Plenty of things to do in Playa Matapalo Quepos Costa Rica! Here follows a brief overview of activities in Matapalo beach; please contact us for further information and tour planning.
Things to do at Playa Matapalo Quepos Costa Rica
Relax on the beach
The beach is the main attraction here; sunbath, swim, watch sunsets, make beach walks…
Surfing/ Body boarding
Playa Matapalo is a great place to surf and body board. Board rental is available and we also have an excellent surf instructor here in Playa Matapalo (he speaks both English and Spanish). So have some fun in the water, whether you are an experienced surfer or when trying it for the first time. Attention! This article is not about the famous surf beach ‘Cabo Matapalo’ which is also located in the Costa Rican province of Puntarenas. Cabo Matapalo lies further south from us on the Osa Peninsula. Our Playa Matapalo is located in the canton of Quepos (near the city with the same name) in Puntarenas Costa Rica.
Horseback riding tour
The horseback riding tour of Claudia is highly rated. It is much more than just sitting on the back of a horse. Claudia will teach you many interesting things about the plants and wildlife of this stunning natural area (she speaks Spanish, German and English).
Wildlife watching/ photographing
You do not have to go to a park and pay entrance; at Matapalo beach you can just walk around and spot awesome wildlife as; capuchin monkeys, two-toad sloths, tree-toad sloths, turtles, toucans, frogs, lizards and more… Also keep an eye on the ocean, dolphins are spotted frequently and during whale watching season it can happen that the whales pay Playa Matapalo a visit.
Yoga lessons are frequently given at Playa Matapalo Costa Rica.