ACTIVITIES TO ENJOY AT PLAYA GRANDE BEACH, COSTA RICA
Just outside the house, here at Costa Palmera, is a playground for everyone. The absolutely amazing Baulas National Park is literally your backyard and the word-class Playa Grande Costa Rica surfing will have you occupied for the entire week. Dive into the many activities below on your vacation in paradise.
Playa Grande Costa Rica Surfing
The many peaks of Playa Grande makes it possible to score one of the best waves in the world to your self. The flat beach allows for all skill levels of surfing, and surf lessons can be held right out in front of the house!
Kayaking Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Explore the ocean above water or below the surface with kayaking. The fresh water water rivers and amazing ocean reefs along the Guanacaste are breath taking. The southern Nicoya Peninsula is known to be one of the better kayaking destinations in all of Central America.
Beach Combing Playa Grande, Costa Rica
The Baulas National Marine preserve exposes you to some of the best nature on the planet. Explore the shoreline for seashells and watch hermit crabs scour the sand during your days adventure. Because the sea turtles nest their eggs seasonally, from October – May; be respectful of the beach.
Nature Watching Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Welcome to one of the most photogenic beaches in the world. With the amazing wildlife and the sheer natural beauty of the volcanic rocks on the shoreline, Playa Grande will leave you in awe. Watch frigate birds and pelicans soar effortlessly as gulls chatter in the warm seabreeze. Howler monkeys jump and swing through the branches, while treefrogs and butterflies occupy the leaves. Iguanas can be seen scurrying through the undergrowth and the fringes of the beach. The warm weather and magnificent sunsets will be the icing on the cake.
Kite surfing Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Depending on the season, the offshore winds allow for great kite surfing. The most popular place to kite surf in the area is out in front of the Metapalo rivermouth that separates Playa Grande and Tamarindo. The beaches are very large here so there’s plenty of room to roam; however there are no longer any shops or outfitters in town for purchasing or renting kitesurfing equipment, so be sure that you bring all of your gear.
Fishing Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Grab a fishing pole and throw your lures into the water as you bask in the sun. The Guanacaste region is notorious for great fishing of all types as many species are readily caught including: rooster fish, dorado, red snapper and more. Bring the days catch back to the house and have our wonderful chef prepare a family feast.
Listed below are some possible activities and adventures to partake in while staying at Casa Costa Palmera on your next vacation to Costa Rica.
- Playa Grande Costa Rica Surfing
- Surf tours
- Learn to surf
- Body boarding
- Paddle boarding
- Wind surfing
- Rent Canoes
- Scuba diving
- Canopy Tours
- Looking for seashells
- Horse back riding
- Exploring Nature
- ATV rentals
- Mountain biking
- Paddle ball
- Wild life preserves
- National parks
- Rain forest excursions
- Volcano tours
- Travel tours
- Coffee plantation tours
- Nature walks
- Bird watching