Best Things To Do in Tamarindo, Costa Rica

Whether you're visiting Tamarindo for a few days or are a localite, Tamarindo is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Tamarindo. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Tamarindo. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Tamarindo. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Tamarindo keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Tamarindo listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Tamarindo which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Tamarindo will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Tamarindo recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Tamarindo

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Tamarindo that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 21 Things To Do in Tamarindo
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    Esplendor Tamarindo Image
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    Tags: Beach

    Address: 200m al E y 800 m al N Del Bco. Ncal. De Tamarindo Guanacaste CR Tamarindo Provincia de Guanacaste CR, Provincia de Guanacaste, Tamarindo, Costa Rica

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Esplendor Tamarindo is the perfect place for the tropical dream holiday complete with beautiful beaches, lovely sunsets and lots of relaxation. Unwind by the pool with a cocktail from their bar or jum...Read more

  2. #2 of 21 Things To Do in Tamarindo
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    Bamboo Sushi Club

    Tags: Restaurant

    Address: 152, Calle San Javier, Provincia de Guanacaste, Villareal, Costa Rica

    Timings: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Located amid the lush green plantation, the jungle themed Bamboo Sushi Club is a perfect place to enjoy traditional Japanese fare along with the regional fare. The wooden ceiling and flooring, polishe...Read more

  3. #3 of 21 Things To Do in Tamarindo
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    Gallo Fino

    Tags: Restaurant

    Address: Calle Central, Provincia de Guanacaste, Tamarindo, 50309, Costa Rica

    Timings: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    The serene outdoor set up gives way to a beautiful interior in Gallo Fino, the sea facing restaurant. You will get right ambience to enjoy a live barbeque along with other mouth-watering delicacies li...Read more

  4. #4 of 21 Things To Do in Tamarindo
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    Address: Guanacaste Province, Tamarindo, Costa Rica

    Timings: 08:00 am - 01:00 pm Details
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    Eduardo Palacios

    Best place to have breakfast in tamarindo! Excellent traditional menu with other options to make a great experience to begin your day

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  5. #5 of 21 Things To Do in Tamarindo
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    Address: Guanacaste Province, Tamarindo, Costa Rica

    Timings: 06:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  6. #6 of 21 Things To Do in Tamarindo
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    Address: 152, Provincia de Guanacaste, Tamarindo, Costa Rica

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    Fernando Almeida

    What a nice week with Marco and Lydia ! Everyday we had surf on supboard really new with very good paddles or early morning ou afternoon! ! Do not hesitate !

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  7. #7 of 21 Things To Do in Tamarindo
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    Address: Calle Principal, Tamarindo Guanacaste, Provincia de Guanacaste, Tamarindo, Guanacaste, 1000, Costa Rica

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
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    Zachary Gleeson

    This place is AWESOME! The staff here is very friendly and the business process was very simple. I had Mateo as my instructor and he was very energetic, patient and helpful. He went through everything...

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  8. #8 of 21 Things To Do in Tamarindo
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    Address: 9 calle corona (entre La Baula y Dragonfly), Provincia de Guanacaste, Tamarindo, 50903, Costa Rica

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details
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    Papi Bakalov

    Great new spot in Tamarindo. The staff was very polite and helpful. The room was brand new and had everything you might need . Overall a great experience.

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  9. #9 of 21 Things To Do in Tamarindo
    Restaurante Y Pizzeria Porto Fino Beach Image
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    Address: Calle Central, Provincia de Guanacaste, Tamarindo, Costa Rica

    Timings: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
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    Tim Ellis

    Told us it wss 2 for 1 happy hour but charged full price for drinks. When asked about it they gave us a line of BS. Didn't fight about it, just won't ever return.

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Activities And Tours

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