Central Peninsula activities, tickets and more

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Samara Ocean Seafari Tour Whale and Dolphin Watching

Have you ever seen a dolphin or a whale in its natural habitat? Why not do it in Samara Beach, Costa Rica? Samara's region is gifted with warm, crystal clear waters which are considered the ideal home to many schools of Bottle Nose and Spotted Dolphins. It is also a migratory route of Humpback Whales heading south for birthing season at certain times of the year. After sighting these amazing creatures, you will snorkel to find even more variety of sea life!
$60
3.5 hours
Water Sports

Samara to Chora Island Ocean Kayak and Snorkeling Day Trip

What better way to spend your day than kayaking to a deserted white sand beach? This is one of the most popular tours to Chora Island just in front of Samara Beach. After an eased and calm trip through Samara’s water over to Chora Island, you are free to snorkel with tropical fish from the region with our guide, or bathe in crystal clear waters, or simply lay down and take in the sunlight!
$50
3 hours
Outdoor Activities

Samara Trails Including Werner Sauter Biological Reserve

Samara Trails wants you to feel, breathe and experience the unique tropical dry forest. Here you will learn about the native plants and animals from Guanacaste, as well as the rich and interesting history of the native people who inhabited the land long before the time of Columbus. A hike you can't miss out if you are around the area!
$40
2.5 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

DOLPHINS WATCHING TOUR

Enjoy a 3,5h boat tour with snorkeling includes! Friendly family tour, this tour is perfect for all ages. It's your chance to watch wild dolphins, turtles and even whales (seasonal). Beverages and snacks are provided.
$50
3.5 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

Liberia Airport Taxi to Samara

Enjoy a reliable Liberia airport taxi service to Samara Beach accommodations that will take around one hour once you get picked up. Your driver will have a sign with your name on a board waiting for you right outside the main front doors. Once you meet at the airport, the driver will check your reservation and tell you how long the ride will take. Also if you need to stop at grocery stores to buy things for your vacation or to stop to go use restrooms is allowed as there is flexibility on each service, All private transfer services are carried out on fairly new minibuses with good rooms for your luggage and comfort.
$150
2 hours
Water Sports

Ocean Kayak and Snorkeling to Chora Island

The starting point for this adventure is south of Sámara beach, a place known for its low swell, after approximately 25 minutes paddling through the calm waters and enjoying the scenery leaving the coast behind, we will arrive at Chora Island, you can rest while observe iguanas, raccoons, crabs which are common in this place.The guide will give you the indications to start exploring the surroundings of this natural sanctuary safely, snorkeling in this place offers surprises every day; You will see different types of fish such as puffer fish, rainbow fish, and if you have good luck you can observe turtles. Before returning you can enjoy snacks usually made up of delicious tropical fruits, water and juices. Some tour operators include a beer at the end.
$45
3 hours
Classes & Workshops

Surfing Lessons with certified Instructor

Samara is the perfect town for surfing lessons. According to the tides our certified instructor will help you with your surfing skills! Safety goes first so our instructor has years of experience also is also certified by ISA surf association and local guide as well.
$60
2 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Lets Get Local

Do you wonder how real Costa Rican families live? Would you like to taste our typical soup, make tortillas on a fogón, drink coffee and eat fruit grown before your eyes? Combine this with a swim in a waterfall and you will see that life in Costa Rica is both simple and wonderful
$105
8 hours
Outdoor Activities

Inshore Fishing Trip

Inshore fishing : golden fish, red snapper, black and yellow fin tuna and much more. Our captains and guides are locals with experiences fishing.
$360
4 hours
Outdoor Activities

Mangrove Kayak

Enjoy an exiting tropical jungle experience over the gentle waters of Ora River, 6 miles down the river is perfect for nature lovers. Surrounded by wonderful birds such as herons, egrets and roseate spoonbills. Also monkeys, iguanas and luxuriant vegetation. Perfect for all ages!!
$50
4 hours