Operated from the following hotels: JW Marriott, Occidental Tamarindo, Westin Conchal, Tamarindo Beach Hotels, MargaritaVille Flamingo, Riu Guanacaste, Riu Palace, Occidental Papagayo, Villas Sol Playa Hermosa, Secrets Papagayo, Andaz Papagayo, Hotel W Costa Rica, Planet Hollywood and Dreams las Mareas.


Discover exquisite beaches of white sand and blue-green waters. This tour is ideal for swimming, to enjoy the calm waters, or for snorkeling as it has large areas of coral and a rich and healthy diversity of flora and fauna. It is located in the Gulf of Papagayo (Costa Rica’s North Pacific), where the continental shelf is relatively narrow, allowing the influence of coastal ocean waters. It consists of a series of bays, beaches, cliffs and estuaries that are home to important marine resources. This bay has an area of 7 km in length and just over 3 k.m wide, including a coast full of estuaries, mangroves and beaches.

It is a site where you can access beautiful, quiet and very relaxing beaches and bays. There are many places ideal for snorkeling where is common to see species such as eels, moray eels, seahorses, and even sea turtles among other species. Papagayo Gulf has many cultural indigenous cemeteries, an old and rich heritage of over 2000 years old.

Duration: 4 hours.

Approximate Pick Up Time: From 12:30 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. (depends of the hotel location).

Services Included: Boat ride, bilingual guide, snacks and snorkeling equipment.

What is recommended to bring: Light clothing, bathing suit, water shoes, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, camera and copy of passport.

Important Remarks:

  • There must be a minimum of 6 people to run this tour. Otherwise it will be canceled.
  • Not recommended for people with heart conditions or physical limitations.

Children Policy:

  • Children under 6 years old are not allowed.
  • Children from 7 to 11 years pay a child rate.
  • Children over 11 years old pay as adult.