If of coming to Costa Rica includes visiting beaches there is an excellent plan for those who are place collectors and would like to get some tan….
Since Costa Rica is a small country, distances can be short from one place to another and the visitor can see in one day the 3 following beaches : Hermosa Beach, Jacó Beach and Herradura Beach
Playa Hermosa or Hermosa Beach
Located only five kilometers from Jaco , the Hermosa Beach it is one of the best havens for surf experts, with waves reaching up to 13 feet in height.. For those who are tired of surfing, Playa Hermosa is perfect for resting in the Sun with a good book. You can also take a day of travel to the Manuel Antonio national park, which is one of the most famous National Parks in Costa Rica, 45 minutes away from the Hermosa beach, also you can visit the Playa Hermosa Wildlife Refuge that protects the Lora turtles marine which come to nest there each year.
It is the closest beach to San Jose which is kmown to be a bustling beach for its festive atmosphere ,a relaxed attitude , lively life night, restaurants and great amount of aquatic activities.
There are plenty of opportunities for tours and activities in Jaco such as ATV, boat and kayak, rafting, safaris, horseback riding, fishing and surfing. The capture of waves is one of the most popular activities in the area.
Those who want something quiet, can visit the Manuel Antonio National Park and the Punta Leona Wildlife Refuge. Other natural attractions nearby include the Reserva Biologica Carara.
Located along the coast of the Central Pacific, with soft mountains as a background, Playa Herradura is a paradise.it is a Place where the green waters and the dark sand are aligned with Palm trees, creating a tropical paradise. Playa Herradura is becoming a destination of great boom, for their canopy tours and nearby national parks .
The Marina, is the only five-star Marina with a full service in Costa Rica .
It is the home of the greater fleet of captains and boats in the country.