Welcome to Playas Pochote & Tambor

These two mangrove-backed, gray-sand beaches are protected by Bahía Ballena, the largest bay on the southeastern peninsula, and are surrounded by small fishing communities. In the past 15 years, the area has slowly developed as a resort destination, but for the most part, Pochote and Tambor are mellow, authentic Tico beaches, providing plenty of opportunities for hiking, swimming, kayaking and even whale-watching... Read More

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