Area Activities & Attractions

Guanacaste, Province in Costa Rica is located in the North West of Costa Rica on the Pacific Coast where  There are countless beaches at which you can  swim, snorkel or surf,  There are awe inspiring volcanoes, waterfalls, rivers, and forests to explore.   All around you there are exotic plants and animals to be discovered.    For the thrill seekers there are many exciting adventures to be had.  Below you will find an introduction to many of the attractions and activities that can be found in the local area.  Many of these activities and attractions can be combined to make a full day of fun and adventure.   Our Concierge can provide you more information on any of them along with assistance on booking any tours.http://[email protected]

Beaches


Boat & Catamaran Excursions

Being propelled on the open water by brisk winds, the only traffic you will  need to concern yourself with are the dolphins, whales, turtles, and rays that can be frequently sighted as you sunbathe on the deck of the boat. In the meantime,  you can soak up the dramatic panoramas offered by Costa Rica’s rugged Pacific coastline. Boat trips are the ideal way of exploring the Gulf of Papagayo. Its craggy coastline is filled with secluded coves and little beach hideaways that are otherwise inaccessible by land. You will be treated to pristine beaches that are perfect for sunbathing, picnic, lunches, beach games, snorkeling, cave exploring, and river mangrove tours. 

Zip Line Adventure

 Experience guides will lead you on an adrenelin  pumping adventure soaring  through the tree tops on zip lines.



Diving & Snorkeling Safaris

If you enjoy diving into the pacificf 

Fishing Expeditions

From the novice fisherman wanting to  fish for dinner to the devoted sport fisherman, Costa Rica has it covered.  Our concierge desk will be happy to assist you with all of your fishing needs.

Tempisque River Tour and Wildlife Safari

The tour begins with an exotic and relaxed river boat ride down the Tempisque River.  During this trip your attention will be drawn to the beautiful and colorful aquatic birds.  Look for reptiles such as the Jesus Christ lizard or the large green or black iguanas on the riverbanks. Listen to the call of the  howler and white face monkeys. This river tour also allows for the unique opportunity to see a variety of flora and fauna found nowhere else in the world.  The Tempisque river flows past a small village where Guaitil Indian Pottery is made. You will be shown the steps of pottery production from  the indigenous Mayan ancestral traditions. 

River Rafting Expeditions  

By raft or kayak you will travel down the beautiful Class 2 and 3 rivers. You will enjoy the refreshing water splashing on you as you see beautiful trees amongst a tropical dry forest. This is fast and rejuvenating experience that is not to be forgotten.

Buggy and Quad Tours

Jetski Adventures

Waterfall Hikes



Paddle Board Exploration 


Surf Lessons

Just an hour South are some of the best waves for surfing.  Whether you are a first-timer or a hard core surfing adrenaline junkie the beaches of Costa Rica are just where you need to be.  From the mellow waves   Tamarindo to the serious breaks of Playa Grande, you are sure to find your perfect surf zen with guidance from our expert staff at The ZINDIS Group.



 

Go Hike a Volcano!

Our area has three different volcano tours to enjoy - The Miravalles and Rincon de la Vieja are the closest  being a little over an hour away.  Arenal Volcano is about a 3 hour drive from Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste.  All three tours will provide a historical perspective into the culture of Costa Rica while learning about both active and extinct volcanoes in Central America. You will see an abundance of beautiful landscapes, climates, flora and fauna, as well as various types of forests. There will be opportunities to experience a precious hike in the rainforest, captivating views of the Arenal Volcano as well as ta soak in thermal hot springs, a dizzying walk over hanging bridges,  and horse back riding along with many other opportunities to enjoy nature.  

The Rincon de la Vieja Adventure Tour includes a special perspective into a variety of climates while casually hiking through dry forest and rainforest environments. This national park provides the opportunity to see a variety of flora and fauna while observing the great force of this active volcano. You will be mesmerized by natural gases, bubbling mud pools, and sulfur ponds all of which are natural proof of the volcanic activity.

Bird Watching

For the ornithologist or bird lover, Costa Rica truly has one of the richest and varied bird populations in the world.  Our team at ZINDIS will be happy to schedule on one of the many tours that specialize in seeking out and observing the vast array of feathered friends in our area.