Snorkeling in Playa Coco/Playa Hermosa – Guancaste Costa Rica

There's nothing more that I love to do while on vacation than snorkeling. Being out on the water gives you a completely different perspective than being on land. For our trip to Playa Hermosa and Playa Coco, we booked a full day snorkeling excursion so we would have the most time possible both in the water and on the boat.

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Debating which area in Costa Rica to visit? Dominical vs. Guanacaste

While Costa Rica is a relatively small country, comparing in size to West Virginia or Denmark, it is home to a variety of different landscapes and terrain. What you experience in the southern part of the country is vastly different than the northern terrain.

Snorkeling in Dominical, Costa Rica

on the boat in Costa Rica

The snorkeling in Costa Rica could rival any other major snorkeling destinations in the world. The crystal clear, pristine waters make it easy to join the underwater world and swim surrounded by colorful fish.  After cutting through the waves and the water, we reached our first snorkeling spot. After gearing up, we jumped in and were not disappointed by the variety of different fish and underwater life we were able to see. After a what seemed like 5 minutes, but was more like 30, we climbed back aboard to race off to the next destination. 

Monkeys, Lizards and Rip Tides

Our adventure had begun. We spent our first full day in Domincalito, Costa Rica soaking up the sun and enjoying the gorgeous view in our tropical oasis. Our infinity pool offered views of the rainforest and crashing waves in the ocean. We quickly learned that we were not alone in the jungle when howler monkeys … Continue reading Monkeys, Lizards and Rip Tides