This is a trip planned for me and 4 friends for 16 days in Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama. Items that are highlighted were trip highlights and highly recommend.
Day 1: Travel Day
Transfer from Managua to Leon using Tierratour
Leon Hotel: Hotel Flor De Sata
Day 2: Spent the day seeing Leon
Evening transfer to Granada using http://www.tierratour.com/shuttles.html
Granada Hotel: Miss Margrit’s Guest House
Day 3: Full day touring Granada
Day 4: Morning boat tour on Lake Nicaragua and afternoon night tour at Masaya Volcano arranged by Miss Margrit’s
Day 5: Transfer to Costa Rican Border (arranged by Miss Margrit’s). Picked up second transfer at the border using Transport Costa Rica
Monteverde hotel: Monteverde Lodge and Gardens
Day 6: Zip lining and Canopy walking with Selvatura Park (arranged once in Monteverde)
Day 7: Chocolate tour arranged by hotel and hiking in area
Day 8: Transfer to La Fortuna / Arenal through Costa Rica Shuttle Transportation Services. Afternoon hike to volcano and evening at hot springs.
Hotel: Arenal Volcano Inn
Day 9: Transfer from Arenal to San Jose using Costa Rica Shuttle Transportation Services. Afternoon in San Jose seeing museums.
Hotel: Crowne Plaza SABANA NORTE
Day 10: Rafting from Arenal to Pureto Viejo through Gecko Trail Costa Rica
Hotel: Hotel Guarana
Day 11: Morning at Jaguar Rescue Center. Afternoon transfer to Bocas Del Torro Panama (arranged in Pureto Viejo)
Day 12: Enjoying sun and water activities in Bocas Del Torro
Hotel: Koko Resort
Day 13: Fly to Panama City. Full day in Panama City.
Used Air B&B
Day 14: Full day in Panama City.
Day 15: Full day at Panama Canal.
Day 16: Return home.