fbpx

blog

Publicidad - Werbung - Advertising

The most beautiful beaches at the north of Guanacaste

Share this Blog!

Many people say that the most beautiful beaches of Costa Rica are in Guanacaste. In this blog I will tell you about the best beaches that I visited in the North of Guanacaste.

 

The beaches I have visited  are pretty close from each other, but they all look different and unique. Dark and white sands, with stones or high waves, or with calm and cristal clear water. In Guanacaste you can find everything.

We had a long weekend and decided to go to Guanacaste. We took about 4 hours from San José to Liberia. We didn´t plan what we exactly want to do, we just wanted to drive the coast down and explore the beaches.

Playa Danta and Dantita

Playa Danta

Playa Danta

Playa Danta is a little hidden. We parked at an empty parking lot and walked some meters through the forest.The beach was empty, just one couple was watching their child playing in the water. The beach is like the most beaches in Costa Rica, a very natural beach.  

A sign showed us the way to Playa Dantita which was a trail of about 1 km through the forest. It’s going up and down and at some points you can see the ocean through the trees. So you are basically just walking around a rock that seperates Playa Danta from Dantita.

Playa Penca

Playa Penca

On the way to Playa Danta and Dantita we found Playa Penca. This beach was also very quiet, just one man played with his dog in the water. Green palm trees border the white beach and the torquise water. So beautiful!

Playa Flamingo

Flamingo Sunset

Playa Flamingo is definitely one of my favourite beaches in Costa Rica. A white beach with clear water. The first time we have been there was in April, and even though this is a time when everyone is on vacation it was not that crowded and also this time in July there were not too many people. I saw just one restaurant, but they sell very delicious food and drinks. We actually came back on two nights to Playa Flamingo to eat at the restaurant while watching the sunset.

Playa Conchal

Playa Conchal Küste

Playa Conchal is a little hidden. We walked about 10 minutes at a dark beach until we reached a rock. Behind this rock is the beautiful beach of Conchal, which will take your breath away. Right behind the rock the beach starts with many white mussels. At the back you will find a beautiful white sand. Some little kids were playing in the calm water, here and there were some people snorkling and a Costa Rican family sold cold coconuts. We decided to walk a little bit more and sat down in the  warm sand. We could have stayed forever in the cristal clear water, it was a amazing!  I recommend you to come in the morning because the flood in the afternoon leaves just a little peace of the sand.

Playa Avellenas

Avellenas

In this  beach you will find more stones but it is also very beautiful. This is also the place of the famous wood bridge everyone is talking about. It’s a little shaky and actually the entrance to a hotel but everyone is allowed to walk a little bit, take photos and watch the hundreds of tiny red crabs. Fascinating!

Playa Tamarindo

Tamarindo

Tamarindo is a popular place for surfing and you can see it when you get there. This beach was crowded, especially many surfers were in the water and at the beach. There are many hotels and stores. It’s a great place for surfers because they have everything close and can spend some days in Tamarindo.

 

Jenny tells you in her blog about recommended hotels at the Pacific Coast.

All those beaches are close to each other but also so different and unique between each other. I loved it to just start driving and explore new beaches. I love natural beaches that are not too crowded, without many hotels. I can’t even decide which one I liked the most!

Have you ever been to one of these beaches or do you know other beaches in this area? Write me!

 

Do you like this article? Pin it! ;-)

beaches Guanacaste

Friday, 16 August 2019 10:54 Written by Caroline B
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Share this Blog!

Google Translate - Blog

enfrdees


Read 164 times
Share this Blog!

Publicidad - Werbung - Advertising

Caroline B

Email

Please let us know your name.
Please let us know your email address.
Please write a subject for your message.




Invalid Input
Please let us know your message.
Invalid Input

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter all the required information, indicated by an asterisk (*). HTML code is not allowed.