Playas del Coco, Costa Rica: Travel Guide for First Time Visitors

Is this beach town worth visiting?

This is a great spot to stay in the province of Guanacaste because there is so much to do nearby.

Playas del Coco at a Glance

Playas del Coco is conveniently located less than an hour away from the Liberia International Airport in the Guanacaste Region of the country. 

Where is Coco?

There are plenty of fun things to do in this area. Our favorite activities are...

The Best Things to Do in Playas del Coco

The sun sets year round between 5:30 and 6pm. It is almost always beautiful. Head to the beach to enjoy!

Enjoy the Sunset

There are several great diving companies in Coco offering day dives or even PADI certifications.

Go Diving

We love taking a catamaran tour because it usually also includes food, drinks, and snorkeling.

Take a Catamaran Tour

The downtown area is filled with several great shops, restaurants, and bars.

Explore the Downtown

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