Costa Rica Itinerary Day 5: Tinamaste to Osa Peninsula
After spending an hour or two at the market we set off for the Osa Peninsula. We were taking the longer less traveled mountain route and would return along the coastal route later in the week. Per google, it would be approximately 2-hour drive.
Costa Rica Itinerary: Day 4- Nauyaca Waterfall Property
Nayauca Waterfall Property Driving around Tinamaste it became quite apparent that there is lots of land for sale, in fact, there is lots of land for sale all around Costa Rica. On this day we were looking at Finca Nauyaca, which was actually closer to Platanillo, and right by the Nauyaca waterfalls.
Costa Rica Day 3: Tinamaste
Exploring Tinamaste We'd chosen to stop and explore the Tinamaste area as it has an elevation of 764 meters (2506 feet), high enough to have a cooler climate than the beachfront areas like Dominical and Uvita. It is approximately 30 minutes by car to the beach, and 30 minutes to San Isidro de El General, a large city with a huge farmers market. Tinamaste is approximately a 3 1/2 hour drive from Juan Santamaria airport and also has its own organic farmers market and a thriving expat community.
Costa Rica Day 2: Tres de Junio to Tinamaste, Visit to Parque Nacional Los Quetzales
The morning was damp and drizzly so we set out on our way to our next destination, Tinamaste, with a planned stop at Parque Nacional Los Quetzales in the hopes of seeing the famed Costa Rica Quetzal.