Fun in the sun is waiting for you in Costa Rica. Make your way through the top tours in Santa Teresa - Mal Pais and zoom through a forest canopy, go surfing, visit a wildlife refuge, and so much more. There are plenty of aquatic adventures waiting for you, and plenty of action on land too. What are you waiting for? Start adding awesome activities to your itinerary now!
14 Things to Do in Mal pais
Santa Teresa and Mal Pais waves are consistent year round and has become a mecca for surfers of all experience levels. The surf school "Del Soul" has been operating since 2006 and was founded by two brothers and lifetime surfers that love to share their knowledge and skills with aspiring surfers from around the globe. Whether you are a first time surfer or an intermediate surfer looking to brush up on some skills a lesson at Del Soul will be fun and educational.
2 hrsFrom $74
Take an adventurous, all-inclusive tour of the gorgeous coast of the Nicoya Peninsula. Along the way, you’ll have ample opportunity for spotting wildlife as well as relaxing in the natural beauty of Tortuga Island. This is an all-day tour—your boat departs at 9 AM from Montezuma and returns at 4 PM.
7 hrsFrom $65
On this boating trip, you’ll depart from the Nicoya Peninsula to see Tortuga Island. Peer over the hulle of the boat for the chance to see marine wildlife swimming past. You’ll also have the chance to try snorkeling and explore the island on your own.
6 hrsFrom $55
In Curu Wildlife Refuge you can walk through a variety of ecosystems including pastures, forests, rivers, beaches, and cliffs. Come here to see the intense variety of plants and animals that thrive in the Nicoya Peninsula.
5 hrsFrom $65
This is an adventure tour that introduces you to the landscape and culture of the Nicoya Peninsula. It starts with a zip line tour and ends with a visit to a bustling shopping area in the town Montezuma. Along the way, your helpful guide will be able to give you some interesting pointers for spotting wildlife, and tell you what to expect from Montezuma culture.
2 hrsFrom $45
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