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Do you have a layover, overnight, day trip, or an extended stay in Tamarindo and the surrounding area? Why not get out and take in some Tamarindo activities? We have 88 tour ideas.


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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

ATV Mountain and Beach Tour from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 72.00


Enjoy an exciting 2-hour ATV tour as your guide takes you on an exiting trip across the dry forest and part of the beach with a wonderful lookout point in the mountains of Conchal beach. , <strong>This Family</strong> oriented Tour is one of our most popular tours.  The Tour then continues on to the Beaches: Your tour includes transport.<br /><br /><u><strong>Please make sure you book... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

ATV and Canopy Zip-line Tour from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 68.00


This tour offers 100% guaranteed adrenaline. To reach the location of the canopy tour, you will travel on ATV through the mountains, rain forest and across small rivers. Once you arrive to the canopy site, you will find zip-line cables up to 500 meters (approx. 550 yards) long, displaying the beauty of the forest from the top of the trees. Return back to the starting point by ATV.<br /><br... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

ATV Tour in Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 90.00


Ride your ATVs through small towns, back roads, along beaches and forest trails.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Private Tamarindo UTV Mountain Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 90.00


Choose from four departure times when you book your private 2-hour off-road UTV ride all around the mountains surrounding Tamarindo for the ultimate guided tour of the area. You will enjoy fantastic views of the Bays of Playa Langosta, Tamarindo and the beach community of Playa Grande. You will even get the chance to see howler monkeys, iguanas, exotic birds, and more. Your UTV adventure begins and ends at a centrally located... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Tamarindo UTV and Snorkeling Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 110.00


Experience all of the Tamarindo and the surrounding area on this mountain and snorkeling UTV Tour!  Drive your own UTV through the mountains to Playa Conchal where you can snorkel.  You will also have the chance to see monkeys, iguanas, and tropical birds while driving through the forest and beaches.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

4 Hour Beach & Mountain Tamarindo ATV Adventure

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 106.00


This 4 hour ATV ride off-road takes you to hidden beaches and through the mountains surrounding Tamarindo viewing native wildlife such as monkeys, iguanas, and many birds.  You will see great views of Tamarindo bay as well as visit Playa Minas and Playa Pirata, a place where not many travelers get to see!

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Tamarindo ATV Mountain Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 72.00


A perfect tour for both beginners and experienced drivers, this 2 hour ATV ride off-road takes you up through the forest surrounding Tamarindo viewing native wildlife such as monkeys, iguanas, and many birds.  You will also see incredible views of the coastline while driving your own Honda semi automatic ATV!

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Beach and Mountain Buggy Tour in Guanacaste

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 90.00


Get your adrenalin pumping on this adventure tour. Ride through the back trails in your very own side by side. This tour  offers something for everyone, breathtaking views, wildlife, unspoiled nature, rugged terrain and local culture.<br />Spend the day plunging through rivers, cutting through mountain trails and across rugged terrain. Tour includes stops for swimming, take photos. All skill levels are... Read More

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

Mega Combo Adventure

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 to 8 hrs
Priced From: USD 160.00


Take advantage of this great combination of adventure activities all on a one day trip. White water rafting, zip lines, rock climbing and rappel, lunch, volcanic mud bath, natural river rock jump and hot springs. <br />Includes private guide and transportation. Pick up time 7:30am and drop off at your hotel around 4pm.

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

ATV Tour at Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 75.00


This ATV Tour is a total adventure from start to finish!  Enjoy  the Costa Rican jungle, and its wildlife. You will have a wonderful combination of speed, nature and adventure.  

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4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours

pinilla canopy tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 1 to 2 hrs
Priced From: USD 55.00


We have some of the most exciting zip-lines in Costa Rica.  Zip lining in the jungle at a few minutes from  Tamarindo, Costa Rica is one of the greatest adventures you can have.  <br />The activities  at Pinilla Canopy Tour are  8 cables, tarzan swing,  hanging bridge, and controlled free fall (optional).<br />Guides speak Spanish and English and they do a security breefing before to... Read More

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Attraction Tickets

7 Day Mixed Media Art Retreat - Beach and Volcano - Costa Rica April 2 - 8

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 7 days
Priced From: USD 2175.00


Get your creativity flowing while relaxing in majestic Costa Rica on this 7 Day Beach &amp; Volcano Mixed Media Art Retreat. Dianne 'Dee' Ziegler and Native's Way Costa Rica have teamed up to create ultimate Art Retreat in Costa Rica!Dee is a professional artist and... Read More

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Catamaran Cruises

Catamaran Sunset Cruise from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 90.00


A trip to Tamarindo is not complete without a day spent on the ocean, and there is no better way to enjoy the beauty and wonder of the Costa Rican sea than aboard this beautiful catamaran with lots of shade. <br /><br />Whether you're traveling solo, with family and friends or as part of a large group, the crew will make you feel welcome. So come aboard, relax and enjoy the ride!

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Coffee & Tea Tours

Coffee Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 to 6 hrs
Priced From: USD 160.00


This tour will take you to a coffee plantation and factory in the town of Hojancha, Guanacaste, where you will witness the process of growing and making Costa Rican coffee. For about 1,5 hours you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about coffee. The next stop is at the local town of Santa Cruz where you will experience the real Costa Rican life, here you will as well have... Read More

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Cultural Tours

1- or 2-Week Spanish Immersion Program in Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 335.00


Planning to stay a while in Tamarindo’ Learn Spanish at the beautiful Tamarindo Beach in Costa Rica. Well you can learn it all and more by taking either a 1- or 2-week program at the local Spanish school that has been offering Spanish classes to foreign students and residents. The Swiss and... Read More

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Cultural Tours

Cultural Guanacaste ’Tico’ Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 145.00


With a visit to El Viejo you'll be able to:SEE the folkloric dancersTASTE typical Guanacaste foodHEAR the marimba bandWATCH bull riding and more!

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Cultural Tours

Waterfalls and Spa

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 to 7 hrs
Priced From: USD 160.00


Get amazed by the beauty of Mother Earth! This is a unique tour that will take you to two spectacular waterfalls; Llanos de Cortez and Oropéndola/Rincon de La Vieja. Swim, take photos or just enjoy the magic of nature. The area around the waterfalls is as well a perfect habitat for a lot of animals, so don't be surprised if a monkey shows up in the middle of the photo. <br /> <br /> A... Read More

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Cultural Tours

Coffe Tour Experience

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 4 to 6 hrs
Priced From: USD 100.00


Enjoy a very authentic and cultural experience of Costa Rica by going to this coffee tour. You will see the whole process of coffee during the tour. The guide will take you from the plantation to the tasting. While you see the peeling, drying, roasting and packing process, he will be explaining all about this great crop for us.

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Day Cruises

Palo Verde Boat Safari

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 105.00


A 2 hour boat safari on the Tempisque River bordering Palo Verde National Park viewing a vast array of wildlife such as iguanas, crocodiles, monkeys, and many species of birds.

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Day Cruises

Palo Verde River Eco-Tour from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 155.00


The Palo Verde National Park is one of the best wildlife and bird watching spots in Costa Rica. During this tour, you will spend 1.5 hours on a boat exploring the park and its wildlife.

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Day Cruises

Catamaran Snorkeling & Sunset Sailing Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 1 day 21 hours
Priced From: USD 90.00


Departing from either  the beach in Tamarindo or from Playa del Coco, you will enjoy a 4.5-hour sail along Costa Rica's spectacular coastline on one of the purpose built catamarans.  All are open and spacious allowing passengers to comfortably enjoy the blue water views of the Costa Rican coastline with its pristine beaches and verdant jungles.<br />Enjoy the view with a cold tropical drink, prepared... Read More

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Day Cruises

Catamaran Snorkeling & Sunset Sailing Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 1 day 21 hours
Priced From: USD 90.00


Afternoon snorkeling, sunset sailing tour

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Day Trips

Sky Walk Tour with Hanging Bridges and Nature Preserve

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 175.00


Located on the slopes of the Tenorio Volcano, there will be a two-hour hike with many stops to see the variety of flora and fauna in the surrounding tropical rainforest. You will walk on 2 hanging bridges over the forest canopy ranging from 35 to 40 meters... Read More

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Day Trips

Rainforest Eco Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 165.00


With an early start from the Tamarindo area, we'll head to the rainforest area of Tenorio and Miravalles Volcanoes.  Along the way we'll stop at a waterfalls before continuing on to the rainforest.  We'll enjoy a day on a tropical farm that's a haven for birds and animals including a hummingbird garden, toucans, frogs, insects, lizards, butterflies, snakes and SLOTHS!<br />After the tour we'll... Read More

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Day Trips

Palo Verde National Park Boat Tour with Lunch

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 7 hours
Priced From: USD 103.00


The hydrologic characteristics of the Tempisque River has created conditions to form these international important wetlands ecosystem (Ramsar site). Palo Verde National park it is an exceptional place for birdwatchers and nature lovers in general.

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Day Trips

Rio Celeste and Llanos de Cortes Waterfall Tour from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 10 hours
Priced From: USD 115.00


Explore one of Costa Rica's most famous natural wonders where you can observe one of nature's most intriguing phenomenons. Two brooks merge together, turning clear water into a divine hue of turquoise. You will also get to stop by the Llanos de Cortes Waterfall, a truly beautiful sight off the... Read More

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Day Trips

Full Day Nicaragua Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 15 hours
Priced From: USD 175.00


Explore all of Nicaragua's most famous highlights all in one day from Costa Rica!<br>You will see a dormant volcano crater, the active Masaya Crater, go shopping at the artisan markets, explore the colonial town of Granada, and go on a boat ride viewing the islets of Lake Nicaragua, and even get to feed monkeys!

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Day Trips

Full Day Volcano Adventure Combo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 10 hours
Priced From: USD 132.00


Enjoy the thrill of this all day adventure that includes some of the best un outdoor fun. Get your adrenaline pumping with an exciting zipline tour, horseback riding through epic landscapes and tubing along a flowing river. This memorable tour includes a visit to natural hot springs, a volcanic mud bath and a full buffet lunch. It's the best way to experience the natural wonder of Costa Rica!

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Day Trips

Penjamo River, Hot Springs, and Mud Bath Adventure by Rincon de la Vieja from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 121.50


Experience the natural splendor of the Rincon de Vieja on this 9-hour excursion from Tamarindo. Depart for the rain forest flanking Rincon de la Vieja volcano, where you you'll find a rushing turquoise river, towering waterfalls, natural mineral springs, and melodious birds. In the... Read More

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Day Trips

Dino Park and Blue River Resort Adventure in Rincon de la Vieja from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 135.00


Get close-up and personal with life-size moving dinosaurs inside a “Paradise on Earth”.  Experience thrills, a lush rain forest, incomparable views of majestic smoking Rincon de la Vieja volcano, blue rivers, natural mineral hot springs, 80 meter waterfalls and much more.<br... Read More

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Eco Tours

Palo Verde Wildlife Tour from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 119.00


After driving through the countryside, you will arrive at a destination for a 2-hour cruise along a jungle river, which offers access for exploring Costa Rica's Palo Verde National Park. Look for native wildlife, and enjoy a traditional lunch. Transfer from Tamarindo is included on this 5-hour tour.

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Eco Tours

Full-Day Canyon Adventure Tour From Tamarindo Beach

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 10 hours
Priced From: USD 128.00


This tour takes place in the foothills of the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, which has different kinds of activities that other tours do not offer. In this 10-hour tour you will be able to do four different activities. Enjoy the canopy tour, which combines rock climbing, rappelling, Tarzan swing and... Read More

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Eco Tours

Miravalles Crater and Waterfalls from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 148.00


This trip is still almost a secret and will take you to one of Guanacaste's most active volcanoes: The Miravalles.<br /><br />You will observe the burners of Miravalles Volcano's active crater with volcanic mud pots whose temperatures range from 40 degrees to 100 degrees Celsius. You will be able to watch closely the smock, hot stones and crystallized sulfur among other scenic beauties. <br /><br... Read More

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Eco Tours

Night Turtle Nesting Tour from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 40.00


You will have the chance to see Olive Ridley and Green Pacific sea turtles laying their eggs on Playa Grande. You could possibly see the leatherback turtles, but it is rare. The type of turtle you see is not guaranteed. You may also get to see baby turtles hatching.

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Eco Tours

Buena Vista Combination Tour: Horseback Riding, Hiking, Hot Springs and Zip Line

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 135.00


Located on the foothills of beautiful Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, Buena Vista offers an amazing array of activities that will delight your senses and love for nature.

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Hiking & Camping

Hiking Tour of Rincon de la Vieja Volcano National Park

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 120.00


A full day tour exploring the flora, fauna and natural wonders of Rincon de la Vieja Volcano National Park. The day consists of a moderate 2-hour hike where you will see wildlife and volcanic activity, have a visit to Oropendola Waterfall where you can swim in the blue lagoon, eat a typical Costa... Read More

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Hiking & Camping

Hiking Tour in Rincn de La Vieja National Park

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 7 to 8 hrs
Priced From: USD 160.00


The ultimate hiking tour when you're in Costa Rica! We will go to the heart of the volcanic Rincon de La Vieja national park, where you will get close to bubbling volcanic mud pools, fumaroles and hot springs. The national park is as well home for a lot of different animals, so be prepared with the camera while your guide explains you what you're seeing! A beautiful Costa Rican lunch buffet is included... Read More

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Horseback Riding

Combo Tour: Canopy, Water Slide, Hot Spring and Horseback Ride at Rincon de la Vieja Volcano

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 10 hours
Priced From: USD 144.00


Costa Rica is a wonderful getaway option. Flora and fauna of all shapes, sizes and colors abound within our borders. It is a full day combination tour that includes the canopy tour, hot springs, water-slide, natural spa and horseback ride in the Rincon de la Vieja National Park

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Horseback Riding

Vandara Adventure Combo: Horseback Riding, Ziplining and Hot Springs

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 95.00


On this combo tour, you will get the ultimate jungle experience as you discover Vandara hot springs, located at the foothills of the Rincon de la Vieja National park and volcano. This full-day adventure includes a short horseback ride, zip lines, water slide, mud bath, hot springs and a new... Read More

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Kayaking & Canoeing

KAYAK TOUR

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 45.00


Our 2-hour kayaking tour takes you into through the estuary that separates Tamarindo Beach and Playa Grande (Las Bualas National Park) where you see a wide range of Costa Rican wildlife, including crocodiles, monkey's and a variety of birds.

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Multi-day Tours

Costa Rica Beach and Rainforest 8-Day Adventure Package

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 8 days
Priced From: USD 1400.00


An exhilarating 8 days and 7 nights in Costa Rica experiencing the best adventures that Costa Rica has to offer. Included is an ATV tour on white sand beaches, extreme ziplining through the Monteverde Cloud Forest, river tubing down Rio Colorado, Rappelling through the canyons of Arenal Volcano,... Read More

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Nature & Wildlife

Palo Verde National Park Riverboat Cruise from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 120.00


Enjoy a 2-hour riverboat cruise on the Tempisque River bordering the Palo Verde National Park, which protects over 33,000 acres and is known for its ecological diversity. It preserves wetlands and provides a refuge for various wildlife. Be on the lookout and ready to shoot that one-of-a-kind... Read More

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Nature & Wildlife

Zipline, Horseback Riding, and Hot Springs Private Combo Tour in Guanacaste

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 175.00


This is the perfect tour for those who want adrenaline, nature and relaxation all in one day of extreme adventure.<br />Pick up time is at 7:30am and drop off around 3pm. <br />Includes private transportation, guide and all activities. Zip link, horse ride, jungle slide,... Read More

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Other Water Sports

Discover Freediving course

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 145.00


<strong>Have you ever dreamed of swimming like a dolphin</strong> or wondered what it feels like to glide through the ocean just holding your breath’ That's what Freediving is all about! If you want to find out but aren't quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Freediving will let you try Freediving to see how much you like it! During the Discover Freediving experience you'll... Read More

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Sailing Trips

Afternoon Sailing and Snorkeling Tour in Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 87.00


During this afternoon sailing tour around Tamarindo, you will have a chance to relax on the boat with a drink from the open bar, swim in the ocean and do some snorkeling.

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Sailing Trips

Blue Dolphin Sailing Adventure

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 70.00


A trip to Tamarindo is not complete without a day spent on the ocean, and there is no better way to enjoy the beauty and wonder of the Costa Rican sea than aboard the Blue Dolphin, a 40-foot sailing catamaran. Whether you're traveling solo, with family and friends or as part of a large group, the Blue Dolphin crew will make you feel welcome, so come aboard, relax and enjoy the ride.

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Sailing Trips & Boat Tours

Playa Tamarindo: Sunset Sailing and Snorkeling Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Varies
Priced From: USD 85.00


Sail from Playa Tamarindo on a custom-built 66-foot catamaran, and cruise along the Costa Rican coast to see the sunset. Enjoy an open bar with your favorite drinks, and snacks and a light meal on this excursion. Stop at a secluded beach and enjoy a swim.

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Scuba Diving

Half-day Scuba Diving Tour in the Catalina Islands of Costa Rica

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 110.00


Go scuba diving at the Catalina Islands in Costa Rica for a superb diving experience designed for people who have a diving certificate and bring their own scuba equipment. Your 4-hour tour includes hotel pickup and drop-off, and two 40-minute dives at different dive sites around the Catalina... Read More

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Scuba Diving

Introductory 5-Hour Scuba Diving Tour in Costa Rica from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 160.00


Take an introductory scuba diving course in Costa Rica to sample the popular sport and experience two easy dives at the Catalina Islands. The 5-hour program is geared for people who want to try scuba diving for the first time and do not hold a qualification already. You will not receive a PADI... Read More

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Scuba Diving

PADI Nitrox Course

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 days
Priced From: USD 375.00


PADI Enriched Air Nitrox is the worlds most popular Specialty Diver Course. Why’ As a certified diver you are missing out on some extra bottom time <em>every </em>time you dive. With an Enriched Air Nitrox certification you can dive with Eanx anywhere it is offered around the world. Feel better, dive different and dive longer. It may sound complicated and technical but it is very straight forward.... Read More

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Scuba Diving

PADI Discover Scuba Diving Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 175.00


Discover the exciting world of Scuba Diving with a PADI Discover Scuba Diving experience. This half day experience will have you exploring the underwater world and put you up close with some really cool marine life.

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Scuba Diving

Half Day Snorkel Tour Las Catalinas Islands

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 75.00


If you are staying in the Tamarindo and Flamingo area then this is the snorkel tour for you. Experience the beauty and excitement of the Pacific Ocean at Las Catalinas Islands. Join the divers on a boat ride to the Islands and enjoy the wonders of the Ocean. Rays, Schooling Fish, Reef Sharks, Dolphins and even Humpback Whales (Seasonal) if you are really lucky. Suitable for all ages with confidence in open water.<br... Read More

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Scuba Diving

PADI Open Water Course - Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 14 to 18 hrs
Priced From: USD 550.00


If you've always wanted to experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver course – the world's most popular and widely recognized scuba course. Millions of people have learned to scuba dive and gone on to discover the wonders of the aquatic world through this course. It only takes a few days and lasts for... Read More

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Scuba Diving

PADI Advanced Open Water Course

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 days
Priced From: USD 475.00


The <strong>PADI Advanced Open Water Course</strong> is a highly recommended follow up to your Open Water training. If you are planning to advance your training or you have been out of diving for a while and want to detailed refresher and some dive time with a professional then PADI AOW is ideal. You and your Instructor will complete <strong>5 adventure dives</strong> that build on your basic... Read More

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Scuba Diving

PADI Rescue Diver Course

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 3 to 4 days
Priced From: USD 525.00


Every diver should aspire to be a <strong>PADI Rescue Diver</strong>. During your training you will learn to recognize and understand the cause of diving accidents in addition to strengthening your own self rescue skills. In this physically challenging course you will learn how to manage diving accidents and work as a team to help those in need. The PADI Rescue diver course is a perfect compliment to your training... Read More

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Scuba Diving

Catalina Island Diving Tour From Tamarindo and Langosta

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 138.00


Get ready for diving in one of the most incredible and wonderful places for diving and snorkeling in Costa Rica : The Catalina Islands. You'll have the chance to see a lot of marine wildlife such as turtles, eagle rays, sharks and manta rays. This tour starts early in the morning and... Read More

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Scuba Diving

Discover Scuba Diver

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 188.00


Discover Scuba Diving at Catalina Islands without Certification. Discover the beautiful Ocean of Paradise. Equipment included.

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Scuba Diving

Scuba Diver PADI Certification

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 438.00


This tour is for people who are looking to get the PADI minimum diving certification, which is recognized all over the world.

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Scuba Diving

Open Water Diver Certification OWD

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 4 days
Priced From: USD 625.00


The third step OWD is the PADI most famous certification, recognized all over the world

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Scuba Diving

Advanced Open Water Dive Certification in Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 3 days
Priced From: USD 565.00


If you already have your Open Water scuba diving certification take your skills to the next level and attain Advanced Open Water dive certification by completing five specific dives over three days of beautiful diving in the Catalina Islands of Costa Rica. Instructor, snacks, and all necessary... Read More

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Snorkeling

Snorkeling at Catalina Island

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 60.00


During this tour, you will will be able to do two 40-minute snorkeling dives and enjoy the beautiful marine species of Catalina Island.

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Snorkeling

Snorkeling Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 5 hours
Priced From: USD 75.00


Experience a 5-hour getaway with a professional guide. Enjoy two snorkeling sessions in pristine water rich in marine life. Relax between snorkeling sessions on-board a 38ft (11.5m) boat. Snack on delicious tropical fruits while taking in the views and perhaps see whales as they migrate.

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Snorkeling

Private Sailing Snorkel and Sunset Cruise in Flamingo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 4 to 8 hrs
Priced From: USD 112.00


Sail in luxury the beautiful Pacific Costa Rican coast aboard our catamaran. Leave it all behind... we provide a dazzling array of amenities to make your trip unforgettable! Discover pristine beaches, hidden coves, snorkeling spots and breathtaking sunset. Once you step aboard, our... Read More

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Stand Up Paddleboarding

Stand Up Paddle Board Tour at Flamingo Beach

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 65.00


During the next 2-hours you will take a quick lesson and cruise around Playa flamingo, and the surrounding islands located just a short standup paddle away with an experienced instructor. Spend 15-20 minutes on the beach learning the basics of standup paddling and ocean safety, and then enjoy a period of time in the water learning beginner paddling techniques such as balance, paddling, turning, and wave knowledge. Once you... Read More

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Sunset Cruises

Antares Sailing Sunset Cruise

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 6 hours
Priced From: USD 85.00


An amazing sunset cruise from Tamarindo, you'll set sail for the afternoon on an 80-foot Schooner with open bar, 6 gourmet courses, live music, snorkeling and swimming. The boat has large bean bag chairs so that you can get comfortable while servers bring you amazing food and drinks the entire afternoon until sunset.

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Sunset Cruises

Small-Group Sunset Sail from Flamingo Marina

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 4 hours
Priced From: USD 110.00


Our Semi-Private Charters are great for smaller groups looking to escape the &quot;booze-cruise&quot;. &nbsp;We only take up to 13 people on our spacious 50 foot Beneteau in order to maintain the Serendipity experience.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Enjoy a delicious lunch, open bar including premium bottle service, and a beautiful sunset. Snorkeling and fishing included.

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Surfing & Windsurfing

8-Day All-Inclusive Surf Camp in Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 8 days
Priced From: USD 800.00


This all-inclusive 8-day, 7-night personalized surf camp is designed for both beginner and experienced surfers, individuals, couples or families. <br /><br />Included are a total of 7 surf lessons (2 hrs each), 1 surf trip, Unlimited Surf Board use, 1 photo package, a Rincon de la Vieja Volcano Adventure or Nature tour, ATV Mountain Tour, Sunset Cruise, T-shirt, rash guard use, 7 nights accommodations,... Read More

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Surfing Lessons

Private and Regular Surf Lesson in Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 65.00


One of the greatest attractions is the diversity and consistency of the surf, not to mention the year round balmy water temperatures. Tamarindo, located on the North Pacific Coast is ranked in the Top 10 beaches to learn to surf in the world. The bay offers a long, clean curl Surf Tamarindo Beach, and then join our surf trips to nearby beaches! Surf lessons work with the tide.

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Tamarindo Surf Lessons

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 40.00


Tamarindo, Costa Rica is a world renowned surf location, made famous for the movie 'The Endless Summer'. There are almost always great waves, but not too big, perfect for learning to surf. Whether this is your first time on a surfboard or you have some experience and want to work on your technique, our lessons are guaranteed to improve your skills. Our 2 hour lessons are taught by locals that have been surfing in Costa Rica... Read More

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2 Hour Surf Lessons at Tamarindo Beach

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 55.00


Enjoy the experience of riding a beginner wave at the beautiful beach of Tamarindo. These surf lessons are designed for all ages and all levels with bilingual and friendly local instructors.

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Surf Lesson in Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 56.25


On this 1.5-hour beginner surf lesson in Tamarindo, Costa Rica, you will learn the basic concepts of surfing, including safety, how the waves work, rules, and technique. Once you've listened to these concepts and practiced standing up on the surfboard on the sand, you'll head into the water to ride the waves.

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Private Surf Lesson

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 56.25


Costa Rica is a great place to surf good waves, have fun and have an unforgettable experience. By taking this lesson you will have the security and excellent advice on technique to enjoy the experience with confidence. Your highly trained instructor will help you surf in the Pacific Ocean.

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Surf Lessons

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 38.00


Experience perfect breaks with help from our instructors in a 2-hour surf lesson in Tamarindo. Learn essentials like paddling, board position, and standing up, and then put your new moves into practice out in Tamarindo's famous waves, known to be a great size for beginners. With a four-to-one student-to-teacher ratio, get personalized instruction to boost your confidence in the water, whether it's your first time on a board... Read More

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Surfing Lessons

Surf Lessons in Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 56.00


Learn how to surf with Tamarindo's #1 Surf School since 1989. All skill levels welcome. We are located directly in front of a beach break and we are Tamarindo`s original surf shop! We are highly experience, havinge taught over 100,000 surf lessons in the 25 years we have been operating. All of our staff members are friendly, bilingual and very experienced professionals. Over half of our staff has been with us for... Read More

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4-Day or 7-Day Basics of Surfing Program in Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: Flexible
Priced From: USD 150.00


“Basics of Surf” is an entry level program with a 1 to 1 instructor/student ratio, whether 4 or 7 days; 2 hour progressive lessons and one surf trip. <br /><br />Instructors keep track of your progress with an evaluation chart and video analysis which will provide you with... Read More

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Surfing Lessons

Surfing Lesson in Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 80.00


This is an entry level surf class that can be held privately, or in a group. You can be sure at all times that you will be supervised by a capable and encouraging instructor, in one of the safest and most beautiful places for beginners to learn, Tamarindo beach, Costa Rica.

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Tubing

Water Tubing and Hot Springs Adventure by Rincon de la Vieja from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 135.00


Enter a spectacular rain forest at majestic, smoking Rincon de la Vieja volcano for Costa Rica' premier water tubing Eco-adventure that combines heart-stopping adventure and relaxation - incomparable views, blue rivers, waterfalls, natural mineral hot springs plus much more.

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White Water Rafting

Adventure Rafting Class III and IV in Tenorio River from Playa Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 142.00


Costa Rica is well-known as the whitewater rafting capital of the world due to its abundant raging rivers and thriving adventure attitude! You won't want to miss out on this quintessential Costa Rican activity while you're at the beach! Go rafting rain or shine -- you're going to get wet anyway!

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White Water Rafting

White Water Rafting Adventure in the Tenorio River from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 125.00


If you are prepared for a huge adventure, you are surely ready for this. The Tenorio River will test your courage with its Class III and IV rapids (irregular and medium waves, complex maneuverings in fast rapids in its class III; intense and powerful but yet predictable in the class IV). You will... Read More

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White Water Rafting

Colorado River Adventure from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 10 hours
Priced From: USD 95.00


This fabulous full-day combo adventure includes river rafting or tubing, a zip line canopy tour, optional rappel and rock climb, natural sauna, volcanic mud baths and relaxing hot springs.

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White Water Rafting

Whitewater Rafting Class III and IV

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Priced From: USD 125.00


Experience an amazing ride through the rainforest for 2.5 hours on the Tenorio River viewing wildlife while on the adventure of a lifetime!  Great for beginners as well, this is sure to give you an adrenaline rush you won't forget.

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White Water Rafting

Tenorio River Private Whitewater Rafting Tour

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 8 hours
Priced From: USD 180.00


This tour is perfect for those who like more adrenaline on their journey. Tenorio river is located on the foot of Tenorio Volcano, and it offers a very enjoyable white water rafting tour on the way down. <br />Easy and worth it for everyone. After a few practice strokes, you will begin a thrilling 2 hour whitewater trip that includes a 12-foot drop (class V). Due to the river's topography, the rapids can... Read More

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Ziplines

Canopy Tour From Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 3 hours
Priced From: USD 65.00


This tour will give you an experience of a lifetime! Just a few minutes from Conchal –Tamarindo, in the Congo trail, there is a high flying adventure with breathtaking views of what is arguably the most beautiful place on earth. Perfect for all ages, this canopy tour should be on your “things to do” list of Costa Rica.

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Ziplines

Guachipelin Adventure Zipline Horseback River Tubing Combo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 135.00


The best all day adventure combo on Rincon de la Vieja Volcano that includes ziplining, horseback riding, river tubing, full buffet lunch, hot springs, and volcanic mud bath. The zipline course is the best in the area including a rappel, tarzan swing, and rock climbing wall. The river tubing is 5... Read More

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Ziplines

Zipline and Hanging Bridges Combo Tour in Monteverde Cloud Forest

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 12 hours
Priced From: USD 175.00


Take a trip out the thick of the rainforest in Monteverde. There are a wide varity of activites to choose from, and our favorites are the extreme ziplining and the famous hanging bridges,.<br /><br />Here you can zipline through the clouds on a course that is 2 miles long and... Read More

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Ziplines

Zipline Canopy Tour at Pura Aventura

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 2 hours
Priced From: USD 55.00


Zipline close to Tamarindo and Playa Negra. Enjoy eleven lines and one hanging bridge. The double cable system with double pulley and emergency breaking system assure fun and adrenaline in a safe way.

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Ziplines

Tarzan Swing Zipline and Hot Springs Adventure by Rincon de la Vieja from Tamarindo

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 9 hours
Priced From: USD 135.00


Enter a spectacular rain forest at majestic, smoking Rincon de la Vieja volcano for an adrenaline rush along 9 zip lines woven from treetop to treetop and across the canopy and grand waterfalls. Then freak-out jumping on the Tarzan Swing to cross the river followed by a hike through trails looking... Read More

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Airport & Ground Transfers

Round Trip Private Airport Shuttle from LIR Airport

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Duration: 1 to 3 hrs
Priced From: USD 160.00


Get to and from your destination quickly and easily with our Round Trip Shuttle to and from Liberia Airport (LIR).  Enjoy a clean, air conditioned van or bus with an English speaking driver to safely get you to your location.  Your driver will have a sign with your name that can be... Read More

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