We operate our charters out of Bahia de Potrero and Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica. We service Playa Flamingo, Potrero Beach, Playa Conchal, Tamarindo, Playa Grande, Playa Negra, Playa Avellanas, Playas del Coco, The Riu Resort and all the areas in between.
Apart from offering fantastic sailing adventures, we can recommend other things to do in the area. There are many people doing surf lessons, kayak tours, zip lining, horse back riding and other tours. We recommend companies that we have had good experiences in the past with.
Costa Rica is a great place to learn to surf! There are lessons for beginners to advanced surfers.
Surf lessons will include you getting undivided attention to technique and safety and two hours of experienced surf lessons. Lessons include personal instruction, board rentals and transportation to and from the surf. Some areas will have extra transport fee.
STAND UP PADDLE BOARDING
SUPing is the new craze here in Costa Rica. Almost anyone can do it and become good at it in very little time.
We can recommend tours and lessons. No experience needed and families welcomed.
In our area we have over 120 kilometers of world-class coastal single-track mountain bike and hiking trails with scenic ocean views. We can organize rentals and tours. Also, visit our friends at Pura Vida Ride
Costa Rica has become a mecca for healthy living including many yoga retreats. For some of these options visit: http://www.costarica-yoga-retreats.com/
HORSE BACK RIDING
Free or Almost Free Things to do near Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica
Llano de Cortez- A stunning waterfall about 1.5 hours away. If your plans take you in or around Liberia consider Llano de Cortez Waterfalls. You will need a car.
There are many stunning beaches in the area and for different reasons. Here is a list of our favorite:
- Playa Danta- Best beach for a Sunday afternoon with the family, great restaurant & play area for the kids
- Playa Flamingo- Best beach to watch the sunset
- Playa Conchal- Best beach for beach combing
- Playa Piratas- Best quiet and private beach
- Playa Tamarindo- Best busy beach, great for having a cold beer at one of the many restaurants and for people watching
- Playa Grande- Best beach for watching surfers
- Playa Negra- Great Restaurants
- Playa Avellenas- Lazy afternoons and Lola’s famous Restaurant for their beach pig.
We can also recommend some waterfalls and great restaurants in the area, just ask for directions.
For those of you who would like to spend more time in the area and giving of your time and energy while you do, we have several organizations that we can recommend. Geneva is the volunteer coordinator for the La Paz Community School, our local IB, non-profit, dual-language school. For more information about the volunteer program, please visit:
CEPIA stands for Culture, Education and Psychology for Infants and Adolescents and is a Costa Rican non-profit organization that seeks to promote culture, health, sports and education for children and teenagers and their families from poor backgrounds in the communities of Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Since 2005.
Angel Del Arbol
In our efforts to reach out to children and families in Guanacaste, Costa Rica living in poverty, we hope not only to enhance their quality of life during the holiday season by providing food, clothing, household necessities, and toys, but additionally to aid in providing them with the tools, materials, and contacts to support them throughout the year in their continued education and outreach programs.
PLACES TO STAY
Casa Las Brisas
Playa Flamingo has so many beautiful accommodation options to choose from and Casa Las Brisas is one of them. This oceanview property is located on the prestigious North Ridge of Flamingo, Costa Rica, directly above Playa Flamingo and features 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, a newly renovated gourmet kitchen, private pool with stone waterfall and jacuzzi surrounded by lush, tropical gardens. Head over to Casa Las Brisas for availability and reservations.