Best of 1 Day in Costa Rica

Recent Itineraries for Costa Rica in 1 Day

Spending 1 day in Costa Rica? Refer these recently created 1 day Costa Rica travel itineraries.

A Day in Costa Rica - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Whether you're in Costa Rica just for a day with your friends, a day off on a business trip, or first timer backpacking on a solo trip and you've always wanted to go to Costa Rica, you can still explore this city of Mexico and get a feel for its culture and history.

Is one day enough for Costa Rica?

Wondering whether one day is enough or not, to explore Costa Rica? Certainly not; but here's how you can make the most of it. Though Costa Rica is the place to be, suggesting attractions for 24 hours in Costa Rica could be a tough choice as there are many places than you can visit. You might get a glimpse of Costa Rica, but for a local slice, you of course need a lot more time. On this trip, we suggest you cover only 4-5 popular attractions of Costa Rica, spending time walking around and discovering the history, culture, and people.

What to pack for 1 day in Costa Rica vacation?

It can be worth having a petite backpack for Costa Rica day trip. More helpful things to pack for a day trip to Costa Rica:

  • Light jacket
  • Maps and Brochures
  • Snacks and Water Bottle
  • Camera with batteries

How to spend 1 day in Costa Rica?

The best way to explore Costa Rica in 1 day is to visit the best Costa Rica attractions and avoid the crowd whenever possible. This Costa Rica itinerary of 1 day takes you to the landmark spots like Pista Arerrizaje San Miguel, Cabo Velas Airport, Puerto Jimenez Airport. Along with a mist-trix of must-see attractions, outdoor activities and few family and kid’s activities like a visit to Barra Del Colorado Airport, you will have a splendid time on your one day trip to Costa Rica for sure.

Costa Rica travel tips to save time and money

Easy and handy Costa Rica guidelines for your one day trip in Costa Rica:

  • Don't try to fit in everything
  • Book a guided Costa Rica sightseeing tour
  • Start early, you will have more time to explore as well you can easily beat the crowds.
  • Don't leave your planning until the last minute

Where to stay for 1 day in Costa Rica?

Since you have only 24 hours in Costa Rica, you should make the most of it by staying around the city's top attractions. Although it might not be the best deal, you will save time as well money spent on commute. Whatever your budget is, you can easily find the cheap and budget friendly accommodations in Costa Rica for 1 day. Locals also offer cozy homestays with awesome food and they would guide you to plan your travel accordingly.

Best places to eat in Costa Rica if you've only 1 day:

Want to explore the sumptuous cuisine of this city? Then, visit the most popular restaurants for delicious food.

Local transportation in Costa Rica

If you want to explore the offbeat places in Costa Rica and know its every nook and corner, then hopping onto a metro/train or a local city bus will be a smart choice.

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Where to Go in 1 Day in Costa Rica

Here is a list of best places to visit in Costa Rica in 1 day. Visit popular attractions and have a memorable experience in Costa Rica.

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