Uncover the Costa Rican Hidden Delights of Guanacaste


The sun-splashed beaches and the magnificent Pacific surf make Costa Rica’s north-western province – Guanacaste a paradise for visitors from across the world. The dry tropical climate of the region incorporates a varied landscape.

The picturesque white sand beaches line the coast and to the east, the Guanacaste province is the home to fascinating national parks and caldera volcanoes. Every traveler can enjoy a myriad of activities in Guanacaste.

With the unparalleled beauty of its landscapes that ranges from tropical dry forests to lowland mountain forests, the warm climate, and the flourishing nature, Guanacaste is one of the most visited areas. It has mostly acclaimed by both locals and international tourists.

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The tourist activities in Guanacaste are diverse, including the options for well-being, relaxation, culture, adventure, nature, sports, and recreation. The hot, dry climate makes the province a popular landscape for those seeking to experience cold winter months in the northern latitudes.

Its white sand coast is well-known as one of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica. Visitors embarking on the region can take up surf lessons and enjoy active nightlife at the regional hub of Tamarindo. You can take up an arduous volcano hike and discover refreshing waterfalls in Rincon de la Vieja National Park. Or enjoy a relaxing day on the glamorous beach, Playa


The Guanacaste Province has diverse geographical features. Separating the sandy coastal land from the mountainous terrain along Guanacaster’s border, the Tempisque River flows from north to south and intersects the province. When you go along the Guanacaste Mountains in the east, you will see a huge range of jagged peaks and volcanoes spanning around 70 miles from northwest to southeast. These mountains are the home to national parks like ParqueNacional Rincon de la Vieja, ParqueNacional Guanacaste, and Parque Nacional Volcano Tenorio.

At the south end of Lake Arenal, the Tilaran Mountains spread towards the Pacific Coast, leaving only a small bottleneck of coastal lowland. The inter-American Highway runs along north of Puntarenas and into Guanacaste at this bottleneck. It offers seamless travel options to most of the sightseeing attractions throughout Guanacaste. Side roads from the Inter-American Highway can help you explore the tropical forest as it ascends into the surrounding highlands. The forest offers refuge to exotic flora and fauna specials including a great abundance of monkeys, iguanas, sloths, and toucans.

The largest town in Guanacaste Province, Liberia is well-known as the regional administrative and economical capital. Standing out as the home to the country’s second international airport, Liberia is the main access point for many incoming visitors from around the world. Liberia continues to undergo major transformations like the Guanacaste coast. Due to its close proximity to Pacific beaches and surrounding national parks, Liberia is a perfect stopover point for visitors seeking to experience every facet of the Guanacaste region.

Through the recent development, the sleepy hamlet Tamarindo has transformed into a thriving regional hub well-known for its bustling nightlife. As the renowned and largest coastal town, Tamarindois frequently visited by foreigners from Europe and North America.

With a large white sand beach and up-close conservational areas like National Wildlife Refuge of Tamarindo and Marino Las Baulas National Park, Tamarindois a favorite destination for local wildlife enthusiasts and beachgoers seeking to enjoy Costa Rica’s surf.

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