Why Vacation in Guanacaste

Playa Hermosa, GuanacasteWhy Vacation in Guanacaste? Well, the answer is easy, as soon as you arrive in Guanacaste you can relax and put on your sandals and enjoy a swim in a warm ocean and transparent ocean waters. Take your towel and suntan lotion and sunbathe on white-sand beaches and fill them with sand. You will feel the ocean breeze on your face, discover new places and make new friends. During your vacation in Guanacaste, you will discover the meaning of Pura Vida, share our traditions and delicious food. You will always receive a smile, a handshake, a hug because that’s how we are, warm people willing to share the best we have.  

Guanacaste, Costa RicaAnother reason Why Vacation in Guanacaste is the abundant nature, tropical forests, multicolored flowers, and incredible fauna. Would you like to be near sloth bears, toucans, white-faced monkeys and observe thousands of local and migratory birds? If your answer is yes, well this is the perfect place. You will observe wildlife such as the majestic jaguar, ocelots and pumas, crocodiles, and more.  

You have wondered what it feels like to walk through an active volcano?. We take you to discover its fumaroles, boiling mud, sulfur lagoons, and steams. Enjoy a wonderful day hiking the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, its activity, flora, fauna, and waterfalls. We can’t forget about the majestic Rio Celeste waterfall and its blue light river.

Guanacaste, Costa RicaMore reason to Vacation in Guanacaste? Here you will find the best adventure parks in Costa Rica. Discover the forest canopy walking on suspension bridges and discover nature from a different point of view.  Slide through forests and river canyons while taking your adrenaline to the fullest with some of our zip lines tours. Take a horseback ride through the forest or slide down water slides.  Take a white water rafting or tubing trip and have a lot of fun and adrenaline with your friends. 

The abundant nature present in national parks and reserves and the various activities you can do in Guanacaste are undoubtedly its greatest attraction. You could observe jaguars, toucans, pumas, ocelots, sloths, monkeys, and much more. Guanacaste is rich in nature and wildlife but as well in adventures and fun!

Also, the Liberia International Airport, named as one of the bests in Latin America, is located just 25 minutes from places like Playas del Coco, Hermosa, and Ocotal. As well onlyPapagayo Gulf Guanacaste 30 minutes from resorts as Andaz Papagayo, Secrets, Planet Hollywood, or Four Seasons Costa Rica. If you choose to drive a little more, located one hour from the Liberia International Airport you will find places like Tamarindo Beach, a famous place for its beach and perfect waves for surfing, or Flamingo and Conchal, with its white-sand beaches and turquoise waters.  

Delicious cuisine, incredible beaches, friendly people, traditions, culture, and luxury accommodations. Plus national parks, activities, and unique flora and fauna make Guanacaste the perfect place for your vacation. As well this is the dream destination for your honeymoon or even your wedding.  Here you will find everything, but if there is some special travel request you have, just let us know and we will gladly help you create memorable moments with your loved ones. If you still need to know more about Why Vacation in Guanacaste, we prefer you to come and we will take you through a real Costa Rica experience. 

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Tours from Guanacaste

Monteverde Tours From Guanacaste

Monteverde Tours From Guanacaste cannot miss in your list of places to know during your vacations in Costa Rica. Adventure parks, nature reserves, suspension bridges, and botanical gardens are just some of the things to do in Monteverde. Monteverde holds 400 bird species, over 100 different mammals, thousands of insects, and 120 species of amphibians and reptiles.  It is located at the continental division and the area enjoys 6 different habitats of which 90% are still virgin forest areas.

Our Monteverde Tours From Guanacaste offers you private transportation and boats, this way we can give you a customized experience, and at the same time, we care about your safety.  This way we give you the opportunity to change itineraries (if possible), make stops along the way, and enjoy the day at your own pace, without a rush.

Monteverde Tours From Guanacaste depart from:

Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, and Riu Guanacaste Hotels. We also leave from Andaz Papagayo, Planet Hollywood Guanacaste, and Four Seasons Peninsula. As well as Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove Resort among others. You can also enjoy our tours from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Potrero. 



Monteverde Tours From Guanacaste

Located at 4,662 ft (1,440 m) over the sea level and right on the mountains of the northwest, is the Monteverde cloud forest. Here you could get to see the famous resplendent quetzal, jaguars, ocelots among others. Monteverde is also famous for its great diversity of birds, both local and migratory.  

Founded by Quakers in the ’50s from the United States, this place contains a unique nature and magic. Our Monteverde Tours will take you to discover these places full of adventure, discovery, and fun. You could walk the suspension bridges and explore the life found in the forest canopy. You can also take it to the limit and enjoy one of the best zip lines tour in the country. 

If you want something quieter, our Monteverde Tours From Guanacaste can take you to enjoy the extraordinary Coffee Tour. Learn about the process of coffee, sugar cane, and chocolate. As well you can ride on an oxcart and try some typical snacks and of course, enjoy a delicious coffee. Or you could take a walk through the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. Here you will find a variety of birds, wildlife, waterfalls, and a forest like no other. 


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Arenal Volcano Tours from Guanacaste

An essential place in your checklist of things to do and visit in Costa Rica is the Arenal Volcano and its surroundings. Our Arenal Volcano Tours from Guanacaste will take you to enjoy the best activities Although the Arenal volcano is not currently active, it is undoubtedly the biggest attraction in the area. Here you will witness the abundance of nature, its biodiversity, rain forests, and its scenic beauty. 

Our Arenal Volcano Tours from Guanacaste offers you private transportation and boats, this way we can give you a customized experience, and at the same time, we care about your safety.  This way we give you the opportunity to change itineraries (if possible), make stops along the way, and enjoy the day at your own pace, without a rush.

All our Arenal Volcano Tours  depart from:

Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, and Riu Guanacaste Hotels. We also leave from Andaz Papagayo, Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, and Four Seasons Costa Ricaa. As well as Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove Resort among others. You can also enjoy our tours from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Potrero.

Our Arenal Volcano Tours will take you to discover the lava trails’ products of years of activity. You will also observe the majestic volcano from the nearest point. The waterfall of fortune is another place that you should not miss on your trip to Arenal. This incredible fall of 70 meters will leave you breathless. You can swim in their pools or just sit and enjoy the power of nature. 

Ready for a day of adventure and adrenaline? Our Arenal Volcano Tours will take you to enjoy the best adventure parks. You will discover the forest canopy by taking one of the zip lines tours or walking along the suspension bridges and their extraordinary views. Here it is possible to observe a lot of wildlife, howlers and white-faced monkeys, sloth bears, toucans, coatis, butterflies garden, snakes, birds are part of the species you can find here. 

Our Arenal Volcano Tours from Guanacaste will take you on a beautiful day tour around Lake Arenal and wind fields, you will be impressed by the beauty of this place and discover one of the wonders of Costa Rica. All tours can be customized so you can enjoy the adventures you like the most and we will create an itinerary especially for you. 


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Guanacaste Nature Tours

The province of Guanacaste contains an incredible natural richness and we will take you to discover it. Our Guanacaste Nature Tours will take you to discover the wildlife of the area. You can observe jaguars, toucans, white-faced monkeys, and howlers, ocelots, sloths, crocodiles. In addition to hundreds of birds both local and migratory species, hummingbirds, and red macaws. 

Our Guanacaste Nature Tours offer you private transportation, this way we can give you a customized experience, and at the same time, we care about your safety.  This way we give you the opportunity to change itineraries (if possible), make stops along the way, and enjoy the day at your own pace, without a rush.

All our Guanacaste Nature Tours depart from:

Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, and Riu Guanacaste Hotels. We also leave from Andaz Papagayo, Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, and Four Seasons Costa Rica. We also leave from Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove Resort among others. You can also enjoy our tours from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Potrero.

You may be asking yourself which places provide the best nature & wildlife tours in the Province of Guanacaste for travelers on a budget? Well, the answer is easy, we will take you to discover the best of Guanacaste and make each experience simply unforgettable.

Our Guanacaste Nature Tours take you on active volcanoes, as the famous Rincon de la Vieja Volcano. There you can observe its boiling mud, acid lagoons, water steam, tectonic activity, and waterfalls. As well you can observe some of the local fauna such as coatis, anteaters, spiders, and white-faced monkeys. On rare occasions, you could see pumas and tapirs. 

Another great place to observe volcanic activity and relax on hot springs is the Miravalles Volcano. There you will hike by an active crater, enjoy the hot springs and volcanic mud and visit an amazing waterfall. If you want to see something really spectacular you can visit the famous Rio Celeste Waterfall and its turquoise water river. This is a great opportunity also to walk through the rainforest and observe lots of birds. Here you can find sloths and sometimes you can run into a tapir. 

Guanacaste province has six impressive national parks where you will discover and live unforgettable experiences. One of them is the Palo Verde National Park, where you will sail along the Tempisque river where you will observe a great variety of wildlife. From white-faced monkeys, crocodiles, bats, birds, iguanas and much more is what you will be able to observe during the excursion. A visit to this park is a must if you are a bird lover.

In the Santa Rosa National Park, you can discover our history and how our ancestors defended our country from invaders. You will be able to visit La Casona, where a battle But you can also learn about the dry tropical forest and its wildlife. where the first battle to defend Costa Rica took place in 1856.

Our Guanacaste Nature Tours takes you to observe the Turtle Nesting, where you can live an experience like no other. This is one of the beaches chosen by the olive ridley turtle for the arribada or arrival takes place. You will observe thousands of turtles arriving to lay their eggs on the beach. In the same way, it is possible to make the excursion for the hatching of the turtles. As well you can find several animal refuges and shelters to visit and observe some of our wildlife.

Guanacaste Nature Tours will also take you to discover waterfalls where you can dive and swim in crystal clear waters. You will discover botanical gardens with dozens of sloth bears, colored frogs, butterflies, and much more. All this in addition to our boat tours through nature reserves, visits to our national parks, hikes through our forests, make our Guanacaste Nature Tours the best option to discover the nature enclosed in this wonderful land called Guanacaste. 

If you want to hike through the magical rainforest, we recommend you yo take the Sensoria hike. This is an amazing place located next to the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano. Blue light waterfalls and rivers, wildlife, peace and calm, are part of what you will find here. Let us know what would you like to see and we will create customized Guanacaste Nature Tours for you and your family or friends.


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Tours from Guanacaste

Our Tours from Guanacaste will take you to enjoy the best of this amazing province, located on the north coast of Costa Rica. You will visit the best Adventure Parks where you can enjoy the zip lines, horseback riding, tubing, hot springs, water slides, hanging bridges, and more. Papagayo Tours takes you to the renowned Monteverde Cloud Forest, where you can visit the amazing natural preserve or take a hike by the hanging bridges.

The Arenal Volcano and its hot springs should be a must to do on your list of things to do in Costa Rica. Also, our Guanacaste One Day Tours takes you to the most exotic tropical forests, active volcanoes, national parks, and more. Discover the amazing nature, culture, and people of this beautiful land.

Our Tours from Guanacaste depart from:

Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, and Riu Guanacaste Hotels. We also leave from Andaz Papagayo, Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, and Four Seasons Costa Rica. As well as Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove Resort among others. You can also enjoy our tours from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Potrero. 


Tours from Guanacaste

Our Guanacaste Tours offer private and customized activities, covering the special travel needs of each customer. No schedules to follow, and always ready to show a little more Guanacaste. Let us know about your perfect vacation and we will make it happen.

Each of our excursions has been created to be enjoyed by everyone, from the young to the elders, everybody deserves a bit of Costa Rica. If you are looking for adrenaline, take our world-class whitewater rafting at the Tenorio River. The Palo Verde National Park Boat Trip s perfect to discover the local wildlife. 

Guanacaste has some of the most beautiful places to visit. Here you will find some of the most amazing landscapes in our country. Our tours will take you to the most exotic national parks such as Rincon de la Vieja Volcano with its volcanic activity and amazing wildlife. The famous Rio Celeste Waterfall is another park with amazing beauty, green lush rainforest, and its blue light color waterfall. Santa Rosa National Park is not very visited but holds incredible wildlife, as well the park spots one of the last remnants of tropical dry forest in the world.

The unique coastline with sunny and white sandy beaches with crystalline waters is perfect to enjoy with your family. Our Tours from Guanacaste will take you to visit some of the most amazing white-sand beaches in Guanacaste like Flamingo, and Conchal. As well you will visit Tamarindo Beach, famous for its long beach, and perfect waves for surfing. As well here you can enjoy some of the best spots in Costa Rica for scuba diving. You will be able to observe a great variety of marine life as sharks, eels, turtles, mantas, and much more.

Sports fishing is also another great activity to enjoy in the Pacific waters of Guanacaste. Along the year you can find marlin, sailfish, yellowfin tuna, red snapper, and more. If you want some adrenaline we have the perfect adventure for you, we will take you to learn the art of ride waves with our Tamarindo Surf Lesson. If you prefer something more relaxing but fun, explore the Papagayo Gulf and its secluded white-sand beaches with our Guanacaste Snorkeling Trips. 

Guanacaste province offers many typical festivities and rodeos during the summertime. They can be enjoyed by everybody, and they are the perfect way to learn about the local culture, gastronomy, and its particular Pura Vida lifestyle. Of course is a great way to make new friends.

Our activities offer you a relaxing familiar environment, safe and secure, efficient, and fully bilingual service. Search no longer and let us show you the best of Guanacaste and make every adventure a memorable experience. If you need to customize any of our Tours from Guanacaste let us create an unforgettable experience.

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Diamante Eco Adventure Park

Diamante Eco Adventure Park in Guanacaste is perfect for all the family. Located 30 minutes from Playas del Coco, Hermosa and Ocotal, here you can choose from the 3 packages we have ready for you. Take the amazing Aerial Pass, enjoy a discovery journey with nature pass or prepare for an adrenaline rush with the adventure pass. At Diamante Eco Adventure Park we have an activity for everybody.

All our Guanacaste Tours depart from:

Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, and Riu Guanacaste Hotels. We also leave from Andaz Papagayo, Planet Hollywood Guanacaste, and Four Seasons Peninsula. As well as Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove Resort among others. You can also enjoy our tours from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Potrero. 


  • Diamante Eco Adventure Park is located next to the Riu Guanacaste Hotels Complex, and very near to several resorts and beaches. If you are located in Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Playa Panama, or Ocotal, this is the perfect one-day excursion.  As well it is perfect if you are staying at the Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, Andaz Papagayo Resort, or Four Seasons Costa Rica. Diamante Eco Adventure Park is perfect to enjoy amazing zip lines, including the famous superman, the animal garden with sloths, jaguars, toucans, etc. Finish your day at the beach club and enjoy doing some paddleboard or kayaking.

    Diamante Eco Adventure Park Packages to choose from:

    Diamante Aerial Pass: soar through the skies from mountain to mountain on our dual Zip Lines! 5 lines that include one of the top 5 longest lines worldwide, our Superman one mile long line with an ocean view! Do the quick jump on our tower, Diamante Aerial Pass restrictions on zip line: 60 pounds min. weight, 280 pounds max. weight)

    Diamante Discovery Pass: Diamante’s Animal Rescue Sanctuary is Guanacaste’s largest and was built in partnership with La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Diamante is home to the largest variety of species in one location.

    The habitats are designed to provide a natural setting for the animals while allowing guests to interact, enjoy up close and safe viewing. These animals are rescued by MINAE, the Costa Rican Ministry of Wildlife and include sloths, monkeys, jaguars, toucans, pumas, crocodiles, and more. Diamante Discovery Pass Sanctuary is also home to a world-class butterfly observatory, serpentarium, and reptile exhibit. (No restrictions)

    Diamante Adventure Pass: Experience it all! Diamante’s Adventure Pass allows you the opportunity to experience a full day of adventure and participate in a variety of Diamante’s most popular activities. Diamante Eco Adventure Park will take you to enjoy the Ziplines, Animal Sanctuary, Botanical Garden, Hammock Beach, Kayaks, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle. Diamante Adventure Pass is the perfect adventure for all the family.

    Lunch is included in the Adventure Pass enjoy a Free Buffet Lunch, Coffee, Fruit, and Drinks!

  • Rates Diamante Eco Adventure Park

    From Playas del Coco, Hermosa, Ocotal, Secrets Papagayo, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove, Riu Guanacaste Hotels  and  Villa del SolAdultsChildren
    Aerial Pass (Zip Lines only)$130$110
    Discovery Pass (Animal Sanctuary)$95$85
    Adventure Pass (Full pass)$175$150
    • Rates per person.
    • Add $15 per person from Andaz Papagayo, Four Seasons Costa Rica, and Planet Hollywood Costa Rica.
    • Add $20 per person from Flamingo, Tamarindo, Conchal, and Potrero.
    • Taxes not included.

  • Includes Transportation, Bilingual Guide, Package of your choice, Water and Entrance Fee.

    Lunch is only included in the Adventure Pass.

    What to Bring: Tennis shoes and sandals, swimsuit, camera, sunblock, shorts, bugs spray, extra clothes, and a towel.

    Departure: 8.00 am / Return: 3.00 pm approx.

    Duration: 8 hours approx. (Full Package)

    Hiking Level: Easy

    *Note: If you suffer from high or low-pressure problems, asthma, or any heart problem please let our guide know and bring your medication with you. As well if you have any knees, hip, and back problems that are difficult for you to hike, it is necessary that your info to us before taking the tour.

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Borinquen Combo AdventureHacienda Guachipelin Adventure TourBuena Vista Mega Combo Tour
Tenorio River RaftingVandara Hot Springs & Adventure ParkRio Perdido Hot Springs and Adventure Park

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Guanacaste Catamaran Tour

Guanacaste Catamaran Tour is a memorable experience to enjoy during your vacation in Guanacaste. Discover the amazing secluded white-sand beaches of the Papagayo Gulf. Visit a cave, and discover the colorful marine life of the pacific ocean. Relax on the beach, swim or take a hike and enjoy the tropical breathtaking landscapes. While cruising by the Papagayo Gulf you could observe dolphins and turtles and during its season it is possible to observe humpback whales.

Guanacaste Catamaran Tour depart from:

Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, and Riu Guanacaste Hotels. We also leave from Andaz Papagayo, Planet Hollywood Guanacaste, and Four Seasons Peninsula. As well as Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove Resort among others. You can also enjoy our tours from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Potrero. 


  • Guanacaste Catamaran Tour

    Guanacaste Catamaran Tour is a must during your vacation in Guanacaste. Either taking the morning or during the afternoon you will enjoy incredible views, turquoise ocean, white sand beaches, and caverns. As well you will visit the best places to enjoy snorkeling and discover the marine life of our Pacific Ocean. 

    The coast of Guanacaste offers wonderful places that you will discover by taking our Guanacaste Catamaran Tour, either from Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, or Ocotal. Is a must if you stay at the hotels of the Papagayo Peninsula, Andaz Papagayo, Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, and Four Seasons Costa Rica. You can also enjoy our Catamaran cruises from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Potrero, or Conchal, you will be amazed by the beauties and the service you will find in each of our tours.

    Our morning Guanacaste Catamaran Tour offers you a better opportunity to discover the abundant marine life of Costa Rica. As there is better visibility is easier to observe and discover dolphins, turtles, stingrays, angelfish, moray eel, and an endless number of colorful fish. 

    In the afternoon during the Catamaran Sunset Cruise, you will be able to experience an unparalleled and relaxing experience. Observe the sun falling directly into the Pacific Ocean, relax with a drink, and enjoy a memorable experience. 

    We invite you to enjoy our Guanacaste Catamaran Tour and feel the ocean breeze, enjoy nature, and an all-inclusive service on board. The service includes local drinks and cocktails, snacks, tropical fruits, sodas, water, wine, and a beach lunch. It is a safe and tranquil activity to enjoy where you will discover some of our underwater life, beautiful beaches, and caves, and we are sure you will find some new friends as well.

  • Rates Guanacaste Catamaran Tour

     *RegularPrivate Cruises
    From Playas del Coco, Ocotal, Hermosa, Riu Guanacaste Hotels, Secrets Papagayo, and Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove, and Villas Sol.$99 p.pRates depend on the number of people, please send us a request with the number of people and your resort or location, and we will send you a customized quote.

    From Four Seasons Costa Rica, Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, Andaz Papagayo,
    $99 p.p
    From Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Conchal, and Potrero.$99 p.p
    • Ground transportation fees may apply depending on your location, please inquire.
    • The regular tour departing point is Playas del Coco.
    • Private Tours are also available please request.
    • Private Tours prices variate depending on the number of people.
    • Rates do not include taxes.

  • Includes a Bilingual guide and crew, snacks, beers, wine, fruits, sodas, beach lunch, and snorkeling equipment.

    What to Bring: Swimsuit, Light Gear, Towel, Sandals, Camera, and Sunblock, Hat, and cash for tips.

    Duration: 4 hours approx.

    Departures: Morning Tour 8:00 am / Sunset Tour  2:00 pm

    *Note: If you suffer from high or low-pressure problems, asthma, or any heart problem please let our guide know and bring your medication with you. As well if you have any knees, hip, and back problems that are difficult for you to hike, it is necessary that you inform us before taking the tour.


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Guanacaste Beach SafariGuanacaste Ocean Kayak TourTamarindo Estuary Kayak Tour
Tamarindo Surf LessonsGuanacaste Snorkeling TourGuanacaste Sailing Tours

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Guanacaste Outback Adventure

Guanacaste Outback Adventure takes you on a tour of three of the most important and iconic Guanacaste province places as The City of Liberia, The Rincón de la Vieja Volcano and the Santa Rosa National Park and its tropical dry forest.

All our Guanacaste Tours depart from:

Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, and Riu Guanacaste Hotels. We also leave from Andaz Papagayo, Planet Hollywood Guanacaste, and Four Seasons Peninsula. As well as Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove Resort among others. You can also enjoy our tours from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Potrero. 


  • Guanacaste Outback Adventure

    Our first stop will take you through the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, in a walk for about two hours in the forest where you can observe fumaroles, boiling mud, sulfur lakes and other volcanic activity, then visit the Oropendola waterfall, a beautiful drop clear water where you can swim if you wish. After the volcano experience Guanacaste Outback Adventure head north along the Pan-American Highway heading to Santa Rosa National Park.

    Here you will find the historic monument of the battle succeeded in 1856 against the Filibusters and the Casona still preserves some treasures of the time shown in the museum. Also, you will visit some of the trails in one of the last dry tropical forests in the world, here you can see howler and white-faced monkeys, deer, turkeys, coatimundis among others.

    After a day of nature and history, we will go also to the city of Liberia, the largest in the province, founded in colonial times where you still can see some old houses and its antique chapel. The city also offers many souvenirs for shopping before returning to your place of rest.

  • Rates Guanacaste Outback Adventure

     2 people4 people6+ people
    From Playas del Coco, Hermosa, Ocotal, Andaz Papagayo, Riu Guanacaste Hotels, Secrets Resort, $150 p.p$130 p.p $110 p.p 
    Planet Hollywood Guanacaste, Andaz Papagayo, and Four Seasons Peninsula$165 p.p$150 p.p$125 p.p
    From Tamarindo, Flamingo, and Conchal $180 p.p$160 p.p$140 p.p
    2 people min to operate the tour.

    Special rates for groups, please inquire.

  • Transportation, Entrance fee, Rincon de la Vieja Volcano hike, waterfall, Liberia city, Santa Rosa National Park, bilingual guide and typical lunch.

  • What to bring: Comfortable clothes, insect repellent, sunblock, hiking shoes, swimsuit, raincoat, binoculars, and camera

    Duration: 10 hours approx.

    Hiking requires good physical conditions, not recommended for people with knees, hips, back or high-pressure problems. 

    Not recommended for small kids (0-6)

    Hiking total time takes approx. 4 hours.

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Guanacaste Nature Expedition

Guanacaste Nature Expedition is a full day of discovering some of the natural treasures of the Guanacaste province. You will be visiting Las Pumas Animal Refuge, Llanos del Cortes Waterfalls, and the Botanical Garden where you will see many sloths,  toucans, and visit a butterfly garden.

Guanacaste Nature Expedition departs from:

Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, and Riu Guanacaste Hotels. We also leave from Andaz Papagayo, Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, and Four Seasons Costa Rica. As well as Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove Resort among others. You can also enjoy our tours from Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Playa Conchal, and Potrero. 

  • Guanacaste Nature Expedition is a perfect adventure if you are looking to observe the local wildlife and enjoy an authentic natural experience. The expedition starts driving early by the morning driving you with direction to the cities of Liberia and Bagaces; the first stop will be at Los Llanos del Cortez waterfalls a 35ft. high and 45ft. wide with an incredible swimming pool to enjoy and relax in the middle of nature.

    Later our Guanacaste Nature Expedition continues with a short drive to the town of Cañas here you will visit the Animal Shelter, in this place is where you can observe rescued monkeys, toucans, parrots, deer, jaguars, pumas, ocelots, macaws, and other species of animals.

    For the last, Guanacaste Nature Expedition will take you to the foothills of the Tenorio Volcano. The drive takes you to the highlands of Bijagua, the scenic beauty of the place is amazing with the views of the Miravalles and Tenorio volcanoes.  In addition to the landscapes of the farms and small towns where you will pass, they are authentic portraits of the true Guanacaste

    There you will enjoy hiking through rain forest trails to discover the amazing wildlife of the area, including a big number of sloths, also here you can observe red eyes and blue jeans frogs as well a big number of birds and toucans. As well, you can see ferns, rainforest trees, and exotic plants.

    Guanacaste Nature Expedition is also a great opportunity to discover and understand the importance of the natural treasures of the province and the country. All our Guanacaste Tours offer you private transportation, this way we can give you a customized experience, and at the same time, we care about your safety.  This way we give you the opportunity to change itineraries (if possible), make stops along the way, and enjoy the day at your own pace, without a rush.

  • Rates Guanacaste Nature Expedition

     2 people4 people6+ people
    From Playas del Coco, Hermosa, Ocotal, Riu Guanacaste Hotels, Secrets Papagayo, Occidental Papagayo, El Mangroove, and Villa del Sol $170 p.p$140 p.p $120 p.p
    Planet Hollywood Costa Rica, Andaz Papagayo, and Four Seasons Costa Rica$180 p.p$150 p.p$130 p.p
    From Tamarindo Beach, Flamingo, Potrero, and Conchal $180 p.p$150 p.p $130 p.p
    • Min 2 people to operate the tour.
    • Special rates for groups, and families.
    • Taxes not included.

  • Guanacaste Nature Expedition Includes Private transportation, entrance fee, animal rescue center, waterfalls, hanging bridges, bilingual guide, and lunch.

    What to bring: Comfortable clothes, insect repellent, hiking shoes, raincoats, binoculars, and a camera.

    Duration: 8 hours approx.

    Departure: 7.30 am / Return; 4.00 approx.

    Duration: 8 hours approx.

    Hiking Level: The hike is a level 1 easy, no major effort needs it. Stairs are present at the waterfall premises.  It is not difficult but your safety is first, our tours are private, which gives you the chance to hike the park at your own pace.

    *Note: If you suffer from high or low-pressure problems, asthma, or any heart problem please let our guide know and bring your medication with you. As well if you have any knees, hip, and back problems that difficult for you to hike, or ride a horse it is necessary that your info to us before taking the tour.

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Guanacaste Beaches

Tours from Guanacaste by Papagayo ToursGuanacaste Beaches are simply amazing!. Along the Guanacaste coastline, you will find some of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica. With a variety of sandy colors for everyone, in Guanacaste, you can find white-sandy beaches, black volcanic sand, or brown sand beaches. Think about relaxing in the warm, crystalline, and calm waters of the pacific ocean. Certainly, you will enjoy discovering the beauty of our beaches, get ready to relax in some of the most beautiful places you ever visit!

With more than 700 km of coastline and white sand, Guanacaste hides incredible beaches to visit. The proximity to the Liberia Airport makes all the beaches and resorts easy and quick to access. As well you will be able to perform several activities and visit national parks like the famous Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, Santa Rosa, or Palo Verde to name just a few. As well discover local culture and gastronomy that you can find on each of the little villages and beach towns. Each of the Guanacaste beaches encloses a singular beauty, discover the white sand, beaches, or the volcanic black sand beaches, even you can find pink sand in some places. 

Tours from Guanacaste by Papagayo ToursSome of the most renowned Guanacaste beaches are Playas del Coco, once a little fisherman village, today convert into a vibrating center for tourists and headquarter for those who want to travel around, same is Ocotal Beach located only 3km away from Coco. Playa Hermosa is located 10 km out of Playas del Coco, right on the Papagayo Gulf, here you will find a beautiful beach and many vacation homes.

Have you heard about Tamarindo Beach? Well, this is the center for surfing in Guanacaste, for professionals and beginners. The beach offers amazing waves, a long beach, and many beachfront restaurants and souvenirs. It is the favorite for young people looking for surf as well for families looking for the perfect summer.

Flamingo Beach, GuanacasteFlamingo Beach is a beautiful white-sand beach, around 2km of pure paradise. During the low tide, the ocean waters are converted into a natural pool perfect to enjoy and relax. There are some beachfront restaurants. Playa Grande is located within Las Baulas National Park, that’s why here you won’t see many beachfront properties or services.

This is a 4 km long beach visited mostly by professional surfers looking for bigger waves. Playa Conchal is renowned for its white sand made of shell dust product of erosion over the years. This is a beautiful paradise with turquoise, calm waters. There are no services in this area for what you have to bring whatever you need to stay around.

The ocean water is very calm and there is a lot of nature around. Some other Guanacaste Beaches located more south are Samara, Nosara, Punta Islita, Avellanas among others. Below you will find the most important beaches for us, considering accommodations, the beach, local activities, natural beauty, and safety, accessibility, and gastronomic offer.


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