The Nicoya Peninsula is a peninsula on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. It is divided into two provinces: Guanacaste Province in the north, and the Puntarenas Province in the south. It varies from 19 to 37 miles wide and is approximately 75 miles long, forming the largest peninsula in the country. It is known for its beaches and is a popular tourist destination.
Things to Do on the Nicoya Peninsula
Scuba and Snorkeling
Nicoya Peninsula Attractions
Gulf of Nicoya
Ostional National Wildlife Refuge
Olive Ridley Sea Turtles Nesting
Barra Honda National Park
Curu Wildlife Refuge
Cabo Blanco Nature Reserve
Travel Information for Nicoya Peninsula
Climate: Dry Season: December-April, Green Season: May-November
Temperature: Average high 92°F
Bring: Beachwear, sunscreen
Don’t Miss: The beaches!