Costa Rica has an abundance of warm weather activities and vacation things to do. Try your hand at white water rafting on our wild and scenic rivers. Or, if you prefer, try river kayaking or ocean kayaking. Whatever class of river you want to run, you'll find it here in Costa Rica.
Warm water surfing is great in Costa Rica! Leave your wet suit at home and enjoy our tropical water, beach breaks, reef breaks, point breaks, and river mouth breaks at any one of many spots on the Pacific or Caribbean side.
Wind surfing champions have called Costa Rica's Lake Arenal area one of the world's top five wind surfing spots! There, you can enjoy 29 mile rides across the lake.
While deep sea fishing along the Pacific Coast from the Gulf of Papagayo to Golfito, anglers will find some of the best blue water and inshore fishing in the world. Sailfish, Marlin, roosterfish, mahi-mahi, yellow-fin tuna, grouper and wahoo are among the common game fish. And, fresh water fishing at Lake Arenal and others could net you a local rainbow bass. If you like to SCUBA dive or snorkel, Costa Rica has an incredible underwater variety of species to view. The warm, nutrient rich water is home to an abundance of fish and sea life.