About Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Guanacaste is perhaps the greatest cultural and natural richness province in Costa Rica. Located northeast of the country, the province preserves incredible natural treasures. Here you will find amazing beaches, active volcanoes, wetlands, caves, rivers, waterfalls, and many adventures and national parks. Discover the amazing wildlife of the area, pumas, sloths, jaguars, frogs, monkeys, crocodiles, thousands of birds is part of what you can find here. Take some of our Guanacaste Tours that can be performed from Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Papagayo Gulf Hotels. As well as from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo Beach, Conchal, and Potrero beach. You can also enjoy Nicaragua Day Trips and discover this beautiful country full of history and colonial architecture.

The Liberia International Airport in Guanacaste is located only 25 minutes from the most important places for vacationing as the renowned beach towns of Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, Playa Panama. As well as from hotels as Andaz Papagayo, Four Seasons Peninsula, Planet Hollywood Guanacaste, among others. 60 minutes’ drive you will find beaches like Tamarindo, Conchal, Flamingo, Potrero, Pinilla, and Playa Grande. In addition, most coastal cities and towns enjoy the regular services that can be found in any city; banks, health services, ATM, phone and internet services, restaurants, and nightlife.

Walk by active volcanoes, enjoy hot springs, and visit lush waterfalls perfect for swimming. For the most adventurous take a white water rafting trip, or enjoy the zip lines, tubing, horseback riding, and river float trips. If you prefer the ocean take a surf lesson or enjoy a snorkeling trip. Guanacaste also is perfect for those looking for something different. Sports Fishing is definitely one of the biggest attractions of the province. From Papagayo Gulf, Tamarindo, Nosara, Montezuma, or Santa Teresa the fishing is extraordinary. The species range from mahi-mahi, red snapper, marlin, roosterfish, sailfish, etc.

If you love scuba diving the Gulf of Papagayo is the perfect area to stay and discover the variety of marine life. The area has more than 20 diving spots in the Papagayo Gulf. As well as in the Catalina’s Islands located 45 minutes by boat from Playas del Coco or visit the magnificent Bat Islands during the bull sharks season. Guanacaste is the perfect place where you can find it all. A long coastline with white sandy beaches, excellent hotels, and resorts, vacation rentals, an international airport. All this plus friendly people, local cuisine, and perfect weather for your vacation.


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