If you're a first time visitor to Guanacaste, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in Guanacaste.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in Guanacaste.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"You can then drive up to Tamarindo past Aeropuerto Internacional Daniel Oduber Q. (LIR) and visit Playa Grande where large turtles lay their eggs in the winter but don't swim there because of the rip tide." See More
"Find out with Alamo rent a car, Budget Car Rental Liberia Guanacaste, or Thrifty Car Rental." See More
"First of all, I would suggest that you find a house for renting near Playas del Coco, Tamarindo, Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa, Conchal Hotel or surroundings." See More
"You should check out Instituto Estelar Bilingue in Liberia, Costa Rica." See More
"Ocotal Beach Resort, Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa, Del Coco Beach, among many others." See More
"I always recommend the "Gold coast" of Guanacaste, from Papagayo Peninsula in the north to Tamarindo in the south, featuring my best place to stay Las Catalinas ($$$$)." See More
"Best sunset shots as follows: Guanacaste, Manuel Antonio National Park, El Coco Beach, Plantation Key and Marco Island respectively." See More
"Tamarindo, Playa Conchal, Playa Flamingo, Del Coco Beach and Playa Hermosa." See More
"The surfing doesn't get a lot better than Matapalo Beach on the Osa Peninsula as well Playa Guiones on the southern Nicoya Peninsula in Costa Rica." See More
"Let me recommend a few beaches nearby: Flamingo Beach Resort & Spa, Ocotal Beach, Playa Conchal, Playa Grande, and El Coco." See More
"You can see great places like Tamarindo, Playa Flamingo, Rincon de la Vieja National Park, Llamos de Cortez Waterfall, and much more!" See More
"If you're an experienced surfer, you should try Witch Rock (Roca Bruja) inside of Santa Rosa National Park." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Guanacaste.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.