One Day Tour Guanacaste to Arenal: Volcano Hike & Hot Springs
We’ll pick you up from your hotel in Guanacaste and drive through the gorgeous Costa Rican backroads to the Arenal Volcano.
Hike through lush rainforest with an experienced naturalist guide who will point out interesting plants and wildlife in the primary and secondary rainforest that lines the base of the Arenal Volcano. You’ll then arrive at the observation point — the closest you can get to the base of the volcano.
What better way to relax after your hike than in a natural hot spring? The natural geothermal heat created by the volcano heats the groundwater to form these enjoyable hot springs. Finish this perfect day off with a delicious dinner and free time to explore the famous town of La Fortuna.
Explore one of the most beautiful regions in Costa Rica with the excitement of an ATV and this off road adventure. Beaches rural towns, monkeys, birds, iguanas, snorkel and much more !
Visit 3 beautiful beaches Playa Conchal-Playa Minas-Bahia Piratas
Duration: 2:30 hours approximately.
Tour includes: Bilingual guide, bottled water and equipment.
Discover the beauty of Guanacaste on horseback as you travel through mountainous landscape to the heart of the rain forest. There, nestled among the trees and cliffs, roars the breathtaking Mystery Waterfall. Cool down at the base of this majestic beauty before mounting up and heading back to the Borinquen Mountain Resort and Spa. Enjoy a delicious lunch and then spend some time exploring the resort’s recreational areas. Perfect for families, couples, and horseback and nature lovers of all ages and skill levels, the Borinquen waterfall, horseback riding, and reacreational areas combo tour is the ideal way to take a break from the beach and see another side of beautiful Guanacaste.
Located two hours from Tamarindo, the Buena Vista Lodge is a beautiful cattle hacienda and mountain retreat nestled at the foothills of the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano. The lush rain-forested slopes of this sleeping giant provide breathtaking panoramic views of Costa Rica’s Pacific northwest plains, and sunny day vistas may even reveal sister volcanic cones in Nicaragua.
Catamaran Tour with Snorkeling
Feel the fresh ocean breeze as you cruise along the vast bright blue ocean while admiring the surrounding greenery and white sandy beaches of this gorgeous area of Guanacaste. It is the perfect way to spend some quality time with friends and family and enjoy ocean activities like snorkeling, kayaking, and sunbathing.
There is plenty of nature and wildlife to admire while on this tour. In fact, many people have spotted dolphins, colorful fish, flying fish, turtles and a variety of birds!
You will also be treated to a delicious spread of refreshing tropical fruit and cool drinks! This will definitely be a highlight of your Costa Rican vacation!
You can always count on Tamarindo Surf Vacations transportation for providing reliable, safe, affordable and comfortable transfer service for anywhere in Costa Rica.
Our chauffeurs are friendly, professional, punctual and always available to provide interesting information about Costa Rica, pick out fascinating wildlife along the way or even teach you a few words in Spanish!
Our vehicles include modern H1 Hyundai tourism vans for up to 4 -passengers are routinely inspected and cleaned, ensuring the utmost safety and comfort during your travels in Costa Rica. Our transfers are equipped with optional air conditioning so you can fully relax and enjoy the ride.
Have you ever seen real volcanic activity? Rincon de la Vieja is one of the only and best places to witness bubbling mud pools, steam vents and volcanic fumaroles. The hike is breathtaking as the trails cut through different types of eco-systems, including tropical dry forest which is home to many types of wildlife such as sloths, birds, monkeys and cool insects
Guanacaste Day Tour: Rio Celeste National Park & Tenorio Volcano Guided Hike
Legend has it that after God was done painting the sky, he washed his paintbrushes in a river that now called Rio Celeste (Light Blue River). Hike through the lush rainforest, the home to an abundance of wildlife- from sloths, birds, iguanas and plenty of interesting insects and admire views of the Tenorio volcano. After, enjoy a delicious traditional Costa Rican lunch before heading back to your hotel!
Please note: the Río Celeste waterfall may lose its blue color during rainstorms. Our policy is to advise clients the day of the tour if it is raining in the area and offer the tour for the following day, should clients want to postpone or change to a different tour. No refunds for inclement weather
Guanacaste Day Tour: Safari Float on the Tenorio River
Enjoy the tranquility of the lower section of the Tenorio River on this easy-going, safari float! This is the ultimate activity for nature lovers of all ages, especially children as a One-Day tour from Guanacaste! It’s also perfect for couples or large groups who want to spend some quality time and relax together in the middle of a tropical paradise!
Your eagle-eyed guide will paddle and steer your raft as he points out many species of plants and animals that live in the jungle. Spot howler monkeys, lizards, crocodiles, and even river otters, plus an incredible amount of tropical birds such as ospreys, boat-billed herons, parrots, and kingfishers.
About half way down the river, you be able to see the river from land, as you pull over to the side and snack on some refreshing tropical fruit and icy cold spring water.
Then, make your way down the rest of the river where an open air-4×4 jeep will be waiting for you! Hop on board and ride on the bumpy back road through the scenic landscape until you reach a local restaurant where you’ll sit down to a delicious Costa Rican lunch! What a perfect day!
Surf Lessons in Tamarindo
Try a surfing lessons in Tamarindo for one of the best ways to experience the the high seas! Tamarindo Beach area is world famous for its waves and you will not want to miss out on learning to stand up on a board like a real pro during your visit to Costa Rica!
The professional surf instructors really know what they are doing and will give a safety briefing and tips on how to get you standing and catching a wave during your very first lesson. Be sure you feel comfortable in the surf and know how to swim.
The lesson takes about 2.5 hours and is tide dependent. We provide individual, private and group sessions at a secluded part of the beach. Please note, children under 10 will need to take a private lesson for one on one attention.
We provide foam boards. There are other boards available for rental after your lesson.
Rafting on the Tenorio River Class 3 and 4
We’ll pick you up from your hotel and drive across the rustic Costa Rican back roads, through gorgeous mountains and quaint villages until we reach Tenorio. You’ll then take a scenic 4×4 ride to the river put-in at the bridge over the Tenorio River. There your guide will give you the 101 on rafting including safety tips and technical instructions before heading on your 2.5 hour journey down one of Costa Rica’s most famous rivers! You’ll witness the impressive canyon of the Tenorio River along with many different types of flora and fauna- lush greenery, vines, birds, monkeys and other types of wildlife. You’ll experience over 20 thrilling rapids, and finish the tour off with a chance to see the breathtaking Cascabel waterfall – a 10-foot drop! After the tour is over, you will have an opportunity to change your clothing, and enjoy a delicious traditional Costa Rican lunch!
Witch’s rock boat surf trips to the Santa Rosa National Park
Witch’s rock is considered one of Costa Rica’s best surf spots made famous by Robert August in the movie Endless Summer II, Witch’s rock (or Roca Bruja as the locals call it) provides world class surfing along its sand bottom beach break almost every day of the year. Ollie’s Point (called Potrero Grande in Spanish) is a right-hand point break located only a few miles north of Witch’s rock.
On the outskirts of Tamarindo, situated on a private reserve, This is located in a tropical dry forest, with all the species and characteristics of the conservation area of Tempisque in Guanacaste. In this special place our 10 cables take off from the mountain side into the tree tops where under the canopy you can observe the animals that call this forest their home: Congo Monkeys, White Face Monkeys, Lizards, Armadillos, Wild boars and with luck small deer and even jaguars along with a large variety of native trees and plant species.