There are many adventures and tours that you can do while in Samara. We are happy to set up adventures for you and your family during your stay. Here are some of our favorite recommendations:

  • We love Pato’s Surf School, for surf lessons and board rentals at Samara Beach. $50 gets you a lesson and a board rental for 5 days. There’s not a better way to enjoy the warm waves of Costa Rica! Total time: 1.5 hrs.
  • Ocean Sea-fari - a dolphin & snorkeling boat tour outside of Samara Bay, $56/person (+tax)- 3.5 hours
  • Horseback Riding the jungle trails or beaches of Samara; horse and guide. ($45/adult, $40/kid)
  • Ziplining at WingNuts - beautiful nature and adrenaline up in the canopy of a preserved forest looking out on Samara Bay, $65/adult & $50/child ~3 hours
  • Samara Trails – A great conservation project to restore the native vegetation of this beautiful region, 3km walk with potential for bird & animal spotting. An early morning activity. $40/person - about 3 hours
  • Seasonal Turtle tours, Depending on the time of year, you can participate in a early morning or late night turtle excursion to see hatchings or egg laying phenomenon.

Children under 4 are free, Price ranges $50-$75 depending on the location of the tour.

  • Half day fishing trips! Ask Johannah for more details.
  • Family fishing and snorkel half day trip, for 2 to 6 people $450 includes gear, drinks and snacks
  • Sunset Cruise, just what you would imagine, cruising into the sunset on a large cataran boat, includes cocktails, beverages and snacks. Mini 6pax.
  • Ask our team onsite for their favorite activities too, like low-tide snorkeling, or coastal day trips and more.

We can pre-arrange these adventures for you, or we can arrange them once you arrive and settle into your vacation mode. To set up adventures before your arrival, please email Villas Espavel GM, Johannah Waite here.