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Things to do in Santa Teresa

Island
Tortuga Island , Puntarenas
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Relax or get active on the tropical island of Tortuga Island. Take a boat ride by yourself or as part of a day tour, and enjoy the picturesqu
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Beach
Playa Santa Teresa , Santa Teresa
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Take a trip to Playa Santa Teresa, an attractive and popular part of the coast. The sandy expanse offers a wide space for relaxation and recr
Tours from $61
Horseback Riding Tour
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Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Santa Teresa village is on top of the perfect places to learn how to surf in Costa Rica. Playa Hermosa spot is the best sand bar beach to catch a wave in the area. In addition to the tropical water and good waves, enjoy the good weather, discover the exuberant nature and recharge energy on your vacation
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Waterfall
Montezuma Falls , Montezuma
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Take a steep but reasonably speedy 20-minute hike up the river, observing small water features, until you reach the majestic Montezuma Falls,
Tours from $426
National Park
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The Cabo Blanco Absolute Natural Reserve is a Nature Reserve of Costa Rica, part of the Tempisque Conservation Area in the province of Puntar

Santa Teresa

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Beaches · Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing · Stand-Up Paddleboarding
A coastal getaway popular with surfers and young travelers, Santa Teresa spreads out from the beach and the main coastal road to a ring of newer developments on the surrounding hills. The surf here attracts pros and beginners alike, while the beaches offer ample room to soak up the sun and scenery. Linked by the coastal road to a number of other towns great and small, vacations in Santa Teresa allow for a good level of mobility allowing for numerous day trips and excursions. Plan my day in Costa Rica using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

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Places to visit with Santa Teresa

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Where to stay in Santa Teresa

Accommodations in Santa Teresa jostle for space on the beachfront, with a wealth of budget hotels, lodges, and surf clubs providing easy beach access and views over the water. Competition keeps prices low, although it's worth reserving your room well in advance to avoid disappointment. Almost any option you choose will be either on or just off the main coastal road running through town.
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