Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Sarapiqui

The rainforest and wildlife create a pretty picture of Sarapiqui. This city's bird watching, rafting and chocolate shops draw many visitors. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Sarapiqui

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Sarapiqui a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mini Zoo and Jardin Yori (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Corso Lechería (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Colinas del Poas (22.5 mi / 36.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sarapiqui

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sarapiqui is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
  • Costa Rica Nature Pavilion (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Rara Avis Waterfall (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Quebrada Grande Biological Reserve (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Poas Volcano National Park (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Braulio Carrillo National Park (20.8 mi / 33.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sarapiqui

The nearest airport is in San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), located 32.9 mi (52.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is 34.4 mi (55.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Sarapiqui?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 17 vacation rentals near Sarapiqui. From 4 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sarapiqui for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Sarapiqui?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Sarapiqui. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Costa Rica Nature Pavilion: 17 vacation rentals
  • Rara Avis Waterfall: 54 vacation rentals
  • Las Horquetas: 21 vacation rentals
  • North America: 141,671 vacation rentals
  • San José: 570 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Sarapiqui! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Sarapiqui?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Sarapiqui:

  • Las Horquetas: 21 rentals
  • San José: 570 rentals
  • Atenas: 103 rentals
  • San José Province: 2,548 rentals
  • Escazu: 353 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Sarapiqui?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Sarapiqui. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Costa Rica Nature Pavilion: 17 rentals
  • Rara Avis Waterfall: 54 rentals
  • Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica): 441 rentals
  • Museum of Costa Rican Art: 424 rentals
  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens: 400 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sarapiqui listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Sarapiqui

Las Horquetas
21 vacation rentals
San José
570 vacation rentals
Atenas
103 vacation rentals
San José Province
2,548 vacation rentals
Escazu
353 vacation rentals
San Jose
147 vacation rentals
San Ramon
130 vacation rentals
Cartago
111 vacation rentals
Santa Ana
362 vacation rentals
Turrialba
41 vacation rentals
Alajuela
504 vacation rentals
Concepcion
132 vacation rentals
Jesús
113 vacation rentals
San Pedro
372 vacation rentals
Mercedes
130 vacation rentals
La Garita
252 vacation rentals
Santa Bárbara de Heredia
327 vacation rentals
La Palmeria
44 vacation rentals
Escobal
116 vacation rentals
Quesada
35 vacation rentals