Santa Teresa Beach Nicoya Peninsula
The long, undulating beach of Santa Teresa is one of Costa Rica’s most beautiful spots. Light beige, white and grey sand glitters with crushed shells and sea glass, interspersed with rocky tide pools. Coconut palms and Pacific Almond trees provide soothing shade from the hot sun. Santa Teresa is one of the most popular surfing beaches in all of Costa Rica. Other favourite activities include sea kayaking, stand up paddling, horseback riding, fishing tours, canopy zip lines, mountain biking, long beach walks and relaxing in hammocks. The town of Santa Teresa is quite cosmopolitan with many different nationalities residing here and operating restaurants, shops and hotels.