The best beaches in Costa Rica are found on two beautiful coastlines separated by a mountain range belonging to the Continental Divide.
The Pacific and the Caribbean shores of Costa Rica are immensely distinct from each other, providing an extraordinary advantage for travelers looking to fulfill their vacation desires in accordance to their tastes.
Beaches in Costa Rica have been divided into six separate regions, each region can be categorized by their unique cultural flair, weather patterns, geographical location, and touristic approach.
The Guanacaste province has skyrocketed in tourism the past decade due to the discovery of dazzling beaches, fantastic weather and astounding nature. Several beach towns have become popular destinations for tourists and one that stands out as being most visited is the small but not sleepy town of Playas del Coco in the Gulf of […]
Samara is most definitely one of the most beautiful and friendly Beaches of Costa Rica. The perfectly shape white sand beach and deep blue ocean, the flamboyant sunsets, the many tours and activities and its amazing choice of hotels and restaurants make it one of the top destinations of this country.
Flamingo Beach has often been rated as being one of the most amazing Beaches of Costa Rica, because of its splendid white sand beach, calm water and glorious sunsets. Its marina attracts many travelers while the expats of nearby town like to visit it for its beauty and peaceful atmosphere. An excellent choice for an excellent holiday in Costa Rica!
With its white sand made out of crushed shells and corals, Playa Conchal is truly one of the most magnificent beaches of Costa Rica. Its warm blue clear water, with its gentle waves, make it ideal for a family holiday, or those who like to snorkeling or go scuba diving will see myriads of colorful fish, and if they are lucky spot a Manta Ray.
There are two beaches called Playa Hermosa in Costa Rica. One is located in Guanacaste, near Playas del Coco, and the other one is in Puntarenas, just South of the well-known Jaco, and this is the one we are describing here. Playa Hermosa of Puntarenas is first and foremost a surfers’ beach.
This is one of the most beautiful and enchanting Beaches of Costa Rica, close to very popular beaches like Playa Conchal, Brasilito, Tamarindo, Flamingo and Playas del Coco. Playa Potrero is great for family vacations, as the beach is safe for swimmers and is great for snorkeling. The Catalina Islands are a world famous destination for scuba diving.
Drake Bay, in the Peninsula of Osa, is a little town lost in the most beautiful region of Costa Rica, amidst wonderful flora and fauna and some of the most beautiful and endangered animals of the world. Those who seek a direct contact with nature and who love natural beauty will simply love it!
Set on the Southern Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, this little expat community is perfect for avid surfers and lovers seeking a wild pristine beach, lush green jungle and an exciting array of exotic wildlife. This is one of the most interesting destinations of Costa Rica, and is close to many places of interest too! A great place to be for a different holiday in the tropics!
The Manuel Antonio National Park counts with some of the most outstanding Beaches of Costa Rica and an incredibly diverse bio-diversity. It is amongst one of the most visited wonders of the world but it has kept its wild and mysterious air and the beaches are as untouched and beautiful as ever. It also has some of the finest Hotels of Costa Rica.