs, and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see photos and more tourist information, read La Fortuna de San Carlos trip builder.

Traveling by car from Playas del Coco to La Fortuna de San Carlos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Manuel Antonio.

Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

Tours Nature Parks
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Food Tours
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Paradise Hot Springs ©
Paradise Hot Springs

2
nights
Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

The rainforest meets the sea at Manuel Antonio National Park, a small but scenic natural preserve on the west coast of Costa Rica.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take a memorable tour with Tours, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and then take in the exciting artwork at The Captain's Booty. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, see Off-Road Tours, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Biesanz.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Manuel Antonio trip planner.

Traveling by car from La Fortuna de San Carlos to Manuel Antonio takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Roatan.

Things to do in Manuel Antonio

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

The Captain's Booty
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Playa Biesanz ©
Playa Biesanz
Off-Road Tours

2
nights
Roatan, Honduras

The largest of the Bay Islands, Roatan is the most developed and the most popular among its neighbors.
Explore hidden gems such as Scuba & Snorkeling and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Next up on the itinerary: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, enjoy the sand and surf at Tabyana Beach, stop by Rusty Fish, and stroll around Gumbalimba Park.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Roatan tour itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Manuel Antonio to Roatan takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. In July in Roatan, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to San Pedro.

Things to do in Roatan

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Shark Diving

2
nights
San Pedro, Belize

San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thenadmire all the interesting features of Shark Ray Alley, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Estuary of Caye Caulker. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): stop by Belize Chocolate Company, thentake in the exciting artwork at Belizean Arts, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the San Pedro trip planner.

Fly from Roatan to San Pedro in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daily temperatures in San Pedro can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Pedro

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Shark Ray Alley, The Estuary of Caye Caulker
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Shark Ray Alley ©
Shark Ray Alley
Spas

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