Playa Flamingo

Playa Flamingo is a beautiful town with an amazing beach. Though it is a small town there is a lot to do. On this page you can find everything from free information on where to eat to where to rent a jet ski. You can also find some local activites and adventures to really experience Costa Rica. 

Explore Playa Flamingo

Playa Flamingo may be small but you will never run out of fun things to do during your stay here.

Eat and Drink Playa Flamingo

Playa Flamingo is full of amazing places to sit on the beach and watch the sunset while you eat delicious fresh food and a cold beverage.


There are endless activities for everyone. Check out our very popular ATV tours.

Transportation Playa Flamingo

If you need to go anywhere from Playa Flamingo we can get you there in comfortable and

Yoga and Exercise Playa Flamingo

Get active in Playa Flamingo. We have a lot of different options for yoga and exercise.

  • Body Scrubs and Wraps

    Relax and rejuvenate with a body scrub or body wrap. Take time to take care of your body and mind. Pick from the different types of scrubs and wraps to get the best experience.    ...
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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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  • Discovery SCUBA Diving

    There's a world of underwater adventures out there waiting for you!  Have you always wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? If you want to try scuba diving, but aren’...
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  • Facials

    Brighten your skin and day with a facial. Choose from our multiple styles of facials for the perfect one for your skin:   Mini Facial Vitamin C Peel Deep Cleaning Scrub Aloe H...
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Find activities

Here are some popular activites that you might want to check out during your stay in Playa Flamingo

Bike Rental

Get Pura Vida on this vacation forget renting a car, all you need is a bike. You can rent a beach or a mountain bike. Explore the beaches or find hidden mountain trails, or just use it to get to the store or restaurants. You can rent these bikes by the day or week. We also have a tag along child bike and children's bikes so the whole family can enjoy the ride. 

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Casado Lunch and ATV Tour

For a real Costa Rican beach front culinary treat why not try a Casado for lunch while on your ATV tour. A casado is a Costa Rican meal using rice, black beans, plantains, salad, a tortilla, and an optional entrée that may include chicken, beef, pork, fish and so on. They are Pura Vida's answer to fast food and also another one of our most popular ATV tours. Costa Rica is famous for the beautiful white sand beaches. You will spend two hours exploring these beaches along the coastline. You will ride on the beach and can even stop for a swim if you would like. We will also spend time  winding your way on ATVs through back trails and back roads. This is a great way to get out and explore for a couple hours in the beautiful sunshine. During this tour we will stop at a local restaurant to try the typical Costa Rican dish called casado. This tour is a great way to have a unique and authentic experience. 

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Daily Hike

Get out and active in nature. Hike through the beautiful mountains of Guanacaste in an area called Rincon Largo. This area does not have a lot of traffic and it will feel as though its just you and the wilderness. Look around to see the beautiful and diverse wildlife of Costa Rica. You will hike up to the best lookout in Playa Flamingo where you can see for miles. This hike happens twice a day one for sunrise and one for sunset.

Jet Ski + ATV Tour

Be adventurous! Two hours of ATVs, two hours of Jet Skis, and lots of sensational vistas and beaches. Explore the back roads of Guanacaste's rugged terrain with us for two exciting hours. Hop on your ATV and ride to an elevation of over 1,200 feet to enjoy spectacular views. Take pictures and see the top of the world. Then, ride down the mountain, choosing beginner, medium or advanced trails to the sea level. Now you'll start exploring the coastline for which Costa Rica is deservedly famous. Stop at beaches that are only accessible by ATV and enjoy a variety of different types of geography, wildlife and plant life unique to each location. Next, you'll ride your ATV right up to the beach and hop on a waiting jet ski at either Playa Potrero or Playa Flamingo. The jet ski portion of your tour comprises two enticing hours, allowing you to: explore the Pacific Ocean: visit gorgeous beaches only accessible by sea: hug the coastline and have the option of snorkeling at locations specially chosen for your group by your guide. Don't feel like driving? Ride along as a tandem passenger on this activity. Suggested Checklist: Closed-toe footwear Sunglasses  Swimwear Sunscreen Bug spray 

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Lobster 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 Pacific coastline where we will take you to an elevation of 1,240 feet and you can see for miles! Spend some time exploring the mountains and beaches of Guanacaste's Pacific Coastline visiting multiple beaches and select snorkel spots. Then park your ATV on Conchal Beach while we prepare a delicious lobster barbecue for your party. Or, perhaps, you prefer Red Snapper? Let us know in advance and we will have it waiting: (BBQ included. Menu: Grilled Lobster, Drinks).

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Panga Fishing and Snorkeling ATV Tour

This amazing two part tour can either start with fishing and snorkeling or with ATVing around the beaches local to the area. Costa Rica is famous for its beautiful white sand beaches. You will spend two hours exploring these beaches along the Pacific coastline by ATV. You can ride on the beach and can even stop for a swim 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 the area experiencing the real Guanacaste. Next hop off your ATVs and onto the boat where you will enjoy snorkeling & sport fishing. Up to 6 people can share a Panga Fishing Boat, in Playa Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica. We can also bring along snorkel gear for swimming and snorkeling along the way. The beaches around Flamingo are some of the most beautiful and secluded beaches you will ever see, your captain and deck mate will select the best snorkel spot of the day judging the wind and sea conditions for the clearest views possible. The volcanic lava reefs in the area are filled with a multitude of reef fish and sea urchins, star fish and anenomes. you might see turtles, rays and/or puffer fish. After a light snack and refreshments you can fish around the outer islands off of Flamingo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica or you might visit the Catalinas Islands as well.

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Reef Snorkeling and ATV Tour

Guanacaste has some of the finest snorkeling in the world. Experience marine wildlife at its best while your guide keeps an eye on your belongings for you. Spend two fun filled hours exploring and snorkeling at beautiful beaches accessible only by ATV. See different beaches and let us take you on a guided snorkeling tour at one of our few "secret spots" along the coast. (Snorkel gear included). On the North coast and South Coast from Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica there are a number of habitats where you can see many different types of marine life such as the Olive Ridley Sea Turtle, Manta Rays, Puffer Fish, Star Fish Parrot fish and many more.

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Stand Up Paddle Board Rental

Paddel Boarding in the beautiful bay of Potreo is a great way to spend the afternoon playing with family and friends or relaxing alone. Paddle around and try to adventure out to one of the islands. Once you get out onto the calm water try some relaxing yoga. Its harder than you might think. 

Zip-Line Canopy ATV Tour

Fly through the air from tree top to tree top then ATV down the ancient donkey trail to sea level to visit sun drenched beaches on Guanacaste's Pacicific coast. Hands down one of the best Guanacaste tours you can find. Choose you own adventure! With this special tour you are able to choose exactly how you want to fill your 4 hours of activities. The first choice you get to make is whether you want to take our amazing original zip-line tour of 11 zip-lines and three hanging bridges, all with gorgeous views. Or if you are an adrenaline junkie you may want to choose our extreme zip-line tour option. This option includes radical attractions from our tarzan swing to superman ziplines. Once you have chosen which zip-line course you would like to take you now need to decide how to spend the next 2 hours of your day. Are you a beach enjoyer or a mountain explorer? If you are here to see the beautiful beaches of Costa Rica then you can choose our beach enjoyer option. With this option we will take you to private beaches that are only accessible by ATV. However if you are a mountain explorer, ride through Guanacaste's mountains and view the authentic Guanacaste region. 

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