This is a great family activity! The North Pacific Coast of Guanacaste is known for its beautiful beaches of white, gold, gray, black and even pink sand.
They are the preferred vacation destinations, having the sunniest climate in all of Costa Rica. It has more than 200 kilometers of sandy coastlines – therefore the best place for us to offer a customized beach tour.
You can find bustling beach towns with exotic deserted beaches where you can get lost in wild nature. You can pick 3 of the of the following beaches from our top choice list.
Playa Potrero: Typical small town with restaurants, bars, supermarkets, tours and activities. It is terrific for swimming, sunbathing, walking and horseback riding.
Playa Flamingo: Stunning white sand, unspoiled beaches and pristine clear blue waters.
Playa Brasilito: Small and quiet with a few restaurants and little hotels.
Playa Conchal: Know by everyone as the Seashell Beach. One of the most beautiful beaches in Guanacaste with its white sugary sand and clear, calm water. Spectacular Playa Conchal owes its name to the millions of fragments of shells that form its iridescent sand.
Playa Grande: A very big and long surf beach that is part of the Las Baulas National Marine Park, a protected area for Leatherback sea turtles that come to nest here between October and March.
Playa Tamarindo: One of the best beaches and surf towns in Guanacaste, with great souvenir shops, restaurants, clubs and water sports.
What to bring:
- Comfortable clothing and swimsuit
- Running shoes, sandals or flip flops
- Beach towel
- Camera and your amazing smile
- Insect repellent & sunscreen lotion
- Bottle of water
- Photocopy or electronic copy of passport in cell phone
- Money for gratuities to chauffeur and guides
- First class transportation
- Professional guide
- Some beach chairs & snorkeling gears
- Typical meal, snacks and beverages
Sunset on a Catamaran
Embark on an unforgettable four-hour sea trip in magnificent Papagayo Bay. Be on the lookout for dolphins and sea turtles. The adventure will bring you to a lovely secluded beach, for some swimming, relaxation, snorkeling or simply stay on the boat to enjoy the sun with a nice cocktail. While at sea, be on the lookout for dolphins, sea turtles and manta rays.
Explore Cortes Waterfalls
Discovering the magnificent Cortes Falls is like entering directly into paradise. The falls fall into a tranquil pond that has its source in the Potrero River, coming directly from the Orosi Volcano. With a white sand beach suitable for swimming, sunbathing, these falls are considered among the most spectacular in Costa Rica.
Rafting - Tenorio River - Class 3-4
Participating in this activity will allow you to get away from the very hot beaches of Guanacaste. Experience over 22 fun and exciting rapids on 12 kilometers of river. During the visit you will have the opportunity to observe many species of wild animals such as iguanas, tropical birds and monkeys. Go rafting rain or shine, you’re going to get wet anyway!