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El Famous "Gallo Pinto"!

Typical "guanacasteco" breakfast in Costa Rica.

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Beach BBQ and ATV Tour

How about some grilled lobster on one of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica. ATV adventure up into the mountains of Guanacaste on Costa Rica's spectacularly rugged Pacifi...
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Costa Rican cuisine won't disappoint you. Amongst its traditional recipes, you'll be able to savor Casado, a dish with rice, beans and fried sweet banana accompanied by vegetables, meat or fish; Gallo Pinto, the typical Costa Rican breakfast, with rice, beans, eggs and banana; tamales, banana leaves stuffed with cornmeal, saffron rice, pork, beans and vegetables; and ceviche, made mostly with tropical tilapia or white bass. Playa Potrero is a small town with a large number of restaurants to choose from. Whether you are looking for an authentic Costa Rican meal or are craving your favorite comfort food, you will be sure to find it at one of Potrero's delicious restaurants!

Sodas

Costa Rica is full of local restaurants that they call Sodas. If you come to Costa Rica and don't try the food at a Soda you are missing out. You have to try the Casado, a traditional Costa Rican dish made of rice, beans, sweet plantains, and your choice of chicken, beef, or fish. They are also great places to relax with a local Imperial beer. There are amazing Sodas in and around Potrero that you need to check out. 

  • Soda Marcell
  • Soda Y Restaurante El Estero Azul
  • Soda El Coco
  • Soda Brasilito

Beach Eats

These are some great restaurants that are right on the beach that have a perfect view for the sunset. Bring the whole family along. 

  • Las Brisas
  • The Sailing Center
  • The Beach House

Potrero Favorites

These are some local favorites around Potrero that you are definitely worth checking out.

  • The Shack
  • Sol y Mar
  • Pizzeteria
  • Casa Celeste
  • Carpe Diem
  • Maxwell's
  • Perlas 
  • The Smokin' Pig
  • Barrakuda

     

 

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  • Catalinas Islands Snorkel Expedition

    Some of the best snorkeling in Costa Rica is located right off of our beautiful coastline here in Guanacaste. Divers from all over the world come to Guanacaste, Costa Rica to SCUBA dive and you c...
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  • Catamaran Cruise and ATV Tour

    This wonderful two-part tour will start with two fun-filled hours exploring the beaches and hills of the area on the back of an ATV and end by viewing a beautiful sunset on a ...
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  • Catamaran Snorkel & Sunset Cruise

    The most popular tour in the region. Spend the afternoon sailing on one of Flamingo's famous catamarans. After sailing up the north coast, the captain will stop at one of many special anchora...
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  • Morning Snorkel Catamaran Tour

    Spend the morning sailing on one of Flamingo's famous catamarans. After sailing up the north coast, the captain will anchor at one of many select snorkeling spots where you can enjoy water sp...
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OUR MOST POPULAR PLAYA POTRERO TOURS


 

Africa Safari Adventure Park Day

Did you know that African wildlife feels right at home here in Guanacaste's pastureland? The eco-system mimics that of the plains of East Africa. Welcome to Ponderosa where you can hand feed the friendliest giraffes in the world and much much more. The park has some 300 animals from 22 different species; 11 of them are African species that you can observe and some of these you can feed with carrot sticks. They live comfortably in a freedom-controlled 30-hectare area. During this incredible ride on board our special safari tour trucks, one of our trained guides will provide you with information and facts about every species. The tour takes approximately one hour, and each truck can carry 25 people. You can purchase the carrot sticks inside the park. Once you have worked up an appetite from your Safari you may enjoy a traditional Costa Rican lunch right in the park.  You can also choose to add an afternoon at our waterfalls details Below. Africa Safari Tour: In a space of 30 hectares more than 250 exotic animals live and interact with visitors. This safari allows you to see up close, feed and even take selfies, with giraffes, zebras, watusis, wildebeests, dromedaries, ostriches, oryx, and nilgai, among others. In the restaurant area, we offer carrots to facilitate the interaction with the animals.  Waterfalls: El Salto River, which crosses the park gives you the opportunity to enjoy the La Perla waterfall and swimming area. Enjoy taking your time and bring your bathing suits to enjoy family friendly fun by swimming area.

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Arenal Hiking and Hot Springs Combo

Spend a day at the world famous Arenal Volcano National Park. Enjoy stunning views as you drive along Lake Arenal, closing in on one of the most beautiful volcanoes in the world. You will have front row seats for one of the natures natural wonders, then put on your hiking shoes for the walk of a lifetime around Arenal volcano. Here your guide will show you wildlife in its the natural environment as well as spectacular hidden waterfalls that you can swim in. Once you have worked up an appetite enjoy the Observatory Lodge's famous dining room with stunning plate glass window views of Arenal and traditional Costa Rican cuisine.  Then spend the afternoon soaking in the natural hot springs at the base of the volcano at the world famous Eco-Termales that has numerous natural hot springs and waterfalls from warm to piping hot! Soak those tired and aching muscles and breathe a sigh of "Pura Vida" relief before your guide drives you back to your accommodation safe and sound.

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Beach and Mountain ATV Tour

In this exciting tour, you explore the beautiful beaches and mountains of Guanacaste.  Explore the jungle on an ATV mountain tour. Our experienced guides will take you on a true Costa Rica adventure through the winding jungle roads and back trails of Guanacaste's famous jungle, covered mountains along Costa Rica's Pacific coast. You can stop and see breathtaking views from different elevation. The mountain areas are teaming with wildlife and if you are lucky you might see all kinds of different birds, animals, and plant species. Drive and explore the small towns in and around the area, past cantaloupe farms and when it is in season we stop at a beautiful waterfall called “Las Pilas” (early winter, late winter), during the tour we can also visit some centuries old farmhouses to see how rural Costa Ricans used to live. Costa Rica is famous for the beautiful white sand beaches. You will spend two hours exploring these beaches along the southern coastline. You will ride on the beach and can even stop for a swim or snorkel if you would like. We will also spend time winding our way on ATVs through back trails and back roads. This is a great way to get out and explore for a couple of hours in the beautiful sunshine.

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Bijagua Sloth Search and Discovery

Experience one of Guanacaste’s greatest natural wonders: sloths in their native habitat. Plus a refreshing stop at the beautiful Cortez waterfalls along the way. Located just off the Pan American Highway, you will stop at the falls, where you can dip in the natural pool, sunbathe and relish the forest beauty and refreshing running spring water, abundant even in Costa Rica's dry season. Then comes the core adventure. Driving from the driest Guanacaste lowlands at the base of majestic active volcanoes, snaking between the giant Miravalles and Tenorio volcanos, you will cross the continental divide and enter into Bijagua. Bijagua means “two waters,” and is named after the influence of the climate and the rain on the area. This is a nature hikers' paradise, replete with the biodiversity for which Costa Rica is famous. And, of course, sloths abound. They're everywhere, hanging from the trees and branches, always "smiling." Usually, mothers will be carrying their babies. Bijagua also provides the perfect climate and rainforest environment for you to come upon exotic reptiles and frogs, like the "Red Eyed Frog," “Green-and-Black Poison Arrow Frog,” ”Blue Jeans Frog” and many other examples of tropical wildlife, as well. For sloth and wildlife lovers in general, put this on your “Must-Do” list while visiting Costa Rica. After all that hiking and spotting sloths and local fauna in your rainforest exploration, why not take a break and enjoy a complimentary traditional Costa Rica buffet lunch prepared by our local chefs and cooks.

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Catamaran Snorkel & Sunset Cruise

The most popular tour in the region. Spend the afternoon sailing on one of Flamingo's famous catamarans. After sailing up the north coast, the captain will stop at one of many special anchorages where you can enjoy water sports such as a snorkeling, sea kayaking or simply playing in the ocean. A guided snorkeling tour is also available, during which you can view a myriad of marine life. While you work up an appetite the crew will prepare lunch and refreshments. Then, get ready for the light show of a lifetime as the catamaran returns to Flamingo and offers you the best seats in the house to watch as the sun disappears under the horizon. This is an all-inclusive trip, so just bring a towel, bathing suit and sunscreen.

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Diamante Animal Sanctuary Pass

Diamante's Animal Sanctuary is Guanacaste's largest, built in partnership with La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Diamante is home to the widest variety of species in one location. The habitats are designed to provide a natural setting for the animals while allowing guests to interact and enjoy up close and safe viewing. At the Sanctuary are sloths, monkeys, jaguars, toucans, and more. The sanctuary is home to a world-class wildcat habitat, butterfly observatory and both the Two- and Three-toed sloths.

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