Costa Rica beach vacations offer visitors a variety of coastal experiences, from the secluded south Pacific shores to the vivacious Caribbean coast with the distinctive Rasta culture. Frequently described as the most lovely and fabulous in the world, the scenery of the Costa Rica beaches span over a huge selection of landscapes, such as shores of strewn with stone and grass, others lined with palms, and still others gathered in lush vegetation.
Unique and colorful is the name of the quality of beaches found in Costa Rica, which range through a spectrum of colors, including black, pink, gold, gray, and white. Visitors can look forward to a wide selection of accommodations that will provide ideal Costa Rica beach vacations for travelers of all interests and desires, whether it’s a few days of quietude in a vacation rental, tons of amenities and activities at the fingertips at a happening resort, or an affordable week with friends at an inexpensive hostel. Activities on Costa Rica beach vacations are limitless, and whatever types of entertainment are preferable, there is always something to appeal to everyone. From sport fishing and surfing to swimming and horseback riding to just relaxing on the beach or a yacht, Costa Rica is an exceptional destination for just about every traveler. Gandoca Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge, on the southern Caribbean coast, is considered to host the most beautiful beach in the country. Other well known beaches, called playas, include Playa Ballena, Playa Blanca, Playa Zancudo, Montezuma, Playa Conchal, Playa Santa Teresa, and Playa Flamingo.