Tamarindo Tourism

Tamarindo is a town and distrito located on the Nicoya Peninsula on the Northern Pacific coast of Costa Rica in the Province of Guanacaste. The district has a population of 6,869, although the town itself is about 500. It can swell to 5,000 people or more during the tourist season and during special holidays. The main attractions are surfing and eco-tourism. Towns belonging to the district besides Tamarindo are Villarreal, Santa Rosa, Garita Nueva, Hernández and San José de Pinilla.

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Planning a vacation to Tamarindo in Costa Rica? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. Tamarindo is located at a short trip away from Jaco a major city in Costa Rica. Jaco, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Costa Rica Waterfall Tours, Jaco Beach, Atv Adventure Tours Costa Rica. Popular vacation packages of Tamarindo are of 1-2 days.

Tamarindo is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Tamarindo

  • Know the pollution level of Tamarindo before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Tamarindo for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Tamarindo.

    • Burglary and Theft 83.33 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 83.33 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 66.67 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 83.33 (Very High)
    • Attacks 65 (High)
    • Drug offense 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety Index 29.41 (Low)
    • Climate Index 74.38 (High)
    • Pollution Index 51.72 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 61.11 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 17.7 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Tamarindo

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.69 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 111.43 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 51.69 USD

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