tourist activities and attractions in guanacaste


Diving in Costa Rica is a different experience in comparison from other traditional destinations due to the vast quantity of plankton and other organisms found in marine waters.

In the Pacific Ocean, there's biodiversity that you won't find in any place. The water's visibility ranges from 30% up to 100%, and the temperature is 80F° on average.

For the experienced and fanatic ones of marine life, this area offers great opportunities to swim alongside whale sharks, bull sharks, turtles, and many others.

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Guanacaste is an excellent destination to practice surfing, that has international acclaim. Their tropical temperatures, the warm waters and the breeze makes Guanacaste a perfect place to practice this sport all year round. The rainy season is the best time to practice surfing due to the big waves formed. It offers great opportunities for beginners and experts. Among the most popular beaches, there's Tamarindo, its surf sports are well known internationally. Same as Roca Bruja "Witch's Rock", at Parque Nacional Santa Rosa; and "Ollie's Point" at Playa Potrero.
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Sport fishing

Guanacaste is an excellent destination to practice sport fishing.

The great number of marine fauna is due to its warm waters.

Playa Flamingo is the most important center of sport fishing in the northern Pacific. There are also places like Playas del Coco, Playa Ocotal, Playa Potrero and Brasilito, that are used for this activity. 

A little further south, some boats navegate towards Cabo Blanco, coming from Nosara, Playa Garza, Sámara and Playa Carrillo. This is a well-protected region from the strong winds that blow starting from December to April.

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Empresas que integran la Cámara de Turismo Guanacasteca

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