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1st time to Costa Rica

Hello. This will be my first time going to CR. I'll be going with a gf to celebrate our bdays. I need advise on places to go, rental car, lodging, etc. I think I planned too many places to visit. Here is the itinerary I came up with, please let me know what places I should leave out. Thanks :)

3/6:
From San Jose Airport:
Drive to La Fortuna & Tabacon
Stay 1 night in Arenal Volcano NP

3/7:
Llanos Del Cortes
Playa Hermosa
Playa Conchal
Stay 1 night in Tamarindo

3/8:
Playa Grande
Playa Avellana

Playa Guiones
Playa Barrigona
Stay 1 night in Samara

3/9:
Playa Carillo

Playa Manzanillo
Stay 2 Nights in Santa Teresa/Mal Pais

3/11:
Montezuma

-Taxi Boat to Jaco

Quepos
Stay 1 Night in Manual Antonio

3/12:
Playa Matapalo
(1) Night in Dominical

3/13
Uvita

3/14
Drive to San Jose, 6am flight out on 3/15

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