Tamarindo Beach, Tamarindo

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Enjoy the wide, golden sands of Tamarindo Beach and watch as surfers take on the waves. Pop into one the beach bars to enjoy a cold drink, or check out what the vendors are peddling. If you’re interested in learning to surf, the beach provides easy going waves, perfect for beginners. Sun loungers and umbrellas are available for hire, but you might miss out on them unless you arrive early; consider bringing your own sun protection, as there's no natural shade at the beach. If you arrive at the right time, you can also enjoy a famous sunset from the shore. Put Tamarindo Beach and other Tamarindo attractions into our Tamarindo travel itinerary planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • August 16, 2017
    Tamarindo is a beach for surf ideal for those who practice it, in the center you can find variety of restaurants from normal to high prices, bars, clothes and souvenirs shop, is very nice, quiet until some time the part of the trade.
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  • August 16, 2017
    During our 2-week trip, we visited nearly ten beaches, and Tamarindo was probably the lease impressive of them. It's quite crowded and difficult to find a spot with shade. There are chairs on the beac...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Disclosure that this was not my thing. Beautiful beach situated next to an estuary that you can explore by boat day rental (lots available) for about $35 per person. The beach itself is ok for surfing...  more »

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