Rip Tides

General Advices for the Beach

To keep the risks at the beach as low as possible, you should follow some simple advices:
Only swim in designated areas
-Watch out for rocks that might be hidden under the water surface at high tide
-Watch for broken glass
-Respect the animals living at the beach.

Rip Current


Beaches that are very known for riptides are Espatilla at Manuel Antonio, Jacó and Dominical Beach.

Riptides are responsible for about 80% of ocean drownings!