Playa Flamingo

"flamingo beach scenery"

Playa Flamingo is a beautiful and vibrant beach town located in the northwestern region of Costa Rica. Situated on the Pacific coast of Guanacaste province, Playa Flamingo is a very popular destination for travelers seeking sun, sand, and adventure. It is ideal for families and groups of young travelers since the beach has all the amenities and comforts you can think of in every popular beach town.

With its pristine white sand beach, crystal-clear waters, and lush tropical surroundings, it’s no surprise that Playa Flamingo has become a go-to spot for tourists from all over the world. The town is known for its vibrant nightlife, upscale resorts and restaurants, and a wide range of outdoor activities. It is the water sports enthusiasts paradise since tourists can enjoy from a wide range of activities including surfing, fishing, snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, and more.

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing getaway or an action-packed adventure, Playa Flamingo has something for everyone.


Plan your visit:

How to get there:
Since Playa Flamingo is a very popular destination in the northern Guanacaste province there are many transportation options to get to the town. If you’r coming from San Jose you can take a flight to Tamarindo and drive or take a taxi from there. Another, cheaper, option is to take the bus from San Jose to Flamingo.

Bus options from San Jose:
The bus departs from the Tralapa station in San Jose. Tel: 2258-1261. There are three departing times and the journey takes about 6 hours. The cost is $11 USD.

Departure time options from San Jose: 8am, 10:30am and 3pm
Return time options from Playa Flamingo: 2:45am, 8:30am and 3pm

From Liberia:
Go to the Liberia Terminal de buses. The buses are from Transportes La Pampa. Tel.: 2665-7530. The journey takes 2 hours and 30 minutes.

Departure time options from Liberia: 4:30am, 6am, 8am, 11am, 6pm
Return time options from Playa Flamingo: 5am, 12:30pm, 4pm



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