Tamarindo, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Tamarindo tours, things to do and tickets

Surf Lessons in Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Duration: 2 hours
Learn how to surf with Tamarindo's #1 Surf School since 1989. All skill levels welcome. We are located directly in front of a beach break and we are Tamarindo’s original surf shop! We are highly experience, having taught over 100,000 surf lessons in the 30 years we have been operating. All of our staff members are friendly, bilingual and very experienced professionals. Over half of our staff has been with us for over 10 years! We cater specifically to each and every customer’s needs and it is our goal to have every customer leave 100% satisfied and we put a huge emphasis on safety. We are a fully insured company with properly trained instructors in water and surf safety, CPR and First Aid.
$56*Per person

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Guachipelin Adventure Volcano Zipline Horseback River Tubing Combo

Duration: 10 hours
The best all day adventure combo on Rincon de la Vieja Volcano that includes ziplining, horseback riding, river tubing, full lunch, hot springs, and volcanic mud bath.

The course takes you into a steep canyon where you will go down 8 zip line cables, 18 platforms, a hanging bridge, rappel, and a tarzan swing! (rappel & swing optional)

Horseback Riding - 45-minute ride through the forest viewing the local flora and fauna of the volcano

River Tubing - You will have the time of your life bouncing down Rio Negro’s crystal clear and fun rapids in your individual rafting “tube” for over 5 kilometers.

Lunch includes a salad bar, many choices of entrees and sides, dessert bar, fresh juice, coffee and tea. All dietary resctrictions can be accommodated

After lunch you will driven to the Hot Springs & Mud Bath. Surrounded by tropical dry forest, the Río Negro Hot Springs feature ten pools with waters heated naturally by the Rincón de la Vieja Volcano.
$135*Per person

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Public Blue Dolphin Sailing Adventure

Duration: 5 hours
A trip to Tamarindo is not complete without a day spent on the ocean, and there is no better way to enjoy the beauty and wonder of the Costa Rican sea than aboard the Blue Dolphin, a 40-foot sailing catamaran. Blue Dolphin is the original sailing tour company in Guanacaste, operating continuously since 2004. Whether you're traveling solo, with family and friends or as part of a large group, the Blue Dolphin crew will make you feel welcome and part of our family, so come aboard, relax and enjoy the ride.

Tours during high season are likely to sell-out, so book early.
Reservation cut-off times:
*morning tours are 5 pm the day prior to the tour.
*afternoon tours are 11:30 am day of tour.
$85*Per person

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Rio Celeste Hiking, Sloth Sanctuary & Llanos de Cortes Waterfall Tour

Duration: 12 hours
Llanos de Cortes Waterfall
To start your day, we will take you to Llanos de Cortes Waterfall in Bagaces, where you can relax and take a swim at the falls or walk around exploring the flora and fauna.

Rio Celeste Waterfall Hike - Tenorio Volcano National Park
Upon arriving at the entrance, you will go on a 2 hour moderately difficult hike in the park.   You will walk through the rainforest and along the Celeste River where you can observe one of nature's most intriguing phenomenon.  Then you will continue hiking to where two brooks merge together, turning clear water into a divine hue of turquoise that makes Rio Celeste due to achemical reaction of volcanic minerals.

Organic Farm - Sloth and Frog Sanctuary
After lunch, take a tour on a rural organic farm! You will be taken on an inspiring and educational walk, showcasing natural wonders such as tropical plants, flowers, birds, sloths, frogs, snakes, insects and many more animals that inhabit the farm.
$135*Per person

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Private ATV or Buggy Tour from Tamarindo/Conchal & More

Duration: 2 hours - 3 hours
THIS A FULL PRIVATE TOUR, to discover secluded beaches on an off-roading adventure that takes you off the main road through mountains and rivers to explore parts of the region that are only accessible by all-terrain-vehicles. Independent travelers can choose their own ATV and experience the excitement of driving, while couples or families with kids can choose a 2 or 4 Seater BUGGY or a double ATV as well (driver + passenger) and ride together.

Important: If you are an adult and want to go as a passenger on a Double ATV, select option KID. Minimum for a Tour to run is 2 ATVs or 1 Buggy

$80*Per person

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Tamarindo Snorkel & Sunset Cruise with Lunch

Duration: 5 hours
Departing from the beach in Tamarindo, you will enjoy a 4.5-hour sail along Costa Rica's spectacular coastline on one of the purpose built catamarans.  All are open and spacious allowing passengers to comfortably enjoy the blue water views of the Costa Rican coastline with its pristine beaches and verdant jungles.

Enjoy the view with a cold tropical drink, prepared and served by the crew as you scan the seas for dolphins, sea turtles, flying fish or even a breaching whale. You will also be able to snorkel in the bay or run down the deserted white sand beach while the ever helpful crew prepares a feast of chicken or pasta salad, fruit, chips, pico de gallo, guacamole and homemade chocolate chip cookies. Bring your camera and capture the moment everyone throughout the world talks about when on board.
$105.61*Per person

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BEST Surf Lessons in Tamarindo and Surf funcional, Surf skate, Video Analisis

Duration: 2 hours
We are the first academy in Tamarindo where we teach in a holistic way what it's necessary to progress and how to do that with certified Instructors.

Understanding the needs of our clients to become surfers, given our experience, and teach parameters that will be established for the different classes to be given, showing all possible variables.

From a holistic point of view of what it is necessary to learn, what are the real needs of the client to face their surfing future in the best way.
$65*Per person

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Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja

Duration: 10 hours
A full day tour exploring the flora, fauna and natural wonders of Rincon de la Vieja Volcano National Park. The day consists of a moderate 2-hour hike where you will see wildlife and volcanic activity, have a visit to Oropendola Waterfall where you can swim in the blue lagoon, eat a typical Costa Rican lunch, and then relax hot springs and enjoy a volcanic mud bath.
$125*Per person

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Duration: 2 hours
Enjoy an exciting 2-hour ATV Semi-Authomatic machines Or UTV Side by Side tour as your guide takes you on an exciting trip across the dry forest/ open dirt road, passing small rivers & visit some Remote Exclusive beaches Between Tamarindo Beach and Flamingo Beach.

This Family oriented Tour is one of our most popular tours.The Tour then continues in to the Beaches Like PLAYA PIRATAS, PUERTO VIEJO & if we have time we arebale to extend to visit PLAYA MINAS OR PEDREGOZA

IF you staying and JW MARRIOTT GUANACASTE for being pick up, you need to select the following options:
ATV Snorkel from Jw Marriott
2 Hr Atv From Jw Marriott
Atv & canopy from Jw Marriott


$67*Per person

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Rain Forest Canopy Tour from Tamarindo: Zipline, Hanging Bridge

Duration: an hour - 2 hours
Zip lining in the jungle at a few minutes from  Tamarindo, Costa Rica is one of the greatest adventures you can have. 

The activities at Pinilla Canopy Tour includes 7 cables, tarzan swing, hanging bridge, and controlled free fall (optional).

Guides speak Spanish and English and do a security breefing before the tour.

It's a amazing, funny and exciting moment for all people, old and young and a great experience for families.

the minimum of age is 4 years old and there is no maximum....
$55*Per person

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Full Day Nicaragua Tour from Costa Rica

Duration: 15 hours
Explore all of Nicaragua's most famous highlights all in one day from Costa Rica!

You will see a dormant volcano crater, the active Masaya Crater, go shopping at the artisan markets, explore the colonial town of Granada, and go on a boat ride viewing the islets of Lake Nicaragua, and even get to feed monkeys!
$230*Per person

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Surf Lesson in Tamarindo - If you don’t stand up you get your money back!

Duration: 2 hours
We are very passionate about surfing and about you both having fun + learn and improve your surfing skills. If you don't get up you get your money back!
$49*Per person

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Playa Tamarindo: Sunset Sailing and Snorkeling Tour

Duration: 5 hours
Sail from Playa Tamarindo on a custom-built 66-foot catamaran, and cruise along the Costa Rican coast to see the sunset. Enjoy an open bar with your favorite drinks, and snacks and a light meal on this excursion. Stop at a secluded beach and enjoy a swim.
$108*Per person

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Fundive Catalina Islands (2 dives only for certified divers)

Duration: 7 hours
TamaDive is focused on safety and personalized service. Don’t worry about anything; that's our job!
We offer Scuba Diving for inexperienced water enthusiasts up to dive professionals. Take the time to enjoy it and allow yourself to soak in the beauty.
$160*Per person

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Tamarindo Estuary Boat Safari

Duration: 2 hours
Join us for the beautiful safari boat tour in Las Baulas National Park to explore the flora and fauna of the mangroves in Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica. We will take you on a two hour tour through the mangroves of the National Park to explore the local flora and fauna. You will have the chance to see monkeys, crocodiles, birds, iguanas and more. Enjoy the amazing landscape and nature on a relaxing trip with our local bilingual tour guide.
$38*Per person

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Sunset Sailing Tour on Ti Marouba catamaran Tamarindo

Duration: 5 hours
The Ti Marouba is a catamaran specifically designed to be the ultimate in day charters. Moored in the bay off Playa Tamarindo in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, the boat is packed with amenities including trampolines for sunning and lounging, a shaded main salon, fresh water shower, 2 clean restrooms (men & women), well maintained snorkel gear, kayaks and a stairway to the sea.

Our friendly, professional crew will ensure your comfort and safety during this spectacular journey along the Guanacaste Costa Rica coast, a trip you’ll be sure to remember. Full open bar available. Explore the ocean with one of our kayaks or paddle boards. Enjoy snorkeling with our equipement or swimming around the coves to a small beach.
Taste the local cuisine “typical” lunch made by a French chef de cuisine. On the way back to Tamarindo relax with a picture perfect sunset.

$95*Per person

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Tamarindo: Dream Chaser Catamaran Sunset Cruise

Duration: 5 hours
Enjoy breathtaking views of the Costa Rican sunset and discover beautiful secluded beaches aboard the Dream Chaser catamaran that includes a home-style buffet and open bar.
$89*Per person

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Discover Freediving course

Duration: 5 hours
Have you ever dreamed of swimming like a dolphin or wondered what it feels like to glide through the ocean just holding your breath? That's what Freediving is all about! If you want to find out, our Discover Freediving course will let you try Freediving to see how much you like it! During the Discover Freediving experience you’ll learn proper breathing and swimming techniques to bring you past 5m/15ft depth. Take a deep breath and let the adventure begin!
$169.5*Per person

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Sunday Funday Party Bus - Beach and Pool Hopping Crawl from Tamarindo

Duration: 7 hours
The Tamarindo Beach & Pool Crawl leaves every Sunday at 1:00PM from El Be! Tamarindo Beach Club (come early for a pre-party from noon-1:00pm) The tour explores the hidden pools and beaches outside of Tamarindo getting you back to the centre of Tamarindo for around 7.45pm

#1 on TripAdvisor !!

There is a free welcome drink/shot at each bar, we have Happy Hour, food specials as well as party games for the pool, the bus and the beach. After sunset we light a bonfire on the beach and let loose on the dance floor before the fun bus ride home!
$48*Per person

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ATV Tamarindo to Puerto Viejo

Duration: 2 hours
We are the only ATV shop that starts your ride right in Tamarindo This ATV Tour is a total adventure from start to finish!  Enjoy the Costa Rican Tropical dry forest, and gorgeous beaches. You will have a wonderful combination of speed, nature and adventure.  
$85*Per person

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