Rica has long been recognized for its World-class surfing all along
the Pacific Coast. With a wide variety of surf and breaks, Costa Rica
has something for everyone, from beginners to advanced surfers.
on the North Pacific Coast
and Jaco on the Central Pacific Coast are
the main centers for surfing. But excellent surfing can be found all
up and down the Pacific Coast year-round.
are normally very comfortable, so you should not need a wetsuit. Some
beaches are easy to access, others are not. Board rentals and instruction
are available in Tamarindo, Jaco, and at some other selected hotels
is a brief description of various surfing beaches: