Playa Tamarindo – Costa Rica

A well-known quote by Christina Applegate goes as “My dream is to have a house on the beach, even just a little shack somewhere so I can wake up, have coffee, be quiet and breathe the air”. This quote is well suited for the startling beach of Costa Rica, Playa Tamarindo also known as pura vida’ (‘pure life’) by locals. Costa Rica is one of the astounding destinations of Central America with only 2.5 hour flight from Miami.

The Playa Tamarindo is an excellent long beach of Costa Rica. The Playa Tamarindo beach is an awesome spot for enjoying spring break. Firstly there are the friendly hammock-swinging, surf-chasing, beach-loving locals, who swear by their ‘pura vida’ (‘pure life’). What not to love about the beach, the currents, the environment, the sun, the ocean, the sand and the scenic views all are simply great.

Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica Beach
Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica Beach

The waves at the beach Playa Tamarinda are just perfect for surfing. At times surfers may have to face comparatively strong currents of a falling tide. If you think you have some expert surfing skills try the two main breaks which are specified for advanced and expert surfers, one is Pico Pequeño and the other one is El Estero. The Pico Pequeno is a rocky point with waves thrashing through them. The Pico Pequeno is located in front of the Hotel Tamarindo Diria. The El Estero is a mind blowing river mouth break crossing Cabinas Tsunami.

The other parts of the Playa Tamarindo beach are perfect for learning surfing and enjoying the flowing waves. The waves can go as high as up to 12 feet in the months of November and December. the other activities on the Playa Tamarindo beach includes deep sea diving, adventurous snorkeling and body surfing.

Tamarindo Beach
Tamarindo Beach

The estuary trips are interesting as well. You can also opt for Horse riding and run through the waves along. At a peaceful day you can also do some fishing as well and enjoy the weather mostly during the months from December to April.The closest destination that provides surf packages and staying spot, located near the beach includes Witch’s Rock Surf Camp. The other hotels include Tamarindo Diria Beach Resort and Hotel El Jardin Del Eden Tamarindo.

Costa Rica Playa Tamarindo From Above
Costa Rica Playa Tamarindo From Above

The Google rating for the beach is 4.5 stars. Playa Tamarindo beach with its rules and regulation is a clean and refreshing spot. Most of the people review the spot to be entertaining and a happening party destination. It is amongst those beaches which are developed, with no shortage of restaurants and hotels. It is also reviewed as one of the cleanest beaches of the world. If you want to enjoy the crystal clear water and beautiful destination with fun going activities then this amazing beach spot is just for you.

Costa Rica Playa Tamarindo
Costa Rica Playa Tamarindo

Playa Tamarindo Beach Costa Rica
Playa Tamarindo Beach Costa Rica

Playa Tamarindo Beach
Playa Tamarindo Beach

Playa Tamarindo Beautiful
Playa Tamarindo Beautiful

Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica Central America
Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica Central America

Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica Sunset
Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica Sunset

Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica
Playa Tamarindo Costa Rica

Playa Tamarindo Island
Playa Tamarindo Island

Playa Tamarindo Sunset
Playa Tamarindo Sunset

Playa Tamarindo
Playa Tamarindo

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