From December thru May, it is sunny with dry tropical weather and an average temperature of 86°F.
Guanacaste, located in the northwest of the country on the Pacific Ocean is known for its beautiful beaches, incredible bird watching, excellent surfing and superb snorkelling.
Choose from a selection of all inclusive hotels including the newest member to the RIU family the RIU Guanacaste, or a smaller more intimate and authentic local property such as Villas Sol or Flamingo Beach Resort where customers get to feel the real atmosphere of Costa Rica. For those customers not wanting an all inclusive option, the newly opened JW Marriott caters for those looking for high end luxury and the Hilton Papagayo has been a firm favorite of Apple Vacations customers over the years and offers excellent service and a very scenic setting. Finally those looking for the best surfing in the area should consider Barcelo Langosta Beach.
Once you have chosen your hotel why not investigate the extensive excursions and activities that this part of Costa Rica offers. Apple Vacations with Swiss Travel offer a wide variety of pre-bookable excursions to help you make the most out of your Costa Rica adventure from Canopy Tours and White Water Rafting to Arenal Volcano and shopping tours, there really is something for everyone.
Orchids bloom and toucans preen their feathers in treetops above the dense rainforest. Sun glistens over a volcanic sand beach and a troop of Howler monkeys prance from branch to branch. Costa Rica extends majestically from the Pacific Ocean to the Caribbean Sea, just 200 miles across. An Eden of almost limitless possibilities including lush emerald rainforests, volcanoes, rivers traveling through breathtaking mountains, untouched beaches and myriad natural resources protected by national parks and forest preserves. Picture yourself flying from platform to platform in a harness from the highest tree or lazing in a hot spring below Arenal Volcano. Wander beaches ranging from black volcanic pebbles to the softest of sugar-white sand. This is the eco-adventure destination you have been searching for.