The 7 Best Beaches in  Costa Rica

The 7 Best Beaches in  Costa Rica

With extensive coastline on both the Pacific and Caribbean coast, you'll never run out of fun beaches to explore. The 7 best best are...

1. Playa Blanca Near Jaco

Playa Blanca has white sand and calm waters that are perfect for swimming or snorkeling

2. Manuel Antonio National Park Beaches

Arrive here early to enjoy these wildlife filled beaches all to yourself.

3. Playa Hermosa in Guanacaste

This is the perfect family friendly beach for swimming and watching the sunset.

4. Playa Uvita

From above this beach resembles a giant whale's tail

5. Playa Manzanillo

This is one of the nicest beaches on the Caribbean coast.

6. Playa Flamingo

For soft white sand and calm clear turquoise waters, this is the best beach to visit in Costa Rica.

7. Playa Montezuma

You can walk for miles on this beach and see a waterfall going into the ocean.

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