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Advise on the best 3 areas to spend 14 days in Costa Rica

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Advise on the best 3 areas to spend 14 days in Costa Rica

Hola ! my wife and I enjoy adventure and we are narrowing down 3 areas to spend 4 days in each. possibly Arenal, Manual Antonio, and Osa. we like real jungle, nice beaches and kayaking, zip lines,snorkelling, wildlife. what is the best way to get around- bus, car fly ?

Thanks to those that have already given us some advice, and also any new ideas are much appreciated !!

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1. Re: Advise on the best 3 areas to spend 14 days in Costa Rica

The three places you have choose are good for your vacation, meabe you can also add a visit to Pacuare river for a rafting trip. About the way to get around is easy with shuttles interbus around the country and Eco transfers for the shuttle to Drake bay from Manuel Antonio. when are you planning to visit us?

You can read the post I did for new shuttle Quepos/sierpe and take the info of this shuttle company. NATUREGUIDE

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2. Re: Advise on the best 3 areas to spend 14 days in Costa Rica

Thanks, Natureguide ! your knowledge is much appreciated ! Would a good flow be to drive from SJ to Lafortuna, book some tours when we get there, then fly to MA, then take the new bus to Osa peninsula, then fly back to SJ ? Would those connections work ?

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3. Re: Advise on the best 3 areas to spend 14 days in Costa Rica

They will work very well, just you cannot rent a car and drop off the car in Arenal without paid a extra fee. You can plan and get the shuttle with interbus to Arenal or have a driver, for the tours there most of them offer transportation and you dont really need a car in La Fortuna, taxis are reasonable to take. Flight Arenal to Manuel Antonio is avery good idea, look into nature air, they have a locos fare for the first tow seats to sale for half of the price.

For Corcovado, you want to make sure you get a hotel in Drake bay because this is the place where the boats from sierpe are going to take you.

Doing the transportation like you have plan is a very good way. NATUREGUIDE

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4. Re: Advise on the best 3 areas to spend 14 days in Costa Rica

www.jinetesdeosa.com

Nice place Drake's Bay new shuttle $25 pp

Have fun,

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