Top 3 Activities for Adventurers

For everybody who likes to do extreme sports and is always looking for the next adrenaline kick, Costa Rica has many varied opportunities to offer. In general, you can choose between a great amount of further activities that can be enjoyed with family and friends but below we will list our top 3 tours promising you an unforgettable adventure at the Costa Ballena. Continue reading

Top 3 Activities for Nature Lovers

You came to Costa Rica because you love its abundant diversity of flora and fauna which is almost unique in the whole world? Now, you have some days to discover the Costa Ballena and need some advice for trips and activities? Continue reading

One-day Trip to Manuel Antonio

If you are staying in Uvita for a couple of days and would like to visit one of Costa Rica’s most popular national parks, it is very easy to plan a one-day trip to Quepos to see exotic animals and relax at the beautiful beaches. The cheapest way to go there is taking the bus. Each day you can choose between the 5:30am and the 11:40am bus, however it is recommendable to take the early one to enjoy more time in the national park. Continue reading

Beaches in Costa Ballena

Costa Ballena BeachWhat makes a great beach? The short answer is a great beach depends on what you are looking for. Costa Ballena has an inviting mix of warm, brown sandy beaches and being well informed will ensure that you will find the beach that is perfect for your sunny day. Continue reading

Whale’s Tail at the Marino Ballena National Park

whales-tale-costa-ballena (2)To walk the Whale’s Tail you can enter the Marino Ballena National Park via Bahía, located in the neighbouring town of Uvita. The tombolo, locally known as the Whale’s Tail, is a famous natural barrier reef that was created by the forces of two rivers on either side of the reef, which due to the currents has formed and maintained the shape of a whale’s tail when viewed from above. Continue reading

Playa Tortuga & Isla Garza

costa-ballena-playa-tortuga-puntarenasWhere the river mouths of the Ojochal hills meet the ocean and home to Reserva Playa Tortuga, a not for profit organization that aims at educating locals and visitorsalike about the conservation of wildlife, this beach offers a unique habitat for sea turtles. Continue reading

Playa Ventanas

Playa Ventanas 01Playa Ventanas, located at 173 km off of the Costanera, is a great spot to spend the day. Ample shade at both low and high tide is available with coconut palms lining the beach. Continue reading